| Oct 31, 2012
| 6:00 AM
With only days before the Country Music Assn. Awards are handed out on Thursday, the Nashville publicity machine revved to life Tuesday with news of upcoming albums by two of the genre's A-list stars: Tim McGraw and Darius Rucker.
"Two Lanes of Freeedom,...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Eric Church leads the pack of 2012 CMA Awards nominees with five nods. The North Carolina native is up for Male Vocalist, Album, Single, Song and Music Video of the Year, the latter three for his chart-topping hit, "Springsteen." Miranda Lambert and Blake...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 8:48 PM
We'd rather not think about the Super Bowl.
But after the Vince Lombardi Trophy is presented to Sunday's winner comes a championship contest we can really get behind: the premiere of the second season of "The Voice" on NBC.
A different kind of talent...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:40 AM
"The Voice" and the Super Bowl may seem mutually exclusive, but NBC is doing everything possible to have that not be the case.
It's that network's year for the NFL championship game, and the coveted post-game slot goes to the singing competition's...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 3:50 AM
Three weeks in and we're almost done with the auditions. We've seen it all -- the good, the bad, and the ugly. It's always been entertaining though.
On this episode, we heard from two Maryland contestants. One made a lasting impression and the other ......
| Jul 15, 2012
The Festival of Earthly Delights
Dzanc Books: 462 pp., $23
Is there an English word for loopy openheartedness, for humor that careens into extremes but is grounded in surprisingly moving...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:40 PM
No, it’s not an alien invasion, but that’s not far off the mark. It’s time for season seven of Blewt! Productions’ “Impress These Apes,” a talent competition in which eight contestants create weekly performances based...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Toby Keith will perform a July 4th concert at the Greenbrier, the resort announced Friday.
Keith will perform while Greenbrier Resort hosts a PGA Tour golf tournament.
The 4th of July week is a new one for the golf tournament, which starts July 2....
| Feb 12, 2012
Questions swirled Sunday about what caused iconic singer Whitney Houston's sudden death, with authorities offering little information at a time when many were still struggling to come to groups with the news.
While an autopsy was complete as of late...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 5:26 AM
Kenny Chesney will pay tribute to Lionel Richie as he is set to perform “My Love” with Lionel on The ACM Presents: Lionel Richie and Friends concert. The song is featured on Lionel’s new album Tuskegee, and Kenny was so excited to be a...