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Grand Ole Opry Launches 90th Anniversary Party
Brad Paisley playing Little Jimmy Dickens guitar.

Brad Paisley playing Little Jimmy Dickens guitar.

The Grand Ole Opry launched its nine-month celebration of nine decades of great country music during two shows tonight with appearances by Opry members Brad Paisley, Del McCoury, and Old Crow Medicine Show, as well as special guests including Asleep at the Wheel. During the performances, artists shared Read more…

Tin Pan South Is Here!
Tin Pan South

The greatest songwriting festival in the world is underway! All Fast Access Club Passes have SOLD OUT for the 2015 Tin Pan South Festival. If you did not purchase one – no worries – you can still attend shows individually and pay at the door. To do so, get in the Cash Line Read more…

Lorrie Morgan To Host Charity Event
Lorrie Morgan

Lorrie Morgan has gathered her friends including Vince Gill, Tracy Lawrence, Darryl Worley, Exile, TG Sheppard, Daryle Singletary, Baillie & The Boys, Sonia Leigh, George Ducas, Ashlee Hewitt, Kelly Lang, Steffen Hughes, and her son Jesse Keith Whitley to perform this Tuesday, March 17, 2015 (6:00 pm), at the Wildhorse Saloon to benefit and honor Read more…

Billy Block 1955-2015
Billy Block

Nashville lost a hero today. The following was posted on Facebook by Jill Rochlitz Block:

Billy Block has died peacefully today. Thank you for the love. Here is a tribute to this great man who will be missed, and information you may be seeking.

William Donald “Billy” Block died peacefully today at the age of 59. Billy Read more…

Scott Borchetta Starts Mentorship Role On American Idol Tomorrow
Scott Borchetta

Big Machine Label Group President and CEO Scott Borchetta, will officially begin appearing on FOX’s American Idol on Wednesday night as the hit show’s new in-house Mentor. Borchetta will guide the show’s contestants throughout the competition but his work will extend beyond the show’s finale when the winner receives a record a deal on Big Read more…

Hank Williams Jr. To Headline 5th Annual NRA Country Jam

Hank Williams Jr. and Colt Ford will light up lower Broadway in Nashville, Tennessee on Friday, April 10 for the FIFTH ANNUAL NRA COUNTRY JAM, presented by Bushnell with Folds of Honor. The concert, free and open to the public, will rock the streets of Music City and is sure to be a great Read more…

CMA Music Festival Announces Lineup

The CMA Music Festival has announced the official lineup for the LP Field shows. CMA Fest takes place in downtown Nashville from June 11 to 14.

The news went out via email to fans early Wednesday morning. CMA Fest four-day tickets (including access to the nightly concerts) are no longer available, but there plenty of other Read more…

Carrie Underwood And Mike Fisher Welcome Baby Isaiah
Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS

Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS

Carrie Underwood and husband, Nashville Predator hockey player Mike Fisher, welcomed the arrival of their first child, a boy, Isaiah Michael Fisher last Friday.

Isaiah Michael Fisher was born on Feb. 27, and Underwood posted the happy news on social media along with a photo of the baby and Read more…

Tin Pan South Announces Line-up
Tin Pan South

The 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank announced the initial performers in this year’s five-day event. Tin Pan South is set for Tuesday, March 24 through Saturday, March 28 at 10 of Nashville’s most popular venues, and the current lineup can be seen at

This year’s lineup includes one of Read more…

Brad Paisley Wins YouTube Award
Brad Paisley A 2014 by Jim Shea

It was announced earlier today that Brad Paisley is one of the 2015 YouTube Music Awards winners along with 49 others from all genres of music. Others being recognized are Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Meghan Trainor, Sam Smith, Taylor Swift and more.

The winners were chosen based on the biggest growth Read more…