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Music Video Monday Features New Music By The Darlins – “Blackberry Whiskey”

They are fun, they are spirited, they are talented and they have a new single out, “Blackberry Whiskey.” Erinn Bates and Jude Toy, affectionately known as country duo, The Darlins are just that. Their sassy mix of blue-grass and country are a force to be reckoned with. Their first EP, ‘Crush’ was released in 2015 with great reviews bringing them much deserved attention. ... read more!

Singer/Songwriter Kendell Marvel Delivers His Passion With Solo Album – “Lonesome & Lowdown

Songs you hear by your favorite artists just don’t appear out of thin air. As we all know there are songwriters who make it all happen. To the disbelief of some, not all artists write their own songs, which is not a bad thing nor does it make them less of a talent. Enter songwriter Kendell Marvel who has been a long time Nashville staple in the songwriting community, and has now taken that daring leap to create and present his own stellar album, ‘Lowdown & Lonesome.’ ... read more!

Put On Your Two-Steppin’ Dancin’ Shoes, Darryl Worley IS Back With A New Single -“Lonely Alone”

When you want to get something so good and make it just right it takes time. I have listened to this perfect release a few times over and know it was so worth this wait. Country artist, Darryl Worley, known for his true country sound, his familiar twang and the need to get it done right, is back with a new single, “Lonely Alone.” The first song made available for an upcoming album that he is working on. ... read more!

Tracy Lawrence Returns With 12th Annual Mission-Possible Turkey Fry And 3rd Annual Concert With Stellar Lineup

Every year when I see this announcement I so want to be there, but alas it has not happened so far. After raising more than $135,000.00 with the music event last year, Tracy Lawrence is back with his 3rd Annual Tracy Lawrence & Friends Mission:Possible Turkey Fry Concert on November 21st, with doors opening at 6pm, following his 12th Annual Turkey Fry, all benefiting Nashville Rescue Mission. ... read more!

Willie Nelson And Sons To Release “Willie Nelson and the Boys”

Legacy Recordings will release ‘Willie Nelson and the Boys,’ the eagerly-awaited second installment in the acclaimed ‘Willie’s Stash’ archival recordings series, on Friday, October 20. The Willie’s Stash series will present a variety of archival releases, each personally curated by Willie, culled from decades of recording and touring, providing unique perspectives on one of America’s most vital musical forces. ... read more!