Blake Shelton sells out two huge venues

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After just having announced his upcoming Ten Times Crazier Tour 2014, five-time ACM nominee, including a nod for Entertainer of the Year, Blake Shelton sells out Madison Square Garden in New York, Ny and Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Calif. This marks Blake’s first time headlining both venues. 

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The new face of country radio wears a studded belt and black nail polish

DJ Sinister

If you thought country music was becoming way too hip hop infused before, wait until you meet DJ Sinister. He's a new breed of country DJ and he's coming for your radio airwaves. 

Hold me … I'm scared. 

Now I'm not one to judge a book by its cover for the most part, but I have a feeling I may need to enlist my teen daughter and her understanding and acceptance of men who wear black nail polish with lipstick to match to navigate my way through this new phase of country music. 

Yeah, I bet the guy over at Saving Country Music is gonna have a field day with this. 

All joking aside, curiosity is going to end up getting the best of me and I imagine I'll be searching out DJ Sinister's show on the internet just to see what it is he's offering and how different it really is. What can I say? I guess in the end nosy will always win out over apprehension and fear when it comes to me. 

If you're curious too, you can read the full story of DJ Sinister and his foray into country radio after the jump. 

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Brett Eldredge heading out on the “Bring You Back” tour

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Press release: 

Powerhouse vocalist Brett Eldredge, who recently celebrated his first No. 1 hit
single, “Don’t Ya,” is continuing the momentum with his first-ever headlining
club tour. The “Bring You Back” Fall 2013 Tour commences in the Midwest in
October and includes an already sold-out hometown show at Joe’s Bar in Chicago
on Oct. 5. On August 6, Eldredge released his debut album, Bring You
Back
, and marked the occasion with appearances on “Late Night with Jimmy
Fallon,” “Live with Kelly & Michael” and “Today.”

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Eli Young Band announces headlining tour (from the mailbag)

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Republic Nashville's Eli Young Band confirms plans to headline DRUNK LAST NIGHT Fall/Winter Tour with special guest EMI's Eric Paslay.

Select dates will also feature Warner Brother's Josh Abbott Band and other artists TBA. After spending the summer touring the nation with Kenny Chesney, performing in football stadiums and arenas, EYB will hit the road once again as a headliner. Kicking off on October 3 in Kansas City and ending in mid December, the band will perform nearly 30 dates on the tour before the end of the year. The tour will make stops including New York City, Baltimore and Raleigh among others.

"The Chesney Tour was an incredible experience and a really good time! Now its time to go out and do what we do best once again," said Mike Eli. "It'll be nice to blow the dust off of some of the old stuff!" 

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