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no responses. 31st August 2017 Zoe Deighton-Smythe

First country music hit traced to Atlanta, Georgia


First country music hit traced to Atlanta, Georgia

The first-ever country music hit may have been traced back to a building in Atlanta, Georgia, according to reports. Local architect, Kyle Kessler is said to […]

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no responses. 31st August 2017 Zoe Deighton-Smythe

Biggest issues facing country music industry uncovered


Biggest issues facing country music industry uncovered

American entertainment media brand, Billboard has bought together the biggest names in country music in a bid to uncover the biggest issues facing the industry. The […]

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no responses. 30th August 2017 Zoe Deighton-Smythe

Roseanne Cash’s ‘King’s Record Shop’ gets rerelease


Roseanne Cash’s ‘King’s Record Shop’ gets rerelease

Legacy Recordings, the catalogue division of Sony Music Entertainment, has celebrated the 30th anniversary of Rosanne Cash’s ‘King’s Record Shop’ with commemorative 12″ 180gram vinyl (and […]

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no responses. 30th August 2017 Zoe Deighton-Smythe

Fairport Convention celebrates 50th anniversary with autumn tour


Fairport Convention celebrates 50th anniversary with autumn tour

In continued celebration of their 50th anniversary, British folk rock legends Fairport Convention have announced an autumn tour where they will play selected songs from their […]

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no responses. 30th August 2017 Zoe Deighton-Smythe

‘John Mayer should do country’, say country stars


‘John Mayer should do country’, say country stars

Country music stars Lindsay Ell and Jon Pardi have called on John Mayer to cross over to the country genre, with radio host Bobby Bones suggesting […]

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no responses. 17th August 2017 Christian Brown

Country Music Week performances announced!


Country Music Week performances announced!

Artists and musicians performing during Country Music Week have been announced!   The organisers behind the Country to Country (C2C) festival have announced more artists and events appearing […]

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no responses. 16th August 2017 Zoe Deighton-Smythe

Unlike some others, Chris Shiflett proves he’s not a Pretender


Unlike some others, Chris Shiflett proves he’s not a Pretender

Fresh from headlining Glastonbury with the Foo Fighters in June, the guitarist came back in the UK to tour his excellent new album, ‘West Coast Towns’, […]

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Glen Campbell

no responses. 9th August 2017 Christian Brown

Legendary Country icon Glen Campbell dies aged 81


Legendary Country icon Glen Campbell dies aged 81

Glen Campbell a legendary Country icon dies aged 81 Glen Campbell, the legendary Country artist behind hits including ‘Rhinestone Cowboy’ and “Country Boy”, has died following a […]

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Casey James

no responses. 28th July 2017 Christian Brown

Not heard Casey James’ ‘Strip It Down’?


Not heard Casey James’ ‘Strip It Down’?

 Casey James returns to his Texas Blues Roots on his latest album Strip It Down… The Singer/Guitarist Casey James has only recently released his latest album, Strip […]

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Margo price

no responses. 28th July 2017 Christian Brown

Margo Price shows us what she’s made of on new EP


Margo Price shows us what she’s made of on new EP

Margo Price, the acclaimed US singer/songwriter has officially released her new EP ‘Weakness,’ via Third Man Records. Recorded at Sam Phillips Recording in Memphis, ‘Weakness’ was […]

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