Jason Eady, ‘AM Country Heaven’ Dials Into Classic Country
Mississippi-born Texas transplant Jason Eady laments the state of country radio (of the slick, FM variety, that is), in the title track of his recently-released album, AM Country Heaven. The next 11 tracks delivers just what he figures is missing -- old-school country tunes with pedal steel guitar (courtesy of the legendary Lloyd Maines on a few tracks), and other instrumentation of the hardcore c
Reckless Kelly Take Control of Their ‘Good Luck & True Love’
Austin-based band Reckless Kelly may have christened their own record label No Big Deal Records, but now that they've released their first studio album of all-new tunes since 2008, that's kind of a big deal! Out today (Sept. 13), 'Good Luck & True Love' is the follow-up to last year's 'Somewhere in Time,' a tribute to the songs of Idaho singer-songwriter Pinto Bennett who served as a mentor an
Randy Rogers Band ‘Burning the Day’ … and Nights, Too
The Randy Rogers Band has a poster of the classic mug shot photo of Frank Sinatra hanging in a prominent place on their tour bus. As the five band members and their road crew sat in their bus, drinking a few beers and recapping the show they had just played at the legendary Birchmere in Alexandria, Virginia, the talk turned to Old Blue Eyes' poster...
ACM Announces Performers for Wrangler National Finals Rodeo
Music City comes to Sin City next month, when the Eli Young Band kicks off this year's Academy of Country Music Stage at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo on December 2. In its fifth year hosting the event, the ACM is also bringing Reckless Kelly, Jaron and the Long Road to Love, Thompson Square and Brett Eldredge to the bright lights of Las Vegas...
Reckless Kelly Take ‘Time’ to Honor Songwriting Hero
Reckless Kelly set the musical bar high for themselves after the release of their sixth album, 'Bulletproof,' in 2008. Soon after its release, the album became the Austin-based band's biggest seller, hitting the Billboard Top 200 chart and reaching the Top 25 of the magazine's Top Country Albums chart...