Final Lineup For George Jones Tribute Show Announced

George Jones will be honored with an all-star tribute concert dubbed “Playin’ Possum! The Final NO SHOW” in Nashville on November 22, the date that he was originally set to perform the final show of his storied career. George passed away in April at the age of 81, but his contributions to country music will [...] Read More

Shooter Jennings to Headline Celebration of Military & First Responders

Shooter Jennings will headline a celebration in honor of our military and first responders at Nashville’s Silver Dollar Saloon on September 11. The event will feature a special tribute show to Billy Don Burns, a celebrated songwriter of country’s outlaw movement who has penned songs for Willie Nelson, Connie Smith, Mel Tillis, Johnny Paycheck and [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Jason Boland & The Stragglers’ Dark & Dirty Mile

Oklahoma native Jason Boland and his band, The Stragglers, specialize in a brand of country music that doesn’t garner huge amounts of radio exposure. The quintet’s commitment to a traditional stance emphasizing acoustic guitars, fiddle and pedal steel easily recalls legends like Willie, Waylon, Johnny and Merle, while also making them heroes to legions of [...] Read More

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

Luke Bryan, Toby Keith & More Set for 2nd Annual Watershed Music Festival

Following a successful first year, the Watershed Music Festival is set to return to the Gorge Amphitheatre August 2-4. Luke Bryan, Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Lee Brice, Terri Clark, Kip Moore, Thompson Square, Chris Young and more are set to perform. Additionally, Shooter Jennings and Blackberry Smoke will be featured in late night sets at [...] Read More