The Shires’ Accidentally On Purpose is country-pop goodness

Combine this record with the good weather and you have instant summer feeling.  The UK’s best and fastest selling country act, The Shires, have released their third studio album Accidentally On Purpose today and it will only propel them further into country stardom sphere. The follow-up to debut record Brave and sophomore album My Universe, was recorded in Nashville, Tennessee. Set to play London’s iconic Royal Albert Hall in May … Continue reading The Shires’ Accidentally On Purpose is country-pop goodness

Lisa Wright’s new EP is set for release in May

Tennessee now. One of the most exciting voices in the UK’s homegrown country/Americana scene, Lisa Wright, has announced release of her brand new EP Mind of Mine, set for release on 25 May 2018. Produced by Matt Greaves (Ward Thomas, The Girls Musical), the EP contains four brand new songs, and is Lisa’s most personal work to date. Lead single, Tennessee, co-written by Wright with … Continue reading Lisa Wright’s new EP is set for release in May

The Shires country-fy London statues

Guilty of playing various shenanigans on their crew while filming their latest video, the country duo have now taken to London’s statues.  If you were walking around London today, you may have noticed some of the city’s most recognised statues sporting pink cowboy hats. That might have something to do with The Shires, the biggest-selling UK Country act of all time, who release their new … Continue reading The Shires country-fy London statues

Thomas Rhett announces London show for November

The country singer-songwriter is bringing his Life Changes tour to the Uk for a one-off show.  Following a triumphant sold-out show at London’s Roundhouse last year, Thomas Rhett will make his only appearance in the UK this year at the Hammersmith Apollo on 17 November. He will be supported by Devin Dawson and Danielle Bradbery with tickets for going on sale Friday at 9:00 am. Taken … Continue reading Thomas Rhett announces London show for November

Carrie Underwood shares emotional new single

Cry Pretty is a fierce anthem that packs a punch and will make you cry – and not in a pretty way.  Carrie Underwood has been very open about her recent struggles after a nasty fall at her home last November whichleft her face and wrist injured. The singer said she needed “between 40 and 50 stitches” on her face. “I’m doing pretty darn good these days!” … Continue reading Carrie Underwood shares emotional new single

Emily Faye drops new video for ‘Giving In’

It’s the second track to be released from her forthcoming EP Here I Am, out 27 April 2018. Describing the song, Faye said: “‘Giving In’ tells a story of someone who feels they have been trying really hard in their relationship, but that actually maybe it’s just a case of the fact they aren’t right for each other, and I wanted to portray in the … Continue reading Emily Faye drops new video for ‘Giving In’

Watch Lukas Nelson’s new video for ‘Carolina’

After a successful appearance at C2C earlier this year, Lukas Nelson & The Promise Of The Real gear up for their London show in July.  After a decade on the road, on their own and playing behind the legendary Neil Young, Lukas Nelson & POTR have developed into one of America’s most dazzling live acts, attracting a deeply devoted following. Now they’ve released a video … Continue reading Watch Lukas Nelson’s new video for ‘Carolina’

Juanita Stein shares details of new album

Until The Lights Fade will be released on 31 August 2018 via Nude Records.  Juanita Stein, the Howling Bells frontwoman turned solo artist has just released her latest single Forgiver. The track was co-written and produced by Brandon Flowers while Juanita was on tour with The Killers in Northern Europe this February. Forgiver is the first taster of Stein’s upcoming second album, Until The Lights Fade, … Continue reading Juanita Stein shares details of new album

Emily Faye announces UK tour for next month

Following the release of her EP Here I Am on 27 April, Emily has announced will embark on the Write Like A Girl tour with Beth Keeping & Vic Allen. The up-and-coming female artists will share the stage in a writer’s round-style performance, taking it in turns to play a selection of songs from their latest releases. Each date will also feature a guest act from the … Continue reading Emily Faye announces UK tour for next month

Lindsay Ell’s new video is the perfect metaphor for a girl in love

Let’s face it ladies, she’s hit the nail on the head with this one.  Highlighted as a standout performer at this year’s Country to Country festival following the UK and Ireland release of her debut album The Project, country star Lindsay Ell has revealed the cinematic music video for her radio hit Criminal. In the video, Ell is arrested for stealing a car (presumably to … Continue reading Lindsay Ell’s new video is the perfect metaphor for a girl in love