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All For Dad

All For Dad

Five ways fatherhood changes a man’s brain, according to LiveScience.com:    —Dad’s brain looks more like mom’s. Taking care of a child reshapes a dad’s brain, causing it to show the same patterns of cognitive and emotional engagement that are seen in moms. —Dads experience hormonal changes along with moms. Studies in animals and people show that…

Play Hodag Country Fest Trivia

Play Hodag Country Fest Trivia

It’s just days away, and we’re getting excited about the Hodag Country Festival! We’ve come up with a few trivia questions about the event, and you can test your knowledge (or ability to guess correctly), with some HCF trivia! Just choose the LOCAL category below and play! Note that you’ll only get so far, and…

Concerts

Summerfest – Milwaukee

Summerfest – Milwaukee

The 2018 lineup at one of the worlds largest music festivals includes some premiere Country concerts! Saturday, June 30 – Florida Georgia Line w/ special guest Bebe Rexha Friday, July 6 – Blake Shelton w/ special guest Luke Combs All shows are at 7:30 at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater. Tickets for each concert sold…more info »

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

  Following an 80 date North American run of sold out shows, Grammy® Award-winning superstars Tim McGraw & Faith Hill are showing no signs of stopping as their critically-acclaimed Soul2Soul The World Tour 2017! Devin Dawson will be the support act and has an approach to music that’s not different on purpose, it’s different with a purpose. He…more info »

Hodag Country Festival

Hodag Country Festival

The 41st annual Hodag Country Festival in Rhinelander kicks off on Thursday, July 12th and runs through Sunday, July 15th! Acts scheduled to appear are — Thursday, July 12th 5 pm – Marty’s Party 5:45 pm – The Northern Lights 7 pm – Midland 9 pm – Clint Black Friday, July 13th 5 pm –…more info »

Trace Atkins

Trace Atkins

A Nashville icon for more than two decades, Trace Adkins has made his mark on the country-music industry. 11 million albums sold. Time-honored hit singles. Momentous, fiery and always memorable live performances. Grammy nominations. Even a slew of movie and TV roles have come the Grand Ole Opry member’s way. Ask Adkins what’s left to…more info »

Country Music News

It’s not just Dolly, Loretta, Willie and Eric Church: Ringo Starr and John Goodman pay tribute to “King of the Road” Roger Miller, too

It’s not just Dolly, Loretta, Willie and Eric Church: Ringo Starr and John Goodman pay tribute to “King of the Road” Roger Miller, too

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesLate Country Music Hall-of-Famer Roger Miller is the focus of an all-star, multi-genre, two-disc tribute coming August 31. In addition to country stars like Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn, Emmylou Harris, Ronnie Dunn, Kacey Musgraves, and Alison Krauss, Beatles legend Ringo Starr and alternative rock bands Toad the Wet Sprocket and Cake also contribute songs to the project. Brad Paisley covers one of Miller’s signature tunes, “Dang Me,” while his…

Walker Hayes set to resume his touring schedule next Wednesday

Walker Hayes set to resume his touring schedule next Wednesday

Monument/Arista NashvilleWalker Hayes will head back to work next Wednesday, as he resumes his touring schedule after the loss of his seventh child. His first date will be June 27 at Summerfest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, according to a post on his socials. All his subsequent concerts are set to go on as well. On June 6, Walker was forced to…

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