Month: October 2014

Renfro Valley Celebrates 75th Anniversary

Renfro Valley Entertainment Center will be celebrating their 75th anniversary this weekend.  It is hard to believe that the world famous barn dance has been alive and well for that long of a period of time. On Saturday, November 1st at noon in the Old Barn Theatre, Renfro Valley will host its annual Alumni Show …

In-depth Look at the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame Class of 2015

On Wednesday afternoon, the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame announced its 2015 inductee class.  An enthusiastic crowd awaited the announcement, which was conducted with Executive Director, Robert Lawson, as well as Halfway to Hazard. Those to be inducted into the 2015 Kentucky Music Hall of Fame Class include Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell of Backstreet Boys, Montgomery …

Kentucky native Steve Wariner takes on bluegrass music with success

Steve Wariner – by Joe Hardwick Kentucky country music singer, Steve Wariner made his debut on the Bluegrass Today Weekly Airplay Chart last week (Oct. 17) when dobro virtuoso Phil Leadbetter’s new single, “Hole in the Earth” (featuring Wariner on lead vocals) entered chart at No. 10. The song, written by Wariner and Shane Keister, is featured on …