GAC’s Top 20 Patriotic Songs

By David Scarlett, with Sarah Wyland If you want to hear patriotic songs, whether openly saluting the military or just extolling the virtues of everyday life in America, country music is a great place to start. The tunes that made it on our list of the 20 Greatest Country Patriotic Songs are by some of country’s [...] Read More

Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw & More to Play Craven Country Festival

Tim McGraw, Brantley Gilbert, Randy Travis, Scotty McCreery, The Dixie Chicks and Kenny Chesney are just a few of the artists who will take the stage as part of the lineup for the Craven Country Jamboree. Set for July 11-14 in Craven, Saskatchewan, the ‘World’s Greatest Music Festival’ will welcome newcomers, superstars and country legends. [...] Read More

Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale No. 1 on Americana Radio Chart

Buddy and Jim, the new duets album from Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale, is No. 1 on the Americana Radio Chart this week. In support of the album, the pair will tour together as a duo for the first time. Singer-songwriter Max Gomez will join them as a special guest. “Stylistically I think we both [...] Read More

Dixie Chicks Replace Lady Antebellum at Craven Country Jamboree

The Dixie Chicks will replace Lady Antebellum as the Saturday headlining act for the 2013 Craven Country Jamboree. Lady A canceled a number of their summer dates after Hillary Scott announced her pregnancy. “We are extremely excited that we can offer a taste of country music royalty to the Craven Country Jamboree,” Kim Blevins, director [...] Read More

Radney Foster Releases “Louisiana Blue” to Support Hurricane Relief

Two months after Hurricane Isaac devastated Louisiana, Radney Foster has teamed up with The American Red Cross to help victims of the natural disaster. Proceeds from the iTunes sales of his video, “Louisiana Blue,” will go to help those in need. The song features Martie Maguire of the Dixie Chicks on fiddle. Download and donate [...] Read More