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12/01/2020 

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The Cadillac Three

BRAND NEW SINGLE ‘HARD OUT HERE FOR A COUNTRY BOY’ FT. CHRIS JANSON & TRAVIS TRITT WATCH THE LYRIC VIDEO HERE TAKEN FROM UPCOMING ALBUM COUNTRY FUZZ RELEASED FEBRUARY 7th PRE ORDER HERE PERFORMING AT C2C FESTIVAL ACROSS THE UK & EUROPE MARCH 2020   The...

A Thousand Horses debut their latest single ‘Drinking Song’

RELEASED ON DAVE COBB’S LOW COUNTRY SOUND/ELEKTRA RECORDS Acclaimed country rock band A Thousand Horses have released their new track ‘Drinking Song’, which debuted globally last night on Radio 2. Listen/share here. Produced by Grammy Award-winning producer Dave Cobb...

Celtic Connections – THE FIRST FESTIVAL OF 2020

From Thursday 16 January to Sunday 2 February 2020, musicians from across the world will take part in over 300 events in venues throughout Glasgow for the UK's premier celebration of Celtic music.  As usual, there are numerous shows of interest to country/Americana...

MIDLAND UK TOUR RESCHEDULED FOR MARCH 2020

Midland have rescheduled their UK tour for March 2020, with dates as follows:   March 23rd: Belfast Ulster Hall March 24th: Manchester The Ritz March 25th: London The Roundhouse March 27th: Sheffield Leadmill March 28th: Birmingham Institute March 29th: Glasgow...

Lee Brice to headline UK Shows in 2020

Tickets are now on sale for award-winning, double Platinum US singer/songwriter Lee Brice's major UK headline tour for Summer 2020 including a date at London’s O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, and dates in Birmingham, Glasgow and Manchester. With more than 14 million in...

Steep Canyon Rangers – North Carolina Songbook Live Album Review

By Roger Sharman Currently sitting on top of the Bluegrass Billboard charts, Steep Canyon Rangers latest release, ‘North Carolina Songbook’, was recorded live at Merlefest, North Carolina’s preeminent roots festival hosted in Wilkesboro, earlier in 2019.  Indeed the...

Lee Brice UK Tour 2020

Tickets are now on sale for award-winning, double Platinum US singer/songwriter Lee Brice's major UK headline tour for Summer 2020 including a date at London’s O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, and dates in Birmingham, Glasgow and Manchester. With more than 14 million in...

Ferris & Sylvester

‘I DARE YOU’ VIDEO RELEASED   WINNERS OF THE ‘EMERGING ARTIST AWARD’ UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2020 PLAYING WITH JADE BIRD ON EUROPEAN TOUR FEB / MARCH 2020 ANNOUNCED FOR SXSW 2020 Ferris & Sylvester have released the video for their latest single ‘I Dare You’,...

HADEN TRIPLETS ANNOUNCE FAMILY ALBUM

NEW ALBUM RELEASED JANUARY 24 2020 VIA TRIMETER RECORDS/THIRTY TIGERS Petra, Rachel and Tanya Haden Discover Their Grandfather’s Lost Songs from a Forgotten America, Alongside the Music of Spain (Josh Haden), Kanye West and The Carter Family. The Haden Triplets—Petra,...

CARLY PEARCE KNOWS “IT WON’T ALWAYS BE LIKE THIS”

Listen to the Reflective New Song Ahead of Valentine’s Day 2020 Album Release Pre-Order CARLY PEARCE Now: https://CarlyPearce.lnk.to/CP2PR Only Female Country Artist Named to Forbes 30 Under 30   Massive tour dates, a history-making debut and notable accolades...

Ned Roberts – Wrong Side of You

'Absolutely gorgeous stuff...one to really get excited about' Lauren Laverne, BBC 6Music   '..so gifted, possessing a fine ear for a tune and a real knack for storytelling..stunning’. 8/10 – UNCUT London-based folk musician Ned Roberts releases new single Wrong Side...

Broken Witt Rebels

ANNOUNCE NEW RELEASE DATE FOR UPCOMING ALBUM OK HOTEL OUT MARCH 13TH 2020 VIA SNAKEFARM RECORDS/UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP + SHARE NEW SINGLE ‘RUNNING WITH THE WOLVES’ LISTEN HERE ANNOUNCE UK HEADLINE TOUR DATES 2020 CATCH THE BAND ON TOUR NOW PLAYING LONDON’S BOSTON MUSIC...

DUSTIN LYNCH REVEALS FULL TULLAHOMA TRACK LIST AND ALBUM ART

Available To Pre-Order Today / Get Album Opener 'Momma's House' Instantly   Nashville, TN. – (December 6th, 2019) – With anticipation building toward DUSTIN LYNCH’s bold self-portrait of a fourth album, TULLAHOMA (out January 17th), the BMG/Broken Bow Records...

MITCHELL TENPENNY CONFIRMS HIS FIRST UK APPEARANCES AT C2C FESTIVAL 2020

In addition to the hit single ‘Drunk Me’, Tenpenny has shared ‘Naughty List’, his unique take on two Christmas classics and a new song for the holiday season LONDON, UK – (FrIn addition to the hit single ‘Drunk Me’, Tenpenny has shared ‘Naughty List’, his unique take...

C2C 2020: SPOTLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS AND AFTERSHOW PARTIES ANNOUNCED

C2C 13 - 15 MARCH 2020!  Hosted by Bob Harris OBE SPOTLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS ANNOUNCED  Featuring  WILLIE JONES - KASSI ASHTON - MITCHELL TENPENNY  NIKO MOON - CAYLEE HAMMACK - GABBY BARRETT - TWINNIE KYLE DANIEL - NOAH SCHNACKY - SEAFORTH*  + OFFICIAL C2C AFTERSHOW...

Megan McKenna

Having won the X-Factor: Celebrity Megan's debut album "The Story of Me" will be released on cd for the first time this Friday. Pre-order the album HERE Megan McKenna has captured the public’s imagination in recent weeks, which culminated in her winning ‘The X-Factor:...

Cambridge Folk Festival 2020

TICKETS ON GENERAL SALE TUESDAY 10 DECEMBER 2019 www.cambridgefolkfestival.co.uk Tickets for Cambridge Folk Festival 2020 go on sale on Tuesday 10 December 2019. The Festival takes place 30 July – 2 August 2020 in the picturesque grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall,...

Rob Mayes releases new track Grandpa’s Hands

L.A.-based actor-singer-songwriter Rob Mayes released his brand new track Grandpa’s Hands on 15th November 2019. The track follows the release of the Closer EP in September and the recently released Wine + Whiskey. Grandpa’s Hands is written by Mayes, produced by...

THE CADILLAC THREE BRAND NEW TRACK ‘SLOW ROLLIN’’

BRAND NEW ALBUMCOUNTRY FUZZRELEASED FEBRUARY 7th 2020PRE ORDER HERE PERFORMING AT C2C FESTIVALACROSS THE UK & EUROPEMARCH 2020The Cadillac Three have released the latest track, ‘Slow Rollin’’ from their upcoming album, Country Fuzz, which is out Feb 7th via Big...

A Thousand Horses Interview Tuesday 19th November

With Roger Sharman On a damp and bitter Tuesday night in Central London, Roger went along to the 229 Club to have a chat to A Thousand Horses before their one-off show, about what they’ve been up to and what’s in store for the band in the future. CL: Hi Guy’s, welcome...

“You can choose everything in life but your family…”

Staying true to yourself has always been at the key of Liverpudlian singer-songwriter Laura Oakes’ journey. Growing up in a household of music fanatics, having conversations in three-part harmony was often considered the norm. It’s only natural then, that she aspired...

Hawktail To Release Sophomore Album Formations On January 10th

Co-Produced by Chris Eldridge of Punch Brothers;   November 19, 2019 – Nashville, – Known collectively as Hawktail, fiddler Brittany Haas, bassist Paul Kowert, guitarist Jordan Tice, and mandolinist Dominick Leslie have combined their monstrous compositional and...

Lily Garland – Rise Above The Ashes

“Rise Above The Ashes” is the new single from UK country music artist Lily Garland. The song serves as the title track for her new 6-track EP, due on digital services worldwide on December 6th via Fretsore Records.    Combining key tracks from Garland’s catalog, along...

CARLY PEARCE SHARES NEW VIDEO FOR I HOPE YOU’RE HAPPY NOW

CMA Award nominee Carly Pearce has released a striking new video for I Hope You’re Happy Now, her duet with Lee Brice. Watch here: “The first time I watched this music video I cried – It is as real and honest as the ‘Every Little Thing’ video was for me. This song is...

JASON ALDEAN ANNOUNCES NINTH STUDIO ALBUM

The Superstar’s New Album '9' is Set for Release November 22nd - Four New Tracks Available Worldwide Now Including Lead Single “We Back" (listen here). After almost 15 years at the top of his genre, reigning ACM “Artist of the Decade" Jason Aldean has seen trends come...

OLIVIA LANE ANNOUNCES ENGLAND HEADLINE TOUR IN FEBRUARY 2020

LONDON, UK – (Tues 19th Nov 2019) – Following the release of her latest EP ‘The One’ this summer and a much-anticipated national US TV debut on NBC’s Songland, Nashville-based singer/songwriter Olivia Lanehas announced her return to the UK in February for a run of...

THE SECRET SISTERS’ NEW ALBUM SATURN RETURN OUT FEBRUARY 28th

PRODUCED BY BRANDI CARLILE AND TIM & PHIL HANSEROTH   Listen To The First Single 'Cabin' / UK & European Tour Dates Announced For 2020 “How would you feel if you got the opportunity to make your favorite band’s album?”—Brandi Carlile  GRAMMY-nominated The...

Marcus King shares his video for ‘The Well’

DAN AUERBACH PRODUCED DEBUT SOLO ALBUM EL DORADO OUT JAN 17TH 2020 ON SNAKEFARM RECORDS (UK) PRE-ORDER NOW AVAILABLE https://youtu.be/A_xHMKkzPc4   “Astoundingly mature songs, expressed through his preternaturally  earthy voice and razor-sharp electric-guitar...

Interview with Kyle Park

By Kate Willis Kate, Colin and Roger chatted to Kyle Park and his wife Brandi ahead of his only UK gig at The Islington on 31st October.Kyle was here with his wife before heading to Italy with his wife's family to visit their family winery. CL:  Is this the first time...

George Ducas to Release Yellow Rose Motel on Dec 6th

Celebrated Songwriter of Hits for Garth Brooks, George Strait, Dixie Chicks, Trisha Yearwood, Radney Foster and More Written and recorded in several Nashville recording sessions throughout 2017 and 2018, the album draws its name from the title track “Yellow Rose...

Morgan Evans Shares Brand New Single ‘Diamonds”

ACCLAIMED ALBUM THINGS THAT WE DRINK TO OUT NOW VIA WARNER MUSIC NASHVILLE / PARLOPHONE RECORDS International star Morgan Evans is sporting some new bling with the release of his latest single ‘Diamonds’, available everywhere now (LISTEN HERE). Before kicking off an...

WILLIAM PRINCE ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM RELIEVER

DUE FOR RELEASE FEBRUARY 7TH VIA GLASSNOTE RECORDS ‘THE SPARK’ LEAD SINGLE OUT NOW LISTEN HERE UK & IRELAND TOUR (W) YOLA DECEMBER 2019 William Prince has announced his second album Reliever, due for release on February 7thvia Glassnote Records. Dave Cobb and...

Katy Hurt Releases New Single ‘Unfinished Business’

‘Unfinished Business’ is the latest single from Katy Hurt: a powerful, personal song that speaks to many. ‘Unfinished Business’ is the 4th single taken from the rising country singer-songwriter’s latest highly-regarded, award-nominated, 5-track EP of the same name...

Lindsay Ell Returns to London

Canadian-born, Nashville based singer, songwriter and guitarist Lindsay Ell (BMG/BBR Music Group) returns to London for a one-off headline date at The Grace (previously Upstairs at The Garage / Thousand Island) in Islington on Nov 18th 2019, before she heads out for...

Stoney Larue Onward Album Review

By Roger Sharman Born in Taft, Texas, Stoney Larue has long been a staple of Red Dirt fans. He’s been at the forefront of the genre with the likes of Turnpike Troubadours, Jason Boland and the Stragglers, Pat Green and Randy Rogers Band For those unfamiliar with the...

MARCUS KING ANNOUNCES TOUR OF UK / IRELAND FOR FEBRUARY 2020

TICKETS AVAILABLE HERE DEBUT SOLO ALBUM EL DORADO OUT JANUARY 17th 2020 VIA SNAKEFARM RECORDS IN THE UK PRE ORDER HERE LISTEN TO BRAND NEW TRACK ‘WILDFLOWERS & WINE’ PLUS ‘THE WELL’   “The next time someone says to you that rock is dead, tell them to look no...

Micky and the Motorcars – Long Time Comin’ Album Review’

By Roger Sharman The Braun family is probably the most famous music family hailing from Idaho. Willy and Cody Braun, the spine of Reckless Kelly and younger brothers, Micky and Gary, mainstays of Micky and the Motorcars. Making up the musical family, father Muzzie,...

Charley Crockett – The Valley Album Review

By Roger Sharman Charley recently released his 6th Studio album, ‘The Valley’ having made a recovery from two heart surgeries. The record was recorded at Fort Horton Studios, Austin, Texas. The album was actually recorded before he had the surgery, which gives us a...

Miranda Lambert – Wildcard Album Review

Wildcard is Miranda’s 7th studio album and as usual for Miranda fans, we were eager in our anticipation!  A couple of tracks have been released as teasers for the album including her latest Country radio single – It All Comes Out in the Wash. On the whole, Wildcard...

SCOTTY McCREERY CELEBRATES SOLD-OUT EUROPEAN TOUR

NASHVILLE, TN / LONDON, UK – English and German audiences fell in love with the ACM, BMI, CMT and NSAI Award-winning Scotty McCreery over the past week as the Triple Tigers/Sony recording artist performed in both countries for the first time, selling-out all five...

Ags Connolly ‘Wrong Again’ Released 1st November

Early praise for 'Wrong Again' 'Picking one or even two or three tracks for individual mention detracts from the fact that every song on 'Wrong Again' works superbly well' *****Album of the Month, COUNTRY MUSIC PEOPLE 'Modern day traditionalism of the very, very best...

The Mavericks – ‘Play the Hits’ Album Review by Roger Sharman

Latino country rockers, The Mavericks return with the release of their 10th studio album on November 1st. Listeners in the UK will remember The Mavericks for their 1994 hit ‘Dance the Night Away’. Hailing from Miami, Florida, the band actually started out on the...

T J Walker Releases His Video Single ‘Cowboy Outta Me’

TJ Walker is proud to announce the bright and breezy video single for 'Cowboy Outta Me', taken from his 10-track debut album 'The Long Game'. 'Cowboy Outta Me', giving fans of Country and Americana another fresh, piquant shot of TJ Walker! TJ Walker is a...

Interview with Willie Jones – Bush Hall

By Roisin O' Hagan Roisin chatted to Willie Jones ahead of his set supporting Michael Ray Willie Jones has been crafting his blend of RnB and hip hop meets country/pop since his teenage years. Now dividing his time between LA living and frequent writing trips to...

Rob Mayes – Caroline Chats with the Rising Country Artist

Rob Mayes is a multi-talented, charismatic actor with a long list of TV & film roles to his name. Now he has added another string to his bow with a blossoming music career. We caught up with him and found out his new music and future plans and aspirations......

Micky and The Motorcars’ new album “Long Time Comin’

Due out on November 1st Micky and The Motorcars' album via Thirty Tigers is produced by Keith Gattis (George Strait, Miranda Lambert, Willie Nelson), and is a glide through the rural landscapes of their youth ripe with the sounds of their true heritage.  This is a...

Stoney LaRue’s new album “Onward” out November 1st

Stoney has long been an iconic figure in the Red Dirt/Texas music scene for nearly two decades now. He has sold over 1 million albums and singles, has charted high on both Billboard and iTunes, had videos featured on CMT and had his debut at the legendary Grand Ole...

Cody Jinks – The Wanting Review

By Roger Sharman Only reviewing ‘After the Fire’ would have meant I'd have only done half a job. ‘The Wanting’ was released on Friday, one week on from ’After the Fire’. Essentially, they are two halves of the same record, twenty-two tracks recorded in the space of...

The Orange Circus Band // I Miss You Video

The Orange Circus Band released their eagerly awaited video to I Miss You yesterday. I Miss You channels raw heartbreak of a love lost too soon. Poetic in its delivery, harrowing in its message, it’s impossible not to feel struck by the agonising loss and excruciating...

Hootie and The Blowfish Interview by Mary Dopson-Taylor

When your good friends at Country Lowdown ask you if you would be willing to interview Hootie and the Blowfish one has to be willing to step in! Several weeks ago I knew there may be a small opportunity of an interview with the band during their UK tour. Kate,...

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