Country Music's Rodney Atkins Opens Scera Shell Season 5/28
Country Music's Rodney Atkins Opens SCERA Shell Season 5/28When the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre opens its 2018 season on Memorial Day, May 28, there's no doubt country star Rodney Atkins is going to give his all to a concert that is pure country.
"I always want to stay true to my roots," he says. ...
Introducing Rebekah Rolland
Selected as an artist-in-residence for the National Park Service Centennial, Rebekah Rolland spent several weeks at Homestead National Monument working on her debut record, Seed & Silo. The record is in many ways an extension of her work as vocalist, fiddler, and primary songwriter of the nationally-acclaimed ...
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store To Power The Country Roads Stage For Second Year At The 2018 CMA Fest
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store will be the CMA Fest's Country Roads Stage title sponsor for the second year at Nashville's Ascend Amphitheater from June 7 through June 9, 2018. Cracker Barrel and the Country Music Association (CMA) have teamed up to bring hospitality, charm and an impressive lineup ...
Sarah Patrick To Release 'The Woman I Am' On June 15, 2018
The reported demise of traditional country music may well have been premature. Artists like Sturgill Simpson, Kacey Musgraves, and Chris Stapleton have proven that the music is not only alive and well, but fans are eagerly embracing the sound.
Now, comes Kentucky singer/songwriter, Sarah Patrick. ...
Lauren Alaina Signs On As Newest Diamond Resorts Celebrity Ambassador
Diamond Resorts, a global leader in the hospitality and vacation ownership industries, is excited to announce it has signed country music singer and songwriter Lauren Alaina as its newest Diamond Celebrity ambassador.
Lauren Alaina, recently named this year's ACM New Female Vocalist of the Year, is ...
Patrick Bergin Reveals His Tipperary Waltz
Fresh after his Eastenders role, Patrick Bergin has announced details of his next release, a double a-side to follow up on his recently released debut.
"If you ever see Jesus again" and "Tipperary Waltz" will be released on May 18th via Avalon Records. Tipperary Waltz is a song very personal to Patrick, ...
Traveller's Debut Album 'Western Movies' Now Available
Traveller are proud to release their debut album, Western Movies, on Refuge Foundation for the Arts. Last week, American Songwriter previewed the album, calling it "...a rootsy singer-songwriter collection that finds the three songwriters trading vocals on their off-kilter songs, at turns humorous and ...
Clint Black & Sara Evans Join Tulalip Resort Casino's 2018 Summer Concert Series Lineup
Country music stars Clint Black and Sara Evans have been added to the 2018 Summer Concert Series lineup at Tulalip Resort Casino. They will be performing at the Tulalip Amphitheatre on Thursday, August 16, 2018 as part of an already impressive lineup of artists including the likes of Frankie Valli and ...
Country Duo Twang And Round Release Video For 'I'm Still Here'
Kentucky based country/AmeriFlow duo Twang and Round have premiered their brand new video for "I'm Still Here". The video was directed by Jon Conner from Dammitboy Entertainment and offers a cautionary warning not to judge people by what they see on the outside. The track is available as an instant ...
The Country Network (TCN) To Premiere Caleche Music Video 'Get Down'
The Country Network, a music video TV network for dedicated country fans, will be premiering the music video for Caleche's hot new single "Get Down" this coming Monday, May 7. The LA-based "West Coast Cowgirl" partnered with Wicked Tango Whiskey and Nitro Citrus to create a vibrant party of video for ...
Gretchen Peters Releases New Song "Wichita"
On May 18th, acclaimed Nashville singer/songwriter Gretchen Peters will release her new album Dancing With The Beast. Today she has shared the new track "Wichita," which is currently streaming on Wide Open Country who calls it "...a gut punch of a song about a young woman backed against a wall who fights ...
Carrie Underwood Shares Teaser For Cry Pretty Music Video
Music superstar Carrie Underwood has released a teaser for her upcoming music video for CRY PRETTY, coming very soon. Her new album, of the same title, will be available September, 14. Check out the teaser Underwood shared on Twitter:
Coming soon… #CryPretty pic.twitter.com/Rc0ZotYYlC— Carrie ...
Kelly Willis' 'Don't Step Away' Premieres At Billboard
Kelly Willis' "Don't Step Away," the new single from her forthcoming album Back Being Blue, premieres at Billboard. Willis says of the song, "We've played it a few times live, and it has this kind of magical thing about it. It really lifts the audience, and everyone gets happy and starts dancing. It's ...
Grand Ole Opry Announces Lineup For Opry At Bonnaroo 2018
The Grand Ole Opry, the show that made country music famous, will stage its first-ever show from the famed Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester, TN on Sun., June 10 featuring Opry members Bobby Bare, Del McCoury Band, Old Crow Medicine Show, and Riders In The Skyas well as Brothers Osborne, ...
Elise Davis Announces Tour Dates With Dwight Yoakam; Named Wide Open Country Artist To Watch May 2018
This September, Elise Davis returns with her sophomore album Cactus, the follow up to her 2016 critically-acclaimed debut The Token. This weekend, Davis kicks off a short tour with Dwight Yoakam that will make stops in Indiana, Missouri, and Oklahoma.
This week, Davis was named one of Wide Open ...
Dawn Landes Teams With Country Legends For Nashville Record Of The Highest Order - 'Meet Me At The River' - Out August 10, 2018
Dawn Landes is one of the most fearlessly innovative musicians working today, but the songwriter has made potentially her boldest turn yet with 'Meet Me At The River' (August 10 / Yep Roc Records). The twelve-song collection results from an unexpected partnership with Nashville legend Fred Foster, whose ...
The Swansons - An Alternative Country Rock Pop Band - Releases Award Winning Album "Country This" At Special Release Party In Hollywood
The Swansons, an Alternative Country Rock band founded by Joe and Angie Finley are releasing their third album entitled "Country This" at a special release party on Saturday, May 5 at the Viper Room in Hollywood. They are teaming up with Wright Records, the development label with Sony Music Entertainment's: ...
Ashley Monroe Set To Perform On Late Night With Seth Meyers May 14, 2018
Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Ashley Monroe is set to make the national TV debut of "Hands On You," from her brand new album Sparrow, on NBC's Late Night with Seth Meyers May 14. Sparrow, called "her most ambitious, startling and first-to-last engrossing album yet" by the Wall Street Journal, was ...
Shania Twain & Jake Owen Come To USA Network With Country Music Showcase Series 'Real Country'
USA Network today announced REAL COUNTRY, a new country music showcase series featuring multi-platinum, five-time GRAMMY Award®-winning trailblazer Shania Twain, and ACM Award-winning and platinum-selling singer-songwriter Jake Owen. Premiering this fall on USA, the eight-part REAL COUNTRY will film ...
Dave Adkins Scores Two #1s Again For Two Singles
Dave Adkins has topped the charts again with two red hot singles, "Blood Feud" and "I Can Only Imagine" from his album Right Or Wrong on Mountain Fever Records.
"Blood Feud" is #1 for the third time on the Bluegrass Today Top 20 Bluegrass Songs Chart today. The song was recently featured on iTunes ...
Paul Cauthen's 'Have Mercy' Searches For Truth In Polarized World On June 22, 2018
Somewhere between an EP and an album, Paul Cauthen's new seven-track collection, ',' out June 22 via Lightning Rod Records, is a stunning showcase of the pure power of truth and love.
Building off the success of the troubadour's breakout debut 'My Gospel,' which found itself on a slew of year-end ...
Priscilla Renea Is Staking A Claim For Black Women In Country
"Who is your favorite Black female country artist? If you're having a hard time coming up with one because country music has generally been unwelcoming to minorities, and exceptionally so to Black people... take a listen to Renea" wrote Refinery29 of hit songwriter and vocal powerhouse, Priscilla Renea.
The Band Of Heathens To Release New EP 'Live Via Satellite' On April 27, 2018
The Band of Heathens made a giant leap with their last full length album Duende, which landed on Rolling Stone's top 50 Americana and Country Albums of 2017 at #31 - "It's only natural that the Band of Heathens - a tireless touring outfit - made one of the year's best driving records." Touring the United ...
Trisha Yearwood's Best-Selling 'Summer In A Cup' Will Be The Official Cocktail Of Stagecoach Festival
Stagecoach Festival in partnership with Trisha Yearwood and Williams Sonoma announced today that Yearwood's best-selling cocktail mix, Summer in a Cup, will be the official cocktail of this year's country music festival.
Summer in a Cup is Yearwood's own signature recipe for the ultimate summer ...
SiriusXM To Broadcast Annual Stagecoach Country Music Festival
SiriusXM announced today that for the first time it will broadcast live performances and backstage interviews from the prestigious Stagecoach Country Music Festival located in Indio, California. The exclusive radio broadcast will air on The Highway - Channel 56, and will include backstage interviews ...
Don Gallardo "Still Here"; Named Rolling Stone Country "Artist You Need To Know"
Nashville-based Americana singer-songwriter Don Gallardo is set to release his next album, Still Here, on April 27, 2018 through Rock Ridge Music (with distribution via ADA). With music that walks the line between Americana, folk, and roots-rock, mining the influence of classic 1970s singer-songwriters ...
Kentucky-Bred Newcomer Dillon Carmichael's 10-Track, Dave Cobb-Produced Debut 'Hell On An Angel' Bows August 17, 2018
Merging a sonically progressive palette with a tasteful reverence for the past, Burgin, KY-native Dillon Carmichael has crafted a slice of solid country gold -- one that's fueled by plainspoken lyrics and a rich baritone voice -- on the 10-track, Dave Cobb-produced 'Hell On An Angel,' which is set to ...
Columbus Native Erica Blinn Announces New Touring, Video Premiere For "Suitcases And Truckstops" On Twangville
In the same methodical way she takes apart engines and makes them roadworthy again, Erica Blinn constructs American rock songs, one earnest melody at a time. She forces Midwestern air through beat-up harmonicas and hammers out sincere words that stretch and twist through her tunes. A guitarist/harmonica ...
Red Shahan Debuts Live "Revolution" Video
West Texas singer-songwriter Red Shahan has released a live video for "Revolution." The song hails from his critically acclaimed sophomore album Culberson County, released March 30 via Thirty Tigers.
According to The Boot, "'Revolution' is equal parts catchy and heavy, an arguably political song ...
Montgomery Gentry's New Single "Get Down South," Just Shipped To Radio Via PlayMPE
..."Get Down South," the new single from Montgomery Gentry's newly released chart-topping Billboard album, "Here's to You," just shipped to radio via PlayMPE. "Get Down South," is also currently spinning on SiriusXM's Y2Kountry and was a top download last week on PlayMPE.
A "tried and true, uptempo ...