Vince Gill Plans 12 Bluegrass Shows in June

Vince Gill will spend most of June playing acoustic guitar. Vince has announced he will play a dozen bluegrass shows next month and will be backed by some of the most acclaimed musicians in contemporary music, including fiddler Stuart Duncan, guitarist Jeff White, banjoist Jim Mills and bassist Dennis Crouch. Vince himself will play guitar and [...] Read More

Earl Scruggs Remembered at Public Memorial Service

2,300 mourners turned out Sunday, April 1 to pay tribute to the late Earl Scruggs at the public funeral held at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, reports the Associated Press. It was a fitting tribute to the legendary banjo player,who played his songs for years on the Grand Ole Opry and Ryman stage. Earl passed away [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Named ACM Entertainer of the Year for Second Year

Taylor Swift was named Entertainer of the Year for the second year in a row by fans during Sunday’s ACM Awards. Taylor took advantage of her time onstage to thank her fellow nominees and give a shout out to Kevin McGuire, the young man suffering from Leukemia who was supposed to be her date. Kevin was [...] Read More

GAC Pays Tribute to Earl Scruggs Saturday, March 31

GAC pays tribute to music legend Earl Scruggs this Saturday, March 31 at 4 p.m. Eastern, re-airing Sunday, April 1 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern. Host Bill Codyshares his last interview with the music icon as he chats about everything from meeting Lester Flatt, when he was 10 years old to developing his famous ‘three finger [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Joe Bonsall of the Oak Ridge Boys, Loretta Lynn and Dierks Bentley pay tribute to the late Earl Scruggs, Sara Evans and Carrie Underwood prep for the ACM Awards, Martina McBride gives a special birthday shout out to her daughter and Jake Owen hangs with Jay Leno. [...] Read More