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Country On The Clyde 2022

Day tickets are now available for this COUNTRY ON THE CLYDE for the afternoons of Sat 12th & Sun 13th March 2022 at The Ferry in Glasgow.  The Coaltown Daisies have been added to an already stellar line-up (see below) boasting a whole host of great artists, some...

The HawtThorns ‘Let’s Get Together’ The New Single OUT NOW

An Americana band whose sun-kissed songwriting, versatile guitar work, and lush vocal harmonies evoke the California coastline as much as the Bible Belt countryside, the HawtThorns are rooted in the collaborative chemistry of husband-and-wife duo KP and Johnny...

DANIELLE BRADBERY RELEASES NEW SINGLE “BREAK MY HEART AGAIN”

Cover art courtesy of Big Machine Records Danielle Bradbery, heart scraped raw, exhales the pain of loving someone who’s long gone with her latest release “Break My Heart Again,” out now via Big Machine Records. With a tender, swirling vocal, she pulls back the veil...

Brent Cobb releases ‘When It’s My Time’ single & video

‘WHEN IT’S MY TIME’ MUSIC VIDEO DEBUTS TODAY AND NOW, LET’S TURN TO PAGE... NEW GOSPEL ALBUM OUT NEXT FRIDAY JANUARY 28TH 2022 PRE ORDER HERE “Americana superstar makes a joyful noise” – Uncut 8/10 “Country gospel, just like Johnny Cash & Loretta Lynn used to...

UK Americana Music Week, January 24th to 27th 2022, cancelled

UK Americana Awards 2022 to be broadcast via Youtube on January 27th   The Americana Music Association UK (AMA-UK) has, with great regret, announced that UK Americana Music Week, due to take place in Hackney, London January 24th to 27th 2022, has been cancelled....

THOMAS RHETT LEADS THE WAY TO WHERE WE STARTED – OUT APRIL 1

Album Cover Courtesy of The Valory Music Co. Fans Can Pre-Order WHERE WE STARTED Beginning Today and Instantly Receive Two New Tracks “Angels” and “Church Boots"  Superstar Teams Up with Katy Perry on Sixth Studio Album's Title Track as Lead Single “Slow Down Summer”...

SAM OUTLAW RETURNS TO THE UK & EUROPE IN MARCH

Ambitious New Album ‘Popular Mechanics’ Out Now To Stream/Download; Available on CD March 4th California-raised, Tennessee-based singer & songwriter Sam Outlaw returns to the UK & Europe in March on the back of his ambitious third full-length album, the new...

TENILLE TOWNES HANGS ONTO HOPE IN ‘WHEN’S IT GONNA HAPPEN’

OPENING FOR GEORGE STRAIT AND REBA; CONFIRMED FOR C2C Responding to an outpouring of fan support, Tenille Townes has released her new song 'When’s It Gonna Happen.' Listen here and watch the official video here. “I wrote this song because it’s a real and true window...

JEREMY IVEY ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM ‘INVISIBLE PICTURES’

OUT MARCH 11 VIA ANTI- WATCH VIDEO FOR NEW TRACK “ORPHAN CHILD” “Bob Dylan’s influence on Ivey’s wordy songcraft, laid-back delivery and handsomely disheveled look is undeniable.” – Nashville Scene “Twangy careworn missives, amiable introspections, and gently...

C2C ANNOUNCES INTRODUCING NASHVILLE AND SPOTLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS

C2C RETURNS 11 - 13 MARCH 2022! THE O2, LONDON / 3ARENA, DUBLIN / THE SSE HYDRO, GLASGOW   INTRODUCING NASHVILLE ANNOUNCED FOR ARENA MAINSTAGE MORGAN WADE, TIERA, PRISCILLA BLOCK   SPOTLIGHT STAGE ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR LONDON + GLASGOW FEATURING BRELAND, BRITTNEY...

C2C ANNOUNCE RETURN OF OFFICIAL AFTERSHOW PARTIES

C2C’S OFFICIAL AFTERSHOW PARTY RETURNS TO INDIGO AT THE O2 LONDON WITH NASHVILLE'S DJ HISH PLUS SPECIAL GUESTS   Country to Country is pleased to announce that the C2C Official Aftershow Parties are back!   A favourite amongst C2C fans, the C2C Official...

MerleFest Shares Initial Lineup For 2022 Festival

Emmylou Harris, Greensky Bluegrass, Rissi Palmer, and more to perform April 28 - May 1, 2022   MerleFest, presented by Window World, is proud to announce the first round of artists for MerleFest 2022, which will be held April 28-May 1, 2022. Emmylou Harris,...

The Willie Nelson Family – Album Review

By Roger Sharman   There are very, very few folks in this world who can be considered to be true musical royalty. Willie Nelson, George Strait, Kris Kristofferson, Dolly Parton and Loretta Lynn are the ones that immediately spring to mind that we are fortunate...

Jimmie Allen Nominated For Best New Artist At 64th Grammy Awards

Photo Credit: ABC/Paula Lobo Current CMA New Artist Of The Year & ACM New Male Artist Of The Year Winner Consecutive Debut No. 1 Singles ‘Best Shot’ And ‘Make Me Want To’ Certified Double Platinum & Platinum Respectively   Multi-platinum country recording...

THE LONG ROAD REVEALS FIRST NAMES FOR 2022

THE CADILLAC THREE, MARTY STUART, BRANDY CLARK, LOCASH, LAUREN ALAINA, LINDSAY ELL, SARA EVANS, SUNNY SWEENEY, CASSADEE POPE, RISSI PALMER AND MANY MORE ANNOUNCED TODAY THE THREE DAY FESTIVAL RETURNS ON NEW SUMMER BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND DATES A HIGHLY CURATED LINE UP...

COLE SWINDELL RELEASES DUET WITH LAINEY WILSON “NEVER SAY NEVER”

“Never Say Never” Premiering Across Country Radio Now  Song Released in Tandem with Official Lyric Video *** Grammy-nominated multi-Platinum superstar Cole Swindell has released “Never Say Never”, a duet with his friend and BMG/BBR Music Group’s fast-rising new artist...

Filmore Returns to the UK for a London Show Later This Month

Credit: Curb Records Appearing at Southern Saturdays on 27 November Rising country/pop artist Filmore (Curb Records) will return to London for a show on Saturday, 27 November at Southern Saturdays. Filmore has achieved over 193 million career on-demand streams and has...

Shannon Hynes – Woman’s Scorn, Single Review

By Ian Aspinall   Hailing from North Wales, now in North London via LIPA in Liverpool, Shannon Hynes is one of the UK’s finest young talents in the UK Country scene and on November 26th brings us her latest single Woman’s Scorn.   Born out of a common...

Brent Cobb release new song ‘When It’s My Time’

LISTEN HERE NEW GOSPEL ALBUM AND NOW, LET’S TURN TO PAGE... OUT JANUARY 28TH 2022 PRE ORDER HERE Grammy-nominated singer, songwriter and musician Brent Cobb has released his new song, ‘When It’s My Time’. Listen/share here. Reflecting on the song, Cobb shares, “I’ve...

UK AMERICANA AWARDS 2022 NOMINEES AND SPECIAL AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

UK Americana Awards 2022 Thursday 27th January – Hackney Empire Lucinda Williams to receive the International Lifetime Achievement Award, Beth Orton is this year’s Trailblazer recipient Kiefer Sutherland to be a special guest at the Awards Show Nominations Shortlist...

Máiréad, New Single Review – Belong to Me

Northern Irish songstress, Máiréad, returns from the lockdowns and her recent marriage with a new single all about the music industry. And it is brilliant!   Written virtually in one of the myriad lockdowns over the last 18 months with Jess Thristan, Belong to...

Lucy Blu at the Camden Chapel

Written by Ian Aspinall, photos courtesy of Colin Jones.   A show in conjunction with Talentbanq at the Camden Chapel in the London Irish Centre; a venue I’ve not been to before but I had seen that some shows had guests sat on the floor. Imagine my relief when I...

Tenille Townes Sheds Her Mask On New Song ‘Villain In Me’

First Headlining U.S. Tour, Villain In Me Tour, On Sale Now Award-winning singer/songwriter Tenille Townes is sharing one of her most personal releases to date with her new song, 'Villain In Me.' Listen here and watch here. “This song terrifies me, but I feel more...

ELVIE SHANE’S DEBUT ALBUM BACKSLIDER IS AVAILABLE NOW

Wheelhouse Records Singer/Songwriter Shares Full-Length Release Hot On The Heels Of His Debut No. 1 Single “My Boy” American Songwriter Exclusively Premieres New Music Video For “Love, Cold Beer, Cheap Smoke”   Wheelhouse Records singer/songwriter Elvie Shane’s...

Declan O’Rourke UK Tour Dates in November

Photo - Declan O'Rourke - Abbey Theatre, Dublin. Photo by Ruth Medjber @ruthlessimagery New Album Arrivals out now on eastwest Award-winning Irish singer-songwriter Declan O’Rourke is to tour the UK this November, in a 9-show run with dates as follows:   Thurs 4...

Nashville Meets London at Pizza Express

By Ian Aspinall   Tuesday October 12th saw the last Nashville Meets London of 2021, hosted, as ever, by Absolute Radio DJ extraordinaire Matt Spracklen. Pizza Express Live in Holborn was the venue once again, and the lighting for photography purposes was ever the...

Dylan Scott Releases ‘New Truck’ Live Video

Dylan Scott’s latest radio single, ‘New Truck’ has received over 13 million streams and today (Oct 8th) he has released the Live Video, which celebrates being back on the road playing to fans, and uses exclusive behind-the-scenes footage from his current shows. “The...

IT’S A VERY ANNIE CHRISTMAS!

PISTOL ANNIES RELEASING THEIR FIRST EVER HOLIDAY ALBUM, HELL OF A HOLIDAY, 22ND OCTOBER FIRST RELEASE “SNOW GLOBE” AVAILABLE NOW   Country music trio Pistol Annies will deck the halls with new original holiday tunes as their first Christmas album, Hell of a...

MANNY BLU RELEASES NEW SINGLE “DOIN’ FINE”

Available To Stream/Download Now Manny Blu has unleashed "Doin' Fine" today (1/10), the first single from his upcoming Country Punk EP. The single is available on all streaming services here. This track mixes heavy bass guitar, elevated drums, and Blu's powerhouse...

JUSTIN MOORE’S NEW SINGLE “WITH A WOMAN YOU LOVE” AVAILABLE NOW

Cover art courtesy of The Valory Music Co. Multi-PLATINUM Country hitmaker Justin Moore delivers twang-laden love song “With A Woman You Love” today via The Valory Music Co. The first track off his forthcoming studio album — expected in 2022 — arrives on the heels of...

SCOTTY McCREERY EARNS FOURTH CONSECUTIVE NO. 1 WITH ‘YOU TIME’

Photo credit: Jeff Ray Lead Single from Fifth Studio Album Same Truck Tops Both the U.S. Mediabase/Country Aircheck and Billboard Radio Charts On the heels of last week’s release of his fifth studio album Same Truck, multi-Platinum selling Triple Tigers recording...

LARRY FLEET PUTS HIS STACK OF RECORDS ON TODAY

LIFETIME-IN-THE-MAKING ALBUM DEBUT FOLLOWS FIRST GRAND OLE OPRY APPEARANCE After a monumental summer, Big Loud Records rising star Larry Fleet marks another career high point today, releasing his full-length album debut, STACK OF RECORDS. A lifetime-in-the-making...

TAYLOR MCCALL RELEASES DEBUT ALBUM BLACK POWDER SOUL

"Taylor McCall navigates the edgier aspects of country music, those that balance good and evil and have been present from even before Hank Williams claimed he'd never get out of this world alive." 8/10, HOLLER   LISTEN HERE Emerging US singer, songwriter and...

The Shires’ Ben Earle joins Absolute Radio Country

Absolute Radio Country is thrilled to announce Ben Earle from British Country Duo, The Shires will be joining the station to host a new Sunday morning show. Ben’s first show will be on Sunday 3rd October from 9am –12pm, where he will play his favourite country...

THE WHITMORE SISTERS SHARE NEW SONG “LEARN TO FLY”

LISTEN HERE THE DEBUT BY SIBLING DUO BONNIE AND ELEANOR WHITMORE FROM THEIR JANUARY 21, 2022 ALBUM GHOST STORIES + 2022 EUROPEAN TOUR SUPPORTING THE MASTERSONS Ghost stories. Hauntings. Things that go bump in the night... Ghosts are always with us, waiting for the...

MISTY RIVER ‘PROMISES’ THE DEBUT ALBUM RELEASED OCTOBER 1

INCLUDES LEAD SINGLE "WALK ME TO THE RIVER": "Really enjoying this, we'll be playing more of Misty River" Ricky Ross, BBC Radio 2 "Such a unique voice, I love her voice" Baylen Leonard, Absolute Radio Country "Just Beautiful"  Ralph McLean, BBC Radio Ulster "It gives...

Liz Cooper releases twisted ‘Motorcycle’ video

WATCH HERE HOT SASS NEW ALBUM OUT NOW VIA THIRTY TIGERS LISTEN HERE *** Acclaimed singer, songwriter and musician Liz Cooper has released the official video for ‘Motorcycle’. Directed by Jacq Justice, the video was filmed at various locations across New York City and...

LAINEY WILSON’S “THINGS A MAN OUGHTA KNOW” HITS NO. 1

Credit: Alex Berger First New Solo Female Artist to Earn No. 1 on Mediabase and Billboard Charts Since April 2020 “One of Country music’s most promising young stars,” (Whiskey Riff), Lainey Wilson has earned the No.1 spot on the Mediabase and Billboard Country radio...

Lucy Blu Single I Won’t Review

By Ian Aspinall   If you follow UK country, you should now have heard of Lucy Blu. She’s been playing live and recording for the last few years, and this year played Tennessee Fields and Buckle & Boots as well supporting Candi Carpenter at her Brighton show....

CASSADEE POPE TO RELEASE THRIVE ON OCTOBER 15th

Tracklist & Artwork Revealed For The Genre-Defying New Album; Available To Pre-Order Now Latest Song & Video ‘Tomorrow Night’ Out Now Grammy-nominated artist Cassadee Pope has confirmed the October 15th, 2021 release of her upcoming album, THRIVE, featuring...

Toby Keith releases new track “Old Me Better”

From new album Peso In My Pocket, Out Oct. 15   “Old Me Better” WAV: https://thirtytigers.box.com/s/7a00vc1jd4meomns85juk96gyb21tzie   Singer, songwriter and entertainer Toby Keith has released “Old Me Better” from his first all-new Show Dog Nashville album in...

Artist Information for C2C 2022

  MIRANDA LAMBERT Superstar Miranda Lambert’s storied career has spanned seven US #1 hit radio singles, seven consecutive #1 albums, more than 70 prestigious awards and honours, and countless sales certifications, earning the Texan a reputation as “the most...

C2C (COUNTRY TO COUNTRY) 2022 LINE-UP ANNOUNCED

C2C RETURNS 11 - 13 MARCH 2022! THE O2, LONDON / 3ARENA, DUBLIN / THE SSE HYDRO, GLASGOW   MIRANDA LAMBERT - DARIUS RUCKER – LUKE COMBS  KIP MOORE - BRETT YOUNG – ASHLEY MCBRYDE  FLATLAND CAVALRY - SCOTTY MCCREERY – RUSSELL DICKERSON INTRODUCING NASHVILLE (ARTISTS...

MITCHELL TENPENNY RELEASES MIDTOWN DIARIES EP

NEW SINGLE 'TRUTH ABOUT YOU' SURGES TO 16.5 MILLION TOTAL ON-DEMAND STREAMS MITCHELL REACHES MORE THAN ONE BILLION TOTAL CAREER ON-DEMAND STREAMS Riser House/Columbia Nashville artist Mitchell Tenpenny released his Midtown Diaries EP on Friday, 10 September! Mitchell...

OUT NOW: MACKENZIE PORTER RELEASES ‘UNLONELY ME’

INFECTIOUS TRACK IS FIRST RELEASE IN A SERIES OF NEW MUSIC TO COME BEFORE YEAR’S END CURRENT SINGLE WITH DUSTIN LYNCH 'THINKING ‘BOUT YOU' IS QUICKLY APPROACHING TOP 20 AT U.S. COUNTRY RADIO AND CONTINUES TO SOAR   Big Loud Records’ Country riser MacKenzie Porter...

Logan Mize Shares Small-Town Life Lessons in ‘If You Get Lucky’

Photo credit Sydney Davidson Brand-new track peels back another layer on the fictional town that inspired his entire upcoming project, ‘Welcome to Prairieville’ (out 1 Oct) Watch the official lyric video here Big Yellow Dog Music’s Logan Mize is taking another step...

CONNER SMITH LEANS IN TO “TAKE IT SLOW”

Cover Art Courtesy of The Valory Music Co Watch Lyric Video here: https://conner.lnk.to/TakeItSlow_Visualizer Rising Country singer-songwriter CONNER SMITH captures the innocence of young love with “Take It Slow,” out today via The Valory Music Co. Smith co-wrote...

CHASE RICE BRINGS THE ALBUM TO FANS ON CD IN OCTOBER

OUT OCT 1st 2021 - AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER NOW Featuring His Third US #1 Hit ‘Drinkin’ Beer. Talkin’ God. Amen.’ (feat. Florida Georgia Line) Following the digital release of the multi-part project, The Album, multi-Platinum entertainer Chase Rice is bringing a...

Jon Wolfe – ‘Dos Carazones’ Album Review

By Roger Sharman Wednesday 3rd September saw the release of one of the most important releases of the year in my opinion, in the shape of Oklahoma born and bred, Jon Wolfe and his ‘Dos Corazones’ album. Now, why important I imagine you are saying. Well, it’s important...

SUSTO share new track ‘Summertime’

*** ‘SUMMERTIME’ NEW SINGLE RELEASED LISTEN HEREUPCOMING ALBUM TIME IN THE SUN RELEASED OCTOBER 29TH VIA NEW WEST RECORDS PRE-ORDER HERE   SUSTO have released their brand new single ‘Summertime’, a wonderfully sunny tale of youth, love and personal growth. The...

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