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ACM Awards: Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan Return as Co-Hosts
The ACM Awards will return to Las Vegas on April 6 with co-hosts Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan. In addition, Florida Georgia Line has been confirmed to host the ACM Fan Jam.
Dwight Yoakam on What Country "Is and Ain't"
Chris Shiflett may be a Foo Fighter, but more importantly, he's a country/rockabilly/Americana music lover. His side project, Chris Shiflett & the Dead Peasants, is inspired by honky-tonk music, and he produces the Walking the Floor podcast he uses to interview the artists who influenced him.
Eric Church Writes One for the Outcasts
"I've been that person," Eric Church says of the misfit, the outcast and the outsider. That's what tells Billboard of his career and his newest single, the title track to his upcoming album The Outsiders. Church and his posse are featured on the cover of the magazine's current issue of
10 Notable New Books for Music Fans
With just over a month left in 2013, 'tis the season for taking stock of interesting pieces of art, entertainment and commentary put out this year -- or stuffing them into stockings hung by the chimney with care, as the case may be. To that end, we decided to round up notable, new books for your
Mindy Smith Makes a Wintry Mix for Snowed In
For Mindy Smith, it's just not Christmas without sticky buns. When she was growing up in Long Island, New York, her mother would make them for their holiday breakfast, and the tradition continues today. "I try to get some kind of cinnamon roll on Christmas," she says, "even if it's just
First Round of Performers, Presenters Announced for CMT Artists of the Year
Alabama, Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum, Train's Pat Monahan, Cassadee Pope, Lionel Richie, Travis Tritt and Dwight Yoakam are on the initial list of performers and presenters revealed for the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year special. The announcement was made Thursday (Nov. 21).
Nashville's End Game Has Rayna Raging
"You poached one of my artists, you sabotaged another one, you seized my masters. What is your end game here?" That's what Rayna demanded of the head of Edgehill Records on Wednesday night's (Nov. 22) episode of Nashville. And what Jeff told her, basically, is that he wants to make money.
Loretta Lynn Presented Presidential Medal of Freedom
Loretta Lynn, Oprah Winfrey and Bill Clinton were among those presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom during ceremonies Wednesday (Nov. 20) in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama honored 16 recipients, including Chicago Cubs legend Ernie Banks, women's rights activist Gloria Steinem, former