Lady Antebellum “You Look Good” Tour Headlines WMZQ Fest
Jul12

Lady Antebellum “You Look Good” Tour Headlines WMZQ Fest

98.7 WMZQ is one of the largest country stations in the DMV area and they host the biggest country music concerts every year, WMZQ Fest. It’s an entire day full of tailgating, food, drinks, and well..country music. An array of artists was scheduled to perform on the WMZQ side stage. Jackie Lee was first to perform and he is good stuff. A performance full of energy and grit, Jackie Lee made a huge impact on the crowd. Female...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Smithfield
Jul10

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Smithfield

Let’s start this piece off with a fun fact. Yes, we all know there are only 4 females in the Top 40 right now (including Lady Antebellum). But, do you know that there is not a male-female duo on the charts right now? Come to think of it, when was the last time we heard a male-female duo on country radio?  Enter: Smithfield After releasing their self-titled EP in 2015, they found success with the fan-favorite “Hey Whiskey,” and opening...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Josh Ward
Jul07

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Josh Ward

In the past four years, Houston, Texas native Josh Ward has had seven consecutive singles top the Texas Regional Radio Chart. Of the number one’s, four are from his current album, Holding Me Together. The first three came from 2012’s album Promises. Grammy Award winner Greg Hunt produced both albums at Rosewood Studios in Tyler, Texas. You’ve mentioned the Rosewood Studios in Tyler, TX, as the place to record. What makes your...

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Jon Wolfe’s Any Night in Texas Comes to Oklahoma
Jul06

Jon Wolfe’s Any Night in Texas Comes to Oklahoma

Jon Wolfe returned to the historic Cain’s Ballroom in Tulsa, OK to celebrate the release of his third album Any Night in Texas and he bought Sunny Sweeney along for the release party. Though familiar with their music, I had yet to see either artist live. Sunny Sweeney took the stage for her first song “Better Bad Ideas,” a track from her newest album Trophy, and it wasn’t the last track from her new album that...

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Mary Sarah Celebrates Her Birthday With Empowering New Single “Without You”
Jul05

Mary Sarah Celebrates Her Birthday With Empowering New Single “Without You”

How many people can say they celebrated their birthday with the release of a brand new single? Well, it’s 7.7.seventeen, and Mary Sarah is celebrating her 22nd birthday with the release of her empowering new single, “Without You” and we have it cranked all the way up (to 22 of course)! Written alongside industry veterans Bart Butler, David Garcia, and Mike Walker, this single marks her first effort since her top 5...

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Country Lakeshake 2017: Surprises And Memorable Moments
Jul05

Country Lakeshake 2017: Surprises And Memorable Moments

One of the most anticipated festivals in Chicago, Country Lakeshake, was back for its third time at First Merit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, June 23-25. Lakeshake presents a continuous stretch of country music, social experiences, beautiful city weather and cool Lake Michigan breezes, all amidst a breath-taking backdrop of the Chicago skyline. Check out these surprises and memorable moments from this year’s fest! Canadian duo,...

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