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(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert says she's looking for a new sense of direction. The country star admits she's at a bit of a loss, but she's not complaining about it. Miranda adds that she believes she can find the answers by returning to the mindset she had as a child. The...
(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town's Jimi Westbrook and Karen Fairchild admit they had to put a lot of effort into their upcoming album, "Pain Killer." But the country stars say they knew it probably wouldn't come together as quickly as 2012's "Tornado." One thing Little Big...
(Nashville, TN) -- The upcoming Alan Jackson exhibit will showcase the singer's life -- both in and out of the spotlight. Displays will feature memorabilia chronicling Jackson's career, including the front of the Ford pickup Alan used as his booth the first time he appeared at...
(Undated) -- Ralph Stanley won't be wrapping up his career this year after all. Instead, he's taking on something new. The bluegrass legend is among the 204 new members who've been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. The prestigious honorary society draws from...
(Undated) -- Kenny Chesney is once again demonstrating his talents in filmmaking. And football is once again his topic. South Carolina's "The State" says the country star has teamed up with video director Shaun Silva to create "The Believer," a documentary about the University...
(Chicago, IL) -- Dan + Shay aren't just touring with Blake Shelton -- they're traveling in the headliner's one-time bus. The country duo's Dan Smyers tells CMT he and Shay Mooney only recently learned of its history, which was confirmed by a beer can. He explains that a while...
(Nashville, TN) -- Randy Travis continues to honor those who've inspired him with a new covers album. "Influences Vol. 2: The Man I Am" includes the singer's remakes of country classics, including Hank Snow's "I'm Movin' On." Randy's 13-track set also features songs originally...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- The stage is being set for another star-packed Las Vegas weekend at the iHeartRadio Music Festival. Clear Channel Media + Entertainment has announced the lineup for the fourth edition of the concert extravaganza set to take place at the MGM Grand Hotel &...
(Nashville, TN) -- Eli Young Band's Jon Jones says it was easier for the group to find material for their latest album. The country star explains that while they worked on "10,000 Towns," they noticed an increase in both their own creative output and the quality of material they...