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20 hrs ago | Froggy999.com

George Strait Adds A Few Dates to His Final Tour

George Strait has given fans one extra chance to catch him on his The Cowboy Rides Away tour.


Related Topix: Country, Hidalgo, TX, Faith Hill

Tue Apr 22, 2014


Hank Cochran, Mac Wiseman, Ronnie Milsap Named Country Hall...

Kix Brooks, Ronnie Milsap, Bobby Bare and Hunter Hayes attend the 2014 Country Music Hall Of Fame Inductees Announcement The Country Music Hall of Fame announced the names of their 2014 class on Tuesday morning , and the inductees reflect the diversity of the format's rich and varied history - with one of the format's all-time biggest artists who ... (more)


Related Topix: Ronnie Milsap, Country, Mac Wiseman, Bobby Bare, Patsy Cline, Recreational Vehicle, Award

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Country Hall of Fame inductees announcedCountry Hall of Fame...

Genre-leaping master vocalist Mac Wiseman, piano-playing hit-maker Ronnie Milsap and song-poet Hank Cochran will receive the country music industry's highest honor: induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame.


Related Topix: Ronnie Milsap, Country, Mac Wiseman, Drama Movies, Music!, Songwriter, Best of 2007, Conway Twitty

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Review: Florida Georgia Line's formula works

Apr. 19, 2014 - Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line perform at the Brandt Centre in Regina, Sask.


Related Topix: Country, Pop/Rock, Florida Georgia Line, Canada, Johnny Cash, George Jones

Sun Apr 20, 2014


Jon Pardi Credits His Grandma's Karaoke Machine for Kickstarting His Love for...

Country newcomer Jon Pardi probably wouldn't have pursued a career in music if it wasn't for his grandmother's karaoke machine.


Related Topix: Dixon, CA, Garth Brooks, Country


Jon Pardi Credits His Grandma's Karaoke Machine for Kickstarting His Love for Music

Country newcomer Jon Pardi probably wouldn't have pursued a career in music if it wasn't for his grandmother's karaoke machine.


Related Topix: Dixon, CA, Garth Brooks, Country

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Tallahassee Democrat

Music roundup: Alt-country's Todd Snider is the king of the shaggy dog story

This guy is defending Garth Brooks? Really? Scruffy singer-songwriter Todd Snider, the droll soul with hippie tendencies who released an album titled "Agnostic Hymns and Stoner Fables" in 2012, is about the last guy in Nashville you would expect to defend slick country superstar Garth Brooks, but that is exactly what he did during a recent, ... (more)


Related Topix: Folk-Rock, Todd Snider, Garth Brooks, Country, George Jones, Tallahassee, FL


Royer Ribbon Microphones On Tour With George Strait

Known as the King of Country and called a living legend by many industry critics, country music artist / producer George Strait is in the midst of a two year, multi-city tour known as The Cowboy Rides Away, which effectively marks his farewell to active touring.


Related Topix: Country, Dallas, TX

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Marion County Record

Country-rock band added to Chingawassa lineup

The Silver Bullet Band is the final addition to the music lineup at Chingawassa Days.


Related Topix: Kenny Chesney, Country, Toby Keith, Keith Urban

Tue Apr 15, 2014


ACM Sells Out 2015 Awards Show, Party for...

Fans embraced the Academy of Country Music's decision to move its 50th anniversary celebration to the Dallas/Fort Worth area when tickets to next year's ACM Awards and the ACM Party for the Cause went on sale Tuesday .


Related Topix: Arlington, TX, Country

KUAD-FM Windsor

Scotty McCreery Named Country's Sexiest Male

The fans have spoken and Scotty McCreery is the hottest male in country music. The 'Feelin' It' singer won Taste of Country's March Man-Ness contest, besting 31 other Nashville hunks.


Related Topix: Scotty McCreery, Country, North Carolina

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Olympian

Review: George Strait walks away with style at the Tacoma Dome

When Brisbane, Australia native Phamie Seils found out that George Strait was serious about this tour being his last, she knew she had to make it to America for at least one show of his Cowboy Rides Away tour.


Related Topix: Country, Australia, World News,

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: Ghost to Falco, Shook Twins, George Strait

GEORGE STRAIT, CHRIS YOUNG Fresh off being named Entertainer of the Year at the 2014 Academy of Country Music Awards, George Strait's long-running tenure as one of the few country artists not to succumb to the pop-country claw is as relevant as ever.


Related Topix: Country, Texas, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Toby Keith, The Sound of Music, Family, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Musical Movies


Jesse Winchester Dead at 69, Singer-Songwriter Became Anti-War Icon

Jesse Winchester, the esteemed singer-songwriter who became a symbol of the anti-war movement when he moved to Canada to escape the draft in the Sixties, died April 11th from bladder cancer.


Related Topix: Jesse Winchester, Folk, Health, bladder cancer, Country, Tim Hardin, Rosanne Cash, Lucinda Williams, Music, Entertainment

The News Tribune

Here's the Strait talk

All good things come to an end, and such is the case of the legendary touring career of country singer George Strait.


Related Topix: Country, Music!, Pure Country, Drama Movies, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, The Beatles

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Columbia Magazine

Campbellsville student-athletes join the 'Paxton Strong' effort

By Drew Tucker CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY - Paxton Bloyd, age 5, son of Cheslee and Jamie Ennis Bloyd and grandson of Campbellsville University Associate Professor of Education Beverly Ennis, was diagnosed with Stage IV Burkitt's lymphoma in March 2014.


Related Topix: Campbellsville, KY, Campbellsville University, Country, University of Kentucky, Western Kentucky University, Columbia, KY

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Photos: 'ACM Presents: All-Star Salute to the Troops' an emotional night at MGM Grand

Toby Keith, right, speaks onstage with members of the armed forces during "ACM Presents: All-Star Tribute to the Troops" at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Monday, April 7, 2014, in Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Toby Keith, Gaming, MGM Grand - The City of Entertainment, Country, Las Vegas, NV, Merle Haggard, Entertainment, NCIS: Los Angeles, Television

The Oregonian

Garth Brooks, Ronnie Dunn pay tribute to George Strait on eve of his last-ever Portland...

The 61-year-old artist is certainly the most commercially successful of the performers from what can be considered the old school of country music.


Related Topix: Garth Brooks, Country, Oregon, Music, Entertainment


Fun night at the Country Music Awards

APRIL 06: Singer George Strait performs onstage during the 49th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Country, The Band Perry, Pop/Rock, Weird, Entertainment

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Daily Record

Celebrity Odds & Ends

George Strait won his second entertainer of the year -- 25 years after he won his first -- and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone.


Related Topix: Country, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift