Tag: country music

Frontier Days return music lineup includes Brooks, LeDoux

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Country music artists including Garth Brooks will perform at the first Cheyenne Frontier Days since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon and Frontier Days officials announced this week the rodeo festival will take place over two weeks in late July like usual after being canceled last year. […]

WHAT’S NEW: Movies, music and shows to enjoy this week | MAD Life Entertainment

What’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week: MOVIES “Thunder Force”: Against the odds, Melissa McCarthy and her husband, filmmaker Ben Falcone, have managed to put out two movies during the pandemic. Last November came HBO Max’s “Superintelligence,” about a regular woman (McCarthy) joined with a megalomaniacal artificial intelligence (voiced by James […]

Bill Owens, uncle and musical mentor to Dolly Parton, dies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country songwriter Bill Owens, who was a mentor and early songwriting partner to his niece Dolly Parton and helped start her career in country music, has died. He was 85. Parton’s publicist confirmed his death on Wednesday, and Parton wrote a lengthy eulogy for her uncle, saying “I wouldn’t be here […]

Out & About | Arts & Entertainment

Art The Kingsport Art Guild will host the 55th Appalachian Art Show April 5 through May 17 in the Main Gallery on the second floor of the Renaissance Center in Kingsport. Ballet The Kingsport Ballet will stage the ballet classic “Coppelia” April 16-17 at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Greeneville. The plan is for […]