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Country and Western (genre)

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  • 'American Idol' recap: Scotty and Lauren duke it out

     
    Janell reports from her vacation -- again -- on the final performance episode of this season of American Idol. Take it away, Janell:Finale time! It must almost be summer! I will once again (and for perhaps the last time) overshare......
  • Justin Bieber named Artist of the Year at American Music Awards

    Justin Bieber named Artist of the Year at American Music Awards
    LOS ANGELES -- Justin Bieber was named artist of the year at the 38th annual American Music Awards Sunday at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. The 16-year-old teen heartthrob won over Eminem, Ke$ha, Lady Gaga and Katy Perry for the show's top honor....
  • Review: PBR Baltimore in Power Plant Live

    Review: PBR Baltimore in Power Plant Live
    The country-western bar is such an overused concept, it's a wonder it took Power Plant Live this long to get one of its own. The downtown entertainment zone already has a rock bar, a mega club, a piano bar. Now it has PBR Baltimore, the place where,...
  • George Jones brings classic country to Port Deposit

    George Jones brings classic country to Port Deposit
    A month after the original scheduled date and on a windy, but sunny day, more than 1,000 people gathered in Port Deposit's Marina Park for a salute to the "good ole' country" days. Leading the all-day entertainment at the Cecil County Food and Wine...
  • Q&A: Jason Aldean

    Q&A: Jason Aldean
    Jason Aldean has made a name for himself with down-and-dirty songs like "Hicktown" and "Big Green Tractor" that hark back to old-fashioned country and western. The first single off his last album, a defiant barnstormer called "My Kinda Party," follows...
  • Monkton man is Maryland Country Music hall of famer

    Monkton man is Maryland Country Music hall of famer
    He's been in bands named "The Astronauts," "The Versatiles," "The Village Band," "The Sunrise Band," "Rock 'n' Horse," "Smokin' Guns" and "Robin and the Rhythmix." He has sung and played piano at the Inner Harbor and at the Dundalk Heritage Fair for 20...
  • George Jones headed to Port Deposit

    George Jones headed to Port Deposit
    A country music legend is coming to Port Deposit in a few months. George Jones will be headlining the first Cecil County Food and Wine Festival, held in Port Deposit's Marina Park on Sept. 10. Jones has been an established national performer since the...
  • Miranda Lambert: country music's feisty firecracker

    Miranda Lambert: country music's feisty firecracker
    Country music might have a history of making its women play by the rules. But Miranda Lambert has made a career of speaking her mind. Lambert's effortless ability to break your heart one moment (the Grammy-winning ballad "The House That Built Me") and...
  • 'Biggest Loser' contestant Dane Patterson to run actual marathon

     
    A couple of weeks ago, there was a lot of furor over The Biggest Loser contestant Dane Patterson (pictured at right with his cousin, Blaine Cotter, left) -- in his makeover moment at the end of the show, he was......
  • 'Biggest Loser': Dane finished that marathon

     
    Thanks to reader etucker for the heads up: Remember a few months ago when Dane Patterson from The Biggest Loser was getting a lot of guff for being portrayed as having completed a marathon when that's not quite what happened? And then......
  • Border food in Almost Heaven

     
    Robert of Cross Keys takes us out of our usual feeding grounds in this excellent guest post on where cuisines collide. EL......
  • Sarah Palin's Halloween party

     
    Although Owl Meat didn't know it at the time, my daughter went to a Halloween party last night as...Sarah Palin!!!! Amazing coincidence!!!! Here's the Owl Man with a very topical Funtastic Thursday. If anyone wants to riff on Obama's Halloween......