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Brad Paisley provides country music showmanship at KFC Yum Center

Brad Paisley by Jessica Blankenship Even with it being winter, the feeling of summer was in the air during Brad Paisley’s latest stop in the H2O Frozen Over Tour at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville, Kentucky. This time, Paisley brought along Darius Rucker and Jerrod Niemann to join in the fun filled night. Starting things off was country newcomer, Jerrod Niemann, who has seen success with both his album and single, “Lover Lover.” Performing…

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Sunny Sweeney: Meet the Queen of Heartache

There is no fury like a woman scorned. Add fuel to the fire with vocal power singing the lyrics, and you have yourself a hit song. Sunny Sweeney has hit the spot with her recent EP Release. The five song album leaves you wanting to know more of the story of heartache and moving on. Starting off in rowdy fashion is “Drink Myself Single.” The honky tonking song begs the question how does it feel…

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Josh Thompson, Ashley Ray, and Six Miles South know how to throw the perfect field party

Josh Thompson – by Jessica Blankenship On Friday night, the small town of Owenton, Kentucky, showed how to throw a perfect field party filled with music and memories. Froggy 104.9 FM out of Frankfort held their second annual Froggy Field Party at the Owen County Fairgrounds. It was in conjunction with the Owen County Fair. Joining the Field Party were the likes of Six Miles South, Ashley Ray, and Josh Thompson.   Even with the fear…

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Book Review: Loretta Lynn’s Still Woman Enough: A Memoir

Loretta Lynn and Patsi Cox. Still Woman Enough:  A Memoir. New York:  Hyperion, April 2002.  384 pages.  $24.95 hardback. From the hills of Butcher Holler, to flashing lights and sounds of the country music stage, Loretta Lynn has proved that she is still woman enough.  In her latest autobiography, Still Woman Enough, Lynn reflects on what was not mentioned in her previous book and successful movie, Coal Miner’s Daughter.  Patsi Cox also contributed in the…

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