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Full list of the ACM Award Winners 3rd April, 2017

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April 2nd saw country music take over Vegas for the ACM Awards. Here is the lit of all the winners Read more...

Little Big Town – The Breaker Review 3rd April, 2017

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Little Big Town – The Breaker

So called because of its final track and because of the hard time the band had recording it, The Breaker’, Little Big Town’s 8th LP sees the band coming back into the Country fold again after last year’s bizarre experiment with Pharrel Williams on ‘Wanderlust’. The less said about ‘Wanderlust’ the better really although that willingness to experiment and push the boundaries has served to give the band the shot in the arm that they maybe needed at this stage in their careers. Read more...

Natalie Hemby – Puxico Review 3rd April, 2017

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Natalie Hemby’s has penned and co-written some of the best known songs for some of the best known artists in country music. Boasting such tracks as “White Liar, “Only Prettier”, “Automatic”, “Keeper of the Flame”,( winning song of the year for Automatic at the ACM and Nashville songwriters ) written for Miranda Lambert, “Good Ole Boys Club” for Kacey Musgraves along with tracks for Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Carrie Underwood and Rock band Halestrom. A pretty impressive CV as far as song writing goes, so we should expect a lyrically good album with her first solo –Puxico. Read more...

Josh Turner – Deep South Review 3rd April, 2017

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Josh Turner – Deep South

To many new devotees of Country music the name Josh Turner wont ring many bells but ‘Deep South’ is actually Turner’s sixth album, although his last one was released back in 2012! Yes, he isn’t a new artist but almost a relic from a time long forgotten when dinosaurs roamed the Earth and Country music wasn’t commercially popular, pre-Swift if you like. Read more...

Aaron Watson Interview 28th March, 2017

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Aaron Watson went from humble Texas beginnings to being one of country music’s biggest selling artists. he did this all without a record label! last time we spoke to Arron it was just as the Underdog hit No. 1 Arron is now rolling into his second No. 1 album and he sat with Eddie to talk Vaquero! Read more...

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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