GAC Album Review: John Corbett’s Leaving Nothin’ Behind

With an open sound stretching from loose country rock to roadhouse barn burners, actor/musician John Corbett heads straight for the Lone Star state on his second full-length album, Leaving Nothin’ Behind. The project, due in stores February 5, revels in Texas country tradition while helping John define a sound that may surprise fans of his [...] Read More

John Corbett Prepares to Release New Album January 29

Most people know John Corbett as an actor first and a musician second. Growing up Wheeling, West Virginia, just a few miles from Brad Paisley, music has always been John’s first love. As he prepares to release his new album, Leaving Nothin’ Behind, he’s out to show he’s serious about his music career. “I never [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Aaron Lewis’ The Road

There’s an interesting trend when established hard rock artists crossover to country; the sound can be very traditional. Kid Rock has shown this several times over the past decade, but his impact in the genre started on the ’70s country, outlaw-inspired megahit, “Picture,” a duet with Sheryl Crow. Aaron Lewis, frontman of the platinum-selling rock [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Toby Keith’s Hope On The Rocks

Toby Keith is settling nicely into the role of fun-loving, beer-drinking entertainer. Given the success of 2011’s Gold-certified album, Clancy’s Tavern, and its hugely popular keg party anthem, “Red Solo Cup,” it makes perfect sense for Toby to keep the party-friendly vibe and tallboy-tailored tunes on tap like a good draught. On Toby’s new studio [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Waylon Jennings’ Goin’ Down Rockin’: The Last Recordings

Shortly before his death in February 2002, Waylon Jennings returned to the studio in order to lay down what would be his final recordings. Working with his good friend Robby Turner, who serves as producer of this project, Waylon created an intimate set of performances capturing both the peace and turmoil that accompanied the singer [...] Read More