VINCE GILL CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY AS OPRY MEMBER

by Deborah Evans-Price – The Boot Surrounded by family and friends, Vince Gill celebrated a special milestone on Saturday night, his 20th anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. “I spent so many years struggling and never knowing if any of this would ever happen for me,” Vince told The Boot backstage before…

VINCE GILL WANTS TO PLAY IN SENIOR OPEN

Country legend Vince Gill loves playing golf and wants to play the U.S. Senior Open by Michelle Hiskey – ESPN Country singer Vince Gill will celebrate 20 years at the Grand Ole Opry Saturday night, and for a warmup, he took his two best friends — his guitar and golf clubs — down to Georgia,…

TASTE OF COUNTRY REVIEWS VINCE GILL’S ‘THREATEN ME WITH HEAVEN’

By: Billy Dukes – Taste of Country ‘Threaten Me With Heaven,’ Vince Gill‘s first radio single in four years, is that special kind of song that assures older fans he’s not going to be straying from the classic style that served him well during the 1990s, while finding new fans with an easily digestible, spiritual…

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…