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Kara Grey Wilson Qualifies for Battle for The Big O Finale [Video]

Last Saturday, Kara Grey Wilson took the stage at Towne Square Mall, grabbed the mic and blasted her way into the finals of The Battle for The Big O.  Watch her take on the classic "House of the Rising Sun."  This is GREAT!

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Jacob Lawalin Qualifies for WBKR’s Battle for The Big O Finale [Video]

Magnet, Indiana is home to the magnetic Jacob Lawalin.  And Saturday, he took the stage at WBKR's Battle for The Big O finale and our judges loved him.  Jacob finished 4th out of 16 Battle hopefuls and earned his spot in our Battle finale coming up August 24th.  And he did it with this performance of Thomas Rhett's "Something to Do with My Hands."  Check it out!

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American Idol’s Brandy Neelly Qualifies for WBKR’s Battle for The Big O Finale [Video]

American Idol star Paul Jolley competed in WBKR's Battle for The Big O then went on to make the show's Top Ten.  Jenny Beth Willis competed in the Battle and the next year made it all the way to Idol's Top 20 girls.  Now another Idol hopeful has found her way to us.  Check out Brandy Neelly, who showed up Saturday at Towne Square Mall for Day Three of our Battle auditions, and blasted her way into the finals with this mesmerizing performance of "Up to the Mountain."  Watch!

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Headed South Qualifies for WBKR’s Battle for The Big O Finale [Video]

Central City, Kentucky is representing in this year's Battle for The Big O competition.  Over the weekend at Towne Square Mall, the trio Headed South took the stage and gave this amazing performance of Little Big Town's "Your Side of the Bed."  Take a look!

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Battle for the Big O Auditions Today at Towne Square Mall

Are you ready to take the stage?  You think you have what it takes to stand on the Big O Music Fest stage . . . in front of thousands . . . and kick off the 2013 Big O Music Fest starring Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Love & Theft, Colt Ford, Lo Cash Cowboys, Kristen Kelley and WBKR's Jaclyn Graves?  Well, The Battle for the Big O continues TODAY and $1,000 is up for grabs!  Join us at Towne Square Mall this afternoon for your chance to qualify for the our Battle for The Big O finale coming up August 24th!  If you can sing, sing and play guitar, or have a musical group or band, we are looking for YOU!

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Love & Theft’s “If You Ever Get Lonely” [VIDEO]

Big O Music Fest artist Love & Theft's latest single "If You Ever Get Lonely" tackles a topic we all know too much about... the one that got away. I really like the song, but after seeing the video, I'm starting to LOVE it!

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Hayley Beth Qualifies for Battle for The Big O Finals [Video]

Jaclyn and I had a hunch we should lower the age limit for The Battle for The Big O!  And 13-year-old Hayley Beth from Hancock County showed up at our round one auditions Saturday at Trunnell's Farm Market and proved, instantly, that we made the right call.  Check out her version of Maggie Rose's song "Better."  This kid is GREAT!

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Boys of Broad Qualify for Battle for The Big O Finale [Video]

Muhlenberg County is gonna be proud of these guys.  The band Boys of Broad came to Trunnell's Farm Market on Saturday to audition for The Battle for The Big O.  And, they made it through the first round and have qualified for the big finale, Saturday, August 24 at Diamond Lake.  Check out their audition and see how Boys of Broad qualified for the main event!

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2012 Battle Champion Brian Hart (photo from Danny Beeler/HeartoftheCityDesign.com)
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The Battle for the Big O Returns: Official Rules and Audition Locations

Are you ready to take the stage?  You think you have what it takes to stand on the Big O Music Fest stage . . . in front of thousands . . . and kick off the 2013 Big O Music Fest starring Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Love & Theft, Colt Ford, Lo Cash Cowboys, Kristen Kelley and WBKR's Jaclyn Graves?  Well, The Battle for the Big O is back and $1,000 is up for grabs!  Audition locations are set!  Get them and official rules here at WBKR.com.  And be sure to check out this year's age limit.  It's been lowered!!

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Jac’s Big O Party: FREE Lunch From Tumbleweed & Big O Music Fest Tickets!

Today marks the first "Jac's Big O Party" of the year! We had a BLAST last year at this party series and hope you plan to join us on today!

I'll be broadcasting my Midday Show LIVE from right out in the front yard of the WBKR studios, brought to you by the Big O Music Fest. Join us for FREE Food and Giveaways!

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Kristen Kelly’s ‘He Loves to Make Me Cry’ Video Premieres [VIDEO]

I imagined that Kristen Kelly's video for "He Loves to Make Me Cry" would feature the singer standing behind a microphone like the torch singer that this song proves she can be.

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Win Tickets to the Big O Music Fest – Guess the Up-and-Coming Artist that Has Been Added to the Lineup!

Anybody want to go see Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Colt Ford and others...for FREE?!? Heck, even I know the answer to that question, ha! The Big O Music Fest rolls around again at Reid's Orchard on August 31st. We announced the line up live on WBKR this past Wednesday morning. Here's who you can catch at this years show; Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Colt Ford, Love & Theft, LoCash Cowboys, TBD and Me!!

Now, who or what is TBD?!? Well, there's another artist that, because of contract negotiations wasn't quite ready to be released when we announced the official line-up a few days ago.

Here's where you come into play. All you have to do to win the tickets to the show is correctly guess who the additional artist is! Yep, it's that easy! One person with the right answer will win!

Here are some clues for you:

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