Toby Keith

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Stagecoach 2013 Announced: Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum and Zac Brown to Headline

    The line-up for Stagecoach 2013 was announced this morning. The annual cowboy extravaganza returns to the Empire Polo Club in Indio, April 26-28.Heavyweight headliners include Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum and Zac Brown. The festival, now in it's seventh year goes on sale Saturday, October 20 at 10 a. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    Top 10 Black Artists Who Should Go Country

    [Editor's note: Country Time is a new biweekly column for our sister music blog in Seattle, celebrating that city's favorite musical genre: mainstream country.]  By: Mike SeelySee Also:*Kanye West and 50 Cent's 9/11/07 Album Showdown Revisited*Five Artists (Besides Lil Wayne) Who Think New York ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    Alex's Bar 12 Year Anniversary Celebration with Reigning Sound and the Strange Boys

    Reigning Sound - Meg Strouse​Reigning Sound, The Strange Boys, Thee Carmons, & Death Hymn Number 9January 27, 2012Alex's BarCheck out more pictures in our slideshow here!Alex's Bar, LBC's favorite punk watering hole, celebrated its 12th birthday last night with an adverse lineup of punk/surf/r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2011

    On The Line: Kevin Nagano Of Sage Cafe, Part One

    Photo by Meranda Carter​Kevin Nagano specialized in front of the house operations before he chose to open his own space. Armed with a single griddle and a pocketful of well-crafted recipes, he's changing the way diners think about salads, sandwiches and soups. This week, On The Line chats with the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Willie Nelson at the House of Blues in Anaheim Last Night

    Andrew Youssef/OC Weekly​Click here to see the slideshow!Willie NelsonJan. 19, 2011House of Blues, AnaheimWillie Nelson is a living legend. Hailed as a country outlaw, Nelson made headlines late last year for being arrested in Texas for possession of marijuana. Seriously, who arrests Willie Nelson ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2011

    Schooners Sail Into British Pubs

    Flickr user johnsu01​ You know what's great about America? We can go into a bar and order a draft beer served in whatever size we want because it's a free country. You want a mug or a pint, sweetie? A big liter stein?How about a yard-long glass with its own kickstand? Not big enough? Let's get a g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    5 Songs So Stupid, Natasha Leggero Can't Believe It's Considered Music

    ​Natasha Leggero has been hitting the stand-up scene for years while maintaining ample face time on such favorites as Chelsea Lately, Reno 911, and voicing Callie Maggotbone on Ugly Americans. It's no wonder Natasha was tapped to be a judge on the upcoming season of Last Comic Standing--this woman ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2009

    Please Allow Me To Introduce Myself

    ​I've been bear-hugged by Gnarls Barkley's Cee-Lo Green. Talked politics with Toby Keith. Sat with Norah Jones just weeks after her multi-platinum debut dropped and killed a pint of Bushmills with AC/DC singer Brian Johnson. All of this went down during the past decade while writing for Florida ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2009

    Two-for-One tickets today

    Just got this email regarding two-for-one tickets on sale only today. Here's the info I was sent. HALF PRICE TICKETS; Get 2 for the Price of 1 -- Tomorrow! -- Starting at 12:01 midnight on Wednesday, July 22 for 24 hours: -- A pair of lawn tickets to participating Live Nation amphitheate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    Live Nation Going 'All-In' Today

    The Fray kicking back.Sure, it's fun to hate Live Nation for being a giant corporation that seems to control every big concert tour in the world, but they're making it pretty tough to do so this summer. Since starting "no service fee Wednesdays" last month, they've (as one might guess) dropped those ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2008

    Hitsville: The Year in Music, by the Numbers

    You don't need a half-wit music critic to tell you it's been a remarkable year for America, one historians will be discussing and researching for centuries to come. War, financial collapse, politics, technology: All have been dinner-table topics for many Americans. Racial barriers in 2008 were de ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    Stephen Colbert on This Fall's New Albums

    From last night's "Colbert Report": Stephen takes on Evolver by John Legend, That Don't Make Me A Bad Guy by Toby Keith, and of course, the once-elusive, now-ubiquitous Chinese Democracy. Sure, it's just a thinly veiled plug for his Christmas special on Sunday, but it's worth it for the iTunes cover ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 6, 2008
  • Blogs

    October 26, 2008

    Crystal Antlers Score EW Mention

    Long Beach's Crystal Antlers, who this year already netted an 8.5 on Pitchfork for their self-released EP (which was subsequently sntached up by Touch and Go) and just last night played the Bowery Ballroom in NYC as part of the CMJ Music Marathon, saw their good buzz streak continue with a mention i ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 22, 2007

    Seeing the Light

    Hank Williams: Lost Highway sets the woods on fire

  • Features

    December 28, 2006

    Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music

    Nine reasons to give mainstream country a chance

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Radical Chick

    You cant tell Natalie Maines to Shut Up & Sing

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    We Forget

    Five years after 9/11, Cornel Bonca finds your memory wandering around Vegas

  • Music

    February 2, 2006

    Get Out!

    Good Place to Die: Feb. 2 - Feb. 9

  • Columns

    October 13, 2005
  • Unknown

    August 11, 2005
  • Music

    July 21, 2005

    Revenge of the Rednecks

    There was a time when Southern rock was a reveille for radicals

  • Music

    May 12, 2005

    Corn Dont Go

    I See Hawks in L.A. grow it organically

  • Music

    April 29, 2004

    I Steel Them From You!

    10 Mexican-bashing songs from the rock & roll canon

  • Music

    August 7, 2003
  • Music

    July 24, 2003

    Remember the Maines

    The Dixie Chicks vs. the galoot Gestapo

  • Columns

    April 17, 2003

    The Last Resort

    Iraq is rocked, but our desert rocks

  • Unknown

    April 3, 2003
  • Culture

    April 3, 2003

    Casualties of War

    Cal State Fullertons A Piece of My Heart