| Sep 1, 2012
| 4:24 AM
Seems appropriate The Band Perry headlined Allentown Fair’s grandstand Friday – a night when August had its second full moon. Because it’s once in a blue moon that a young band suddenly bursts forth as a headliner the way The......
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Allentown Fair chose country music’s best before the Country Music Association did. The CMA on Wednesday announced its list of nominees for the 46th annual CMA Awards, to be given away 8 p.m. Nov. 1 on ABC-TV, and two of......
| Sep 28, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Shooter Jennings could barely see over a church pew when his father, country music legend Waylon Jennings, had a falling out with Shooter’s godfather — Waylon’s manager — and asked the little boy to pick himself a new one....
| Mar 29, 2012
| 12:49 PM
A Georgia town puts lots of importance on a local church choir emerging victorious from a competition in writer-director Todd Graff's ("Bandslam") pleasant, tuneful comedy, which gives Dolly Parton and Queen Latifah chances to show off both their...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:49 AM
Casey Wilson, Penny on ABC's "Happy Endings," isn't sure but thinks she probably always was funny.
Her first memory of working an audience was cracking up her parents. Her aunt left the room and she did a spot-on impersonation.
"I don't even change my...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 2:02 PM
Last year’s Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival opened with a gamble: a little-known French film with no box-office stars that was not only shot in black-and-white, but came with another layer of anachronistic provocation. It was a silent...
| May 12, 2012
| 10:11 PM
Robby Henson says he knows period history films cut against the grain of Hollywood — they don’t fit nicely into the popcorn-movie category for teen audiences.
“But a good story is what the best screenplays are based on, and history...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:15 AM
CR: * * *1/2 (A-)
Directed by Steven Soderbergh
Starring Gina Carano, Michael Fassbender, Ewan McGregor, Bill Paxton, Channing Tatum, Mathieu Kassovitz, Michael Angarano, Antonio Banderas, Michael Douglas
Relativity Media//Rated R//Action//...
| Aug 26, 2012
| 7:14 AM
FRISCO, Tex. -- Country music star Randy Travis is making headlines again after his truck was found trashed and abandoned behind a Walmart in Texas.
A pick-up truck registered to the singer was found flipped on its side and abandoned Saturday morning...
| 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...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Kinky Friedman, The Bipolar Tour
June 19, Café Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, (203) 789-8281, cafenine.com; June 20, Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville, (860) 693-9762, 41bridgestreet.com
The first thing you should know about Kinky...