Tag Archives: Jason Aldean


Jason Aldean at the CMA Nominations in NYC (photo by Scott Vollweiler)

OLD BOOTS, NEW DIRT SHINES WITH PLATINUM CERTIFICATION FROM THE RIAA Less than eight weeks after debuting at No. one on Billboard’s Top 200 chart with over 280,000 copies, two-time ACM “Male Vocalist of the Year” Jason Aldean continues to conquer unchartered territory as OLD BOOTS, NEW DIRT becomes the only country album released this year to be certified PLATINUM, ... Read More »


Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Ronnie Dunn, Vince Gill, Merle Haggard, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Lee Ann Womack, and Chris Young Announced as Special Guests on 2014 Tour Dates Musical icon George Strait has announced the dates for the second leg of his final two-year tour – The Cowboy Rides Away Tour. In a press conference streamed live on georgestrait.com from ... Read More »

Woodshed Percussion Interview with Founder Dominic Tancredi by Ashley Helms

Percussion player, entrepreneur, and teacher Dominic Tancredi has been a music enthusiast since childhood. At age 5 he was given his first drum set, and created Woodshed Percussion as a college sophomore while studying business and marketing at Baldwin-Wallace College outside Cleveland, O.H. Now in their 10th year, Woodshed creates artwork for artists including Jay-Z, Mary J. Blige, Justin Bieber, ... Read More »

“Live on Letterman” Jason Aldean Concert Review

Suited up in Wrangler Jeans, a cowboy hat, and leather boots Jason Aldean gave fans a reason to get excited for his new album coming out October 16th. Before saying a single word to the crowd Jason kicked off his Live on Letterman performance this past Wednesday with “Crazy Town,“ a single off his third album, Wide Open. While sitting ... Read More »

Meet Madonna Nash: Country Music’s Best-Kept “Secret”

Madonna. The first thing that pops into any person’s mind upon hearing this name is the “Queen of Pop,” but there is another Madonna who has been making quite an impact in the country music scene, and that is the ever-talented and stunning Madonna Nash. Broken Records Magazine’s Markos Papadatos catches up with this North Carolina songstress on February 17, ... Read More »

Martina McBride Scores 2012 Grammy Nomination

On December 1, 2011, country music queen Martina McBride’s smash single “I’m Gonna Love You Through It” received a well-deserved Grammy nomination for “Best Country Solo Performance,” a category that honors excellence for new vocal or instrumental solo country recordings.   A Republic Nashville recording artist, McBride is up against fellow country stars Jason Aldean’s “Dirt Road Anthem,” Blake Shelton’s ... Read More »

Meet Coy Taylor: Rising Country Singer

Coy Taylor notes that his musical influences include Johnny Paycheck, Merle Haggard, George Jones, Waylon Jennings, Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan. “Last year I got to work with Little Jimmy Dickens on his 1954 song ‘Out Behind the Barn,’ and I am a huge Grand Ole Opry fan and I grew up just loving the Opry and the ... Read More »

Eric Church CD Review: “Chief”

Written by: Sara Dluhos According to a recent press release, Eric Church stated: “There’s a wildness to it. It’s untamed and not very harnessed,” about his new album Chief, which was released on July 26, 2011 by EMI Records Nashville. The 2011 ACM New Solo Vocalist of the Year has definitely earned that title with this latest record, which is ... Read More »

Brantley Gilbert Single Review: “Country Must Be Country Wide”

Brantley Gilbert is one of country music’s best new artists out there! His latest spitfire single “Country Must Be Country Wide” currently sits at #25 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Charts, thus becoming his first Top 30 hit. A Valory Music Group recording artist, Gilbert has written hit songs for such established country artists as Jason Aldean and Colt ... Read More »