| 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,...
| May 14, 2013
| 9:26 PM
Thursday, May 16, marks the first anniversary of the night Sands Bethlehem Event Center opened with a nearly sold-out show by alternative rock band Incubus. Incubus, opening night at Sands Bethlehem Event Center a year ago In the 365 days......
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:32 AM
When Daniel Tello realized his four-piece band couldn't be called the Originals — because the name belonged to a '60s R&B and soul group — he added "ites."
It wasn't an arbitrary decision, though. Tello took inspiration from legendary ska...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Updated May 1, 2013, 11:52am CT RFD-TV announced that it will broadcast a live feed of the public funeral services of country legend George Jones direct from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville this Thursday, May 2, beginning at 11am ET/10am CT....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 4:23 AM
A chart-topping country music band whose first single five years ago went to the top of the charts and helped win it the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2010 will complete the headline entertainment lineup for Allentown Fair’s......
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:22 PM
The ticket price for Zac Brown Band’s Aug. 29 show at Allentown Fair have been announced, and with a sellout, it could become the fair’s highest grossing concert ever. Zac Brown Band: His Allentown Fair show could be record-breaker All......
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:25 AM
For the first-time ever, Forbes is revealing this past year’s 10 biggest money earners, in the country music genre. Toby Keith leads the pack with a $65 million paycheck, which earned him a spot on the cover of Forbes’ 100 Most Powerful...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 3:45 PM
When Colbie Caillat takes the stage Friday at the OC Fair, the person who jump-started her career may be in the audience.
Well, why not? Caillat has no idea who that first Myspace supporter was, but he or she could be anywhere.
In 2005, the Malibu...
| 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"...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:15 AM
2 stars (out of 4)
John Fogerty has written a couple dozen good to great songs, and some of them are included on "Wrote a Song for Everyone" (Vanguard). It pairs the masterful songwriter with friends and admirers ranging from My Morning Jacket to Alan...
| 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...