Win Tickets to Jennifer Nettles in San Jose on March 27

Jennifer Nettles

Sugarland member and vocal dynamo Jennifer Nettles is bringing her solo That Girl Tour to San Jose's City National Civic on March 27. Since this is the tour's only Northern California stop and Nettles is bringing along site favorite Brandy Clark as an opener, we want to make sure you're there for the fun. So we're giving away a pair of tickets to the show. Entering to win is a simple two-step process: 1) Make sure you're signed up to our local list to receive monthly concert roundups by … [Read more...]

Five Questions with Heider Tunarrosa

Heider Tunarrosa

When I posted about a strangely-quite-good comedic web series focused on one Colombian guy's obsession with Taylor Swift, there wasn't much information to go on outside of the episodes themselves. Where did "Searching for Taylor Swift" come from? Why is it any good? Would there be episodes beyond the four posted to YouTube last year? Does that guy playing the main part really even like Taylor Swift, or this all just a viral come-on using Swift's name because she happens to be the ubiquitous star … [Read more...]

Quotable Country – 03/09/14 Edition

Click the bullet after each quote to visit the source. If I make great music and I choose great songs and songs that are compelling and undeniable, even if they’re not talking about beer drinking and partying and trucks, if I make great music, I felt that it would be, I hoped it would be, hard for them to turn down. Every song can’t be about that. There has to be a space and an opening for a female that’s talking about love or breakups or relationships. ● - - Sara Evans on finding her way … [Read more...]

Scott H. Biram Sings “Slow and Easy”

Depending on your proximity to Sacramento, this is either a neat video worth watching or a friendly reminder to get yourself to Harlow's to see Scott H. Biram with Larry & His Flask and Whiskey Shivers on Monday, March 10. Tickets are a paltry $12. All the necessary show info is here. After Sacramento, Biram heads to San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Los Angeles, and San Diego in short order. Look alive, California. Here's the official music video for "Slow and Easy" from Biram's new album, … [Read more...]

Quotable Country – 03/02/14 Edition

Click the bullet after each quote to visit the source. I’m so excited to be putting everything I love onto the pages of my new book. ● - - Martina McBride on her upcoming book of barroom hustles and jiu jitsu moves recipes. I don’t know, but I will say that I definitely want to be in the Hall of Fame. I’ve been doing this a long time and I deserve to be there. If I’m not there this year, I guess I’ll cry. [...] I want to be there, but I can’t make that happen. It’s not like there’s a … [Read more...]