Garth Brooks: Friends in High Places

Garth Brooks hasn’t toured in well over a decade and it’s been about that long since he’s released new music, too, but that doesn’t mean he’s not bringing out the big names to help him re-launch his music career. In a span of a few days in Chicago, he brought out Governor of Illinois, Pat … Read more

Holly Williams Covers Bruce Springsteen

If Bruce Springsteen’s version of “No Surrender” was an all-out, no-holds-barred song about youthful defiance, Holly Williams‘ is that, but a little grown up. Way up. Just as much strength and voice, but defiant in a “let’s talk about this” type of way. The song is a part of a Springsteen tribute album to mark … Read more

This Day in Country Music History: Trace Adkins Invents a New Phrase

Can you believe it’s been 9 years since we first heard the phrase, “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk?” Yes, on this day in 2005, Trace Adkins released the single “Honky Tonk Badonkadonk,” which skyrocketed to No. 2 on Billboard‘s Hot Country chart and even made its way into the Top 40 of Billboard‘s Hot 100. Apparently, the song … Read more

Best Tweet Ever? Charlie Daniels By a Tree

What’s better than the internet? Social media. Social media allows us to connect with celebrities and friends far away. And because of this, we got to see this photo this weekend: Charlie Daniels posing by a tree. Not sure what it was about this particular tree, but I don’t have to know. Hudson Valley Ny … Read more