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Miranda Lambert Schedules “Rehearsal” Show In Chicago

Posted On January 10, 2017

Miranda Lambert is planning a one-night only "rehearsal" for her upcoming Highway Vagabond Tour. The special show will take place on January 24th at Joe's Bar in Chicago. Songwriter Natalie Hemby will join Lambert as a special guest. Tickets are $50 each, but seats are strictly limited.  A request form must be filled out at the…

Lineup For Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo Announced

Posted On January 10, 2017

A long list of country artists are included in the lineup for the 2017 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. They are Old Dominion, Chris Stapleton, Alan Jackson, Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett, Luke Bryan, Willie Nelson, Florida Georgia Line, Chris Young, Dierks Bentley, Brad Paisley and the Zac Brown Band. The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo…

Maddie & Tae Raising Money for Families Of Dead Duck Hunters

Posted On January 10, 2017

Maddie & Tae are coming to the aid of the families of three duck hunters found dead in Texas. KHOU-TV reports, the singers are auctioning off signed guitars and tickets to their Houston concert.  Bidding will end on January 20th.  A GoFundMe page has also been created. Nineteen-year-old Spencer Hall, 25-year-old Starett Burk and 18-year-old…

Garth Brooks Ranks High On List Of Top 2016 Tours

Posted On January 10, 2017

2016 was a wildly successful year for Garth Brooks. He ranked first among country artists on the "Pollstar" list of Top American Tours last year.  Brooks also ranked fourth overall. Luke Bryan made the overall list at number nine and Kenny Chesney ranked tenth.  

Alan Jackson’s Mother Dies

Posted On January 09, 2017

Alan Jackson is mourning the loss of his mother. Ruth Jackson passed away Saturday at her home in Newnan, Georgia. She was known to her family, friends and country music fans as "Mama Ruth." A statement posted to Alan's Facebook page read, "Mrs. Jackson became a celebrated part of son Alan Jackson's career and life…