Dear CMT, Where Are All the Women at?
Sep13

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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Cassie’s Kick-ass Country: August Recap
Sep07

Cassie’s Kick-ass Country: August Recap

Cassie is trucking along as we go into her third month of the podcast and this may be the best bunch yet. She has exclusive content, artists you’ll know if you listened to beginning episodes, and many laughs. Be sure to tune in every Tuesday morning to hear more music, interviews, and to learn more about country music. Let’s recap August: EP. 11: Courtney Cole With Cassie’s biggest interview to date, Courtney Cole...

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Jillian Jacqueline aches hearts and cuts deep with her “Mess”
Jul25

Jillian Jacqueline aches hearts and cuts deep with her “Mess”

“Music has healing power. It has the ability to take people out of themselves for a few hours,” the great Elton John once said. And Jillian Jacqueline does that, and more, with her latest release- “God Bless This Mess.” This song, if anything, makes you hurt so much. But the best part of it? You don’t feel any pain since it’s all emotional. (Get it?) Right from the get-go of the song, Jacqueline...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Ryan Hurd
Jul01

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Ryan Hurd

“A lot of record labels in town didn’t really think I was committed to being an artist because I said for so long I was a songwriter.” Like many artists that emerge from Nashville, Ryan Hurd prides himself in the songwriting craft, first. After all, that was who he was to many industry folks in town: “Ryan Hurd, the songwriter.” Besides writing the Grammy and CMA-nominated song that Blake Shelton recorded with Ashley Monroe (“Lonely...

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Jillian Jacqueline May 2015 #OneToWatch
May20

Jillian Jacqueline May 2015 #OneToWatch

Out of all the powerful female leads we have coming in and out of Nashville, Jillian Jacqueline is a force to be reckoned with. A small town girl from Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, her influences include Patsy Cline, Trisha Yearwood, The Dixie Chicks, Lorrie Morgan, Patty Loveless, Carole King and Martina McBride just to name a few. When she was 9, she toured with Kenny Rogers after they co-starred together in the Broadway production...

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