Posted on Aug 25, 2012
Country legend Loretta Lynn made a stop on her tour at the Chastain Park Amphitheater in Atlanta, where she performed her 50 years of hits for her enthusiastic fans. The Coal Miner's Daughter is still in her top form after 5 decades in the music business, with a voice that sounds as good now as it did twenty and thirty years ago. Lynn graced the stage in a "Gone With The Wind" style flowing blue dress after...
Posted on Aug 24, 2012
Country super duo Sugarland made a stop on their tour at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta, GA, where they performed for a packed house of hometown fans. Jennifer Nettles, displaying her baby bump on stage, and Kristian Bush performed their hits and more. Opening for Sugarland was Dave Stewart, former Eurythmics frontman. Dave performed his originals as well as Eurythmics songs...
Posted on Aug 23, 2012
Rising country star Dustin Lynch made a stop on the tour with his band at the Georgia 120 Music Hall in Marietta, GA. The venue was packed with fans who came to see the country artist perform songs from his self-titled debut album, including the mega-hit "Cowboys and Angels." The song has climbed the charts and received hundreds of thousands of views for the video on YouTube and Vivo. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
Posted on Aug 16, 2012
Motor City rocker Ted Nugent, along with his full band, is out on tour across the U.S., meeting fans and standing up for our rights as he rocks the various venues with his hits such as "Wango Tango," "Stranglehold," "Wang Dang Sweet Poontang" and, of course, "Cat Scratch Fever." Nugent regales the enthusiastic crowds at each stop with tales from the road, jokes and political commentary. Backed up by Derek St. Holmes, Greg Smith and "Wild" Mick Brown, Nugent shows his guitar chops which has earned him the accolades of being Detroit's Greatest Rock Guitarist ...
Posted on Aug 13, 2012
Country superstar Craig Morgan held his 6th Annual Charity Weekend Event which benefits Billy's Place, a facility to help take care of foster children in Dickson County. Every year, Morgan has raised more and more funds for the worthwhile project with a celebrity motocross ride and exhibition by some of the sport's stop superstars, a celebrity trap shoot and a Saturday night concert. This year, he enlisted the help of his friend and fellow Country star Darryl Worley, as well as HLN Morning Express's anchor Robin Meade, a rising ...
Posted on Aug 9, 2012
Hit rockers The Fray, currently out on tour with Kelly Clarkson, made a stop at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta, GA., where they performed their hits for an enthusiastic crowd of fans. Isaac Slade, Dave Welsh, Joe King and Ben Wysocki have a strong following of fans and never disappoint with their shows. Singing their mega-hits "Over My Head" and "How To Save A Life", as well as new material and other time-tested hits, The Fray kept their fans on their feet, singing and dancing along to the music. Music News Nashville was on...
Posted on Aug 5, 2012
The #1 Girl Tour, headlined by hip-hop stars Mindless Behavior, made a stop at the Fox Theater in downtown Atlanta, GA. Joining Mindless Behavior on the tour were teen sensations Jacob Latimore, Lil Twist, Kayla Brianna, Lil Niqo and Young Marqus, all up-and-coming hip-hop stars of tomorrow. The theater was packed with young fans who sang and danced along with their favorite songs. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
Posted on Aug 4, 2012
Atlanta-based alt rock band The Villains, currently on tour with Little Feat, made a stop recently at The Variety Playhouse in their hometown where they performed songs from their sophomore release,Velocity, as well as material from their 2010 debut album Just Another Saturday Night. Taking the stage to a rousing ovation from the packed house, The Villians showed how they have grown into a contender for the national spotlight with their tight performance and strong original music. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture...
Posted on Jul 31, 2012
Children's entertainment group The Wiggles made a stop at the historic Fox Theater in downtown Atlanta, where they played two sold-out shows packed with families who are fans of the Australian television performers. The Wiggles have been together for 21 years, and this year three of the original members are retiring from the group. This tour marks the last of the original members. Many families, including the parents, dressed up as characters from the show. Some have been following the show around the country, much the...
Posted on Jul 28, 2012
Former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham cam to Atlanta and performed in an intimate setting at the Center Stage for a sold out audience. With just a guitar, Buckingham performed his solo hits as well as some of his Fleetwood Mac fan-favorites including "Never Going Back Again" and "Go Your Own Way, as well as material from his most recent album "Seeds We Sow." His trademark fingerpicking style and recognizable songs had the audience giving him standing ovations after almost every tune. Music News Nashville was ...
Posted on Jul 28, 2012
Country star Lorrie Morgan, along with her son Jesse Keith Whitley, made a stop on their tour at the Mablehouse Amphitheater in Mableton, GA., where they performed for enthusiastic fans. Whitley, the son of Morgan and the late Keith Whitley, opened the show and sang songs from his debut release, Kentucky Thunder. Morgan took the stage and opened with songs from her latest release, I Walk Alone, and then too the audience down memory lane as she sang all her hits. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
Posted on Jul 24, 2012
Legendary classic rockers The Doobie Brothers, on tour with co-headliners Chicago, made a stop at the Chastain Park Amphitheater in Atlanta, GA. The sold-out crowd enjoyed Doobies favorites including China Grove, Jesus Is Just Alright With Me, Black Water and many more. Prior to the show, Tom Johnston, Pat Simmons and John McFee signed two guitars that are being donated to charities. With over 40 years in the business, the Doobie Brothers are still rockin' strong and keep the audience on their feet, singing and dancing along...
Posted on Jul 22, 2012
Athens, GA-based rock band The B-52's, along with opening act Already Taken, brought their tour to The Fox Theater in downtown Atlanta and performed for a sold-out hometown crowd. Performing fan favorites "Love Shack", "Roam" and "Rock Lobster", along with other material from albums throughout their career, Cindy Wilson, Kate Pierson, Fred Schneider and Keith Strickland bring a high-energy, "alt pin-up" style to the stage, creating an atmosphere that regularly keeps the audience on their feet and dancing throughout...
Posted on Jul 19, 2012
Ohio-based alt-pop indie band Pomegranates, along with L.A. rockers Kitten, made a stop on their current tour at The Masquerade in downtown Atlanta, GA. Kitten opened the show. Seventeen-year-old lead singer Chloe Chaidez has garnered rave reviews for her high-energy stage presence and vocal intensity. Headlining the show was Pomegranates, performing a blend of pop rock and alternative songs for an enthusiastic audience. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
Posted on Jul 17, 2012
If December 2012 brings the end to civilization as we know it, then The Barenaked Ladies, Blues Traveler, Big Head Todd & The Monsters and Cracker all made their stand with The Last Summer On Earth tour. Stopping at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta, GA., the four bands performed for an enthusiastic crowd of fans who came to party like there was no tomorrow. Music News Nashville as on hand to capture the evening in photos.
Posted on Jul 15, 2012
Two music legends, Glen Campbell and Kenny Rogers, took the stage at the Chastain Park Amphitheater in downtown Atlanta, GA., where they performed for a crowd of enthusiastic fans. Campbell opened the show and treated the crowd to his hits such as "By The Time I Get To Phoenix," "Galveston," "Rhinestone Cowboy" and the rest of his musical legacy. Up next, Kenny Rogers sale "Lady," "Ruby (Don't Take Your Love To Town), " "Through The Years" and many more of his 50+ years of songs. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
Posted on Jul 14, 2012
Summerland 2012 came to the Chastain Park Amphitheater in Atlanta, GA., where the five bands on the tour performed for the near-capacity crowd braving the rain to sing and dance along with the music. Opening the show were alt-rock bands Marcy Playground and The Lit, who warmed the crowd up with their high energy shows. Supporting act Gin Blossoms took the stage next and kept the energy levels flowing with their hits. Co-headliners Sugar Ray took the stage and upped the ante as they kept the crowd on their feet throughout. Closing...
Posted on Jul 8, 2012
Hit rock band Collective Soul came home to Atlanta for the final stop on their summer tour. They performed their entire album "Dosage," as well as their top hits including "Shine," for the sold-out hometown crowd at The Tabernacle. Brothers Ed and Dean Roland, along with Josh Kosche and Will Turpin, rocked the house and kept the audience singing and dancing along with their songs. Both before and after the show, the band met with friends, family and fans. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.