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,…

MERLEFEST TO BE BITTERSWEET FOR HEADLINER VINCE GILL

By: Cindy Hodnett | Winston-Salem Journal Returning to this year’s MerleFest will be bittersweet for headliner Vince Gill. He’ll be glad to be performing at the festival again, along with an illustrious group of musicians that includes Marty Stuart, Alison Krauss and the Union Station and Jerry Douglas, Los Lobos, Tedeschi Trucks Band, and Béla…

The 2012 VINCE GILL FAN CLUB PARTY

The 2012 VINCE GILL FAN CLUB PARTY will be at THE COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME – FORD THEATER (222 5TH AVE SOUTH) in Nashville, TN at 4 p.m. on THURSDAY, JUNE 7TH, 2012. Each attendee will receive a keepsake souvenir at the door! There is not a bad seat in the house. Please do…

GRAMMY WINNER VINCE GILL TO BE HONORED BY FOLDS OF HONOR

The Folds of Honor Foundation announced Tuesday that Vince Gill will be honored and the band Rascal Flatts will perform a concert at a ceremony following the Patriot Cup celebrity pro-am golf tournament. Beginning at 5 p.m. on May 28, a Patriot Cup Gala will feature a dinner and awards presentation followed by a benefit…

TUNE IN TO GAC’S BACKSTORY – VINCE GILL

Vince Gill is not only one of country music’s most accomplished artists, he’s also one of the most beloved. His pursuit of musical excellence in all genres has delighted fans and inspired countless musicians for over 40 years. From his days in a small bluegrass band to front man of the 70’s super group Pure…