Latest American Saturday Night Stories

2010-04-09 09:21:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Sea Ray Boats announced today that country music superstar Brad Paisley will headline the AquaPalooza 2010 Signature Event, which is scheduled for July 10 at The Reserve at Lake Travis near Austin, Texas. The event, hosted by Sea Ray and its local dealer Sail & Ski Center, will have Paisley performing in front of a crowd of thousands of concert-goers on boats. "AquaPalooza has become synonymous with great music and great times on the water,"...

2009-09-09 13:12:38

Brad Paisley led the list of finalists with six nods when the last round of nominations for The 43rd annual CMA Awards in Nashville were announced Wednesday. For the fourth year, the announcement of the final nominees in five of the 12 CMA Awards categories was made on ABC's Good Morning America. Darius Rucker and Lee Ann Womack delivered the news from the GMA studios in New York. The remaining categories were announced by Randy Houser on Insider Special Edition: 2009 CMA Awards Nominations...

2009-06-03 07:40:00

Social Advertising Community Will Promote Country Superstar's New Album SEATTLE, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In a first of its kind, Sony Music Nashville has partnered with social advertising community Zooppa to promote country music superstar Brad Paisley's latest release, American Saturday Night. Zooppa, the web's top destination for user-generated advertising, will host a competition to create ads featuring the title track from the album, American Saturday Night, which will be released on June...

Word of the Day
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'