Album Review: Kelsea Ballerini “The First Time”
May17

Album Review: Kelsea Ballerini “The First Time”

I don’t know whether you’ve heard or not, but there seems to have been a drought of new female vocalists on the radio as of late. Hopefully, that trend will reverse itself due to the success of Black River’s talented newcomer, Kelsea Ballerini. A Knoxville native, the singer is currently climbing the charts with her energetic debut single, “Love Me Like You Mean It.” With its’ infectious beat and undeniable personality, the songstress...

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Hats Off to Sam Hunt (AUDIO INTERVIEW)
Mar24

Hats Off to Sam Hunt (AUDIO INTERVIEW)

If there was an award given out in the country music industry for being unique, Sam Hunt would have my nomination. As “bluntry” (R&B infused country) catches on, his approach to great storytelling lyrics is making fans out of many folks. AND then there are all those hats. Sam loves him some ballcaps and sure sports a wide array of symbolic headgear. So, our very own Dan Van caught up with Sam to get the lowdown on...

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