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2014-08-28 12:25:18

New family getaway serves up country music, southern cuisine and an inside look at the city that inspired the critically acclaimed ABC show Nashville BURBANK, Calif., Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adventures by Disney, a leader in guided group travel, has brought families together while touring exciting destinations on six continents since 2005. Now Adventures by Disney offers a new Nashville vacation, exploring the best of what Music City has to offer....

2014-05-15 12:28:55

'THE BIG INTERVIEW' Airs at 9pE, Leading in to the Live "Volunteer Jam" Featuring Performances By Daniels, Blackhawk, and The Outlaws LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern style comes to AXS TV this Memorial Day weekend, as the home of live music events presents a special evening with country icon Charlie Daniels. The night begins with an all-new episode of THE BIG INTERVIEW, hosted by legendary newsman Dan Rather, at 9pE, discussing Daniels' legendary life and career....

2014-04-17 08:26:30

NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Rock Stars of Bluegrass," Dailey & Vincent, in partnership with Springer Mountain Farms and the Ryman Auditorium (http://ryman.com/bluegrass), announce the launch of a special fan-engaging sweepstakes in conjunction with the duo's performance July 17, 2014 during Bluegrass Nights at the famed Ryman Auditorium. The sweepstakes officially launched April 8, 2014 at 3 p.m. CDT and offers an exclusive Nashville experience prize pack to...

2013-08-30 23:19:33

48th annual show to air on ABC television stations across the country this Sunday. TUCSON, Ariz., (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The Grand Ole Opry will be showcased this weekend on the MDA Show of Strength Telethon when an Opry performance by hit-maker Luke Bryan is aired on the 48th annual show, Sunday, Sept. 1, 9/8c, on ABC television stations across the country. During the two-hour broadcast, Bryan sings one of his early hits "Country Man" as part of the telethon, which in the past...

2013-07-30 23:02:42

Partnership with Website Movers Enhances ZeroLag’s Client On-boarding Experience Sherman Oaks, CA (PRWEB) July 30, 2013 The first name in managed hosting services (http://www.zerolag.com) partners with WSM - Website Movers International - to streamline the migration process for its clients. Advantages of this Partnership With ZeroLag’s expanding client base, it was important to secure a partnership with an industry leading company that specializes in understanding the layered process...

2013-03-06 23:01:07

Country music artist Josh Turner granted the wish of a 75-year-old fan on hospice care with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Grand Ole Opry and a private meeting. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 Kenneth McNeil, 75, knows just about every country artist of the past seven decades. He can sing along to almost every song, but pays special attention to Josh Turner - "the young one who sounds like Johnny Cash." "He's got that nice deep voice," McNeil said, comparing Turner to the late Cash....

2012-12-15 05:04:03

Non-profit announces holiday fundraisers with country artist Brittany Spriggs and Gaylord Opryland® Resort's Hall of Trees Nashville, Tenn. (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 Buddy Care Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides financial assistance to dog owners that can´t afford critical medical care for canine companions in need, invites dog lovers everywhere to celebrate the magic of Christmas through a pair of unique holiday fundraisers. On Sunday, December 16 at...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'