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Grand Ole Opry “House” Celebrates 40 Years
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The Grand Ole Opry celebrated 40 years of country music at the Grand Ole Opry House last Saturday as the newest members of the Opry, Old Crow Medicine Show, led the cast in a show-opening performance of Opry patriarch Roy Acuff’s “Wabash Cannonball.” The 40th Opry House Anniversary Show began as the very first Opry Read more…

Opry Kicks Off CMA Fest With Big Stars
Keith Urban & Kree Harrison. Photo by Chris Hollo

Keith Urban & Kree Harrison. Photo by Chris Hollo

Kellie Pickler, Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, Kree Harrison, Ricky Skaggs, Diamond Rio, Bill Anderson, and Lennon and Maisy from ABC’s Nashville all performed at the Grand Ole Opry last night as the Opry kicked off its CMA Music Week with two star-packed sold-out shows.

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Bill Anderson Celebrates 50 Years At The Grand Ole Opry

Whisperin’ Bill Anderson is celebrating his 50th year as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. There will be a celebration on Saturday, July 16, at the Opry House where 400 members of his fan club will be coming in from all over the country to celebrate with him. There will be a private dinner Read more…

Hall of Fame To Honor Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum will honor a Nashville institution, Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, with a new photographic exhibition, Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge: Thirty-Four Steps and Fifty Years. The exhibit, which opens April 1, will be presented in the Museum’s West Gallery and will run through September 30, 2011.

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Brad Paisley Reflects On 10 Years As Opry member

Last weekend, CMA Entertainer of the Year Brad Paisley celebrated his tenth anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member before a sold-out crowd as part of the Opry’s All-Star Weekend. After an on-stage presentation by Opry member Bill Anderson, Brad reflected on ten years of Opry membership, noting, “This is my favorite place to play.” Read more…