Master Musician’s Festival announces impressive lineup for 2017

When it comes to musical lineups for a festival, the Master Musicians Festival always exceeds expectations each year.  For 2017, it is no exception with a very well rounded and respectful lineup.  From national touring acts, to some of Kentucky’s top performers, 2017 will be one to look forward to. Festival community stars Dawes, an Americana folk-rock band recently featured … Read More ›

Josh Thompson reveals what drives his music career and love of hunting

Country music singer Josh Thompson is set to headline Friday night at the World Chicken Festival Beyond the bright lights from the amusement rides, and the smell of fried chicken from the World’s Largest Skillet, Friday night at the World Chicken Festival will bring in the likes of Josh Thompson and Ray Scott.  If there is one thing that is … Read More ›

Watch Sturgill Simpson perform at Farm Aid 2016

Sturgill Simpson performing at the 2016 Farm Aid. Photo by Brian Bruner / Bruner Photo Kentucky native Sturgill Simpson brought along his full ensemble on stage to perform an hour long set at Farm Aid 2016.  Below are videos of his performance, courtesy of Farm Aid.  Each year, Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave … Read More ›

Loretta Lynn postpones upcoming shows under doctor’s request

Kentucky country music legend, Loretta Lynn has postponed several upcoming shows, including her yearly performance at Renfro Valley Entertainment Center. From Loretta Lynn’s official website: American country music legend Loretta Lynn is at home recuperating from a recent fall that left her unable to perform on Labor Day weekend at her ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee. Although her injuries are … Read More ›

Dolly Parton proves to be the Rhinestone Queen of Country Music with Kentucky tour stop

Dolly Parton at Norton Center for the Arts – photo by Jessica Bray From the moment she took the stage at the Norton Center for the Arts Tuesday night, Dolly Parton was full of sass and sparkle for her only Kentucky performance on the Pure & Simple tour.  Needless to say, music fans went through a musical journey with stories … Read More ›

Glen Campbell bids farewell to Kentucky with concert

Glen Campbell at Renfro Valley – by Jessica Bray You could say it was a bittersweet goodbye on Saturday night in Renfro Valley, Kentucky, as Glen Campbell performed. Battling Alzheimers, the country music legend performed his last show in Kentucky as part of his Farewell Tour.   Despite having to read the lyrics from the monitors, Glen Campbell showed he still has the ability to … Read More ›

Blackberry Smoke brings southern country rock to Kentucky

Charlie Starr of Blackberry Smoke – by Jessica Bray Blackberry Smoke fried up some southern country rock soul just like the chicken served on their plates earlier at Renfro Valley Entertainment Center in Kentucky on Saturday night. Fans in the crowd were treated to the sights and sounds of honest music in a rare intimate performance in between shows on … Read More ›

Randy Travis still has golden voice

Randy Travis by Jessica Bray Even with over 25 years of recording experience in the music business, Randy Travis’s voice is still golden as it was when he first started. During Saturday night’s sold out performance at the Renfro Valley Entertainment Center in Renfro Valley, Kentucky, Randy took fans on a musical journey of songs that have left their impact … Read More ›