BILLBOARD: VINCE GILL TALKS ‘BAKERSFIELD’

Vince Gill Talks ‘Bakersfield’: ExclusiveTuesday, Vince Gill and Paul Franklin release their highly anticipated CD Bakersfield on MCA Nashville. The set is a tribute to the music made famous by Buck Owens and Merle Haggard – with five songs selected from the catalog of both. via Billboard

THIS IS BAKERSFIELD: TRIBUTE TO BAKERSFIELD SOUND

This is Bakersfield: Tribute to Bakersfield SoundBAKERSFIELD – Bakersfield is getting first dibs on a new album by country music stars Vince Gill and Paul Franklin. It’s called “Bakersfield” and the musicians pay tribute to Buck Owens, Merle Haggard and the Bakersfield Sound. KUZZ listeners get to hear it all in a special program Friday…

GILL BOWS DOWN TO BUCK, MERLE

Gill bows down to Buck, MerleBakersfield doesn’t see much of Vince Gill in the flesh, but his spirit took up permanent residence in the city the first time he heard a Buck Owens song. Later that musical kinship would extend to Merle Haggard, who, like Owens, was a star practitioner of the Bakersfield Sound, the…

‘BAKERSFIELD’ ALBUM TO PREMIERES ON SIRIUSXM’S WILLIE’S ROADHOUSE

MCA Recording and 20 Grammy Award-winning artist Vince Gill and famed steel guitarist, Paul Franklin, are releasing their album Bakersfield on July 30, 2013, and SiriusXM subscribers will be able to hear the album first. Bakersfield premieres in it’s entirety at 5:00pm EST on Friday, July 26th on Willie’s Roadhouse, SiriusXM Channel 56. Bakersfield will also be airing on Willie’s…

“ERIC CLAPTON’S CROSSROADS GUITAR FESTIVAL 2013” BRINGS WORLD’S GREATEST GUITAR STARS TO CINEMAS THIS SUMMER, INCLUDING VINCE GILL

Bringing the ultimate guitar concert featuring the most legendary guitarists in the world to select U.S. movie theaters, NCM Fathom Events and Crossroad Concerts LLC present “Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013” on Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m. (local time). This special, one-night event will feature the best performances and backstage access from Clapton’s…

VINCE GILL SPENDS QUALITY TIME WITH FANS AT HIS 2013 FAN CLUB PARTY

Vince Gill Spends Quality Time With Fans at His 2013 Fan Club PartyCMA Fest is that time of year when country fans from around the world flock to Nashville to get the full country music experience. Everyone has their favorite part, their favorite moment and that artist they just can’t wait to see. via Countrymusictattletale

HEAR TIME JUMPERS AT JIMMIE RODGERS FEST

Hear Time Jumpers at Jimmie Rodgers festThis weekend Meridian celebrates one of its favorite musical sons with the 60th annual Jimmie Rodgers Festival. The central event is a performance on Friday night at the MSU Riley Center by the Nashville-based Time Jumpers, a traditionally oriented country group that includes Vince Gill. Events begin Thursday 5:30…