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Oak Ridge Boys...

Tim McGraw shares loss and singer dies from ALS complications | Music City Minute

Tim McGraw has shared a devastation familial loss. McGraw took to social media to remember his Uncle Henry “Hank” Thomas McGraw. Turns out Uncle Hank, like his younger brother, Tug,  […]
6 hours ago
Denver Skyline...

Cooling centers open around Denver metro: What you need to know

As the triple-digit-heat wave moves in this weekend, those without access to air conditioning can visit one of the several cooling centers that will be open around the state. From […]
9 hours ago
John Mayer...

Ernest takes a break from touring and Zach Bryan releases album | Music City Minute

Ernest’s career is really taking off. However, he’s making a conscious effort to take care of his mental health. In an emotional statement, the “Flower Shops” singer announced he is […]
1 day ago
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Shelley Duvall, ‘The Shining’ star, dies at 75

“The Shining” star Shelley Duvall, who played opposite Jack Nicholson as Wendy Torrance in the film, was found unresponsive when her partner, Dan Gilroy, found her at 7 a.m. Thursday. […]
1 day ago
Billy Ray Cyrus...

Billy Ray Cyrus shares full-circle moment and Miranda Lambert breaks up fight | Music City Minute

Billy Ray Cyrus shared what he is calling a “full-circle moment” with his son, Braison. On July 6, Braison Cyrus made his Grand Ole Opry debut with pops by his […]
2 days ago
Morgan Wallen...

Morgan Wallen makes history in the UK and Wynonna Judd celebrates in Sin City | Music City Minute

While America was celebrating its independence from the British, Morgan Wallen was busy playing a massive show in Britain. Fifty thousand fans showed up on July 4 to see Wallen […]
3 days ago
Bald Eagle...

Denver Zoo’s 24-year-old bald eagle dies suddenly

Toano, Denver Zoo Conservation Alliance’s 24-year-old bald eagle, died unexpectedly last week on Wednesday, July 3. The announcement was made on DZCA’s social media channels Monday in a lengthy tribute […]
3 days ago
Fury guest found at Ren Fest....

Larkspur Renaissance Festival Sees Special Visitor

Larkspur – For the second weeknd in a row, the Renaissance Festival was punctuated with a large animal visit. Douglas County Sheriff Officers found an 80-pound black bear lounging under […]
3 days ago
Jake Owen...

Country Jam announces 2025 headliner and Jake Owen responds to disappointed fan | Music City Minute

Country Jam just wrapped up a few weeks ago, and promoters are already looking forward to 2025. Organizers have confirmed that Luke Bryan has been secured as one of the […]
4 days ago
Johnny and June Cash...

New Johnny Cash album released | Music City Minute

A new Johnny Cash album was released, and it kind of flew under the radar. “Songwriter” dropped on June 28. It features 11 deep-cut and previously unreleased recordings. One song […]
9 days ago
Miranda Lambert...

Chris Young shares insight behind his Greeley Stampede performance and Miranda Lambert breaks up fight | Music City Minute

Chris Young revealed that his father had a heart attack the same day of his Greeley Stampede performance. In a heartfelt post, Young said, “Colorado, I don’t even have the […]
10 days ago
Jason and Brittany...

Brittany Aldean injures her finger and Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban celebrate milestone | Music City Minute

Jason Aldean has opened up about his wife’s gnarly injury that she sustained while on their whirlwind Switzerland vacation. Aldean explains that Brittany was trying to navigate some steep steps […]
11 days ago
George Strait...

Thomas Rhett announces Las Vegas stint and Hollywood Walk of Fame announces honorees | Music City Minute

Thomas Rhett is going to be lighting up National Finals Rodeo week in Las Vegas. The “T-Shirt” singer announced his mini residency called “Thomas Rhett: Live in Las Vegas” will […]
14 days ago
Toby Keith Tribute...

Star-studded Toby Keith tribute set for July | Music City Minute

Grab your cowboy hats and red solo cups — one of the biggest tribute concerts ever is set to take place next month. The star-studded event will be called “Toby […]
15 days ago
Carly Pearce...

Carly Pearce’s diagnosis update and what fan threw at Morgan Wallen during concert | Music City Minute

It’s been one month since Carly Pearce revealed her diagnosis of pericarditis and she’s sharing an update with fans. The “Every Little Thing” singer said she is getting better every […]
16 days ago
John Denver...

John Denver’s Aspen house up for sale and Willie Nelson’s absence at Outlaw Music Festival | Music City Minute

Right now, you could own a beautiful piece of country music memorabilia if you have a few million dollars laying around. John Denver’s iconic Aspen home has been listed for […]
17 days ago
Trey Parker and Matt Stone...

Hollywood Walk of Fame grants star to ‘South Park’ creators

“South Park” creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker may have had their humble beginnings in the Colorado towns of Littleton and Conifer, respectively, but their names will soon be etched […]
17 days ago

New rare fossil on display at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science

“Juvenile” and “60 million years old” are not often descriptors that pertain to the same thing, but, luckily for the Denver Museum of Nature & Science, they do. In the […]
18 days ago
59th Academy of Country Music Awards - Press Room...

Details on Post Malone’s new album and Lainey Wilson’s contribution to ‘Twisters’ | Music City Minute

Post Malone has revealed the cover art and title of his forthcoming country album. The album will be called “F-1 Trillion.” Even though the full tracklist hasn’t been revealed, we […]
18 days ago
Mark Chestnutt...

Mark Chesnutt announces surgery and Kane Brown welcomes baby boy | Music City Minute

Brother Jukebox singer, Mark Chesnutt, has had to undergo emergency quadruple bypass surgery. Understandably, his tour calendar has been wiped so the honky-tonk country star can recuperate. In an emotional […]
21 days ago
Pauly Shore...

Pauly Shore chats with Tracy and Fizz

Pauly Shore joins Tracy and Fizz to discuss his upcoming shows at Comedy Works here in Denver with surprise guest Benji Aflalo. Kevin James on SNL, ‘The King of Queens’ […]
21 days ago

Corey Kent and Dasha hit career milestones | Music City Minute

Corey Kent has hit another high note in his career — his first headlining tour! The Black Bandana Tour will kick off in September in California and wrap up February […]
22 days ago
Big Boy...

‘Big Boy,’ largest operating steam train, scheduled to roll through Colorado this fall

The world’s largest operating steam locomotive, Union Pacific’s ‘Big Boy’ No. 4014, will grace Coloradans with its presence this fall in its second tour of the year as it passes […]
22 days ago
Carrie Underwood Family...

Fire on Carrie Underwood’s property and Luke Combs’ dadisms for Father’s Day | Music City Minute

Carrie Underwood and her family are safe following a fire that occurred on her remote Tennessee property. A statement posted by the Williamson Country Fire Rescue stated they responded to […]
24 days ago

Breckenridge discovers strange items during post-season cleanup

A pineapple, a gallon of barbecue sauce and an Invisalign retainer — what do these items have in common? Things that a skier or snowboarder might drop while on a […]
25 days ago
George Strait...

Morgan Wallen donates $100,000 and George Strait breaks another record | Music City Minute

Morgan Wallen is helping future generations enjoy and appreciate baseball as much as he does. The Morgan Wallen Foundation donated $100,000 toward renovation of two local baseball fields in Jefferson […]
25 days ago
Cole Swindell...

Cole Swindell confirms big life event | Music City Minute

On Saturday, June 8, Cole Swindell posted a cryptic message saying, “Last Single Saturday Night.” Now, we knew he was engaged to Courtney Little, and he announced that 2024 is […]
28 days ago
Father's Day...

Father’s Day events and activities in the Denver area

We’ve combed our sources and came up with eight things to do for Father’s Day in the Denver area that you may not know about. The Brown Palace Afternoon Tea […]
29 days ago
Dolly Parton...

Lainey Wilson reaches milestone and Dolly Parton speaks on new project | Music City Minute

Lainey Wilson’s dream since she was a little girl has finally come to fruition. The “Bell Bottom Country” singer is the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry. It was […]
29 days ago
Garth Brooks...

Carrie Underwood slips during her concert and large festival canceled | Music City Minute

I hope Carrie Underwood is feeling okay following a nasty spill at the Carolina Country Music Fest. The incident happened after country superstar finished her rain-drenched set. As she moved […]
1 month ago
Miranda Lambert...

Miranda Lambert suffers losses | Music City Minute

Miranda Lambert has shared heartbreaking news with fans. In the last six weeks, two of the best and most loyal friends she ever had “left this earth.” Those “gal pals,” […]
1 month ago
Terri Clark...

Terri Clark reveals why Blake Shelton moved on from his mullet | Music City Minute

Terri Clark revealed an interesting secret about Blake Shelton. For much of his early career, Blake rocked the long mullet. Many fans were surprised when he cut it off, with […]
1 month ago
KYGO Birthday Bash...

Birthday Bash | Jordan Davis Interview

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KYGO Birthday Bash...

Birthday Bash | Alana Springsteen Interview

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KYGO Birthday Bash...

Birthday Bash | Ashley Cooke Interview

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KYGO Birthday Bash...

Birthday Bash | Chase Matthew Interview

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KYGO Birthday Bash...

Birthday Bash | Mitchell Tenpenny Interview

Birthday Bash | Chayce Beckham Interview
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KYGO Birthday Bash...

Birthday Bash | Chayce Beckham Interview

Birthday Bash | Mitchell Tenpenny Interview
1 month ago
Darius Rucker...

Darius Rucker’s unlikely friendship and Jelly Roll’s lifestyle change motivator | Music City Minute

I love hearing about surprising friendships like Darius Rucker and Gene Simmons. Apparently, the music men have been thick as thieves for decades. The KISS front man even has a […]
1 month ago
Mitchell Tenpenny...

Tracy and Fizz talk with Mitchell Tenpenny, performing at Birthday Bash June 9

Mitchell Tenpenny, set to perform at KYGO’s Birthday Bash, talks all things Crocs, his inspirations in country music and his friendship with Jordan Davis with Tracy and Fizz. Birthday Bash, […]
1 month ago
Lainey Wilson...

Dwight Yoakam’s health scare and Lainey Wilson’s upcoming Vegas show | Music City Minute

Over the weekend, Dwight Yoakam experienced a medical emergency at the Railbird Festival in Lexington, Kentucky. A message posted by his team said the combination of heat and humidity caused […]
1 month ago
Hassie Harrison and Ryan Bingham...

Couple ties the knot and Riley Green’s X-factor | Music City Minute

Congratulations to Hassie Harrison and Ryan Bingham, the on-screen and real life couple tied the knot! In an interview with Vouge, Hassie admitted her mom is to thank for their […]
1 month ago
Jordan Davis...

Birthday Bash 2024 headliner: Jordan Davis

KYGO’s Birthday Bash, a concert celebrating the station’s 44 years as Denver’s number one for new country, will bring Jordan Davis, Mitchell Tenpenny, Chayce Beckham, Ashley Cooke, Alana Springsteen and […]
1 month ago
Carly Pearce...

Carly Pearce shares health update | Music City Minute

Carly Pearce has shared a startling health update. She took to social media to announce her diagnosis of pericarditis, which is essentially inflammation of the saclike tissue surrounding the heart. […]
1 month ago
George Strait...

Rolling Stone Country releases list of top 200 country songs | Music City Minute

In celebration of their 10th anniversary, Rolling Stone Country has released a list of the top 200 country songs of all time. From contemporary to legendary, the list has a […]
1 month ago
Jordan Davis...

Jordan Davis, Birthday Bash headliner, chats with Tracy and Fizz

Jordan Davis, the headliner of KYGO’s 2024 Birthday Bash, sits down with Tracy and Fizz to discuss his experience at the Academy of Country Music Awards, early music influences and […]
1 month ago
Zach Bryan...

Fans will get exclusive material at Zach Bryan’s concerts | Music City Minute

Zach Bryan is giving away free music! The Quittin’ Time Tour will be in the Mile High City in a little over two weeks. In a tweet, Bryan explained that […]
1 month ago
Van Halen...

What Lainey Wilson has on her rider and Wynonna Judd to perform in Colorado | Music City Minute

A few artists’ riders have become legendary. Riders are basically a list of requirements that a venue needs to fulfill for an act to perform. Van Halen had one with […]
2 months ago

Emmy Russell’s experience on American Idol and Luke Combs’ favorite albums | Music City Minute

Even though Emmy Russell, Loretta Lynn’s granddaughter, didn’t make it to the final three on American Idol, she learned a lot from her experience on the show. For example, how […]
2 months ago
Corpse Flower...

Corpse flower expected to bloom at Colorado State University

The excitement of the botanical community at Colorado State University is blossoming. A corpse flower in the Plant Growth Facility Conservatory on CSU’s campus in Fort Collins is showing signs […]
2 months ago
Dierks Bentley...

HARDY toys with adding to his family and artists join forces for Memorial Day music marathon | Music City Minute

HARDY and his wife, Caleigh, are making plans to expand their family. However, not quite in the way you might be thinking. In a recent interview, HARDY admitted that he […]
2 months ago
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Why you should not kill Miller moths even though you really want to

It is late spring in Colorado and that means later sunsets, more rain than snow, and of course, miller moth season! Now through June over a 5-6 week span will […]
2 months ago
Trisha Yearwood...

Country stars attend World Meeting on Human Fraternity Conference | Music City Minute

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood were invited to Rome, Italy, for the World Meeting on Human Fraternity Conference. The country couple were in the company of other high-profile change makers […]
2 months ago
Apple Store...

Apple could owe you money if you had an iPhone 7

Apple has settled a lawsuit from former iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus owners to the tune of $35 million. The lawsuit was due to various audio issues from the […]
2 months ago
Red Lobster...

Red Lobster auctions off items as a result of closures

Four people in Denver now own their very own Red Lobster fish tanks and more. Last week, 100 Red Lobster locations across the U.S. surprisingly closed their doors, including four […]
2 months ago
Luke Combs...

Academy of Country Music Awards recap | Music City Minute

The Academy of Country Music Awards was a rootin’-tootin’ good time! Ashely McBryde and Noah Reid had the audience in stitches with their parody songs. There was not a dry […]
2 months ago

The top spots in metro Denver for National BBQ Day

Happy National BBQ Day! Yelp has released a list of the “Top 100 BBQ Spots in the U.S.,” and of course Colorado has a few on the list. According to […]
2 months ago
Denver Broncos practice at Centura Health Training Center...

Denver Broncos release 2024 schedule

Well, the NFL released the league schedule for the upcoming season and here are some highlights. The excitement begins with the Denver Broncos’ first game in Seattle, possibly marking Bo […]
2 months ago
Denver Runner...

Denver Colfax Marathon returns this weekend

More than 21,000 runners are expected to participate in the 18th Denver Colfax Marathon this weekend. The races include a marathon, half marathon, 10 miler, 5K and the nation’s largest […]
2 months ago
Brantley and Amber Gilbert...

Thomas Rhett surprises his daughters and Brantley Gilbert makes big announcement | Music City Minute

Thomas Rhett and his wife, Lauren, had a big surprise for their daughters — this summer, the family will be traveling to Uganda. You might remember that is where the […]
2 months ago
Cody Johnson...

ACM Awards performances to include Cody Johnson

The Party of the Year will be thrown by the Academy of Country Music for the 59th edition of the ACM Awards. The event will air live on May 16 […]
2 months ago
Trail Ridge Road...

Scenic road in Colorado named one of the most distracting in nation

The Most Distracting Scenic Roads in the U.S.A.: Red Rock Scenic Byway, Arizona Las Vegas Strip, Nevada Blue Ridge Parkway, North Carolina Acadia Byway, Maine San Luis Obispo North Coast […]
2 months ago
Military Cemetery...

USAFA invites volunteers to place flags at cemetery

The U.S. Air Force Academy is inviting members of the public to honor Air Force veterans for Memorial Day by placing American flags at the USAFA cemetery. Volunteers can join […]
2 months ago
Bo Nix, Broncos...

Single-game Broncos tickets go on sale

The Denver Broncos have sold out 419 consecutive regular-season games dating back to 1970. Single-game tickets go on sale Wednesday, May 15. The Broncos said single-game tickets at Empower Field […]
2 months ago
Post Malone...

Luke Combs weighs in on ACM awards and speculation on Post Malone’s album title | Music City Minute

Luke Combs announced who he thinks should win the ACM Entertainer of the Year award. Luke himself is nominated for that category. However, taking himself out of the equation, he […]
2 months ago

Invasive carp found in Arvada pond

This reminded me of a made for TV science fiction movie. Thank goodness that they found them now, because it could have been really bad for the other fish. Colorado […]
2 months ago
Red Lobster Closures...

Red Lobster announces Colorado location closures

As of Monday, over 80 Red Lobster locations across at least 27 states were marked as “temporarily closed” on the restaurant’s website, including four in Colorado. This surprising news left […]
2 months ago
DJ Diesel...

Red Rocks announces Shaquille O’Neal concert

Some know Shaquille O’Neal as a four-time NBA champion, others know him as electronic music producer and performer, DJ Diesel. The latter, “DJ Diesel” being O’Neal’s DJ name, is perhaps […]
2 months ago
Red Rocks...

Red Rocks allows United Airlines cardholders to bid on tickets using points

Interesting news for concert lovers, as the official start of summer is almost upon us. United Airlines announced a new partnership with Red Rocks which will allow cardholders to use […]
2 months ago
Mark Wahlberg...

Blake Shelton takes on acting gig and the influence behind Scotty McCreery’s new album | Music City Minute

Blake Shelton is done with country music, because he’s a movie star now! Well, in his own mind. Shelton made the announcement during the 27th annual Keep Memory Alive – […]
2 months ago
Colorado License Plate...

Aurora Police crack down on vehicle registration violations

If you look at the registration stickers on cars in the metro area, you will see some that expired over three years ago. It’s an issue that officers are seeing […]
2 months ago
Lainey Wilson...

Lainey Wilson: KYGO’s Cheyenne Frontier Days artist of the week

Singer-songwriter Lainey Wilson, the 31-year-old who can take credit for seven number-one songs, a Grammy, six Country Music Association awards and six Academy of Country Music Awards, will perform at […]
2 months ago
Hiking Trail...

Two popular Colorado trails will be closed for the summer

Two popular trailheads at State Forest State Park, American Lakes and Michigan Ditch, will be closed for part of the summer until winter for pre-fire mitigation work. The City of […]
2 months ago

Colorado makes list of most dangerous states

Living here in Colorado, this is somewhat shocking. We may know that our state is expensive and popular, but according to a new report, Colorado is also one of the […]
2 months ago
Willie Nelson...

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson’s ties to country music | Music City Minute

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has revealed that his love of country music runs deep. He grew up listening to the greats like Hank Sr. and Hank Jr., Johnny Paycheck and […]
2 months ago
Jelly Roll and Bunnie...

Jelly Roll crosses item off his bucket list and Reba McEntire starts new project | Music City Minute

A while back, Jelly Roll made a promise to finish a 5k this year. He and his wife honored that promise by completing the 2Bears 5K at the Rose Bowl […]
2 months ago
Luke Combs...

Luke Combs’ eventful Pennsylvania concert | Music City Minute

A string of unforgettable events happened at a Luke Combs concert in Pennsylvania. A little girl named Jocelyn and her family were approached by a stranger. Little did they know, […]
2 months ago
Jason Aldean...

Tim McGraw’s gesture of kindness and Jason Aldean’s take on retirement | Music City Minute

Tim McGraw is an incredible human being. He’s been involved with the Make A Wish foundation for quite a while. Recently, the foundation approached him about a girl named Emily […]
2 months ago
Carrie Underwood...

Country artist puts out music using AI and Carrie Underwood welcomes new family member | Music City Minute

It’s official, Randy Travis has put out new music and fans are divided. This is a huge milestone for the country music icon, whose speech became very limited after his […]
2 months ago
United Airlines...

Fed up with the middle seat? How United Airlines is changing the game

United Airlines has introduced a fantastic new feature called “seat change notifications.” Here’s how it works: When booking or managing a flight through the United mobile app, you’ll be able […]
2 months ago

‘Unique and unforgettable family experience’ to walk with dinosaur tracks in Colorado

The U.S. Forest Service has opened an experience that only comes around every so often in Colorado. As weather allows, every Saturday through June 15, get a guided auto tour […]
2 months ago
Denver Nuggets Victory Parade...

Mayor Mike Johnston establishes a new tradition for home playoff games

With both the Colorado Avalanche and Denver Nuggets officially on their way to the second round of the playoffs, Denver Mayor Mike Johnston established a new tradition to invigorate fans. […]
2 months ago
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Timed entry reservations open for Rocky Mountain National Park

If you’re planning on visiting Rocky Mountain National Park this summer, you will need a timed entry reservation. Starting May 24, all RMNP visitors will be required to have a timed entry […]
2 months ago
Randy Gradishar...

Colorado declares May 3 Randy Gradishar Day

The third of May, has been declared “Randy Gradishar Day” in Colorado. Governor Jared Polis will read a special proclamation at the Capitol building’s west steps at 2 p.m. Friday, […]
2 months ago
DU Hockey...

National Bobblehead Hall of Fame honors Denver Pioneers

May 3, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled a series of officially licensed bobbleheads commemorating the Denver Pioneers 2024 NCAA Division 1 Men’s Hockey Championship. The bobbleheads, […]
2 months ago
Denver Museum of Nature and Science...

Denver Museum of Nature & Science revamps popular exhibit

An exhibit that showcases life from up to 3.5 billion years ago just got a prehistoric makeover. The Denver Museum of Nature & Science has been in the process of […]
2 months ago
Wynonna Judd...

Artists come together to remember Patsy Cline | Music City Minute

It’s been over sixty years since Patsy Cline passed away at the age of thirty in a tragic plane crash. However, her music and legacy have inspired artists and fans […]
2 months ago

Salary for Colorado teachers below national average

Colorado teachers are 29th on the list in the nation for salary pay. Colorado teachers, according to this report, had an average salary of $60,775 in 2022 to 2023. Before […]
2 months ago
Morgan Wallen and Post Malone...

Highlights and surprises from Stagecoach | Music City Minute

California’s country music festival, Stagecoach, was filled with surprises this year. Morgan Wallen invited good friend Post Malone on stage, and the duo debuted their new song, “I Had Some […]
2 months ago
The Rolling Stones...

The story behind Keith Urban’s latest collaboration and the country artist opening for The Rolling Stones | Music City Minute

Earlier this year, Lainey Wilson’s tour took her to Australia for the first time. Aussie native, Keith Urban, drove her to the airport. Along the way, Urban answered many questions […]
2 months ago