by Roger WWW Garrett and Jessy,posted May 14 2014 7:51AM
The 10 Smells That Transport Us Back to Childhood… (sniff, sniff)
A new survey asked people to name the scents that take them back to their childhoods. Here are the top 10 . . .
1. Fresh-cut grass.
2. Pencil shavings.
3. Baby powder.
4. Vicks vapor rub and other cold and cough medicines.
6. Cotton candy.
8. Suntan lotion.
9. French fries.
10. An old lady's perfume that reminds you of your grandma.
COWBOY NEWS Country Music Headlines
Stevie Nicks accepted her Icon Award at last night's (Tuesday's) BMI Pop Awards in Beverly Hills with a 35 minute spoken and sung speech. It followed the course of her life from the first time she tried to write a song at age six, through joining, leaving and rejoining Fleetwood Mac, up to the present. Among its many topics: the bad effects of drugs and of stealing other people's husbands.
BLAKE SHELTON’S “My Eyes” is the fourth single from Based on a True Story. Blake Shelton says Miranda Lambert encourages him to go with his heart when picking singles.
Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton celebrate their third wedding anniversary on today (Wednesday.) With their busy schedules, the best gift they can give each other is one that you can't buy in a store.
DOLLY PARTON knows exactly why she's an icon in the gay community. She says, quote, "The guys all want to look like me. I've always said it's a good thing I was born a woman or I would have been a drag queen. I think they definitely relate to my flamboyance."
It'll be two years this August since BRANTLEY GILBERT and JANA KRAMER called off their engagement . . . and we finally have word that Brantley's back in the game. The blogging website NashvilleGab.com says he's been dating someone named Molly Bouchon. She lives in Nashville, works in Public Relations, and is in her early 20s. Brantley's 29, if that makes a difference.
Here are the details on that country-influenced MOTLEY CRUE tribute album. It's called "Nashville Outlaws: A Tribute to Motley Crue", and it'll be out July 8th. There are a total of 15 tracks . . . and they pulled in some pretty big names….Some of the performers include Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert, Justin Moore, Eli Young Band, Cassadee Pope and Darius Rucker.
MIRANDA LAMBERT announced the dates of her "Platinum" tour. It kicks off July 10th in Fort Laramie, Ohio and wraps September 20th in Honolulu, Hawaii. JUSTIN MOORE and THOMAS RHETT will join the tour on August 8th . . . but there's no word who's opening shows before then. Grab the dates at MirandaLambert.com.
RASCAL FLATTS released an unplugged version of their song "Rewind".
And THE BAND PERRY, Who are headlining The Texas ThunderFest, THIS WEEKEND, have released their music video for “Chainsaw”…
And because we wanted to share this funny story,
Here is Today’s Question of the Day:
Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney get arrested in 2001 while opening for this country star…???.. It was Something about stealing a policeman’s horse…??
ANSWER: It was at a GEORGE STRAIT CONCERT, of course!! But this forced Roger & Jessy question whether or not Tim and Kenny were still friends… They think this video shows that they still are!!
Five Random Facts For Wednesday
1. Americans bought more wine than the French last year, for the first time in history.
2. Cats can actually survive drinking ocean water. Their kidneys can filter out the salt and use the water for hydration . . . our kidneys can't.
3. Tinder, OkCupid, and Match.com are all owned by the same company . . . it's called IAC/InterActive Corp.
4. After "Top Gun" came out, the number of men joining the Navy to become Naval pilots went up 500%.
5. If all of the gold in the world was melted down, it would fit into just 3.27 Olympic swimming pools.