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Kix Brooks cooks on TV

Monday, August 29, 2016 – Kix Brooks will promote his new cookbook with national television appearances. "Cookin' It With Kix: The Art of Celebrating and The Fun of Outdoor Cooking" is available Aug. 30 through W Publishing Group, an imprint of Thomas Nelson.

Brooks will kick off Labor Day weekend in New York City with his dishes on Today this Thursday before hosting Travel & Leisure's Facebook Live Chat at 2:30 p.m. Central. He will appear on Fox & Friends on Friday before returning to Nashville for an autograph book signing on Saturday at the Country Music Hall of Fame at 3 p.m. Brooks will be on hand for GAC Playlist on Sept. 8.

Brooks' book tells stories ranging from his childhood in Louisiana to days on the road with Brooks & Dunn.

Written with long-time radio producer and friend Donna Britt, the upcoming book includes more than 100 recipes showcasing Brooks' passion for all types of outdoor cooking, oftentimes with a flare of his Louisiana heritage highlighted, in family recipes.

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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: Rising Appalachia buck the mainsteam, and that's fine with them – Rising Appalachia would not be accused of being in the musical mainstream. Not too many bands who combine folk and Appalachian sounds with new world music could possibly be. And that suits the sister-led duo of Chloe Smith and Leah Song just fine. In fact, at one point, Chloe made it clear she did not embrace radio play as a sign of success... »»»
Concert Review: Bingham plays with something to prove – Ryan Bingham mainly focused on songs from his sixth album "American Love Song," for this lively show. Backed by a supportive band that also included two female backup singers and a fiddler, Bingham's eclectic setlist touched upon country, singer/songwriter folk, rock and blues. Bingham reached for lively country sounds early on, with... »»»
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