Tag: Nashville

Country Countdown Legend Bob Kingsley Passes

Bob Kingsley, the host of Bob Kingsley’s Country Top 40 passed away today at the Age of 80 in Weatherford, TX following a battle with bladder cancer. The National Radio Hall of Famer started his life in radio with the Armed Forces Radio and won many awards throughout his career including Billboard’s Network/Syndicated …

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Brantley Gilbert To Headline Tootsies Birthday Bash Oct. 9

When Brantley Gilbert started looking for ways to celebrate the release of his sixth studio album, Fire & Brimstone, the working-class kid from Jefferson, Georgia wanted to pull together a celebration for his hard-working fans. With that in mind, Gilbert has partnered with world-famous honky-tonk Tootsies ahead of their 59th birthday celebration for what is sure …

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The Black Keys are Back with First New Music Since 2014

The Black Keys at Bridgestone Arena on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 The Black Keys return today with their song “Lo/Hi” (Nonesuch Records), the first new music from the band since their 2014 album, Turn Blue. “Lo/Hi” was written and produced by Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney, and recorded at Nashville’s …

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Listen: Justin Townes Earle Returns With “The Saint of Lost Causes”

Justin Townes Earle is set to return with The Saint of Lost Causes on May 24th, 2019. The 12-song set was co-produced by Earle and his longtime engineer Adam Bednarik and was recorded at Sound Emporium in Nashville, TN. Founded by Cowboy Jack Clement in 1969, Sound Emporium has hosted …

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David Bowie Alumni Musicians Coming To Polk Theatre

Mike Garson and fellow key alumni musicians of David Bowie’s bands from across the decades return this February for A BOWIE CELEBRATION: The David Bowie Alumni Tour. An evening of Bowie’s songs featuring band members Garson, Earl Slick, Charlie Sexton, and Carmine Rojas, plus world-class vocalists such as Bernard Fowler …

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Ben Kweller’s New Video Is Serious As A “Heart Attack”

“Making the Heart Attack Kid music video with Ben Kweller was the first big project I’ve done outside of my band, Superorganism,” says Strange. “Stylistically, I wanted to take a step in a new direction while making the video true to who Ben is and the world he lives in. …

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Cream Tribute Coming To City Winery

The pedigree of hallowed ’60s trio Cream – Ginger Baker’s son Kofi Baker, Jack Bruce’s son Malcolm Bruce and Eric Clapton’s nephew Will Johns – return to the United States this spring for a new leg of The Music of Cream – 50th Anniversary World Tour. The outing celebrates the …

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Bluebird Cafe Movie To Premiere At SXSW Film Festival

Nashville’s Bluebird Cafe is widely known as one of the most influential music venues in modern history, and now Bluebird, the first-ever in-depth documentary about the tiny 90-seat club, has been selected for a world premiere at the prestigious SXSW Film Festival March 8-17, 2019 in Austin, TX. Directed by …

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Hundreds show up for chance to be in Oildale film

They lined up around the block for a chance to be in “Oildale.” Not the town. The movie. More than 300 locals stood for more than an hour outside Bakersfield’s Fox Theater on Monday in hopes of participating as unpaid extras in an independently produced drama about homeless combat veterans …

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Up and Coming Country Singer-Songwriter, Hailey Verhaalen, Talks New Music & Food Favorites

1. Thanks so much for chatting with us! Tell us a little bit about how you got into music. I have always loved performing! I remember when I was a little girl at family functions, my cousin Jenni and I would make up dances and songs and make our family …

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