by AJ Silver
posted Oct 3 2013 5:50PM
HANK WILLIAMS JR. is headlining Nashville's Music City New Year's Eve Bash on Broadway . . . and it's been a while since he's done a New Year's Eve show. He explains, quote, "For years, I have not performed that night in honor of my father, but is a monumental year. If daddy would have lived, he would have been 90 years old this year." Hank Sr. died on New Year's Day in 1953.
SARA EVANS will be singing the National Anthem AND performing at halftime of the Indianapolis Colts - Denver Broncos "Sunday Night Football" game on NBC on October 20th. You can grab more details at SaraEvans.com.
BRAD PAISLEY is being honored with the 2013 Harmony Award from the Nashville Symphony. It goes to a person who, quote, "exemplifies the harmonious spirit of Nashville's thriving musical community." Past recipients include Dolly Parton, the Judds, Steve Winwood, Vince Gill, Taylor Swift, Rascal Flatts, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Trisha Yearwood.
LEE BRICE is opening for BRAD PAISLEY this month . . . but he's ALSO launching a 15-city headline trek called The Other Tour. It kicks off October 10th in Boston, Massachusetts with TYLER FARR and CHRIS LANE opening select shows. Dates and details are at LeeBrice.com.
Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley and Gary Allan will be headlining Country Fest 2014. It's going down June 26th through June 29th in Cadott, Wisconsin. You can grab details at CountryFest.com.
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Blake Shelton, BRAD PAISLEY, Carrie Underwood, CHRIS LANE, Dolly Parton, Eve Bash, Gary Allan, Hank Sr., HANK WILLIAMS JR., Keith Urban, LEE BRICE, Rascal Flatts, SARA EVANS, Steve Winwood, Taylor Swift, Trisha Yearwood, TYLER FARR, Vince Gill