| Jan 14, 2012
| 10:31 PM
I’ve been on this kick where I write movie reviews in the form of a song. Here’s one to the tune of 9 to 5 in honor of the Dolly Parton that used to do interesting blue grass tunes and a few decent movies.
Openin’ my red vines/walkin&...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Although the Tuskegee Airmen have a lengthy history that stretches back to a small program at the Tuskegee Institute, “Red Tails” focuses on the exploits of the 332nd Fighter Group based at the Ramitelli air base...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 9:26 AM
It's been a happy Monday when it comes to concert announcements. It's starting to look like a logjam has been broken.
Live Nation and WNOR-FM (98.7) said that the Lunatic Luau hard rock festival will return May 4 with a lineup including Shinedown and...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 7:35 AM
In Portsmouth on Sunday night, Merle Haggard and Kris Kristofferson gave music fans a taste of what country sounded like before arena-rock bombast and Jimmy Buffett-inspired cheer invaded Nashville.
Their show at nTelos Pavilion amphitheater was...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 11:19 AM
PLANO, Tex. -- Country music star Randy Travis has had another run-in with the law in Texas, his third this year.
In February the singer was arrested for public intoxication outside a church in Sanger, Texas after the Super Bowl.
Just 2 weeks ago he was...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 12:20 PM
If "Angel From Montgomery" was the only song John Prine ever wrote, his place in music history would be secure. Of course, he's written much, much more; the singer-songwriter and Illinois native's catalog is so deep, you'd be forgiven if you gave up...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Williamsburg's own Bruce Hornsby will be on stage in at Izod Center in East Rutherford, N.J., on Wednesday, Oct. 3, to pay tribute to a rock 'n' roll original: Levon Helm.
The drummer and vocalist -- best known for his indelible contributions to The Band...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Many good things are coming your way this weekend. Television unites to raise awareness with the fundraiser Stand Up to Cancer, which will play across many channels at 8 tonight. The celebrities taking part include Reese Witherspoon, George Clooney, Sally...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Update: Here's the playlist from last Saturday's "Sweet Folk Chicago" 7-8 p.m. WFMT FM 98.7. I was the guest host and played musical requests submitted by commenters here at Change of Subject. 1. Wendy C: Steve Goodman: City of New......
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Here's a trivia question for you: Which woman has won the most Grammys?...
| Sep 10, 2010
| 9:32 PM
We thought Kris Kristofferson and Lady Antebellum were great together....