Day: April 28, 2014

The CMA announces the newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame

The Country Music Association announced has announced that Hank Cochran, Ronnie Milsap, and Mac Wiseman will become the newest members of the revered Country Music Hall of Fame. Milsap will be inducted in the Modern Era Artist category, while Wiseman will be inducted in the Veterans Era Artist category. Cochran will be inducted in the …

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SkipStone Pictures/Risen Media will premiere ‘Like a Country Song’ at CMA Fest 2014

Los Angeles film and production companies, SkipStone Pictures and Risen Media, celebrate the presentation of its newest independent film entitled ‘Like A Country Song’–featuring the multi Grammy-nominated, American country and rock musician, songwriter and actor, Billy Ray Cyrus. The official motion picture premiere is scheduled to take place during “country music’s biggest week” (CMA Fest-2014) …

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Country music singer, Kevin Sharp, has died at 43 years old

Country singer Kevin Sharp died on April 19 at his mother’s home in California. He was 43. His sister Mary Huston said Sharp died from complications from past stomach surgeries and digestive issues. “He had a strong heart, that’s what kept him alive, [but] I’m so happy for him, that there’s no more suffering,” Huston …

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Oak Ridge Boys' Duane Allen
 receives Memorial Bridge Honor

Oak Ridge Boys’ award-winning singer, songwriter and producer, Duane Allen, paid a visit to his hometown in the Cunningham Community near Paris, TX, where a bridge and road have been dedicated in his name. The singer’s family also made the trip to the Red River Valley Veterans Memorial in Paris, TX to support the memorial …

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Kasey Chambers, Steve Earle Connect with Australia Americana Advisory Group

Australia’s undisputed queen of Americana, Kasey Chambers, ‘Spirit of Americana’ recipient Steve Earle and the Mastersons (Chris Masterson and Eleanor Whitmore) took time to meet with Americana Advisory Group members Brian Taranto and Jeremy Dylan at the Enmore Theatre in Sydney. The Australia Americana Advisory Group was formed earlier this month to create awareness of …

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Kenny Rogers: Through the Years to open August 15, 2014

With driving artistic instinct, a trademark husky voice made for storytelling, polished showmanship and effortless charisma, Kenny Rogers conquered radio, television and film en route to becoming a beloved American icon. The Country Music Hall of Fame®and Museum will pay tribute to Rogers with the cameo exhibition Kenny Rogers: Through the Years, which opens in …

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