VINCE GILL: TIME JUMPERS BRING CAREER FULL CIRCLE

By Lorie Hollabaugh Posted Feb 1st 2013 9:00AM The Boot Vince Gill has a shelf-full of Grammy gold for his solo work, as well as for his collaborations with fellow artists, and he may be adding to that shelf in a few weeks for his contributions to country swing band the Time Jumpers, a group…

‘THE CHOICE’ ALL-STAR SINGLE HELPS DELIVER 30,000 PAIRS OF SHOES WORLDWIDE

by Stephen L. Betts – The Boot Through the efforts of 19 of country music’s biggest stars, including Vince Gill, Keith Urban, Reba McEntire and Alan Jackson, more than 30,000 people around the world, many of them children, have received a pair of shoes, thanks to the recently-released single “The Choice,” which featured those artists and…

VINCE GILL, ‘BREAD AND WATER’ — STORY BEHIND THE LYRICS

Beville Darden – The Boot Vince Gill’s latest album, ‘Guitar Slinger,’ is an emotional rollercoaster ride, mixing fun uptempos with tearjerking ballads, along with a few songs that tap into his darker side. All of the project’s tracks, however, have one main thing in common: they’re inspired by various people who have touched the country…

VINCE GILL CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY AS OPRY MEMBER

by Deborah Evans-Price – The Boot Surrounded by family and friends, Vince Gill celebrated a special milestone on Saturday night, his 20th anniversary as a member of the Grand Ole Opry. “I spent so many years struggling and never knowing if any of this would ever happen for me,” Vince told The Boot backstage before…

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 TAPS INTO DARKER SIDE ON UPCOMING ALBUM

by Cameron Matthews – The Boot Prolific country music star Vince Gill is prepping for the release of his first album in five years, ‘Guitar Slinger,’ which features some of the darkest songs of his career. One of those is ‘Threaten Me With Heaven,’ the CD’s first single that Vince wrote with wife Amy Grant,…