VINCE GILL GETS A JUMP ON 2013 WITH MULTIPLE PROJECTS

Vince Gill Gets a Jump on 2013 With Multiple ProjectsIt’s pretty clear that nobody’s dictating to Vince Gill what a Country Music Hall of Famer’s career ought to look like. Every few months, news makes the rounds of his involvement in some other singular, tradition-savvy project. He joined the Western-swinging Time Jumpers and got them…

VINCE GILL: HE’S COUNTRY MUSIC’S MVP

Veteran Singer-Songwriter Brings His New Guitar Slinger to Town Written by Chet Flippo – CMT You only have to go back in recent history to the 1970s, when a young Vince Gill was a journeyman instrumentalist in such bluegrass bands as Mountain Smoke, Boone Creek and the group Byron Berline & Sundance, to catch a…

VINCE GILL AND STING TEAM UP FOR “ULTIMATE” CMT CROSSROADS

By Allen Morridon – American Songwriter “You people are either very lucky or very hooked up.” Bill Flanagan, the television executive and music critic, was warming up an invitation-only crowd at the Hammerstein Ballroom in Manhattan Tuesday night for a taping of the latest episode of CMT Crossroads. “This is the hottest ticket in New…

STING AND VINCE GILL JOKE ABOUT BEING “THE SELF RIGHTEOUS BROTHERS”

Jim Bessman Country star Vince Gill and rock star Sting teamed up at the Hammerstein Ballroom last night to help CMT Crossroads celebrate its 10th anniversary in a big way. It was the first New York taping in five years for the cable country video network’s program, which teams country artists with those of other…