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Kings of Leon, Miranda Lambert top Barnstable Derby Eve guest list

Since its inception, the Barnstable Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala has brought in members of famous rock bands. But this year’s guest list to the all-star bash features a few entire bands that are topping fan and critics lists today: … Continue reading

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Academy of Country Music Awards: the un-awards show awards show

The Grammy Awards have been becoming more of a concert and less of an awards show for the past decade or so. This year, the Academy of Country Music Awards took a page from that playbook and ran with it, … Continue reading

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Miranda Lambert concert at Rupp Arena postponed

Miranda Lambert has postponed her sold-out concert Friday at Rupp Arena in Lexington due to a death in her family. The rescheduled show will be Feb. 26. Lambert’s father-in-law, Dick Shelton, died Tuesday in Oklahoma, according to a statement from … Continue reading

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Listening to: Miranda Lambert, Four the Record

Four the Record appropriately emphasizes that this is Miranda Lambert’s fourth album, often a breakthrough for artists with substantial careers – think Led Zeppelin IV, Billy Joel’s The Stranger or U2’s The Joshua Tree. Fours are often the albums in which artists with burgeoning careers find the room to make a substantial artistic statement in the midst of all the other busyness that comes with stardom. Continue reading

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Derby 2011: Barnstable-Brown guests

See video from last year’s Barnstable Brown Gala. Country star Miranda Lambert tops the lists of celebrities who will be attending the 2011 Barnstable-Brown Kentucky Derby Eve Gala in Louisville. Lambert, whose star has been steadily rising the past few … Continue reading

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Laura Bell Bundy has to work on country ‘cred’

At CMT’s blog, Alison Bonaguro gives Laura Bell Bundy a lot of credit for doing her own singing while dancing her — off. Like anything that happens on Live TV these days, Laura Bell Bundy‘s performance on the Academy of … Continue reading

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2009 Alltech Fortnight Festival

Alltech announced the lineup for its 16-day Fortnight Festival Sept. 25-Oct. 10. Like last year, the event will kick off with a country concert at Applebee’s Park and feature performances around the state, many of which are associated with series … Continue reading

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