8 hrs ago
BWW Reviews: Walnut Street's 9 to 5 the Musical
The Walnut Street Theatre opens its 206th season with the wildly entertaining 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL. This animated, over the top musical comedy is based on the iconic 1980's film.
15 hrs ago
This Is Somerset
Fleetwood Mac favourites to headline Glastonbury Festival 2015
But Paddy Power say it stopped the on-line betting after Michael Eavis publicly said the headline acts had already been booked. Announcing that Fleetwood Mac would not be appearing in 2014, the Glastonbury founder said he would like them to play at Worth Farm in 2015.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Miranda Lambert matches personal record for most CMA Awards with nine nominations
Miranda Lambert tops the list of final nominees for the 48th annual CMA Awards with nine nominations, matching the record she set in 2010 - the most for any female artist in the history of the CMA Awards. Dierks Bentley received five nominations.
Miley Cyrus Covers Led Zeppelin's 'Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You'
Miley Cyrus is no stranger to covers - between concerts and one-off performances, she's put her own twist on everything from Dolly Parton's "Jolene" to Lana Del Rey to The Smiths . Cyrus's cover du jour, though, is a bit more of a left turn.
Broadway at the Cabaret - Top 5 Cabaret Picks for September 15-21
Broadway's 40 theatres aren't the only places to catch performances from your favorite stars! Well after Broadway orchestra's begin their overtures, ensemble members take their dance breaks, and performers belt out their eleven- o'clock numbers, the party continues at various cabaret venues throughout New York City. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you some cabaret highlights for this week as picked by our theatre editors, including: An Evening of Song Benefiting "Art Attack", The Songs of Miller & Tysen: Tuck Everlasting & More, Natalie Douglas in "Hello Dolly...The Music of Dolly Parton ", Sondheim Unplugged, and @Actor_Friend @54Below.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
I4U Future Technology News
Taylor Swift: Village Visionary with a Voice made of Gold
Singing Country Siren who has gained Fame beyond the Ordinary Level. She also pens her own Lyrics .
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Dolly Parton Is Proud of Being 'White Trash'
Legendary country singer and actress Dolly Parton is making no apologies for her "redneck" background. "We were really redneck, roughneck, hillbilly people.
The Moultrie News
Apple envy: New iPhone announced
What better accompaniment than Frank Sinatra to soothe my nerves since my iPhone 4 is failing and I'm not sure if I will have enough cash for the $200 new installment.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
Dale Watson's lost country journey
Dale Watson and his Lone Stars @ Smith's Olde Bar smithsoldebar.com 1578 Piedmont Ave. N.E., Atlanta 404-875-1522 There has been a backlash recently against the homogeneity and shallowness heard these days in commercial country music radio programming. While a part of Nashville seems to have given up any traditional credibility in still calling its product "country," a burgeoning, alternative country underground still thrives.
Santa Barbara Independent
Cutting Trails with Chuck Ragan
After a two-decade-long music career and more than 100,000 solo album sales, it's safe to say that Chuck Ragan has long since succeeded in finding his sound. His newest full-length album, Till Midnight , is gusty, folky, and, dare I say it, rousing.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Vince Gill Named BMI Icon Award Recipient
The last we heard from Vince Gill, he was paying tribute to two of his biggest influences - California country pioneers Buck Owens and Merle Haggard - on Bakersfield , a CMA-nominated album of duets recorded with pedal steel extraordinaire Paul Franklin. The tables will turn this November, though, when Gill receives the tribute treatment from an all-star crop of musicians at the 62nd annual BMI Country Awards.
The Irish World Newspaper
Heidi tours Ireland with Dolly Parton show
London based singer/actor Heidi McCaffrey is taking a show of Dolly Parton classics on tour in Ireland. Heidi collected an Irish World award for her performing in 2012.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Photo Flash: Dee Hoty Stars in Walnut Street Theatre's '9 TO 5', Opening Tonight
Walnut Street Theatre opens its landmark 206th season with the wildly entertaining 9 TO 5: THE MUSICAL. Directed by Bruce Lumpkin , with choreography by Michelle Gaudette, this outrageous musical comedy is currently in previews and opens tonight, September 10th, running through October 19th on the Walnut's Mainstage.
Carol Channing and Tommy Tune Set for Time Steppin' at SHN Curran Theatre, 11/8
SHN alongside Matthew Lombardo and Rick Murray will present Tony Award winners Carol Channing and Tommy Tune in TIME STEPPIN' for one night only on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 8PM at the SHN Curran Theatre. Tickets go on sale Friday, September 12, at 10am.
Tonight in Music: Esme Patterson and Tobacco
The namesakes of Townes Van Zandt's "Loretta" and Dolly Parton's "Jolene" may have had their own bones to pick, but they never got a chance to express them. Until now.
Natalie Douglas to Premiere New Show HELLO, DOLLY! at Birdland, 9/15
Douglas honors another notably-buxom performer: the beloved singer, actor, songwriter and Broadway composer Dolly Parton . Selections including songs that Dolly wrote such as "Jolene," "Coat of Many Colors" and "I Just Might" from the Broadway musical 9 to 5, in addition to numbers that Dolly creatively covered like Neil Young 's "After The Gold Rush" and Led Zeppelin 's "Stairway to Heaven."
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Dolly is Truly the queenof.country
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Small World News Service
Teenage singer who supported Katy Perry and Dolly Parton works at the local WAITROSE
A teenage singing sensation who supported Katy Perry and Dolly Parton is still working 9 to 5 - on the meat and cheese counter at her local WAITROSE. Abby Inez started singing at school concerts and has been writing her own music since she learnt to play the guitar aged just 15. The talented 19-year-old released her first EP earlier this year - with one single reaching number seven in the iTunes Singer Songwriter Chart.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Remember When Reba Had a Dance Hit?
Reba McEntire is one of the undisputed queens of country music, but did you know that the soulful superstar once also scored a hit in the dance charts? The year was 1995, and McEntire released an album of cover songs titled 'Starting Over' that featured her versions of songs by Patti LaBelle, Dolly Parton , Linda Ronstadt and more. Her rendition of Lee Greenwood 's 'Ring on Her Finger, Time on Her Hands' reached No.
Emblem Club campaigns for a community of readers
The Alaska Emblem Club congregated at the Mendenhall Mall Saturday, Aug. 23 to raise funds for the Imagination Library, as well as local charities. "This is for literacy, this is trying to make certain that everybody is interested in making sure kids don't get left out," said Sandi Hicks, a Juneau Emblem Club member.