VINCE GILL PACKS 16 SONGS IN TO GUITAR SLINGER

By STEVE KNOPPER. Special to Newsday The title character on Vince Gill’s latest album, “Guitar Slinger,” is one of those fast-fingered, heavy-drinking cowboys you hear about in a million country songs. But in the middle of writing the song, Gill realized the title rhymed with something impossible for him to resist. So he threw in…

GILL MADE THE 12TH ANNUAL COUNTRY MUSIC CRITICS POLL

Once again, it’s the 12th Annual County Music Critic’s Poll! Check it out to see if Vince Gill made this years list! This year’s Critic’s poll included Vince in the Male Vocalist list, and Top Album List. Find out more at NashvilleScene.com

ENGINE 145 LISTS GUITAR SLINGER ONE OF 2011’S TOP ALBUMS

Vince’s NEW album GUITAR SLINGER made Engine 145’s list of Best Albums of 2011! Following up on a tour de force project like These Days is no easy task, but if anyone’s up to the task, it’s Vince Gill. On Guitar Slinger he covers a wide variety of country styles, even dabbling into soul and…

HOME IS WHERE THE HEART IS

Vince Gill’s new album is a family affair, recorded in his home studio and co-starring his wife and children. Country Weekly – Ken Tucker Want to find out what’s going on in Vince Gill’s life? Just pick up a copy of his new album Guitar Slinger, out October 24.  While he stops short of saying…

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…

ELMORE MAGAZINE REVIEWS ‘GUITAR SLINGER’

Mike Greenblatt – Elmore VINCE GILL has honed his “high lonesome” tenor voice into an instrument of incredible power, beauty, and soulfulness. On Guitar Slinger, he’s transcended the genre limitations of country (although there’s plenty of beautiful country-as-dirt tracks among these 12 gems) to put forth a kind of White Soul (as oxymoronic as that…

POP MATTERS REVIEWS GUITAR SLINGER

By Philip Majorins – Pop Matters Vince Gill has earned a lot of respect over the course of his illustrious Nashville career. An exemplar of the country gentleman, his sweet tones and tasteful pickings have attracted fans from both sides of the modern/classic country divide. As a session player and solo artist his credentials proceed…

VINCE GILL PERFOMED ON THE CBS EARLY SHOW

Country Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill has sold more than 26 million albums, won 20 Grammys and 18 CMA Awards. He’s back at his craft again with more tunes that will pull at your heartstrings, and yet surprise longtime fans with some powerful and unexpected guitar riffs – a new side of Gill that…