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Join Us in Spreading the Holiday Cheer For the D.J. Jacobetti Home For Veterans’ Christmas is for Veterans Event

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Marquette, MI  –  November 29, 2017  –  We’re just under a month away from the annual Christmas is for Veterans event at the D.J. Jacobetti Home For Veterans. Sunny.FM has participated in Christmas is for Veterans for years – it’s one of our favorite holiday traditions! Each year we reach out to all of our […]

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It’s never been better to be “Outta Style”: Aaron Watson rolls out live video from RodeoHouston

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ABC/Image Group LAAaron Watson‘s already enjoyed a nearly-twenty-year career on the Texas music scene, but his latest single, “Outta Style,” will go down as the song that broke him through through to the country mainstream.

The lead track from Watson’s Vaquero album is just steps away from the top-ten, but if you check out the video of Aaron’s performance last March at RodeoHouston, it’s clear folks in the Lone Star State already knew “Outta Style” was a hit.

Aaron’s music video was part of a ten-camera shoot in front of a crowd of more …read more

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For LOCASH, it “Don’t Get Better Than” ringing in the New Year in NYC

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ABC/Image Group LACMA Vocal Duo of the Year nominees LOCASH will welcome 2018 by playing the Opry — except they won’t be in Nashville, they’ll be in New York City.

Preston Brust and Chris Lucas will do two concerts on December 31 at Opry City Stage, which opens this Friday on Times Square in New York City. The new four-story venue at 1604 Broadway will include restaurants, retail and performance spaces, all of which will function as the Grand Ole Opry’s first “home away from home.”

Tickets for the New Year’s Eve shows are available now …read more

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Gretchen Wilson – “Summertime Town” 103-FXD Song of the Day

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Gretchen Wilson – “Summertime Town” 103-FXD Song of the Day

Marquette, Michigan – November 29th, 2017 – Gretch Wilson – “Summertime Town” is your new music add and song of the day for this Friday on 103-FXD! Gretchen Wilson – “Summertime Town” is a powerful new song and can be heard today on 103-FXD. #1 in NEW Country – 103-FXD and WFXD.com! Be sure to […]

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The Ballad of Sally Rose? Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer Emmylou Harris writes her memoirs

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Courtesy of getTV/SonyWhile she’s best known for crafting signature tunes like “Boulder to Birmingham,” Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer Emmylou Harris is now turning her attention to another kind of writing.

“I’m actually trying to work on a memoir,” the 1980 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year tells ABC Radio. “Over the years I’ve been asked, and finally I thought, ‘You know probably, because of where I find myself and the wonderful life I’ve had, somebody’s gonna write my life story, and I would prefer that it be me.’”

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Country star trivia

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Comstock/ThinkstockThough Country-Music-Hall-of-Famer Emmylou Harris is currently working on her memoirs, this 1985 concept album is also loosely based on her life. Can you name it? ANSWER: The Ballad of Sally Rose.

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“The Long Way” leads to Brett Eldredge’s first headlining tour

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Warner Music NashvilleBrett Eldredge is taking “The Long Way” on his first tour as a headliner.

The Illinois native will launch his initial trek as a marquee name in April, with “All on Me” hitmaker Devin Dawson and newcomer Jillian Jaqueline opening. The 11-date run takes its name from Brett’s latest single.

“I have been very fortunate to be on some massive tours in my career,” Brett reflects, “but my first major solo headlining tour is something I have wanted to give to my fans for a long time! I cannot wait!”

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Brett Eldredge lends his “Glow” to the lighting of New York’s Rockefeller Center tree

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ABC/Mark LevineBrett Eldredge traveled to New York City last year to record his big band Christmas album, Glow. Tonight, he returns to the Big Apple to sing at the annual lighting of New York’s famed Rockefeller Center Christmas tree.

But once the city’s most famous tree is lit, Brett won’t be heading back to Nashville. He’ll be sticking around to play a special yuletide show on Friday.

“I’m playing a show at Irving Plaza for Christmas this year, which is gonna be really exciting, on December 1,” he explains, referring to the small, yet legendary, New York …read more

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Nashville notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockMichael Ray is the new brand ambassador for GIVN Water. The company provides a day of clean water for those in need for every bottle they sell.

Danielle Bradbery will mark the release of her sophomore album, I Don’t Believe We’ve Met, on Friday with a performance on the Today show. You can catch the 2013 winner of The Voice in the 9 a.m. hour of the NBC show.

Sara Evans is set to guest December 19 on The Chew. You can catch the show weekdays at 1 p.m. ET on ABC.

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Marquette’s Big Game of the Week: Redmen Travel to Escanaba For Game Two in Hockey

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Marquette, MI – November 28, 2017 – The Marquette Redmen Hockey team is playing their season game of the season tonight and hoping for another win. Last week the team played in Houghton bringing on the first W of the season. The Redmen are on their way to Escanaba to face the the Eskymos, who […]

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