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Maddie & Tae Announce Headlining Tour

Breakout country duo take to the road in support of their debut album, 'Start Here' By Chris Parton Maddie & Tae — the breakout duo who skewered the bro-country trend in 2014 with "Girl in a Country Song" — have announced their first headlining tour. Calling the trek their Start Here Tour, the run kicks off October 7th in New York ... Read More

MIRANDA LAMBERT ARRIVES EARLY, STAYS LATE IN CHICAGO

MIRANDA LAMBERT ARRIVES EARLY, STAYS LATE IN CHICAGO She and Gwen Sebastian Play Surprise By Alison Bonaguro The big Kenny Chesney show at Soldier Field isn’t until Saturday (June 6). But Miranda Lambert? She got to Chicago a couple of days early, so naturally, she wanted to warm up her voice. How’d she do it? By playing a surprise ... Read More

MIGUEL PLAYS FREE SHOW AFTER NORTHWESTERN CONCERT CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER

MIGUEL PLAYS FREE SHOW AFTER NORTHWESTERN CONCERT CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER By Luis Gomez Miguel and his people were scrambling to find a venue where the Grammy-winning R&B singer could perform at the last minute over the weekend. He had been scheduled to headline Northwestern’s Dillo Day at the Lakefill in Evanston Saturday, but the ... Read More

CMT ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER FEMALE-FUELED “NEXT WOMEN OF COUNTRY” TOUR WITH JANA KRAMER AND KELSEA BALLERINI

CMT ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER FEMALE-FUELED “NEXT WOMEN OF COUNTRY” TOUR WITH JANA KRAMER AND KELSEA BALLERINI Tickets On-Sale Now For Girl-Powered 10-City Tour Kicking Off This Spring NASHVILLE – April 9, 2015 – CMT today announced it’s leaving the guys at home and hitting the road this spring for its inaugural CMT “Next Women of ... Read More

OFF-CAMERA WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 50TH ACM AWARDS

ENCINO, CA (April 7, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music announced today the winners of awards that will not be televised during the 50TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, due to time constraints. The 50th ACM Awards will be telecast LIVE from AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, in Arlington, Texas on Sunday, April 19th at 8:00PM ... Read More

INDUSTRY AWARD NOMINEES & STUDIO RECORDING AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR 50TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS

INDUSTRY AWARD NOMINEES & STUDIO RECORDING AWARD NOMINEES ANNOUNCED FOR 50TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS TWEET: Industry Award & Studio Recording Award Nominees announced for the 50th @ACMawards #ACMawards50 Encino, CA (February 26, 2015) – The Academy of Country Music announced today the Industry Award and Studio Recording ... Read More

CHRIS YOUNG, LEE BRICE TO HEADLINE CHIAGO BBQ FESTIVAL

ROLLING STONE COUNTRY'S ARTISTS YOU NEED TO KNOW CHRIS STAPLETON, A THOUSAND HORSES ROUND OUT THE LINEUP Chris Young and Lee Brice are set to bring the heat as headliners when the third annual Windy City Smokeout is held in downtown Chicago. Set for July 10th through 12th, the festival combines barbecue and country music, with more than a ... Read More

Lee Brice to headline Windy City Smokeout

The lineup for the third annual Windy City Smokeout taking place July 10-12 at Grand Avenue and the Chicago River is scheduled to include headliners Lee Brice, Chris Young and Pat Green, according to co-organizer and Joe’s Bar co-owner Ed Warm. Green performed at the first Windy City Smokeout in 2013 at Rush Street and Illinois Street and ... Read More

Kandy Kane Ball brings the toys for Chicago Children’s Charities

Kandy Kane Ball brings the toys for Chicago Children's Charities By Candace Jordan For the 12th annual Kandy Kane Ball, over 800 holiday revelers showed up at Joe's Bar Chicago with toys in hand to donate to Chicago Children's Charities, the evening's beneficiary. Described as the city's largest private toy drive by event organizers, the ... Read More

JOE’S BAR, CIRCLE URBAN MINISTRIES HOST ‘BEAR DOWN’ FUNDRAISER SUNDAY

JOE'S BAR, CIRCLE URBAN MINISTRIES HOST 'BEAR DOWN' FUNDRAISER SUNDAY CHICAGO — An Austin ministry and Lincoln Park bar are teaming up to Bear Down on Sunday. Circle Urban Ministries, a faith-based organization based in Austin, put together a fundraiser at Joe's Bar, 940 W. Weed St. Sunday during the Bears vs. Buccaneers game. “Bear ... Read More