650 AM WSM to Release Live From The Archives June 25

For the first time in its 87 year history, 650 AM WSM will release a compilation of live, in-studio performances by renowned artists and songwriters on June 25. Live From The Archives of 650 AS WSM – Volume One will be available on CD, digitally, and as a limited edition two-jacket vinyl release. “A station [...] Read More

The Time Jumpers’ Dawn Sears Diagnosed with Lung Cancer

Dawn Sears, stellar vocalist and member of Rounder Record’s 4-time Grammy-nominated band The Time Jumpers, has been diagnosed with Stage 3B lung cancer. Dawn is also a long-time member of Vince Gill’s touring band.  She is currently undergoing treatment in Nashville, TN and plans to continue performing at the band’s regular Monday night show at [...] Read More

GAC’s Top 10 Country Albums of 2012

Every year, music reviewers pull from the year’s releases to create Top 10 lists. 2012 was a fantastic year for country music, offering album after album of quality titles to choose from while overall sales for the genre rose 3.2% compared to this point last year. By the very nature of a ‘Top 10′ list, [...] 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

The Band Perry, Vince Gill & More Perform on Family-Themed Noteworthy at the Opry

This week on Noteworthy at the Opry, it’s all about Family and Friends. Premiering on GAC on Saturday, November 17 at 9p|8c, the show will include performances from Kevin Costner, his daughter Lily, Wynonna, The Band Perry and The Time Jumpers. In addition, Lisa Marie Presley, Pistol Annies, Brantley Gilbert, Vince Gill and others will [...] Read More