...18, 2011 By LaTina Emerson | Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011 By LaTina Emerson | Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011 By Don Rhodes | Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011 James Brown World-renowned music star James Brown (May 3, 1933 - December...
Frankie Avalon, the now 73-year-old entertainer and his band, will perform two shows at 3 and 8 p.m. Sunday, March 9, at the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House.
Dozens of major-name gospel music stars and political personalities have appeared on WJBF-TV's "Parade of Quartets" over the past 60 years. But the show is the real star.
Country music rarely gets recognized when the Oscars are handed out even though country and western music has been in thousands of movies.
It was this week on Feb. 19, 1878, that Thomas Alva Edison was granted patent No. 200,521 for a phonograph.
Local Sharon Jones' fans will be happy to know that a new area date added for her comeback tour is Monday, Feb. 17, at the Music Farm, 32 Ann St., in Charleston, S.C.
Another of those classic funny song titles that has become a popular bar sing-along is Up Against The Wall, Redneck Mother made famous by Jerry Jeff Walker in 1973. Ray Wylie Hubbard, who wrote that hit recording, most likely will sing it when he comes to Augusta on Feb. 14.
You most likely first read about Kacey Musgraves in this column in August of 2007 when she was heading for her first ever concert in Georgia at Fort Gordon's Barton Field. On Sunday night, she picked up two Grammy Awards.
Guess how much money Augusta lost because of the James Brown movie bio Get On Up being filmed in Jackson, Miss., rather than Brown's real life hometown of Augusta?
...term that Otis Redding, Arthur Conley, and Sam Cooke would have wholeheartedly embraced.Ramblin' Rhodes columnist Don Rhodes, who is a very close friend of Ms. Jones, told her last year "this album will take your career to a whole new level...