Articles Tagged “News”

  • CMT Announces Four New Series

    CMT Announces Four New Series

    CMT has commenced production on four new series: Chainsaw Gang, Redneck Intervention, Full Metal Racket and Rock Raiders. As previously announced, Trinity 911 and the network’s first animated series Bounty Hunters are also in production.…

  • Johnny Cash Music Festival Special to Air on GAC

    Johnny Cash Music Festival Special to Air on GAC

    Johnny Cash Music Festival. The Johnny Cash Music Festival, filmed at last year’s inaugural event, will air on GAC this summer. The one-hour special stars Rosanne Cash, John Carter Cash, Kris Kristofferson, George Jones, Rodney…

  • GAC Album Review: Love and Theft

    GAC Album Review: Love and Theft

    Love And Theft’s 2012 self-titled album. In the three years since Love and Theft released their debut album, World Wide Open in 2009, the group has undergone some major changes. The biggest shifts involved the…

  • OFFSTAGE: George Strait’s New "Drinkin’" Song

    OFFSTAGE: George Strait’s New "Drinkin’" Song

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Now that George Strait’s “Drinkin’ Man,” which he co-wrote, is on country radio,…

  • OFFSTAGE: Was Springsteen Forced Out?

    OFFSTAGE: Was Springsteen Forced Out?

    (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 tend to look at rules in black and white. But if Bruce…

  • Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Shares a Steamy "Drinkin’" Pic

    Around the Web: Kellie Pickler Shares a Steamy "Drinkin’" Pic

    Kellie Pickler joins Bucky Covington for “Drinkin’ Side of Country” video. Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban plan ahead for WE Fest. Dwight Yoakam is still in style on Austin City Limits Live. Rachel Reinhart of…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Covers GQ in Australia

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Covers GQ in Australia

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Keith Urban is on the cover of the August/September issue of GQ. But…

  • “Queen of Country Music” Kitty Wells Dies at 92

    “Queen of Country Music” Kitty Wells Dies at 92

    Country Music Hall of Fame member Kitty Wells. GAC sends condolences to the family, friends and fans of Kitty Wells. Nashville’s WKRN reports Wells, known as the “Queen of Country Music”, died today at the…

  • Kitty Wells Dies at Age 92

    Kitty Wells Dies at Age 92

    The Queen of Country Music, Kitty Wells, died Monday (July 16) at her home in Madison, Tenn., at age 92. Her husband of more than 70 years, country singer Johnnie Wright, died Sept. 27, 2011,…

  • Dierks Bentley Records Theme Song for Weeds

    Dierks Bentley Records Theme Song for Weeds

    Dierks Bentley photo courtesy of Capitol Nashville. Dierks Bentley will be a part of Showtime’s eighth and final season of Weeds. Dierks is among the artists who recorded the show’s theme song, a rendition of…