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Eric Church Announces Massive 2017 Holdin’ My Own Tour


Eric Church has announced the tour dates for his 2017 Holdin’ My Own Tour. The tour will start January 13 in Lincoln, Nebraska. No headliners have been invited to take part in the tour.   Eric Church Holdin’ My Own 2017 Tour Dates: January 13 – Lincoln, NE // Pinnacle …

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Sara Evans Signs to Sugar Hill for New Album


Sara Evans has signed a record deal with Sugar Hill records for a new studio album. Her eigth studio album is set for release in early 2017. Prior to signing with Sugar Hill Records Evans had been with Sony since the release of her first album in 1997. A producer …

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Dierks Bentley Kicking off NFL Season’s Opening Game


Dierks Bentley is set to kick off the football season with live performance in Denver, Colorado on September 8. Bentley will perform at the Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Bentley and One Direction will both perform in the pre game show. The opening game will be between the Denver …

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Brothers Osborne Announce First Headlining Tour


Brothers Osborne has announced their first headlining tour entitled: The Dirt Rich Tour.  The Dirt Rich Tour will span across the U.S. this Fall. Lucie Silvas and LANco will join Brothers Osborne on the road. Sep. 22 Rosemont, IL – Joe’s Live Oct. 13 Asbury Park, NJ – The Stone …

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Songwriter Richard Fagan Dead at 69


Richard Fagan died Friday night (Aug. 5) in Nashville of liver cancer at the age of 69. Fagan wrote songs for Neil Diamond, Hank Williams Jr., George Strait, Moe Bandy, Mel McDaniel, Michael Montgomery, Shenandoah and Clay Walker. Fagan got a recording contract with Mercury Records and released his only record …

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George Strait to Honor Jim Lauderdale at 2016 Americana Music Awards


George Strait will honor singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale with the Wagonmaster Award at this year’s Americana Honors and Awards Show. Strait has recorded quite a few of Lauderdale’s songs. Lauderdale hosted of the Americana Music Awards for the last 14 years. The 2016 Americana Music Awards will be held on September 21.

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Dwight Yoakam Will Remix His Classics on ‘Swimmin’ Pools, Movie Stars …’


Dwight Yoakam is set to release a new album, Swimmin’ Pools Movie Stars, on September 23rd. The new record will be Yoakam’s first bluegrass album and will be released through Sugar Hill Records. The record will be comprised of bluegrass covers of many of Dwight Yoakam’s biggest hits. The album …

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Shania Twain Is in the Studio and ‘On a Roll’


Shania Twain took to twitter to let fans know she is working on new music. The country music star posted a picture to Twitter of her in the studio recording. Twain annouced that she planned on making a new album in 2013, but her Vegas residency kept her busy. Then …

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William Michael Morgan Announces Date for Debut Album, ‘Vinyl’


William Michael Morgan is set to release his debut album, Vinyl, on Sept. 30 with Warner Bros./Warner Music Nashville. Vinyl was produced by Scott Hendricks and Jimmy Ritchey. The album’s lead single is “I Met a Girl,” was co-written by Shane McAnally, Trevor Rosen and Sam Hunt.

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