A picture I took of Larry Birkhead with Kate Bosworth outside of the Franklin Cinema in Franklin Tennessee — near Nashville.
Hoping to see celebrities in Nashville? Here, local residents share the places they've spotted Country music stars and other famous people in & around Nashville. Plus, where Nashville celebrities live (if you want to conduct your own tour of the stars' homes). And our favorite places to hear live music off the beaten path in the Nashville area -- with photos of many stars performing.
On the first airing of ‘The Bachelor’ — Season 10 — tonight, Peyton was one of the first to receive a rose from Andy Baldwin. While she currently resides in Dallas, Texas Peyton hails from the great state of Tennessee!
Here’s everything you want to know about the movie ‘Two Weeks’… and about Sally Field! This movie, in which Sally Field plays a woman dying of ovarian cancer, was filmed in Nashville and Alive Hospice played an advisory role in the film’s production.
It appears that the song that plays in the background of the Rembrandt toothpaste kissing commercial is almost as popular as the commercial itself! It’s a song by Griffin House… here’s more about the song — including a video for the song ‘Waterfall’ — and a video for the Rembrandt commercial, too.
You can download Shaun Groves’ song ‘Miss Texas’ for FREE on February 2, 2007. Here’s how…
It was about a year ago when Sara Evans and Craig Schelske appeared hand-in-hand at the Franklin Cinema where they gave fans the opportunity for lots of close-up photographs and autographs. Check ’em out…
Nashville’s got a Musicians Walk of Fame! Now, who could’ve ever imagined that?!? ME! Here are my thoughts on Nashville’s Walk of Fame honoring notable singers and songwriters…
Here’s a review of 9th Ward Pickin Parlor by Shawn Mullins. An incredible bluesy album with a lot of great mandolin and classic rock!
Here’s a long-overdue photo summary of the first ‘Songwriter Night’ we went to at the ‘new’ Puckett’s in Franklin, TN. Tonight’s singer-songwriters were: Marshall Chapman, Don Henry and Jon Ims. Check out our pictures…
We went to Mickey Roos in Franklin, Tennessee for their very first Songwriter Night. The singer-songwriters we saw were: David Lee, Wynn Varble, and Bob Regan. Here are the highlights…
In June of 2006, my husband Jim met up with Johnny Reid at the IHRA drag racing event in Grand Bend, Ontario. He was performing at the IHRA’s weekend concert. And the crowd went wild! More details about the weekend and a few more photos from fans here. That’s Funny Johnny… Johnny Reid took a […]
Fun photos and details of the weekend Johnny Reid performed at the IHRA motorsports event in Grand Bend, Ontario Canada. Here’s a fan’s perspective of the concert, according to Alice Couto, member of Johnny Reid’s Tartan Army fan club.
Here’s why I love Shawn Mullins… as a singer… as a songwriter… and as a multi-talented guitar player and musician. Some interesting behind-the-scenes facts and fun stuff about Shawn Mullins here.
Shawn’s new record, 9th Ward Pickin’ Parlor is an acoustic-based CD named for the New Orleans home studio where most of the album’s acoustic tracks were cut. Hear Shawn’s take on this new album, specifically how he chose its…
Who’s Crystal Taliefero?… Only the biggest name in backup singers on the planet! Here’s everything you could possibly want to know about Crystal Taliefero. She has performed on hundreds of albums and toured with legendary artists including John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel, Faith Hill, Brooks & Dunn, Michael McDonald, Bob Seger, Foreigner, Meat Loaf, Garth Brooks, Montgomery Gentry, Van Zandt, and dozens more! See how one girl (me) from Bloomington Indiana now living in Nashville Tennessee has become strangely “connected” to Crystal Taliefero (also from Bloomington and now living in Nashville).
A one-of-a-kind Pig photo gallery… I pass by this Pig on the porch of a neighbor’s house every day, and every time they change what the pig is wearing — or holding –I stop and take a picture. If you love Pigs, or just want a good laugh, you’ll enjoy these pictures of Pigs — all dressed up!
If you haven’t heard James Otto’s music yet, you’ve gotta give him a listen! His voice is SO strong, very bluesy with just the right amount of Southern Rock and even some Country. As a founding member of the Muzik Mafia, his upcoming album ‘The Otto Show’ is being produced by John Rich.
Nashville Tennessee is the place to be if you enjoy Reality TV!… Not only is nearby Brentwood home to one of the most popular Reality TV websites (Realty TV Magazine, led by Joe Blackmon), but Nashville itself will be the site of the first-ever Reality TV Convention June 3-4, 2006. Here’s more…
Nashville’s Lari White performs Johnny Cash songs on Broadway in ‘Ring of Fire’. Plus, she’s producing Country music albums, including Toby Keith’s latest album called ‘White Trash With Money’.
If you’re from Tennessee, and you like Survivor, The Apprentice, American Idol, The Bachelor, Nashville Star, The Biggest Loser, and other reality TV shows, then you’ll want to pull for these hometown favorites on popular reality TV shows. Check out all of these Reality TV contestants from Tennessee!
Sometimes it’s actually better to be a loser than a winner. At least on Reality TV shows like American Idol and Nashville Star that seems to be the case. Do you think these guys were losers?… Miranda Lambert, George Canyon, Matt Lindahl, Josh Gracin, Clay Aiken, Kimberley Locke, Diana DeGarmo, Bo Bice… to name just a few.
Opening night highlights for Nashville Star season 4. We were there… Here’s what we thought of the contestants: Jared Ashley, Shy Blakeman, Jewels Hanson, Nicole Jamrose, Monique LeCompte, Matt Mason, Kristen McNamera, Casey Rivers, Melanie Torres, and Chris Young.
So you want to be a rock star?… Here are some fun links to satisfy your musical fantasies and test your creative energies when it comes to singing, drumming, composing, mixing, and guitar playing.
Inside Scoop about The Bachelor’s Dr. Travis Stork and Sarah S. — or Sarah Stone, as she is known here in Nashville — they were spotted together in public!
Candace Corrigan knows the Nashville that nobody else knows. It’s more than just Country music.
Here are some photos from last night… We went to see Scott Holt perform at BB King’s in Nashville. He brought a number of fellow musicians on stage to perform on this night too!
Scott Holt Band has a new album called Revelator and can be heard locally in the Nashville area this December.
The biggest thing I’ve learned about The White Stripes is… Looks can be deceiving! Jack and Meg are two of the most down-to-earth people. Quite contrary to my initial perception of the band. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at The White Stripes band, including some of their songs and videos.
I tend to think that most people look silly when they’re dancing. Me included… and here’s proof! Just for laughs, here are some funny videos of people dancing. Or, TRYING to dance anyway.
Flight of the Conchords and their biggest fan site, ‘What The Folk?’ are explored here. Flight of the Conchords is a musical comedy duo from New Zealand. Their biggest hit in this country is called Business Time. Listen to Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement perform ‘Business Time’ and more here.
Paul Harvey is one of the most well-respected voices on radio… here’s ‘the rest of the story’ about Paul Harvey — the man.
Nancy Wilson of the rock group Heart is married to Cameron Crowe, the director of the movie ‘Elizabethtown‘. She was quite charming at the movie premiere, which took place in Franklin, Tennessee. Jim and I went to this event at the historic Franklin Cinema. We saw lots of Hollywood celebrities among the local music […]
Have you heard the song by Chris Rice — a Dove award-winning singer/songwriter — where he’s singing ‘Hallelujah’ in a variety of different cartoon characters’ voices? This cute little song has become somewhat controversial. It’s called ‘The Cartoon Song’ a.k.a. ‘Cartoons’.
Were it not for seeing her at the movie premiere of “Elizabethtown” in Franklin, Tennessee, I might not have found Patty Griffin’s music on my own. Patty is a singer with soul, and she has a fan club that…
Without a doubt, the center of attention at the Elizabethtown movie premiere in Franklin, Tennessee was the lead actor from the movie, Orlando Bloom, and his rumored girlfriend, Kate Bosworth. Following are our best photos of the couple… LynnetteWe moved from Florida to Tennessee in 2001. All signs point to the fact that we will probably […]
Thanks Cameron Crowe… for introducing me to the band I Nine! Here are a TON of photos we took ‘front & center’ when I-Nine kicked off the premiere of ‘Elizabethtown’ at Franklin Cinema the other night…
The premiere of the movie ‘Elizabethtown’ took place last night here in Franklin, Tennessee. We ended up taking over 400 photos! Here are ‘the best of the best’…
Over the course of several weeks, we kept passing Brooks & Dunn’s tour buses on random roads outside of Nashville.
Photos of 6 semi trucks that we passed all in a row. Each was painted to identically match Brooks & Dunn’s latest CD cover.
I’m a channel flipper, and the other night it was late when I happened upon “Dan Finnerty and the Dan Band” on the BRAVO channel. Never heard of him, or his band, but his backup singers (a couple of Max…
I just read an article about Pat Green, in which he talked about his very spontaneous lifestyle, his party attitude, and his ability to keep it all in check for his family and his future. I applaud Pat Green for…
Ray Scott’s new Country song called ‘My Kind of Music’ is AWESOME! He wrote it himself and sings it like a champ… Check it out.
Yes, this is Music City USA, and you can hear Country music on virtually every street corner. But, the only Country music that mattered on this night was the George Jones concert at the Williamson County Fair in Franklin Tennessee. George Jones lives right here in Williamson County, and he’s always been known to go […]
We got our hands on his latest album ‘Born To Roll’ last week… and I haven’t taken it out of the CD player since! Here’s our review of Johnny Reid’s ‘Born To Roll’ CD.
Following is a HUGE collection of Pat Green photos taken ‘live’ in concert in Nashville, Tennessee… plus some little-known facts about Pat Green as a singer, songwriter, husband, and father.
Do yourself a favor and reserve your Friday nights for the Warren Brothers. That’s when their show, Barely Famous, airs on CMT each week. I, for one, will be watching — and LAUGHING — at all the crazy antics of Brad and Brett Warren in each episode.
We went to a Shaun Groves concert at The People’s Church in Franklin, Tennessee… here are some photos, plus some behind-the-scenes info about Shaun Groves and his music.
Senator Orrin Hatch has a lucrative side gig as a songwriter! And we’re not talking ‘little ditties’ that no one’s ever heard of. A number of his songs have hit the BIG time. Word is, he’s written over 600 songs.
The comical story behind This Little Piggy who resides in downtown Franklin, Tennessee can be found here. Today, Mr. Pig (or would that be MS. Pig???) was garbed for a wedding:…
Check out Shooter Jennings’ 4th of July song and video.