“Chris Cornell: An Everlasting Tribute to Seattle’s Son” Unveiling of new Chris Cornell statue

On Sunday, October 7 Vicky Cornell and the Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) will celebrate Seattle’s son, music icon and late Grammy® Award-winning singer/songwriter Chris Cornell with the public unveiling of a commemorative statue. Following the unveiling, footage of Soundgarden’s performance at The Wiltern, captured by the Artist Den, will be screened inside MoPOP’s Sky Church. Since announcing plans for the statue, MoPOP and the … Continue reading “Chris Cornell: An Everlasting Tribute to Seattle’s Son” Unveiling of new Chris Cornell statue

“Come See About Me: A Benefit for the IBMA Trust Fund” Releases September 28th!

A family of artists from the Mountain Home Music Company have come together to record and release a special album that sends a message of hope and help. COME SEE ABOUT ME: A Benefit For The IBMA Trust Fund releases Sept. 28th from the award-winning label. The 11-track concept offering, created to generate income for and awareness of the Fund, features Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Donna … Continue reading “Come See About Me: A Benefit for the IBMA Trust Fund” Releases September 28th!

Godsmack and Shinedown in Virginia Beach August 18, 2018

Article and photos by Glenn Woodell It’s not every show that you walk away being impressed with the opening band. But Red Sun Rising is a band to watch as they got things started for heavy hitters Shinedown and Godsmack. A relatively young band out of Akron, Ohio, with only two albums to their credit, they were a perfect match for the lineup and made … Continue reading Godsmack and Shinedown in Virginia Beach August 18, 2018

Danny Gokey’s “The Hope Encounter” Tour Will Feature Local Community Members

Danny Gokey is soon to kick off his 30 city tour Peoria, Illinois. The tours name is “The Hope Encounter” and it’s a tour that will have a different twist as he is inviting the communities he’s visiting to nominate people who have are leaving their communities “Better than they found it”. With mass shooting, suicide and racial separation and hate; Gokey has a mission and one … Continue reading Danny Gokey’s “The Hope Encounter” Tour Will Feature Local Community Members

KOPPS Debuts Wild New Music Video For “Hott”

KOPPS debuted their official music video for “Hott (ft. Joywave)” on  Paper Magazine. The song co-written and produced by Daniel Armbruster of Joywave, who makes a cameo in the video, is the perfect step out for KOPPS who definitely embrace their sexuality in a playful, somewhat satirical way and always with a good dance move. The video showcases this; latex and all but doesn’t stop … Continue reading KOPPS Debuts Wild New Music Video For “Hott”

Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmaster’s Headline Music Feeds Concert

Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmaster’s headline Music Feeds Concert Series Billy Bob Thornton and his band The Boxmasters played The Tennessee Ampitheater at the Worlds Fair Park for the Music Feeds Concert Series to Benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee. Opening the show was The Chillbillies a well liked band from Tennessee. Who did an excellent job warming up the crowd. While … Continue reading Billy Bob Thornton & The Boxmaster’s Headline Music Feeds Concert

A Humble Dustin Lynch Invited To Be A Member of The Grand Ole Opry

Realizing a lifelong dream, country star DUSTIN LYNCH has been invited to become the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry. Opry member Trace Adkins made the special surprise invitation Tuesday night (8/21) during Lynch’s performance, telling him, “Being a member of the Grand Ole Opry is at the top of my list of achievements in my career and always will be. We want people … Continue reading A Humble Dustin Lynch Invited To Be A Member of The Grand Ole Opry

The Chillbillies Play Music Feeds Concert Series

The Chillbillies Play The Tennessee Ampitheater Knoxville Tennessee For The Music Feeds Concert Series to Benefit The Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee. The Chillbillies a local band out of Knoxville Tennessee  who consider their music “Rhythm Boogie Blues” are Knoxvilles Premier party band that never practices. They Dont need to with all their experience. They played at the Tennessee Ampitheater at the Worlds … Continue reading The Chillbillies Play Music Feeds Concert Series

The Fixx at Boathouse Live in Newport News, Virginia August 16, 2018

Article and Photos by Glenn Woodell The 80’s British rock band, The Fixx, has been a favorite of American audiences for decades. This time around, they were at Boathouse Live in Newport News, with local acoustic rock talent, Brandon Bower, getting things kicked off. For some of the younger crowd, if their name doesn’t ring a bell, then songs like One Thing Leads to Another, … Continue reading The Fixx at Boathouse Live in Newport News, Virginia August 16, 2018

Aretha Franklin passes away at 76

It saddens hearts world wide with the breaking news that soul icon Aretha Franklin passed away today at the age 76. The Franklin family said this on Aretha Franklin’s website: “In one of the darkest moments of our lives, we are not able to find the appropriate words to express the pain in our heart. We have lost the matriarch and rock of our family. … Continue reading Aretha Franklin passes away at 76