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Review: Rhonda Vincent, Only Me
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Rhonda Vincent has been a purveyor of consistently good hard driving bluegrass music for years. ‘Only me,’ the new release from the multi-Grammy nominee surprises us with, dare we say, a concept album.

The 2-disc set is a pleasant surprise with the first disc being all bluegrass and the second, traditional country. Country legend Willie Read more…

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Taylor Hanson performing at the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville.Photo Credit: Joe Koch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

When Hanson appeared on stage the shrieking screams were deafening. If you’ve seen them before, you know that is a normal welcoming from their enthusiastic fans. The band ignited the crowd with “Fired Up”, the opening track on their new album Anthem.  Not Read more…

“Paperboy” Speaks Volumes About Stuttering And Great Storytelling

In the summer of 1959, country singer Mel Tillis—a stutterer since childhood—was enjoying a hit song with “Finally,” a tune that would eventually help propel the young singer/songwriter to Grand Ole Opry membership, a National Medal of Arts and inclusion in the Country Music Hall of Fame. But while things were going well for one Read more…

Trace Adkins’ New “Love Will” Is The Latest Gem In An Amazing Career
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One of the most glaring dichotomies in all of country music is how someone as big as Trace Adkins—big voice, big personality, big heart, big talent, big patriotism, big career achievements, Read more…

Win Titans Tickets From Tennessee's #1 RE/MAX Man!
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Ok all you locals, Nashville.com is very proud and lucky to have Gary Ashton as our exclusive realtor. But luck isn’t what gave Ashton and his RE/MAX Elite team their number 1 ranking in Tennessee for the last three years. Hard work and dedication is how that came about. Now, Gary Ashton is also the Read more…

Nashville’s Billy Dean Celebrates the Big 5-0 with Family, Friends and Fellow Stars Jamie O’Neal, Ty Herndon and Rhonda Vincent & The Rage
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His actual birthday may not have been until April 2, but that didn’t keep Billy Dean from inviting a few hundred friends and fans—along with musician buddies Jamie O’Neal, Ty Herndon and Rhonda Vincent & The Rage—to have three days of fun at his Dean Acres Farm about an hour from Nashville this past Read more…

For Nashville’s Dierks Bentley, ‘Home’ is Where His Heart Is
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Through the years, I’ve been fortunate enough to spend a good bit of time with Dierks Bentley, conducting interviews on his bus, backstage before shows, at his home and elsewhere. And, while I don’t know that either of us ever consciously thought about any ongoing themes in those conversations, beyond the particulars of the Read more…

Reckless Kelly Keeps It Fresh
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The old adage “better with age” certainly applies to Austin-based band Reckless Kelly. For a band that’s been together for 15 years they seem to know how to keep things fresh, from their music, right down to the packaging. In an age where big labels cut every corner possible, it seems as though the days Read more…

A Skaggs Family Christmas, Volume Two—A ‘Must Have’ For Your Christmas Music Collection
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“Isn’t there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?” exclaims a distraught Charlie Brown every year during the traditional airing of the holiday classic A Charlie Brown Christmas. Fortunately for Charlie Brown, he has Linus there to move to center stage and recite the Christmas story from the Gospel of Luke. But for those Read more…

The Stars Cut "Footloose" At Thursday's Nashville-area Premiere

 

The stars were out in Franklin, a few miles south of Nashville, Thursday night as a taste of Hollywood glitz arrived for the Tennessee premiere of “Footloose,” the updated remake of the classic 1984 dance movie that now features Kenny Wormald from MTV’s Dancelife and Julianne Hough (left) in the lead roles of Ren MacCormack Read more…