Articles Posted October 2012

  • Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Host Bingo Night

    Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood Host Bingo Night

    Brad Paisley Carrie Underwood photo courtesy of the Country Music Association. How do Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood stay sharp when it comes to hosting the CMA Awards? By hosting other events, of course! They…

  • Jamey Johnson Announces Living For A Song Tour

    Jamey Johnson Announces Living For A Song Tour

    Jamey Johnson photo by Jack Spencer, courtesy of UMG Nashville. Jamey Johnson has announced his Living For a Song Tour. The fall tour will kick off at the Tennessee Theatre in Knoxville, Tenn., on November…

  • Taylor Swift Doesn’t Mind Early Mornings in Times Square

    Taylor Swift Doesn’t Mind Early Mornings in Times Square

    Taylor Swift photo courtesy of Big Machine Label Group. Taylor Swift kicked off a week of national television and radio appearances to support her new album, Red, on October 22, the same day the project…

  • Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley Plan Tour

    Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley Plan Tour

    Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley will co-headline the Locked Reloaded in 2013. A list of 33 cities has been revealed although no specific dates have been attached to the itinerary. The tour will begin Jan.…

  • Sam Houston State Bearkats' Richard Sincere (via Game Day Photos on Facebook)

    Sincere & Cleveland Named Players of the Week

    Sam Houston State junior receiver Richard Sincere and senior defensive tackle J.T. Cleveland were named the Southland Conference offensive and defensive players of the week, respectively, after leading the Bearkats to a 45-10 win over McNeese State, the league office announced Monday. Central Arkansas senior punter Kevin Bufford was named the conference special teams player of the week…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Fascinated by Politics

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Fascinated by Politics

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) No matter what side you’re on, you have to admit that last night’s…

  • Billy Ray Cyrus Gives All on New Album

    Billy Ray Cyrus Gives All on New Album

    Billy Ray Cyrus is back with a catchy new single, “Change My Mind.” Yet, some things truly never change. Twenty years after his breakthrough album, Some Gave All, Cyrus says he still approaches music the…

  • Around the Web: Taylor Swift Is Under Constant Stress

    Around the Web: Taylor Swift Is Under Constant Stress

    Taylor Swift sings about the pressure of fame in “The Lucky One.” Nicole Kidman plays a “perfect” Grace Kelly in Grace of Monaco. Kathleen Edwards talks dirty with her new girl-group Modern Beaver. Kyle Park…

  • Christmas Albums Lead Week’s New Releases

    Christmas Albums Lead Week’s New Releases

    Lady Antebellum, Colbie Caillat and Sammy Kershaw are among the artists releasing new Christmas albums this week. The three members of Lady A wrote the title track to On This Winter’s Night. Favorite tunes include…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Is "More Like an Ocean"?

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Is "More Like an Ocean"?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I get that Keith Urban has a big personality. But how in the…