Beck will follow a handful of dates this April with a longer North American stretch in June and July to support his new album Morning Phase The singer will perform at Santa Barbara Calif’s Arlington Theater on April 9th ahead of his dates at this year’s Coachella Festival which he’ll then follow-up with shows…
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New DVD Blu-ray: ‘ Inside Llewyn Davis,’ ‘Out of the Furnace,’ ‘Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia’
Moviefone’s Top DVD of the Week “Inside Llewyn Davis” What’s It About? Folk singer Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) has a guitar, a dream, and a big orange kitty cat. He’s looking for his big break in New York City, but he’s too busy being a bit of an aimless schmuck to do anything great. Inspired by the ’60s folk scene in Greenwich Village, this comedy/drama has a whole lot of good music performed by stars Isaac, Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan, and Adam Driver. Why We’re IN: The Coen brothers, a fantastic soundtrack produced by T-Bone Burnett, and one cool cat that rides the subway
The excellent 2010 doc Eric Clapton The 1960s Review told the story of the guitarist’s decade-long rise Its follow-up The 1970s Review picks up in uncertain times tracking how Clapton’s encounters with artists like Bob Dylan and the Band led him to in the words of executive producer Rob Johnstone…
On Saturday, April 26th the 15th annual St. Jude Country Music Marathon & ½ Marathon presented by Nissan, continues the strong tradition of great country music combined with the premier running event in Tennessee as Television actors Charles “Chip” Esten and Clare Bowen, who play Deacon Claybourn and Scarlett O’Connor on ABC’s hit television show […]
More than 40 years into his legendary career Bruce Springsteen is still breaking new ground He and the E Street Band recently played their first ever concerts in the South African cities of Johannesburg and Cape Town and then hit again for the first time Perth and Adelaide in Australia…
Miranda Lambert’s 2014 album, Platinum. Photo courtesy of Sony Music Nashville. Miranda Lambert will release her new album, Platinum, on June 3. The title is not only a song on the project, but also represents a way of life for Miranda.
Zach Galifianakis has had some pretty intimidating guests on his FunnyorDie.com show, “Between Two Ferns,” like Bruce Willis, Sean Penn , and Justin Bieber . In his latest episode, the poker-faced comedian really brings things to a new level of awkward when he “interviews” President Barack Obama . Anyone interviewing the President — or, heck, even meeting the President — has got to have nerves of steel, so we applaud Galifianakis’s ability to keep a straight face (and clean pants) when giving the leader of the free world a good ribbing or two.
Taylor Swift photo courtesy of Erickson Public Relations. Two of country music’s biggest superstars have topped Billboard’s annual Top 40 Money Makers list . Taylor Swift takes the crown as the highest, earning $39,699,575.60 in 2013 while Kenny Chesney comes in at No. 2, racking up $32,956,240.70 last year. Billboard used data supplied by Nielsen SoundScan to calculate earnings from touring, recorded-music sales, publishing royalties and revenue from digital music and video streaming
Blackie Lawless on stage at the 2009 HRH Following their acclaimed Hard Rock Hell performance five years ago, Blackie Lawless’ W.A.S.P. will return to headline the Friday night at this year’s eighth annual festival. W.A.S.P. are joined at the annual Wales shindig by MSG, Y&T, Diamond Head, Electric Mary, Bonafide, Grifter, Heavy Metal Kids and Carousel Vertigo, with many more acts to be confirmed.
Krystal Keith photo courtesy of Show Dog-Universal. You may know Krystal Keith as the singer of the sweet father/daughter wedding dance song, “ Daddy Dance With Me ,” which she wrote for her own wedding as a surprise for dad Toby Keith . Or maybe you know her from her official debut single, “ Get Your Redneck On .” [ Get it here! ] But did you know she’s also super talented in the kitchen? Krystal’s been creating delicious meals from family recipes for years and featuring them in her blog, The Barnyard Bistro . But now she’s sharing some of them exclusively with Great American Country! Check back with us every Tuesday for a new recipe from Krystal
Country music singer/songwriter and dance enthusiast Kellie Pickler performed two songs while members of the Nashville Ballet company danced during the Ballet Ball 2014 at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center last Saturday, Mar. 8th. Pickler sang “Someone Somewhere Tonight” and “Buzzin’” from her recently released, critically-acclaimed album The Woman I Am as the dancers performed choreography […]
Frank Ocean has apparently ended a recent legal spat with Chipotle in epic fashion Last week the fast food chain filed a lawsuit against Ocean claiming that the singer backed out of a deal to record a song for an advertising campaign after taking a fee for the work The song a…