Monday, October 24, 2016
The Voice has Tim McGraw and Faith Hill on as key advisers for tonight’s knockout rounds. They’ll help prepare artists for the four team judges.
When he’s off the road, Thomas Rhett still does his laundry as Lauren won’t let him do hers because she likes her clothes folded a certain way and he could care less about that. Thomas says it’s pretty easy to tell what side of the closet is his.
Carrie Underwood baby-proofed her bus for her son Isaiah by putting locking mechanisms on every door and says, “it’s a pain to unlock them but I couldn’t have him going down the trash chute!"
Justin Moore thinks slow success has been a blessing because early on, fame was hard for him to handle. He started drinking and wasn’t himself and said, “nobody can prepare you for fame, you just gotta learn it on your own.”
Finally - Kelsea Ballerini’s grandpa died a few days ago and his wife died the next day. Kelsea tweeted, “married 62 years and they only lived 39 hours apart.”
Posted by Nashville Kat at 8:27 AM
Friday, October 21, 2016
Miranda Lambert’s Pink Pistol in her hometown of Lindale, TX was remodeled and its grand opening is tomorrow. There will be a barbecue, music, chili competition and dog adoptions.
Eric Church’s charity, Chief Cares has been helping 500 Haitian families devastated by Hurricane Matthew. Eric’s brought in rice, beans, oil and tarps and if you buy his Chief Cares Platinum tour ticket, 100% over face value goes to charity!
You can pre-order Cole Swindell’s EP, ‘Down Home Sessions III’ today. Also out, Rascal Flatts Christmas album, ‘The Greatest Gift of All.’ They recorded it in July and to get in the spirit, they drank eggnog, put up Christmas lights and had the studio arctic-cold.
Garth’s on The Ellen Show today plus tickets for he and Trisha’s two acoustic sets in Honolulu for the 75th commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor go on sale today at ticketmaster.com.
Finally – Sunday in Nashville, William Michael Morgan performs the national anthem before the Titans play the Colts.
Posted by Nashville Kat at 8:23 AM
Thursday, October 20, 2016
The CMT Artists of the Year special airs tonight honoring Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, Florida Georgia Line, Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett. Among the performers are Kelsea Ballerini and Meghan Trainor paying tribute to Shania who’s the CMT Artist of a Lifetime and Little Big Town’s Karen Fairchild and Luke Bryan will sing their duet,’ Home Alone Tonight.’
Florida Georgia Line say as for their music they know everyone’s not a fan. Tyler says “if we don’t have haters, we’re not doing something right. Bad reviews do nothing but motivate us.”
If he wasn’t a country star, Eric Church says he’d have been a mediocre high school basketball coach and an even worse teacher. Eric’s very competitive and he thinks it comes from being a first born.
In his down time, Garth likes to get on a tractor on his farm and tear something up. He loves the smell of dirt and likes to go to bed with what he calls a ‘good tired.’
Finally - tonight, Zac Brown Band headlines the USO Gala in Washington DC.
Posted by Nashville Kat at 8:21 AM