The current episode of “The Pickup,” delivered on Jan. 1, looks back on highlights dating from its debut in January 2015. These included a waterslide adventure withBucky Covington, an all-star Halloween costume contest, and special moments withGarth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood, Dolly Parton, the Oak Ridge Boys, Dierks Bentley, Gary Allan and many other stars. Wurtzel also reports on LOCASH andBig & Rich’s ambitious “quadrilogy” project with Tim McGraw. Additionally, viewers can enjoy a visit with Kelsea Ballerini and an excerpt from Chris Stapleton‘s performance at Nashville’s spectacular New Year’s Eve “Bash On Broadway.”
“The Pickup” has expanded its presence dramatically among country music fans by taking viewers behind the scenes at television tapings, concerts, festivals and special events, reporting news and creating fun features involving the stars of country music. New episodes can be viewed on the 1st and 15th of every month on major broadcasters’ websites, various media sites and SKY TV’s CM&T program.
Previous episodes of “The Pickup” have featured a one-on-one conversation with Dolly Parton, tour-bus visits with Joe Nichols and Thompson Square, the George Jones Museum opening, a visit to “Larry’s Country Diner” and much more.