#CMchat Exclusive Interview: HOSS
Oct12

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: HOSS

When did you first start singing?  “I joined my first rock band when I was 18. I was young, dumb, and had no clue how to write a song. But boy was I hooked after that. Good times!!” What did your family do to encourage you?  “My mom was in a country band when she was young and ALWAYS encouraged me to sing country music, but I was a rebel!!  I only wanted to be a ‘rockstar’ and country wasn’t COOL!  But, I...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Two Story Road
Oct09

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Two Story Road

Two Story Road, husband and wife duo Brandon and Jamelle Fraley, began their careers on the road, backing up major acts. Their song, “Better When You’re Home,” tells their story – written by Brandon at a time he was at home while Jamelle was on the road with Carrie Underwood. Their songs are our songs – “Fit In.” Two years ago Two Story Road released their self-titled EP. Produced by Mark Bright, the songs included some of...

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#CMChat Caught up with Dallas Native Ashliegh Lisset
Sep18

#CMChat Caught up with Dallas Native Ashliegh Lisset

Your current single, “Goodbye,” is climbing The Iceman’s New Country Artist Top 40 Chart – Congrats on a Top 8 (and rising) hit! It’s also playing on stations across the U.S. and overseas – Quite impressive for an independent artist. What drew you in when you first listened to the demo for the Kelsea Ballerini, Jennifer Denmark, and Matt Alderman co-write? “Thank you so much! When I first heard “Goodbye” the first...

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#CMchat Exclusive Premiere: Gary Kyle “Whiskey Dents”
Sep12

#CMchat Exclusive Premiere: Gary Kyle “Whiskey Dents”

Houston native Gary Kyle’s signature track is “Texas Strong.” It was the theme song for Lone Star Roads, a syndicated TV show hosted by Justin Frazell. Kyle has been very busy in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, bringing relief supplies to shelters and churches, and offering aid to veterans in the area. “Texas Strong” – standing up for what you believe in – the song takes on a new meaning after Hurricane Harvey and the...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Gwen Sebastian and her new single “Cadillac”
Aug29

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Gwen Sebastian and her new single “Cadillac”

As a young girl, Gwen Sebastian joined her parents on stage performing with a local band. The experience left her dreaming of the day when she’d be writing and singing in Nashville. Until that day, she focused on her education and enrolled in nursing school. One semester in, the Hebron, North Dakota native dropped out and relocated to Music City. What was the deciding factor when you quit nursing school to move to Nashville? “My mom...

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