| Jan 10, 2014
| 4:22 AM
With Tuesday’s announcement that Keith Urban as the third of 10 announced headliners for Bethlehem’s Musikfest this year, the festival’s lineup is clearly taking form, and two things are obvious. And after we tell you what they are, we...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Tickets for country music star Keith Urban’s concert Aug. 10 at Musikfest don’t even go on sale to the public until Friday, but a significant portion already have been sold. How many? He’s already outsold the two Musikfest shows that.......
| Jan 25, 2014
He's a country boy, and he's headed out to the country: Alan Jackson headlines the Big Cypress Seminole Indian Reservation's 118th anniversary concert on Saturday.
The celebration will begin Friday at the reservation, midway between Fort Lauderdale...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Alan Jackson can't help but wonder: Where did the "real" country music go?
"Right now, it seems like it's gone," said Jackson, who headlines Merriweather Post Pavilion on Friday. "It's not that I'm against all that's out there. There's some good music,...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Taylor Swift may have delivered her most stylistically eclectic and pop-oriented album yet with 2012’s “Red,” but that doesn’t mean she’s lost the connection with her country music support base: On Sunday, the Nashville...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:51 PM
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Country music has never been short on sentimentality, the emotion that carried veteran singer George Strait to his thirdentertainer of the year honor at the 47th annual CMA Awards in Nashville....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:22 PM
So Taylor Swift is the pinnacle of country music. Well, then, country music should be ashamed. Taylor Swift Swift, whose Berks County beginnings have long been forgotten as she was referred to on Wednesday’s Country Music Association Awards as ...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 1:30 PM
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| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:32 PM
ABC will present the 47th Annual CMA Awards live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 8-11pm ET. Country superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will cohost for the sixth consecutive year. Scheduled performers include...
| May 3, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The funeral service for country singer George Jones on Thursday in Nashville was as richly emotional as the songs with which he built his reputation as one of the greatest vocalists in country history, through sung and spoken tributes from a full slate of...
| Apr 27, 2013
Three decades ago, an east Texas singer named George Jones took on an impossibly melodramatic, shamelessly sentimental song about a man who desperately clutched at lost love until his dying breath.
His 1980 recording of "He Stopped Loving Her Today"...