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Hank Jr. Announces 2017 Tour Dates

Posted On January 11, 2017

Hank Williams Jr. is plotting his 2017 tour. Bocephus will stop at medium and large venues across the country, beginning with Peppermill Concert Hall in West Wendover, Nevada on  February 3rd. A handful of dates are posted to Williams' website, but more will be added as they're announced.   Hank Jr. Announces 2017 Tour Dates…

Shania Twain Exhibit Coming To Country Music Hall Of Fame

Posted On January 11, 2017

Shania Twain is the latest artist set to be honored by Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Twain's exhibit will open on June 26th.  It was announced yesterday as part of the museum's 50th anniversary celebration. Twain says, "It's an honor to be a part of the Country Music Hall of Fame exhibitions…

Pilot Episode Ordered For New Reba TV Drama

Posted On January 11, 2017

A new television drama starring Reba McEntire is getting the green light by ABC to shoot a pilot episode. Described as a "Southern Gothic soap opera," the hour-long show is centered around the small town of Oxblood, Kentucky following an act of terrorism at a Fourth of July parade. McEntire told "The Tennessean," "I play…

Dierks Bentley Opening Third Whiskey Row Restaurant

Posted On January 11, 2017

Dierks Bentley is opening a third Whiskey Row restaurant in Arizona. The new location will be in Gilbert and is slated to open on February 27th.  Bentley already has locations in Tempe and Scottsdale. He says, "When we opened our first Whiskey Row three years ago, I never would have guessed we'd be three bars…

Sturgill Simpson To Perform On “SNL”

Posted On January 11, 2017

Live from New York, it's Sturgill Simpson. He'll be the musical guest on "Saturday Night Live" on January 14th. This will be Simpson's "SNL" debut. Actress Felicity Jones from "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" will host the episode.