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Country homecoming: Nashville star Jon Pardi returns to his California roots for Valley show

"They didn't know 'Folsom Prison Blues,' " he said of the signature Johnny Cash song that made a city - just 43 miles east of Dixon, where Pardi grew up - notorious.


Related Topix: California, Johnny Cash, Country, Dixon, CA, Sacramento, CA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Florida Georgia Line revels in 'bro country'

Singers Brian Kelley, left, and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line picked up two prizes at the Academy of Country Music Awards.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Florida Georgia Line, Country, Jason Aldean

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Leaf-Chronicle

Kenwood Students Chosen For Grammy Camp

Two talented students from Kenwood High School have been selected to participate in a summer program created by the Grammy Foundation.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

In Tenn., a New College of Sciences Attracts a Founding Dean

For Thomas G. Spence, the decision to leave Loyola University New Orleans, where he has taught for the past 15 years, wasn't an easy one.


Related Topix: Loyola University New Orleans, Belmonts, A-Cappella

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Florida Georgia Line Is Doing Its Part to Outnumber Hunger

Florida Georgia Line is the face of the annual Outnumber Hunger campaign, but the group has been working to help the hungry for several years now.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Georgia, Florida Georgia Line, Country

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Daily News Journal

Florida Georgia Line takes on hunger in America

Back when Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley played baseball for Belmont University, he and a few teammates would take food almost every week to homeless people living in downtown Nashville.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Florida Georgia Line, Country, Nashville, TN

Wed Apr 09, 2014


Jake Locker stands with Belmont students in fight against human trafficking

Belmont University hosted Titans quarterback Jake Locker Wednesday as he joined students in their fight against human trafficking.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Brandy Clark, who writes hits for others, tells her own '12 Stories'

There's the woman buying pharmaceuticals out of some guy's trunk in "Take a Little Pill."


Related Topix: Georgia

CBS News

Florida Georgia Line duo on skyrocketing success

Florida Georgia Line is rocking the country world and scoring hits along the way .


Related Topix: Florida Georgia Line, Pop/Rock, Country

Thu Apr 03, 2014


Heritage University gets 3rd place in national competition

Heritage University students finished in 3rd place in a competition against 225 colleges and universities from across the country in the national Enactus USA Expo being held in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Related Topix: Heritage University, Cincinnati, OH, Roberts Wesleyan College, Wesleyan College, Education Etc.

JD Journal

Alberto Gonzales Named Dean of Belmont University

Former President George W. Bush's administration, U.S. attorney general Alberto Gonzales, has been named dean of Belmont University.


Related Topix: W., George Bush, Nashville, TN


Ex-US attorney general named as Belmont Law College dean

A former U.S. Attorney General in the Bush Administration was named Thursday the dean of Belmont University's College of Law in Tennessee, school officials said.


Wed Apr 02, 2014

Business Journal

Former U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales to lead Belmont's law school

Alberto Gonzales, the former U.S. attorney general, has been named dean of Belmont University's College of Law.


Related Topix: Belmonts, A-Cappella, George Bush, W.

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Southern Living

10 Southern Bands You Need to Hear Now

If you've ever been to a Billy Reid party or runway show, you know the music is always half the fun.


Related Topix: Arkansas

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Nashville Scene

HOSTS, Hearttaker [Review]

In the city of music, Belmont University is an exaggerated microcosm - the too-cool hipsters aspire to be paradoxically known and unknown, respected and condemned, ignored and yet still earning enough money to pay for their desert boots and vinyl.


Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Tennessean

Engagement: Molly Smith & Connor Chitwood

The bride to be has a Master of the Arts in Teaching from Belmont University and is currently employed as an EL kindergarten teacher at Tusculum Elementary School in Nashville.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

5 Questions: Getting to know country singer, reality TV star and Georgia peach Sarah Davidson

Sarah Davidson has been making a name for herself in Nashville for years, but music isn't anything new for the Valdosta native.


Related Topix: Valdosta, GA, Bryan White, Country, Christian Music, Gary Chapman

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

Ashley Davis - Night Travels

Inspired as much by dreamscape ruminations on love as she is by Celtic folkways, emerging talent Ashley Davis' forthcoming Night Travels creates an endlessly involving, warmly enveloping atmosphere across its 11 tracks.


Fri Mar 21, 2014

Business Journal

Belmont launches Tennessee Healthcare Hall of Fame

Belmont University is launching a Tennessee Healthcare Hall of Fame to honor those who have supported Music City's leading industry.


Related Topix: Belmonts, A-Cappella

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Albany Times Union

Shaker High senior's country music concert to benefit school clubs

Cavanaugh will perform country music favorites and songs from her first full-length album, "Simply...," released this past July featuring 11 original songs backed up by top New York and Nashville musicians.


Related Topix: Berklee College of Music