All posts in September 2017

Top 5 shows you can’t miss during Country Music Week – Entertainment Focus

Entertainment Focus

Top 5 shows you can't miss during Country Music Week
Entertainment Focus
Seeing them on the same bill as the fantastic Kip Moore. Moore is headlining the show and we can't wait to hear songs from Slowheart live! A favourite on the Country live circuit here in the UK, Moore has a huge fanbase and always makes time to visit ...

Kip Moore’s ‘Slowheart’: Interview About Songs & His …

Kip Moore is known for some of his adventurous escapades, such as rock climbing and underwater sea diving. But, every now and then his curiosity gets the best of him ...

Barbecue, bullriding and boot-stomping in Sonora – Lodi News-Sentinel

Lodi News-Sentinel

Barbecue, bullriding and boot-stomping in Sonora
Lodi News-Sentinel
Chris Bandi has been performing since his college days in Mississippi. He's played more than 300 shows throughout the South and Midwest, opening for acts like the Marshall Tucker Band and Kip Moore. Saturday's music festival is a great chance for ...

The ‘good time’ band –

The 'good time' band
After opening for country singer Kip Moore — known for hits like “Somethin' 'Bout A Truck” and “Hey Pretty Girl” — at the Spokane Knitting Factory in August, they were invited to open for Moore again in Seattle. Both shows were sold out. “Playing in ...

Country Rising: Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks and More Unite for Hurricane Relief

Country music is one of the most philanthropic musical genres in the world. And its giving spirit continues with the Nov. 12 benefit Country Rising: Nashville Gives for Hurricane Relief at the Bridgestone Arena and a new Shooter Jennings song “Do You Love Texas?” Both initiatives will support those affected by September 2017’s devastating hurricanes... Read more »

Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie and Katy Perry Round Out American Idol Judging Panel

Lionel Richie and Luke Bryan probably have Peaches & Herb stuck in their heads right now. It’s confirmed: the two have reunited to complete the judging panel with Katy Perry on the all-new American Idol, coming to ABC in 2018. The judges will appear on Wednesday’s (Oct. 4) Good Morning America along with host Ryan... Read more »

Charlie Daniels Discusses New Memoir and NFL Controversy

Charlie Daniels, 80, can recall the moment he first heard the news about the bombing of Pearl Harbor. He details the day vividly in his new memoir Never Look at the Empty Seats, which comes out Oct. 24. At the time, Daniels was five years old, and he was at his grandmother’s house in North... Read more »

Post Monroe’s “White Noise” Puts Bad Boys in Their Place

Post Monroe are just not interested. It’s real love they want. The trio just released a brand new single called “White Noise,” a clever kiss-off to the Casanovas and lotharios of the world, who only want one thing from a woman and we all know what that one thing is. To Shelby McLeod, Whitney Duncan... Read more »

Ride Along on Luke Bryan’s Bike

Celebrated road-racing cyclist Lance Armstrong and Luke Bryan took a bike ride around Austin, Texas on Sept. 21. Even better, when it was over, they had a long talk on Bryan’s bus about their ride, listening to country radio, songwriting, raising three boys and what Bryan called the “Texas music situation.” It’s all part of... Read more »

Can We Say Bye-Bye to Bros? –

Can We Say Bye-Bye to Bros?
According to the New York Times, he's one of the ones responsible for releasing a ballad strong enough to pull country music up out of the bro-country waters. It's his “Die a Happy Man” that got the genre to start putting the pick-up trucks and bikini ...