From The Mailbag: Lorrie Morgan opens new restaurant, releases new cookbook

From The Mailbag: Lorrie Morgan opens new restaurant, releases new cookbook
Lorrie Morgan (photo courtesy press release)

When she’s not on the road, making music or shining brightly from the stage of the Grand Ole Opry, Lorrie Morgan will most likely be found in the kitchen. The multi-award-winning singer/songwriter says that food is her “love language,” a way to show her devotion to friends and family. Now, the star has compiled some of her very favorite recipes in a collection called, "To Eat Or Not To Eat. That Is The Question." The cookbook is available now, brimming with recipes and more, including never before seen photos, and engaging stories from Lorrie’s life and career on the road.

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Florida Georgia Line to perform on Today’s Toyota Summer Concert Series September 2

 

Florida Georgia Line
Press release:
Florida Georgia Line will perform songs from their
PLATINUM-certified debut album HERE’S TO THE GOOD TIMES (Republic
Nashville) during TODAY’s TOYOTA SUMMER CONCERT
SERIES
, airing next Monday (9/2) on NBC beginning at 7:00A in all
time zones. Comprised of Tyler Hubbard (Monroe, Georgia) and Brian Kelley
(Ormond Beach, Florida), the hot duo’s high-energy set will include their
GOLD-certified, Top 5 hit “Round Here” and a collaboration with Nelly on the 5X
PLATINUM “Cruise” Remix, which has sold over 5.5 million downloads. Breaking the
record for longest #1 on Billboard’s Hot Country Songs Chart, “Cruise”
is the third-best-selling Country digital song ever, according to
SoundScan. 

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Eli Young Band announces headlining tour (from the mailbag)

Eli Young Band
Republic Nashville's Eli Young Band confirms plans to headline DRUNK LAST NIGHT Fall/Winter Tour with special guest EMI's Eric Paslay.

Select dates will also feature Warner Brother's Josh Abbott Band and other artists TBA. After spending the summer touring the nation with Kenny Chesney, performing in football stadiums and arenas, EYB will hit the road once again as a headliner. Kicking off on October 3 in Kansas City and ending in mid December, the band will perform nearly 30 dates on the tour before the end of the year. The tour will make stops including New York City, Baltimore and Raleigh among others.

"The Chesney Tour was an incredible experience and a really good time! Now its time to go out and do what we do best once again," said Mike Eli. "It'll be nice to blow the dust off of some of the old stuff!" 

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Hunter Hayes celebrates third consecutive #1 with ‘I Want Crazy’ (from the mailbag)

Hunter Hayes Billings

Multiple GRAMMY nominated country star Hunter Hayes is celebrating his third
consecutive No.1 hit single off his platinum-selling debut album with “I Want
Crazy” racing to the top of the Country Aircheck Mediabase chart this week. This
comes on the heels of the hit single and his Atlantic Records’ self-titled debut
album (ENCORE) both being certified platinum by the
RIAA in the same week. Hunter also entertained fans this weekend at the Montana
Fair with critics noting “From the moment Hayes slid across the stage in his
white T-shirt, skinny jeans and sneakers, Rimrock Auto Arena was filled with
young female voices screaming,” (Jaci Webb, Billings Gazette) and a
turnout of fans that topped the previous night’s attendance.

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The Band Perry play for 28,000 fans over the weekend (from the mailbag)

The Band Perry
Fans of The Band Perry couldn’t get enough of their favorite band this weekend
when the superstar sibling trio – Kimberly, Reid and Neil Perry – played to over
28,000 ecstatic fans.  The show at the Boots and Hearts Festival in Bowmanville,
Ontario at the Canadian Tire Motorsports Park marks The Band Perry’s largest
Canadian audience to date.
 
“The energy coming from the crowd bordered on
frenzy, we could have played the entire night fueled by that kind of
excitement,” says Reid Perry.
 
“There's this crazy power that comes from THAT many people all singing the
same songs and moving in the same way. We are still reeling and can't wait to be
back north of the border”  says Neil Perry. 

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Blake Shelton’s “Ten Times Crazier” tour sells out first two weekends (from the mailbag)

Blake Shelton in Virginia
The "Ten Times Crazier" party started well before doors opened this weekend for
Blake Shelton's sold-out shows. Tailgaters arrived first thing in the morning;
lining up to block real estate in the parking lot and set up camp for what
became an ode to their favorite reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year, Blake
Shelton. Even Blake was blown away by the response of his fans saying, "I heard
music playing and just figured it was beach goers but then I went outside and
realized my fans had arrived earlier in the morning to tailgate. Here we are in
New York and there are pickup trucks and cowboy hats filling out the parking lot
at Jones Beach. That was beyond anything I had anticipated."

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