Music Around the Web: Taylor Swift Walks a Mile in New Shoes by Alison Bonaguro 1/24/2013 Taylor Swift sings on as the celebrity face of Keds footwear. Trace Adkins prepares to shove off on the Best Country Cruise Ever. Brad Paisley continues to mix Southern tradition and progressive themes. Gary Allan’s “Every Storm” success triggers a speedy album release. Alison Bonaguro Alison makes her living loving country music. She's based in Chicago, but she's always leaving her heart in Nashville.