Ramblin' Rhodes: Lambert's Pink Guitars tour is showcase for women

For many decades, female country singers were relegated to only being the opening acts for male country music stars.Kitty Wells was one of the first to break that mold...

Country singer Miranda Lambert relates to women through music

Country music star Miranda Lambert is kicking off an all women's tour, Roadside Bars and Pink Guitars, that will be coming to the James Brown Arena on Oct. 2.

Rants & Raves

...it. That would be racist. What is the difference? The word is still the same. SOMEONE SAID Garth Brooks was a country singer. He might try but he is also a liberal jerk. FIFTY YEARS AFTER the Selma march, we're still fighting against...

B.B. King funeral held in Mississippi

...picked cotton would someday pick guitar strings on a national and international stage. Amazing," Wilson said.Country singer Marty Stuart said King created a musical legacy for the home state they share."As a fellow Mississippian, I'm...

Rucker fans will get taste of ?'Southern Style' ?before tour

...Dude, I just didn't think it was going to work. I didn't know if people would accept an African-American country singer. And I was wrong.'"It's amazing how universally it's accepted," he said. "It's like it's no big deal...

Music opens up possibilities

...went through that, that was a scary place for me."The concert will feature cellist Jacob Garn, Rising Stone, country singer Caroline Bost, blues artist John Dunn and headliner Live 101 featuring Egypt Thomas.Allen said attending school...

Mayors Masters Reception to honor caddie Carl Jackson today

...The event at Augusta Common, 836 Broad St., begins at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Music starts at 8 p.m. with country singer Katie Deal and Joshua Scott Jones as opening acts. Gates open at 5:45.The reception also features free samples...

Spring break beckons for millions of winter-weary people

...2 a.m. in March instead of the usual 4 a.m., according to Dan Rowe, president of Visit Panama City Beach. Country singer Luke Bryan is performing his seventh annual free spring-break concert March 11 and 12 at the Spinnaker Beach Club...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...beautiful as I see you. Why can't you see yourself as beautiful as I see you?"And I was curious about who the two country singers are in the new commercials promoting Zaxby's Grill House Zalad. Turns out they are Thomas Rhett of Valdosta, Ga...

Darius Rucker wants rap collaboration; talks Hootie reunion

...Georgia Line. Ludacris and Jason Aldean. Darius Rucker and Jay Z?The Hootie & the Blowfish frontman-turned-country singer says he's hoping to jump on a song with a rapper."I don't have much left on my bucket list. One of the things...