Pictured left to right: Phil O’Donnell, Eric Paslay, Bob DiPiero, Hoda Kotb, Craig Morgan The Today Show’s Hoda Kotb was in the audience for last night’s CMA Songwriters Series set from Joe’s Pub in New York City. The show was headlined by Black River Entertainment artist Craig Morgan, who had just returned from Afghanistan and [...]Tags: Afghanistan, audience, Bob DiPiero, Craig Morgan, entertainment artist, hoda kotb, songwriters
Generally, Country’s Chatter is always posts about country music. The artists, the tours, the new CDs, television appearances, and even news about them and their families. This post is different. But it is one I wanted to write. I live in a very small town, Erwin, Tenn. The town sits in the middle of Unicoi [...]Tags: Afghanistan, Airman, America, Benjamin D. White, Benjamin White, country, Dover, Erwin, mail country, North Main, procession, rescue departments, Tenn., town, town of erwin, Tri-Cities Airport, Unicoi County
Rockie Lynne, who I remember best for “Lipstick” (You Can Put Your Lipstick on While I Drive), “I Love You More” and “I Can’t Believe It’s Me,” has a new album. It’s called “Songs For Soldiers”. I did listen to the clips he has on his web site, I like what I heard. And while [...]Tags: Afghanistan, album, America, Andrew, Andrew W. Griffin, battle hymn of the republic, Cary, dirt report, God, I, instrumental medley, Iraq, Jimi, Lynne, N.C., North Carolina, Rockie, Songs, star spangled banner, Steve Wariner, U.S. Army, Wariner
Most of Aaron Tippin’s fans know that Aaron has always enjoyed flying. A press release tells us that he is now the Commemorative Air Force celebrity spokesman. (Photo at left from Aaron’s web site) Here’s the press release for you all, with an accompanying photo, and a few photos from a show I attended this [...]Tags: Aaron, Aaron Tippin, Afghanistan, air, aircraft, CAF, celebrity spokesman, celebrity spokesperson, Commemorative, commemorative air force, country music superstar, Force, Iraq, Nashville, nashville tenn, Stephan Brown, Tenn., Texas, United States
Toby Keith – U.S. Tour, European Tour, another restaurant, successful fund raiser, new CD in the works … a very busy entertainer
Yesterday Toby Keith celebrated his 48th birthday. He’s always been one of my very favorite country artists. He puts on one of the best concerts I’ve ever seen. He’s not only done shows all over the U.S., but has also recently completed his seventh United Service Organization tour of the Middle East, performing 15 shows [...]Tags: Afghanistan, Allison Webb, Ally, America, Ariz., Barry Switzer, Bob Stoops, Cancer, country, Denmark, England, Europe, Finland, June, kidney cancer, Las Vegas, Linda Webb, Middle East, New Jersey, Norman, Norway, Nov, Okla., Oklahoma, party auction, Roger Clemons, Scotland, Scott Webb, Sweden, Toby, Toby Keith, tour, U.S.