VINCE GILL AND STING TEAM UP FOR “ULTIMATE” CMT CROSSROADS

By Allen Morridon – American Songwriter “You people are either very lucky or very hooked up.” Bill Flanagan, the television executive and music critic, was warming up an invitation-only crowd at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan Tuesday night for a taping of the latest episode of CMT Crossroads. “This is the hottest ticket in New…

THREE CHORDS AND THE TRUTH

Sue Guynn – Federick News Post Vince Gill headlines the grandstand entertainment at The Great Frederick Fair on Saturday. He will take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $47 reserved grandstand seating and $52 reserved track seating. He called me from a hotel room in Morgantown, W.Va., on a rainy day. Coincidentally, it was…

CMT RADIO LIVE TOUR KICKS OFF WITH WJVC AND VINCE GILL

CMT RADIO LIVE WITH CODY ALAN is heading out on the road again this FALL with the second annual CMT RADIO LIVE WITH CODY ALAN ON TOUR, visiting affiliate markets around the country. In each selected market, ALAN will broadcast live and host a concert for fans featuring a Country artist. The tour, in partnership…

CD REVIEW: VINCE GILL – “GUITAR SLINGER”

Premiere Guitar Vince Gill might be the best guitar player out there who gets left out of “best guitarist” conversations. This despite his turning down a gig in Dire Straits, earning five Grammys for instrumentals (out of his 20 total), and being versatile enough to play alongside guys like Chet Atkins, Eric Clapton, and Joe…

GRANT AND GILL TO BE HONORED WITH JOE KRAFT HUMANITARIAN AWARD

Artists Amy Grant and Vince Gill will be presented with The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee’s 18th annual Joe Kraft Humanitarian Award on Nov. 1. The award honors the duo’s unmatched philanthropic spirit. “As incredible as their professional success has been and as much as their words and music have impacted our lives, Amy and…

ZAC BROWN FINDS HIS PLACE AT ALL FOR THE HALL CONCERT IN L.A.

Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris, Sheryl Crow Also Perform at Fundraiser for Country Music Hall of Fame by Chris Willman – CMT SLIDESHOW “One of these things is not like the other,” sang Zac Brown, almost under his breath. He was referring to himself, humbled as he was to find himself here Tuesday night (Sept. 13)…