Country Music News from CMT

Two Hours of Miranda Lambert, Cool Friends at Nashville Club

July 29th

It sounds like there was a cool little guitar pull in Nashville on Tuesday night (July 29). Only this one had some star power that wasn’t so little. Because Miranda Lambert was at the helm, and she had her songwriter friends who’ve written or … [Read More...]

Will Jason Aldean Continue His Acting Career?

July 29th

When Jason Aldean made his acting debut in the Western thriller Sweetwater back in 2013 alongside movie stars like January Jones and Ed Harris, fans and critics alike were all thinking, “Could this be Aldean’s new thing?” With fellow sup… [Read More...]

Are the Dixie Chicks Considering a U.S. Tour?

July 29th

The Dixie Chicks recently announced a string of European tour dates. In 2016. But part of me is like, “Who cares?” Not because of any political controversy from several years ago but because 2016 is just so far away. Or so I thought. Until Wed… [Read More...]

Jason Isbell Claims Top Album Slot With Something More Than Free

July 28th

Man, are the charts popping this week! Finally. Americana favorite Jason Isbell edges out the mighty Alan Jackson to debut at No. 1 on Billboard’s country albums chart, and Brantley Gilbert’s “One Hell of an Amen” ascends to the pe… [Read More...]

Kacey Musgraves to Perform at Farm Aid

July 28th

Ten years ago, Kenny Chesney took the Farm Aid stage in Chicago to help Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews do something to help farmers thrive. Now it’s Kacey Musgraves‘ turn to represent modern country music at Farm … [Read More...]

How to Properly Jam at the Oregon Jamboree

July 28th

Forget Sweet Home, Alabama. For country music fans, it’s all about Sweet Home, Oregon, for the Oregon Jamboree taking place Friday through Sunday (July 31-Aug. 2). Never heard of the place? Well, it’s about to be all over your map as some the … [Read More...]

Alan Jackson’s Blue Plate Obsession

July 28th

Whenever a big star does this feature in Us Weekly, you know it’s going to be pretty revealing. But when a guy like Alan Jackson — who has been at this country music gig for decades — does it, even better. Because even though we’ve… [Read More...]

Garthmania Set to Take Over Dallas

July 28th

Dallas, do you feel the love from Garth Brooks? Well, you should. In September, you’ll be getting face time with him. Brooks has announced seven shows taking place Sept. 17-22 at Dallas’ American Airlines Arena. More than 100,000 tickets were … [Read More...]

Luke Bryan’s Attitude of Gratitude

July 27th

When someone like Luke Bryan gets to the top of his country music game, it’s easy to think it’s just about his good looks, his great music or some kind of combination of the two. But it’s not. Not 100 percent, anyway. I think it is all a… [Read More...]

Little Big Town Canceling Additional Concerts

July 27th

You know when a band tweets simply, “(Please watch),” and adds eight sad emojis, the news is not good. So when Little Big Town shared a video on Sunday (July 26), with tape over Jimi Westbrook’s mouth, I had a feeling it was to make the … [Read More...]