Country Thunder Receives Academy Of Country Music ‘Festival Of The Year’ Industry Award

The Academy of Country Music® has named Country Thunder West ‘Festival of the Year’ for the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards today. Industry Award, Studio Recording Award and the previously announced Special Award winners will be honored during the 12th ANNUAL ACM HONORS™, an evening dedicated to recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 53rd ACM Awards. ACM Honors will take … Continue reading Country Thunder Receives Academy Of Country Music ‘Festival Of The Year’ Industry Award

Tim Rossi Of Blackfoot Talks New Music And More!

  Music Matters Magazine is Extremely Thrilled to Talk with Tim Rossi of Blackfoot and to recently  see Blackfoot at The Open Chord All Things Music in Knoxville Tennessee. The Guys Came out rocking and didn’t stop. Doing songs like ” Train Train” and “Highway Song” among others off of their Current CD “SOUTHERN NATIVE ”  to a packed house. (MM)  Tim What were you … Continue reading Tim Rossi Of Blackfoot Talks New Music And More!

Kill No Albatross released new EP “Speak True Evil”

For wildly energetic Burlington, ON based KILL NO ALBATROSS, intertwining the accessibility of rock, the technicality of prog, and the energy of hardcore is the name of the game. Through intelligent songwriting, creative guitar work, and emotional intensity, they meld dynamic, bold, bewitching sounds to create no holds barred rock. 2018 started with a bang, as the band performed as part of Canadian Music Week and attained coveted … Continue reading Kill No Albatross released new EP “Speak True Evil”

GHOST JOINS CANDLESMASS TO HONOR METALLICA WITH PERFORMANCE OF “ENTER SANDMAN” AT POLAR MUSIC PRIZE CEREMONY

Grammy® Award-winning band Ghost’s joined legendary metal band Candlemass to honor Metallica by performing “Enter Sandman” as members Lars Ulrich and Robert Trujillo were presented with the Polar Music Prize by the King of Sweden, Carl XVI Gustaf. Watch the unforgettable performance HERE.   Ghost’s critically acclaimed fourth sacred psalm Prequelle was released on June 1 and debuted at #3 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart, … Continue reading GHOST JOINS CANDLESMASS TO HONOR METALLICA WITH PERFORMANCE OF “ENTER SANDMAN” AT POLAR MUSIC PRIZE CEREMONY

Dirty Soul Revival Rocks The Shed Maryville Tn.

The Dirty Soul Revival Band Plays Memorial Weekend Maryville Tennessee The Dirty Soul Revival Band has been very busy this past Memorial Day Weekend. They Traveled to Pryor Oklahoma to Play Rocklahoma to what I heard was a great crowd , Then Headed to Maryville Tennessee to Play at The Smoky Mountain Harley Davidsons The Shed to a packed house! Then the Next Day played … Continue reading Dirty Soul Revival Rocks The Shed Maryville Tn.

Red White & Boom Music Festival to be Held at Rupp Arena

Lexington’s biggest country music festival is moving indoors fir the first time. Rupp Arena, the new home of Red White & Boom is set to take place August 31st thru September 2nd. The line up is announced and it is a HUGE stat studded night. From Chris Young’s “Taking You Home”, to Brad Paisley’s “Mud On The Tires” to the greatest party song known to … Continue reading Red White & Boom Music Festival to be Held at Rupp Arena

Bunbury Music Festival Dates Announced

8th annual 2019 Bunbury Music Festival, set to take place May 31-June 2, 2019,  at Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove in downtown Cincinnati. A limited number of three-day “early bee” tickets priced at $179.00 plus fees, as well as VIP and Ultimate VIP ticket packages, are on sale now through all Ticketmaster outlets. Three-day VIP tickets are $415.00 plus fees and include: Separate VIP entrance … Continue reading Bunbury Music Festival Dates Announced

Becky Brown ready to greet fans during CMA Festival

Becky Brown, widow of Grand Ole Opry and Country Music Hall of Fame star Jim Ed Brown, has big plans for CMA Fest 2018. The glamorous Arkansas native will meet fans at her CMA Booth, attend additional book signings “outside” of the festival and discuss her new autobiography, GOING OUR WAY, with collaborator Roxane Atwood on WSM Radio’s Nashville Today Show With Host Devon O’Day … Continue reading Becky Brown ready to greet fans during CMA Festival

Morgan Wallen on opening run of “What Makes You Country Tour”

One of the newest fast rising stars in country music, Morgan Wallen; is taken to the stage and this time he is opening the “What Makes You Country Tour” this year for country superstar Luke Bryan. Wallen with his Top 10, GOLD-certified hit “Up Down,” which was recently declared “the song of summer 2018” by Taste of Country. Marking his first ever stadium performance we … Continue reading Morgan Wallen on opening run of “What Makes You Country Tour”

Alan Jackson awards, tour, and more!

Alan will become a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame during a gala ceremony in New York City on June 14. Already a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, Alan’s induction will place him alongside the greatest composers of all-time – from the likes of Irving Berlin and Cole Porter…to Motown greats Lamont Dozier, Brian Holland and Eddie Holland…John Lennon and Paul … Continue reading Alan Jackson awards, tour, and more!