#CMchat Presents: Song Behind the Story #Tucson #ArizonaOriginals
Jun27

#CMchat Presents: Song Behind the Story #Tucson #ArizonaOriginals

Get ready to toe tap to some Southwestern Country Music with Arizona Originals Tucson songwriters at The Rialto for “Song Behind the Story” on July 8th. The spotlight will shine on the magic that happens when pen and guitar meet, Southwestern Country style. Enjoy a taste of Nashville in the Old Pueblo, a sound that captures your ear and the lyrics, your heart. The showcase features an All-Star lineup of Arizona Originals  Artists...

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Founder of #CMchat, Jessica Northey is ENGAGED!!
Jun04

Founder of #CMchat, Jessica Northey is ENGAGED!!

AHH this is the best post I’ll probably ever write on #CMchat, but I am so excited to announce that my wonderful boss, #CMchat founder, and beautiful lady, Jessica Northey, is engaged! Her fiance, Billy Shaw Jr. is as Geeky, as he is country. His nickname is “High Tech Redneck – Mayberry meets Star Trek,” after the George Jones song. His sound and style are unlike anything in the country music world – past or...

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Get Ready for 2017 #BayouCountrySuperfest in #FollowYourNOLA @VisitNewOrleans
May18

Get Ready for 2017 #BayouCountrySuperfest in #FollowYourNOLA @VisitNewOrleans

This year the 2017 Bayou Country Superfest three-day mega concert will be held in New Orleans, LA. To kick-off the weekend, there will be an outdoor evening celebration on Friday, May 26 in Champions Square, which will be free and open to the public, followed by two huge nights of performances on Saturday and Sunday (May 27 and 28) at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on a spectacular stage by some of the biggest names in country music....

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Let your Radio Flyer Freak Flag Fly #LittleRedWagonDay
Mar29

Let your Radio Flyer Freak Flag Fly #LittleRedWagonDay

You might see me tweeting, booking and posting a LOT about Billy Shaw Jr and there’s a few good reasons. Obviously, he’s a super talented vocalist, a multi-instrumentalistist and reigning Arizona Nash Next champion as well National Finalist. This Miranda Lambert “Little Red Wagon” Parody Video also proves beyond a doubt that he is as goofy as he is talented.  In full disclosure Billy is also my significant...

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Fit for the Fourth
Jul01

Fit for the Fourth

I was making a playlist for a friend’s 4th of July Party and started thinking about some of my favorite Country Music Independence Day songs, so I did what any good blogger would do, I wrote a post about it. It’s interesting how the lyrics from our favorite Country Music songs are so much more about God, Country (America) and Service (Military) as opposed to other genres that write “Independence Day” songs that...

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What A Beautiful Mess #JoyOfTravel
Jun22

What A Beautiful Mess #JoyOfTravel

I really couldn’t think of better title for this post. It so accurately described my incredibly relaxing (and joyful) stay at Holiday Inn Nashville Vanderbilt for CMA Fest during a time I will look back on life and most likely think ‘holy crap how did we do all that’. My 4 legged Dogter Sissy, who is also my best fur-end was diagnosed with cancer a few months ago. Our trials and tribulation to get on the road to treatment for my...

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