Nitty Gritty from Music City – Wed. Dec. 6th

Sugarland’s putting the band back together. The duo announced Tuesday they’ll have new music and a tour in 2018.

Miranda Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation has teamed with Petmate on a line of holiday collars, beds and plush toys for animals. Proceeds from sales of the products will go directly to the MuttNation Foundation.

Walker Hayes will launch his Good As Gold Tour February 1 in Connecticut. The tour will hit 21 cities. Walker’s new album, Boom!, will hit stores Friday.

Colt Ford is headed out on his Dynamite Tour beginning December 15 in San Bernardino, California.

Krystal Keith and new label mate Lance Carpenter will release a duet, Anyone Else, this Friday. Krystal, who released her debut album, Whiskey & Lace, a couple of years back, will have a new EP out sometime in early 2018.

CMT is launching a new reality docu-series called Music City. Debuting on the network March 1, the show will follow a group of hopefuls trying to break in to the country music business.