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  1. Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr. to Open CMA AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RollingStone

    With the 49th Annual CMA Awards telecast just a few weeks away, the live show's star-studded lineup is still a work in progress. But one-twelfth of the telecast - the first 15 minutes of the three-hour event - has been confirmed and it teams a two-time Entertainer of the Year with a first-time nominee in that category.


  2. 49th Annual Cma Awards to Kick Off with Iconic Musical Collaboration, 11/4Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Brave gest Night with a not-to-be-missed, world premiere musical collaboration and opening monologue during "The 49th Annual CMA Awards," airing live WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4 from the Bridgestone Arena in NASHVILLE on the ABC Television Network. The three-hour gala kicks off in high gear with one of the night's top nominees, Eric Church, with iconic Country rocker Hank Williams Jr. for a world premiere of Williams' new Nash Icon release, followed by critically-acclaimed CMA Awards hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and their highly-anticipated opening monologue.


  3. Eric Church Teaming Up with Hank Williams, Jr. to Kick Off Next Month's Cma a...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KVOX-FM Fargo

    Eric Church is teaming up with Hank Williams, Jr. to open up the 49th Annual CMA Awards next month on ABC. The two will sing a duet of Neil Young 's "Are You Ready for the Country," which was also a hit for Waylon Jennings .


  4. PHOTOS: Stagecoach Country Music Festival through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wave

    2015: Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton headline, but rock acts such as ZZ Top and George Thorogood and the Destroyers get huge crowds on the Palomino Stage. The Band Perry lights up the night and sets the groundwork so that its next appearance will be as a headliner.


  5. Travis TrittRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    In 1989, Travis Tritt released his first album, Country Club , which was followed by several platinum albums and chart-topping singles throughout the 1990s. Though the Nashville music industry was reluctant to endorse Tritt due his blatant rock-and-roll leanings, the musician continued to persevere with ongoing success, with hits like "Can I Trust You With My Heart" and "Here's a Quarter."


  6. Headliner hopes festival fans are ready to show their "Redneck Side"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Trussville Tribune

    Friday night at the annual Alabama Butterbean Festival, the Johnathan East Band will take the stage, and the band's lead singer and namesake Johnathan East is looking forward to the event. The real country singer with a real country accent said he was excited to play the festival for several reasons, including the chance to play for a different crowd than he's used to while travelling the bar scene.


  7. Clare Dunn, opening act on Miranda Lambert arena tour, has headliner talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Alabama Live

    The previous Friday "feels like forever ago" to country singer, songwriter and guitarist Clare Dunn. Her self-titled debut EP dropped Sept.


  8. Tortuga Music Festival Announces 2016 Dates, Expands to Three DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Broward-Palm Beach

    After selling out both days at last year's event, beloved Fort Lauderdale country music meet-up Tortuga Music Festival has just announced it will expand to a third day in 2016, taking over the sands of Fort Lauderdale Beach Park from Friday, April 15, to Sunday, April 17. Country music Everyman Blake Shelton has already been announced as this ... (more)


  9. Walk to End Alzheimer's held SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | Times Observer

    The Walk to End Alzheimer's held Saturday at Betts Park raised more than 80 percent of its goal - nearly $22,000 - to continue the battle against one of the world's most devastating diseases. According to coordinator Laurie Sheriff of Golden Living Kinzua, more than 120 walkers on 16 teams raised thousands of dollars, with a motorcycle group called Riders Against Alzheimer's Disease raising the most money, nearly $7,000.


  10. Chris Janson Enlists Tim McGraw for Duet on New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | RollingStone

    Chris Janson, whose first single for Warner Music Nashville, "Buy Me a Boat," recently sailed into the Number One slot on the Mediabase country chart, has revealed details of his debut album for the label. Titled after that gold-certified hit, Buy Me a Boat is set for release on October 30th and features a duet with a superstar who once cut one of Janson's songs.


  11. Supersuckers Release "Holdin' the Bag" to Global Radio Exclusively Via Airplay DirectRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.AirPlayDirect.com Acetate Records and the Supersuckers, are very excited about releasing 'Holdin' the Bag' to global radio exclusively via AirPlay Direct! 'This record is a true reflection of the depth of commitment and craftsmanship required to create art that will stand the test of time. This band truly does just keep getting better and better!' -- Robert Weingartz, Chairman - AirPlay Direct "We are really stoked to release the much-anticipated sequel to the Supersuckers ground breaking Country record, 'Must've Been High'.


  12. Chris Janson on Long Path to New 'Buy Me a Boat' AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | RollingStone

    Chris Janson is a glass-half-full kind of guy. Though his journey to success has had its fair share of momentum-breaking hardships, he shrugs it all off as what was meant to be.


  13. Tax Roundup, 9/15/15: Today is a big due date. Also: more on preparer ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Roth & Company, P.C.

    Extended corporation, partnership and trust returns are due today! E-file is the best way to be sure to timely file. If you can't, or won't, e-file, Certified Mail , Return Receipt Requested, does the trick; save the postmark.


  14. Hank Williams Jr.'s Classics Couldn't Overcome His Discourse in DallasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Dallas Observer

    Hank Williams, Jr. played at Verizon Theatre on Saturday night, but aside from the smart-phone users in the audience and the unexceptional lights show, the whole episode was straight out of a decades-old memory. Some anachronisms are expected, and even welcome from legendary figures creeping up on 70 - they're selling pleasures from a simpler time.


  15. Watch Tom Hiddleston Sing as Hank Williams in First 'I Saw the Light' ClipRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 10 | Movies.com

    Tom Hiddleston is one of the hottest actors with the movie geek crowd, thanks mostly to his ongoing portrayal of Loki in the Thor and Avengers movies. But he's also a talented performer who just needs the right role to get him awards recognition beyond that which is given by MTV or for specifically sci-fi and fantasy works.


  16. Hank Williams Jr. Looks Back on Life-Altering Accident and AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | RollingStone

    Forty years ago, the life and career of Hank Williams, Jr. was at a crossroads. A chart fixture for over a decade, the country singer had grown weary of recording by the typical Nashville rules.


  17. Ol' Hank still knows how to have funRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 8 | Orange Leader

    Country music artist Hank Williams Jr. performed in front of a sold-out crowd at the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, La. this past Sunday night and showed why he is still a force to be reckoned with in concert and top draw when on tour.


  18. Just an ola country boy: An interview with Hank Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    In this July 14, 2011, file photo, Hank Williams Jr. performs during the recording of a promo for ESPN's broadcasts of "Monday Night Football, " in Winter Park, Fla.


  19. Rainey Qualley Rocks Debut Performance at the Grand Ole OpryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | Country Weekly

    August 28 is a day that will forever be etched in Rainey Qualley's memory. It was on this day that the rising country star made her debut on the Grand Ole Opry, standing in the famous circle where so many of her own musical idols have stood.


  20. Geddes man accused of throwing beer in fairgoer's face at Hank Williams Jr. grandstand concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    A Geddes man was arrested during country singer Hank Williams Jr.'s grandstand concert Sunday night after state troopers saw him throw a cup of beer in someone's face, state police said. Paul G. Seabrook, 55, was charged with resisting arrest, a misdemeanor, and second-degree harassment and disorderly conduct, a violation.