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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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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CBS Radio’s Stars And Strings WOWS With Megastar Lineup
Nov14

CBS Radio’s Stars And Strings WOWS With Megastar Lineup

On November 9, 2016, CBS Radio’s Stars and Strings made its second annual Veteran’s Day tribute at the Chicago Theatre. The megastar-studded lineup featured 11 acts (Jason Aldean, Big & Rich, Brantley Gilbert, Rascal Flatts, Tyler Farr, Kelsea Ballerini, Chase Rice, Dan + Shay, Randy Houser, and unannounced guests Brett Eldredge and Old Dominon) in a stripped-down “writer’s round” format, all in an attempt to honor and show...

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8 Country Stars We Wish Were Contestants on The Bachelor
Oct20

8 Country Stars We Wish Were Contestants on The Bachelor

Whether you’re an admitted fanatic of ABC’s The Bachelor, or not, you might give the show an opportunity if any of these 8 country stars were contestants! Would you accept this rose? Chris Young – We’re just as shocked as you are that Chris Young is still on the market, but we aren’t complaining. With one deep look into the “Lonely Eyes” of Chris Young’s potential dates, they, and all of America will be hooked. That would be a season...

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