GAC Album Review: Chuck Wicks’ Rough

On the first new release since his 2008 debut, Chuck Wicks delivers up a quick blast of summertime soul with a remarkably seasoned delivery. The five-song EP Rough, which is available now, wastes no time as Chuck jumps right in to cover the good times, the bad times and offer a couple thoughts on everlasting [...] Read More

Chuck Wicks, Chris Young Help GAC Kick Off CMA Festival

“I feel like an old man.” A limping Chuck Wicks laughed off an injury Wednesday morning as he took a stage in the lobby of the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to sing four songs and welcome a contingent of fans to Nashville. Chuck, Chris Young, Joey + Rory and Love and Theft took part in the third annual GAC Fan Breakfast, an adjunct event to the CMA Music Festival, which officially began with a parade just a few hours later. It wasn’t Chuck’s first public moment of the week. He took part Monday in the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge, joining Joe Nichols, David Nail, Vince Gill and others on the “After Midnite With Blair Garner” team, which defeated the Grand Ole Opry squad 15-10. Chuck unfortunately got a raspberry chasing a ball, and the wound still stung Wednesday a.m., explaining his hobbling entrance at the Hall of Fame. Read More