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15/09/2019 

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Elles Bailey Announces Her Latest Release and Shares New Video

Britain's rising blues and country singer-songwriter, Elles Bailey, announces the physical CD release of her new album Blacktop Companion, as well as the fabulous first track from the album, along with its brand-new, accompanying video. Blacktop Companion is a special...

Andrew Combs to release new album “IDEAL MAN” September 20th

Nashville artist Andrew Combs’ new album,Ideal Man, out on September 20th via New West Records.    It’s a really inventive new deviation from his more traditional singer/songwriter works, fusing acoustic roots with immersive synths and fuzzy guitars, and incorporating...

Interview with Logan Mize at The Long Road Festival.

Helen & Kate had 5 minutes to catch up with Logan, after we had had a chat with him at C2C in March. Helen– Hi Logan, we (Country Lowdown) last spoke to you at Country 2 Country festival in March, at the time your daughter had painted your finger & toe nails....

Interview with Leslie Stevens at The Long Road Festival

Kate and Caroline chatted to the lovely Leslie Stevens ahead of her set at The Long Road Festival. Kate: Hi Leslie, how are you? You survived staying at Jacquie’s this week? She is a really good friend of ours. Leslie: I did, she was so sweet. She couldn’t do enough...

Interview with Charley Crockett at The Long Road Festival 2019

  Kate and Caroline chatted to Charley Crockett following his magnificent performance on the Interstate stage at The Long Road Festival. CL: We just saw your set in the Interstate Stage. It was fabulous. Did you enjoy it? Charley:  We did, and we are doing it...

Morgan Evans at The Long Road festival.

Helen had a quick catch up with Morgan Evans before he played at The Long Road festival. Helen– Hi Morgan, welcome to the UK again! You are no stranger here, are you? Morgan– Thank you.  No, I think this is my fourth visit to the UK. Helen– I was at Buckle & Boots...

WILDWOOD KIN SHARE THE NEW SINGLE ‘ALL ON ME’

NEW SELF-TITLED ALBUM TO FOLLOW ON OCTOBER 4TH LISTEN HERE:- https://smarturl.it/WWK_AOM “Fleetwood Mac-like harmonies, hints of Fleet Foxes’ desolate, spectral acoustica, echoes of Ben Howard’s richly textured but ramshackle sparseness, a love of Mumfords-like...

CARLY PEARCE & LEE BRICE RELEASE DUET SEPTEMBER 27

  “I Hope You’re Happy Now” Second Single from Sophomore Album Due in 2020 Single Art Courtesy of Big Machine Records   CMA Awards New Artist of the Year nominee CARLY PEARCE trades soaring vocals with GRAMMY Awards Song of the Year nominee LEE BRICE on their new...

LUKE COMBS’ WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET OUT NOVEMBER 8

NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER, INCLUDES NEW SONG “1, 2 MANY” FEATURING BROOKS & DUNN NOMINATED FOR THREE CMA AWARDS INCLUDING MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Luke Combs’ highly anticipated new album What You See Is What You Get—out November 8 via River...

LAINEY WILSON DROPS ‘REDNECK HOLLYWOOD’ EP

NASHVILLE, TN / LONDON, UK — (September 13th 2019)— Rising singer-songwriter Lainey Wilson today releases her new EP, 'Redneck Hollywood', following her third trip to the UK last week including shows with superstar Josh Turner and an appearance at The Long Road, as...

New music & Tour Dates from LEEROY STAGGER

LEEROY RUMINATES ON FAITH & IMPERMANENCE ONNEW SINGLE “JESUS AND BUDDHA” FROM NEW ALBUM 'STRANGE PATH' OUT TODAYVIA TRUE NORTH RECORDS"Strange Path already feels like a Canadian classic and continues to show why Stagger is considered one of Canada’s best...

Eric Paslay Reveals LIVE IN GLASGOW Album Details

LIVE IN GLASGOW available during his 'Nice Guy Tour' launching August 29th in Europe. (Credit: Rob Connor) Nashville, TN. / London, UK. – August 27th, 2019 – Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Eric Paslay is revealing the details of his LIVE IN GLASGOW album just days...

Sam Williams to support Cam’s European tour this September

SAM WILLIAMS UK & EUROPEAN TOUR DATES IN SEPTEMBER SUPPORTING CAM ‘GEMINI’ NEW SINGLE OUT NOW LISTEN HERE   “As the son of Hank Williams Jr., Sam Williams inherited the gift of wondrous country lyricism and a vocal talent that his father believes is the best...

Two Ways Home Announce Brand New Single ‘Speed Of Anything’

Following on from the release of two standalone singles last year, London-based alt-country duo Two Ways Home are gearing up for the release of their brand-new album, having raised over £10,000 through crowdfunding. The lead single ‘Speed Of Anything’ unleashes a more...

Andrew Combs shares his new single ‘Born Without A Clue’

ANDREW COMBS  SHARES NEW SINGLE ‘BORN WITHOUT A CLUE’ LISTEN HERE 'IDEAL MAN' NEW ALBUM OUT SEPTEMBER 20th VIA NEW WEST RECORDS PRE-ORDER HERE EUROPEAN TOUR IN NOVEMBER/DECEMBER INCLUDING THE LEXINGTON, LONDON on DECEMBER 10th Andrew Combs is set to release his new...

When Caroline met Lauren Alaina

The unstoppable Lauren Alaina headlined this year’s Nashville Meets London free festival in Canary Wharf at the end of July, and the rain certainly didn't dampen her spirits. She really is one of the nicest young women in country music, full of southern charm,...

Fretsore Records signs UK duo My Darling Clementine

Fretsore Records would like to welcome critically-acclaimed country-soul duo My Darling Clementine to our roster. The news comes ahead of a new 4-track ‘Country Darkness’ EP of Elvis Costello interpretations due later this year after collaborating and reworking...

MORGAN EVANS – Shares new Video ‘Day Drunk”

TAKEN FROM THE NEW ALBUM THINGS THAT WE DRINK Listen Here: https://morganevans.lnk.to/thingsthatwedrinkto  ON TOUR THIS SEPTEMBER PLAYING DUBLIN, GLASGOW, LIVERPOOL & LONDON **FINAL TICKETS REMAINING** FOR LONDON, O2 ACADEMY ISLINGTON SHOW SEPTEMBER 6TH ALSO...

The Blue Highways have released their new single “He Worked”

Four-piece Americana band The Blue Highways released their new single He Worked on Friday, taken from their upcoming debut EP out on August 23rd, check out the new video here - Formed in early 2018, London based four-piece The Blue Highways have already supported some...

JEREMY IVEY ANNOUNCES DEBUT ALBUM ‘THE DREAM AND THE DREAMER’

RELEASED SEPTEMBER 13 VIA ANTI RECORDS Watch video for  “Diamonds Back to Coal” here:   “Jeremy Ivey has long been one of Nashville’s most beloved behind-the-scenes musical magicians …  Ivey’s lyrical approach is both narratively vibrant and heavily poetic.” -...

LUKE COMBS’ HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED NEW ALBUM OUT NOVEMBER 8 

LUKE COMBS’ HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED NEW ALBUM OUT NOVEMBER 8  FOLLOW-UP TO 2017’S DOUBLE PLATINUM THIS ONE’S FOR YOU DEBUT ALBUM CURRENTLY NO. 1 ON BILLBOARD’S TOP COUNTRY ALBUMS CHART FOR 44TH NON-CONSECUTIVE WEEK “BEER NEVER BROKE MY HEART” NO. 1 THIS WEEK AT COUNTRY...

Country And Americana Stars Set For The Long Road Festival 2019

*4 weeks until US superstars Kip Moore and Josh Turner plus Rich Hall, Jessie Buckley, Rhiannon Giddens, Asleep At The Wheel, Suzy Bogguss and many more perform at 3-day event in Leicestershire* Music and lifestyle camping festival The Long Road is once again...

Justin Moore – Late Nights and Longnecks Album Review

By Roger Sharman The latest long player by Justin Moore entitled ‘Late Nights and Longnecks’, his first since 2016, was released on 26thJuly on Valory Music Co. records and produced by Jeremy Stover. It features ten tracks including the current singe ‘The Ones That...

Wade Bowen at the Borderline 30th July 2019 Review

By Roger Sharman Last Tuesday night in soggy Soho we were treated to one of the best live shows of the year. Coming back from career-threatening surgery on his throat, this was really the first opportunity that Wade Bowen had to promote his critically-acclaimed ‘Solid...

Over The Hill Festival in Witney 26th of August 2019

The beautiful Oxfordshire countryside is destined to become immersed in the world of Americana this Summer at the first-ever Over the Hill Festival. Proudly presented by Glovebox Live, Over the Hill takes place on Bank Holiday Monday 26th August at the picturesque...

Jared Deck – Bully Pulpit

From gospel shouts to county croons.   Bully Pulpit showcases Jared Deck’s road-ripened voice.  For a man who’s been on both sides of the pulpit, outsourced by a corporation, defeated in an election, and fired from church, the album title rings true. Bully...

Scotty McCreery Announces Debut UK Shows This October

The country star builds on multiple #1 album success story with international tour dates including London & Manchester - on sale this Friday At just twenty-five years old, US singer-songwriter and American Idol winner Scotty McCreery is already a multi-platinum...

The HawtThorns – Morning Sun

An Americana band whose sun-kissed songwriting, fiery electric guitar, 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...

Martin Harley announces a new single ‘Roll with the punches’

Esteemed UK Roots artist Martin Harley announces a new single ‘Roll with the punches’ ahead of his upcoming album of the same name in time for an impressive headline European Tour, which includes London’s Union Chapel. The (title track) single drops today, Friday...

Noble Jacks Announce Latest Tour Dates

Noble Jacks are a rip-roaring, British-Americana alt folk band. "Described as "An Explosion of insurmountable energy and brilliantly catchy riffs" by On The Beat Magazine. Noble Jacks brim with raw energy and in-performance passion.  They're a roof-raising act whose...

JUSTIN MOORE’S NEW ALBUM LATE NIGHTS AND LONGNECKS AVAILABLE NOW

NASHVILLE, TN (July 26, 2019) - Multi-PLATINUM-selling artist Justin Moore wanted to go back: back to tradition, back to basics, back to the beach, and he did just the on his fifth studio album LATE NIGHTS AND LONGNECKS, out today (26/7) via The Valory Music Co. Armed...

Mid Sussex Americana and Ale Festival

On the 24th August 2019 the 3rd Mid Sussex Americana & Ale Festival takes place in one of Mid Sussex's most beautiful music rooms, the Hassocks Hotel. The venue is right next to the Hassocks mainline station. Artists will perform in the 300 capacity room with an...

Cody Jinks live at Red Rocks July 13th 2019, a Reflection

On Saturday the 13th of July the small town of Morrison, just a few miles outside of Denver Colorado, was invaded by the Flockers, Cody Jink’s incredible group of fans, for a magical night of Outlaw Country music. We got to Red Rocks early to tailgate with the Flock...

The Long Road Festival Announce ‘The Road To Tennessee’

*A three-way partnership between British Underground, Birthplace of Country Music and The Long Road Festival* The Long Road presents one of the UK’s largest, most authentic celebrations of country, Americana and roots music in Leicestershire this September. As well as...

Eric Paslay Tour

Eric Paslay, the GRAMMY-nominated, platinum selling Nashville songwriter responsible for multiple #1 hits and songs recorded by artists like Lady Antebellum, Steven Tyler and more, is bringing his 'Nice Guy' tour to the UK & Europe this September. He has toured...

Miranda Lambert releases new single ‘It All Comes Out in the Wash’

Grammy award-winning superstar Miranda Lambert is back with her brand new single “It All Comes Out in the Wash,”(Sony) – Lambert’s first taste of new solo music in nearly three years. “When we were little, our moms would say ‘let’s not worry about a stain.’ Everyone...

The East Pointers Release New Single ‘Wintergreen’ – Out Now!

Juno Award-winning trio The East Pointers announce the release of new single Wintergreen, taken from their forthcoming album due for release later this year. Wintergreen, produced by Grammy Award-winning Gordie Sampson (LeAnn Rimes, Carrie Underwood, Rascal Flatts),...

KERRI WATT ‘Cut Me Loose’ The Cooking Vinyl label debut out now!

‘Cut Me Loose’ is the powerful, playful new single from Kerri Watt, her first release since her recent signing to Cooking Vinyl. Recorded in Austin, Texas, with Grammy-nominated producer Machine (Fall Out Boy, Lamb Of God), ‘Cut Me Loose’ heralds an edgier new...

MIDLAND RELEASES NEW HONKY-TONK ANTHEM “PLAYBOYS”

MIDLAND continues to deliver on the classic Country vibe that put them on the map with the latest track “Playboys” off their forthcoming sophomore release LET IT ROLL (Big Machine Records), out August 23. Penned by band members Jess Carson, Cameron Duddy and Mark...

Alice Wallace – Into the Blue Album Review

By Roger Sharman. ‘Into the Blue’ launches in the UK on 26thJuly on JTMMuusic, having previously been released in the US on Rebelle Road records and is the fourth studio album by Alice Wallace. The record was co-produced by Steve Berns and KP Hawthorn at Fitting Room...

DON GALLARDO UK TOUR DATES + NEW SINGLE WITH LILLY WINWOOD ANNOUNCED

Fresh from Maverick Festival over the weekend, Don Gallardo is touring the UK. Don is set to release new EP In The Name of Good Intentions on July 5th in the UK / EU; featuring British/Nashville songstress Lilly Winwood on vocals - including on first single Shine A...

Review of Craig Gerdes – Smokin’ Drinkin’ and Gamblin’

By Roger Sharman It's not often that I feel the need to review an album that's a year and a half old and some of the songs being considerably older on the album so it takes a special kind of album to do so. One of those such records is Craig Gerdes debut long player...

Paul Cauthen at Black Deer Festival

Kate chatted to 'Big Velvet'  himself ahead of his set at Black Deer Festival CL: Welcome to Black Deer! Paul:  It’s beautiful here.  It looks just like Texas! CL: What has been the reception to ‘Cocaine Country Dancing’ your new single?...

Why it’s now cool to drop the ‘C’ bomb

Why it’s now cool to drop the C bomb By Jamie Williams My first job was at a very trendy music film production company in New York, back in 2002.  There was always music playing, mainly hip-hop. And before meetings when important clients came in, the boss would always...

Day Splits for Maverick Festival Announced

Celebrating its 12th anniversary as the UK’s first and finest Americana festival, MAVERICK FESTIVAL returns this weekend -  July 5th – 7th, and we are pleased to announce the day splits for the weekend have now been announced. (please find attached). Set amongst the...

WILL HOGE TO PLAY MAVERICK FESTIVAL SUFFOLK

NASHVILLE, TN (July 2, 2019) - ACM, CMA, and Grammy-nominated artist,  Will Hoge, will be bringing his energetic show featuring new music and chart-topping hits to play Maverick Festival barn stage at Easton Farm Park, Easton, Woodbridge, Suffolk Saturday, July 6,...

US Alt-Folk Outfit SUSTO Announce UK Tour

**Includes a performance at country, roots and Americana festival The Long Road (6th-8th September)* “Supremely chill—in a worldly, self-questioning sort of way” - Rolling Stone Listen to the latest single “Homeboy” here SUSTO UK TOUR DATES 201 5th September - London...

Brown & Gray Share The Video For Latest Single ‘Last To Know

Nashville-based Anglo-American duo Brown & Gray have shared the brand new video for their single 'Last To Know' - check it out here: Shot in Napa Valley, California, the video sees them enjoying the 'Wine County', visiting various locations including Jessup...

TRIPLE FRET ENTERTAINMENT SIGN FEMALE COUNTRY DUO EMMA & JOLIE

EMMA & JOLIE ARE THE LATEST SIGNINGS FOR TRIPLE FRET ENTERTAINMENT, THE UK'S INDEPENDENT COUNTRY MUSIC RECORD LABEL & ARTIST MANAGEMENT COMPANY, SINCE LAUNCHING IN APRIL. THE DUO JOIN A DIVERSE ROSTER OF TALENT INCLUDING CLARA BOND, O&O, TWO WAYS HOME AND...

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