I received a press release about the groundbreaking ceremony for Dothan, Alabama’s resort, Country Crossing. The proposed opening event for this 400 acre resort and entertainment center is the Fall of 2009. This place is going to be fantastic. How cool would it be to live near something like this. Here’s the press release and [...]Tags: AL-Ronnie Gilley, Alabama, Chris Lucas, country, country music legend, country music stars, Crossing, Darryl Worley, Dothan, entertainment, Front Row, George Jones, Houston County, James Stroud, Jamie Fox, Jamie Foxx, John Anderson, Kat, Lorrie Morgan, music, music city news, Nashville, Preston Brust, Properties, R, Rock, Ronnie Gilley, Top Row, Tracy Lawrence, U.S.
(Nashville, Tennessee…) — Randy Owen, lead singer of the legendary group Alabama, has teamed up with HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, to release his autobiography Born Country. Written with Allen Rucker, who also co-authored books by country stars Gretchen Wilson and Big & Rich, among others, Born Country and Owen’s debut solo album One [...]Tags: Alabama, Allen Rucker, book, country, country music hall, Country Music Hall of Fame, debut solo album, God, Gretchen Wilson, HarperOne, Jeff Cook, Jennie Smythe, Mark Tauber, music hall of fame, Myrtle Beach, Nashville, Northeast Alabama, Owen, quot, Randy, Randy Owen, rca records, Rich, Roger Freet, story, Teddy Gentry, Tennessee
Tonight’s post serves two purposes – the first to wish Ronnie Milsap a speedy recovery, and the second to correct an error I made last night. So to you, Ronnie, I hope your illness isn’t serious, and that you will be back on stage in no time at all. In my Oct. 28 entry, titled [...]Tags: big kenny alphin, Bill Anderson, Bucky, Charlie Daniels, country, Darryl Worley, error, Faith, K.D. Lang, kassidy osborne, Kay, Kenny, Lee Greenwood, Lyle Lovett, Nashville, Nov, Oct, Osborne, Randy, Randy Houser, Rich, Ronnie, Ronnie Milsap, schermerhorn symphony center, time
Brad Paisley will be releasing his newest album on Tuesday, Nov. 4.The album is called Play, and contains 16 songs. Brad wrote 11 of them. Sounds like a great album to me, with some very special guests adding to the CD. B.B. King, Andy Griffith, Buck Owens, Keith Urban and Steve Wariner are the guest [...]Tags: Al Kooper, album, America, Andy Griffith, B.B. King, Barbara Mandrell, Billy Sherrill, Brad, Brad Paisley, Buck Owens, Bucky, Bucky Covington, Carrie Underwood, country, country music career, David Letterman, Duane Eddy, Eddie Floyd, Elvis, Elvis Presley, Faith, George Jones, Gretchen Williams, Keith Urban, kix brooks, late night with david letterman, Martina McBride, Melinda Doolittle, Memphis, Muscle Shoals, muscle shoals rhythm section, Nashville, Noel, Nov, Percy Sledge, Phil Everly, quot, Ronnie Milsap, Sara Evans, schermerhorn symphony center, Steve Wariner, Tim McGraw, Va., View, Winter Wonderland, Wynonna Judd, year
Madam Tussauds now has a wax figure of Carrie Underwood in their VIP room. The statue was unveiled recently in New York. Carrie was on hand with her likeness. The wax figure was dressed in a gown designed by Trish Townsend. It was the one Carrie wore on the red carpet at the 2006 CMA [...]Tags: 2006 cma awards, ashley eicher, Bentley, Billy Currington, Brad, Carrie, Carrie Underwood, Cherry Ostrich, Chuck Wicks, Dean Marsico, Derek Streams, diy network, Don't Think, I, Jack Owen, Jake, Josh Turner, Kenny, Lucchese, Lukas, Luke, Luke Bryan, Madam Tussauds, Miss Tennessee, Nashville, nashville nights, New York, Nov, quot, Trace, Trish Townsend, wax, Willie Nelson, X. His