Ryan Sims Tells “My Side of The Story” With New Album
Jan10

Ryan Sims Tells “My Side of The Story” With New Album

For independent artist Ryan Sims, an album is a way of sharing your story with the public in a vulnerable, hopeful, and healing way. Sharing feelings of betrayal, struggle, love, and heartbreak, Sims’ newly released album, My Side of The Story does just that. The Cave Creek, Arizona native wrote and co-wrote every track on My Side of The Story revolving around his experiences in that time, and it’s a rollercoaster of relatable...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Jenny Tolman
Dec20

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Jenny Tolman

“A CD of Jenny Tolman’s demos tied to the top of a roll of toilet paper with glittery gold and leopard skin ribbon, and a note that reads ‘Stan, you’re gonna shit when you hear this,’ now sits among the treasured collectibles on the desk of legendary booking agent, Stan Barnett (Buck Owens, Keith Whitley, Brenda Lee, Lady Antebellum). Jenny Tolman, an old blue-eyed soul at 21 years of age, has already left her mark...

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Country Music Comradery and Gratitude Shined at Stars and Strings
Nov27

Country Music Comradery and Gratitude Shined at Stars and Strings

On November 15, 2017, CBS Radio’s third annual Stars and Strings took over the Chicago Theatre for a much-needed night of country music in an atmosphere of unity. The stars featured this year were Lindsay Ell, Kelsea Ballerini, Brad Paisley, Chris Young, Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker, and Sam Hunt. The stripped-down acoustic music format mixed with the comradery between the artists and the abundant gratitude towards our veterans made...

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Sticks and Stones Can Break My Bones, but “Words” Will Break My Heart
Aug03

Sticks and Stones Can Break My Bones, but “Words” Will Break My Heart

The heart circulates blood throughout your body. It also circulates emotions. Every single beat is felt, head to toe. It’s quite a feat to balance ever-changing feelings in a song, let alone throughout an album. As emotions rise and fall, Sara Evans maintains a vocal equilibrium from song to song on her latest album, Words. To even attempt to capture the gamut of emotions, one has to have experienced quite a few. No doubt Evans...

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Lady Antebellum “You Look Good” Tour Headlines WMZQ Fest
Jul12

Lady Antebellum “You Look Good” Tour Headlines WMZQ Fest

98.7 WMZQ is one of the largest country stations in the DMV area and they host the biggest country music concerts every year, WMZQ Fest. It’s an entire day full of tailgating, food, drinks, and well..country music. An array of artists was scheduled to perform on the WMZQ side stage. Jackie Lee was first to perform and he is good stuff. A performance full of energy and grit, Jackie Lee made a huge impact on the crowd. Female...

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