December 6, 2011 |
The American Country Awards were Jason Aldean's kinda party. Country music's newest superstar won six awards Monday in Las Vegas, including the night's top honors artist of the year and record of the year for "My Kinda Party. " It's true, 2010 has been a non-stop party for Aldean. More than a million fans turned out for his arena tour, his platinum album has spawned four hits so far and the awards are starting to pile up after years of being ignored. "This is getting a little ridiculous...
April 22, 2013 |
After Patriot baseball announcer Eddie Kesler introduces catcher Braedon Jewett to the spectators, Jewett introduces himself to them. Or, really, he has country singer Jason Aldean do it for him. Aldean's " The Only Way I Know" is Jewett's walk-up song, the senior's hand-picked tune that plays when he strolls from the on-deck circle to the batter's box. A flourish established for years at the major league level, borne out of an era...
April 2, 2012
Winners at the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards from Las Vegas: ___ — Entertainer of the year: Taylor Swift — Top male vocalist: Blake Shelton — Top female vocalist: Miranda Lambert — Top vocal group: Lady Antebellum — Top vocal duo: Thompson Square — Top new artist: Scotty McCreery — Album of the year: "Four the Record," Miranda Lambert — Single record of the year: "Don't You Wanna Stay,"...
March 18, 2013 |
Every Tuesday, the Going Out Gurus highlight the week's best DJs, bands, dance nights and parties. Find a longer list of events at www.goingoutguide.com . All About Bitters Bitters are a bartender's secret weapon. A few dashes of an herbal or spicy flavor can make the difference between a so-so cocktail and one you'll talk about for weeks. The bitters market has exploded in recent years, with flavors ranging from xocolatl mole to celery. It can all be a little confusing.
August 6, 2012 |
Colt Ford is probably the only former pro golfer turned country star in history. He's also one of the genre's few rappers. And although you would not be alone in thinking that country and rap are two perfectly reasonable things that usually turn out pretty awful when placed in proximity to each other, Ford's latest, a dunderheaded but not terrible party disc called (how has no country artist ever used this title before?) "Declaration of Independence," may be the franken-genre's sole...
May 6, 2013 |
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Eric Church, Luke Bryan and Miranda Lambert are the lead nominees for this year's CMT Music Awards. The trio of country music's newest stars are nominated for the top honor, video of the year, along with nine others. The show airs live June 5 on CMT from Nashville, Tenn. Jason Aldean and Kristen Bell host. Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and first-time nominees Florida Georgia Line have three nominations each. Nine others have two...