Just so everyone knows, there ARE still women in country music. Our Wednesday’s Watch Artist of the Day did not start her musical path devoting herself to it. She knew this was her passion but took the long route to get there and I am glad she has arrived. Welcome Rachel Timberlake and her Band to Country Music Matters. ... read more!
Do not be in shock as I step out of my “norm for country music” realm in my selection for the Music Video Monday. There are many hits and large talent with this group, some not what I class as true country but some solid music along the way. The newest release “Riot,” is a song that has grabbed my attention and my heart. ... read more!
In my eyes country Legends never get old and their music never fades. I had the pleasure of meeting one of those Legends this year and his charm, story telling, wit and broad smile won me over once again. Many of you may just associate the movie “Urban Cowboy” with the name, but he is so much more. With such hits as, “Don’t The Girls All Get Prettier At Closin Time,” “She’s Pullin Me Back Again,” “That’s All That Matters,” “Room Full Of Roses,” and more he has earned his title. ... read more!
As soon as the annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball game is done each year, fans are already anxious to know when they can do it again the following year. Held during CMA Music Festival it draws crowds from all over, some come in just for the event. It gives artist’s, other celebrities and fans a chance to kick back, have some fun while helping to “Strike Out Cancer” in conjunction with City of Hope hospital. ... read more!
I would find it difficult to believe there are any country fans out there who are not familiar with the words; “Zac Brown Band.” If you are not familiar than I am not sure how to justify that. In honor of all the excitement over their new upcoming album, “Jekyll + Hyde,” I thought we could bring about that song that started it all and maybe throw in a bonus as a double Music Video Monday. ... read more!
Independent Country band, LiveWire may not be a familiar name to you now, but after this Wednesday’s Watch spotlight I think you will be glad you stopped by. This rockin yet smooth Country band’s style has garnered nationwide recognition and revved up support from their legion of fans. Today you get a double shot of songs to reel you in even farther. ... read more!