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  • Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Confirm "Soul2Soul" Shows at Venetian Las Vegas

    Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Confirm "Soul2Soul" Shows at Venetian Las Vegas

    One of the worst-kept secrets in Las Vegas is now public knowledge:  Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have announced that they’ll perform a limited-engagement headlining show at The Venetian Las Vegas starting December 7. The show, called Soul2Soul just like the couple’s joint tours in the past, will run through ten weekends, with four shows per weekend, and wrap up in April 2013.  A ticket pre-sale starts August 8, and tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, August 13. These shows will mark the first time in six years that Tim and Faith have performed together in […]

  • Taylor Swift to Share "Some Really Cool News" in Web Chat Monday, August 13

    Taylor Swift to Share "Some Really Cool News" in Web Chat Monday, August 13

    Taylor Swift will host a live Web chat at YouTube.com/TaylorSwift on Monday, August 13 at 7 p.m. ET. You can submit questions in real time using your YouTube account, and Taylor promises to share “some really cool news” during the chat. Taylor’s announcement probably has something to do with new music. She announced the details of her last album, Speak Now, in a similar Web chat back in 2010. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio  

  • Rascal Flatts Reveals the Challenge of Putting Their Live Show Together

    Rascal Flatts Reveals the Challenge of Putting Their Live Show Together

    Rascal Flatts is out on the road this summer with their Changed tour, which features a brand-new set list and staging for the band. Putting a big show like that together takes a lot of work. When asked how they put together these big concerts, lead singer Gary LeVox says, “Just a lot of communication. A lot of conversations. A lot of praying that everything that’s hanging above us will stay there.” Flatts band member Jay DeMarcus chimes in to talk about how overwhelming it can be to coordinate everything.  He says, “You start putting the lights together and seeing […]

  • Rascal Flatts, The Band Perry and Others Contributing Songs to "A Very Special Christmas 25th Anniversary" Project

    Rascal Flatts, The Band Perry and Others Contributing Songs to "A Very Special Christmas 25th Anniversary" Project

    A host of big names are contributing music to a very special musical charity project.  A Very Special Christmas 25th Anniversary, an album hitting stores October 16, will feature songs from Rascal Flatts, The Band Perry and Vince Gill. Christina Aguilera, Train and Michael Buble are also contributing songs to the project. The album is the latest in an ongoing series of holiday albums that started in 1987.  Since then, the seven albums in the the series have generated more than $100 million in royalties to benefit Special Olympics, making it the single most successful benefit recording series in musical […]

  • Dierks Bentley to Release New Single "Tip It On Back"; New Edit Included on Upcoming EP

    Dierks Bentley to Release New Single "Tip It On Back"; New Edit Included on Upcoming EP

    Dierks Bentley is releasing a new single from his current album Home, but fans will have two versions to choose from.  “Tip It On Back” is the song and, while the original version can be found on Home, there will also be a special edit of the track available on iTunes as part of Dierks’ forthcoming Country & Cold Cans EP, due August 21. “Tip It On Back” is the follow-up to Dierks’ three straight #1 hits from Home.  Speaking about the song’s subject matter, Dierks laughs, “There seems to be a theme developing in my career this summer…’tip it […]

  • Zac Brown Band Partners with AMC’s "Hell on Wheels" for New Sweepstakes

    Zac Brown Band Partners with AMC’s "Hell on Wheels" for New Sweepstakes

    Zac Brown Band has partnered with AMC for a new promotion for the network’s show Hell on Wheels. It includes a sweepstakes at RaiseHellAMC.com, with the grand prize winner getting a trip to Zac Brown Band’s Southern Ground Music and Food Festivals in Nashville happening September 21 and 2, and in Charleston, SC on October 20 and 21. Winners will get VIP meet and greets with cast members from Hell on Wheels and the Zac Brown Band too. AMC’s Hell on Wheels’ second season premieres Sunday August 12 at 9 p.m. ET. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Blake Shelton to Release "Cheers It’s Christmas" on October 2

    Blake Shelton to Release "Cheers It’s Christmas" on October 2

    Blake Shelton will release his first holiday album, Cheers It’s Christmas, on October 2 and he’s lined up an eclectic array of guest stars for the project.  Joining him for duets on the album will be his buddy Reba, pop crooner Michael Buble — who will mentor Blake’s team on the upcoming season of The Voice — and, most surprisingly, his mother. Blake and his mom, Dorothy Shackleford, co-wrote a song called “Time for Me to Come Home” for the project, and the two perform it as a duet.  As for his duet with Michael, it’s a reworking of “Home,” […]