Vince Gill & John Oates Collaborate on New Single

John Oates of the legendary duo Hall & Oates is crossing genres with his latest project, Good Road To Follow. The album’s second single, “Don’t Cross Me Wrong,” was co-written and produced by Vince Gill. It will be released July 16. “Having the chance to write, record and co-produce with Vince Gill was, without a [...] Read More

Rosanne Cash, John Oates to Perform at “An Americana Summer Celebration”

The Americana Music Association will hold its ‘An Americana Summer Celebration’ on July 20-21. The event will once again take place at Blackberry Farm and feature Rosanne Cash, John Leventhal, John Oates and Jim Lauderdale. Funds raised will go to the not-for-profit artist advocacy group. “We are honored that artists of this caliber will be participating in our Americana Summer [...] Read More

Garth Brooks Aids Songwriter Hall Celebration

The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame added four new people to its rolls Sunday night. They’re four people whose names are more likely to be in parentheses in an album’s liner notes than on a marquee. But without writers such as Paul Davis, Pat Alger, Steve Cropper and Stephen Foster to come up with the words and the melodies, many of the folks with a microphone in their hands would have nothing to sing. And the artists know it. That’s why Tanya Tucker, Jimmy Wayne, T. Graham Brown and Garth Brooks were among the acts who took part in Sunday’s induction ceremony at the Nashville Renaissance Hotel. Read More