Chill Out with Country Stars and Their Ice Buckets – #ALSIceBucketChallenge
Aug13

Chill Out with Country Stars and Their Ice Buckets – #ALSIceBucketChallenge

The “Ice Bucket Challenge” movement for the ALS Association has gone viral on social media. Some of our favorite country music stars have accepted the challenge of dumping buckets of ice cold water over their heads to raise awareness and show their support for finding a cure for Lou Gehrig’s disease. To participate in the challenge, it is quite simple: Pour a bucket of ice water over your head and nominate others to...

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.@American_Young’s Emotionally Engineered “God Sends a Train” (Listen!)
Aug08

.@American_Young’s Emotionally Engineered “God Sends a Train” (Listen!)

Before even hearing “God Sends a Train,” it is critical to hear the story behind the track. Kristy Osmunson, one half of American Young (along with Jon Stone), explained that her relationship with her mother turned south after her mother’s marriage to Kristy’s stepfather. Due to the tumultuous marriage, Kristy and her mother parted ways, opting to barely speak during Kristy’s high school years. Kristy...

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Join American Young for Video #CMchat Twangout Aug 6th #HumpdayHookup
Aug04

Join American Young for Video #CMchat Twangout Aug 6th #HumpdayHookup

Country Music Chat is happy to have Country Music Duo American Young (Jon Stone and Kristy Osmunson) for a Video #CMchat Twangout on Wednesday August 6th at 3pPT/6pET. To participate in the Twitter Chat, just use #CMchat in your tweets or the link right here on our website. About American Young Country Artists Jon Stone and Kristy Osmunson form the new country duo American Young.  American Young. It’s more than a name. It’s a...

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DVR Alert: @American_Young Headed to ABC’s “The Bachelorette”
Jun26

DVR Alert: @American_Young Headed to ABC’s “The Bachelorette”

While it may seem that there’s nothing romantic about dating on television surrounded by an army of cameras and crew folk, there is certainly something romantic about a private concert from one of country music’s hottest new duos. The star of ABC’s Bachelorette, Andi Dorfman, will have just that experience on the hit show next week, as American Young will serenade Dorfman and one of her remaining suitors during a...

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New Music: @American_Young “Wasn’t Gonna Drink Tonight”
Jun24

New Music: @American_Young “Wasn’t Gonna Drink Tonight”

Country music duo, Jon Stone and Kristy Osmunson, collectively known as American Young, have been on the Nashville scene for quite some time. While Jon was formerly a solo act, songwriting for some of the genre’s biggest names (you might have heard of Rascal Flatts, Lee Brice, Kenny Chesney, and Blake Shelton???), Kristy was the dynamic fiddle player in the duo Bomshel. Lucky for us, the two have combined forces and are bringing...

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