Boyz II Men may no longer dominate radio, sell albums by the millions or command attention as one of R&B’s most popular groups. But band member Nathan Morris has no complaints about the group’s current circumstances.

Ask anyone who’s been to Bakersfield’s Gospel Fest in the last few years and they’re sure to sing praises about the experience. And San Joaquin Community Hospital’s seventh annual gathering of music, worship and community outreach on Oct. 2 should be no exception.

Singer Chris Young converted many a Bakersfield fan with frequent shows at Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace over the years, and now he has the chance to win over even more by playing a bigger venue — Rabobank Arena — on Sept. 29, when he kicks off the current leg of his “I’m Comin’ Over” tour.

One hundred years in the making, the centennial edition of the Kern County Fair needed to squeeze out every available minute Tuesday as crews hustled and bustled, putting up tents, making deliveries and running jackhammers. But ready or not, the fair begins its 12-day run this afternoon, unv…

A quick look at the tour itinerary of For King & Country is a good indication of how quickly this sibling duo of Luke and Joel Smallbone has risen through the ranks of the Christian music scene.

If you’ve been to the fair even once in your life, you already have a list of favorites to check out. But we’ve compiled a list of the best of the new — and a couple of returning traditions — you should add to your itinerary.

If you’ve been to the fair even once in your life, you already have a list of favorites to check out. But we’ve compiled a list of the best of the new — and a couple of returning traditions — you should add to your itinerary.

Even with the current craze for unorthodox festivals that make partners of unlikely suspects like beer and bacon comes a hodgepodge event that beats them all: The Fitnatico Music and Fitness Festival this weekend features an obstacle race course, aerial acrobatics, fire artists, belly dancer…