3 Reasons You Need to go to Country Fest Ohio
Jun28

3 Reasons You Need to go to Country Fest Ohio

Country Fest Ohio is a non-stop three-day party in which your favorite country artists come to life. There’s nothing like a country music festival, so if you didn’t go this year, here are three reasons why you have to go next year. New artists: Kane Brown had a major task ahead of him- kick off country fest. Breaking into the country music scene not long ago, Kane gained fans through social media and won my heart with his...

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99.5 WYCD’s Ten Man Jam Heats Up Frozen Detroit Night
Mar14

99.5 WYCD’s Ten Man Jam Heats Up Frozen Detroit Night

The dreary endless days of winter are always made more enjoyable for one night when the annual Ten Man Jam comes to Detroit. Ten artists, two hour and a half acoustic sets, and a sold out crowd made for a solid mid-February night this year as 99.5 WYCD proved again why it is Detroit’s best country station. Shows like this are unique and original because you get all sorts of fans that show up. As a win only show, you know the “front...

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CBS Radio’s Stars And Strings WOWS With Megastar Lineup
Nov14

CBS Radio’s Stars And Strings WOWS With Megastar Lineup

On November 9, 2016, CBS Radio’s Stars and Strings made its second annual Veteran’s Day tribute at the Chicago Theatre. The megastar-studded lineup featured 11 acts (Jason Aldean, Big & Rich, Brantley Gilbert, Rascal Flatts, Tyler Farr, Kelsea Ballerini, Chase Rice, Dan + Shay, Randy Houser, and unannounced guests Brett Eldredge and Old Dominon) in a stripped-down “writer’s round” format, all in an attempt to honor and show...

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Album Review: Randy Houser – Fired Up
Mar28

Album Review: Randy Houser – Fired Up

Stoney Creek Records recording artist Randy Houser just released his first album in three years, and it is so worth every second of that wait. Produced by Derek George, Fired Up contains 17 tracks, in which Houser co-wrote five of them – “Chasing Down a Good Time,” “Senior Year,” “Lucky Me,” “True,” and “Before Midnight.” The tone of Fired Up is laid back and nostalgic....

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#7QuickClicks: 7 Artists Who Are Keepin’ It Country
Mar11

#7QuickClicks: 7 Artists Who Are Keepin’ It Country

Today’s country music is filled with tan legs, short shorts and Fireball whiskey. Somewhere along the way we lost the connection and the storytelling. While sippin’ Fireball in a cornfield is still a story, it’s not necessarily a meaningful one. Also, where have the steel guitars, fiddles and banjo’s disappeared to? Well, they haven’t gone far, in fact, there are plenty of country music artists today who...

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