Lucinda Williams, Blind Boys of Alabama To Attend the Americana Festival

Lucinda Williams, Peter Rowan, Nanci Griffith, James McMurtry and the Blind Boys of Alabama will attend the Americana Music Association Festival & Conference, to be held in Nashville October 12-15. More than twenty additional artists including Sierra Hull, Will Hoge, Marty Stuart and Matraca Berg are scheduled to appear during the event. The Americana Music [...] Read More

Country Stars React to CMA Nominations

Country’s biggest stars are reacting to yesterday’s announcement of the 45th Annual CMA Awards nominees. Taylor Swift, Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley and Jason Aldean lead the way with five nominations each. Taylor took to Twitter to thank both her fans and the CMA. “Thanks to you guys and the CMA voters, we got 5 CMA [...] Read More

Jason Aldean, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton & Taylor Swift Top CMA Nominations

Topping the list of final nominees with five nominations each for The 45th Annual CMA Awards are Jason Aldean, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, and Taylor Swift. Right on their heels are The Band Perry and Zac Brown Band, who each received four nominations as a group, while individual members Kimberly Perry (of The Band Perry), [...] Read More

Stream the CMA Songwriters Series Featuring Kenny Chesney Live from Boston Tonight!

If you can’t make it to Boston tonight to see Kenny Chesney and fellow songwriters Bob DiPiero, Matraca Berg, Brett James, Wendell Mobley and Craig Wiseman as part of the CMA Songwriter’s series, you can stream the event online. NoShoesRadio.com and CMASongwritersSeries.com will both carry the show from Boston’s Royale Nightclub starting at 8/7c. Tonight’s [...] Read More

Kenny Chesney to Play CMA Songwriters Series in Boston

Kenny Chesney will take part in the popular CMA Songwriters Series when it makes its debut in Boston on August 25. Kenny will appear with songwriters Matraca Berg (“You and Tequila,” “Strawberry Wine”), Brett James (“Jesus Take The Wheel,” “When The Sun Goes Down”), Wendell Mobley (“I Melt,” “There Goes My Life”), Craig Wiseman (“Live [...] Read More