Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Eric Church Badly Cuts His Finger



Eric Church Badly Cuts His Finger
When Eric Church opened for George Strait a few months ago the night before he severely cut his finger getting a toy out for his 2-year-old. It had a wire tie, so he took a super sharp pocket knife and in cutting the tie the blade went into his finger to the bone. Rather than go to emergency, his father-in-law had Eric dip his finger into kerosene for an hour then he super-glued it back together.

Justin Moore’s Taking Some Time Off 
Justin Moore’s taking some time off after he wraps his tour this weekend. His third child is due in July and he’s also looking forward to spending time at their new beach house in Destin, FL.

Miranda Lambert Wants to Add Belts + Bags
Miranda Lambert launched her own line of shoes last December and she admits that could be just the beginning. She also wants to have handbags and belts one day.

Keith Urban Cuts Hair Even Shorter 
Looks like Keith Urban’s gone and cut his hair even shorter as he posted a photo to Twitter yesterday. There’s still some long hair over his face, but the back is really short now.

Chris Young is Country's Sexiest
Country Weekly readers have chosen Chris Young as country’s Hottest Bachelor for 2014.

Brett Eldredge on Dog Talk
Finally - Brett Eldredge tweets, “it's always weird to watch people talk to their dog and then respond back to themselves in a weird high pitch "dog voice"...

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Luke Bryan's Son in Big Trouble



Luke Bryan's Son in Big Trouble
Yesterday, Luke Bryan's son Bo took black and red sharpies and wrote on every white key of their piano. Luke was able to clean it off with rubbing alcohol and he made Bo help him.

Lady A’s Dave Haywood Daddy-To-Be 
Congrats to Lady A’s Dave Haywood as his wife Kelli’s expecting their first child, a boy in Sept.

Dierks Bentley's Wife Runs Boston Marathon
Dierks Bentley was at the Boston Marathon yesterday to cheer his wife on. Cassidy finished in just over 3 ½ hours and it was just 6-months ago that she had her son Knox.

Kacey Musgraves on Her Music 
Kacey Musgraves is in ELLE magazine sharing thoughts on her music, she says, “the fact the things I sing about are even considered controversial in this day and age is really sad.”

Dolly Parton Gets Large Tab Paid in Full 
Dolly Parton and friends were dining in Nashville recently at a new place so they ordered one of everything on the menu. But when they were done eating, they got no tab because rocker Jack White was there too, he saw them and paid it. Dolly said it had to be outrageous because the restaurant was so expensive!

David Nail's Hair Has "Reached the End"
Finally – the next time you see David Nail, don't be surprised if he’s changed his current hairstyle. He says, "I think it's reached the end of its road and I’m growing it back out."

Monday, April 21, 2014

Keith Urban Seen at Fatburger



Keith Urban Seen at Fatburger
Keith Urban was seen in Nashville this weekend at the Fatburger drive-thru.

Dierks Bentley Plays Intimate Show for 150
Just seen at bluegrass club, Station Inn, an intimate Dierks Bentley show for 150 that included a duet with Kacey Musgraves. Dierks says Station Inn’s where everything got started for him years ago.

Darius Rucker Chats With Dan Rather Tonite 
Darius Rucker sits down with Dan Rather for an hour-long chat tonight and you can find out more at axs.tv.

Glen Campbell’s Move Painful for Family
Glen Campbell’s family says they made the decision to move him to a memory care facility because they couldn’t keep him safe at home. They brought him back the other day for a family dinner and his wife Kim says, “you have to watch him every second. He’ll drink dish soap and olive oil and he'll pick up knives and won't give them up.”

Kevin Sharp Died Saturday
Finally – Kevin Sharp had a #1 hit in 96 with ‘Nobody Knows,’ he died Saturday at 43 from past stomach surgery complications due to cancer. He was also married to Neal McCoy’s wife’s sister. The family asks that any memorial donations be made to the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Garth’s Long Reign Ends



Garth’s Long Reign Ends
The long reign of Garth’s ‘Friends In Low Places’ as the sixth-inning anthem at Kansas City’s Kauffman Stadium is over. The Royals are having a contest to find a new one and so far Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin’ has beat out Garth. The contest ends in June.

David Nail Trades With Luke Bryan 
David Nail chose Luke Bryan to trade places with for a day because Luke made 23 million last year. David said, “with my wife’s shopping problem that could make things a lot easier.”

Eric Church 'The Outsiders' in Vinyl Saturday
Eric Church will release a double vinyl version of ‘The Outsiders’ Saturday that inlcudes two bonus tracks and an exclusive poster. 

Thomas Rhett on Torn ACL
Thomas Rhett told me in high school he tore his ACL playing soccer and today he still can't bend that knee as well as the other one. 

Trisha Yearwood’s Nickname for her Husband
Trisha Yearwood’s band calls her mini tour the T.M.I. Tour because of all the personal information she shares. One thing she does reveal is she calls Garth Mr. Yearwood.

Randy Houser Wants Garth's Life
Finally - Randy Houser choose Garth to trade places with for a day saying, “that way I could decide if I ever wanted to do anything ever again or not.”

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Dierks Bentley Wants to Trade With Chesney



Dierks Bentley Wants to Trade With Chesney
If he could trade places for a day with another country star, Dierks Bentley picked Kenny Chesney saying, “because he has an island and with three kids now, the only water I ever see is my backyard kiddy pool.”

Jake Owen Gets New Retro Corvette
Jake Owen just bought a C7 Stingray Corvette. It’s very retro - white with red and black leather interior.

Brad Paisley on 'Two and a Half Men' Finale 
Brad Paisley will guest on the season finale of ‘Two and a Half Men,’ May 8 so will his wife, Kimberly, who recently joined the cast.

Glen Campbell Moved to Alzheimer’s Facility
78 year-old Glen Campbell was moved into an Alzheimer’s facility late last week. They won’t say yet if the move is permanent but I’m guessing it is.

Martina McBride’s Beatles Fan Husband
Martina McBride’s husband John has more Beatles artifacts, albums, tapes and pictures than Ringo himself. John has the original tape of the very first Beatles recording plus the original notes. With certain albums, he has a hundred copies of each.

Rascal Flatts Nashville Nickname
Finally – some may not know that around Nashville, Rascal Flatts have always been called, The Flatts.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Kenny Chesney’s in the Studio



Kenny Chesney’s in the Studio Right Now
Kenny Chesney’s in the studio working on his next album and he says he can't wait for everyone to hear the new music.

If Dierks Bentley's Cell Phone Could Talk
Dierks Bentley knows having Luke Bryan’s number in his cell phone thrills many teenage girls but Dierks said he promises he’ll never give Luke’s number out.

Jay's Daughter Will go on Tour Next Month
When Rascal Flatts kick off their Rewind tour next month, Jay DeMarcus will occasionally have his 3-year-old daughter Maddie along and says, "I'm really excited for her to see what daddy does and she’s also old enough to where she kinda gets it now.”

Miranda Lambert Says Pay For Photo
In case you run into Miranda Lambert out and about, she will only let you pose with her for a photo if you donate to her Mutt Nation charity.

Why Shay Ditched the Family Farm 
Shay from Dan + Shay was born and raised on a farm in Arkansas where he had to wake up every morning at 4 a.m. to milk cows. He says, “as soon as I graduated high school, I was out of there.”

Faith Hill's Secret on Great Southern Supper 
Finally - Faith Hill says a true Southern supper always involves a seasoned cast iron skillet.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Kenny Chesney Seen at Smoothie King



Luke Bryan’s Quite the Gentleman
Luke Bryan’s wife Caroline says they first met at Georgia Southern University. They hung out as friends then she was the one to kiss him first because she says, “Luke was so scared of making a girl feel uncomfortable, he wouldn’t cross that line.”

Kenny Chesney Seen at Smoothie King
Kenny Chesney just spotted in a T-shirt and ballcap at Smoothie King in the Belle Meade area of Nashville. Store employees say Kenny’s there a lot and he’s always nice.

Tyler Hubbard Gets a Puppy 
Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line is the latest country star to get a puppy. It’s a beautiful Golden Retriever he’s named Harley Hubbard.

Carrie Underwood Sells Canadian Mansion
After a year of trying to sell their mansion in Canada, Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher’s place outside Ottawa just sold for $1.95 million with 11-acres, 5 bedrooms and three fireplaces.

Randy Rogers Band  in Stores Today
A new live album and DVD from Randy Rogers Band is out today, ‘Homemade Tamales.’ The Oak Ridge Boys have ‘Boys Nigh Out’ in a digital download, audio CD and vinyl.

Gary LeVox On Concerts VS Duck Blinds 
Finally - Gary LeVox says he’s just as happy playing to 20,000 as he is sitting in a duck blind at 5 AM in the pouring rain.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Luke Bryan Will Perform on Billboard Awards



Luke Bryan Will Perform on Billboard Awards
Luke Bryan’s the most nominated country artist at this year’s Billboard Awards so he’ll be performing on the show May 18.

Miranda Lambert's First LP is Shania
Miranda Lambert says the first album she ever bought was Shania's ‘Come on Over.’ For Tim McGraw it was Elvis’s NBC TV Special and for Brad Paisley it wasn’t a whole album but the single for The Dukes of Hazzard theme song.  

Who Knew Brad Paisley's a Cat Guy
Speaking of Brad, DJ Jerry House says Brad’s among the cleverest people he’s ever met. He also says Brad is a cat guy and Jerry says, “he’s about half-Persian. He’s looking at you but thinking of catching a fish, like all cats do.”

Brett Eldredge Diving With Sharks
When Brett Eldredge had his first #1 hit he agreed to go skydiving. Soon after that he said if he ever got another #1 he’d go diving with sharks in a cage. With ‘Beat of the Music’ soon to go the top of the charts Brett knows he’ll probably have to follow through.

Thomas Rhett Goes Paleo and Drops 28 Pounds
Finally - Thomas Rhett says last summer he opened for Jake Owen and they worked out daily and did the Paleo diet eating only chicken, fish and broccoli. Thomas lost 28 pounds in three months.