Americana Honors & Awards 2013 Nominees Announced

The Americana Music Association has announced the nominees for the 2013 Honors & Awards. Winners will be revealed live at the annual Americana Honors and Awards on September 18 at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. The show will air live on AXS TV. Shovels & Rope is the most nominated artist with four nods, [...] Read More

The Kentucky HeadHunters to Be Inducted into The Kentucky Music Hall of Fame

The Kentucky HeadHunters will be inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Lexington Center Bluegrass Ballroom on April 12. The museum is located in Renfro Valley, Kentucky, home of Bill Monroe, Merle Travis, The Everly Brothers, Loretta Lynn, Rosemary Clooney, Dwight Yoakam and many more. Now in their 45th [...] Read More

Jason Aldean, Guy Clark, Blake Shelton & More Announced as ACM Awards Off-Camera Winners

Today, the Academy of Country Music is announcing the winners of awards that will not be televised during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, due to time constraints. The ceremony will be telecast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8 p.m. live ET/delayed [...] Read More

Dwight Yoakam Set to Headline The Ryman on April 12

Dwight Yoakam will headline Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium on Friday, April 12. This marks his first show at the Ryman since 2005. Newcomer The Lone Bellow will open the show. “The Ryman is one of a handful of places in the world, that from the moment you step inside, you can feel that you have [...] Read More

Taylor Swift’s “Begin Again” Is No. 1 on Top 20

Taylor Swift is back on top of GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown this week with her latest video, “Begin Again.” Carrie Underwood debuts at No. 2 with her new video, “Two Black Cadillacs,” while videos from Josh Turner and Ashley Monroe featuring Train also make their countdown entrances. Plus, Sarah Darling dropped by the studio [...] Read More