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Isolated Vocals From Taylor Swift’s VMA Performance Draw Criticism

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is "shaking off" some more haters after her performance at the MTV Video Music Awards Sunday night. The superstar took another in her transition out of country music and into pop with a live performance of her new single "Shake It Off." But some critics are wondering if the quality of…

Love And Theft Singer Weds In Nashville

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Love And Theft's Stephen Barker Liles is now a married man. The country star tied the knot with bride Jenna Kennedy in a ceremony Sunday night. The singer's rep tells "People" the couple exchanged vows at The Ruby boutique event center in Nashville, before roughly 200 guests. Family members played prominent roles…

Little Big Town Announce Fall Tour

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town's Jimi Westbrook says he and his bandmates are "stoked" about their upcoming album, and "can't wait" to bring their new music to the stage. The country group has announced plans for "The "Pain Killer Tour." They'll launch the trek in Youngstown, Ohio on November 8th. Little Big Town will…

Taylor Swift Sets Chart Record With New Single

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is doing something no other artist has done. Billboard.com says her new single, "Shake It Off," is launching its run on the Adult Pop Songs list at number nine, marking the first time since that chart was created in 1996 that a track has entered in the top ten. Meanwhile, Swift's…

Brad Paisley Enjoys His Farmhouse Studio

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley says he really enjoyed recording his latest album, "Moonshine in the Trunk." The country star explains that he worked on the project in his home studio -- a farmhouse that he converted into a recording facility. And Brad says it's a very inviting space.   Paisley adds that his studio…