3 Concerns and 7 Insights in Old Dominion’s ‘No Such Thing As a Broken Heart’
Mar10

3 Concerns and 7 Insights in Old Dominion’s ‘No Such Thing As a Broken Heart’

After three consecutive No. 1 singles from their debut album, Meat and Candy, Old Dominion is sharing a highly-anticipated glimpse of their sophomore album with the release of a brand new song. “No Such Thing as a Broken Heart,” might be their most candid and insightful song yet. Written by Matthew Ramsey, Trevor Rosen, Brad Tursi, and Jesse Frasure, the powerful ballad is balanced with synchronized piano and drum beats and awakened...

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Runaway June Left Their (Lipstick) Mark in Chicago
Mar06

Runaway June Left Their (Lipstick) Mark in Chicago

On February 27, 2017, suburban Chicago’s popular country bar, Skooter’s Roadhouse, hosted US*99 Miller Lite New Country on Tap, featuring Broken Bow recording artists Runaway June. The rootsy trio consists of lead singer/guitarist Naomi Cooke, singer/mandolin picker Hannah Mulholland, and singer/guitarist Jennifer Wayne, who are becoming an unstoppable force as they break through onto country music radio. Not only were they adorable,...

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Aaron Watson Releases Captivating New Album Vaquero
Feb24

Aaron Watson Releases Captivating New Album Vaquero

Acquiring the top slot on the charts with an album isn’t a simple task, let alone as an independent artist, but Aaron Watson almost made it look effortless. His last album, The Underdog, made history when it debuted in the No. 1 spot on the Billboard charts, and his captivating new album, Vaquero, is on track for a repeat effort. In naming the album, Aaron Watson was feeling especially drawn to the idea of the Spanish horseman known...

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Ryan Hurd Reveals 5 Post-Love Realizations in ‘Hold You Back’
Feb08

Ryan Hurd Reveals 5 Post-Love Realizations in ‘Hold You Back’

Things have been looking promising for Ryan Hurd, who just released his latest single, “Hold You Back,” after inking a record deal with RCA Nashville. The ballad describes a situation where two lovers split, but they find themselves once again tangled up between the sheets after a few too many drinks the night prior. The lyrics to “Hold You Back” highlight five specific post-love realizations which are chillingly comparative to anyone...

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Aaron Watson Is Keeping The Cowboy In Country Music
Jan19

Aaron Watson Is Keeping The Cowboy In Country Music

In an increasingly competitive industry, thanks in large part to social media and furthered technology, it’s more vital than ever to know who you are and what you’d sacrifice for further success. I recently caught up with independent artist, Aaron Watson, while he was in Chicago for a performance at Joe’s Live in Rosemont, IL, and we spoke about all things country music, as well as what has contributed to his blossoming success....

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