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Toby Keith launches media blitz for "Beer For My Horses"

Friday, July 25, 2008 – Toby Keith is getting the media blitz going for his upcoming film, "Beer For My Horses," starting Monday in New York. The movie opens Aug. 8.

"Beer For My Horses" features Keith and comedian Rodney Carrington as sheriff's deputies chasing a drug lord and kidnapper in classic road trip buddy comedy form. Written by Keith and Carrington, the film was inspired by Keith's hit duet with Willie Nelson, who also appears. The movie soundtrack is in stores Aug. 12.

Keith hits The Colbert Report, making the appearance his third time as a guest on the show, on July 28. On Tuesday, he will be on radio with Sirius Satellite Radio (four channels: Freewheelin', New Country, Blue Collar Comedy and NASCAR), Big D & Bubba, Lia, Danny Wright and another major television stop with CNN's Glenn Beck.

On Wednesday, July 30, Keith does an interview and performance on the CBS Early Show, a stop at FOX & Friends, multiple interviews with FOX News and another round of radio including Rick & Bubba, John Boy & Billy, Glenn Beck Radio, Dr. Drew and Dennis Miller. Keith will also sit for a television interview with Nick News and print sit-downs with Esquire Magazine and US Weekly.

On Thursday, Keith performs and interviews on The View. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Keith will do concerts in St. Louis, Chicago, Indianapolis and Pittsburgh. He heads west and The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Monday night, Aug. 4 for airing Aug. 8.

The next morning, Keith calls in to G. Gordon Liddy's nationwide radio show, then books over to Burbank, Cal. and a live performance on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. Later, he'll call in to the Alan Colmes Show.

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35 mph Town CD review - 35 mph Town
Way back in the '90's, before millions of dollars, high profile political feuds and moguldom, Toby Keith could really sing and write a pretty good song! News flash! He still can on his nostalgic, 18th album. You can hear an unexpected Merle Haggard influence all over this record. The title cut, "35 MPH" evokes a Haggard vibe. Think "Roots Of My Raising - 2015" as Keith laments the loss of the commonplace, now gone forever. What could've easily been an appeal »»»
Drinks After Work CD review - Drinks After Work
If 52-year old Toby Keith has learned anything after 20 years, it is to stick with a winning formula. Working with longtime collaborators Scotty Emerick, Bobby Pinson and Rivers Rutherford, "Drinks After Work" is chock full of blue collar ethic, humor and some heartbreak. Most of the album is driven by big hooks and country guitar, However, Keith experiments a bit stylistically with computerized hip hop on the party anthem opener, Shut Up And Hold On, a Buffet-esque steel drum on »»»
Editorial: Walking the talk – When names like Hank Williams, Johnny Cash, Waylon and the Hag are invoked, you're talking hard core country. These are the touchstones of country , the guys who made country music what it was and still is (or maybe can be). When these folks would sing about being down-and-out and the rough-and-tumble, they knew of what they were singing about. Fast forward a few years to the country singers of today. »»»
Concert Review: Kristofferson gives insight, but no easy answers – When they say music gets better with age, they're not always just talking about songs alone; sometimes they're also referring to the listener. When Kris Kristofferson sings, "Well, I woke up Sunday morning/With no way to hold my head that didn't hurt," to smartly open "Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down," he... »»»
Concert Review: No sugarcoating, Welch dishes out an experience – Gillian Welch (accompanied, as always, by master guitarist David Rawlings), celebrated her "The Harrow & The Harvest" album with a powerful night of music. She apologized many times for the utter unhappiness expressed through this album's songs, admitting it's "not the most chipper album" at one point.... »»»
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