Montgomery Gentry Headlines Jim Beam Band Search Finals

Montgomery Gentry will headline the ninth annual Jim Beam Band Search Finals Saturday, Nov. 10 at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon. The duet’s Troy Gentry won the Jim Beam contest in 1994 before teaming up with Eddie Montgomery to form the act that last year won the Country Music Association’s vocal duo of the year award. This year’s five finalist acts are County Line, Statesboro, Ga.; Lucky 57, Boston and Providence, R. I.; SodaJerk, Pittsburgh; and Mia Adams and Greg Austin, Nashville. The grand prize winner will showcase privately for music business leaders on Nov. 12. 11/08/01