CHALLENGE ASPEN CEO: ANNUAL GOLF TOURNEY BREAKS FUNDRAISING CEILING

Carolyn Sackariason, Aspen Daily News This past week’s eighth annual fundraiser for Challenge Aspen was the most successful in its history, according to the nonprofit’s executive director. Challenge Aspen CEO and co-founder Houston Cowan said while it’s unknown exactly how much the Vince Gill & Amy Grant Golf Classic raised this past Monday and Tuesday,…

REVIEW OF VINCE GILL’S BLUEGRASS SHOW AT THE BIRCHMERE

By Scott Galupo, Washington Post Vince Gill says he experienced an epiphany as a young musician: “If I kept playing bluegrass, I would never own my own home.” After a couple of decades as one of country music’s most consistently popular frontmen, Gill now owns what he describes as a “really big house.” Vince Gill,…

GAC WANTS YOUR VOTE FOR GAC’S TOP 50 VIDEOS OF THE 90’S

VOTE For Vince! It was a decade that saw the emergence of a new breed of country mega-stars like Garth Brooks, Shania Twain, Vince Gill, and so many more. Two of Vince’s songs were nominated: “Don’t Let Our Love Start Slippin’ Away” and “What The Cowgirls Do.” It also produced songs and videos that are…

FOR PETE’S SAKE: YOU’VE GOTTA HAVE HEART

A BENEFIT FOR PETE HUTTLINGER A Night of Great Music, Electrifying Jams & Cool Collaborations Tuesday, July 26 at Mercy Lounge Featuring Live Performances by Vince Gill, John Oates, The Long Players,John Jorgenson, Mark Selby, Joe Robinson, Baillie & the Boys Della Croce & more! Vince Gill, John Oates, The Long Players, John Jorgenson, Mark…

VINCE GILL LIKES LIVING ON THE ‘BLUE SIDE’

by Gayle Thompson – The Boot Vince Gill has carved an historic career out of recording emotionally-charged songs like ‘Go Rest High on That Mountain’ and ‘Never Knew Lonely.’ But while other stars might lean toward more positive, up-tempo tunes, the 54-year-old admits he actually prefers the opposite. “I like the blue side,” the Oklahoma…

VINCE GILL CELEBRATES FOURTH OF JULY WITH JAMES TAYLOR

Written by Edward Morris – CMT He and Wife Amy Grant Were Guest Performers at Taylor’s Two Tanglewood Shows Sure, there were fireworks. But it was the crackle of sweet memories that resonated through Vince Gill’s mind during the recent Fourth of July weekend as he stood onstage, singing with his musical idol, James Taylor….

AFTER THE NAME WAS CALLED, GILL AMASSED RUN OF HITS

By John P. McLaughlin, Special to The Province By the latter 1980s Vince Gill had a crazy busy life but somehow, thus far, big time success had eluded him. He was 25 and one of Nashville’s most in-demand session players and singers, he was playing in Emmylou Harris’ band, he had a daughter with Sweethearts…

VINCE GILL TALKS SAD SONGS & HOSTING ADVICE ON NPR

By Sarah Wyland – GAC Vince Gill was the guest on NPR’s ‘Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me’ over the weekend to discuss everything from why he’s drawn to the sad side of country music to hosting the CMA Awards in the 90s. Laughter flowed and Vince expressed some concern when asked to play a game…

TELL CMT VINCE IS YOUR GREATEST MAN IN COUNTRY!

VOTE HERE! Here’s your chance to help your favorite men of country music. Cast your votes and let CMT know which five guys you like best. Then watch What’s Your 20? 20 Greatest Men, 20 Years, premiering August 10 at 8/7c, to see where your picks placed on our countdown. Make sure to spread the…