Jennifer Nettles Returns to Host CMA Country Christmas

Jennifer Nettles will host CMA Country Christmas for the third year in a row. The show, which will be taped in front of a live audience on Saturday, November 3 at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena and air as a holiday special on ABC, will feature songs and stories from Jennifer, Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum, Little Big [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Jerrod Niemann’s Free The Music

It’s a wild musical exploration when Jerrod Niemann gets behind the controls. Blurring genres and leaping boundaries, Jerrod is set to release his sophomore album, Free The Music, on October 2. As the follow-up to his 2010 breakthrough, Judge Jerrod & the Hung Jury, the new 12-song collection takes its title seriously with an envelope-pushing [...] Read More

LeAnn Rimes to Perform at VH1?s Save The Music Songwriters Series

LeAnn Rimes will perform at the VH1 Save The Music Foundation’s Songwriters Music Series on September 20. The event will take place at William Hill Estate in Napa, Cal., and follows the kick-off event with Robin Thicke in Chicago last April. Napa is the second stop in the series, which has a show planned for [...] Read More

Jerrod Niemann to Release Free The Music on October 2

Jerrod Niemann started performing at the age of 10, was nominated for ACM New Artist Of The Year after 10 years in the music business and signed autographs for 10 hours after his Fan Club Party during CMA Music Festival on June 4. He’ll keep his ‘10’ streak alive by releasing his sophomore album in [...] Read More

Dave Stewart to Release Album & Documentary Featuring Martina McBride & Alison Krauss

Songwriter, guitarist and one half of the chart topping ’80s duo the Eurythmics Dave Stewart will debut his documentary, The Blackbird Diaries and The Ringmaster General, in Nashville. The film features appearances from Martina McBride, Alison Krauss and The Secret Sisters among others. The project captures the time spent recording his albums The Blackbird Diaries [...] Read More