Vince Gill’s new album, Guitar Slinger, was released today (10/24). Guitar Slinger is the Country Music Hall of Famer’s first studio album in five years and includes his single, “Threaten Me With Heaven.”
To celebrate, Gill is making a series of television and concert appearances over the next few weeks. He will perform cuts from the new album, which is available in both standard and deluxe editions.
In conjunction with the Guitar Slinger rollout, earlier this month (10/13), Nashville Mayor Karl Dean declared “Vince Gill Week.” The occasion was honored with a party at the Bridgestone Arena.
Gill is scheduled to make the following appearances:
Week of Oct. 21 – NPR’s Mountain Stage
Oct. 26 — NBC’s The Today Show
Oct. 27 —Fox Business channel’s Imus In The Morning
Oct. 27 — Show at The Housing Works Bookstore Cafe in New York City
Oct. 29 — CBS-TV’s The Early Show
Nov. 9 —45th Annual Country Music Association Awards on ABC
Nov. 10 – Taping the CMA Country Christmas on ABC (airdate TBA)
Nov. 16 – NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
Nov. 16 — Show at The Troubadour in Los Angeles
Nov. 17 – ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Nov. 25 — CMT’s Crossroads featuring Vince Gill and Sting (See local listings for times)
Nov. (TBA) – GAC will premiere Backstory: Vince Gill
Dec. 3 — Gill rides as Grand Marshall in Nashville’s 59th annual Christmas parade