Austin City Limits: 10 Best Country Music Performances | wideopencountry.com

Some of the best performances on Austin City Limits have been from country music artists. When the pilot for Austin City Limits (ACL) aired on Oct. 14, 1974, no one knew it would become as iconic… Continue reading

10 Beers You’re Allowed to Drink at a Country Concert | wideopencountry.com

flickr/Lee Winder Blend in at country concerts with these beers. Country concerts are a popular spot for crowds of domestic beer drinking country folk. Drinking a Guiness or Tecate can cause you to… Continue reading

10 Most Scenic Roads in America | wideopencountry.com

flickr/Vicente Villamon Take one of these 10 scenic roads in America on your next road trip. America is often underestimated for the beautiful countryside she has. Now is a great time to head out on… Continue reading

8 Best Country Music Star Appearances on The Simpsons | wideopencountry.com

Many country music icons have guest starred on The Simpsons, one of the American television’s longest-running shows. The Simpsons started as a 60-second, animated bumper for The Tracy Ulman Show. The shorts were then… Continue reading

A Love Longing Thirst | Daily Quote (GR)

“A very small degree of hope is enough to cause the birth of love.” — Stendhal I don’t know why I always confuse St. Valentine with St. Sebastian, riddled with arrows. I don’t… Continue reading

Snatch Your Fate Out of Thin Air | Daily Quote (JB)

“If you lack the iron and the fuzz to take control of your own life, if you insist on leaving your fate to the gods, then the gods will repay your weakness by… Continue reading

Finding Something Out of Nothing | An Interview with Seth Prestwood

This story was supposed to run some time ago on This City’s Full. Almost a year ago to be exact. So, I took the liberty to finally give Seth Prestwood some credit where… Continue reading

The Secret Talents of Your Favorite Country Music Stars | wideopencountry.com

Our favorite country stars have more talent than we get to see on stage. Here are 15 artists who have unique skills.  15.) Martina McBride, Party Planner flickr/tncountryfan Martina McBride’s love for all… Continue reading

The Grail of Common Sense | Daily Quote (GR)

“Common sense is a motherfucker, when you use it.” -An old guy I work with An old guy I work with said this the other day. It came up after four phone calls… Continue reading

10 Best Saturday Night Live Performances by Country Stars | wideopencountry.com

Country music stars are no strangers to the Saturday Night Live stage. These acting and musical performances are our favorites in the show’s 40-year history. 10. Blake Shelton, 2015 There hadn’t been a country… Continue reading