Tag Archives: Alan Jackson

October is Country Music Month

Country Music Month is a celebration that takes place not only in Music City, but all over the country.  It is a time for Country Music fans to come together and share their favorite genre with the world.  This month … Continue reading

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Remembering George Jones

Photo: Mark Humphrey/AP Thursday was a somber day for Country Music. The memorial service of the legendary George Jones was held at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. It was open to the public and streamed online at Opry.com so that fans everywhere … Continue reading

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President’s Day is Feb 18, 2013

Happy Presidents’ Day America!  Officially this is the day we celebrate George Washington‘s birthday all across the country.  And, while the music at the top of the charts in Washington’s day had more Mozart and Beethoven and less Haggard and … Continue reading

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2012 ‘CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock’ on GAC!

As part of Country Music Month (#CountryMusicMonth), GAC is bringing you encore airings of the hit ABC-TV special “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” this weekend! Relive all the fun of the 2012 CMA Music Festival during three airings: … Continue reading

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CMA Awards Fast Facts – 30 seconds with Luke Bryan

Luke Bryan NOMINATIONS Male Vocalist and Album of the Year Musical Influences Alan Jackson, Ronnie Milsap, George Strait, Conway Twitty Early Gig Received first guitar at age 14 and started playing gigs in Leesburg, Ga., shortly after “Social” Scene In … Continue reading

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First-time #CMAawards Nominees Abound in 2012

The list of nominees for “The 46th Annual CMA Awards” reveals an interesting mix of category veterans with artists earning their first acclaim in 2012 — artists like Dave Barnes, Lee Brice, Eli Young Band, Hunter Hayes, Will Hoge, Love and Theft, … Continue reading

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