Billboard’s Top 15 Bluegrass Albums of 2012

Billboard.com has released the Top 15 Bluegrass Albums. The Goat Rodeo Sessions by Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile top the chart with albums from Trampled by Turtles, Dailey and Vincent, Alison Kraus + Union Station and Old Crow Medicine Show Round out the Top 5. Billboard Charts are calculated using custom [...] Read More

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell Team Up for Duets Album

Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell have recorded Old Yellow Moon, a new album of duets to be released February 26, 2013. The 12-track project features four songs written by Rodney as well as covers of songs including “Hanging Up My Heart,” “Invitation to the Blues” and “Dreaming My Dreams.” “I first heard Rodney on a [...] Read More

Kenny Chesney, Vince Gill, Alan Jackson & More Honored by ACM

Country music fans, superstar Music City talent and industry elite turned out in force last night for the Academy of Country Music’s 6th Annual ACM Honors, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. The sold-out event, hosted by Dierks Bentley for [...] Read More

Vince Gill Plans 12 Bluegrass Shows in June

Vince Gill will spend most of June playing acoustic guitar. Vince has announced he will play a dozen bluegrass shows next month and will be backed by some of the most acclaimed musicians in contemporary music, including fiddler Stuart Duncan, guitarist Jeff White, banjoist Jim Mills and bassist Dennis Crouch. Vince himself will play guitar and [...] Read More

Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, Emmylou Harris & More Announced as Off-Camera ACM Winners

Today the Academy of Country Music is announcing the winners of awards that will not be televised during the live telecast of the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, telecast LIVE from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 8 p.m. live ET/delayed PT on CBS, due [...] Read More