Zac Brown Band to Release Dave Grohl-Produced Album December 10

Zac Brown Band will release The Grohl Sessions Vol. 1 on Zac’s own Southern Ground Artists label through iTunes December 10. The project was produced by Dave Grohl, lead singer and founding member of the band Foo Fighters, and prior to that, drummer in the ’90s band Nirvana. The Grohl Sessions Vol 1 includes the [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, country stars are at the GRAMMYs! Plus, Tim McGraw sends his luck to men on Valentine’s Day while Lady Antebellum makes their best pun and Kip Moore celebrates “Beer Money” instead of love. And who’s that filming Malibu Country with Reba? Here are our picks for this [...] Read More

Keith Urban, Tim McGraw & Faith Hill to Present at GRAMMYs

Keith Urban, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill along with Carly Rae Jepsen, Katy Perry, Kaley Cuoco and Neil Patrick Harris have been announced as presenters at the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Country music will be well-represented throughout the night with live performances from Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley, Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift scheduled for [...] Read More

Garth Brooks Added to “Teachers Rock” Concert Lineup

Garth Brooks has been added to the previously-announced lineup for “Teachers Rock,” reports The Examiner. Previously announced artists include Carrie Underwood and Dierks Bentley as well as Fun, Josh Groban, Usher, Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters, and Maroon 5‘s James Valentine and Adam Levine. The concert special will air live from the Nokia Theatre [...] Read More

Faith Hill, Trace Adkins: Country Stars’ Brush With Politics

Intentionally or not, a number of country’s bedrock performers — including Faith Hill, Diamond Rio, Trace Adkins and Tracy Lawrence — have all found themselves linked to politics or politicians this week. For two artists, those connections involve actual campaigning for gubernatorial candidates. The others are tied to honoring people’s lives or accomplishments: Faith and Emmylou Harris will be performing at the White House; Trace and Diamond Rio paid their respects to 11 workers whose deaths are part of the tragic oil spill that has become a political nightmare. The stories: Read More