3 QUESTIONS FOR VINCE GILL AND PAUL FRANKLIN

3 questions for Vince Gill and Paul FranklinCountry Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill and steel guitar master Paul Franklin released “Bakersfield” – a tribute to Buck Owens and Merle Haggard – last year. In January Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores put out an expanded version of the album that included four additional songs. via…

NEW TUNES: A CHAT WITH THE TIME JUMPERS’ VINCE GILL (AND A ROUNDUP OF NEW ALBUMS)

BY HUNTER HAUK – Cowboys & Indians Western swing and other classic country styles become new again with this week’s release of the Time Jumpers’ self-titled album (Rounder Records). The group’s large roster features several of Nashville’s most respected players — among them pedal steel ace Paul Franklin, bassist Dennis Crouch, vocalist Dawn Sears and,…

VINCE GILL INTERVIEW AT ROMP

Vince Gill interview at ROMPVince Gill sat down yesterday afternoon with Bluegrass Today’s Terry Herd before his set at ROMP. Gill spoke at some length about his love for bluegrass music, and how much he is enjoying getting to tour this summer with a bluegrass band. via Bluegrasstoday

VINCE GILL TALKS SAD SONGS & HOSTING ADVICE ON NPR

By Sarah Wyland – GAC Vince Gill was the guest on NPR’s ‘Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me’ over the weekend to discuss everything from why he’s drawn to the sad side of country music to hosting the CMA Awards in the 90s. Laughter flowed and Vince expressed some concern when asked to play a game…