Sometimes, when an artist brings out a new album, you'll hear them refer to it as the album that they 'always wanted to make.' And sometimes, they'll actually mean that, too, because it's only logical that an artist should get better, or refine if you like, what they do and
Most artists starting out on the Irish country music scene tend to choose a well-known cover song to get their careers underway. And there's nothing wrong with that. In many ways it makes perfect sense, and is, therefore, more than understandable. There's a lot of singers out there, after all,
The very first time I heard their song 'Love Is War' (Billy Montana, Kylie Sackley, and Jonathan Singleton) I became a fan of American Young. All it took was those few minutes. In fact, as is always the case with the best songs, it really only took a few seconds.
Welcome to another installment of my country music diary! I know it's been a while since I've posted an update, so let me apologise for that first of all. It's been a hectic few months for me, to say the least. All in very good ways, though, I'm happy
Knowing Where He's Come From Will Get Him Where He's Going
Colin Kenny is one of the rising stars of the Irish country music scene, and while his name may still be a relatively new one, his fantastic voice is already proving memorable to everyone who hears the midlands man perform.
Country music fans on this side of the Atlantic have always reserved a very special place in their hearts for something as beautifully simple as a great country voice singing a great country song. That's why I think so many are going to love Jamie Lee Thurston's debut single, 'Givin'
When it was first announced towards the end of 2016 that Aiken Promotions planned to host a massive outdoor country music festival in August of this year, my immediate reaction, like that of thousands more around Ireland I'm sure, was one of sheer joy and pure excitement. After all, the
I TALK TO NIAMH LYNN ON MEETING EMMYLOU, MELTING IN THE FRENCH SUN, AND LOOKING FORWARD TO AN IRISH HARVEST TIME!
With this year's Harvest Country Music Festival drawing nearer by the day, one of the Irish stars who'll be joining headline acts Nathan Carter and Miranda Lambert in entertaining fans in
Some things in life are hard to put into words. While other things, however, can be easy as pie. Articulating Mo Pitney's place in the world of country music right now definitely falls into the pie category! Simply put, this young man from Illinois is one of the most exciting
This album which is due for release on the 4th August certainly ticks the “now for something completely different box”.
Cornish folk singer Ruarri Joseph`s new band William The Conqueror burst onto the music scene with their debut album which is far removed from Ruarri`s folk pedigree instead we are treated