ALBUM REVIEW: BAKERSFIELD

by Chuck Dauphin Music News Nashville First of all, let me say that words – mine, or any other record reviewer or writer – can’t begin to do this one justice. I believe this might be one of the best albums I have ever heard. Now, of course, this is what is known in the…

ALBUM REVIEW: VINCE GILL AND PAUL FRANKLIN – “BAKERSFIELD”

On “Bakersfield,” Vince Gill and pedal-steel guitarist Paul Franklin pay homage to what many people consider the Golden Age of country. Vince Gill and Paul Franklin Bakersfield MCA Nashville Now that modern country music has veered more toward the pop metal of the 1980s, it’s sublimely refreshing to hear how two grand masters of guitar…

BRONZE SCULPTURE OF VINCE GILL PROPOSED FOR BRICKTOWN

By Lillie-Beth Brinkman and Brandy McDonnell Published: July 17, 2013 Oklahoma artist Jack Nortz, who has created local sculptures of Sam Bradford, Barry Switzer and Ray Ackerman, has been working with Country Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill and his mother, Jerene Gill, on a 9½-foot-tall bronze sculpture of Gill, which is proposed to be installed in Bricktown. A sculpture…

USA TODAY: “VINCE GILL, PAUL FRANKLIN COVER MERLE HAGGARD”

Vince Gill, Paul Franklin cover Merle Haggard‘Branded Man’ cover appears on forthcoming ‘Bakersfield’ album. Vince Gill, left, and Paul Franklin have recorded a new album, ‘Bakersfield,’ that honors California country greats Buck Owens and Merle Haggard. (Photo: Jim Wright) On Bakersfield, two of Nashville’s most respected musicians pay tribute to a pair of legends associated…

“ERIC CLAPTON’S CROSSROADS GUITAR FESTIVAL 2013” BRINGS WORLD’S GREATEST GUITAR STARS TO CINEMAS THIS SUMMER, INCLUDING VINCE GILL

Bringing the ultimate guitar concert featuring the most legendary guitarists in the world to select U.S. movie theaters, NCM Fathom Events and Crossroad Concerts LLC present “Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013” on Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 7:30 p.m. (local time). This special, one-night event will feature the best performances and backstage access from Clapton’s…

AN INTIMATE EVENING WITH EDDIE STUBBS

Once a month, Eddie Stubbs invites listeners from around the world as well as a live audience at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to sit in on a unique, in-depth, intimate conversation with an artist featured on WSM’s playlist.  Vince Gill and Paul Franklin will the special guests on Monday, July 22.  Vince and…

VINCE GILL & JOHN OATES COLLABORATE ON NEW PROJECT

Vince Gill & John Oates teamed up recently to write and record the song “Don’t Cross Me Wrong,” which will be released July 16 as the second single from Oates’ new project Good Road To Follow. “Having the chance to write, record and co-produce with Vince Gill was, without a doubt, a highlight in my musical…

BOSTON POPS AND VINCE GILL SHINE ON RAINY DAY AT TANGLEWOOD

Boston Pops and Vince Gill shine on rainy day at TanglewoodPosted: 07/09/2013 12:10:33 AM EDT Updated: 07/09/2013 06:25:21 AM EDT LENOX — Despite a torrential downpour that delayed by 40 minutes the start of Sunday afternoon’s Boston Pops concert at Tanglewood, the players, conductor Keith Lockhart and guest vocalist Vince Gill carried on in the…

TANGLEWOOD – VINCE GILL (INTERVIEW)

PRESS “PLAY” TO LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW Tanglewood – Vince GillThis Sunday, country star, Vince Gill, will perform with The Boston Pops in the Koussevitzky Music Shed at Tanglewood in Lenox, MA. The country singer via Wamc

JOHN OATES CALLS IN VINCE GILL FOR NEW ALBUM

John Oates Calls in Vince Gill, Taylor Swift Producer for New AlbumChristopher Polk / Erika Goldring / Frederick Breedon IV, Getty Images John Oates, who is one-half of pop duo Hall & Oates, has a fluid new project called ‘Good Road to Follow,’ where he will release a single a month for the next year….