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.
Friday, August 22, 2014
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.
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 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
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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.
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.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
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.
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.
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.’
Monday, August 18, 2014
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 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 will have seven consecutive shows at Atlanta’s Philips Arena in September and that breaks the previous record held by Elvis with four shows.
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.
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
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.”
Saturday, Kenny Chesney does that free show at the Flora-Bama Lounge & Package Bar on the state line between Florida and Alabama.
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.