Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale No. 1 on Americana Radio Chart

Buddy and Jim, the new duets album from Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale, is No. 1 on the Americana Radio Chart this week. In support of the album, the pair will tour together as a duo for the first time. Singer-songwriter Max Gomez will join them as a special guest. “Stylistically I think we both [...] Read More

2012 Rewind: No. 9 – ABC’s Nashville Showcases Music City & Country Music

In May, The Hollywood Reporter reported that ABC had picked up the pilot of the music industry drama series Nashville. Largely filmed in Nashville, the primetime show stars Hayden Panettiere as breakout country star Juliette Barnes and Connie Britton as Rayna James, 40-year-old superstar and mother of two who is forced to tour with Juliette [...] Read More

Big Machine Label Group to Release Music from ABC’s Nashville

ABC Studios and Big Machine Records have partnered to release and market music from ABC’s new series Nashville, reports MusicRow. Original music performed by cast members Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson, Clare Bowen and Sam Palladio, among others, will debut each week on iTunes and ABC’s music lounge. Songs from the show’s premiere episode [...] Read More

Hunter Hayes, Big Kenny, Will Hoge & More Added to ACM Honors

Hunter Hayes, Will Hoge, Big Kenny, T Bone Burnett and Buddy Miller have been added to the lineup of performers and presenters for the 6th Annual ACM Honors, scheduled for Monday, September 24 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Hosted by Dierks Bentley, the evening is dedicated to celebrating special honorees and off-camera category winners [...] Read More

Lisa Marie Presley Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut

Lisa Marie Presley made her Grand Ole Opry debut on August 21. She wowed the audience with performances of “Over Me,” “Storm of Nails” and “Weary,” all of which are found on her latest album, Storm & Grace. “It’s an honor for me to be here,” she said as she took the stage. “Thank you [...] Read More