Garth Brooks

Homeward Bound: A Grammy Salute To The Songs Of Paul Simon At the Pantages Theatre, Wednesday, April 6, 2022

By Alyson Camus | April 8, 2022

“The songs of Paul Simon have not only “defined our times, but they’ve also defied time.”

Lady Gaga Visits The National Guards – Trump Reported Furious

By Alyson Camus | January 20, 2021

Dozens of stars refused to perform at Trump’s inauguration

The 50 Best-Selling Artists Of All Time From 2017 To 2020

By Alyson Camus | November 23, 2020

the queen of these three past years

The Musical Tastes Of Our Ex-Presidents

By Alyson Camus | November 10, 2020

‘Gregg Allman and the Allman Brothers just about put me in the White House’

274 Celebrities Were Under Consideration For A Campaign To Boost Trump’s Popularity

By Alyson Camus | October 30, 2020

the effort was reported ‘chaotic,’ and very controversial

Dennis Quaid Is Involved in A Trump Ad To Defeat Despair

By Alyson Camus | September 26, 2020

‘I think Trump, no matter what anybody thinks of him, is doing a good job’

L. A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, MARCH 11TH TO 17TH

By Alyson Camus | March 10, 2019

Cherry Glazerr are at The Troubadour on Monday and Tuesday

Four New Songs From Two Artists: Childish Gambino And Garth Brooks

By Iman Lababedi | July 12, 2018

one part luddite and one part preservationist

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, APRIL 23rd TO 27th

By Alyson Camus | April 21, 2018

Cigarettes After Sex are at the Ace Hotel on Friday, at the Fonda Theatre on Saturday

US Top 10 Albums Through December 7th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | December 11, 2017

Not to be trusted

US Top 10 Albums Through November 30th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | December 7, 2017

Garth Brooks sticks to his guns.

The Garth Brooks World Tour At the Prudential Center, Friday, December 1st, 2017, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 2, 2017

what politics has rendered suspect, country music can repair.

US Top 10 Albums For The Week Ending November 23rd, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | November 27, 2017

No streaming or MP3s. 

Live Through This: rock nyc Concert Picks Week Of November 27th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | November 26, 2017

a lot of greatests and a lot of hits

Country Music History – Essential Releases of 1990, Part I

By Iman Lababedi | March 6, 2017

the good ole boy beer chasing anthem

Garth Brooks “The Ultimate Collection” Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 8, 2016

white soul music

Garth Brooks Would Play At Trump’s Inauguration Because ‘It’s Always About Serving’

By Alyson Camus | December 2, 2016

‘it’s what you do’

Be Here Now: New Albums Reviewed 11-25-16 – 12-1-16

By Iman Lababedi | November 27, 2016

At $5 from Amazon, an absolute steal

Be Here Early: Choice New Albums Reviewed 11-25-16 – 12-2-16

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2016

I can’t find a fault with it

Garth Brooks At Yankee Stadium, Saturday, July 9th, 2016, Picture Portfolio

By Lisa Fay | July 12, 2016

more heavily acoustic, less tearing around the stage

Garth Brooks To Play Yankee Stadium

By admin | May 11, 2016

The first time in nearly 20 years

Garth Brooks Launches Ghosttunes (And Puts His Entire Catalog On it)

By Alyson Camus | September 8, 2014

‘When I decided it was time to ‘go digital’ I didn’t find an existing way that really fit how I wanted to do it,’ declared Brooks to Newsok, ‘I shared my dream with some amazing minds and together have created something really special – GhostTunes.com. This is a site that treats music with the utmost respect,

US Top 10 Albums 1-11-14

By Iman Lababedi | January 3, 2014

1.3M and counting for Beyonce and except for the tenacious Ms. Clarkson who keeps it wrapped in red even after Santa has been and gone, everybody else is moldy left overs.

US Top 10 Albums w-o 1-4-13

By Iman Lababedi | December 28, 2013

I really love it when an artistic success is a popular success and looking at my list of fave albums, well, even Yeezus didn’t sell that much. Beyonce is a beacon of artistic integrity and musical kismet. A complete triumph to end 2013.

US Top 10 Albums 12-28-13

By Iman Lababedi | December 19, 2013

Beyonce is head and shoulders above the rest with a ridiculous 750K + units moved at fifteen bucks a pop and no overhead, no publicity, all digital. Brooks is quite impressive with his non-digital release. It might be more last hurrah than new paradigm but as hurrahs go, I’m impressed.

US Top 10 US Albums 12-14-13

By Iman Lababedi | December 5, 2013

the Garth Brooks Walmart only 6 CD, 2 DVD box set, with four albums of Brooks covers, his greatest hits album from 2007 and a live special that aired on CBS on DVD. Whatever future CDs have, it will be something like this

The 25 Greatest Country Songs of the 90s

By Steve Crawford | November 7, 2013

As rap and grunge music became more popular in the early ‘90s, a large white audience shifted away from Top 40 and contemporary rock music toward country radio. Nobody benefited more from this than Garth Brooks. As the decade went on, hit machines like Faith Hill and Shania Twain sounded more like pop stars than traditional Nashville acts