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Jul 25

Vince Gill & Paul Franklin Celebrate Bakersfield with WSM’s Eddie Stubbs

Vince Gill & Paul Franklin Celebrate Bakersfield with Eddie Stubbs

Vince Gill & Paul Franklin spend a special evening with 650 AM WSM’s Eddie Stubbs at the Ford Theater in the Country Music Hall of Fame for historical tribute album, Bakersfield. (L-R): Mike Dungan (UMG Nashville), Eddie Stubbs, Cindy Mabe (UMGN), Paul Franklin, Katie Dean (UMGN), Vince Gill, Annie Ortmeier (UMGN), Brad Clark (UMGN), Tom Lord (UMGN).

Vince Gill and steel guitarist Paul Franklin took part in an intimate evening with Eddie Stubbs on Monday, July 22 at the Ford Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame. The pair discussed their historical tribute album Bakersfield, which will be released July 30.

Read our review of Vince Gill and Paul Franklin’s Bakersfield >>

Guests had the opportunity to hear and see WSM’s Eddie Stubbs interview the pair as part of a special “Bakersfield” broadcast. The special is scheduled to air Monday, July 29 at 8/7c on on 650 AM WSM and

Vince and Paul paid tribute to the Bakersfield sound by performing songs from two of Bakersfield’s most prominent artists, Buck Owens and Merle Haggard, on Bakersfield. Vince and Paul shared producer duties on the 10-song project.


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Posted at 3:26 pm, July 25, 2013 | Permalink

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