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Indian Ranch located at 200 Gore Road in Webster has been the country music capital in New England for sixty eight years. The amphitheatre over looks scenic Webster Lake where boats pull up in the portrait cove to listen to some of the world's best known country artists.
Gary Clark Jr.'s first live album, simply titled "Gary Clark Jr. Live," is set for release Sept. 23 on Warner Bros.
The festivities at Farm Aid always begin with a press conference prior to the show to discuss the mission and new concerns. The "board", Willie Nelson , John Mellencamp, Neil Young , and Dave Matthews are in attendance along with farmers from the local area who have a story to tell about their problems and hardships.
The south may still be saddled with the endless dew of a soggy summer, but it's never too early to talk Christmas - humidity built the snowman, as John Prine once sang, after all. And Prine - along with Robert Ellis, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Dwight Yoakam, Emmylou Harris, the Band, Nikki Lane, Corb Lund and more - is just one of the heavyweights to contribute a holiday tune to An Americana Christmas , due out October 14th via New West.
Bill Thoet and his partners in the newly formed NBP Group, LLC are pleased to announce their new Georgetown Piano Bar at 3287 M Street, NW, 20007, which opened Friday, September 12th. Guests can now enjoy world-class live entertainment showcasing two of the area's most recognized pianists, Hunter Lang and Spencer Bates.
Seven-time GRAMMY Award winning country singer/songwriter Willie Nelson brings his Willie Nelson & Family 2014 tour to the Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Indiana on Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 7:30pm. This is a rescheduled concert from September 25th, 2013 and August 23rd, 2014.
Musicians Dave Matthews, left, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, and Willie Nelson applaud a farmer during a press conference held before the Farm Aid concert at Walnut Creek Amphitheater in Raleigh. Willie Nelson joins a Native American dance troupe in the Lord's Prayer to open the Farm Aid event held at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre in Raleigh.
Farm Aid, the annual benefit concert to help small farmers stay on their land, brings its music -- and its message of family-centered farming -- to Raleigh, North Carolina. Mana Rabiee reports.
Shown in this file photo is Natalie Torentino participating in a Civil War re-enactment in Bellville, inside Austin County. Michael Devine of Temple, a member of the Texas State Militia, waits for a gun-rights rally to begin at the Alamo, in San Antonio, in Bexar County.
Samantha Crain is up for Single of the Year at this year's Aboriginal People's Choice Music Awards. Maggie Moose is a 22 year old Winnipeg writer, filmmaker and musician from Nelson House First Nation.
COUNTRY and western music has never been to my taste, but when you have a partner who has loved it since she was young you can't pass up the chance to take her to the Country Superstars Experience, can you? So we joined a disappointing number of people at the Wyvern on Wednesday for a tribute to Patsy Cline, Billie Jo Spears, Kenny Rogers, Willie Nelson, John Denver and, of course, the greatest of them all, Dolly Parton. I've always had a soft spot for Dolly because of the quips she makes about herself but there's no way I would have paid A 120 to see her in concert back in the summer when she toured the UK.
For the musically literate it's an old story but one that I never tire of telling. It was the scruffy, outlaw country singer warbling Irving Berlin, Duke Ellington and the Gershwins? He wasn't singer enough to carry it, they all said.
Seeing as how it's an eight-plus-hour, 545-mile drive from Nashville to Raleigh, NC, you better leave now if you wanna make it to tomorrow's Farm Aid show at the City of Oaks' Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, which - in addition to the inevitable Willie Nelson performance - will feature sets from Neil Young, Jack White, John Mellencamp, Jamey Johnson, Carlene Carter, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Dave Matthews and others.
Where's the rock? Radio station 93 Rock goes country Rock station changes format. Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://post.cr/1tHHFof If you're a fan of rock radio in east-central Wisconsin, you may have heard something jarring this morning when tuning in to 93 Rock.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 07:10 am
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