‘Rockin’ Country’ with Casey Donahew #Interview
Aug25

‘Rockin’ Country’ with Casey Donahew #Interview

Casey Donahew has been making his mark in the Texas music scene for many years. Now with his latest album All Night Party, he is ready to show that he is more than just a Red Dirt act. CMChat spoke with Donahew just before the album’s release and found out more about it, his sound, and what motivates him as a performer. Donahew’s music career has been slowly evolving over the last decade. He says he didn’t set out to be a singer, it...

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Texas Country Sensation @Aaron_Watson Is Far from #TheUnderdog (Album Review)
Feb17

Texas Country Sensation @Aaron_Watson Is Far from #TheUnderdog (Album Review)

While his album may be named The Underdog, Texas country music superstar Aaron Watson couldn’t be further from the head of the pack. His twelfth album, a fourteen-track offering that successfully showcases his Texas roots, southern charm, and immeasurable talent, The Underdog has already soared to maximum heights on the iTunes chart on the morning of its release date. From the first note to the last, Aaron’s album is a...

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The Rankin Twins
Mar26

The Rankin Twins

With a flood of sub genres collecting in mainstream country music, no matter what, it’s always nice to hear that contemporary country music sound that we are all so used to hearing every once in awhile. And getting this sound with a double dose of blonde beauty, personality and some super smooth harmonies, The Rankin Twins sure do go above and beyond. The Rankin Twins, made up of Amy and April Rankin (“Number 1” and...

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Guitar Center Jam #RankinRoadRules with The Rankin Twins
Mar18

Guitar Center Jam #RankinRoadRules with The Rankin Twins

from Amy & April Rankin –The Rankin Twins We are going to start scaling these down a little and make them a little less formal and more off the cuff for the most part. Also we took a poll of what the fans might like to see and they all basically said both music and random things we come up with on the road. This was from a fun day at Guitar Center.  Thanks for sharing!! Amy and April Rankin, or “Number 1” and “Number 2” as...

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Nashville #RankinRoadRules with The Rankin Twins
Mar12

Nashville #RankinRoadRules with The Rankin Twins

It’s another week and a new webisode of Rankin Road Rules! April and Amy Rankin aka The Rankin Twins recently went to Nashville for a co-writing session.  The Rankin Twins give us a couple of ways to get the creative juices flowing this week. PS did you see their “Don’t Mess With Texas” commercial for the Texas Highway Commission? I posted it here. ) Amy and April Rankin, or “Number 1” and “Number 2” as they...

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