MCA RELEASES VINCE GILL & PAUL FRANKLIN’S ‘BAKERSFIELD’ ALBUM – AN AFFECTIONATE SALUTE TO THE MUSIC OF BUCK OWENS, MERLE HAGGARD

MCA RELEASES VINCE GILL & PAUL FRANKLIN’S Bakersfield Album an Affectionate Salute to the Music of Buck Owens, Merle Haggard Road to Bakersfield Website Enables Fans to Picture and Post Themselves as Band Members Bakersfield available for download at http://smarturl.it/bpq4xx  With the release today of Vince Gill and Paul Franklin’s album Bakersfield, fans are transported to one of the most glorious…

ASSOCIATED PRESS: VINCE GILL, PAUL FRANKLIN SALUTE MERLE HAGGARD, BUCK OWENS ON ‘BAKERSFIELD’

By Associated Press, Updated: Monday, July 29, 9:19 AM Vince Gill & Paul Franklin, “Bakersfield” (MCA Nashville) For those dismayed by contemporary country music’s lack of steel guitar and shuffle rhythms, “Bakersfield” is your antidote. With Vince Gill no longer competing for top radio hits, he turns his attention to one of the bedrock styles of the traditional American…

THIS IS BAKERSFIELD: TRIBUTE TO BAKERSFIELD SOUND

This is Bakersfield: Tribute to Bakersfield SoundBAKERSFIELD – Bakersfield is getting first dibs on a new album by country music stars Vince Gill and Paul Franklin. It’s called “Bakersfield” and the musicians pay tribute to Buck Owens, Merle Haggard and the Bakersfield Sound. KUZZ listeners get to hear it all in a special program Friday…

ROUGHSTOCK ALBUM REVIEW: VINCE GILL & PAUL FRANKLIN – BAKERSFIELD

Album Review: Vince Gill & Paul Franklin – Bakersfield | Country Music Reviews, Taylor Swift to Lady Antebellum | Roughstock.comSigned to MCA Nashville for many years, Vince Gill and the label briefly parted ways a few years back only to have Gill be invited to rejoin the label when the new management team took over….

GILL BOWS DOWN TO BUCK, MERLE

Gill bows down to Buck, MerleBakersfield doesn’t see much of Vince Gill in the flesh, but his spirit took up permanent residence in the city the first time he heard a Buck Owens song. Later that musical kinship would extend to Merle Haggard, who, like Owens, was a star practitioner of the Bakersfield Sound, the…