GAC Album Review: Shooter Jennings’ The Other Life

He may be the son of one of country music’s most heralded outlaws, but don’t use that label to describe Shooter Jennings. For the 33-year old Shooter, whose new album The Other Life hit stores on March 12, the current landscape of outlaw-inspired country lacks the fiercely independent spirit of his iconic father, Waylon, and [...] Read More

Dierks Bentley Joins Jimmy Fallon’s Pink Floyd Tribute Week

Dierks Bentley is joining Late Night With Jimmy Fallon’s week-long tribute to Pink Floyd. Dierks will perform a cover of the band’s “Wish You Were Here” on the September 29 show. Other bands involved in the tribute week include Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, The Shins and MGMT. Five Things You Don’t Know About Dierks Bentley [...] Read More

Jerrod Niemann’s “Hung Jury” Skits Await Your Verdict

Classic-rock fans may find themselves comparing Jerrod Niemann’s new Judge Jerrod & The Hung Jury album to Pink Floyd’s The Wall. That’s not because of Jerrod’s sound, which is a far cry from “Another Brick In The Wall,” but because Jerrod employs something his record company has referred to as “interstitial skits.” There are eight little spoken interludes between tracks that sort of tie the album together, much as there were odd little sketches and telephone sounds between some of the tracks on The Wall. Read More