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.
Jo Dee Messina in Talks With ‘Dancing With the Stars’
Jo Dee Messina has always been the kind of country singer who tells it like it is. And that's exactly what the 'My Give a Damn's Busted' hitmaker did when she went public with the information that she's in talks with 'Dancing With the Stars.'
Carrie Underwood, ‘See You Again’ – Lyrics Uncovered
When Carrie Underwood, Hillary Lindsey and David Hodges sat down to pen a few songs for 'The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader,' they thought their tune 'See You Again' might get picked up by the show's producers. In the end, the crew opted for a different song -- and that worked …
Alabama to Celebrate 40 Years With ‘Alabama and Friends’ Tribute Album
This year, Alabama has a lot to celebrate. After 40 years together, the iconic country group has released 30 chart-topping singles and sold more than 73 million albums. The band will celebrate their 40th anniversary by releasing a tribute album with special guests.
Danielle Bradbery Likes to Write Essays, Wants to Learn to Write Songs
Danielle Bradbery has been really busy since taking home first prize on 'The Voice' in June. So busy, in fact, that she hasn't gotten around to learning how to write songs just yet.
Darius Rucker’s ‘Wagon Wheel’ Is One Big Singalong During ‘Country’s Night to Rock’
During the 'CMA Music Festival: Country's Night to Rock' concert, which aired Monday (Aug. 12), Darius Rucker proved that his hit single 'Wagon Wheel' is the stuff singalongs are made of.
Laura Bell Bundy Admits to Depression After Being Dropped From Label
Laura Bell Bundy is back and better than ever after signing a new record deal with Big Machine Label Group and releasing a new single. But the singer and actress admits that she faced a rough patch when her first contract went sour.
Lady Antebellum’s ‘CMT Crossroads’ Collaboration With Stevie Nicks Gets an Airdate
Ever since news broke early this year that Lady Antebellum and Stevie Nicks would be teaming up on 'CMT Crossroads,' classic rock and country music fans alike have been anxiously waiting to see the episode.
Kellie Pickler Is Just Kellie Jacobs at Home
When Kellie Pickler is on stage, she's all celebrity. But behind the scenes, the former 'American Idol' star is just a down-home southern gal. Around her house, she even goes by her real, married name: Kellie Jacobs.
Thompson Square Are a Blast From the Past in ‘Everything I Shouldn’t Be Thinking About’ Vi…
Thompson Square's 'Everything I Shouldn’t Be Thinking About' video is short, sweet and captures the carefree spirit that makes the duo so great.
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.