Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge Unveils New Alley Sign

Downtown Nashville has added another neon sign to its famous landscape. Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge has unveiled a newly-redesigned alley sign on the back side of the legendary Honky Tonk, directly across from the Ryman Auditorium. The venue’s proprietor, Steve Smith, was joined by Terri Clark, The Roys, T.G. Sheppard, Jett Williams, Kelly Lang and David [...] Read More

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

Taylor Swift’s Two-Year Writing Process

Taylor Swift just released her new single, “Red,” which also happens to be the title track of her latest album. The album took two years to make, but a number of people thought Taylor was done with it after just one. “The first year was me writing and getting my thoughts together and going into [...] Read More

Alan Jackson, Travis Tritt & More Added to George Jones’ Final Nashville Show

George Jones’ final Nashville concert, set for November 22 at Bridgestone Arena, is officially sold out and the lineup keeps getting bigger. Alan Jackson, Travis Tritt, Pam Tillis, Kathy Mattea, Tracy Lawrence, Patty Loveless, Joe Diffie, Mark Chesnutt and T. Graham Brown are the latest additions to concert lineup. Additionally, Brenda Lee, John Conlee, Lee Greenwood, Eddy [...] Read More

R.O.P.E. International to Host “Breakfast with the Stars” June 6

R.O.P.E. International will hold a new event during this year’s CMA Music Festival. “Breakfast with the Stars” will take place June 6 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon in Nashville at The New Nashville Nitelife, a venue formerly known as Stardust Theatre. Some of the many stars scheduled to appear are Exile, Mel Tillis, Jean [...] Read More