#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Faren Rachels
Dec06

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Faren Rachels

Singer/songwriter Faren Rachels grew up in Sparta, Georgia – population 1,281. Rachels owned and drove her own drag racing car. After graduating in a class of 12, she went to the University of Georgia, where she put together her own band. From there she settled in Nashville five years ago. When did you start singing?  “Honestly, probably when I started to talk! My parents bought me a small karaoke machine when I was really young &...

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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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Sandra Lynn And Her New Single “Hey California”
Jun15

Sandra Lynn And Her New Single “Hey California”

Singer/songwriter Sandra Lynn returns to the radio airwaves with “Hey California.” The song, co-written by Lynn and Dave Brainard (Brandy Clark), puts to music what one might imagine a ‘perfect’ SoCal day feels like. It premiered exclusively on Radio Disney’s Country Spotlight last month. The official music video will be released shortly. “I feel like this song is such a strong identity piece for me. It represents some of my earliest...

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Sara Evans Brings New Music With “Marquee Sign”
Jun13

Sara Evans Brings New Music With “Marquee Sign”

What if potential beaus came with warning signs? Most hearts would beat with joy for the sadness adverted. “Marquee Sign,” Sara Evans latest single, ponders that very thought. Co-written with Jimmy Robbins and Heather Morgan, the Missouri native’s signature vocals soar with the heartbreaking lyrics. “If you would’ve been lit up like a marquee sign, I could’ve saved myself some wasted time.” Adding haunting background...

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.@MartinaMcBride & @SaraEvansMusic Team Up to Cover @DollyParton’s #Jolene (Watch!)
Mar31

[email protected] & @SaraEvansMusic Team Up to Cover @DollyParton’s #Jolene (Watch!)

Martina McBride and Sara Evans recently shared the Music Marathon Works stage during a special CMA Front and Center event in Nashville, Tennessee. The Front and Center “Ladies Night Out” show was a part of the CMA Songwriter Series, which brought some of Music City’s most renowned writers to the stage to join hit artists, Martina and Sara, in performing songs of their own. Included in the event were Gretchen Peters...

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