Johnny Cash Music Festival Raises $200,000

The second annual Johnny Cash Music Festival held October 5 at Arkansas State University raised approximately $200,000 according to the show’s executive produce Bill Carter. Proceeds from the event will fund the restoration the Johnny Cash Boyhood Home in Dyess, Arkansas as well as support a scholarship fund established in Johnny Cash’s name. This year’s [...] Read More

Winners of 11th Americana Honors & Awards Announced

Last night at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, the Americana Music Association celebrated its 11th Americana Honors & Awards presented by Nissan. Multiple generations of artists were honored, ranging from legends including Booker T. Jones, Bonnie Raitt, Richard Thompson and Guy Clark, favorites Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, and up-and-comers Alabama Shakes, Jason Isbell and The Civil [...] Read More

Eric Church Tops the CMA Awards Nominees List with Five Nominations

Eric Church tops the list of final nominees for The 46th Annual CMA Awards with five nominations. The reigning CMA Female and Male Vocalist of the Year Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton each received four nominations. Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Kenny Chesney, Little Big Town, and Taylor Swift each received three nominations for Country Music’s [...] Read More

Eli Young Band’s Crowds Get Loud

Eli Young Band is enjoying a lot of success lately, including recently celebrating their second No. 1 single, “Even If It Breaks Your Heart.” One of the coolest things for the band has been hearing the crowds singing along louder and louder with each passing show. “There was one thing that we really noticed pretty [...] Read More

Johnny Cash Music Festival Special to Air on GAC

The Johnny Cash Music Festival, filmed at last year’s inaugural event, will air on GAC this summer. The one-hour special stars Rosanne Cash, John Carter Cash, Kris Kristofferson, George Jones, Rodney Crowell and more. GAC will air the special July 28 at 8 p.m. ET and again at midnight. PBS affiliates will also air the [...] Read More