| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:48 PM
The 2014 Teen Choice Awards, celebrating the year’s achievements in film, TV, music, fashion and sports on the millennial generation’s list, are just around the corner.
Movie-wise, the hottest things include action comedy “22 Jump...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
The cowboy rides away a winner, as veteran Texas singer George Strait collected the top honor for entertainer of the year Sunday at the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas.
The fan-voted award comes as Strait is in the midst of his...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Kacey Musgraves has won over a lot of people. But the Grammy-winning, breakout country star took particular delight in converting fans who were only there to see the headliner on Musgraves’ recent tour opening for Katy Perry.
“When we first...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Of the five headliners on the 2014 Cruzan Country Megaticket, I'd rank Rascal Flatts No. 5, behind Luke Bryan, Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw and Jason Aldean.
That said, there's almost no such thing as a bad country concert, as 15,000 or so others will...
| May 2, 2014
Sunday, May 4
Dance performance Kinetics Dance Theatre continues its celebration of 30 years of dance in Howard County with "Spring Fever" at 3:30 p.m. at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane in Columbia. Tickets are $15 in advance, $10 for seniors and...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Viacom's CMT hopes to raise a hoot and a holler with a new slate of documentary programming.
The network, focused on country music and entertainment, intends to use the non-fiction series - about 20 hours' worth in the season ahead - to "bring a voice to...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Broad of shoulder and booming of voice, Bob Romeo is a memorable guy with a seemingly memorable job title: chief executive of the Academy of Country Music.
Based in Encino, it's one of that genre's two principal trade groups along with Nashville's...
| May 14, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A star-studded crowd of musicians and scribes flocked to the Beverly Wilshire Tuesday night to celebrate legendary singer-songwriter Stevie Nicks at the 62nd annual BMI Pop Awards.
Adam Levine, Shakira, Sheryl Crow, Lady Antebellum and Vanessa Carlton...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:40 AM
Lady Antebellum came out swinging Friday night, with an entertaining entrance from the back of Hard Rock Live and the trio's current hit, "Compass."
They didn't let up from there, keeping their collective feet on the gas pedal throughout their 90-...
| May 19, 2014
| 12:59 PM
On an Academy of Country Music special, Carrie Underwood will debut a song she co-wrote to honor U.S. troops.
Underwood will perform "Keep Us Safe" on "ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops" at 9 p.m. Tuesday on CBS.
"When we were...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:30 PM
It started as a joint effort by CBS and the Academy of Country Music to mount a musical salute to the troops to coincide with Armed Forces Day on May 17.
It wouldn't have been hard to find country stars willing to participate in such a special. But as...