March 8 and 9, 2013 Tapped for the 31st Annual Event in San Antonio, Texas SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Country music icon, George Strait, announces the 31st Annual “George Strait Team Roping Classic” (GSTRC) will take place on Friday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9, 2013 at the San Antonio Rose Palace in San Antonio, Texas. The GSTRC is the largest open roping event in America with over $700,000 in cash and prizes available to the participants. Last year, 545 teams from all over the country competed for the 2012 GSTRC Championship title and grand prize. 2012’s Champions Clay Tryan (header) from Billings, Montana and Patrick Smith (heeler) from Lipan, Texas were awarded custom-painted Chevrolet Silverado Duallies from Cavender […]
DOCUMENTARY TO BE RELEASED ON DVD SEPTEMBER 11 Documentary Offers Rare Behind-the-Scenes Look at One of America’s Greatest Singer-Songwriters, Includes Exclusive Interviews With McLean, Brian Wilson, REM’s Mike Mills And Incredible Archival Footage Including Performances of McLean’s Songs by Elvis Presley and Fred Astaire Fairfax, VA – 40 years after his iconic “American Pie” reached #1 on the Billboard pop singles chart, Don McLean will be the subject of a new and authorized documentary, DON McLEAN: AMERICAN TROUBADOUR. Due out on September 11, 2012 (Time Life), McLean granted unprecedented access and interviews for the film, revealing his personal account of a career spanning over four decades and performing songs that have become integral parts of American pop culture. DON McLEAN: […]
Sneads Ferry, NC – On Saturday, August 11, 2012, I had the special pleasure of participating in a fundraising event for MSgt. Eden Pearl at Harbor Site Bar (http://HarborSiteBar.com) in Sneads Ferry. This was just one event of several as part of the “Build a House, Help a Hero.” project by PS Charities. There were lots of people, great music and plenty to eat and drink. I was especially struck by the comradery displayed by many in the crowd throughout the day. As Matt Bowlin (professional country music entertainer) had completed his set, he introduced me to several prior Marines (always a Marine?) who were there to support Msgt. Eden Pearl. Matt introduced me to: Ken, Gary “Bam Bam”, Shawn, […]
Thanks to Frank Sulloway for recording the show! Download the live show: http://archive.org/details/LoS2012-07-25.ccm4 Leftover Salmon 2012-07-25 Greenfield Lake Amp, Wilmington,NC source: fob/dfc/ortf Schoeps ccm4′s>m148>722 @24/48 transfer: 722> WL6.1(fades,reample/dither 16/44.1)> cd wave>flac lvl 6 tnt:Frank Sulloway set 1 57:37 01) Liza 02) Riding On The L&N 03) Muddy Water Home 04) Sing Up To The Moon [...]
Southport, NC – Southport Beat will transform the evening in Southport to a festive & exiting atmosphere on Friday, August 17th from 5pm-8pm in Keziah & Franklin Square Parks. The goal of “Southport Beat” is to establish an evening of excitement and entertainment in Southport on a regular, on-going basis. Southport Beat has a broad range of entertainment & music available for visitors and residents to enjoy. This month’s entertainment in Franklin Square Park will feature “Lenny Frank & Tommy Hutchinson Duo playing old rock & roll, beach music and country; Watercolor artist Jim McIntosh; Corn Toss with Jim & Honey and the Winding River Car Club. Keziah Park will feature the progressive rock tunes of “Narrow Escape”; Gracie & […]
ASHEVILLE, NC – This Labor Day weekend come out where the wild things are at the first annual Wild Things Weekend. The event, sponsored by local conservation organization Wild South, will feature live animal shows, award winning wildlife films and interactive exhibits from a wide range of outdoor businesses, environmental educators, and conservation groups. The event will be all day Saturday from 10am to 4pm at Pack Place in Downtown Asheville and will be fun for the whole family. A five dollar donation per person will give you access to presentations and films for the whole day. All proceeds will go to support Wild South’s wildlife education initiatives delivering top quality environmental educators to area schools. “Our goal at Wild […]
10th Annual Ballpark Festival of Beers presented by Piggly Wiggly Slated for August 25 Event to Feature Local Food Trucks; Advance & Discounted Tickets Are at Piggly Wiggly CHARLESTON, SC – For a decade now, The Joe and the annual Ballpark Festival of Beers have been synonymous with Lowcountry Fun. The festival, this year presented by Piggly Wiggly, will continue to offer some of the finest beers on earth while also capturing the enthusiasm for local food trucks. Attendees can sample more than 100 varieties of beer including international ales, stouts, lagers, pilsners, specialty brews, and more to quench the taste buds of every die-hard beer enthusiast on Saturday, August 25 from 6-10pm at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park. The […]
Former Gamecock and NFL defensive tackle Langston Moore has been selected as the sideline reporter for the Gamecock IMG Sports Network, it was announced today.
Dixieland All-Stars Friday, August 10th, at 6:30 PM Wilmington, NC – Jazz At The Mansion 2012 continues with the Hot Jazz sound of The Dixieland All-Stars! The Bellamy Mansion Museum and Cape Fear Jazz Society are proud to present another wonderful evening in our series. Join Us at 6:30 on Friday! Concerts take place behind the Bellamy Mansion with the porch and patio as the stage! Bring chairs and blankets and enjoy a picnic with your family on the lawn! We also provide seating. Wine and beer available for purchase. $12 general admission/$8 members of CF Jazz or Bellamy Mansion. Students and Bellamy Mansion Museum volunteers just $5! Free parking is available adjacent to the mansion at 5th and Market […]
Paranormal Night in Wilmington The USO wants YOU! Wilmington, NC – There will be a Paranormal Night from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Saturday, October 20, 2012, located at 120 South 2nd Street, Wilmington, NC. This is a one-night event! Special guests include paranormal researcher, producer and author Stephen Lancaster with the P.i.t. Crew of MonsterVisionTV! Meet author Stephen Lancaster Meet the MonsterVisionTV crew Q&A with MonsterVisionTV There will be a special presentation on the “Ghosts of the USO” by Stephen Lancaster and his crew. Limited seating available. Order tickets now HERE! Tickets only $25.00 . Call 910-341-7860 for more information.