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…

VINCE GILL TO HEADLINE ROMP

It’s official Vince Gill will headline at ROMP on Thursday June 28th! Vince has a rich historical connection with bluegrass music. Did you know he performed with Ricky Skaggs’ bluegrass band, Boone Creek! For more information about ROMP please visit www.rompfest.com

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,…

PICKIN’ ON NASHVILLE

By William Michael Smith – Houston Press Vince Gill centers himself through bluegrass and digs Miranda Lambert. One of the great tenor voices in country music history, Vince Gill has a staggering list of accomplishments: 20 Grammys, 18 Country Music Association awards – including two for Entertainer of the Year and five for Best Male…