Zac Brown to Take Part in Levon Helm Tribute During GRAMMYs

Zac Brown, Brittany Howard of the Alabama Shakes, Mumford & Sons, Elton John and Mavis Staples will join together for a special tribute to the late Levon Helm as part of the annual In Memoriam segment during the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, February 10. Hosted by LL COOL J, the GRAMMYs air live [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Dierks Bentley and Eric Church hang out at the Love for Levon benefit, Darius Rucker is invited to join the Grand Ole Opry, Hillary Scott of Lady Antebellum tweets from Australia, Ronnie Dunn makes a cry for help and Kip Moore shares a photo from a recent [...] Read More

Eric Church to Honor Levon Helm at Benefit Concert

Eric Church will be among the artists gathering to celebrate the talent and legacy of the late Levon Helms at the “Love For Levon” benefit concert. The event will take place at the Izod Center in Rutherford, New Jersey on Wednesday, October 3, 2012. “I can’t possibly overstate what Levon Helm meant to my music [...] Read More

Jason Isbell, Gillian Welch Lead Americana Honors & Awards Nominees

The Americana Music Association has announced the 2012 nominees for the Americana Honors & Awards. The announcement took place in Los Angeles and featured performances by special guests Lucinda Williams, Shelby Lynne and Robert Ellis with the Americana All-Star band. They honored Americana icons Levon Helm, Earl Scruggs and Doc Watson with a rendition of [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Reba and Martina McBride tweet about legends lost, new dad Joe Nichols gets serious in the delivery room, Dierks Bentley heads to Alaska and Jerrod Niemann is in need of hot water. Here are our picks for the Top 10 Country Tweets Of The Week. Joe Nichols [...] Read More