Third Floor Records’ recording artist Diana Upton-Hill has an invigorating smile and a talent to match. Her debut single, “Do Love Well” off the album of the same name had over 150 stations spinning the single which peaked at #48 on Music Row Charts. The album was produced by Grammy-Award winning artist, songwriter Bryan White who did a solid job. Diana’s newest single, “Southern Gentlemen” is climbing up the charts on both Music Row and Billboard. Her talent seemed to be a well kept secret but that is no longer the case. ... read more!
When Tiburon, CA native, Lockwood Barr is on stage pickin’ her dad’s 1972 Gibson Mastertone banjo she knows that is where she is supposed to be. Her talent has garnered her an independent CMA Award as banjo player for bluegrass group, The Nashvegas Ramblers and her close-knit musical family are her biggest influences. ... read more!
There are many good things about living in California, and one is we can just about have outdoor concerts and festivals all year round. Each April the hills of Simi Valley come alive as the rockin’ “Round– Up Festival” comes to the beautiful Hummingbird Nest Ranch. There is non-stop country music, dancing, good eats and all around fun for the entire family. Add this years headliners, Jamie O’Neal and Lonestar and you have another total WIN, WIN on April 16th. ... read more!
Local venue, the Gaslamp Music Bar & Restaurant, continues to bring local and star country talent to Southern California. All artists enjoy being a part of the Country Nights line-up because it gives them a great platform to showcase their songs. Country honkytonk legend, Wade Hayes made his way through on December 13th and drew his fair share of fans proving good old country music is still in demand. He was excited to be here and happy to be able to play his music and support the efforts of keeping country music in the forefront. ... read more!
There are artists along the road that you absolutely need people to find and learn about, hoping in the meantime becoming a fan. Our Wednesday’s Watch artist, former Navy SEAL and country singer Pete Scobell is one of those artists. ... read more!
Not an easy task going out on a Sunday night knowing the alarm will go off at 5am on Monday morning to much dismay. However when you get the opportunity to see and visit with a country artist who you have enjoyed and admired for over 15 years, alarm be damned. Darryl Worley swung his way through Southern California recently and made his debut stop at The Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks. This welcoming honkytonk dance hall was a perfect fit for Darryl; laid back, fun and full of history. ... read more!