Eric Church got industry folks together in Nashville last night at a secret location to listen to his upcoming album, ‘The Outsiders.’ People called it adventurous, out there and wacky. During some songs you can hear people talking & moving stuff. Eric wrote 121 songs for it but only used 11 and it also includes an untitled spoken-word piece.
Carrie Underwood Goes Live Tonight
Tonight it’s the live 3-hour production of The Sound of Music on NBC with Carrie Underwood. All of the singing’s live as well. During rehearsal yesterday Carrie hit herself in the head with a guitar and fell on her face playing leap frog so anything can happen tonight! I hear Carrie worked with a dialect coach to eliminate her Oklahoma accent and we’re not sure until tonight if she’ll wear braids like the promo shots show or if producers made her cut her hair short like Julie Andrews had in the movie.
Brad Paisley + Carrie Facing Lawsuit
Months ago I told you Carrie and Brad Paisley were facing a lawsuit after a songwriter sued them for stealing her tune to write their hit ‘Remind Me.’ Now after listening to all the evidence, a federal judge has decided not to dismiss the songwriters claims and he now has to determination just how similar the songs are and if it’s substantial, Brad and Carrie may go on trial.
Jake Owen Performs on Jimmy Kimmel Live
Finally - tonight Jake Owen performs on Jimmy Kimmel Live.