Gretchen Wilson Joins ESPN for NASCAR Chase Coverage

Gretchen Wilson will be featured in ESPN’s telecasts of the 10 races in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup, which begins with September 15’s race at Chicagoland Speedway. Gretchen, who has appeared at numerous races and had a connection to racing as a child, narrates and appears in the opening teasers of the telecast. [...] Read More

Jake Owen to Perform at the 2013 Orange Bowl

Jake Owen will ring in the new year in a big way! He’ll be the headlining halftime performer on Tuesday, January 1 at the 2013 Discover Orange Bowl at the Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. The No. 15 Northern Illinois Huskies will play the No. 12 Florida State Seminoles. Game time is 7:30 [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Hank Williams, Jr.’s Old School, New Rules

Never one to back down from expressing his opinion, Hank Jr. has a lot to say after his controversial Fox and Friends appearance in October 2011 and the subsequent end of his long-running relationship with ESPN’s Monday Night Football. On Old School, New Rules, Hank Jr.’s new project due in stores July 10, the 63-year-old [...] Read More

Game Over for ESPN & Hank Williams, Jr.

In the latest chapter — and perhaps the final one — of the Hank Williams Jr./Monday Night Football controversy, ESPN announced today that Hank’s iconic theme song will not return to Monday Night Football. The decision comes after Hank used an analogy involving Adolf Hitler and President Barack Obama to make a political point on the Fox News [...] Read More

ESPN Pulls Monday Night Football Theme After Hank Jr.’s Remarks

If you watched Monday Night Football last night, you saw the Tampa Bay Buccaneers beat the Indianapolis Colts. What you didn’t see was the familiar ”Are You Ready For Some Football?” opening, sung by Hank Williams Jr. ESPN pulled the song from the broadcast after comments Hank made about President Barack Obama. Yesterday morning while a guest on Fox News’ [...] Read More