Category Archives: What’s Cooking In Country

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Album Out Tomorrow

Randy Houser has been waiting quite a while to release his first album, How Country Feels, under his new label home – Stoney Creek Records. It is only a day away, and the project’s title track serves as Randy’s current single. He says the song instantly clicked with him – just like it has for […]

NYC Loves Country

Jason Aldean has proven that country music is not just a southern thing, as he has sold out New York City’s Madison Square Garden. Tickets to the iconic venue were gone within in 10 minutes, after they went on sale for the March 2nd show. This will be Jason’s first time performing on the legendary […]

"Dirt Road Diary" Tour Dates

Luke Bryan announced tour dates for his “Dirt Road Diary Tour”! He’ll be in the area Sept 20th at the USANA Amphitheater in SLC, UT and in Denver, CO Sept 21st. All the details about the shows and where to purchase tickets can be found on 1055 The Hawk’s CONCERT page.

"Ten Times Crazier" Tour Dates

Blake Shelton has just announced the dates for his “Ten Times Crazier Tour,” which will take him out on the road throughout the summer. The trek will kick off on July 19 with a show in Virginia Beach, Virginia and it will run through October. Special guests Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer will join Shelton […]

New Album

Kenny Chesney has announced that he will be releasing a new yet-to-be-titled album on April 30. This new record will be released just after Chesney kicks off his “No Shoes Nation Tour” on March 16 in Tampa, Florida and the tour will give him an opportunity to share this new music with his fans. Kenny […]

"Two Lanes of Freedom" Tour

Tim McGraw announced the dates for his “Two Lanes of Freedom 2013 Tour” yesterday. The 30-city tour will kick off with a show in Birmingham, Alabama on May 2 and will continue with shows through July. The trek will feature special guests Brantley Gilbert and Love and Theft. The tour gets its name from McGraw […]

Newcomers Announced

The Academy of Country Music (ACM) and Great American Country (GAC) have announced that for the fifth consecutive year, the newcomer categories for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will be opened up to interactive fan voting through VoteACM.com and GACtv.com/ACM, beginning Monday, January 21. NEW FEMALE VOCALIST Jana Kramer Kacey Musgraves Sunny […]

Everybody Wins

Ever since Miranda Lambert opened her boutique, the Pink Pistol, in Tishomingo, Oklahoma, her loving fans know exactly where they can find her. The flood of so many of fans wanting to pose for pictures with the singer has left her with an ingenious idea to raise money for her Muttnation Foundation charity. Miranda tells […]

Feelin' the Freedom

Tim McGraw and his former label, Curb Records, have had an ongoing dispute where the label has accused the singer of violating his recording contract. McGraw recently opened up about the dispute in an interview with Billboard. Tim said, “They hurt my career. But it feels like the clouds have parted and now I can […]

Getting Married

Lee Brice popped the question to his now fiancée, Sara Reeveley, early last year and Brice says that they are planning a springtime wedding. Lee tells Country Countdown USA W/Lon Helton, “We’re looking at April to get married. We’re ready, we’re excited! I’m taking a month off for my wedding. I didn’t want to have […]