1. John Michael Montgomery Teaming with Brother Eddie for New Album

    July 12, 2011 3:15 PM EDT Sibling country stars John Michael Montgomery and Eddie Montgomery (of Montgomery Gentry ) have joined forces on an album and book project, both of which will be worked on this year. John Michael Montgomery tells Billboard.com that he and his brother plan to hit the studio "later on this…

  2. Montgomery Gentry "Freedom" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 3:34 PM EST Montgomery Gentry, "Freedom" (Columbia Nashville) Release Date: TBD The title of Montgomery Gentry 's seventh studio album reflects a mind-set that Troy Gentry says is "a little bit of everything for everybody," adding, "You've got some freshness to it, but…

  3. Montgomery Gentry Back In The Studio

    November 03, 2009 1:09 PM EST After spinning off a couple of No. 1 country singles from the 2008 "Back When I Knew It All," Montgomery Gentry is finishing work on the duo's seventh studio album. The set is due in early 2010, with a first single expected to be released shortly. "We've got all the…

  4. April 28, 2009

    April 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots is sentenced to eight days in jail for drunk driving. 2005 – Jazz bassist Percy Heath dies of cancer in Southampton, N.Y. He is 81. 2005 – Eddie Montgomery of country duo Montgomery Gentry seriously injures his left wrist during a show in Asheville,…

  5. Know It All's

    June 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT "Don't give up hope, some people change." While those lyrics come from Montgomery Gentry's 2006 top country 10 single, "Some People Change," they could easily apply to the way in which the veteran duo "Don't give up hope, some people change." While…

  6. This Day in Music

    April 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - E.Y. "Yip" Harburg _ writer of such well known songs as "Over the Rainbow" from "The Wizard of Oz" and (with Jay Gorney) "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" _ is immortalized on a U.S. postage sta 2005 - E.Y. "Yip" Harburg _ writer of such…

  7. This Day in Music

    April 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - E.Y. "Yip" Harburg _ writer of such well known songs as "Over the Rainbow" from "The Wizard of Oz" and (with Jay Gorney) "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?" _ is immortalized on a U.S. postage sta 2005 - E.Y. "Yip" Harburg _ writer of such…

  8. Montgomery Gentry Embraces 'Change' On New CD

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Country duo Montgomery Gentry will unveil its fifth studio album, "Some People Change," Oct. 24 via Columbia. The title cut is No. 29 in its sixth week on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart. Country duo Montgomery Gentry will unveil its fifth studio album, "Some People…

  9. This Day in Music

    April 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>A fire damages R&B legend James Brown's office in Augusta, Ga. It turns out to be no accident, as, a week later investigators find a fire accelerant in several locations in the build 2005 - E.Y. "Yip" Harburg _ writer of such well known songs as …

  10. Montgomery Gentry 'Proud' Of Best-Of

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Montgomery Gentry, part of a wave of duos that has curried country music favor in recent years, has assembled a collection of hits spanning its brief history. Montgomery Gentry, part of a wave of duos that has curried country music favor in recent years, has assembled a collection of hits…

  11. Stage Accident Sidelines Montgomery Gentry

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Eddie Montgomery -- half of the country duo Montgomery Gentry -- needed surgery earlier this week in the wake of a recent fall from the stage. Doctors in Lexington, Ky., repaired extensive damage caus Eddie Montgomery -- half of the country duo Montgomery Gentry -- needed surgery earlier this…

  12. Montgomery Gentry, Adkins Team For 2005 Tour

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dubbing the outing Turn It Up & Bring It On, Montgomery Gentry and Trace Adkins will join forces for a stretch of early 2005 roadwork. Dubbing the outing Turn It Up & Bring It On, Montgomery Gentry and Trace Adkins will join forces for a stretch of early 2005 roadwork. The pairing…

  13. Artists, Industry React To Cash's Death

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT As the news spread of Johnny Cash's death today (Sept. 12) at age 71, fellow artists and members of the music industry expressed deep sadness. As the news spread of Johnny Cash's death today (Sept. 12) at age 71, fellow artists and members of the music industry expressed deep…

  14. Montgomery Gentry Rolls Into 'Town'

    August 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Having successfully carved a niche as purveyors of hard-charging country rock, working-class party songs, and male-perspective ballads, Columbia duo Montgomery Gentry has set out to broaden its musical horizons while staying true to the MG vibe…

  15. 'Newcomer' Jamie O'Neal's Happy On Top

    August 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT "It feels great," says country artist Jamie O'Neal of scoring a No. 1 country single in the song "When I Think About Angels," from her debut Mercury solo album "Shiver." "I wasn't expecting it at all. It's not unusual for an artist to receive…

  16. Carrying On

    May 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Montgomery Gentry burst onto the country airwaves in 1999 with Tattoos & Scars, an unapologetic exercise in redneck country rock, boasting attitude galore. Montgomery Gentry burst onto the country airwaves in 1999 with Tattoos & Scars, an unapologetic exercise in redneck country rock,…

  17. Montgomery Gentry Keeps 'Carrying On'

    March 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST Anyone expecting Columbia's country duo Montgomery Gentry to tone things down on its sophomore album is in for a surprise, as "Carrying On," due May 1, offers another heaping helping of the type of So Anyone expecting Columbia's country duo Montgomery Gentry to tone things…

  18. Montgomery Gentry Keeps 'Carrying On'

    March 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST Anyone expecting Columbia's country duo Montgomery Gentry to tone things down on its sophomore album is in for a surprise, as "Carrying On," due May 1, offers another heaping helping of the type of Anyone expecting Columbia's country duo Montgomery Gentry to tone things…