Top 10 Moments of the 2013 CMA Awards

The 47th Annual CMA Awards is country music’s biggest night and this year’s show was bigger than ever with all-star collaborations, a heartfelt tribute to a country music legend lost earlier this year and big wins by newcomers and legends alike. In no particular order, here are our Top 10 Moments from this year’s CMA [...] 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 Parents Influenced Her Diverse Musical Taste

Taylor Swift has experimented with a lot of different musical styles on her albums. Much of that experimentation has been influenced by the music her parents listened to when she was a child. “There was so much music in the house and music of all different kinds,” Taylor said. “That’s why melodically, I tend to [...] Read More

CMA Awards Announce All-Star Collaborations

“Country Music’s Biggest Night” is pulling out all the stops as some of music’s biggest names come together to perform at the 47th Annual CMA Awards. Co-hosted by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, the CMA Awards will air live from Nashville on ABC on November 6 at 8/7c. Among the all-star collaborations set to take [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Steve Wariner’s It Ain’t All Bad

On his first vocal album in eight years, Grand Ole Opry member Steve Wariner quickly makes up for lost time to cover subjects ranging from old school country loneliness to the thrill of dropping the hammer in a classic 1940s Ford. Writing or co-writing every song on It Ain’t All Bad, which is available now, [...] Read More