There are just 11 weeks until Christmas, but you can get in the holiday spirit with Scotty McCreery. Clips of all eleven tracks from “Christmas with Scotty McCreery” have been leaked online. The album actually hits stores next week on October 16th and among the 9 classics, are two original songs. Listen to the tracks at the Country Music Minute Blog.
Preview "Christmas with Scotty McCreery"
Well, the 2nd annual Railroad Revival Tour will not be. Willie Nelson and Jamey Johnson, along with others, were set to take the stage on eight stops for the second year of the tour, but it was announced the tour has been canceled and tickets will be refunded. The tour was scheduled to kick off October 20th, but in a statement organizers said, “It is with extreme regret that we announce the cancellation of the 2012 Railroad Revival Tour. The decision to do so was a difficult one, but it was determined that certain complications would not permit us to host the shows in the manner intended, and that the bands and fans deserved.” No further explanation was given.
And Jerrod Niemann released new music last week and also made a stop to see New York’s PS22 Children’s Chorus. Not only did Niemann perform with the kids, he made a couple big donations including a new drum set and a piano. Niemann says, “Having a chance to meet and perform with PS22 was like no other experience. Those children have so much talent and passion for music that I am so inspired and proud to be their biggest fan. Check out the video of Niemann and the kiddos performing “Shinin’ On Me”...