Articles Posted in the News Category

  • OFFSTAGE: Nashville Men Can’t Tell Country From Colors

    OFFSTAGE: Nashville Men Can’t Tell Country From Colors

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) The guys on Nashville are good at a lot of things: sex, scandal,…

  • Jason Aldean Owns the Crowd at Madison Square Garden Debut

    Jason Aldean Owns the Crowd at Madison Square Garden Debut

    NEW YORK CITY — With all the time Jason Aldean seems to be spending in New York City lately, local fans are likely to try sneaking his name onto the ballot for this year’s mayoral…

  • Country Radio Seminar’s New Faces Show Among the Best Ever

    Country Radio Seminar’s New Faces Show Among the Best Ever

    The New Faces Show that concluded Country Music Seminar Friday night (March 1) at the Nashville Convention Center was the most entertaining one in recent memory — and not just because of a certain surprise…

  • OFFSTAGE: Why Is Kenny Chesney Being a "Good Boy"?

    OFFSTAGE: Why Is Kenny Chesney Being a "Good Boy"?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Maybe I’m reading too much into this. But at an impromptu show Sunday…

  • Wind Advisory

    The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory which is in effect from 9 until 6 this evening.  Southerly winds are forecast at 20 to 30 MPH. These winds could make driving and boating…

  • Severe Weather Awareness Week

    March 3rd through the 9th is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Texas. We talked with Walker County Emergency Management Coordinator Butch Davis about the event on “Around Town” Sunday . . . . DAVIS#1-3-1-13 In…

  • Festival Inspiracion–Update on Music

    Recently we’ve informed you about various art-oriented activities during Festival Inspiracion that kicks off this week. SHSU Professor Sergio Ruiz now updates us on some of the musical activities getting underway for this great event…

  • Main Street Spring-Clean of the Square Seeking Volunteers

    The Main Street Program will be hosting the 9th Annual Spring-Clean of the Square on Saturday, March 23rd, from 9 AM to 1 PM. Main Street intern and SHSU Political Science Junior Fellow, Jessica Rodriguez,…

  • “Let’s Talk” Event Scheduled this Month

    SHSU Associate Director of Communications Julia May informs us that the university will present “Let’s Talk,” an evening of conversation with experts in their field, on March 21st in the Lowman Student Center ballroom .…

  • OFFSTAGE: Little Big Town Rooting for Kree Harrison

    OFFSTAGE: Little Big Town Rooting for Kree Harrison

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) We already know what Keith Urban thinks of American Idol contestant Kree Harrison.…