September 26, 2011 - 8:00am
If you're a fan of classic, honky-tonk country music, Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers are your kind of band. See them perform Friday, Sept. 30 at Uncle Slayton's. Zoe talks about her musical inspirations in this interview.
From a city most often associated with rock legends Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain, Seattle's Zoe Muth instead became a folk music aficionado, inspired by the songs that chronicled the lives of rural people, hard times, and heartbreak.
July 29, 2012 - 6:53pm
Tickets for country hitmakers on sale now
Country group Gloriana is coming to Bellarmine University this coming Friday, April 15 as part of Hillside 2011. The band—brothers Tom and Mike Gossin, Rachel Reinert and Cheyenne Kimball—is touring in support of their latest album, Gloriana, which comes on the heels of their top 15 Billboard hit...
February 20, 2011 - 10:00am
Brad Paisley brought his H2O Frozen Over tour to KFC Yum! Center where the dress code was blue jeans, boots, and cowboy hats.
Not being a particular fan of the new brand of "modern" country music, I decided nevertheless, to give the Brad Paisley show a try. An "arena" country show is one of those things I've never really experienced, so it was interesting to compare the crowd with a rock show on the same scale. Other than...
February 14, 2011 - 12:12pm
This Saturday, Feb. 19, country superstar Brad Paisley brings his "H2O Frozen Over Tour" to the KFC Yum Center.
This Saturday, Feb. 19 country superstar Brad Paisley brings his "H2O Frozen Over Tour" to the KFC Yum Center. Paisley has won a boatload of awards for his music over the years, including three Grammys, he has been named best Male Vocalist for the last three years by the Country Music Association...
September 27, 2010 - 10:46pm
Native Texan Michael Mayes will perform the role of Silvio in I Pagliacci for Kentucky Opera on September 24 and 26. He explains how playing football led to his singing career and why he draws inspiration from Elvis Presley.
Last week, Kentucky Opera previewed the upcoming double bill of Cavalleria Rusticana and I Pagliacci on WUOL's Lunch and Listen program. Among other things, I learned that baritone Michael Mayes, who will be playing Silvio, “the other man” in Pagliacci, is from the small town of Conroe, Texas. So...