The episode opens with a TV-news reporter covering the Hands on a Hard Vessel contest, which is a contest to see who can keep their hand on the boat the longest. The winner of the contest gets to keep the boat. The reporter interviews four-time winner Vance Trecks, a dirtball oozing an unearned cockiness.
Hand Jake Owen an ukulele and he’ll be quick to bust out his go-to tune. Hugging the little instrument to his chest while standing on his Malibu M235 speedboat, he sings Bobby McFerrin’s “Don’t Worry, Be Happy” for a few passengers onboard for a 30-minute cruise on Nashville’s Cumberland River. When it was time to... Read more »
Ryan Kinder knows how difficult it can be to let go of love. His earnest single “Tonight” tells the tale of two hearts who can’t seem to say goodbye, including an all-too-familiar angst sure to resonate with just about everyone. (Raise your hand if you’ve ever been that person on the phone with your ex... Read more »
NEW YORK CITY — Just as the success of his 2015 debut album, Traveller, signaled an unlikely renaissance of authenticity in country, Chris Stapleton’s show at Forest Hills Stadium on Saturday (July 23) provided further proof that the 15-years-in-the-making “overnight sensation” can kiss his underdog days goodbye...
When I saw Dierks Bentley in Chicago this summer, it seemed like his fans couldn’t get enough of him. And now it appears that the feeling is mutual. Bentley announced on Monday (July 25) that the very last shows of his Somewhere on a Beach tour will not, in fact, be the two at Colorado’s... Read more »
Martina McBride‘s learned a thing or two in the 24 years since she released her debut album. And one of the most important lessons is to just follow what she loves. Her new single “Just Around the Corner” – written by Sarah Buxton, Cary Barlowe and Sam Ellis – is just one example of a... Read more »
If you’re looking for the Randy Rogers Band, you might want to check Frio Street in San Antonio. Their new single “San Antone” is a salute to the landmark Texas city’s flavor and history, and the video shot by the Edde Brothers follows suit. With shots of the guys traveling the nation — wowing the... Read more »