Grammy nominated vocalist Chris Young was surprised during his Grand Ole Opry performance this evening by Country Music Hall of Fame and Opry member Vince Gill with an invitation to become an official Opry member. The invite came just prior to Young’s performance of their chart-topping duet “Sober Saturday Night.” Growing up in nearby Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Young dreamt of one day taking the stage at the Opry, … Continue reading Chris Young invited to join The Opry
Today, September 8th Kentucky native, Troy Gentry was in helicopter crash in Medford, NJ near the area where the duo Montgomery Gentry was to perform later tonight. Press release sent out today reads: “It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was tragically killed in a helicopter crash which took place at approximately 1:00pm … Continue reading Breaking news: Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry in tragic helicopter crash
A native of Floydada, Texas, Williams was born May 27, 1939. He grew up in Portland, TX, graduating there in 1958. Music had always been a part of his upbringing, entering – and winning – a talent contest when he was just three years old. For his efforts, Williams received an alarm clock. He began playing guitar during his teen-age years, learning the songs that … Continue reading Don Williams passes at age 78
The Kentucky Headhunters Headlined The Labor Day Weekend at The Smokey Mountain Harley Davidsons The Shed in Maryville Tennessee Saturday September 2, 2017. The Shed is an outside covered stage and front viewing area is also covered. It is located next to the Smokey Mountain Harley Davidson Dealership. It Started out a wet and cool day which its usually very hot. By the Time the gates … Continue reading The Kentucky Headhunters LIVE in Maryville, TN!
Sunday, August 27th , The Southern Uprising Tour made a stop in Louisville at the Kentucky State Fair inside Freedom Hall. Headlining this tour is two of country’s triple threat artist. Both are singer songwriters, and master musicians – The Charlie Daniels Band and Travis Tritt! Accompanying on tour, was Lee Roy Parnell and The Marshall Tucker Band. No where else will you find four of … Continue reading The Southern Uprising Tour Hit Louisville Ky at Freedom Hall!
JD & The Straight Shot are back with their latest project Good Luck and Good Night. The album captures true folk essence within each track. “The Ballad of Jacob Marley”, with its enchanting vocals and haunting banjo rhythm is a true homage to the deepest sewn roots of Americana. JD and his band of talented instrumentalists combine for the track “Moonlight”. “I Know You Know … Continue reading JD & The Straight Shot: Good Luck and Good Night Out Sept. 15!