Your XL Country Afternoon host is a born and raised Montanan, a Marine Corps Veteran, and a Bobcat! Russell grew up in far eastern Sidney, Montana also known as "Almost North Dakota!" In 1999 he moved to Great Falls, Mt where he graduated from GFHS in 2003. After graduation he enlisted in the Marine Corps. Russell had a successful four years in the Marines, but decided after his third tour in Iraq that he wanted to go to college. So at the end of his enlistment he moved to Bozeman. Since in Bozeman hes been a somewhat typical college kid...Changing his major a couple times... almost getting his degree... drinking... floating... camping... Skiing ... working three jobs at once... and most importantly loving his wife Shayla!
Baby’s Amazing Crying Reaction To Singing Mother [VIDEO]
A cute baby can get you a few views on YouTube but an overly emotional baby can get you thousands! Check out this great reaction this cute baby has.
The Bart Crow Band Live In Bozeman [Podcast]
Texas Country Music is making its way to the Big Sky! Bart Crow and his band are playing in Bozeman this Thursday night and will be in Big Timber at Boat-Float-a-Palooza on Friday night. Get ready for a great couple of nights with a band that doesn't make it here nearly enough. Listen to the full Podcast interview with Bart inside
Free Three Day Passes To Country Jam At The Sacajawea Hotel Tonight!
I will be broadcasting live at the Sacajawea Hotel in Three Forks, MT tonight. I have 4 pairs of 3 day passes to Headwaters Country Jam! I also have a few meet and greets to give away. So stop in tonight!
Festival Of The 4th With The Bozeman Symphony
Get ready for a night of big food, big music, and BIG fireworks! The Festival of the 4th will be at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds on... you guessed it the 4th of July. There will be a dinner before the concert to benefit the Bozeman Symphony. Pack up your lawn chairs and coolers and get ready for a big night!
Win Some Country Jam Tickets and Meet & Greets Today!
As we get closer to Country Jam we have more opportunities for you to win FREE tickets! Today we will be at First Montana Bank here in Bozeman! Find out when and where you need to be inside!
Rules For Country Jam, So You Know What To Expect!
The week is finally here! Headwaters Country Jam 2013 is upon us and we are getting geared up! Make sure you have all the info you need so your Jam experience is the best! Find out what to expect inside.
2nd Annual Law Enforcement Memorial Run This Saturday
This isn't your typical run... Its a motorcycle run. So hop on that hog and meet at Yellowstone Harley Davidson this Saturday. The run will go from Yellowstone Harley in Belgrade to the Memorial Park in Three Forks.
Watermelon Oreos… Yes That Just Happened…
I hate Oreos... I have zero self control when I get them and end up eating half the pack! There is a new Oreo in town this Summer and it is looking a little fruity. Can you imagine a watermelon flavored Oreo? Well it's happening!
Where To Get Your FREE Headwaters Country Jam Tickets!
While I'm writing this there are 22 pairs of one day passes and 2 pairs of VIP passes with VIP campsites all to be given away in the next week and a half! Find out where and how you can get your FREE tickets!
Take Dad to Dad’s Day at the Mall This Sunday
This Sunday at the Gallatin Valley Mall is Dad's Day At The Mall. They have a day stock full of stuff for the dads like a lawn mower obstacle course, tire changing contest, a live band and prizes! LIKE the GVMall on Facebook to keep up to date on all the events they have coming up.
Veterans Stand Down This Weekend At Fairgrounds
The Gallatin Valley has a large veteran population, and not all of the veterans have housing, medical, a steady job, or enough food. This Saturday at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds the 4th Annual Veteran Stand Down will take place. Veterans helping Veterans is what it is all about.
Who Has Killed More Americans This Year– Toddlers Or Terrorists?
After it came out that the NSA has been spying on us, 56% of Americans said they think it's ACCEPTABLE . . . if it fights terrorism. Well . . . this is one of those "let's put terrorism in perspective" statistics.