The California Desert’s City of Festivals to Host Stagecoach
Feb23

The California Desert’s City of Festivals to Host Stagecoach

It all began in 2007, the year of the inaugural Stagecoach Festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. Founded by Paul Tollett, the creator of Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, the Festival is primarily country, but artists from folk, bluegrass, roots rock, and alternative country will also perform. The complete festival information is located here. For the 12th annual event, the lineup is as impressive as...

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Megan Barker Gets Us in the Spirit with “One More Christmas”
Dec05

Megan Barker Gets Us in the Spirit with “One More Christmas”

“All I want for Christmas is you holding me again…” Singer/songwriter Megan Barker has just released “One More Christmas,” lyrics that powerfully twist and emotionally weave like the stripes on a candy cane. Barker joined CMChatLive for an exclusive interview about her new song and what’s in store for 2018. Tell us a little about yourself, growing up in Las Vegas, and how you got your start in country music. “Hey guys! Well, I’m...

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Brett Young Brings Caliville Tour to Baltimore, Maryland
Nov14

Brett Young Brings Caliville Tour to Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland isn’t a place where country music fans typically gather, however, on November 3rd Brett Young brought his Caliville tour to Rams Head Live in downtown Baltimore and it was a completely sold out show. Carly Pearce, one of the fastest rising female stars today, was first to take the stage. Wearing a black Dolly Parton shirt and black jeans, Pearce resembled what it is to be country. A natural performer for a...

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Carly Pearce Releases New Album After Hit Song “Every Little Thing”
Oct17

Carly Pearce Releases New Album After Hit Song “Every Little Thing”

You probably know Carly Pearce because of her song “Every Little Thing,” but I started listening to Carly when I heard her song “Dare Ya” back in 2016. Today, I still can’t believe I’m writing about her new album and that means more Carly to go around. Naming her first album after her hit song, Carly has broken records and was, at one point, the only female artist in the top 20 and now she’s...

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Dear CMT, Where Are All the Women at?
Sep01

Dear CMT, Where Are All the Women at?

I love you CMT, I really do, but I have to ask, where are all the women at? Each year the CMT Awards premiere. This year the awards will air October 18th and the “Artists of the Year” category was missing one important thing: Females. Tell me CMT, where have all the women gone? Kelsea Ballerini Such a powerful voice and she’s breaking the mold in country music. Starting off learning from Hillary Scott and Taylor...

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