Megan Pacella has been writing about all genres of music since 2007. Her work has been published in Fringe, Brite, Paste, Nashville Lifestyles and American Songwriter. Aside from spending a summer in New York City (where she met her fiance!), Megan has been living, working and playing in Nashville, Tenn., since 2003. When she's not blogging about country music, you can find her gardening, kayaking, hiking, drinking lots of coffee, and--most importantly--cuddling with her golden retriever, Gibson.
Dierks Bentley Says ‘Darker’ New Album Will ‘Go Against the Grain’
Dierks Bentley is about to embark on his second decade of recording country music. With 10 years of experience behind him and a new album due out later this year, Bentley is ready to shake things up a little bit with the release of his next album.
Ronnie Dunn Visits Victims of Devastating Oklahoma Tornado
Before Ronnie Dunn steps on stage at Toby Keith's Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert this weekend, he wanted to spend some time with Oklahomans who have been impacted by the recent devastating tornado. On the Fourth of July, the star singer spent some time visiting with residents in Shawnee, …
Independence Day ‘Is Like Christmas’ for Martina McBride’s Husband
Martina McBride might be a star in the country music world, but when it comes to the Fourth of July, she and her family are just good old-fashioned country folk.
Billy Currington Chases Beautiful Stranger’s Affection in ‘Hey Girl’ Video
Billy Currington's latest hit is a song all about seeing someone you can't take your eyes off of, and then doing everything in your power to get their attention. In Currington's 'Hey Girl' video, he illustrates the lyrics perfectly as he follows a dark-haired beauty through …
Dierks Bentley Has ‘a Lot of Respect’ for Kacey Musgraves
Recently, Dierks Bentley released his new single 'Bourbon in Kentucky' with some help from the lovely Kacey Musgraves on vocals. After working with Musgraves in the studio, Bentley has been singing her praises in interviews.
Trace Adkins Admits He Does His Best Acting When Trying to Convince People He Can Act
On a break from filming an upcoming movie called 'Mom's Night Out,' Trace Adkins admitted that he's working on improving his acting chops just in case his voice ever goes out. But acting doesn't come quite as easily to him as singing does just yet. Adkins says he does his be…
Weston Burt Stops Motion in Lighthearted ‘Lucky Sometimes’ Video
Weston Burt broke onto the country music scene earlier this year when he released his debut single, 'Lucky Sometimes.' In an effort to get his tune as much exposure as possible, the newcomer has released a fun stop motion music video of himself and his band playing the tune.
Luke Bryan Reveals Name, Cover Art for 2013 New Album
Luke Bryan's highly anticipated new album is going to hit stores on August 13. But until this week, Bryan hadn't officially released the name and cover of the album.
Gary Allan and Sheryl Crow Announce Co-Headlining Tour
This just in: Gary Allan and Sheryl Crow are teaming up to co-headline the 2013 Free and Easy Tour this fall!
Jo Dee Messina Fans Raise More Than $100,000 for Her New Record
Country singers everywhere should be might envious of Jo Dee Messina's dedicated fanbase right about now. Seeking an influx of capital to release a new record, Messina launched a Kickstarter project to raise $100,000 in 30 days. Her fans answered the call -- and then some.
The Avett Brothers Announce Fall Tour Dates
Ever since the Avett Brothers released their seventh full-length album, 'The Carpenter,' last fall, the band has been touring practically without a break. Lucky for fans of the popular folk band, they have announced several new dates for this fall.
Luke Bryan Releases ‘Crash My Party’ Video on the ‘Today’ Show
On Thursday (June 20), Luke Bryan gave viewers of the 'Today' show a sneak preview of his new music video for 'Crash My Party.'