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Tin Pan South: Night Two

(l. to r.): Mac Powell, Steve Pasch, Brian White and Ben Glover at the BB King’s Blues Club late show Wednesday night. Photo: Moments by Moser

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Night two of the 23rd Annual Tin Pan South Songwriters Festival Presented by Regions Bank saw more music, story telling and laughter, as more than 70 songwriters 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…

Florida Georgia Line Get Some Good Advice From Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean
Photo by Kristin Barlowe for Republic Nashville

Photo by Kristin Barlowe for Republic Nashville

When Florida Georgia Line is working, Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard give 110%, but they say some of the best advice they ever got about living in and out of the spotlight came from Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean. Tyler says, “Those guys got it figured out, how Read more…

Toby Keith Makes Impression On Brantley Gilbert
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Brantley Gilbert has been an opening act and a headliner, and he admits the experiences as an opener haven’t always been perfect, but he says, “I think everybody handles themselves different on the road. I think we’ve all had positive and negative experiences. I think the negative ones really teach you how to treat people Read more…

Jon Pardi: NRA Country’s Featured Artist
Jon Pardi

Rising country star and outdoor enthusiast Jon Pardi has been chosen as NRA Country’s Featured Artist for March. The California native has received high praise for his debut album, Write You A Song, featuring hits “Up All Night” and “Missin’ You Crazy.” Pardi was hand-picked by country legend Alan Jackson to join him on his Read more…

The Legacy Continues With Nathan Stanley
Nathan Stanley

Rising Bluegrass prodigy Nathan Stanley is gearing up for the re-release of his album, The Legacy Continues, which is available now. The project is appropriately titled, as the Virginia native is the grandson of Bluegrass legend, Dr. Ralph Stanley, who joins Nathan on two duets.

“I’m very excited about the repackaging of this CD, which Read more…

Thomas Rhett Gets His Third Number One
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Thomas Rhett’s momentum continues to escalate as he establishes himself with the third consecutive #1 hit off his debut album IT GOES LIKE THIS (The Valory Music Co.), and his first as the artist and songwriter. The GOLD-certified “Make Me Wanna” summits both the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase radio charts this week, just days Read more…

Lauren Alaina Does Surprise Serenades For A Good Cause
Lauren Alaina

Lauren Alaina was among the artists doing surprise serenades on Valentine’s Day. Uber users in Music City could order a serenade on demand on Saturday, and it was all for a good cause.

“This is the best Valentine’s Day I ever had. I’m not kidding because love is what it’s all about and I feel like Read more…

Scotty McCreery Has a Couple Reasons To Like This Superbowl
Photo by Russ Harrington

Photo by Russ Harrington

Scotty McCreery is a lifelong New England Patriots fan and will be rooting for them in today’s Super Bowl. He comes by it honest, since his father Mike grew up in Maine and raised the young singer to love all New England sports teams.

Scotty scored a sweet gig performing for Kraft Read more…

Sam Hunt Goes Number One
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Pictured (l-r): Three Mules Music’s Chris Hunter; Country Aircheck’s Chuck Aly; Universal Music Group’s Mike Dungan; producer Zach Crowell; co-writers Shane McAnally, Sam Hunt and Josh Osborne; ASCAP’s LeAnn Phelan; Black River Publishing’s Celia Froehlig; and Universal Music Publishing’s Kent Earls. Photo by Alan Poizner.

The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) celebrated Read more…