Elizabeth Cook's Revival: 'Exodus Of Venus' - First LP In Six Years - Out June 17 (Agent Love Records/Thirty Tigers)
Elizabeth Cook, the bold and brilliant Nashville singer-songwriter and country music outlaw, will release 'Exodus of Venus' June 17 (Agent Love Records/Thirty Tigers), her first album since 2010's lauded 'Welder.' The eleven new original songs represent a knife-sharp take on heartache and hardship that's ...
Multi-Platinum Award-winning Lady Antebellum To Sing The National Anthem At The Kentucky Derby
Churchill Downs Racetrack today announced that the seven-time Grammy Award- WINNING trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands on Saturday, May 7.
Kicking off the summer season of their 2016 Summer Tour, the country superstars will come ...
Nudie Premieres "It Ain't Gonna Happen Today" With Glide Magazine - New LP Out April 22, 2016
Country troubadour Nudie releases his new album, Everything's Different In The Night, on April 22, 2016.
Today, Glide Magazine premiered "It Ain't Gonna Happen Today" who said "within seconds of the first twangy guitar notes the tune brings to mind Buck Owens and the Bakersfield sound."
Nu-Blu To Host Heartland TV Music Video Program "Bluegrass Ridge"
Nu-Blu, the award-winning bluegrass group who has been sweeping the nation, will be stopping by Heartland TV's hit show "Bluegrass Ridge." Tune in as band members Carolyn and Daniel Routh host four upcoming episodes of the popular 30-minute program, which airs on Heartland TV. "Bluegrass Ridge" features ...
Bill Anderson Signs With The Kinkead Entertainment Agency For Booking Representation
Country music icon "Whisperin'" Bill Anderson has signed with The Kinkead Entertainment Agency for booking representation. Bob Kinkead will serve as his agent and is based in the agency's Nashville office.
"I'm really excited about joining Bob and his agency. His is the 'boutique' approach to booking, ...
CMT Premieres Kiefer Sutherland's "Not Enough Whiskey"
Kiefer Sutherland pours out a healthy shot of heartache in the exclusive broadcast premiere of "Not Enough Whiskey" on CMT, CMT MUSIC (formerly CMT Pure) andCMT.com.
"Kiefer keeps it raw and reflective with his distinctive voice and the narrative of this cinematic video. And it's just a great country ...
Steve Young Joins Sonnet Roster
British Singer/Songwriter, Steve Young's music, has been described as "Country music with pop sensibilities" also as "Well crafted Pop songs with strong Country overtones". The acoustic guitar pulls away from 'Rock' genre but the live show 'Rocks' far too much to be considered acoustic. The lyrics far ...
"Whiskey And Cigarettes Show" Announces 2nd Annual W&C Awards; Welcomes Former Navy Seal Pete Scobel
MTS Management Group and Whiskey and Cigarettes Country Radio Show are proud to announce the 2nd Annual W&C Awards. The New Music Award-winning, internationally syndicated radio program is now accepting first-round nominations from country music fans and industry members, in the following categories: ...
Premier Bluegrass Festival To Be Held In Martinsburg, West Virginia
Circa Blue Fest is a three-day bluegrass festival featuring some of the most prominent artists in bluegrass today.
Circa Blue announces they will present and host the inaugural Circa Blue Fest from May 6-8, 2016.
Circa Blue Fest is a three-day bluegrass festival featuring some of the most prominent ...
Reactions To Merle Haggard's Passing From The Country Music Community And Beyond
Merle Ronald Haggard (April 6, 1937 - April 6, 2016) was an American country music singer, songwriter, guitarist, fiddler, and instrumentalist. Along with Buck Owens, Haggard and his band the Strangers helped create the Bakersfield sound, which is characterized by the twang of Fender Telecaster and ...
Bellamy Brothers Open Up About Their 40th Anniversary On All-New Episode Of "Reflections"
Iconic duo and international sensation, the Bellamy Brothers, will appear on an all-new episode of "Reflections" after returning from their sold-out European tour. "Reflections" airs on The Heartland Network Thursdays 8/7c (6 p.m. CST on WSMV 4.2 in Nashville) and Saturdays 4/3c. Click here to find ...
Kree Harrison To Release Debut Live Studio Album And Single
Plaid Flag Music is excited to announce Texas native Kree Harrison's release of her debut album in mid-2016 with the first single "This Old Thing" currently available on iTunes and streaming services.
"After years of living in Nashville, being inspired, learning, trying to figure out my own journey, ...
TouchTunes Announces Breakout Band Winner: Tyler Rich
TouchTunes, the largest in-venue interactive music and entertainment platform, today announced country singer-songwriter Tyler Rich as the winner of its annual Breakout Band contest. The second installment of the TouchTunes Breakout Band contest gave nearly 300 unsigned artists the opportunity to win ...
Nudie Announces New Album "Everything's Different In The Night" Out April 22, 2016
Country troubadour Nudie releases his new album, Everything's Different In The Night, on April 22, 2016. Listen to the debut single "That's All That I've Got," which "showcases the PEI-based songsmith's trademark take on twangy classic country," premiering today via Canadian Musician.
Stream the track ...
A Tribute To Jack Hardy (Out Now From Smithsonian Folkways)
In honor of the fifth anniversary of his death, Smithsonian Folkways presents A Tribute to Jack Hardy, featuring 26 previously unreleased recordings of Hardy’s songs by an illustrious group of performers, all of whom cited him as a key influence and a personal friend. The album is available now via ...
Lynne Taylor Donovan Releases New Single "Strong One"
Lynne Taylor Donovan (LTD) released her new single "Strong One" to radio in the U.K., Europe, and parts of Australia on April 2. Penned by renowned songwriters Cyril Rawson and Byron Hill, this much anticipated new single is a more traditional sound for Lynne and features violin, steel guitar and piano.
Rolling Stone Country Premieres Mountain Heart's "Blue Skies" From First Album In 5 Years Out May 6th
Mountain Heart are set to return with Blue Skies, their first studio album in five years on May 6th via Compass Records. Blue Skies find Mountain Heart completely reinventing themselves without a single founding member. Frontman Josh Shilling is the only member previously featured on a Mountain Heart ...
The Americana All Stars' Band Together, Launch Bus Tour
“The Americana All Stars”, the brainchild of music agent Amy Magrinat and recording artist Tokyo Rosenthal, announced their first “bus tour” today.The concept of banding together several Americana music acts is seen as a way to pool the resources of various performers in order to play bigger venues,combine ...
Columbia/Legacy Set To Release 'The Highwaymen Live - American Outlaws' - A New Deluxe 3CD/1DVD (Blu-Ray) Box Set Featuring Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings And Kris Kristofferson - On May 20, 2016
Columbia/Legacy is proud to announce the upcoming release of The Highwaymen Live - American Outlaws, a deluxe new 3CD/1DVD (or 3CD/1 Blu-ray) box set of concert performances - including a previously unreleased complete concert on CD and DVD (or Blu-ray) - from country music's legendary first "supergroup," ...
NPR Music Premieres Ryan Beaver's "If I Had A Horse"; CMT Premieres "Dark" Video
On May 6, Nashville's Ryan Beaver will release his anticipated new album Rx. This week, NPR Music premiered the album's closing track "If I Had A Horse" and CMT has premiered the video for his single, "Dark."
Writing in NPR Music, Jewly Hight said "'Horse' concludes Beaver's new album RX, with ...
Kenny Chesney Launches No Shoes Radio On SiriusXM Exclusively
SiriusXM announced today that Kenny Chesney, country music superstar and the man The Wall Street Journal called "The King of the Road," will bring his No Shoes Radio channel exclusively to SiriusXM.
No Shoes Radio, Kenny Chesney's exclusive SiriusXM channel, curated by Chesney himself, will feature ...
Kiefer Sutherland Debuts "Not Enough Whiskey" Music Video On Rolling Stone Country
Kiefer Sutherland opens his songwriting notebook and premieres the pedal-steeled, country/Americana-tinged "Not Enough Whiskey" video on Rolling Stone Country Monday. "Not Enough Whiskey," available April 1 on iTunes, is the debut track from Sutherland's upcoming Down In A Holealbum set for release ...
The Okee Dokee Brothers Add 'Saddle Up' Summer Tour Dates In Support Of Album, DVD, Storybook And Netflix Series
The Grammy-winning The Okee Dokee Brothers - "a sort of two-man Nitty Gritty Dirt Band for the kindiesphere" (Paste) - continue to entice families and children to get outside and get moving with their latest album, 'Saddle Up,' out May 13. Inspired by their own 30-day horseback trek along the Continental ...
Luke Bell Premieres New Track "Sometimes" With The Fader - Playing Stagecoach Festival April 30
The Wyoming-born, Nashville-based musician Luke Bell appreciates the simple things in life. "I like work, cowboy culture, just plain good songs, honky-tonks, real life people, my dog, and my 95 Buick," says Bell. A fifth-generation descendant of Wyoming homesteaders, the ranch hand turned troubadour ...
Agrestic Expression Surges On New "High Life" Alt Country Mix CD
An immuring folksy spirit springs forth from a new release titled "High Life" now available on CD and digital music outlets and it instantly recalls conspicuous artists like The Mavericks, Jean Shepard and George Jones.
Title - "High Life"
Release Date - 22 March 2016
Genre - Alt Country / ...
Music Video For "Lay Me Down" - Duet From Loretta Lynn's New Album Full Circle - Reunites Lynn And Willie Nelson After 30 Years
The new music video for "Lay Me Down" -- a duet from Loretta Lynn's new album, FULL CIRCLE, sung with Willie Nelson -- reunites two of music's greatest living legends on stage for the first time in more than 30 years. The video was released today and is available at http://smarturl.it/ll_lmd_yt?IQid=pr.ll
Country Superstar Lorrie Morgan Revisits Her Career-Making Singles And Some Inspirational Favorites On The New Collection A Picture Of Me
She is one of the best-selling female artists in country music history, who began her career with a record-setting bang, releasing three consecutive platinum albums beginning with 1989's Leave The Light On followed bySomething In Red, then Watch Me. She became the first female in the history of country ...
'Don Williams In Ireland: The Gentle Giant In Concert' Set To Hit Stores On April 15, 2016
Though his millions of fans around the world were heartbroken recently to learn of his retirement from performing after five decades of touring, there is a silver lining. Soon, you will be able to witness the magic of Don Williams live in concert anytime you want - from your own living room.
Music Choice To Feature Exclusive Content From The Academy Of Country Music Awards From March 21 Through April 10, 2016
Cam, Mickey Guyton, and Miranda Lambert Featured in Women of Country Vignettes on Music Choice On Demand from March 21st-April 3rd
Music Choice will feature exclusive content from the 51st ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music's Party of the Year, honoring country music's superstars and ...
Rockin' And Racin' With Colt Ford At Fairgrounds Speedway Nashville On April 8, 2016
Average Joes Entertainment’s own, Colt Ford, will join forces with Track Enterprises at the Fairgrounds Speedway in Nashville on Friday, April 8 for an evening of Rockin’ and Racin’ and good family fun. The evening begins at 5:30 with qualifying followed by the ARCA/CRA Super Series and Southern Super ...