• Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Kenny Rogers at Mystic Lake Casino, 12/16/12

    Kenny Rogers With Billy Dean Mystic Lake Casino Sunday, December 16, 2012 Kenny Rogers is... kind of a piece of work. And bless him for it. In the course of his career, he's hopped genres from jazz to folkcountrydelia (that's the word for First Edition, right?), to the middlebrow soft-country bal ... More >>

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    August 11, 2011

    John Conlee: On this day in country music history

    ​Wanna impress your folks this weekend? Drop a little knowledge about today's birthday boy, a man who went from mortician with the Duell-Clark Funeral Chapel in Versailles, Kentucky, to thirty-two-time Hot Country Charts-buster. His name is... John Conlee.

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Johnny Lee looks for love in all the wrong places: Today in history

    ​It was today in 1982 that "Lookin' for Love" became Johnny Lee's first gold album. The Texas native, Branson regular and pal of Mickey Gilley found fame when his song of the same name was prominently featured in the 1980 film Urban Cowboy, which was shot in Gilley's Pasadena, Texas club. So ... More >>

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    October 20, 2006
  • Movies

    October 20, 2004

    Puppet Regime

    The 'South Park' boys pull the strings in the new 'America'

  • Sports

    May 8, 2002

    Kickin' Booty

    When it comes to luring fans out to the ballpark, the home team needs to get even more creative

  • Arts

    May 30, 2001

    Damned Ole Opry

    With their croaking vocals and enormous belt buckles, Nashville's neglected veterans seek shelter at the Midwest Country Music Theater-- a little bit of Branson back home