09/01/2010

Dierks Nominated for 3 CMA Awards

Dierks has been nominated for three CMA Awards this year!

He is a nominee in the following categories:

MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR
Dierks Bentley

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
Up on the Ridge
Dierks Bentley

MUSICAL EVENT OF THE YEAR
“Bad Angel” — Dierks Bentley featuring Miranda Lambert and Jamey Johnson

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08/27/2010

On "The Thread": Monday, August 30

This Monday on "The Thread," if “Crazy” is in the song, it’s in the show! From “Crazy As A Loon” to “Crazy Arms,” this show is mental. Dierks Bentley hosts The Thread on 650 AM WSM radio every Monday at 2pm CST. You can listen online at www.wsmonline.com.
08/25/2010

A Day In The Life Of Dierks Bentley at The Boot

Get an inside look into a typical work day for Dierks! Watch as he tapes his radio show The Thread, films GAC Top 20, and makes a Grand Ole Opry appearance. Click HERE to read the full story and look through the photos at AOL's The Boot, or watch the video below!
08/20/2010

On "The Thread": Monday, August 23

This week on The Thread, tune in to hear all about Cheatin’ -The subject that’s the foundation of many great country songs! The show kicks off with the mother of all cheatin’ songs: Hank Williams' “Your Cheatin Heart" Dierks Bentley hosts The Thread on 650 AM WSM radio every Monday at 2pm CST. You can listen online at www.wsmonline.com.
08/18/2010

Dierks To Announce CMA Awards Nominees Live From "Good Morning America" September 1

"Country Music's Biggest Morning" is too big for one day! CMA announced today that the final nominees for "The 44th Annual CMA Awards" will be announced over two mornings, from two cities. On Wednesday, Sept. 1, Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert will announce the final nominees in five CMA Awards categories live from the "Good Morning America" studios in the heart of New York City's Times Square on the ABC Television Network. The announcement will air in the 8:30 AM/ET half-hour segment of the morning news
08/17/2010

Dierks Bentley Sets Date For The 5th Anniversary of "Miles & Music For Kids" In Nashville

Multi-platinum country music star Dierks Bentley will host his fifth annual “Miles & Music for Kids” celebrity motorcycle ride and benefit concert on Oct. 17 in Nashville. In only five years, the event has attracted over 30,000 fans and raised an impressive $1.2 million for children’s hospitals in Nashville, Phoenix, Dallas-Fort Worth and Atlanta. “Miles and Music is one of the greatest things we do all year,” says Bentley. “The Nashville community has been coming out year after year to support us...
08/13/2010

Play Opry.com's Country Music Video Challenge

Opry.com has launched a new interactive game and not only is it fun, but it’s also for a good cause! The Country Music Video Challenge features video clips of Opry performances – including Dierks Bentley – followed by questions about those clips and the artists featured in them. Plus, Opry Presenting Sponsor Humana® has pledged to pay $1 for each of the first 25,000 fans who play the game. In addition to showing off your country music trivia mettle and assisting with continuing flood relief efforts, by
08/13/2010

On "The Thread": Monday, August 16

This Monday on The Thread, Dierks will go through the lying songs of country. Don't miss "Can’t Tell The Truth" on Monday! Dierks Bentley hosts The Thread on 650 AM WSM radio every Monday at 2pm CST. You can listen online at www.wsmonline.com.
08/10/2010

Dierks Bentley Releases Second Single "Draw Me A Map"

Dierks Bentley will release “Draw Me A Map” as the second single off his critically acclaimed album UP ON THE RIDGE. The pleading ballad ships this week and goes for official adds on Aug. 23. “When we were making this album, we didn’t follow the rules of what a modern ‘country’ record should or should not sound like...we just tried to make a great album that wasn’t defined by genre,” explains Bentley. "To see country radio get on board and play this music...it really means a lot to me. The fans
08/05/2010

On "The Thread": Monday, August 9

This Monday, Dierks travels the highways by “song.” From “King of The Road” to “Highway 40 Blues…Dierks shares road stories including his memory of driving down “Route 66” on his way to Nashville. Dierks Bentley hosts The Thread on 650 AM WSM radio every Monday at 2pm CST. You can listen online at www.wsmonline.com.
08/04/2010

Dierks Bentley On Live From The Artists Den August 9

Dierks Bentley's episode of Live From The Artists Den, filmed at the Chicago Ravenswood Billboard Factory, will air next Monday, August 9! Airings in top 10 markets include: New York: WNET Fridays at 9:30 pm New York: WLIW. Saturdays at 10pm Los Angeles: KLCS Sundays at 10 pm Chicago: WTTW Sundays at 12 am Philadelphia: WHYY Thursdays at 10 pm also Saturdays at 11:30 pm Philadelphia: WYBE Wednesdays and Saturdays at 8pm Dallas: KERA Thursdays at 10pm San Francisco: KCSM Fridays at 9:30 S
08/03/2010

Limited Edition Autographed Miles & Music For Kids Guitar For Auction

Now's your chance to bid on a special Fender Standard Telecaster Electric Guitar, created exclusively for Dierks Bentley's Miles & Music for Kids and autographed by the following celebrities: Dierks Bentley Jack Ingram Eli Young Band Stoney LaRue Roger Creager Brandon Rhyder Paul Overstreet Kristen Kelly of The Modern Day Drifters
07/23/2010

All New Episode of "The Thread" Coming Monday, July 26

On Monday’s "The Thread," Dierks pays tribute to legendary singer/songwriter Wynn Stewart. A big influence on Dierks, Wynn Stewart charted over 30 hits beginning in 1956, until his death in 1985. Dierks Bentley hosts The Thread on 650 AM WSM radio every Monday at 2pm CST. You can listen online at www.wsmonline.com.
07/22/2010

Dierks Bentley Takes New Music To Late Night Television Next Week

With every track on his daring new album UP ON THE RIDGE being praised by the nation’s top music critics, Dierks Bentley will treat television audiences to the debut of two new tracks on late night tv next week. The award-winning singer/songwriter will perform the aching ballad “Fallin’ For You” on the Late Show with David Letterman on Tues., July 27 and the poignant and romantic “Draw Me A Map” on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Wed., July 28. “A lot of times when you get invited to do these shows, you
07/13/2010

Video: Watch Dierks' Performance On The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson

Did you miss Dierks on last night's episode of The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson? Watch his performance of "Up On The Ridge" below! Read This Article