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Seven Years Ago: Cross Canadian Ragweed Announces Break

Seven Years Ago: Cross Canadian Ragweed Announces Break

It was on this date, May 19th in 2010, the press release announcing the band Cross Canadian Ragweed was “taking a break” was released. The announcement forever changed the Texas / Red Dirt music scene and left all of us screaming “CARRRRRNNNEEEYYYY MANNNNN!!” FOR IMMEDIATE ...

Rita Ballou

May 19th, 2017

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WATCH: Zac Brown Band Performs On ‘Today’

WATCH: Zac Brown Band Performs On ‘Today’

On Tuesday, May 16th, the Zac Brown Band stopped by the ‘Today’ show to perform some of their old AND new material. Check out their performance videos above.

Rita Ballou

May 19th, 2017

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KOKE FM’s Pet Of The Week: Elizabeth

KOKE FM’s Pet Of The Week: Elizabeth

Elizabeth has affectionately been called a little loaf of bread by those who love her most! This 10 year young pup has had a little bad luck recently, as her new human siblings found out they are allergic to her. But Austin Pets Alive! is always there to support our animals,

Rita Ballou

May 18th, 2017

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Happy 65th Birthday King George!

Happy 65th Birthday King George!

Happy Birthday to the King of Country Music, George Strait! George is 65 today. In honor of his big day, here’s a video of him singing Amarillo By Morning in 1984 on ACL. Cheers to you George!

ashley terry

May 18th, 2017

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One Year Ago: Guy Clark Passes Away

One Year Ago: Guy Clark Passes Away

On this date, May 17th, in 2016, Grammy winner and legendary songwriter Guy Clark passed away at the age of 74. Guy Charles Clark November 6, 1941 – May 17, 2016 Grammy-winner, Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame member, Academy of Country Music Poet’s Award honoree, and ...

Rita Ballou

May 17th, 2017

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Round Rock Police Department ‘Bless The Badge’ Event Details

Round Rock Police Department ‘Bless The Badge’ Event Details

Bless The Badge is an event organized by Round Rock Police Department Chaplains and church leaders throughout the city to show support for local law enforcement. The event, hosted by Palm Valley Lutheran Church Round Rock, is an opportunity for community members and clergy ...

Rita Ballou

May 17th, 2017

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Aaron Watson, Jon Wolfe To Play ‘A Night Of Texas’ At The Ryman

Aaron Watson, Jon Wolfe To Play ‘A Night Of Texas’ At The Ryman

Show #2 is….Headlining The Ryman! WOW, the “mother church of country music.” Gotta tell you, I’m excited about this one. We’re calling it “A Night of TEXAS at The Ryman” and I have some very special guests joining me. First is Jim Collins and Leslie Satcher who are amazing ...

Rita Ballou

May 17th, 2017

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Randy Rogers + Family Welcome Baby Girl, Rainey Ryan Rogers

Randy Rogers + Family Welcome Baby Girl, Rainey Ryan Rogers

‪Welcome to the family Rainey Ryan! Via @people A post shared by Randy Rogers Band (@randyrogersband) on May 16, 2017 at 11:26am PDT People.com  is reporting that Randy Rogers and his wife Chelsea welcomed a baby girl yesterday, Monday, May 15th. Rainey Ryan Rogers was born ...

Rita Ballou

May 16th, 2017

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KXAN’s ‘Fallen’ Mental Illness: Overwhelming Theme In Police Murders (Episodes 1-3)

KXAN’s ‘Fallen’ Mental Illness: Overwhelming Theme In Police Murders (Episodes 1-3)

From KXAN.com: In the summer of 2016, a gunman killed five police officers during a rally in downtown Dallas, Texas. Following that tragedy and similar attacks across the nation, our investigative team took a closer look at what led up to those crimes, digging heavily into ...

Rita Ballou

May 16th, 2017

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Loretta Lynn’s Family Shares Heath Update

Loretta Lynn’s Family Shares Heath Update

Ten days after she suffered a stroke at her home in Tennessee, a statement has been posted on Loretta Lynn’s social media accounts to update her fans on her health. Loretta thanks everyone for their prayers love and support. She has moved to rehabilitation and we’re ...

Rita Ballou

May 16th, 2017

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