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Jennifer Nettles Interview 22nd March, 2017

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Jennifer Nettles is an award winning singer songwriter. She is also a presenter and an actress. Over the C2C weekend Jennifer gained and army of new fans with her stunning vocals and shining personality. Read more...

Kristian Bush Interview 19th March, 2017

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5 years ago we met Kristian Bush, we were lucky to spend time in London and Paris with him and since then have followed his career closely. Kristian was the first artist ever to step onto the C2C stage and he follows the festival and our developing country scene with keen interest. Read more...

Drake White Interview 19th March, 2017

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Having seen Drake White previously I knew London was going to love him! From the first note at the CMA songwriters, it was clear that everyone was blown away by his undeniable talent. As the C2C weekend progressed his fan base grew by the second. I was lucky enough to get to spend some time with Drake finding out about what makes him tick. Here is what he had to say: Read more...

C2C Country to Country Day 2 Review 18th March, 2017

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C2C Day 2

After a full day of fantastic pop up artists the first to take to the main stage were Dan + Shay and after their hugely successful UK tour they were excited, nervous and emotional about taking to the main stage in the O2 Arena. They burst on stage with ‘All Nighter’ looking pumped Read more...

C2C Country to Country Day 1 Review 15th March, 2017

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C2C Arena Day 1

Traditionally, the first slot is used for newer artist but this year C2C kicked off in style with a well established name. Jennifer Nettles formally of Sugarland, has a wealth of hit’s under her belt not only from Sugarland but 2 amazing solo albums too. Read more...

CMA Songwriters Series London Review 13th March, 2017

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CMA Song Writers Night at C2C Festival

The annual C2C Festival now begins on a Thursday night at The Indigo theatre inside the O2 complex with a traditional Country song writers night, brought to you by none other than the CMA’s themselves. (Country Music Association) Read more...

Lauren Alaina – Road Less Travelled review 17th February, 2017

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Lauren Alaina – Road Less Travelled

Lauren Alaina is a 23 year old Georgia native who, since coming runner up on season 10 of American Idol, has seen her fair share of life. A debut album, ‘Wildflower’ was released in 2011 in the aftermath of Idol and work was begun in 2013 on her follow up release and an oft forgot about single, ‘Barefoot & Buckwild’ was even produced but then Lauren disappeared from view. She didn’t really re-surface until last year when she released a new EP and played shows in both the USA and over here in the UK at the C2C Festival.
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Sarah Darling – Dream Country Review 15th February, 2017

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Sarah Darling : Dream Country

Sarah Darling has experienced quite a lot in her 34 years. She was a top three finalist on reality music TV show ‘The Entertainer’ in 2003 which lead her to chase the Nashville dream. Two albums appeared in 2009 and 2011 for major label , Black River Records. Sarah was marketed as the ‘next girl next door Nashville sensation’ in curls and primary colours singing cheeky songs like ‘Something to do with Your Hands’. Read more...

High Valley UK Gig Review 15th February, 2017

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High Valley – Birmingham Institute – Thursday 9th Feb

It was proper Canadian cold on Thursday 9th February so how appropriate that Canadian brothers, Brad and Curtis Rempel, aka High Valley, rolled into Birmingham for an evening of arena Hoedown music at the Institute. Speaking to the boys before the show, they both expressed surprise at how cold it was here in England, something they hasn’t been expecting apparently whereas I was surprised they weren’t in shorts and T shirts! Read more...

Dawson Reigns & The Rising UK Tour 3rd February, 2017

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2COUNTRY & NASHVILLE ACCESS In Association With FULL CIRCLE TOURING
Present
DAWSON REIGNS and THE RISING
with GARY QUINN + Special Guests Read more...

Aaron Watson – Gig Review London 29th January, 2017

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Aaron Watson – The Garage, London, 27th Jan 2017

The Garage was a new venue for me. It’s a nice size, split level for good viewing with good acoustics. I will say however; it was like being inside a fridge! I quickly regretted checking my coat into the cloakroom!

Support for the evening was Honey Ryder. A solid set from Honey Ryder, great vocals and songs keeping the crowd entertained and warmed up for Aaron. Read more...

Kane Brown Album Review 12th January, 2017

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Kane Brown – Self Titled

Welcome to a review for the biggest selling debut album of last year, and it was only released in December! Yep, you read that right – in a year of strong debut releases from the likes of Chris Jansen, Maren Morris, High Valley and Drake White, (to name but a few), this self titled debut release outsold them all! Read more...

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