Jerry Holthouse

Music editor for Nashville.com. Jerry Holthouse is a content writer, songwriter and a graphic designer. He owns and runs Holthouse Creative, a full service creative agency. He is an avid outdoorsman and a lover of everything music. You can contact him at JerryHolthouse@Nashville.com

Ashley Cooke Scores Her First Number One

Ashley Cooke Scores Her First Number One

Big Loud / Back Blocks Music’s Country artist Ashley Cooke has notched her first-ever No. 1 song at Country radio with “Your Place.” (listen above) The “feel good, I don’t need you anthem” penned by Cooke, Jordan Minton and Mark Trussell, is the first single from a breakout Big Loud …

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Americana Announces 2024 Lifetime Achievement Honorees

Today, the Americana Music Association announced this year’s Lifetime Achievement Honorees for its 23rd Annual Americana Honors & Awards show on Wednesday, September 18. This group of top-honor recipients includes Dave Alvin, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Rev. Gary Davis, Shelby Lynne, Don Was and Dwight Yoakam. This year’s honorees …

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Porchlight Music Signs Sam Banks

Porchlight Music Signs Sam Banks

Porchlight Music has announced the signing of rising songwriter/artist and musician, Sam Banks to their roster. Banks’ love of country music began early when his dad was chauffeuring him to gigs across the Midwest. Heavily influenced by the songwriting of multi-award-winning hit songwriters, Dean Dillon and Tony Lane, the artistry …

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Third Annual Bob Woodruff Foundation VetFest Celebrated

Third Annual Bob Woodruff Foundation VetFest Celebrated

On Saturday night, the Bob Woodruff Foundation hosted their third annual VetFest, a free, family-friendly event for the local military and veteran community, at Skydeck on Broadway in Nashville. The evening’s live programming included special music performances by multi-Grammy Award winner Lucinda Williams, Grammy Award winner Ashley McBryde, Maddie & …

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HOF & Nashville Ballet Celebrate Chet Atkins

HOF & Nashville Ballet Celebrate Chet Atkins

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Nashville Ballet have debuted a video performance to honor and celebrate the 100th anniversary of late Country Music Hall of Fame member Chet Atkins’ birth. The two nonprofit organizations created and released an original ballet performance, set to Atkins’ recording of the “Jitterbug …

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The Eighth Room Announces Expanded Hours And Renovated Outdoor Oasis

The Eighth Room Announces Expanded Hours And Renovated Outdoor Oasis

The Eighth Room has announced expanded hours of operation, along with a renovated outdoor patio oasis. The lavish and intimate 150-seat venue, located in the space formerly known as Douglas Corner, will now host Happy Hours each week, Monday through Thursday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The venue will …

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Country For A Cause Raises $70,000 For Children’s Hospital

Country For A Cause Raises $70,000 For Children’s Hospital

Great things happen when the country music community comes together for a cause! Country For A Cause pulled out all the stops during their CMA Fest 2024 concert at Nashville’s 3rd & Lindsley and raised $70,000 for Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and celebrated the 10th Anniversary with …

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Cage The Elephant Coming To Nashville

Cage The Elephant Coming To Nashville

Following the band’s amazing Bonnaroo Festival performance this past weekend, Cage The Elephant’s has added a Nashville date to their North American Neon Pill Tour. The Nashville based band will be at Ascend Amphitheater on Sunday, September 1. GET TICKETS HERE. The 48-date North American tour, produced by Live Nation, …

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