‘BAKERSFIELD’ ALBUM NAMED AS ONE OF THE “BEST AMERICANA OF 2013″

Creative Loafing AtlantaHere are 10 Americana (for lack of a better term) albums (in alphabetical order) that I fully enjoyed this year. Guy Clark, My Favorite Picture of You Guy lost his wife and lifelong companion/collaborator Susanna in 2012, and this album is a fine tribute to a wonderful person. via Clatl

NPR’S KEN TUCKER NAMES ‘BAKERSFIELD’ TOP 10 ALBUM OF 2013

Ken Tucker’s Top 10 Albums Of 2013No music moved me more, did more to make me think about life a bit differently, than Jason Isbell’s continually revelatory album Southeastern. It cohered as a statement about love, regret, loneliness and joy, and also about what it’s like to make vernacular music concerning these themes. It was…

CONCERT REVIEW: AMY GRANT AND VINCE GILL SPREAD CHRISTMAS SPIRIT AT THE FOX

Concert review: Amy Grant and Vince Gill spread Christmas…There might not be two people better suited for Christmas concerts than Amy Grant and Vince Gill. The Nashville power couple makes an almost annual pilgrimage in the weeks after Thanksgiving to not only share the holiday spirit, but give fans glimpses into their warm, low-key personalities…

VINCE GILL AND THE TIME JUMPERS PERFORM AT UPAC

Vince Gill and The Time Jumpers perform at UPACVince Gill & The Time Jumpers will perform on the Ulster Performing Arts Center, 601 Broadway, Kingston, tonight at 8. Gill has 20 Grammys for his solo work and received two more nominations this year for his work with The Time Jumpers. via Dailyfreeman

VINCE GILL TO BE HONORED WITH CRB CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Vince Gill To Be Honored With CRB Career Achievement Award | Got CountryVince Gill will be honored with the 2014 Country Radio Broadcasters, Inc. Career Achievement Award at the Country Radio Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 6 p.m. Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell will perform a tribute to Gill as…

COUNTRY SINGER GILL HEADLINES FOX GALA

Country singer Gill headlines Fox galaVince Gill was a bit intimidated last weekend when he stood on the stage at the Rabobank Theater in Bakersfield, Calif., the heart of Buck Owens and Merle Haggard country, and sang an evening’s worth of the pair’s songs. via Azstarnet