Country Music News

Randy Houser Says He's Writing, Recording for a New Album

It’s been almost two years since Randy Houser‘s ‘How Country Feels’ was released, but thankfully, the wait is almost over for new tunes. The singer-songwriter reveals he is hard at work on his upcoming album, which will hopefully be ready next year. Continue reading…

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Dierks Bentley, 'Sideways' — Story Behind the Song

‘Sideways,’ Dierks Bentley‘s 12th career single and second from ‘Feel That Fire,’ his fourth studio album, was co-written by Bentley and Jim Beavers. Bentley released the song in March 2009, and the tune hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart in July of the same year. It was Bentley’s seventh No. 1; he tells The Boot how …

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Angaleena Presley Releases 'Pain Pills' Video

Angaleena Presley has released the video for her latest single, ‘Pain Pills.’ The song, which is from her freshman ‘American Middle Class’ album, is a harsh and vivid look at the realities of coal mining communities, whose residents often rely on medication to alleviate their struggles with daily living. Continue reading…

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Five Country Stars Score With NFL Fans

Which country bands do pro football fans love the most? StubHub ran the numbers. And I have to say, this is the best use of advanced math I’ve ever come across in my job. The ticket reseller looked at who was buying tickets to concerts and who was buying tickets to football games. Then they… Read more »

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Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett Team Up for Concerts

Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett are hitting the road — together! The two tunesmiths will perform a series of acoustic shows, dubbed the Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett: Songs and Stories Tour, in January along the East Coast. Continue reading…

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