2012 Rewind: No. 5 – George Strait & George Jones Announce Final Tours

Two of the biggest tour announcements of 2012 came from country music icons. Both George Strait and George Jones announced their final tours. They have each decided to spend more time with their families. George Strait’s The Cowboy Rides Away Tour launches in January 2013 and will continue through 2014. “I’ve had great fans,” George [...] Read More

2013 GRAMMY Nominees Announced

The 2013 GRAMMY nominees were announced last night. Among the country nominees, Taylor Swift and Hunter Hayes tied with the most — three each. Taylor was nominated for: Record of the Year – “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together;” Best Country Duo/Group Performance – “Safe & Sound;” and Best Song Written For Visual Media [...] Read More

George Jones to Play Final Show in Nashville

George Jones will play his final show in Nashville. The last show as part of The Grand Tour, George’s farewell tour, will take place at Bridgestone Arena on Friday, November 22, 2013. Tanya Tucker will be on hand as a special guest as well as other artists yet to be announced. “The Grand Tour will [...] Read More

Memorial Service for Patsi Bale Cox to Be Held at Country Music Hall of Fame

A memorial service for entertainment journalist Patsi Bale Cox will be held at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum today, March 29, at 2 p.m. Central. Cox passed away November 5, 2011. She was one of the most popular ‘as told through’ voices in entertainment journalism and co-wrote memoirs with Tanya Tucker, Loretta Lynn, [...] Read More

Tanya Tucker Releases Christmas Single

Tanya Tucker has released her take on the Christmas classic “Merry Christmas Wherever You Are” for digital download. She recorded the song with those who won’t be with their families for the holidays in mind. “With so many troops deployed overseas and with the economy being such that people are having to relocate to find [...] Read More