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Rounder Records Starts Roundup Vinyl Subscription Service

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Rounder Records has started a record subscription service called, Roundup Vinyl. Subscribers to the service will receive three vinyl records in the mail every quarter. The first vinyl record mailing will consist of Juno Concerto from Bela Fleck, Pokey LaFarge’s Manic Revelations and Noam Pikelny‘s Universal Favorite. Subscriptions cost $180 for …

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Thomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini to Host CMA Fest 2017

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Thomas Rhett and Kelsea Ballerini have been chosen to host CMA Fest 2017. The duo will be commentators for Country’s Night to Rock on ABC. Ballerini said in a press release: “I’ve grown up going to CMA Fest as a fan and last year getting to perform on the big stage is …

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Country Jam 2017 Reveals Full Daily Lineup

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Country Jam 2017 has revealed it’s full daily lineup. Country Jam 2017 takes place June 15-18 at Jam Ranch in Grand Junction, Colorado. A full list of the daily lineup can be found below. Country Jam 2017 Full Daily Lineup Thursday, June 15 Sasha McVeigh Smithfield Sammy Kershaw Randy Houser Justin …

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Brad Paisley Headlining Disco Party for Alzheimer’s Association

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Brad Paisley is set to headline a disco party for the Alzheimer’s Association at the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville. Fans can win entry into the benefit show by donating $10 to the Alzheimer’s Association. The prize package includes VIP access at the event, a meet and greet with Brad Paisley and …

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Dolly Parton’s ‘Christmas of Many Colors’ Wins Two Awards

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Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love movie has won a Christopher award and the Movieguide Epiphany Prize for Television. According to the offcial website for the Christoper award: “Christopher Awards, which honor media that positively influences its audience and “affirm[s] the highest values of the human spirit.” According to …

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Billy Joe Shaver Cancels Shows Due to Health Issues

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Billy Joe Shaver had to cancel several performances over the weekend due to health issues. Shaver was admitted to the hospital for heart problems. The canceled shows will be rescheduled. Shaver had to cancel a series of shows in 2016 due to health problems also. Shaver’s manager apologized for the …

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Willie Nelson Reveals 4th of July Picnic Lineup

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Willie Nelson has revealed the lineup for his 4th of July Picnic festival. The show, which takes place in Austin, Texas, will have a stage at Austin360 Amphitheater and another stage at Grand Plaza. Margo Price, Asleep at the Wheel, Turnpike Troubadours, Hayes Carll, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Johnny Bush, Billy Joe …

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Glen Campbell Retires With Final Album

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Glen Campbell is releasing his final album, Adios. Adios is set to be released June 9, 2017. Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, Roger Nelson, and Jimmy Webb are featured on the album. Adios is available for pre-order. A full track listing can be found below. Glen Campbell’s Adiós Track Listing: 1. “Everybody’s …

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Sam Hunt Marries Hannah Lee Fowler

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Sam Hunt married Hannah Lee Fowler April 15. Hunt and Fowler were married in Cedartown, Georgia. Fowler wore a white dress and her hair was braided to the side and Hunt wore a tuxedo. The reception was held at “In the Woods” in Rockmart, Georgia. The majority of the photos …

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University of Tennessee Offering New Course on Dolly Parton

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The University of Tennessee at Knoxville is offering students a course about country legend Dolly Parton. The class will be called “Course-Work: Dolly’s America” and will focus on Dolly Parton’s career through the decades. The course is part of several thesis seminars that are a requirement for history honors students. …

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