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  • My #8 CD of 2011 - Lady A

    There was sure a lot of high expectations when it came time for Lady Antebellum to release their third CD "We Own The Night" and I think they did a brilliant job of showcasing what they do so well. For me, this CD isn't breaking any new ground for the band but it's really solidifying their place in country music. Now, that said, I don't hear this is as a very "country" sounding CD. Definitely much more pop sounding than country sounding.

  • My #9 CD of 2011 - Luke Bryan

    I think "Tailgates and Tanlines" is definitely his best CD yet. I'll admit it - I find "Country Girl" to be probably my biggest guilty pleasure of the year. The song really doesn't have much lyrical value but it's fun and there's something about the feel of that song that just draws me in. That said, I'm way to old to be shaking it for anyone.

  • My #10 CD - Brad Paisley

    BRAD PAISLEY - This is Country Music

  • Buddy's Top Ten Resolutions for 2012

    Buddy and I thought it would be good to set some goals for 2012. So after a lengthy discussion here is what he came up with...

  • Picking out my Top 5 songs is TOUGH!!!!

    When you think about all the songs released this year - it's really hard to pick your Top 5. Part of the problem I have with picking out songs is when a song is released early in the year, I'm kind of burned out on it by the end of the year! And it's also one of those things that the more you think about it, the more you change your mind! So by posting this, I'm committing to it.

  • How To Wrap A Cat For Christmas

    This makes me laugh! And I can't figure out how they got their cat to go along with this!!! Enjoy!

  • Need to wrap a cat for Christmas???

    This makes me laugh! And I can't figure out how they got their cat to go along with this!!! Enjoy!

  • Dustin Lynch - Remember that name...

    One thing I absolutely love about my job is meeting the new artists. They take new artists around on what they call a "radio tour" which is exactly what you think it is. They take them to stations to meet the program director (my boss) and the music director (ME!). So when you hear about me talking about "conference room concerts" or "basement concerts", those are the new artists trying to break into country music.

  • Deck the Halls by a chorus of animals!

    I can't believe this isn't one of those videos that you've seen 100 times by now. It's so cute!!!!

  • Check out Jerrod Niemann video on our Video Page!!!

    Have you ever checked out our video page???? We have ALL kinds of videos on this page - click on my name and you'll see video of Jerrod Niemann's in-studio visit yesterday. Click on the "concerts" tab and see video from some of our amazing Basement Concerts!

  • The only thing better than a video with dogs and babies is...

    ...a video with dogs and LAUGHING babies!!! This will make you smile.

  • This will make you cry and touch your heart

    I had several people send me this video and I did NOT want to watch it because I knew it would make me cry. And it did. But I think it's important to know that dogs are used for product testing and these are dogs that had never lived outside of a kennel - in fact they have never been outside. Grab a Kleenex!

  • Do you need help this Christmas???

    If you need help getting gifts for your children this Christmas DO NOT WAIT to apply for assistance! Operation Holiday is accepting applications for assistance but only through this Friday. Don't wait until it's too late - here is the information about Operation Holiday:

  • One of many things I am thankful for...

    I am so thankful for my little Buddy and my good health!

  • My visit to James Stroud's studio!

    When I got the invitation to go to James Stroud's studio in Nashville I thought it was a basic tour of the studio - which I thought would be really cool. I mean the guy has played with everyone from Ike and Tina to Elton John; he discovered Toby Keith; he's produced a zillion amazing records you have in your collection AND has produced 130 NUMBER ONE songs. Not 130 "hit" songs - NUMBER ONE SONGS!

  • What a few days!

    Boy, I don't even know where to start!

  • Carol's Speed Interview Session!!!!

    So how many interviews can a girl do in a day??? I think I discovered that it's 30. That's how many I did yesterday. I said yesterday it was like I got hit with a Radio Interview Freight Traine!

  • Hello from Nashville!!!

    Whew!

  • Spread the word - free cats and kittens this Saturday!

    The Kansas Humane Society is offering FREE cats and kittens this Saturday! They have more than 50 cats and kittens that need to find homes - because sadly, they need to make room for more cats. So you can take home a new family member this Saturday for free.

  • Seriously - how can people be so cruel???????

    See this precious kitten????

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