First Hometown Rising Brings Big Country to Louisville

Images by Ashley Murphy. Words by Sandy Beitler.

September 14th & 15th kicked off 3 weekends of festivals in Louisville, Kentucky. The first ever Hometown Rising is in the books. This was the first time for this Country festival from DWP (Danny Wimmer Presents) and also a first at the new venue location at the Highlands Festival Grounds at the Kentucky Expo Center. I can say I was a little out of my …

Hometown Rising PerforLouisville Hometown Rising Performance Times Announced; Tim McGraw, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Little Big Town & More Sept. 14 & 15

Hometown Rising Country Music & Bourbon Festival

Music Performance Times Announced For

Saturday, September 14 & Sunday, September 15

At Highland Festival Grounds At KY Expo Center In Louisville

 

With Tim McGraw, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Little Big Town,

Dwight Yoakam, Trace Adkins, Brett Young, Jake Owen & More

 

Debut Event Combines Two Of Louisville’s Cultural Cornerstones –

Great Music & Incredible Bourbon

 

Tickets On Sale Now

The schedule of music performances is now available …

American Idol’s Luke Bryan,Bobby Bones to Participate in NFL Draft

“American Idol”  judge Luke Bryan and mentor Bobby Bones will join ABC’s first-time prime-time coverage of the NFL Draft, live coast to coast from Nashville, Tennessee, on “2019 NFL Draft on ABC,” THURSDAY, APRIL 25 (8:00-11:30 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network and via streaming. Bones will also be seen on the second night of ABC’s NFL Draft coverage, FRIDAY, APRIL 26 (7:00-11:30 p.m. EDT). Their appearances were announced tonight

American Idol Winner Maddie Poppe is Setting the Music World on Fire

America’s Sweetheart Maddie Poppe is Delighting Fans Around the Nation During The American Idol 2018 Summer TourIf you work hard, and believe in yourself, the impossible can happen. Just ask American Idol winner Maddie Poppe, the new sweetheart of the music world.

At age 20, the native of small-town Clarksville, Iowa, (population 1,500), took a leap of faith with her musician father, Trent, and auditioned in New York for ABC’s first season of American

Suburban Philadelphia’s Catie Turner Makes It to American Idol’s Top 10

Langhorne’s Catie Turner Waiting to Find Out Her Future As She Inches Toward the Big PrizeWhile other high school seniors are getting ready for final exams, 18-year-old Catie Turner is performing on the world stage in American Idol.

The quirky and high-energy singer, songwriter, and musician from Suburban Philadelphia has made it to American Idol’s Top 10, a major achievement that she is still pinching herself about in addition to how dramatically her life …

Philadelphia Contestant Dennis Lorenzo Goes From Homeless to Hollywood

American Idol Contestant Dennis Lorenzo Attracts World-Wide Attention

Philadelphia native Dennis Lorenzo is inching closer to the big prize on American Idol.

Dennis Lorenzo of West Philadelphia is continuing his life-altering musical journey toward the American Dream, and is thrilled that his family members, friends and legions of new fans around the world are rooting for them.

The newly-married 26-year-old Lorenzo, who now makes his home in L.A., has been going through the American Idol …

Two Philadelphia Musicians Get Their Shot at Stardom on American Idol

Fans Rejoice as They Get Ready for Season 16 of  American Idol on Sunday, March 11 on ABC

Dennis Lorenzo and Catie Turner wake up every morning and pinch themselves as they are getting more than their fifteen minutes of fame.

The two Philadelphia-area musicians found their “golden ticket” by mustering up their nerve to audition in front of the all-star judges for American Idol, and being selected for the premiere episode.

Now starting its …