VINCE GILL, COSTELLO, MORE UP FOR SONGWRITERS

APNewsBreak: Costello, more up for SongwritersAPNewsBreak: Costello, more up for Songwriters NEW YORK (AP) – Elvis Costello, B.B. King and Ray Davies are among the nominees for the 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame. They’re joined by a slew of top acts, including Jimmy Buffett, Vince Gill and Rod Temperton, who wrote Michael Jackson’s “Thriller,” ”Rock…

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GUITAR SLINGER VINCE GILL HAS “STRING FEVER” FOR TENNESSEE STATE MUSEUM

Vince Gill, twenty time Grammy Award winner, has   officially agreed to headline and host “String Fever,” a concert benefiting the Tennessee State Museum Foundation. Gill has sold more than 26 million albums, earned 18 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, and is an inductee into the Grand Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and, most recently,…

VINCE HIGHLIGHTS FROM 2012 ACM HONORS

Country music fans, superstar Music City talent and industry elite turned out in force last night for the Academy of Country Music’s 6th Annual ACM Honors, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.  The sold-out event, hosted by Dierks Bentley for…

TICKETS GO ON SALE TODAY FOR “STRING FEVER”

12-12-12 Concert benefits the Tennessee State Museum Foundation Vince Gill, twenty time Grammy Award winner, has officially agreed to headline and host “String Fever,” a concert benefitting the Tennessee State Museum Foundation. Gill has sold more than 26 million albums, earned 18 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, and is an inductee into the Grand Ole…

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KENNY CHESNEY, VINCE GILL, ALAN JACKSON & MORE HONORED BY ACM

By Wendy Spicher – GAC NASHVILLE, TN – SEPTEMBER 24: Country music artist Kenny Chesney receives the Crystal Milestone Award at the 6th Annual ACM Honors at Ryman Auditorium on September 24, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. Country music fans, superstar Music City talent and industry elite turned out in force last night for the Academy…

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TUNE IN TO HEADLINE COUNTRY SEPT 20TH

Tune in or set your DVR to GAC on September 20th at 4:00 PM EST to Headline Country. This week the show will feature Vince Gill & The Time Jumpers to do some western swinging. All that and more this week on “Headline Country”. more! airtimes: September 20, 2012 4:00 PM ET September 20, 2012…

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BUSY VINCE GILL HEADS TO MAJESTIC

John Goodspeed – MySanAntonio.com Vince Gill is a busy guy, jetting around the country while squeezing in a concert Saturday at the Majestic Theatre. Last Thursday, he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame just a two-step away from the one for his wife, Christian-music singer Amy Grant, who cheered him on along…

NEW TUNES: A CHAT WITH THE TIME JUMPERS’ VINCE GILL (AND A ROUNDUP OF NEW ALBUMS)

BY HUNTER HAUK – Cowboys & Indians Western swing and other classic country styles become new again with this week’s release of the Time Jumpers’ self-titled album (Rounder Records). The group’s large roster features several of Nashville’s most respected players — among them pedal steel ace Paul Franklin, bassist Dennis Crouch, vocalist Dawn Sears and,…