Artist on the Rise

James Carothers — CMM’s December “Artist on the Rise” Interview

If you are searching for some authentic sounding country music, James Carothers is certainly the artist for you. With a great sense of self, and also a great sense of humor, James writes songs that are real and relatable. Hailing from Tennessee, the baritone singer may remind you of Jamey Johnson or Waylon Jennings, but he still brings a unique originality to his music that makes it his own. His latest album, “Honky Tonk Land,” features songs James penned and gives listeners great songs like “I Must Be Alive” and “New Country Singers.” ... read more!

J. Michael Harter — CMM’s October “Artist on the Rise” Interview

J. Michael Harter hails from Arizona and is no stranger to the music business. Many fans may remember him from the sibling trio The Harters, but now J. Michael is releasing music as a solo artist. He released his brand new single, “Holy Cowgirl” to country radio and it has received a lot of attention from fans and country dance clubs across the country. J. Michael’s album, “Ride On,” was released September 30th and he is already busy writing songs for his next project! ... read more!