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The Allman Brothers Band In Concert At The Beacon Theatre
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Rock Legend Gregg Allman Dies at 69 [VIDEOS]

In my opinion, it's among the most distinct guitar sounds in the history of music. If I were to hear it in something I've never before heard, I'd immediately know it was Gregg Allman.

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Facebook/Fetta
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Fetta Will Host Battle for the Big O Audition Thursday [Rules]

The Battle for the Big O resumes this week in downtown in Owensboro.  Fetta Specialty Pizza will host our second audition and you're encouraged to come on down and compete for a chance to win $1000 and the right to open the 2017 Big O Music Fest, July 8th at Reid's Orchard.

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Billy Ray Cyrus Coming to Victory Theatre in Evansville

Billy Ray Cyrus is coming to Evansville!

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Artist rendering of Bill Monroe Museum
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Bill Monroe Museum Groundbreaking Monday in Rosine

Discussions and plans of building a museum dedicated to the father of Bluegrass music are finally coming to fruition. Bill Monroe will have a museum in his honor in his hometown of Rosine in Ohio County.

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Home Free via YouTube
Home Free via YouTube
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Home Free Makes a Return to Henderson [VIDEO]

Fresh off a huge European tour, Home Free is making a return to the tri-state for 'A Country Christmas' at the Preston Arts Center. I know 'Home Fries' like me couldn't be happier about this announcement!

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Former WBKR Morning Show Host Moon Mullins Dies [Photo]

I have some sad news to share this afternoon.  Moon Mullins, my former morning show cohost here at WBKR, has passed away.

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50th Academy Of Country Music Awards - Show
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Kelly Clarkson Will Join “The Voice” as a Coach in 2018

As you read earlier this week, ABC is bringing American Idol back. You also may have heard season one winner and superstar Kelly Clarkson would be joining the judging panel. Well Idol fans, it's not to be.

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Carrie Underwood
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‘American Idol’ Making a Return [VIDEO]

I was listening to the news this morning and heard that 'American Idol' would be making a return! How exciting is this? Will we have another Carrie, Kellie, Scotty, Trent or Lauren in our future? I sure hope so!

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Photo by Steven Critchelow
Photo by Steven Critchelow
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Battle for the Big O Auditions Kick Off at Bar-B-Q Festival [Rules]

The tristate's premiere talent contest, The Battle for the Big O, returns THIS Saturday.  We are holding our first audition of the season at the International Bar-B-Q Festival in downtown Owensboro.  It's going to be an amazing day and it gives YOU the chance to perform at the Bar-B-Q Fest AND get a shot at winning $1,000 and opening the 2017 Big O Music Fest at Reid's Orchard, July 8th.

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Dream Copy Photography
Dream Copy Photography
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The 2017 Battle for the Big O Audition Dates Set [Official Rules]

The tristate's premiere talent contest, The Battle for the Big O, returns!  It's your chance to win $1,000 and open the 2017 Big O Music Festival starring Cole Swindell, Colt Ford, Craig Campbell, Tucker Beathard, Dylan Scott and more.  The audition dates for this year's competition are set and we are convinced this is going to be our most exciting audition season ever!

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Eatertain us via YouTube
Eatertain us via YouTube
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Listen to Shania Twain’s New Single Life’s About to Get Good [Video]

Look what I found!  It's a video of Shania Twain performing her brand new song for the first time!  And this performance (from Stagecoach) literally just hit the internet!  Check it out!  It's called "Life's About to Get Good" and Shania says "it's an optimistic, happy song!"  I gotta be honest.  I'm digging it.

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Charles Kelley In Concert - New York, New York
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Win A Trip To The 2017 CMA Music Fest With Maren Morris

WBKR and Sony Music Nashville have teamed up to give our listeners a chance to hang with Maren Morris at the 2017 CMA Music Festival!

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