Album Review: Alabama – Southern Drawl
Sep10

Album Review: Alabama – Southern Drawl

Do you remember back in 1985 when the Coca-Cola Company unveiled the “New Coke.” It didn’t last long – as most of the soft drink’s longtime customers were perfectly content with what was. I hate to say it, but there are times that on Southern Drawl – Alabama’s first all-new studio record since 2001 – that I am reminded of “New Coke.” On some of the tracks, there’s a new Alabama sound – I guess you might call it a little more modern....

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Aaron Parker
Feb25

Aaron Parker

Aaron Parker is an Alabama native and a country boy in every sense of the word. Having been raised on a one hundred forty acre farm that his entire family (aunts, uncles, etc.) likewise called/still calls home, Aaron practically grew up in a country song, complete with corn fields and dirt roads as far as the eye could see. Though a lot of people resided on the Parker property, Aaron cherished those moments that taught him some of...

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.@CMT Hosts the Ultimate Kickoff Party
Jan05

.@CMT Hosts the Ultimate Kickoff Party

As an Alabama Crimson Tide fan, a post of this nature pains me and I likely will not recover until next year, but the show must go on… For those who are not in mourning, this information is up your alley, because chances are you will be celebrating the big BCS Championship game (while others of us drown our tears in various alcoholic beverages of choice). Celebrating along with you are the fine folks at CMT, who will be throwing...

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.@CWBYall Has a Record-Breaking Start to His Country Career
Dec29

.@CWBYall Has a Record-Breaking Start to His Country Career

As if winning season 7 of NBC’s The Voice under the watchful and helpful eye of Blake Shelton isn’t a big enough BANG! with which to send 2014 out, Craig Wayne Boyd has even more to celebrate before the curtain is drawn on the year that solidified his name on the country music map. On the December 16th episode of The Voice, Craig sang his original song “My Baby’s Got a Smile on Her Face,” a song that Adam...

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.@BrantleyGilbert: Man of the Cloth?
Sep29

.@BrantleyGilbert: Man of the Cloth?

Okay, perhaps we shouldn’t take it THAT far, but the country rocker will be taking on a rather unexpected role in the coming week. On October 5th, Brantley Gilbert will be performing the wedding ceremony of two fans at an upcoming music festival! Yes, it’s true; the man with the tough exterior is apparently quite the romantic, as Gilbert became ordained in order to marry a few of his friends. The Number 1 hit singer admits...

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