Music News

The Opry Takes a Summer Vacation to New York City

BBR Music GroupFor the next three Tuesdays, the Grand Ole Opry and Southwest Airlines are teaming up to bring country music to New York City. This summer, they’re sponsoring a handful of free acoustic shows in Manhattan’s

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Besides his signature smash “The Devil Went Down to Georgia,” Charlie Daniels has scored two top-ten hits on the country chart.  Can you name them? ANSWER:  1986’s “Drinkin’ My Baby Goodbye” and 1988’s “Boogie Woogie Fiddle Country Blues.”

Why Miranda Lambert's “Vice” Just May Be Work

Image credit: Becky FlukeWith a new single titled “Vice,” an ongoing gig on Kenny Chesney’s Spread the Love trek, as well as her own headlining tour, and finishing her sixth studio album that’s on the way — if Miranda

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Garth Brooks is set to play Anaheim, California, for the first time in two decades on September 17. Tickets for the show at the Honda Center go on sale July 29 at 10 a.m. PT.  Larry Gatlin

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock This red-haired Country Music Hall of Famer said, “To succeed in life you need 3 things: a wish bone, a back bone and a funny bone.” Can you name her? ANSWER:  Reba.  Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio.

Craig Campbell to Play 75th Anniversary USO Tour

  BBR Music Group Craig Campbell is ready to honor America’s servicemen and women, playing the 75th anniversary USO concert tour of U.S. military bases. He’ll start at Florida’s Patrick Air Force Base on August 7, before venturing