| Oct 22, 2012
| 4:55 AM
Garth Brooks, Connie Smith and Hargus “Pig” Robbins were all officially inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in a medallion ceremony held in Nashville. George Strait, Ronnie Dunn, Bob Seger, Merle Haggard and James Taylor are just a...
| May 6, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Marshall Mangold got a little nervous as he got about halfway up the 24-foot rock wall at the Valley Mall.
The 6-year-old from Boonsboro got a little coaching from the River Riders wall attendant before jumping off and gliding back down to the floor....
| May 13, 2012
| 4:17 PM
I'm not much of a ramblin' gamblin' man, in the immortal words of Bob Seger, but I suppose that the University of Central Florida has embraced that mentality by appealing the Ereck Plancher wrongful death verdict.
It is staking money it really doesn't...
| May 17, 2012
| 11:59 AM
It's the "American Idol" Top 3 - Joshua Ledet, Phillip Phillips and Jessica Sanchez. When they are introduced, Jessica is rocking a purple ball gown like Miss America Barbie. So pretty! And Josh looks sharp as always. Phillip, whose style is fine, that'...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 4:27 AM
The term embarrassment of riches applies to Michigan rocker Bob Seger, who told Billboard he has about 75 songs to pick from for his next studio album. Seger, who fittingly will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame at a ceremony taking place...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The singer-songwriter who penned the new country single "American Farmer" will be back in Sioux Falls to perform a free concert for his favorite audience during the Sioux Empire Fair. Country artist Steve Azar, with the sponsorship of Swenson...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:27 AM
A family friend of Bob Seger has been arrested in connection with the theft last August of a Gibson guitar, Rolex watch and other items from the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s home. Police allege 20-year old Andrew W. Thompson snuck back into the...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
I don't own a lot of "original motion picture" soundtracks. To be honest most movie soundtracks just aren't worth owning in my book. But there are a handful I own because either a) they break the trend and actually have more good music than bad or b)...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 6:46 AM
In 1980, Bob Seger penned “Against the Wind.” Its lyrics included an odd phrase, “[I] wish I didn’t know now what I didn’t know then.” Stunning when written, today it is haunting.
Back then, in my early 30s, many...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:16 AM
The Blood Sisters -- Barbara Payton of Detroit, Michelle Chenard of Petoskey and Mary McGuire of Mackinac Island -- will take the stage at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey.
Each is an accomplished musician in her own...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 11:58 AM
California Wives' full-length debut "Art History" is littered with song titles taken from cities both near ("Los Angeles") and far ("Tokyo").
According to frontman Jayson Kramer, however, the guitar rockers, who first got together in 2009, have yet to...