Montgomery Gentry

  1. Exclusive: Montgomery Gentry Album to Be Sold at Buffet Inc. Chains, Benefit Military

    June 20, 2012 6:39 PM EDT Buffets, Inc., the Greer, SC-based chain that includes Ryan's, Old Country Buffet and other restaurants, will make its first foray into music by offering Montgomery Gentry's latest album, Rebels on the Run . Proceeds from sales will bene ...

  2. ACMs Too Interactive?

    April 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The April 19 Academy of Country Music Awards will go down in history books as the year that (a) Carrie Underwood became the first woman to win entertainer of the year twice, (b) Lady Antebellum ended Rascal Flatts' seven-year run as top vocal ...

  3. ACM Awards Don't Just Stay In Vegas

    April 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The 45th annual Academy of Country Music Awards will air April 18 from Las Vegas on CBS, but the ceremony is merely the biggest piece in a massive scheduling puzzle. Rascal Flatts, Darius Rucker, Billy Currington and John Fogerty are among the lat ...

  4. Ole, Chris Wallin Sign Deal

    January 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Ole, the Toronto-based independent music publisher, has concluded a catalogue acquisition and multi-year, worldwide, co-publishing deal with hit songwriter, Chris Wallin. The catalog includes hits such Wallin penned songs as Toby Keith's &quo ...

  5. Sony Expands Karaoke Game To Country Music

    September 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Sony Computer Entertainment America will release a country version of its long-running karaoke video game franchise SingStar in October. Previous U.S. versions of the game have covered genres ranging from pop, rock and children's music while ...

  6. Montgomery Gentry Teams With Watch Maker

    June 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Hit country duo Montgomery Gentry has partnered with Southern California-based sport watch maker Reactor and retailer Dillard's on a joint radio and in-store promotion, which coincides with Montgomery Gentry's seventh album, "Back W ...

  7. CMA Music Fest Daily Attendance Up In 2008

    June 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The 2008 CMA Music Festival, held June 5-8 in Nashville, notched record numbers, with its average daily attendance of about 52,000 -- up 9% over last year. A total of 180 acts performed more than 34 hours of concerts at a wide range of venues, inc ...

  8. Montgomery Gentry Follows Parallel Course

    January 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST After spending the first nine years of their career with Nashville-based Hallmark Direction, country duo Montgomery Gentry have signed with the newly launched Parallel Entertainment/Nashville for personal management. Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gent ...

  9. CMA Fest Attendance Soars

    June 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The CMA Music Festival in Nashville enjoyed record attendance in the 60,000 range for its June 7-10 run in downtown Nashville, up 21% from last year. Using an aggregate attendance from all events, the CMA says 191,154 people attended CMA Fest, whi ...

  10. Montgomery Signs With Hallmark Direction

    January 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST John Michael Montgomery has signed with Hallmark Direction Company for management representation. The move marks a return to Hallmark for Montgomery, who was represented by the company from 1992-2000. When he left Hallmark in 2000, Montgomery init ...

  11. Gentry Accused Of Killing Bear

    August 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Troy Lee Gentry, half of the country music duo Montgomery Gentry, has been charged with killing a tame bear and then making it look as if it was a hunting trophy, authorities said on Wednesday. Troy Lee Gentry, half of the country music duo Montgo ...

  12. CMA Music Fest Sets Initial Lineup

    February 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Artists include Brooks & Dunn, Brad Paisley. Brooks & Dunn, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood and Montgomery Gentry are among the artists who will perform at the 2006 CMA Music Festival. Slated for June 8-11 in downtown Nashville, the Cou ...

  13. Montgomery Gentry, Adkins To Hit Road

    January 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Montgomery Gentry and Trace Adkins will tour together on their Turn It Up & Bring It On tour, with comedian Cledus T. Judd as the master of ceremonies for most dates. The tour begins Feb. 3 at the Montgomery Gentry and Trace Adkins will to ...

  14. CMA Music Fest Sets First Acts

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Glen Campbell, Brooks & Dunn and LeAnn Rimes are among the first acts announced for the CMA Music Festival, set for June 10-13 in downtown Nashville. Glen Campbell, Brooks & Dunn and LeAnn Rimes are among the first acts announced for t ...