Articles Posted in the News Category

  • Toby Keith Wins Two British Country Music Awards; Announces Album Track Listing

    Toby Keith Wins Two British Country Music Awards; Announces Album Track Listing

    Toby Keith photo courtesy of Show Dog-Universal Music. Toby Keith picked up two awards at the British Country Music Awards earlier this month. He was named International Act of the Year and also won International…

  • OFFSTAGE: Scotty McCreery’s Motivational College Posters

    OFFSTAGE: Scotty McCreery’s Motivational College Posters

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Yes, Scotty McCreery is a country star on the weekends. But during the…

  • GAC Album Review: Ricky Skaggs’ Music To My Ears

    GAC Album Review: Ricky Skaggs’ Music To My Ears

    Ricky Skaggs’ 2012 CD, Music To My Ears. Photo courtesy of Skaggs Family Records. After more than 35 years as a professional musician, legendary bluegrass artist Ricky Skaggs is still driven to push his creative…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kelly Clarkson: "OK, I really like Nashville"

    OFFSTAGE: Kelly Clarkson: "OK, I really like Nashville"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Kelly Clarkson says the first step is just admitting that you really like…

  • Lady Antebellum Dishes on Their New Christmas Album

    Lady Antebellum Dishes on Their New Christmas Album

    Lady Antebellum’s 2012 Christmas album, On This Winter’s Night. Lady Antebellum will release their Christmas album, On This Winter’s Night, on October 22. In a recent episode of Webisode Wednesday, the band sat down to…

  • Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Talks Cooking with Top 20

    Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman Talks Cooking with Top 20

    Nan Kelley Kimberly Schlapman on the set of Top 20 Country Countdown. Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman is stopping by GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown to talk about her new GAC show, Kimberly’s Simply Southern,…

  • OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) LeAnn Rimes was already happy and healthy. She just wants to be more…

  • OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    OFFSTAGE: LeAnn Rimes: Built Up and Torn Down

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) LeAnn Rimes was already happy and healthy. She just wants to be more…

  • Robert Wayne Harris Executed

    Forty-year-old Robert Wayne Harris–who confessed to murdering five people in an Irving, Texas car wash in March of 2000–was executed by lethal injection Thursday night at the Walls Unit in Huntsville. A few hours before…

  • Wynne Home Prison Art Show

    City of Huntsville Cultural Services Coordinator Linda Pease tells us the Wynne Home will be presenting a “Retrospective of Prison Art . . . .” [audio:http://ksam1017.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/09/WYNNEPRIS9-20-12.mp3|titles=WYNNEPRIS9-20-12] Ms. Pease said that, “Also, in the Friends Sales…