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Family of Christ Learning Center in Ahwatukee will host its Live Magic and Pizza night for local families.
If you’re not having fun during Colt Ford’s show at Country Thunder this April, you need to check yourself – and that’s a message from the man himself.
Wherever I go in the country, or the world for that matter, if there is a music-related site I take the trouble to visit it. When I was in Rio de Janeiro, I made a beeline for Garota de Ipanema Café and Bar, where the great bossa nova song “The Girl From Ipanema” was written. Last year, while in Nashville, I visited the new Johnny Cash Museum and in New York strolled by the Brill Buildings, where folks like Carole King (“Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow”) and Ellie Greenwich (“Da Doo Ron Ron”) wrote the songs we remember from the 1960s.
Strumming a guitar, decked in high heels and a homemade fringe dress, Wanda Jackson had no idea she was on the cusp of making history. She realized something was afoot when she and tour mate Elvis Presley started packing out auditoriums and coliseums across the country.
Here are The Associated Press’ reviews of selected holiday albums:
It’s getting harder and harder for Carrie Underwood to leave home.
For most people, the life of a music superstar is a far-off dream, but for 14-year-old local Denium Elle it could soon be a reality. Last year, Tate Music Group signed the local teen after she attended the Actors, Models and Talent for Christ (AMTC) convention in Florida, and she has since released her first album.
The cover of Carrie Underwood’s fourth album illustrates her evolution since introducing herself as a young Oklahoma woman with a powerful voice.
In this CD cover image released by Sony Music Nashville, the latest release by Carrie Underwood, "Blown Away," is shown. (AP Photo/Sony Music Nashville)
Watching "Soul Surfer," the story of Bethany Hamilton's comeback after a shark attack, makes you long for a vivid documentary on the subject instead - preferably one of those excellent "30 for 30" offerings from ESPN.
In this film publicity image released by TriStar Pictures, Carrie Underwood is shown in a scene from "Soul Surfer." (AP Photo/TriStar Pictures, Mario Perez)
The Tribune's Mandy Zajac chats with Clay Aiken ahead of his performance Thursday at the MAC.
Ahwatukee Foothills residents and part-time musicians Alan and Bob Clark, of the duo Eye Talk, released their fourth self-produced recording last month, entitled Far Away.