Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale No. 1 on Americana Radio Chart

Buddy and Jim, the new duets album from Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale, is No. 1 on the Americana Radio Chart this week. In support of the album, the pair will tour together as a duo for the first time. Singer-songwriter Max Gomez will join them as a special guest. “Stylistically I think we both [...] Read More

2012 Rewind: No. 9 – ABC’s Nashville Showcases Music City & Country Music

In May, The Hollywood Reporter reported that ABC had picked up the pilot of the music industry drama series Nashville. Largely filmed in Nashville, the primetime show stars Hayden Panettiere as breakout country star Juliette Barnes and Connie Britton as Rayna James, 40-year-old superstar and mother of two who is forced to tour with Juliette [...] 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

Nashville’s Lennon & Maisy Stella to Perform on GMA & Grand Ole Opry

The youngest stars of ABC’s Nashville have an exciting week ahead of them. Lennon and Maisy Stella, real life sisters who play the daughters of Connie Britton’s Rayna James character, will perform their original Christmas song, “Christmas Coming Home,” on Good Morning America on Thursday. Thursday is also Maisy’s 9th birthday. The pair will then [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Florida Georgia Line’s Here’s To The Good Times

Breaking country duo Florida Georgia Line turned some heads on Nashville’s Music Row this year. The duo of Brian Kelley (from Ormond Beach, Fla.) and Tyler Hubbard (from Monroe, Ga.), started making their presence known when their debut single, “Cruise,” sold well over 100k digital downloads before they landed a record deal. Now signed to [...] Read More