ACM Recognizes Special Honorees from the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards

Country music fans, superstar Music City talent and industry elite turned out last night for the Academy of Country Music’s 7th Annual ACM Honors, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.  The sold-out event, hosted by Dierks Bentley for the second [...] Read More

Presenters & Performers Announced for 7th Annual ACM Honors

Deana Carter, David Nail, Darius Rucker and Steve Wariner will serve as presenters as part of the 7th Annual ACM Honors. Dierks Bentley, Rodney Crowell and Emmylou Harris, Vince Gill and Paul Franklin, Kree Harrison, Robert Earl Keen, Lorrie Morgan, Jesse Keith Whitley, Chris Young and Thompson Square are set to perform. The evening, hosted [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Andy Griggs’ Naked

Andy Griggs’ new all-acoustic album, Naked, opens to the cowboy strum of a Waylon Jennings song. “Old Timer,” a Western-tinged epic, details a man getting back to his roots; a man getting back to the basics and yearning for the foundation of who he is. And more than just a great song, it’s a mission [...] Read More

Jason Aldean, Guy Clark, Blake Shelton & More Announced as ACM Awards Off-Camera Winners

Today, the Academy of Country Music is announcing the winners of awards that will not be televised during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, due to time constraints. The ceremony will be telecast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 8 p.m. live ET/delayed [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Blake Shelton’s Cheers, It’s Christmas

Spending Christmas with Blake Shelton must be a lot like visiting your favorite uncle for some festive holiday cheer. You know the one; it’s the uncle that makes sure all the lights are twinkling, that Santa and his reindeer have found their rightful place on the lawn, and that the eggnog is stocked and ready [...] Read More