Click link below (or copy out) for The Tennessean's blog/article on the upcoming Gram Parsons Tribute Night Nashville.
Let's not lose sight of what the Tribute Night is all about. It's going to be a lot of fun, but the mission remains the same: to induct one of the greatest country artists of all time into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Sign at http://www.gramparsonspetition.com
Nomination Proposal for CMA based on their rules & format: http://www.atticweb.com/Nomination091908.pdf
Now Available to All: Collector's Item: 1st Gram Parsons Petition Party shirt, 35th year to day of his death last Sept 19. Order this collector's item from the first Gram Parsons Petition Party: "Together Again - In the Hall of Fame." $15 includes shipping for this 100% cotton T-shirt, desert sand color. Email me at songs at atticweb dot com or go to www.cypresscowboy.com.
COME ALL! Cross the Cumberland for Some Real (alt)Country, 10 Bands 9/19 Performers for the 2nd Annual Gram Parsons Petition Party tribute concert include Porter Hall TN of East Nashville; Chuckanut Drive from Seattle (Bellevue); James Scott Bullard and the All Night Sweethearts, and Sleepless Nights tribute band (with a guy and gal that sound just like Gram & Emmy) from the N and S Carolina; Chris James & the Gram Band (Nashville); Lynda Lucas from Ireland; The Cosmic American Derelicts, and Brian Molnar & the Naked Hearts (five weeks now on the AMA airplay chart) both from New Jersey; and Walter Egan (Magnets and Steel fame, and in whose kitchen Gram & Emmy first sang together) of Franklin, TN. Just added Anchor in the Valley (Kelsey from Kentucky) and Joe Whyte (just opened for Rosanne Cash). +21, 8p-2a.
Make plans now for mid-Sept (last day of the AMA Conference) to Cross the Cumberland for some real Country (just across the bridge from downtown and the AMA convention)! Come to honor Gram on the 36th anniversary of his demise and help get him inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame. All at the hottest place to hear music in Nashville, The 5 Spot.
Now Available to All: Collector's Item: 1st Gram Parsons Petition Party shirt, 35th year to day of his death. Order this collector's item from the first Gram Parsons Petition Party: "Together Again - In the Hall of Fame." $15 includes shipping for this 100% cotton T-shirt, sand color like the desert. Email me at songs @ atticweb.com or go to www.cypresscowboy.com.