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Review: Kenny Chesney’s “Welcome to the Fishbowl”

Kenny Chesney’s Welcome to the Fishbowl is an album of love, loss, regret, resignation and loneliness. It’s a far cry from the “no shoes, no shirt, no problems”, beach lifestyle songs we are oh so familiar with (and sometimes love so much). This CD of 12 songs – his 15th studio album – has Chesney’s same… Continue Reading

Country Albums plunge in for Summer

Recently Released and upcoming new country music: Available now is Blown Away by Carrie Underwood, Heroes by Willie Nelson, and Ronnie Dunn Special Edition available through the Cracker Barrel Old Country store music program. Looking forward to the rest of 2012 there are quite a few upcoming country releases. Alan Jackson‘s wonderful Thirty Miles West… Continue Reading

Dierks Bentley tapped for 2012 Taste

Country music star Dierks Bentley has been tapped as a headliner for the 2012 Taste of Chicago festival. Bentley, along with Lindi Ortega, are marked as headliners for the 3,000-seat pavilion at the Petrillo Music Shell, located within Grant Park. on Sunday, July 15, 2012. Entrance to the annual lakefront festival remains free, but for… Continue Reading

Rascal Flatts set for the Movie Theater

Rascal Flatts will premiere a special in-theater concert and all-access event at local movie screens on Thursday, April 5.  The feature titled, CHANGED: One Night Exclusive Theater Event will play locally here in Chicago – at select theaters – starting at 7:00 p.m. central time. This in-theater concert and all-access event will feature new music… Continue Reading

Interview: Edens Edge

With one listen to Edens Edge, it is obvious this trio has created a sound shaped by their individual influences. Following the success of their single “Amen” the young musicians from Arkansas — Hannah Blaylock, Dean Berner, and Cherrill Green — are making their debut on Big Machine Records with a vibrant sound that honors… Continue Reading