| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:55 AM
Judging by just one full day of sales of tickets to country singer Darius Rucker’s concert at Bethlehem’s Musikfest , the former Hootie and The Blowfish frontman could be headed for his second sellout at the festival.
Tickets to Rucker&...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Darius Rucker, who transitioned from the frontman of Hootie and The Blowfish to a chart-topping country artist whose last three albums have hit No. 1, is the first announced headliner for the 32nd year of Bethlehem’s Musikfest this summer.
| Jan 3, 2015
| 5:49 PM
When it comes to parties, ringing in the new year has nothing on the swearing-in soirees for governors across the country.
In Texas, organizers are hoping to raise $4 million to celebrate the incoming governor and are planning a concert headlined by Lady...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:56 AM
“Are y’all ready to Christmas party?” asked Jennifer Nettles at the beginning of “CMA Country Christmas,” and – believe you me -- I totally was.
Unfortunately, I’d come to the wrong place.
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| Dec 3, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Country singer LeAnn Rimes, who on Sunday brings her “One Christmas” holiday show to Sands Bethlehem Event Center, has had a 20-year career – despite the fact she’s only 32.
That’s because Rimes signed with Curb records...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Country singer LeAnn Rimes says she was just a kid when she did her first Christmas album, “What a Wonderful World.”
Way back in 2004.
Yes, that’s only 10 years ago. But even after a 20-years career, Rimes is just 32 — so a...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:07 PM
With a string of No. 1 hits at country radio in recent years, Jake Owen has earned the right to steer his career.
So when it came to designing the set of his Days of Gold Tour this year, the 33-year-old singer-songwriter filled the stage with tiki bars,...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:00 AM
As fans and collectors flock to Monterey for the annual Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, a vineyard-estate that previously housed an impressive collection of hot rods and muscle cars is headed for the auction block in Northern California.
| Aug 3, 2014
It’s May 2, and Patrick Brogan’s concern is growing. Patrick Brogan, vice president for programming at ArtsQuest, at Musikfest's Steel Stage Brogan is vice president of programming for ArtsQuest, the nonprofit that presents Musikfest. The...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 7:09 PM
Alan Jackson is a no-frills entertainer.
His shows have always been light on special effects and heavy on music.
There are no pyrotechnics at a Jackson show. No spectacular entrance, no dazzling light displays, no beach balls tossed into the crowd and...