Nashville notes: Opry NextStage Live From Texas + ERNESTs new Ryman show

The Grand Ole Opry has announced its Opry NextStage Live From Texas show on May 15. Happening at Lava Cantina in The Colony, Texas, the Jelly Roll-hosted event will spotlight several country newcomers, including Anne Wilson, Chase Matthew, Madeline Edwards and Wyatt Flores. Tickets go on sale Friday... Read More.

Nashville notes: ERNESTs Nashville, Dollys cast iron skillets + more

"Flower Shops" hitmaker ERNEST has announced the April 12 release of his new album, Nashville, Tennessee. Five advance tracks, including the Jelly Roll-assisted "I Went To College / I Went To Jail," will be out Friday. You can watch his politics-inspired announcement video now on

Nashville notes: Ernest’s tour + Tracy Lawrence’s live album

Ernest will hit the road on his This Fire Tour this fall with opening acts Jake Worthington, John Morgan and Cody Lohden. The headlining trek starts October 18 in Oxford, Ohio, before concluding in Nashville on November 28. For the full schedule and ticket information, visit