May 1 Gala Will Feature A Retrospective Of Drake’s Extraordinary Life As Musician, Producer, Publisher, Label Founder & Recording Artist Pete Drake will make history as the first steel guitarist to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. Drake, who was once featured on 59 of the 75 songs on Billboard’s Top Country Hitschart, also enjoyed success as a producer, publisher, record label founder and recording artist. … Continue reading Pete Drake To Make History As First Steel Guitarist Inducted Into The Country Music Hall of Fame
Kenny Rogers, The Gambler, he was an icon of music whos career as an American Singer songwriter, actor, record producer as well as an entrepreneur that has spanned over multiple decades and has had an impact in millions of lives thanks to his world renown music and collaborations. Over the years Kenny Rogers has given advice, shared the stage, and simply blessed all those around … Continue reading Artist Paying Respects To Kenny Rogers
Superstar songwriters Rafe Van Hoy, Marla Cannon-Goodman, Dale Dodson, Waylon Payne, Don Sampson and Ronnie Bowman will pay tribute to Hank Cochran and Red Lane at 3rd & Lindsley (816 3rd Ave. South) on Wednesday, January 17 to benefit The Hank Cochran Pen Fund. Tickets are $10; doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30. The 501(c)(3) charity focuses its efforts on financially assisting songwriters … Continue reading Superstar Songwriters Pay Tribute To Hank Cochran & Red Lane At 3rd & Lindsley On Wednesday, January 17
Kenny Rogers’ musical career has touched many different styles of music throughout various generations, and his farewell performance to Nashville, All In For The Gambler, served as a reminder of the musical impact that his career has had – and will continue to make for years to come. An all-star cast of Rogers’ contemporaries – and many of today’s hottest musical artists – turned up … Continue reading The Gambler’s last hand was celebrated Wednesday night in an aweing fashion in Nashville
“It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and legendary singer and guitarist, Glen Travis Campbell, at the age of 81, following his long and courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease.” Announced earlier today on Facebook by Glen’s family. Glen, 81 will be missed by family, friends, and fans alike for playing a role of father, husband, … Continue reading Rhinestone Cowboy, Glen Campbell Passes Away at Age 81
The Latest episode of the pickup features interviews with Bill Anderson, Ronnie McDowell, Collin Raye and others at the 2nd annual Legendary Lunch. Host, Adam Wurtzel talks about Country Hits Back featuring Wade Hayes and others, Tim McGraw’s newest single “Humble and Kind” and Kelly Clarkson’s new children’s book. Kenny Rogers takes time to talk about his upcoming farewell tour to spend more time with … Continue reading Watch The Latest Episode of The Pickup Featuring Collin Raye, Wade Hayes, Bill Anderson and more!