It's the 4th of July, one of the most patriotic holidays in this country. You will hear many versions of the National Anthem over this holiday weekend either at local fireworks shows or sporting events, which isn't always a good thing.
You may not know the name Marlana VanHoose and that is a shame, but fans of the University of Kentucky Basketball program know her very well. VanHoose has been blind since birth and as a toddler, was diagnosed with cerebral palsy. She started playing the piano at age two and sings like an angel.
The National Anthem is without question one of the most difficult songs to sing, let alone sing well, especially acapella. We have seen some incredible versions, like Whitney Houston's Super Bowl rendition and some very bad versions...Rosanne Barr. Every singer has their own unique take on the song and everyone has an opinion on any one version. My father-in-law gets very irritated when artists tr
Earlier this month, we took submissions for the Evansville Otter National Anthem contest. One lucky winner will be selected to sing the National Anthem at the July 7th home game. We couldn't decide on just five finalists, so tri-state, we need your help...
The national Anthem is one of the toughest songs to sing that there is. There have been some great versions and some really bad versions over the years - Rosanne - just sayin'. We had some great versions at the Ford Center during the recent Icemen season and just the other night, a little boy did a killer version of the anthem before the Otters game at Bosse Field that was awesome... but sometimes
The 2012 NCAA basketball tournament is now in the books with Kentucky's 67-59 victory over the Kansas Jayhawks last night in New Orleans. It was the eighth title for the Wildcats in their storied history and both UK and Kansas remain two of College basketball's winningest programs.
Reagardless of the kind of music you prefer, there is no doubt that Whitney Houston was one of the greatest singers that ever lived. This past weekend, just before the Grammy Awards, we found out that Whitney Houston had passed away at the age of 48.
The new season of American Idol is underway and yesterday, judge Steven Tyler, Aerosmith front man, was asked to sing the National Anthem prior to the start of the AFC Championship game between Tyler's hometown New England Patriots and the Baltimore Ravens.
I think we can all agree that the National Anthem is one of the hardest songs in the world to sing, let alone sing it well. 10-year-old Julia Dale sang it last night before game 2 of the Miami Heat / Dallas Mavericks NBA finals and did one of the best versions ever...