Billy Ray Cyrus

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2014

    Quiz: The Sixteen Most Surprising Cameos By Musicians in Movies

    Not all cameos are equally coveted: A good cameo creates an undeniable rush (I know that person!) that widens the eyes and forces the viewer to blurt out the musician's name when he or she appears on the big screen, like Anthony Kiedis in Point Break. An even better cameo, in which the musician is c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2013

    Long before Miley was twerking everybody off, Billy Ray Cyrus was achy-breaking our hearts

    Long before Miley's now-infamous VMA performance this past weekend, there was another Cyrus offending the delicate sensibilities of unsuspecting Americans everywhere with a seemingly harmless song. And therein lies the root of the problem, my friends. See, it wasn't harmless at all, for it essential ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2012

    Aurora theater shooting: Missy Franklin, The Fray and more react on Twitter

    Twitter lets folks from all walks of life to share their thoughts about tragedies like the shooting at the Aurora Town Center Century 16, celebrities included. Many stars who've weighed in have connections to Colorado, including Olympic hopeful Missy Franklin, The Fray and budding minister Peter Teb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Ten musician related comic books

    ​ We found the above gem while wandering around the comic store yesterday -- it appears to be some type of (unauthorized?) biography of Lady Gaga. Unfortunately, mom didn't give us enough loot to actually buy it, so we'll never know for sure. What we do know, however, is that this isn't the f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2010

    Bikini Boy speaks!: Ty Hemmerling on his revealing American Idol performance

    Ty Hemmerling ties one on.​Last night's American Idol episode focusing on the show's Denver auditions introduced America to Fort Collins' Haeley Vaughn, who's clearly Colorado's great Idol hope. But arguably the most memorable moment came courtesy of Ty Hemmerling, dubbed "Bikini Boy" by judg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2008

    Mile High Makeout: These ARE the good old days

    Photo: Cory Casciato Remember the good old days? If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably caught yourself on more than one occasion muttering that rhetorical question while you waxed nostalgic about something or other that you could just swear was far superior ten or twenty years ago or m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 18, 2008

    The Art of the DJ and Other Assorted Goodies

    Here's a selection of the best of last week's music blogging from around the Village Voice chain: If you don't believe that DJing can be a legitimate artform, this live review -- covering DJ Shadow and Cut Chemist together on eight turntables, mashing up the theme to Gilligan's Island with "Stair ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2008
  • News

    August 31, 2006


    The curtain falls on the latest JonBenét revival.

  • Home Entertainment

    April 13, 2006

    Cowboy Up

    We just can't quit this countrified Karaoke.

  • Dining

    February 16, 2006

    Hat Dance

    The Grizzly Rose lays it on the line.

  • Music

    June 17, 2004

    California Screamin'

    Planes Mistaken for Stars brings the noise to Plea for Peace.

  • Dining

    May 13, 2004
  • Calendar

    July 24, 2003

    Sole Power

    Wouldnt you like to be in their shoes?

  • Culture

    January 3, 2002

    Rescue 9/11

    This year, a handful of shows provided the healing power of laughter.

  • Culture

    November 1, 2001

    Hell of a Long Day

    24 has been the most talked-about show of the season, and for all the wrong reasons.

  • Music

    June 21, 2001

    Electric Company

    Toughened by time and the rigors of the road, the Cult gets ready for another round.

  • Music

    August 20, 1998

    On the Case

    Neko Case aims to shake up the world of country music.

  • Music

    February 19, 1998
  • Music

    June 5, 1997

    The Closing of the American Ear

    We have more musical choices than ever before. So why are so few of us taking advantage of them?

  • Music

    March 2, 1994



  • Music

    January 19, 1994