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Brooks & Dunn return to action with Reba

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 – Brooks & Dunn are back - with Reba.

The duo announced Wednesday that they would do a Las Vegas residency along with Reba McEntire.

The residency, called "REBA, BROOKS & DUNN: Together in Vegas," opens June 24 at The Colosseum at Ceasars Palace. They are doing shows June 26-27, July 1, 3 and 4 and Dec. 2, 4, 6, 9, 11 and 12. Tickets go on a fan-pre-sale at 2 p.m. eastern today and ending at 1 a.m. eastern time Thursday with the password RBDTOGETHER. Tickets go on sale to the public at 1 p.m. eastern on Thursday. Ticket prices range from $59.50 to $205.

Ronnie Dunn has been hinting that something was up with his long-time partner Kix Brooks in recent postings on Facebook. The two split in 2010 with each going on their own.

Both Dunn and McEntire recently signed with the new Nash Icon label, which is run by Big Machine Label Group and Cumulus Media.

This will not be the first time that Brooks & Dunn and McEntire have teamed up. They had a hit single with "If You See Him/If You See Her" in 1998 and appeared on both of their albums. They also sang together on "Cowgirls Don't Cry" in 2008.

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Reboot CD review - Reboot
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#1s ... and then some CD review - #1s ... and then some
Brooks & Dunn are the most popular duo in country history racking up lots of hits and awards, but they amicably called it a career with plans to go their separate ways after a farewell 2010 tour. This two-CD set contains 30 songs, but aside from 2 new songs, there's not much reason to buy this set. The quality certainly is there as 20 of the songs reached the top of the chart. The new songs - both were released as singles - were Honky Tonk Stomp, featuring ZZ Top's Billy Gibbons, and Indian Summer. »»»
Cowboy Town CD review - Cowboy Town
If your idea of a cowboy is Cowboy Troy and the guys from Big & Rich, then sure, this new Brooks & Dunn album is named appropriately. For it's the city-bred hat crowd that the majority of these songs are aimed at or at least the women that married them. Their last couple of albums saw them gain some critical acclaim with songs like the stirring "Believe," but there's nothing that immediately memorable here. Instead, we get the fuzzy current events theology of, "God Must Be »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Henry comes out the other end a better man – Joe Henry mentioned at the outset that this show was not only the record release celebration, but also the anniversary - to the day - of when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Although the songs from this fine new album do not address his illness directly, they many times touch upon the big issues of human existence (life, death and the meaning of it all).... »»»
Concert Review: What's in a name? Strings lives up to it – Billy Strings may not be his real name, but the bluegrass performer more than lives up to his adopted moniker. Bluegrass may not be the first style of music when one thinks of William Apostol's (yup, that's Billy's real name) home state of Michigan, but with more miles on the bus and shows like this outstanding, lengthy, lyrical night... »»»
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