#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Eli Young Band
Jun20

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Eli Young Band

Last week, the Eli Young Band released their sixth studio album, Fingerprints, and the Big Machine release is their most musically diverse project yet, with a mix of ballads and uptempo rockers that should keep their fans satisfied, well, until album number seven. In a CMChatLive exclusive, the band talked about the record-making process and working with a new producer, Ross Copperman! A complete track listing for Fingerprints is...

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Eli Young Band’s Comes Alive With New Album “Fingerprints”
Apr25

Eli Young Band’s Comes Alive With New Album “Fingerprints”

Mike Eli was just 10 when his parents took him to see Garth Brooks in concert. Watching the superstar lead him to decide music was his calling. His mom was in his corner, but his dad made it clear college would come first. Father must know best. Eli went to the University of North Texas. And, as all the best stories go, it was in college that he met his future band mates. His roommate was James Young. It was on the Denton, Texas,...

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Is Cadillac Three Too Country for Country?
Aug11

Is Cadillac Three Too Country for Country?

Country-rock trio The Cadillac Three keep having to prove themselves in their own genre, leading this writer to believe, The Cadillac Three might be too country for country. The trio: Jaren Johnston, Kelby Ray Caldwell, and Neil Mason, have just released their second album Bury Me in My Boots, an album that builds on the ambition of their self-titled debut. So why does their sincerity keep getting questioned? In a recent interview...

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Single Review: Eli Young – Saltwater Gospel
Jun24

Single Review: Eli Young – Saltwater Gospel

Grammy nominated country music group Eli Young Band recently released their new single “Saltwater Gospel” on Valory Music Co. The song is the first single from their forthcoming album that is currently in the works. Written by Nicolle Galyon and Ashley Gorley, “Saltwater Gospel” defines summer anthems. Although the song is nothing like their last three No. 1 hits, it is sure to be a fan-favorite. A beachy tune that catches...

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Eric Paslay
May06

Eric Paslay

Singer-songwriter Eric Paslay joined Host Jessica Northey and the Country Music’s #CMchat community for a special Humpday Hookup Twitterview on Wednesday, May 6th. This chat was quite special for everyone involved for a few reasons: 1) Eric has a breathtaking current single, “She Don’t Love You,” climbing the charts; 2) he just tied the knot and we got to be some of the first to discuss his recent nuptials with...

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