Billy Dukes' music background includes jobs as music director and night DJ at WQDR 94.7 in Raleigh, N.C.; writer for Recoil Magazine, a monthly out of Grand Rapids, Mich.; and writer for the Kalamazoo Gazette in Kalamazoo, Mich. The Western Michigan University graduate followed a girl to Raleigh in 2006 and wisely married her one year later. In 2014 they moved to Nashville where they now live with their two dogs, Daisy and Clementine, and theirs sons. In his free time, Billy enjoys playing and watching baseball, cycling and exploring nature.
Review: Zac Brown Band Rely on Hits Across Decades for WE Fest 2017 Show
Zac Brown Band do not discriminate. Rock, classic rock, Southern rock and heavy metal all found their way into the group's dynamic WE Fest set on Friday night (Aug. 4). Their own catalog was almost overshadowed. Almost.
Review: Lady Antebellum Should ‘Borrow’ Justin Timberlake’s Horn Section Forever
For Lady Antebellum, horns make everything better. The trio took their catalog of hits to the next level on Thursday night at WE Fest, finding jolts of electricity that sent shockwaves through the crowd.
Country Jam Set Indicates Thomas Rhett Is Becoming Country’s Justin Timberlake [PICTURES]
The moves, the swagger, the songs ... comparisons between Thomas Rhett and Justin Timberlake may be premature, but not inappropriate after his Country Jam set.
5 Pictures That Prove Country Jam Colorado Has the Best Views
When night falls at Country Jam, western Colorado's stars come out -- and we don't mean the musicians. The country fest is known for some of the most scenic views in music.
Old Dominion Reveal New Songs During Country Jam Colorado Set [PICTURES]
Old Dominion played no fewer than three new songs during a headliner-quality set at Country Jam in Grand Junction, Colo., on Saturday (June 17).
5 Great Shout-Alongs From Jason Aldean’s Country Jam Colorado Set [PICTURES]
Jason Aldean unleashed a blitz of blue-collar country rockers while rarely slowing down at Country Jam.
Justin Moore’s First Show After Son’s Birth Is an Emotional One [PICTURES]
Justin Moore has played "Simple Man" before, but as he wrapped a lengthy set at Country Jam Colorado, he performed the Lynyrd Skynyrd cover with more empathy than ever before.
Sam Hunt Cancels Taste of Country Music Festival Appearance
Sam Hunt has canceled his headlining performance at the 2017 Taste of Country Music Festival, citing illness.