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.
Jake Owen to Put on Free Summer Block Party in Nashville
Jake Owen fans in the Nashville area are in for a treat next week. Before summer winds down, Owen is going to throw a free summer block party to celebrate his fans and the success of his latest single, 'Days of Gold.'
Jana Kramer Reveals Lessons She Has Learned From Blake Shelton
Backed by a successful country music career and a winning stint coaching on 'The Voice,' any breakthrough artist could learn a ton just by watching Blake Shelton do his thing. Rising star Jana Kramer recently dished that she's learned a lot while touring with the 'Boys 'Round Here' hitmaker.
Tour Bus Life Is a Giant Slumber Party for Jason Aldean’s Daughters
For Jason Aldean's daughters, life doesn't get much better than having a dad who's a famous country star. Especially because when Aldean is on tour, he lets his little girls treat his tour bus like one giant slumber party.
Martina McBride and Husband John to Open School for Music Education
Between Martina McBride's busy music career and her husband John's Blackbird Recording Studio, the McBrides are a busy couple. But that didn't stop them from finding a new way to share their music expertise with others.
Jason Aldean Is Keeping a Promise He Made to Himself
Jason Aldean hasn't gotten this far by selling out. The award-winning country singer has had his ups and downs, but one thing hasn't changed -- he's always true to himself.
Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert’s Best Dates Happen at Home
Blake Shelton insists that his big career success hasn't changed him. In fact, when the country music star wants to go out on a great date with Miranda Lambert, he looks no further than the back roads of Oklahoma.
Dierks Bentley and Friends Raise Big Money for Families of Deceased Firefighters
When disaster strikes, country singers are great about banding together to lend a helping hand. On Monday (July 22), Dierks Bentley put on a charity concert for the families of 19 firefighters from the Granite Mountain Hotshots, part of the Prescott Fire Department, who lost their lives in a wildfire south of Prescott, Ariz.
Little Big Town’s ‘Tornado’ Album Goes Platinum
Little Big Town has reason to celebrate today. The award-winning foursome's latest album 'Tornado' has achieved certified Platinum status after selling more than one million units.
Randy Travis’ Brother Arrested After Cops Find Meth Lab
While Randy Travis is in the hospital recovering from a heart problem and a stroke, his brother, David Traywick, is in the Union County (North Carolina) jail on charges of conspiracy to traffic methamphetamine and trafficking methamphetamine.
Dierks Bentley Shares Gruesome Details of Jake Owen’s Hand Injury
The past week has been a rough one, physically, for Jake Owen. After a go-kart accident and hand surgery, country fans have been wondering what, exactly, happened to the 'Anywhere With You' singer. According to Dierks Bentley, Owen's fingers got cut up pretty badly.
Randy Travis’ Fiancee Says Prayers Have Helped Mend Singer’s Heart
Ever since Randy Travis was admitted to the hospital, country music stars and fans have united to show an outpouring of support for the iconic singer. Now that Travis is in stable condition, his fiancee believes that the prayers from so many people helped heal his heart.
Thomas Rhett Has a Bad Habit He Plans to Kick … One Day
We all have habits that we don't like to admit to, but Thomas Rhett isn't afraid to own up to his unhealthy vice.