We’re having a grand-ole time ransacking (“‘Co-mates (co-mates?)”) the wonderful early (early?) online journal onedit, now-defunct (defunct?), sadly. Anyhow, our time is grand ole ESPECIALLY for the existence of “Edith & Enid,” by Vancouver poet Deanna Ferguson. Here’s some but not all, and don’t stop reading when you jump here. Editor Tim Atkins, do this [...]
Darius Rucker has made headlines by responding, publicly, to a racist Tweet made towards him after a cover of Bob Dylan he performed last weekend. After Rucker sang Wagon Wheel" at the Grand Ole Opry, former Twitter user @PQKullman tweeted, "@dariusrucker Leave country to the white folk." Rucker immediately re-tweeted the comment adding, "WOW. Show More Summary
Country music artist Darius Rucker has publicly responded to a racist comment made towards him over Twitter. After Rucker covered Bob Dylan's "Wagon Wheel" at the Grand Ole Opry on Sunday, former Twitter user PQKullman tweeted, "@dariusrucker Leave country to the white folk." Rucker immediately retweeted the comment adding, "WOW. Show More Summary
The legendary WSM AM 650 in Nashville, home of the Grand Ole Opry since 1925, has assembled a compilation album of live performances broadcast on the station over the last few years. Live From The Archives, Vol. 1 is set for a June 25 release. [...]
Country music is reserved for white folks? Former Hootie & The Blowfish singer Darius Rucker was harassed with a racist tweet after he performed a country song at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Rucker, a musician who also happens to be black, had the audacity to tackle a classic Bob Dylan song at the [...] Darius Rucker Responds To Racist Tweet is a post from: The Inquisitr
Kree Harrison didn't win "American Idol" Season 12, but her country-music career is looking just fine -- the "Idol" finalist will perform at the Grand Ole Opry on June 4.
It's been a big week for Country-oriented American Idol singer Kree Harrison. She placed second on Wednesday night's season finale of the hit FOX singing competition, and now she's gearing up to make her debut on the Grand Ole Opry. Read on here to find out more info about Kree's debut!
May 18 will be a day in the life and career of country star Corey Smith that he won't soon forget. No, it's not a birthday or anniversary, but the first time he will perform from the prestigious circle of the Grand Ole Opry stage. Read on to find out more from Corey and to possibly win tickets to see it live!
We have confirmed that Country superstar Carrie Underwood is set to replace Faith Hill as performer of the opening theme song to NBC's Sunday Night Football. In addition, she's set to celebrate her membership into the Grand Ole Opry in June. Read on to find out more about these two news items!
The Grand Ole Opry announced today that Kellie Pickler Rascal Flatts and Keith Urban, as well as Lennon and Maisy Stella from ABC TV's "Nashville" will hit the stage Tuesday, June 4, as the Grand Ole Opry Kicks off the CMA Music Festival week with Two star-packed shows.
“Step right up. Come on in…” Those lyrics from “The Grand Tour” succinctly capture the spirit of the very public George Jones memorial service at the Grand Ole Opry House on May 3rd. Thousands of people, coming to pay their last respects to country music’s supreme singer, filled the venue to capacity for the two-and-a-half [...] Advertise here with BSA
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Much of Nashville, and all of country music, was absorbed yesterday with the memorial service for George Jones held at the Grand Ole Opry house. Friends and loyal fans turned out to remember this musical giant, who passed away on April 26. Over the course [...]
Thursday morning in Nashville (May 2), thousands of country music fans gathered at the Grand Ole Opry House to pay their final respects to the legendary George Jones who passed away last week. Read on here to see the event's recap and to follow links to watch a couple tribute videos.
Take a look at this emotional performance of "Go Rest High On That Mountain" from Vince Gill and Patty Loveless in tribute to George Jones at his Memorial at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville on May 2, 2013.
Here's an amazing recap video from Nashville's Fox television program featuring Stacy McCloud-Green. Take a look at the video here.
George Jones' public memorial service was one star-studded event.The late country singer's life was remembered and celebrated Thursday at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville, with numerous celebs sharing fond memories of Jones through eulogies as well as paying tribute to his legacy in the music industry by performing onstage. Show More Summary
NASHVILLE, TN - MAY 02: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Country singer Wynonna performs at the funeral service for George Jones at The Grand Ole Opry on May 2, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. Jones passed away on April 26, 2013 at the age of 81. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for GJ Memorial)
NASHVILLE (Reuters) - Country music legend George Jones' final standing ovation, after a career filled with them, came on Thursday afternoon at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville.
This past weekend Nick and I went to The Grand Ole Opry and it. was. awesome. The auditorium itself was beautiful, and I was blown away by performances by Rhonda Vincent (seriously, watch her bluegrass version of “Jolene” and try not to fall in love with her!), The Striking Matches, and a bunch of classic [...]