1. This Day in Music

    September 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Bowing to the inevitable, Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, pulls his legislation reforming the nation's music licensing laws from the congressional agenda, saying he doesn't see how it could get thro 2006 - Bowing to the inevitable, Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, pulls his legislation…

  2. Paisley, Strait Notch Five CMA Nominations

    August 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Brad Paisley and George Strait lead the field with five nominations each for the Country Music Association Awards, to be held Nov. 7 at the Sommet Center in Nashville. Paisley is up for entertainer, m Brad Paisley and George Strait lead the field with five nominations each for the Country…

  3. Wilco, Widespread Panic, White Stripes Close Bonnaroo

    June 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Wilco, Widespread Panic and the White Stripes helped close Bonnaroo in grand fashion on Sunday (June 17) in Manchester, Tenn., a day which was marred by jazz legend Ornette Coleman's on-stage collapse Wilco, Widespread Panic and the White Stripes helped close Bonnaroo in grand fashion on…

  4. Underwood, Brooks & Dunn, Strait Big Winners At ACMs

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Carrie Underwood continued her ascent to country music superstardom by winning three awards at the 42nd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards last night (May 15) in Las Vegas. Underwood took home top Carrie Underwood continued her ascent to country music superstardom by winning three awards…

  5. This Day in Music

    January 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Jon Lee, drummer with successful rock outfit Feeder, is found dead at his home in Miami. He is 33. 2002 - Jon Lee, drummer with successful rock outfit Feeder, is found dead at his home in Miami. He is 33. 1998 - Legendary Nashville producer Owen Bradley dies at Nashville's St.…

  6. This Day in Music

    December 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1999 - </b>Country singer Bryan White and Grand Ole Opry member Bill Anderson visit Hospital Hospitality House in Nashville to raise awareness and support for the facility. HHH provides lodging for 2005 - Despite not having heard a human voice in six months, rapper Foxy Brown,…

  7. 44OnTV

    October 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Oct. 30-Nov. 7, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 30 "Totally Awesome Concert," VH1 Classic Featured artist(s): Rick Springfield, Scandal, Patti Smyth. "Mavericks: Honky Tonk Heroes," The Biography Channel Featured artist(s): Johnny Cash, George Jones, Toby…

  8. Paisley In A Holiday Mood On New Album

    September 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Brad Paisley will be releasing his first holiday effort this fall with the aptly titled "Brad Paisley Christmas." Due Oct. 10 via Arista Nashville, the album finds the country star tackling classics a Brad Paisley will be releasing his first holiday effort this fall with the aptly…

  9. This Day in Music

    September 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>While talking to friend and occasional co-writer, Whisperin' Bill Anderson on his cell phone, Steve Wariner is pulled over and given a ticket for driving in an HOV lane with no passenger 2005 - The White Stripes' concert at the Merriweather Post Pavilion…

  10. 'Opry At Carnegie' Captured For DVD

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST "Grand Ole Opry at Carnegie Hall" features such contemporary artists as Brad Paisley, Alan Jackson, Alison Krauss, Trisha Yearwood and Vince Gill, who served as host for the evening. Performances from November's Country Takes NYC concert at one of the city's most storied…

  11. This Day in Music

    January 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1964 - </b>Long John Baldry forms Hoochie Coochie Men.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2002 - Jon Lee, drummer with successful rock outfit Feeder, is found dead at his home in Miami. He is 33. 1998 - Legendary Nashville producer Owen Bradley…

  12. This Day in Music

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>1999 - </b>Garth Brooks says on TNN's "Crook & Chase" show that he plans to keep an "extremely low" profile in 2000 and then will "probably" announce his retirement at the end of the year, hint 2003 - Scottish fiddler Johnny Cunningham…

  13. Womack, Urban Lead 2005 CMA Winners

    November 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Lee Ann Womack and Keith Urban were the top winners at the Country Music Association Awards, held tonight (Nov. 15) at New York's Madison Square Garden. Womack won the album of the year trophy for "Th Lee Ann Womack and Keith Urban were the top winners at the Country Music…

  14. Collaborations Highlight NYC Opry Show

    November 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Foremost among the "Country Takes NYC" events was last night's Grand Ole Opry 80th Anniversary Performance at Carnegie Hall. Country music is making itself comfortable all around New York this week. The Country Music Association is holding its 39th annual CMA Awards show…

  15. This Day in Music

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1995 - </b>Stung by criticism of rap label Interscope, Time Warner severs its ties with Interscope rather than release Tha Dogg Pound's first album, which soon debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. 2000 - Quincy Jones' Listen Up Foundation donates $25,000 to five…

  16. Stars Flock To Nashville For Opry's 80th

    September 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A host of talent that includes Garth Brooks, Trace Adkins, Ralph Stanley, Terri Clark, Diamond Rio and Travis Tritt will descend upon Nashville next month to celebrate the... A host of talent that includes Garth Brooks, Trace Adkins, Ralph Stanley, Terri Clark, Diamond Rio and Travis Tritt…

  17. Grand Ole Opry Heads North To NYC

    September 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Grand Ole Opry will make a rare move to New York for a one-off show at the city's Carnegie Hall. The Grand Ole Opry will make a rare move to New York for a one-off show at the city's Carnegie Hall. The Nov. 14 event will feature performances by Trace Adkins, Vince Gill, Alison…

  18. Paisley, Womack Lead CMA Nominees

    September 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With six nominations each, Brad Paisley and Lee Ann Womack are in front of the field for the 2005 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. Toby Keith and Keith Urban each netted four nods, while Sugarl With six nominations each, Brad Paisley and Lee Ann Womack are in front of the field for the…

  19. Final 2005 CMA Awards Nominees

    September 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Final nominees for the 2005 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards Below are the final nominees for the 2005 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. The 39th annual event will be held Nov. 15 at New York's Madison Square Garden and broadcast live on CBS. ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Kenny…

  20. Paisley's 'Time' Has Come

    August 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. When it comes to country music concerts, cowboy hats are usually the headgear of choice. However, lately when Brad Paisley looks out from the stage, he sees a lot of lampshades -- thanks to his hit single "Alcohol." Fans have…

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