NPR’S KEN TUCKER NAMES ‘BAKERSFIELD’ TOP 10 ALBUM OF 2013

Ken Tucker’s Top 10 Albums Of 2013No music moved me more, did more to make me think about life a bit differently, than Jason Isbell’s continually revelatory album Southeastern. It cohered as a statement about love, regret, loneliness and joy, and also about what it’s like to make vernacular music concerning these themes. It was…

VINCE GILL LIKES LIVING ON THE ‘BLUE SIDE’

by Gayle Thompson – The Boot Vince Gill has carved an historic career out of recording emotionally-charged songs like ‘Go Rest High on That Mountain’ and ‘Never Knew Lonely.’ But while other stars might lean toward more positive, up-tempo tunes, the 54-year-old admits he actually prefers the opposite. “I like the blue side,” the Oklahoma…

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…