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A Skaggs Family Christmas Live Comes To RFD-TV

A Skaggs Family Christmas Live Comes To RFD-TV

  Light The Fire, Pour Some Eggnog And Stoke Your Christmas Spirit Nashville, TN — A Skaggs Family Christmas Live comes to RFD-TV for airings December 8 and 9. The hour-long extravaganza features Ricky, his wife Sharon, and their children Luke and Molly, and includes Buck and Cheryl White and Cheryl’s daughter Rachel Leftwich. Also performing is Ricky’s band Kentucky Thunder along with Jim Gray and the Nashville Session Players. The troupe treats fans to traditional holiday favorites as well as new songs that are sure to become seasonal standards. The special is the perfect accompaniment to a warm fire, sweet eggnog and yuletide cheer. Broadcast Dates and Air Times – please check  to view RFD-TV in your area. December […]

INDOOR SOCCER @ Surf City

INDOOR SOCCER @ Surf City

WHEN: Tournament is during the Martin Luther King Holiday weekend of Friday Jan. 13, thru Monday Jan. 16, 2012. WHERE: All games are played at our “new” Surf City Parks & Rec.  gymnasium located at the Surf City Community Center, 201 Community Center Dr., Surf City, NC 28445. WHO: This tournament is open to ALL age appropriate (male & female) U10, U12, U14, U16, U18 & ADULT players / teams. Tournament rules are found on the SURF CITY SOCCER web site, www.eteamz.com/surfcitysoccer INFO / DETAILS: This is a non-sanctioned tournament (allows for greater participation & competition) with each team guaranteed a minimum of 3 games at a team registration fee of $100.00. ALL SCS Indoor Tournament rules, registration info & […]

The Oak Ridge Boys, Wynonna and Jason Michael Carroll Takes the “If” Out of Gift

The Oak Ridge Boys, Wynonna and Jason Michael Carroll Takes the “If” Out of Gift

  Personalize a Digital Gift Card from Cracker Barrel for All the Stars on Your List Lebanon, Tenn. (December 5, 2011) – For a great gift with no worries ‘if’ it will get there on time, ‘if’ it’s personal enough, or ‘if’ it’s something they can use, choose a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® digital gift card. With these electronic versions of Cracker Barrel’s traditional plastic gift cards, you can add a personal message and photo, schedule delivery right down to the day and time, and even share it socially on Facebook. And now you can add an image of the Oak Ridge Boys, Wynonna Judd, or Jason Michael Carroll Cracker Barrel CD cover for the music lovers on your […]

The McClymonts Get Early Holiday Wish “Wrapped Up Good”

The McClymonts Get Early Holiday Wish “Wrapped Up Good”

The Country Trio’s First Top 30 Hit Lands at #28 Nashville, TN – It looks like 2011 is coming to a close on a high note for The McClymonts. The girls received the news that the title track from the album Wrapped up Good broke into the Top 30 on the Music Row Country Breakout Chart this week. It is their highest charting single in the U.S. to date. Brooke, Sam and Mollie received the exciting news Down Under where they are currently visiting with their family for the holidays. Sam McClymont had this to say, “We are thrilled to hit #28 this week! The support we have received in America for our music has been overwhelming. We are so […]

Alan Jacksonville, The Band Perry, Thompson Square, Phil Vassar, Kellie Pickler and More Added to Arizona Country Thunder

Alan Jacksonville, The Band Perry, Thompson Square, Phil Vassar, Kellie Pickler and More Added to Arizona Country Thunder

4-day passes currently only $120 New hotel and transportation packages now available! Florence, AZ (December 2, 2011) – As 2011 comes to close we are one step closer to Arizona Country Thunder, and organizers are proud to unveil over ten additional acts that have joined the festival line-up, including 3-time CMA Entertainer of the Year Alan Jackson as Sunday’s headliner!  Jackson has earned 16 CMA Awards, 17 ACM Awards, 35 #1 hits, and has sold nearly 60 million albums to date – all of which make him one of the most successful and respected singer-songwriters in music today.  Jackson is set to close out the 19th annual Arizona Country Thunder festival and will join previously announced headliners Blake Shelton, Dierks […]

“Larry’s Country Diner” Serves Up A Heapin-Helpin’ of Country Music Favorites

“Larry’s Country Diner” Serves Up A Heapin-Helpin’ of Country Music Favorites

December’s Menu Promises a Lip-Smackin’, Toe-Tappin’ Spontaneous Good Time at RFD’s Top-Rated Show Nashville, TN – There may only be eighteen tables at “Larry’s Country Diner,” but it services 1.4 million people each and every month as one of the top-rated shows on the RFD television network.  The diner is not your ordinary restaurant, but rather a unique down-home variety show that in just over two short years has become a favorite “eatery” of country fans everywhere.  Sure, patrons who visit the diner will get a hot meal of southern-fare, but the cornbread and black-eyed peas only complement the heapin’ helpin’ of country music performances served up by the stars of yesterday and today. Past guests include Bill Anderson, John […]

Eric Church’s Chart-Topping “Chief” Earns Grammy Nomination for Best Country Album

Eric Church’s Chart-Topping “Chief” Earns Grammy Nomination for Best Country Album

Nashville, TN — EMI Records Nashville’s Eric Church’s chart-topping album, CHIEF, which was released on July 26, 2011 and features his latest Top 10 and climbing single, “Drink In My Hand,” as well as the Top 15 “Homeboy,” has earned Church his first GRAMMY nomination for Best Country Album at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards. “The GRAMMYs are the ultimate honor for any recording artist.  It’s very cool that they recognized CHIEF in what I feel is the most coveted category,” shares Church.  “I got into the music business because of great records and the feelings they imparted on my heart.  I’ve poured everything I am into making those kinds of albums, and I am very thankful for this nod.” […]

Tootsie’s Birthday Bash Draws Record Crowd

Tootsie’s Birthday Bash Draws Record Crowd

Kid Rock, The Kentucky Headhunters, The McClymonts, and The Roys bring musical diversity to downtown Broadway Nashville, TN – Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge, Music City’s legendary honky-tonk, celebrated their 51st Birthday in downtown Nashville last week with the help from Kid Rock, The Kentucky Headhunters, The McClymonts, and The Roys.  The party started at noon on November 23rd, with performances running into 1:30 am on Thanksgiving Day!   “It’s cool to be celebrating their birthday party with them; I like parties and seem to excel in that type of atmosphere,” commented Kid Rock on the event. Tootsie’s is known to have been used as a “green room” to some of the greatest Opry stars including Patsy Cline, Hank Williams and Ernest […]

Country Super Group Sawyer Brown Teaming Up With Compassion International

Country Super Group Sawyer Brown Teaming Up With Compassion International

High Intensity Performers Focusing Energy on Ending Child Poverty Nashville, TN — High energy country super group Sawyer Brown hopes to bring Compassion to their fans.  The group is joining forces with world-renowned child advocacy organization, Compassion International, to fight global child poverty. “I always want to be a good steward of the many blessings God has given me,” explains Mark Miller, lead singer for Sawyer Brown.  “Being involved with Compassion International will give me the opportunity to give back.” Sawyer Brown hopes to inspire its fans to sponsor children through Compassion International.  The Group will also travel into the field with Compassion in early 2012, to see first-hand, the work they are a part of with Compassion International. Sawyer […]

Louise Harrison To Discuss The Early Years of The Beatles and The Beatles With Tony Sheridan: First Recordings: 50th Anniversary Edition

Louise Harrison To Discuss The Early Years of The Beatles and The Beatles With Tony Sheridan: First Recordings: 50th Anniversary Edition

2-CD Set This Week on CBS Early Show, NPR’s The Takeaway, VH1 Classic Rock Nights with Eddie Webb, SiriusXM, And More New York, NY — Louise Harrison will travel to New York this week to promote the recent release of THE BEATLES WITH TONY SHERIDAN: FIRST RECORDINGS: 50th Anniversary Edition and share her memories of The Beatles and her brother, George.  An integral part of the band’s breakthrough in America, where she had been living when the group released their first single, Louise is credited with working tirelessly to get their song played on American radio for the first time.  Her interviews in New York with media outlets including the CBS Early Show, NPR program The Takeaway, VH1’s Classic Rock […]