| May 18, 2015
| 5:00 AM
There's a disturbing new trend in country music: Producers are cutting out instrumental sections to make the songs fit certain broadcast formats.
In a recent article in Billboard, country superstar Brad Paisley explained that “on country radio,...
| May 11, 2015
| 8:12 AM
KISSIMMEE- A partir de marzo del próximo año, y durante una década, el Osceola Heritage Park estará en el radar de los amantes de la música country.
Robb Larson, gerente general del Osceola Heritage Park, explicó que se trata de un acuerdo de 10 años...
| May 11, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Las Vegas will be wasting away again in margaritaville when Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band perform at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for one night only on Saturday, Oct. 17. Buffett makes the stop as part of his “Workin' n' Playin'”...
| Apr 25, 2015
| 12:18 PM
This year's edition of Stagecoach was Texas maverick singer and songwriter Steve Earle's first appearance at the sprawling country music festival in Indio, with a set that dipped into his latest album, “Terraplane Blues,” as well as going back...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 7:44 AM
Is bigger necessarily better?
There was no doubting the Academy of Country Music’s answer to that question Sunday night, when the Encino-based trade group threw its 50th annual awards show at the cavernous AT&T Stadium near Dallas.
With an in-...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Rocker John Fogerty has been sharing his thoughts about society, politics and life through song for nearly half a century, and come this fall he’ll walk readers through the key points of his life in his autobiography, “Fortunate Son: My Life,...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 4:32 AM
It's 5 o'clock somewhere, as the song goes, and it'll be happy hour for Jimmy Buffett fans soon at Amway Center in Orlando:
Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band are slated to return to Orlando for an April 16 show at Amway Center, part of the...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 6:22 AM
Circle these dates, representing beginning or endings, on your theme-park calendars.
•Saturday and Sunday: The final days of SeaWorld's Bands, Brew & BBQ Fest will feature comedian Bill Engvall and singer Alan Jackson, respectively. Show times...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 8:23 AM
The governments of the U.S. and California now have advertising campaigns to scare people away from using electronic cigarettes, even though science continues to confirm the vapor released by the battery-powered nicotine-delivery devices contain such a...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:48 AM
Country singer Alan Jackson and comedian Bill Engvall will be the final two performers for this year's Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival at SeaWorld Orlando, the theme park announced Thursday.
Engvall, a participant in the popular Blue Collar Comedy tour and...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 4:23 PM
Implicit in the name of Alan Jackson’s current road show, the Keepin’ It Country tour, is the idea that this veteran country star is engaged in some resistance. It presents Jackson as a guy defending himself and the tradition he embodies...