Sam Hunt is ready to get back to basics with his Ryman show

As Sam Hunt prepares to headline Nashville's Ryman Auditorium on Friday, March 10, he says that he's ditching the typical big production for an acoustic-leaning setup that's apt for a "special" venue. "In keeping with this sort of more traditional approach that I've lately been taking with the songwriting, even... Read More.

Nashville notes: Country Music Hall of Fame’s new exhibit + Caitlyn Smith’s headlining tour

The Country Music Hall of Fame has unveiled its latest American Currents: State of the Music exhibition series. Launched March 8, the display spotlights notable developments in country music over the last year. Featured artists include Wynonna Judd, Miranda Lambert, Reba, Cody Johnson, Jordan Davis, Scotty McCreery, Parker McCollum and the Black Opry.Caitlyn Smith has... Read More.

Ashley McBryde, Zach Bryan, Hailey Whitters among 2023 Pilgrimage Festival performers

The 2023 Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival's star-studded lineup has been announced. Held on September 23 and September 24 at The Park at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin, Tennessee, this year's event will feature performances from Ashley McBryde, Zach Bryan, Hailey Whitters, Ian Munsick, Charlie Worsham, The War and Treaty, Lucas Grimes, Boy Named Banjo, Margo... Read More.

Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne, Jason Isbell, Sheryl Crow to play “Love Rising” LGBTQIA+ benefit in Nashville

Some of country and Americana's biggest acts are coming together for "Love Rising," a special benefit concert supporting various LGBTQIA+ organizations. Presented by Live Nation, the event will take place on March 20 at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena. Artists slated to perform include Maren Morris, Brothers Osborne, Jason Isbell, Amanda... Read More.

Lainey Wilson steps out in front as 2023 CMT Awards noms revealed

Four-time nominee Lainey Wilson leads the contenders for the 2023 CMT Music Awards, which will be handed out next month at Moody Center in Austin, Texas.Cody Johnson, Jelly Roll and host Kane Brown follow close behind with three apiece. Kelsea Ballerini will co-host the Sunday, April 2, show, set to air live at... Read More.

Megan Moroney reveals her Lucky track list

Megan Moroney has unveiled the track list for her debut album, Lucky.  Dropping on May 5 via Sony Music Nashville/Columbia Records, the 13-song album is produced by Kristian Bush and will include her fast-rising single "Tennessee Orange," as well as "I'm Not Pretty," both of which are out now.

CMA Fest lineup revealed

The Country Music Association has unveiled its star-studded lineup for the 50th CMA Fest.  Taking place from June 8 to June 11, the four-day event will feature performances on five different stages across Nashville's Lower Broadway.  Superstars such as Luke Combs, Luke Bryan, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert and Eric Church will take the... Read More.