As interesting as who received nominations for the 2017 ACM Awards is who didn't. While a few stars woke up with a pleasant surprise, there are a few who have a right to be confused or straight-up angry.
Zac Brown Band can tackle any genre in the live setting. A Zac Brown Band concert often features a blend of genres from country to EDM and pop to classic rock, so it comes as no surprise that a side project from frontman Zac Brown would encapsulate several musical flavors.
It’s no secret that Zac Brown Band have been experimenting with other influences over the years, particularly with their most recent record Jekyll + Hyde. But now they’re ready to settle back into their home turf, according to a recent announcement from the band.
Yes, WE Fest can get even bigger. On Saturday night (Aug. 6) the first headliners for 2017 WE Fest were announced to fans at Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, Minn. Luke Bryan and the Zac Brown Band will close two of the three nights of country music's biggest camping and country music festival.
Early in their career, the Zac Brown Band considered Kenny Chesney to be a mentor. In fact, the superstar helped them out of one very tough situation. Just don’t ask Chesney about it, because he won't remember.
The Zac Brown Band' first album dropped in 2008 but the singer was writing, touring and recording for nearly a decade before that. The roots of those early projects still pop up in today's albums. One phrase comes up so often you almost wonder if he's trying to make a point.