George Strait

The Latin jazz cutting through the black and white fuzz of early 1950s television drummed out a message in the first few seconds: this show is going to be different! Most network family sitcoms of the era were solidly WASP and Ricky and Lucy Ric.. more

Jul 5, 2011 1:37 PM I Hate Hollywood

Strait’s break came in the early ’80s with his first top 10 single, “Unwound,” His staying power only increased during the rest of that decade. While country merged with pop to reach the mainstream masses with a more slick, ,Today more

Jun 29, 2009 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

For most, the timing is more noteworthy than the announcement: Summerfest announced its first headlining act for 2009: George Strait, who will play the Marcus Amphitheater on Monday, June 29. The announcement of Summerfest's first 2009 act seems .. more

Dec 1, 2008 5:00 AM On Music

Sorry fans of the ABC sitcom “Cavemen,” the one-man show Defending the Caveman isn’t about those particular, Geico-promoting early humans, but rather about Mars/Venus observations on the differences between men and women. Like the ABC sitcom, tho... more

May 8, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee