| Feb 14, 2013
| 5:28 AM
The nominees for the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards are out! Eric Church leads with seven nominations, including Male Vocalist of the Year and Album of the Year for Chief. Hunter Hayes picked up six nods, including Song of the Year and Single...
| May 25, 2013
| 8:00 AM
When John Fogerty's wife, Julie, suggested over dinner one night that he revisit his catalog of Creedence Clearwater Revival songs with artists he admires today, he wasn't about to let the music take a back seat to technology.
"I realize nowadays with...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:42 AM
Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan will team up to host the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 7th. This will be Blake’s third time hosting the show and Luke’s first, after Reba’s exit was announced...
| May 21, 2013
| 11:58 AM
At last month's Academy of Country Music Awards, Brad Paisley performed his single, “Beat This Summer,” alongside John Mayer. The audience held up cell phones — the modern version of the lighter at concerts — that displayed bright,...
| May 21, 2013
| 6:30 PM
You can put away the fogey jokes, because CBS has climbed to the top of Demo Mountain.
With as many of the top scripted series among adults 18-49 as its three rivals combined, the Eye has captured the season that ends tonight in primetime's most...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
"I don't think I've ever seen so many hats in an audience before," said Norah Jones to a crowd taking in her performance Friday night at the Stagecoach Country Music Festival in Indio.
The sight of tens of thousands of cowboy hats may have given the...
| May 7, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The edgeless pop-country trio Lady Antebellum is responsible for some of the smoothest, most elegantly rendered singles of the last five years: "I Run to You," "Just a Kiss" and especially "Need You Now," the 2010 smash that reached No. 2 on the Hot 100...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Universal Studios in Hollywood will raze the 41-year-old Gibson Amphitheatre to make way for its coming Harry Potter attraction, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Like the Wizarding World in Orlando, the Hollywood Harry Potter will be a theme park...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 2:30 PM
It's curtains for the Gibson Amphitheatre, as the concert venue, active since 1972, is winding down to make room for Universal Studios Hollywood's Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Universal also plans to close its Curious George playland to provide...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:01 AM
George Jones, whose anguished vocals on the 1980 single “He Stopped Loving Her Today” lifted it to the top of polls of the greatest country music songs of all time, died Friday. He was 81.
Jones died at Vanderbilt University Medical Center...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Spanish actress Sara Montiel is dead at 85, Don Draper is having a depressing time of things, and a nice German man has invented a faster way to apply contraception. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, April 8, 2013.