OLD ROCKER: Rydell, Francis, Mathis and Houston overlooked by Hall of Fame
This column explains why Connie Francis, Whitney Houston, Johnny Mathis and Bobby Rydell deserve to be in the Hall of Fame.
Model railroad club holds Albany train show
The Flint River Model Railroad Club holds its annual train show at the Knights of Columbus hall in Albany.
Herald looking for Southwest Georgia’s favorite musicians, venues
DJs are added to the mix of favorite musicians being sought by this newspaper.
Albany Metal Fest will feature 15 metal and hardcore groups
Metal fans in south Georgia will get another opportunity this winter to pump their fists and bang their heads when the State Theatre hosts Albany Metal Fest, an all-day concert featuring 15 metal and hardcore bands.
Friday JAM wants to hear from the fans
As the Herald’s Friday JAM continues to grow its audience, we’re hoping to change the beat a little bit and we need your help to hit the right notes.
Country superstar touring in support of top-selling 2014 album
Eric Church will return to Tallahassee, Fla., March 26 for a stop on his The Outsiders World Tour.
The former 'The Office' star plays a detective who has an addictive personality
Rainn Wilson leaves the confines of “The Office” to take on dark comedy in the detective show “Backstrom,” where he portrays a man who is addicting to almost everything. The show debuts Thursday night on Fox.
The following is a list of events happening in the area this week.
The 23rd annual train show set for Saturday and Sunday at Knights of Columbus
Vendors from around the South will have model trains, parts and accessories at the Flint River Model Railroad Club’s 23rd annual Model Train Show & Sale.
David Oyelowo portrays the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in the film "Selma"
Actor David Oyelowo says the question he gets asked most often is how the Rev, Martin Luther King Jr. was able to do what he did for the advancement civil rights.
New restaurants go head-to-head for the title of Best New Restaurant
Sixteen restaurants in New York, Miami, Los Angeles and Austin, Texas, are competing for the prize of being proclaimed the nation’s best new restaurant.
WinterStock is a benefit fundraiser for Theatre Albany
Once conducted in April, Theatre Albany’s festive fundraiser is designed to bring some spirit to the cold winter months.
Raylan Givens will wrap up his marshaling career after this season on FX
The Southern marshal with a cowboy flair created by the late Elmore Leonard will have his final faceoff with his arch nemesis Boyd Crowder as “Justified” gets into the last season of its six-year run.
OLD ROCKER: Nine performers bypassed unfairly
I guess Bon Jovi has not experienced enough success in more than 30 years to be enshrined.. Good enough for the Brits Hall, but not the U.S. Hall.
Test your general knowledge about all kinds of music
The JAM gives readers an opportunity see how well they know music.