#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Anna Vaus
Jun25

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Anna Vaus

Can you share a brief overview of your career to date for our readers?  “Absolutely! I feel like the best place to introduce myself is to say that I’m a California kid. I was born and raised in a town called Poway. I was pretty much enamored with country music from day one, but it wasn’t until I was in high school that I realized I could actually write songs for a living. As soon as I graduated from Poway High, I packed up my...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Lacey Caroline
Jun13

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Lacey Caroline

Roughed up flannel, dirty ball cap, and a skateboard. Singer/songwriter Lacey Caroline released her new single, “Ain’t That Girl,” (produced by Ryan Rossebo) on her birthday, May 23. To celebrate on her special day, the New Jersey native let fans download the new song that day for free from her website.  “If you’re looking for an easy quick-ride backseat kind of night, if you’re looking for a fast-paced first date,...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Wildee
Jun10

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Wildee

CMChatLive caught up with singer/songwriter Wildee before her recent show in her Southern California hometown. What was it like to be home in Temecula, California, playing at the Bel Vino Winery? “It’s definitely one of the best feelings coming back home and seeing all the people that have been there from the beginning. The energy was amazing and to hear he crowd singing my songs back to me was something I’ll never...

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From a Fan’s Perspective: Carly Pearce
May25

From a Fan’s Perspective: Carly Pearce

Rarely do I write from a personal perspective. My ‘voice’ is heard through the words I choose to type but I don’t connect them, in print, to my own life. For this feature I digress to disclose I am a fan. A fan of Carly Pearce. Her music! Recently I saw her perform live for the first time at Stagecoach. After her set she chatted with fans. Did I mention it was a more intimate setting and we were able to stand right up next to the...

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#CMchat Exclusive Premiere and Interview: Krista Angelucci
May18

#CMchat Exclusive Premiere and Interview: Krista Angelucci

Life. That’s what Billerica, MA, native Krista Angelucci writes and sings about. Her biggest musical influence is Amy Grant. Her family has encouraged her music career since she was singing jingles around the house. At age eight she sang her first solo at church and her passion for music was undeniable. Her parents are super supportive, “My dad is always the one who tells me to step back and see how much has happened when I fall into...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Megan Barker
May14

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Megan Barker

Singer/songwriter Megan Barker wasn’t planning on writing a song for her late father, Bobby B. Barker, for her EP, but she ended up writing “I Cuss When I Pray” ft. Apollo’s Crown in his honor. Born into the music industry, her father wrote songs for country legends such as Ronnie Milsap and Barbara Mandrell. Her mother, Barbara Smith-Barker, was also a touring artist and session singer. Megan spent her childhood in studios and...

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