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Swon Brothers To Release Debut Album In October

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Undated) -- The Swon Brothers have their first album on the way. The country duo will release their self-titled debut effort on October 14th. And the guys admit they're excited about the release. Colton Swon says he and Zach put a lot of effort into the project, which created a lot of anxiety in them.…

Country Stars Featured On This Weekend’s MDA Telethon

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Rascal Flatts' Gary LeVox says the group is proud to be part of this weekend's MDA telethon. The country star admits they enjoyed taping a performance of their hit "My Wish" for the fundraiser, but "the real highlight of the whole experience" was meeting 14-year-old MDA Ambassador Bryson Foster. Gary says he and…

Alan Jackson Exhibit Opening Friday In Nashville

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- The Alan Jackson exhibit opens Friday at Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. "Alan Jackson: 25 Years of Keepin' It Country" showcases the singer's life -- both in and out of the spotlight -- with memorabilia chronicling his quarter-century as a recording artist. Visitors will see career-related material along with…

Alan Jackson Recalls On Particularly Rough Labor Day Holiday

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Labor Day has special significance to Alan Jackson. The country star recalls it was on the holiday in 1985 that he and his wife Denise arrived in Nashville. He adds that their new apartment didn't exactly match the description they were given.   But Alan says they got lucky, because he knew…

George Strait Concert Special Airing Friday

Posted On August 29, 2014

(Undated) -- George Strait fans who couldn't be in Arlington, Texas for the country legend's tour finale are now getting a chance to see the performance. "George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away" will debut on CMT Friday night at 7:00 p.m. Eastern. Strait recalls preparing for the show, saying he and his team knew this…