Month: May 2016

Appalshop to celebrate 30th anniversary of Seedtime on the Cumberland

On June 3-4th, Seedtime on the Cumberland continues its annual tradition of bringing musical entertainment in the mountains of southeastern Kentucky.  Hosted by Appalshop, the event is free and open to the public at the Appalashop headquarters in Whitesburg, Kentucky. Scheduled to perform include Lee Sexton, Jericho Woods, Amythyst Kiah, Chris King, Larry Sigmon and …

Kentucky Music Hall of Famer announces cancer diagnosis

Eastern Kentucky native, Larry Cordle, recently announced that he has been diagnosed with chronic lymphatic leukemia.  The country music singer-songwriting legend has written hits for Ricky Skaggs, Loretta Lynn, Dierks Bentley, and many more.  One his is best known hit songs was performed by Alan Jackson and George Strait – “Murder on Music Row.”  Overall, …

Top music stars to perform in Louisville at 145th NRA Annual Meeting

The National Rifle Association (NRA) Annual Meetings and Exhibits, sponsored by MidwayUSA, will be held May 19 to 22, 2016. Special events will be held at the Kentucky Exposition Center, KFC Yum! Center Arena, Kentucky International Convention Center and Belvedere at Waterfront Park. The exhibit hall at the Kentucky Exposition Center opens Friday, May 20 …