COUNTRY MUSIC’S TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2011

It’s that time of year when Billboard recognizes the achievements in that beleaguered format, the “album.” Nashville’s finest kept   busy this year. Check out our best-of picks “Guitar   Slinger” | Vince Gill There   have been a lot of talented artists to come down the pike the past five years,   but there is only one Vince Gill….

CD REVIEW: VINCE GILL – “GUITAR SLINGER”

Premiere Guitar Vince Gill might be the best guitar player out there who gets left out of “best guitarist” conversations. This despite his turning down a gig in Dire Straits, earning five Grammys for instrumentals (out of his 20 total), and being versatile enough to play alongside guys like Chet Atkins, Eric Clapton, and Joe…