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DVR Alert: Check Out Parmalee on Huckabee

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Parmalee will perform their current Top 25 hit “Close Your Eyes” on FOX News Channel’s #1 rated weekend show “Huckabee,” airing at 8:00pm ET/7:00pm CT on Saturday, Sept. 13 and re-airing on Sunday, Sept. 14. “Close Your Eyes” is the follow-up to Parmalee’s multi-week #1, GOLD CERTIFIED smash “Carolina.”

Governor Huckabee will join the band to play bass guitar on the performance. CLICK HERE for more information about the show.

“Close Your Eyes” is featured on FEELS LIKE CAROLINA. Preview/Download the album on iTunes HERE.

Easton Corbin, Josh Thompson, Frankie Ballard and More Tell You Their Favorite Summertime Memories and Songs


To celebrate and make our way deep into summertime we caught up with Easton Corbin, Josh Thompson, Natalie Stovall, JT Hodges, Meghan Linsey, Will Hoge, Dustin Lynch, Parmalee, Frankie Ballard and Maggie Rose on the 2014 CMT Music Awards Red Carpet and asked them their favorite summertime memories growing up and their favorite summer jam song.

Check out the video and then leave us a comment to tell us your favorite country music summertime jam!


In the spirit of summer,we’ve chosen our favorite summertime jams of 2014!!!  Here’s our top 9!!!

9.  Kenny Chesney “American Kids”

8. Sam Hunt “Leave the Night On”

7. Dustin Lynch “Where It’s At”

6. Brothers Osborne “Rum”

5. Dierks Bentley’s “Drunk on a Plane”

4.  Jake Owen‘s “Beachin'”

3.  Brett Eldredge‘s “Beat of the Music”

2.  Joe Nichols’ “Yeah”

1.  Little Big Town‘s  “Day Drinking” … a perfect follow-up to our favorite from last year, “Pontoon”

If you missed our CMT Music Awards Red Carpet interviews make sure to check them out here.

Parmalee Debuts “Close Your Eyes” Music Video



Today, Vevo exclusively unveils the new music video for Parmalee’s latest hit, “Close Your Eyes” across all of its platforms —, mobile/tablet and TV apps and Vevo on YouTube. “Close Your Eyes” is the follow-up release to Parmalee’s multi-week #1 GOLD certified smash, “Carolina” off the band’s critically acclaimed debut album for Stoney Creek Records, FEELS LIKE CAROLINA.

“It’s all about that first kiss,” says Matt Thomas, lead singer for Parmalee. “ I think everybody remembers where they were with that special girl or guy and they went in for that first kiss.”

Award-winning director Wes Edwards (“Drunk On A Plane,” “Night Train,” “Yeah,” etc.) sets the scene of a nostalgic summer day in the back roads of Nashville, complete with a 400 ft. homemade backwoods slip-n-slide, “fireflies poppin’ like the Fourth of July” and a late night bonfire party, all leading up to that perfect moment to lean in for a kiss– Parmalee style.

Parmalee recently earned a nomination for “Choice Country Group” at this year’s Teen Choice Awards airing live on Sunday, Aug. 10th at 8pm/7pm CT on FOX. Young fans are encouraged to vote daily at:

The North Carolina-bred “band of brothers” continue to tour extensively across the U.S. this summer on Jake Owen’s DAYS OF GOLD tour, as well as its own headlining dates. For a full list of tour dates, please visit:


JULY 3 Dixon Petunia Festival Dixon, IL

JULY 4 Cherokee Park Morristown, TN

JULY 5 Festival of the Bells Hillsboro, OH

JULY 10 Snowden Grove Amphitheatre Southaven, MS

JULY 11 Barton County Fair Great Bend, KS

JULY 12 Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss Fort Bliss, TX

JULY 15 NEMO Fair Kirksville, MO

JULY 16 Fairbanks Park – Hi-99 Summer Bash Terre Haute, IN

JULY 18 Porter County Fair Valparaiso, IN
(DAYS OF GOLD W/ Jake Owen)

JULY 19 Country Jam USA 2014 Eau Claire, WI

JULY 20 Faster Horses Brooklyn, MI

JULY 21 Elkhart County Fair Goshen, IN
JULY 23 Gage County Fair Beatrice, NE

JULY 24 The Resch Center Green Bay, WI
(DAYS OF GOLD W/ Jake Owen)

JULY 25 iWireless Arena Moline, IL
(DAYS OF GOLD W/ Jake Owen)

JULY 26 Wayne Firefighters’ Country Jamboree Wayne, OH

JULY 29 Neshoba County Fair Philadelphia, MS

JULY 31 Jefferson City Jaycees Cole County Fair Jefferson City, MO

2014 CMT Music Awards Red Carpet Interviews

WARNING: You will find out some of the artists favorite cuss words in these interviews!!! No beeper button used!

Country Music Tattle Tale was on the red carpet at the 2014 CMT Music Awards to find out all of the latest from your favorite country music artists. Josh Thompson, Dustin Lynch, Easton Corbin, Will Hoge, Parmalee, Natalie Stovall, JT Hodges, Bobby Bones, Meghan Linsey, Sunday Best and more stop by to answer our questions.

Make sure to watch all the way to the end to see what our favorite behind the scenes moment of the show was.

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If you haven’t seen them already, make sure to check out our 2014 CMT Music Awards photos from the show on our Flickr page.

Country on the River to Benefit Operation Toop Aid


Country On The River, a multi-day music festival taking place in Iowa on June 20 – 21 and Wisconsin on August 7 – 9, has named Operation Troop Aid as the official charity.

The Iowa festival will feature performances by Gary Allan, Bret Michaels, Montgomery Gentry, Gretchen Wilson, Thompson Square, Tracy Lawrence, Lonestar and Joe Diffie. The Wisconsin festival will feature performances by Jason Aldean, The Band Perry, Tracy Lawrence, Kix Brooks, Thompson Square, Sawyer Brown, Dustin Lynch, Parmalee and Trick Pony.

“We are very honored to have Operation Troop Aid with us at Country On The River. The support they bring to our troops is invaluable. Country On The River is committed to the Troop Aid cause and we fully support their efforts. We look forward to having Operation Troop Aid in both Iowa and Wisconsin,” says festival organizer Scott Sheckler.

Since its inception, Operation Troop Aid has garnered the support of music celebrities across multiple genres, from KISS to Toby Keith and Cheap Trick to Charlie Daniels. Operation Troop Aid’s mission is to make a positive difference and inspire deployed U.S. service members by letting them know America stands with them. Operation Troop Aid provides care packages and bill assistance with revenue generated through professional concert promotions, entertainment initiatives and public financial generosity.

In addition, Operation Teddy Bear, which started in 2012 as an initiative of Harris Jewelry, continues in support of our military, both at home and abroad through the sale of uniformed teddy bears. Teddy Bears representing all branches of the military can be purchased for $15.00 at or To date, Operation Teddy Bear has raised over $100,000 to help Operation Troop Aid, a 501(c)3 organization, send care packages to deployed personnel and sponsor events for military families and communities.

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