GAC Album Review: Ashley Monroe’s Like A Rose

Known mostly to country music fans as one-third of the all girl outlaw troupe Pistol Annies, Ashley Monroe heads solo this time around with her new project, Like A Rose. Produced by Vince Gill and Justin Niebank (LeAnn Rimes, Vince’s Guitar Slinger), Like A Rose laces stirring traditional country with vivid storytelling and Ashley’s unforgettable [...] Read More

Little Big Town Share Their Love Stories

When Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman fell in love with her husband Stephen Schlapman, she was heartbroken. She’d lost her first husband, Steven Roads, to a heart attack and Stephen was one of many friends who reached out to her in the days that followed. She wasn’t planning to fall in love, nor did she [...] Read More

GAC’s Top 10 Country Albums of 2012

Every year, music reviewers pull from the year’s releases to create Top 10 lists. 2012 was a fantastic year for country music, offering album after album of quality titles to choose from while overall sales for the genre rose 3.2% compared to this point last year. By the very nature of a ‘Top 10′ list, [...] Read More

Ashley Monroe of Pistol Annies to Release Solo Album December 18

Ashley Monroe, one-third of Pistol Annies, will release her debut solo album, Like A Rose, to digital outlets on December 18. The physical CD will be available at retail stores January 22, 2013. The album has been a long time coming as Ashley has been creating music more than half of her life, earning praise [...] Read More

Watch Little Big Town’s Sinister New Video for “Tornado”

Little Big Town has debuted a sinister new video for their latest single, “Tornado.” Playing on the song’s haunted sound, the video starts with a shot of an old man in a rocking chair of his falling-down home. It seems like an ordinary day in a small, rural community before the group shows up dressed [...] Read More