Articles Posted September 2012

  • 12 New Albums Coming This Fall

    12 New Albums Coming This Fall

    The summer heat wave took its toll all across America in 2012, but there’s still much to be thankful for as the harvesters begin to roll. New albums are on the way from some of…

  • Kimberly Williams-Paisley Joins Cast of Nashville

    Kimberly Williams-Paisley Joins Cast of Nashville

    NASHVILLE, TN – NOVEMBER 09: Kimberly Williams-Paisley attends the 45th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 9, 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images) Kimberly Williams-Paisley is headed to Nashville…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Needs More Tour Tweets

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Needs More Tour Tweets

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Carrie Underwood is very excited for us to see her Blown Away tour…

  • ICM Faith, Family & Country Awards Nominees Announced

    ICM Faith, Family & Country Awards Nominees Announced

    Joey + Rory photo courtesy of Sugar Hill Records. The nominees for the 18th Annual ICM Faith, Family Country Awards have been announced. Dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent among…

  • Tim McGraw Gives 25 Veterans Mortgage-Free Homes

    Tim McGraw Gives 25 Veterans Mortgage-Free Homes

    Tim McGraw photo courtesy of The GreenRoom. Tim McGraw wrapped up his HomeFront program in Boston August 24-25, capping off a summer-long campaign awarding mortgage-free homes to veterans at each Brothers of the Sun Tour…

  • GAC Album Review: Bucky Covington’s Good Guys

    GAC Album Review: Bucky Covington’s Good Guys

    Bucky Covington’s 2012 CD, Good Guys. Photo courtesy of Monarch Publicity. Five years after his self-titled debut, Bucky Covington is set to release his sophomore album, Good Guys, on September 11. Like his sound and…

  • OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift: "Let’s Just Argue"

    OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift: "Let’s Just Argue"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You know that scene in Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Ever Getting Back…

  • Around the Web: Eric Church Plans First-Ever Live Album

    Around the Web: Eric Church Plans First-Ever Live Album

    Eric Church pours his Blood, Sweat and Beers tour into first live album. Miranda Lambert gets the green light to produce a detective series for TV. Little Big Town float happily in the wake of…

  • George Jones Doesn’t Need a Rocking Chair

    George Jones Doesn’t Need a Rocking Chair

    George Jones photo courtesy of Bandit Records. Despite false social media rumors that he had passed away over the weekend, George Jones is thankfully alive and well and on the road again. After battling a…

  • OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert on Her Job vs. Your Job

    OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert on Her Job vs. Your Job

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Miranda Lambert takes her job very seriously. Her job, she thinks, is to…