Welcome back to another little update on what's been happening with me in the world of country music lately. And thank you for joining me here once again!
Well folks, the first exciting piece of news I have to share with you all this time around is that I have
Kennedy Follows His Heart From Nashville To Ireland
"I just followed my heart, that's what lead me to Nashville in the first place. And that's what I'm doing now too, by deciding to come back home to spend more time with my family. I'm just following my heart again."
Those are the
TALKING 'SATIN SHEETS' AND 'GRANDMA'S FEATHER BED' WITH AN ANGEL...A HONKY TONK ANGEL, THAT IS!
The Honky Tonk Angels have certainly brought a little something new, special, fun, and definitely glamorous, to the Irish country music scene over the last couple of years. But lest anyone doubt it, Bernie Heaney, Lorraine McDonald,
Imagine trying to combine a career as one of the most recognisable solo artists in country music, with a role as one of the most well-known and best-loved trios in the business, too. But, what if it didn't even end there? What if you also took it upon yourself to
Well, as hard as it is to believe, here we are at the end of February already, so it's time for me to catch up with you all again and let you know what's been happening in my little corner of the country music world.
Not only is it hard
"when the songs are this good, and the performer is this special, there's no such thing as too much of a good thing!"
Although best known in the UK as one-fifth of one of the most loved girl-bands of recent times, Una Healy has been on the radar of Irish music
From the very first time I heard Imelda May's new single, 'Black Tears', what struck me about it - and in equal parts because of how Imelda conveys the song to the listener as to the sheer emotional honesty and beauty of the song itself -, is that 'Black Tears'
Country music star Nathan Carter has already reached the lofty and elevated heights of the kind fame where people invariably know his name regardless of whether or not they have, have ever had, or ever plan on having, even the slightest interest in his music!
But folks, what the young Mr
Welcome back to my country music diary here at HEM Country for the very first update of a brand new year! I really hope you all had a wonderful festive season, blissfully enjoying Christmas in the company of family and friends. And of course, with the memory of those
We're lucky to receive loads of new country music from around the world, however, that can present a problem, who do we write about? What will our readers find interesting?
Well, one band caught our attention long before we heard a note of music, they are Seattle-based band Country Lips who had