Steve Wariner & the Grand Ole Opry to Be Honored in NANCY Comic Strip

Steve Wariner and the Grand Ole Opry will receive one-of-a-kind recognition for their contributions to country music in the Sunday, August 25 edition of the comic strip NANCY. Guy Gilchrist, writer of NANCY, occasionally slips his favorite musicians into the comic and rarely, will honor them as the centerpiece of the strip. He will personally [...] Read More

Steve Wariner’s New Album It Ain’t All Bad Slated for September 2013

Steve Wariner’s new album, It Ain’t All Bad, is slated for September 10. The project, to be released on his own label, SelecTone Records, is his first non-instrumental album in more than eight years. Steve produced and wrote or co-wrote all 12 tracks. “I am excited to introduce these new songs to my fans,” Steve says. [...] Read More

Grand Ole Opry Heads Downtown for CMA Music Festival

The Grand Ole Opry will head to the middle of the action during CMA Music Festival June 6-9 with a benefit auction, artist signings, an Opry performance and more, all in the heart of downtown Nashville. The Fifth Annual Guitars of the Stars Benefit Auction will take place June 6 at 5:00 p.m. at the [...] Read More

Happy Mother’s Day: Top 20 Country Songs About Mom

The perfect country song, according to David Allan Coe’s hilarious classic “You Never Even Called Me By My Name,” requires that you refer to trains, trucks, prison, gettin’ drunk and – of course – mama. By those standards, none of these songs are perfect, but they’re all at least very good at paying homage to [...] Read More

Janie Fricke to Be Spotlighted in Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum Exhibit

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will spotlight Janie Fricke in their latest exhibit, Radio Romance: Mainstream Country in the 1980s. The exhibit will run through April 2015 and highlights a collection of artists that heavily incorporated pop influences into country music. Other artists featured in the exhibit include Barbara Mandrell, Eddie Rabbitt [...] Read More