Friday, August 22, 2014

Garth’s Last Chicago Show Goes on Sale Tomorrow Morning



Garth’s last Chicago show Sept 5 at 10:30 PM goes on sale tomorrow morning. He’s also a recipient of ASCAP's once-a-century Centennial Awards for songwriting at a ceremony November 17 in New York City.

Keith Urban Live Chats Saturday on Facebook


Keith Urban’s answering your questions live Saturday night on his Facebook page.

Trisha Yearwood’s Southern Kitchen has 5th Season Debut Saturday



Saturday, Trisha Yearwood’s Southern Kitchen has its 5th season debut on the Food Network then Sunday she’ll be on QVC’s In The Kitchen with David.

Brad Paisley Performs on Season Finale of Rising Star on Sunday



The season finale of Rising Star airs Sunday night on ABC and judge Brad Paisley will perform.

Eric Church and His Wife Launch Charity



Eric Church and his wife have launched Chief Cares, a charity that’s sent aid to kids in Nepal and Haiti and they’ve also helped Nashville’s Humane Society. If you buy the Chief Cares platinum seats on his tour, the majority of the purchase price will go to the charity.

Billy Currington Has Impromptu Concert in Parking Lot


Billy Currington was just seen at Nashville bar Loser’s. He made good on a fan’s request and had an impromptu concert in the bars parking lot.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Kacey Musgraves and Kenny Rogers Celebrate Today


Happy 26th birthday to Kacey Musgraves today & parts of Kenny Rogers are 76.

The Band Perry Chat With Larry King


Later today, The Band Perry chat with Larry King here. Kimberly reveals for some reason she has certain words she doesn’t like to sing and they include; hurricane, butterfly and rainbows.

Jason Aldean is Not Engaged to Brittany



A spokesperson for Jason Aldean has now denied the rumor floating around that Jason and girlfriend Brittany Kerr just got engaged.

Blake Shelton Fan Art Will Win Meet & Greet



CMT is asking fans to post their Blake Shelton fan art with #BlakeNow. The grand prize winner will get to meet him and see him perform Aug. 31 in Panama City Beach, Florida.

Hilary Scott’s 13-month-old Daughter is Walking



Lady A’s Hilary Scott’s 13 month old daughter started walking yesterday. Hilary tweets, “we’re 50% happy and proud and 50% sad it's going so fast. And yes, I cried. A. Lot.”

The USO Honors Toby Keith



Toby Keith will be honored at the 2014 USO Gala October 17 in Washington, DC. He’ll be the recipient of the Spirit of the USO Award, which he was already presented with back in April.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Garth’s Added One Last Chicago Show



Garth’s added one last show to Chicago; Sept 5 at 10:30 PM so people who wanted tickets and couldn’t get in the system weeks ago now have a chance. It goes on sale Saturday morning.

Trisha Yearwood Announces Upcoming Album, ‘PrizeFighter’



Speaking of Garth, he has a new label mate, his wife Trisha Yearwood. Her upcoming album, ‘PrizeFighter’ will be her first since 07. She also has a new cookbook out in April and the fifth season of ‘Trisha’s Southern Kitchen’ airs Saturday.

Miranda Lambert’s Cut Her Hair Shorter



Miranda Lambert’s cut her hair even shorter. It’s shaggy with flippy layers and long sideswept bangs with kind of a 70s rocker vibe.

Pre-Order Blake Shelton's LPand Get Something Free



Pre-order Blake Shelton's new album, ‘Bringing Back the Sunshine’ at iTunes or Walmart’s site and you’ll get a free download of the first single, ‘Neon Light.’ The record’s out Sept. 30.

Jake Owen Chats With Larry King


Larry King just interviewed Jake Owen and you can see it here. When asked when the last time he got in trouble with his wife was, Jake said, ‘pretty much everyday!’

Reba Had Interesting Summer Chore Growing Up


Reba’s summer job growing up on a ranch was helping her dad turn bulls into steers.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

George Strait’s Final Show is Out September 16



George Strait’s final show of his two-year farewell tour is out September 16 as a 20-track live CD with Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Miranda and more. August 29, CMT will air a two-hour special, George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away.

FGL Seen Eating at Nashville’s Kayne Prime Steakhouse



Florida Georgia Line just seen having dinner at Nashville’s Kayne Prime steakhouse. They’re known for their appetizer of homemade bacon with cotton candy.

Nashville Outlaws: a Tribute to Mötley Crüe is Out



In stores today…Nashville Outlaws: a Tribute to Mötley Crüe with 15 of their hits covered by stars like Florida Georgia Line, Justin Moore and Rascal Flatts. Also out, Randy Travis ‘Influence Vol. 2: The Man I Am’ and the guy who co-wrote ‘Cruise,’ Chase Rice, has his debut record out today; ‘Ignite the Night.’

Thomas Rhett on Touring With Miranda Lambert



Thomas Rhett says touring with Miranda Lambert is more like being at a college frat party. He says what’s cool is her policy is, ‘anything that’s hers is yours.’

Monday, August 18, 2014

Flora-Bama Free Shows Attracts Over 40,000



 
Kenny Chesney played a nearly 3-hour free show on the beach Saturday to well over 40,000 at Flora-Bama. His sound system had speakers pointed to the sea so boaters could hear and it was filmed for a TV special to air sometime this fall.

Kenny Chesney and Longtime Girlfriend Spotted in Florida



Kenny Chesney and longtime girlfriend Mary Nolan did not break up as rumor had it, they were spotted together in Florida Friday afternoon. They’ve been together nearly two years now.

Garth Breaks Long-Time Record at Atlanta’s Philips Arena



Garth will have seven consecutive shows at Atlanta’s Philips Arena in September and that breaks the previous record held by Elvis with four shows.

Brad Paisley 'Leaks' Tune at NASA's Apollo Launch Pad



On Saturday, Brad Paisley was in Florida at NASA's Apollo launch pad to ‘leak’, ‘American Flag on the Moon,’ that’s a song on his upcoming album.

Jake Owen Has a Beach Party Tonight



Jake Owen has a beach party tonight, rain or shine, on Music Row in the parking lot of Nashville’s BMI office. Over 20,000 came last year.

Taylor Swift Hosts Live Stream Chat and Q & A Today


Taylor Swift hosts a live stream chat and Q & A today on Yahoo at 5pm ET/2pm PT. I hear she’ll also announce details of her next album and she may even reveal its first single.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Brian From Florida Georgia Line Debuts His Tree House



 
Tonight Brian from Florida Georgia Line debuts his tree house built by the guys from Animal Planet’s Treehouse Masters. It’s connected to his Nashville home by a multi-platform bridge and Brian says, “it’s a man cave in the trees with AC and plumbing and I’m still speechless about it.”

Garth’s Added Atlanta Concerts on Sale Tomorrow



Garth’s two added Atlanta concerts; Sept. 20 and 21 go on sale Saturday at 9 AM ET.

Kenny Chesney Does Free Show at Flora-Bama Lounge & Package Bar



Saturday, Kenny Chesney does that free show at the Flora-Bama Lounge & Package Bar on the state line between Florida and Alabama.

Taylor Swift’s in ‘The Giver’ Out Today



A brunette Taylor Swift’s in futuristic movie ‘The Giver’ out today playing Jeff Bridges daughter who appears as a hologram. It also stars Meryl Streep. I hear she got the role because she knows how to play piano and her name looks good on the marquee.  

Carrie Underwood is on Brad Paisley’s Upcoming Album


It’s been confirmed, Carrie Underwood will guest on Brad Paisley’s upcoming album.

Brett Eldredge on Wedding Cake and Chalk



Brett Eldredge tweets, ‘I feel like wedding cake tastes like chalk....if I ever get married, it better have peanut butter and chocolate in it.’