| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:35 AM
With returning hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and a much-talked-about performance by Taylor Swift, ABC's CMA Awards roped in their biggest audience in four years.
The 47th annual CMAs drew an average of 16.6 million viewers Wednesday night,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Whether the country music stars who’ll be front and center at the CMA Awards show from Nashville are coming up with the songs that make the whole world sing could be debated, but they’re certainly some of the most trusted celebrities around....
| 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 9, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Big things really do come in small packages -- 140-character packages, to be exact. Making its debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday, Twitter's stock rocketed above its initial public offering price in a frenzied day of trading that...
| 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 ...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:22 AM
An area music venue will celebrate its 10th anniversary by selling tickets to some of its concerts for $10. And it will do it during the 10th month of the year. That, dear readers, is October. So you’d better get......
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Atlantic writer and senior editor Ta-Nehisi Coates (pictured) took down Brad Paisley earlier this year, when he felt the country star wasn't responding appropriately to criticism of his song "Accidental Racist" (featuring L.L. Cool J). When it comes to...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:25 AM
The inaugural Tortuga Music Festival, which drew more than 25,000 fans to Fort Lauderdale beach last spring for two days of concerts highlighted by Grammy-winning headliner Kenny Chesney, was so uniformly well received that its return seemed inevitable....
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:13 PM
The hottest ticket of the Cruzan Amphitheatre’s Country Megaticket this year also proved to be the last of the series, with Luke Bryan packing them in Saturday.
The show sold out in one hour when tickets went on sale in July 19, and the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 11:04 AM
John Fogerty has always been his own man, as you can tell by his songs.
So it follows that for his latest album, the 68-year-old did it his way. He sought the exact people he wanted to work with, and re-created songs he made famous while leading...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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