Meet Country Music’s New Power Duo, Walker McGuire
Jul20

Meet Country Music’s New Power Duo, Walker McGuire

Walker McGuire is made up of two distinct members; Jordan, the Texas-born country guy, and Johnny, rootsy-rock cultured Kansan. Together, they’re a force to be reckoned with. The duo is newly signed to BBR Music Group’s Wheelhouse Records and will have their first full-length record out this upcoming fall. Meet the latest power duo that is…Walker McGuire. The beginning of the pursuit of a dream is connected to the inspiration and the...

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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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Interview With Country Newcomer Carly Pearce
May31

Interview With Country Newcomer Carly Pearce

I had the chance recently to interview rising Country talent Carly Pearce for my radio show recently, and I introduced her as “Big Machine recording artist Carly Pearce.” It’s the truth, as the Kentucky native signed with the label earlier this year, and it’s also an introduction she doesn’t mind hearing again. And again! “I don’t think that is ever going to sink in for me,” the songstress tells CMChat. “I’m always thinking….”What??”...

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Codie Prevost Amazes Us With New Song “You Won’t Sleep Tonight”
May30

Codie Prevost Amazes Us With New Song “You Won’t Sleep Tonight”

Mix hard work and perseverance with an extended road trip and you have the makings of the new song “You Won’t Sleep Tonight” by Codie Prevost. The song is a take on being away for a long time and the anticipation of coming home to your loved one. The 32-year-old artist co-wrote the tune with Adam Wheeler (the two also co-wrote “Someday” – which was Top 50 on the Canadian charts). The new single is the first from Prevost’s upcoming...

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Stars Align for 25th Anniversary City Of Hope Celeb Softball Game #StrikeOutCancer
May04

Stars Align for 25th Anniversary City Of Hope Celeb Softball Game #StrikeOutCancer

Were coming up on my favorite time of year….CHEVY CMA FEST in NASHVILLE and one of the reasons is the Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game!  This year the stars are aligning for the 25th Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game, a fan favorite event and longstanding tradition of CMA Music Festival! Suiting up to play in this year’s game are country traditionalist and Billboard albums chart topper Aaron Watson;...

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