Comedian Kurt Braunohler is the kind of kind of sweet goofball that standup is supposed to chew up and spit into a half-eaten basket of comedy club chicken wings. But as well as finding a niche as a headlining comic, the ex-Brooklynite is becoming a comedy switch-hitter who is very busy--the magical ... More >>
If Mitt Romney won't tell you which need to be closed, we will
Michael Becker/FOXThis week's endless two-hour American Idol was the annual show where the three remaining contestants all return to their hometowns to wave out of car windows at screaming children. It's an annual Idol ritual, and it really goes a lot way toward proving just how completely al ... More >>
Please, Jacob Lusk, stick around as long as possible. CREDIT: Ray Mickshaw/FOX.This was the first week we really got to see a lot of Interscope honcho Jimmy Iovine, whose role on American Idol is supposedly to mentor all the kids, but it's already clear he's only going to show up for five-min ... More >>
A country star critics can love, with Obama-era tendencies Music Row can tolerate
He may be the greatest artist of the '00s. Don't tell the Dixie Chicks.
Shooter Jennings de-sissifies modern country, wearily and warily
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Hey, punk, where're you goin' with that flower in your hair? I'm goin' out to Nashville!
A good young soldier, fresh from the Baghdad front, produces some compelling country music about the war
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