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

Jo Dee Messina’s Parenting Blog Featured in The Tennessean

Jo Dee Messina’s humorous parenting blog, The Fumbling Mom, will be featured in The Tennessean. Debuting May 24 and periodically going forward, the paper will share content from Jo Dee’s blog in its Family section. Jo Dee, a mom to three-year-old Noah and 16-week-old Jonah, will provide stories, tips and more for The Tennessean. Her [...] Read More

“Andy Griffith Show” Actor George Lindsey Dies

GAC extends condolences to the family, friends and fans of actor George Lindsey, who died Sunday in Nashville after an extended hospitalization, reports The Tennessean. He was 83. Lindsey was most widely known for playing Goober Pyle on the iconic television series The Andy Griffith Show. One of Lindsey’s last appearances was at Ray Stevens’ [...] Read More

George Jones Cancels Tour Dates, Addresses Feud with Daughter

Under the orders of his doctor, George Jones has postponed concert dates through May 20 while he continues to recuperate from an upper respiratory at his home in Franklin, Tennessee, reports MusicRow. He was originally hospitalized with the infection in March. A statement issued from his publicist says George has greatly improved, but his doctors [...] Read More

GAC Pays Tribute to Earl Scruggs Saturday, March 31

GAC pays tribute to music legend Earl Scruggs this Saturday, March 31 at 4 p.m. Eastern, re-airing Sunday, April 1 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern. Host Bill Codyshares his last interview with the music icon as he chats about everything from meeting Lester Flatt, when he was 10 years old to developing his famous ‘three finger [...] Read More