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WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2022

Alabama guitarist and fiddle player Jeff Cook lost his battle with Parkinson’s Disease on Monday.  He passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends at his beach house in Destin, Florida.  He was 73. The band posted a statement saying he “was a champion in all he attempted, and he courageously faced his battle with…MORE

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022

Darius Rucker was on the “Today Show” last Friday explaining the title of his next album.  “At the end of the day, I’m really still just ‘Carolyn’s Boy’.  I wanted to name it that because Mom never got to see any of my success.  She died before any of this happened, so it’s just another…MORE

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2022

Dolly Parton was formally inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on Saturday.  After accepting the honor she said, “I guess I’m a rock star now.” She also addressed her decision to remove herself from the nomination process, only to “gracefully” accept it when the Hall wouldn’t take no for an answer. “A…MORE

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2022

It’s kind of miraculous that Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton ever got together.  They come from two different worlds, and they don’t seem to have much in common.  Gwen says the real reason, is that it was meant to be. That’s what she told Drew Barrymore, quote, “God put us together.  It was one of…MORE

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2022

When Jon Pardi listens to an album, he commits.  He “popped on a pair” of snakeskin-patterned bell bottoms while listening to Lainey Wilson’s new album . . . “Bell Bottom Country”. And to prove it, he posted a video of himself wearing them while working on his ranch.  With Lainey’s “Heart Like A Truck” playing…MORE

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2022

We saw a bunch of country stars in their Halloween costumes yesterday.  Here are few more we’ve seen floating around social media . . .Miranda Lambert and her husband did an Addams Family group costume with their dogs . . . Chris Young got his hands on a VERY legit Batman costume . . .Tyler…MORE

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2022

For Halloween this year-Lindsay Ell dressed as Dorothy . . . Kacy Musgraves was “The Giving Tree” [children’s book] . . . Kelsea Ballerini was an angel . . . Tenille Arts was Beetlejuice . . .Maren Morris and her crew were “The Righteous Gemstones” . . . Priscilla Block did Snooki from “Jersey Shore”…MORE

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022

If seeing Dolly Parton in concert is on your bucket list, you better get on it.  In an interview with “Pollstar”, she said she won’t be doing full tours anymore.  She’s NOT retiring, but she is slowing down. “I don’t think I’ll ever tour again.  I’ll do special shows here and there, maybe a long…MORE

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2022

Lainey Wilson’s new album “Bell Bottom Country” is out tomorrow.  She says the title means “country with a flare.”  Her team put brightly-colored bell bottoms on a “bunch of naked statues” located at Nashville’s Music Row Roundabout. She shared a video of herself driving around the sculpture and enjoying the view. She said, “Y’all ain’t…MORE

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2022

A writer for WhiskeyRiff.com recently had a kid, and realized a lot of country songs make for really good lullabies.  And since newborns don’t know English………..He came up with a list of, “Ten Country Lullabies for Degenerate Parents.”  1.  “The Bottle Let Me Down” by Merle Haggard.  He chose it because babies like bottles.  But…MORE

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THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2022

Sometimes a new take on an old classic feels right.  Here’s Tim McGraw and a couple of musicians doing an unplugged version of Merle Haggard’s, “If We Make It Through December”. If you like Alan Jackson and whiskey, well, you’re a friend of mine.  But also, you should watch his daughter Mattie make a “Freight…

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2022

Should Kentucky rename a state park after the late, great Loretta Lynn?  Fans say yes, and so does her family.  They just posted a link on her website to a Change.org petition encouraging lawmakers to do it.  The park they have in mind is Paintsville Lake State Park, a few miles from Butcher Hollow, where…