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FairWell Festival 2024 To Feature Brandi Carlile, Billy Strings, Jason Isbell & More

FairWell Festival 2024 To Feature Brandi Carlile, Billy Strings, Jason Isbell & More

Billy Strings, Brandi Carlile, and Caamp are set to headline the highly-anticipated second edition of the FairWell Festival. The music festival is returning to the High Desert during July 19-21 at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds in Redmond, Oregon. More than 36 artists from different genres such as Folk, Blues, Rock, Country, and Soul will be…

John Fogerty Reacts To Being Pulled From Australian Country Music Festival

John Fogerty Reacts To Being Pulled From Australian Country Music Festival

John Fogerty reacted with surprise to being pulled from an upcoming Australian country music festival. Country Fest Queensland announced earlier this week that the Creedence Clearwater Revival co-founder had been dropped from its 2024 lineup due to “unforeseen circumstances.” “I was ready to celebrate with you all for my one and only show this year…

Luke Combs Announces Bootleggers Bonfire Weekend For Fan Club Members

Luke Combs Announces Bootleggers Bonfire Weekend For Fan Club Members

Luke Combs has announced the Bootleggers Bonfire Weekend for fan club members. The country music icon will entertain his diehard fan club members – known as the Bootleggers – in Miramar Beach, Florida. The three-day event, kicking off on October 10, will consist of two shows and special guests. “I’ll be playing two shows (one…

Beyonce’s ‘Texas Hold ‘Em’ Claims Top Spot On Billboard Hot 100

Beyonce’s ‘Texas Hold ‘Em’ Claims Top Spot On Billboard Hot 100

Beyonce’s “Texas Hold ‘Em” has claimed the top spot on the latest Billboard Hot 100. The co-lead single from her upcoming eighth studio album, currently under the tentative title Act II, rose a step up a week after debuting at No. 2. “Texas Hold ‘Em” and “16 Carriages” were released on February 11. Act II…

Bob Dylan To Join Willie Nelson On 2024 ‘Outlaw Music Festival Tour’

Bob Dylan To Join Willie Nelson On 2024 ‘Outlaw Music Festival Tour’

Music Legends Bob Dylan and Willie Nelson are set to hit the road together this summer. Dylan will co-headline all 26 shows of Nelson’s 2024 “Outlaw Music Festival Tour.” The trek will also feature Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, John Mellencamp, Billy Strings, Brittney Spencer, and Celisse at select dates. The 2024 “Outlaw Music Festival…

Kelsea Ballerini To Return As Host Of CMT Music Awards

Kelsea Ballerini To Return As Host Of CMT Music Awards

CMT has announced that Kelsea Ballerini will return for the fourth consecutive year to host the CMT Music Awards, which will air live on April 7 on CBS. The 2024 CMT Music Awards will be held at Moody Center in Austin, Texas. Unlike previous years, Ballerini will host the show alone in 2024. “I couldn’t…

Reba McEntire Denies ‘Clickbait’ Rumor She’s Leaving ‘The Voice’

Reba McEntire Denies ‘Clickbait’ Rumor She’s Leaving ‘The Voice’

Reba McEntire has denied the rumor that she is leaving “The Voice,” describing the reports as “clickbait.” The sexagenarian country singer, who joined NBC’s reality music show as a coach last May, replacing Blake Shelton, is set to continue in that role for the upcoming second season. But reports have been circulating for a few…

Loretta Lynn’s Granddaughter Emmy Auditions For ‘American Idol’

Loretta Lynn’s Granddaughter Emmy Auditions For ‘American Idol’

Emmy Russell, a singer-songwriter and the 24-year-old granddaughter of country legend Loretta Lynn, made her debut on “American Idol” on Sunday night, February 25. Emmy auditioned for “American Idol” and impressed judges Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan with her powerful song “Skinny.” “Growing up, I sang music my entire life,” she said as…

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Keep Those Texas Babies Reading

Keep Those Texas Babies Reading

Getting our kids to read in the summer can sometimes be challenging but there are lots of teacher approved ideas and incentive programs available to keep them on track! They can earn game tokens from our Friends at Chuck E Cheese who has tons of rewards ideas for being a good student and a good…