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,…

USA TODAY PLAYLIST: MICHAEL BURKS, SPRINGSTEEN, THE TIME JUMPERS

By Jerry Shriver – USA Today Michael Burks’ Feel Like Going Home is our pick of the week. The beloved “Iron Man,” a dynamic blues guitarist/soul singer who finally made it big, died at 54 in May, a few months before the release of Show of Strength. This track, a cover of Charlie Rich’s most…

THE TIME JUMPERS’ ALBUM CELEBRATES COUNTRY TRADITIONS

by Stephen L. Betts – The Boot The Time Jumpers’ now-legendary Monday night residency at Nashville’s quaint Station Inn is a thing of the past. The exuberant 11-member Western swing outfit, featuring country superstar Vince Gill among its ranks, can be found that night at the more spacious 3rd and Lindsley a short distance away….

VINCE GILL CONCERT FOR STARS MERGES WITH CHAIR-ISH THE NIGHT

by Erin Daunic – Stars Nashville Two popular Nashville benefits are being combined into one star packed evening as Chair-ish The Kids merges with the annual Vince Gill & Friends Concert For STARS to become Chair-ish The Night With Vince Gill & Friends according to event patron co-chairs country music singer/songwriter Chad Warrix and Tennessee…

VINCE GILL LAUGHS AND CRIES GETTING HIS HOLLYWOOD STAR

Brad Schmitt – Country Weekly Vince Gill is a guy who isn’t afraid to show his emotions, and that’s exactly what happened when he got his star on the Hollwyood Walk of Fame. His buddy Reba McEntire spoke movingly of how Vince helped her after members of her band died in a plane crash. And…

VINCE GILL TO BE HONORED WITH STAR ON THE HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME WATCH LIVE!

His Stellar Award Will Be One Star Away From His Wife Amy Grant’s Star WHO: Vince Gill Emcee: Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, President/CEO Leron Gubler Guest speaker: Amy Grant WHAT: 2,478th Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Category of RECORDING WHERE: 6901 Hollywood Boulevard next to Hard Rock Hollywood WHEN: September 6,…

VINCE, JENNY GILL TO PERFORM AT SEPT. 9 FUNDRAISER

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – The Punt, Pass & Pick Concert & Fundraiser is proud to welcome Franklin High School’s own, Jenny Gill, and her dad, Grammy Award winning artist, Vince Gill. Father and daughter will kick off the Franklin High School Quarterback Club’s first concert event on Sunday, Sept. 9, at the Franklin Theatre in true…

VINCE GILL: COUNTRY CONVERSATIONS

By Mary Kunz Goldman – Buffalonews.com Listening to country singer Vince Gill, you feel as if you know him. How can you help it? The songs he is famous for – “When I Call Your Name,” “One Last Chance,” so many more – are all so confessional, describing human, often humiliating, problems and situations. Under…