The old adage every ending is a new beginning was never truer than in the career of Kix Brooks. After spending 20 years as half of country music's hottest duo, Brooks and Dunn, Kix's life didn't slow down when they retired the act in 2012. In our exclusive interview, he talks about his new movie project, 'Ambush at Dark Canyon' and how a guy named Leon Eric Brooks gets the name Kix.
Ronnie Dunn has made no secret of his distaste for corporate or conglomerate radio. Now he is hinting that former partner Kix Brook's involvement with the syndicated American Country Countdown show may have been a big reason for the duo's split. He addressed the issue on his Facebook page.
The "Frog Days Of Summer" have really rolled by, and today's the last day of the 2013 "Great New York State Fair" in Syracuse. My daughter and I went to the fair last week and had a great time. So, if you haven't been yet, today is your last chance this year. And, Kix Brooks on stage tonight. Check out the details.
Faith Hill, Vince Gill, Amy Grant and Kix Brooks are some of the stars lending their voices to song written by some special writers. 'Everybody Has a Story' features tracks by patients at a Nashville children's hospital. It was created through the Music Therapy Program at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt. The album will be released May 14th with proceeds going to the therapy
Working in radio, we receive a lot of perks. From concert tickets and backstage passes, to CD's and autographed pictures. Today, I received one of the coolest perks I've seen in awhile. Kix Brooks, who's working on a solo career since Brooks & Dunn broke up, found a unique way to promote his new song 'Moonshine Road.' He sent a bottle of wine from his Arrington Vineyard. He also included a
High Valley fans are proving to be some of the most tenacious in country music. The trio's following has moved their new love song 'Love You for a Long Time' to a third straight round of Showdown voting. After topping hits from Little Big Town and Clay Walker, they'll be up against another modern legend on Thursday and Thursday night on Taste of Country Nights radio.
As Kix Brooks relaxes on a tour bus rolling towards Phoenix, Ariona. for another show without longtime touring partner Ronnie Dunn, he admits that his fans have no idea what to expect from him. There's an anxious moment between the dimming of the lights and the first thump of the kick drum that's not unlike the few tenuous seconds before a first date. You knock, hear foot steps approaching and hol
There's a new Showdown champion. Gary Allan's fans united and took his new single 'Every Storm (Runs Out of Rain)' to the next round with heavy online voting and phone input at Taste of Country Nights. The hopeful ballad doubled up 'Don't Ya' by Brett Eldredge on Friday night. Today, Allan will face a country legend.
It's a heavyweight showdown on this week's edition of New Music Monday. Toby Keith and Kix Brooks both have new songs out, give them a listen and vote for your favorite at the bottom. The winner gets featured during today's Drive at 5.