The Swon Brothers Discuss Change, Growth and Pretty Cool Scars
Mar21

The Swon Brothers Discuss Change, Growth and Pretty Cool Scars

The Swon Brothers are back with new music and their fans couldn’t be happier. Pretty Cool Scars is a six-song EP and the brothers say it’s their most authentic record to date. From the first track, you can tell this one is different from their previous work. The brothers teamed up with producer Brad Hill, who also has worked with such artists Maren Morris and Brothers Osborne, and they think he is the main force behind the change....

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Cody McCarver Rises Up With Outlaw Gospel
Mar13

Cody McCarver Rises Up With Outlaw Gospel

Cody McCarver has enjoyed quite the career in Country Music. He’s recorded a duet with Johnny Paycheck, toured with legendary outlaw David Allan Coe, and been a part of the award-winning group Confederate Railroad. As a solo artist, he has been named as Music Row’s “Independent Artist of the Year” for three straight years. It sounds like he was on top of the world. Not so fast. “There was a lot of good things happening for me. But, I...

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Wilson Fairchild Pay Tribute To Family Roots On New Album
Mar07

Wilson Fairchild Pay Tribute To Family Roots On New Album

Cousins Langdon and Wil Reid have been around each other since as long as they can remember. As the sons of Statler Brothers members Don and Harold Reid, respectively, their personal and musical lives have been intertwined since childhood. As Wilson Fairchild, they pay tribute to that Reid family legacy with their new CD Songs Our Dads Wrote. The two have been playing music together for years, dating back to their previous name of...

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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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Getting to Know Newcomer Taylor Acorn
Jan12

Getting to Know Newcomer Taylor Acorn

Taylor Acorn is completely new to the country music scene, but you wouldn’t be able to tell after you listen to her sing a few bars. Originally from Virginia, Taylor Acorn knew that country music was her dream. While going to college in Pennsylvania, she would spend all of her time writing, singing, or making YouTube videos. Already accumulating 1.5 million streams on Pandora and opening for some of the hottest stars in country...

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CMchat Exclusive Interview With Alexandria Corn
Dec26

CMchat Exclusive Interview With Alexandria Corn

Alexandria Corn sat down with CMchat and opened up about her life, struggles, and how she got interested in music. Being a shy girl, she had to break out of her shell in order to become the artist she is today. What song is the most played song on your iTunes right now? Right now, I’m really into Maren Morris, I love all her music. But I’m discovering new artists every day. I’ve had Frankie Ballard’s “LA Woman” on repeat as well...

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