VINCE GILL TO HELP STING CELEBRATE HIS 60TH BIRTHDAY IN CONCERT

Katie Hasty -Hitfix.com Many of Sting’s famous friends will be helping him ring in his 60s this October. The former Police frontman turns 60 years old on Oct. 2, so on Oct. 1, New York’s Beacon Theatre will be hosting a “private” concert featuring guests Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Mary J. Blige, Robert…

OKLAHOMA TODAY RELEASES COUNTRY MUSIC ISSUE FEATURING SIX COVERS

Tomorrow, Oklahoma Today’s Country Music issue will land on newsstands across the state, the first comprehensive exploration of the genre in Oklahoma Today’s fifty-five-year history and the first time the magazine has printed six collectible covers. “With our state’s incredible history and talent in every conceivable facet of country music, even we are a little…

OPRY VETERAN VINCE GILL BRINGS HIS ACT TO NW OHIO

By Brian Dugger – Toledo Blade Vince Gill rocked back and forth, acoustic guitar across his knee, and beamed as his daughter, Jenny, sang her heart out to a house that has meant so much to him over the years. On Aug. 13, Jenny sang Vince’s classic “If You Ever Have Forever in Mind” at…

FIVE QUESTIONS WITH COUNTRY STAR VINCE GILL

MARTIN BANDYKE – Detroit Free Press Country star Vince Gill set the bar awfully high when he released the ambitious “These Days” album five years ago. The four-CD, 43-song collection delved into bluegrass, rock, jazz and soul and also featured contributions from a ton of notable guests, including Bonnie Raitt, Sheryl Crow, Diana Krall, Gretchen…

VINCE GILL SLINGS IT AT HOME

The Oakland Press For country veteran Vince Gill, there’s no place like home — especially for his new album, “Guitar Slinger.” Gill recorded the set, his first new release in five years, at the studio he built in the Nashville home he shares with his wife, fellow artist Amy Grant, and their children. But, Gill…

MOUNTAIN STAGE RADIO SHOW RETURNS TO THE PARAMOUNT

By: TOM NETHERLAND | SPECIAL TO THE HERALD COURIER Head for the mountains. Better still, Mountain Stage. So it went inside last night’s sold out Paramount Center for the Arts in Bristol, Tenn. Presented by the Birthplace of Country Music Alliance, the nationally syndicated public radio show Mountain Stage returned to town with a hit-kicking…

VINCE GILL OFFERS FIRST MUSIC IN FOUR YEARS

Sarah Skates – Music Row Vince Gill’s first radio single in four years goes for adds on Aug. 29. “Threaten Me With Heaven” is the lead track from his latest album, Guitar Slinger, due Oct. 25 on MCA Nashville. The Country Music Hall of Fame inductee co-wrote “…Heaven” with wife Amy Grant, Dillon O’Brian and…

GUITAR SLINGER SET TO BE RELEASED OCTOBER 25TH

CMT Vince Gill will release a new album, Guitar Slinger, on Oct. 25 on MCA Nashville. He wrote the title track about his courtship with Amy Grant, who later became his wife. The lead single, “Threaten Me With Heaven,” was co-written with Grant, Dillon O’Brian and the late Will Owsley. Grant and Gill also wrote…