GAC Album Review: The Band Perry’s Pioneer

With a mixture of sweet melodic harmonies and ample drama, sibling trio The Band Perry are set to release their highly-anticipated sophomore album, Pioneer, on April 2. Following up the Grammy-nominated group’s 2010 platinum selling debut, Pioneer preaches an independent spirit as the group continues their unique blend of country, bluegrass and ’70s-inspired rock. Working [...] Read More

Craig Morgan Top Country Artist Shooter at the NRA Country/ACM Celebrity Shoot

NRA Country and the Academy of Country Music partnered for the Second Annual NRA Country/ACM Celebrity Shoot, hosted by ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee Blake Shelton. The sporting clays competition, emceed by Headline Country’s Storme Warren, took place on Saturday, March 31, 2012 as part of The Week Vegas Goes Country® – the week [...] Read More

The Band Perry Rolls Out Its Debut

The Band Perry owns a pretty unique position. The trio is nominated for the Country Music Association’s Vocal Group of the Year award, and it hasn’t even released its debut album yet. Of course, they won’t be able to say that anymore by this time next week. The CD comes out Tuesday, four weeks before the CMAs are handed out, and it’s likely to get a lot of attention. Not only has the band gotten the industry’s stamp of approval with the nomination, its ballad “If I Die Young” has already been certified gold for selling more than a half-million digital downloads. Read More

The Band Perry Gets “Young” Memento

“If I Die Young” has done a lot to create a buzz for The Band Perry. The song is one of the five best-selling current country singles, and it helped the family trio get a nomination from the Country Music Association for Vocal Group of the Year. Despite the big accolades, though, the thing that really has TBP jazzed is the personal way it’s touched music fans. They’ve heard stories about it being used at funerals, and in one instance, they received a letter with a meaningful gift. Read More

The Band Perry Sprints to the Finish

The Band Perry has turned a lot of heads with its Top 20 single “If I Die Young,” and it has plenty of fans looking for the group’s first album. For now, the best you can do is to get TBP’s five-song EP, though you won’t have to wait too long for a full album. The Perrys’ self-titled debut is set for Oct. 12, and the 11 tracks will of course include their current ballad as well as the band’s first single, the bubbly “Hip To My Heart.” But the album should be fairly well-rounded. Read More