‘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 TO TAKE THE STAGE WITH TAYLOR SWIFT, ALISON KRAUSS AT 47TH CMA AWARDS

NASHVILLE – “Country Music’s Biggest Night™” will get an added dose of star power as some of music’s biggest names join forces to perform together on “The 47thAnnual CMA Awards” airing Wednesday, Nov. 6 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. Two-time CMA Entertainer of the Year Taylor Swift will take the stage with Vince Gill and Alison Krauss. Other exciting collaborations…

COUNTRY MUSIC TATTLE TALE ALBUM REVIEW: ‘BAKERSFIELD’

Vince Gill and Paul Franklin Pay Tribute to “Bakersfield” — Album ReviewCountry music Hall of Famer Vince Gill has teamed up with the outstanding steel guitar player Paul Franklin to create one of the most important albums of the year so far. “Bakersfield” pays tribute to two of country’s most influential players, Merle Haggard and…