VINCE GILL ENTERTAINS AT COLUMBUS CIVIC CENTER ON SATURDAY

By SONYA SORICH — ssorich@ledger-enquirer.com If you need to complain, avoid Vince Gill this weekend. “No whining allowed. That’s my motto,” the country music singer said in a recent phone interview. He performs Saturday at the Columbus Civic Center. The local concert is just one item on Gill’s crowded to-do list. He’s recently recorded on…

VINCE GILL FEELS FREE AS AN INDEPENDENT ARTIST

By CAITLIN R. KING – Associated Press Vince Gill can do whatever he wants. For the first time in nearly 30 years, the Country Music Hall of Fame member doesn’t have a record deal. He got signed by a label in 1983 and had been on the MCA Records roster since 1989. “My contract ran…

GUITAR SLINGER, TEAR JERKER VINCE GILL GOES FOR MUSICAL ESSENCE

By Wayne Bledsoe – Knoxville.com Vince Gill’s earliest memory is of his father singing. “‘Old Shep,’ and it just used to rip my heart out when my father would sing it,” says Gill in a call from his Nashville-area home that he shares with his wife, singer Amy Grant. “The guy shoots his own dog…

VINCE & KEITH COVER COUNTRY WEEKLY

Keith Urban and Vince Gill brought together a host of stars for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum fundraiser concert, We’re All for the Hall. In this exclusive cover story, Vince and Keith talk about the importance of the Hall of Fame and what it takes to put on this all-star show. Plus,…

VINCE GILL WOULD LIKE TO SEE COUNTRY BE MORE COUNTRY

Preview: Vince Gill would like to see country be more countryVince Gill — singer, songwriter, guitarist, golfer, Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, husband of Amy Grant and Grand Ole Opry member — was on the phone from Nashville bright and early with a ready laugh and ample self-deprecating humor. via Post-gazette

VINCE GILL SETS 12 BLUEGRASS SHOWS FOR JUNE

Band Spotlights Stuart Duncan, Jeff White, Jim Mills, Dennis Crouch Sarah Jarosz Will Open June 13 – June 23 Dates Nashville, TN – April 30, 2012 — Vince Gill will take to the road for a dozen bluegrass shows in June. The 20-time Grammy-winner and member of the Country Music Hall of Fame will be…

MUSIC STILL GETS VINCE GILL FIRED UP

Music still gets Vince Gill fired upIf any Red Wings fans ventured to Bridgestone Arena in Nashville for the start of the Red Wings-Predators playoff series earlier this month, they may have noticed one particularly rowdy Predators fan — the one in the front row behind one of the goals wearing a "Bertuzzi is a…

VINCE GILL PACKS 16 SONGS IN TO GUITAR SLINGER

By STEVE KNOPPER. Special to Newsday The title character on Vince Gill’s latest album, “Guitar Slinger,” is one of those fast-fingered, heavy-drinking cowboys you hear about in a million country songs. But in the middle of writing the song, Gill realized the title rhymed with something impossible for him to resist. So he threw in…

ALL-AROUND TALENT VINCE GILL STILL SLINGING GUITAR

By Allison Stewart, Special to the Tribune These days, it’s easy for a guy like Vince Gill to get lost. He’s one of the best all-arounders in country music: a soulful singer, a dexterous songwriter, a renowned guitar player. But he’s defiantly unflashy in a genre that has increasingly come to prize overstatement. Last October,…