George Jones’ Amazing Grace to Be Released September 10

Bandit Records will release George Jones – Amazing Grace on September 10, two days before what would have been George Jones’   82nd birthday. George, a partner in Bandit Records, recorded the gospel songs featured on the album with producer Billy Sherrill in 2002, with the exception of “Great Judgment Morning,” which was produced by [...] Read More

Travis Tritt Releases The Calm After…

Travis Tritt will release his first album in six years, The Calm After…, on July 9 on his own Post Oak Recordings. An updated version of his 2007 The Storm, the release comes after a legal battle with his now-defunct previous record label. The title reflects Travis’ “clear skies.” “I feel so humbled and blessed [...] Read More

Rights to George Jones’ Life Story Acquired by 28 Entertainment

28 Entertainment has acquired the story rights to George Jones and his wife Nancy for a feature film about the life and career of one of country music’s most legendary artists. The project, written by Dennis L. Baxter and produced by Dennis and 28 Entertainment’s Jay Hoffman and Brian A. Hoffman, depicts George’s life as [...] Read More

Randy Travis Releases Heartfelt Tribute to George Jones

Randy Travis has released “Tonight I’m Playin’ Possum,” a heartfelt tribute to the late George Jones. Recorded by Randy and Joe Nichols, it is the first single from Randy’s new album, expected to be released this fall. The track is available on iTunes. “It was an honor when I received a request to record this [...] Read More

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