August 19, 2009 RSS feed / Entertainment

Chuck Johnson, Friends to perform at Jenkins festival

For the past two years the Jenkins Homecoming Days Festival has had one constant that has become a crowd favorite. Chuck Johnson's presence has given the event a level of professionalism that others may only wish for. More...

To perform

South Mountain Boys will perform at 7:30 p.m., August 22, at The Country Cabin II in Norton, Va. The facility is located across Alternate Rte. 58 from the original Country Cabin, 1 1/ 2 miles west of Norton. More...

'Madden NFL 10' is best yet

Game review

Football fans have grown accustomed to spending their Sundays in front of gigantic high-def TVs, and they can't just drop their visual expectations when the game goes virtual. EA Sports exceeds those expectations with "Madden NFL 10" ($59. More...

Joe Henry excels

Audio review

Joe Henry, "Blood From Stars" (Anti-) Reviewing "Blood From Stars" is daunting because Joe Henry has already done so eloquently in a three-page essay included in the liner notes. More...

Jam Room Junkies to perform at Jenkins festival

Forget about the negative connotation of the word 'junkie' and concentrate on the positive definition as those who have an insatiable devotion to a cause. More...

Blue Highway to play at Appalshop

WMMT's Bluegrass Express Live will present, once again, Blue Highway at the Appalshop Theater in downtown Whitesburg, on Thursday, Sept. 17. Doors will open at 7 p.m., and the performance will start at 7:30 p.m. More...

Coming events

This guide is published by The Mountain Eagle as a public service to help keep readers informed about entertainment events within driving distance of Letcher County. All dates are subject to change. More...

Kiss releasing new album at Walmart

NEW YORK Walmart is being embraced with a Kiss. The veteran pop metal group, Kiss, is joining a growing list of classic acts putting out new music through the world's largest retailer. More...

Tyme to play at Hemphill

East KY Tyme, a country bluegrass band, will perform at the Hemphill Community Center Friday, Aug. 21, from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. For more information, call Astor Taylor, (606) 633-2708, or visit www.eastkytyme.com. More...