As the inaugural Country Throwdown Tour continues its trek across the U.S., there’s no doubt the roster’s country celebs are out on the road kickin’ back, cuttin’ loose and getting the change to make music together like never before. “It’s such a cool experience to be able to hang out with my friends on the [...]Tags: appalachian fair, country, Gray, Heidi, Heidi Newfield, Jack, Jack Ingram, jam session, stage, Tenn., Throwdown, tour, tweets, U.S.
The following article was written by Aaron Lee of Nashville Noise. Thanks, Aaron, for contributing this article for publication here at Country’s Chatter. It’s not everyday you see Whitney Duncan wearing blue jeans with a bulletproof vest and army helmet or shooting machine guns in the middle of the desert. But, her presence is one [...]Tags: Aaron, Aaron Lee, army helmet, Baghdad, Craig Morgan, Darryl Worley, didn, Duncan, Indiana, Iraq, James Moses, Kuwait, Lee Ann Womack, Mark Wills, Middle East, music, musical peers, Nashville, nashville noise, Right Road, Saddam, Saddam Hussein, Toby Keith, tour, Travis J. Carroll, U.S., USO, Warner Brother, Zac Brown Band
I’ve been to several concerts that were held at lakes. But the show was on the shore, and the people were sitting on the banks of the lake, and some came up in boats and got close enough to hear. I have not, however, gone to any concerts that were only reachable by my getting [...]Tags: Alan Jackson, AquaPalooza, Austin, Brad, Brad Brad, Brad Paisley, concert goers, D.C., event, Ind., Indianapolis, July, Kansas City, kansas city mo, Lake Travis, Mo., O World, Ohio, sitting on the banks, Texas, Toledo, tour, tour organizers, U.S., Virginia Beach, Washington
What a difference two years makes. Back on March 31, 2008, I put up an article called “Introducing Nick Nicholson.” That article was not just to introduce all of you guys to Nick, it was really my first meeting with him, too. That day, I visited his web site, listened to his music, and have [...]Tags: Carrie Underwood, Chuck Wicks, cj watson, country, David Norris, Gray, James Otto, Jason Whitehorn, Lisa Shaffer, Lyric Street, mustang sally, Nashville, Nick, Nick Nicholson, Norris, Phoenix, quot, radio, Sally, show, Than Whiskey, Toby Keith, Trent Tomlinson, U.S., USA, Watson
I don’t think I’ve ever had anything on Country’s Chatter about the Dixie Chicks. Oh, perhaps a very brief mention of their little feud with Toby Keith, who I absolutely love. But other than, I never really talked about them. I got an e-mail from Andrew Griffin, editor for Red Dirt Reporter. It was about [...]Tags: Adrian Pasdar, album, Alexandria, Andrew, Andrew Griffin, Austin, banjo and fiddle, Busch Stadium, Canada, Charlie Robison, Chick, country, Dixie Chick Natalie Maines, Dixie Chicks, Emily, Emily Robison, Emmylou Harris, Holly Walk, Iraq, Keith Urban, La., Lilith Fair, Long Way, Lubbock, Martie, Martie Maguire, Missouri, Mr. Heartache, Natalie Maines, Nice, Oklahoma City, President George W, Reporter. It, Sarah McLachlan, Sheryl Crow-esque, South By, St. Louis, Summer, Texas, Toby Keith, tour, U.S., west Texas, William Kerns