| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:22 AM
1. VINCE GILL Vince Gill has had a long and storied instrumental career, starting with playing in Boone Creek with Ricky Skaggs and as lead singer for the country-rock band Pure Prairie League in the 1970s. But it was in......
| Nov 15, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Sellersville Theater 1894 will have a newly chosen Entertainer of the Year and Musician of the Year playing there on Saturday. Bluegrass icon Ricky Skaggs, who with his band Kentucky Thunder will play shows at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.......
| Jun 30, 2011
| 8:54 AM
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| Aug 12, 2011
| 8:26 AM
By RANDY DOCKENDORF
Yankton Press & Dakotan
BLOOMFIELD, Neb. — As the 128th annual Knox County Fair kicks off today (Thursday), a familiar face won’t be on hand for the first time in nearly three decades.
Knox County Extension educator...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Five country acts will perform at a Redfield benefit to help the South Dakota Sheriff's Association.
Jett Williams, Jimmy Fortune, Jim Ed Brown, Dakota Opry and Larry Cordle will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Greeno Building, 519 Second St. in...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 8:05 AM
Darrin Vincent doesn't remember a time when he wasn't performing music. He was 2 years old, singing onstage as well as on radio and television with his parents and sister Rhonda. It's just what he did growing up, Vincent said. It's also what Jamie Dailey,...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:02 AM
The nominations for the 16th annual Inspirational Country Music awards have been announced, with plenty of mainstream country stars performing double-duty in the Christian Country genre as well.
Carrie Underwood, Justin Moore and Joey+Rory all...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 5:45 PM
Sixty-one barbecue teams and nearly 46 bluegrass bands brought the competition and the music to this weekend's Pickin' in the Panhandle at the Lazy A Campground.
The festival, estimated to bring in between 8,000 and 10,000 people during its three days,...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 4:26 AM
CMA Entertainer of the Year? Check. One of country music’s best-selling and most beloved acts? Check. Those accolades all litter Brad Paisley‘s impressive resume, and the singer-guitarist is about to add another new title to his list of...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Anyone who knows me should know that I love old school country music. I especially love listening to timeless country albums from back in the day that hammer home my belief that the soulless bubble gum pop in cowboy hats being passed off by major labels...
| May 13, 2011
| 7:15 AM
A new, 27-track live album by Bruce Hornsby and The Noisemakers was released through Amazon.com last week. For May 2 only "Bride of The Noisemakers" was available as a $3.99 download -- a juicy discount from the normal price of $7.99.