This world is full of talented musicians and singers that are working hard to get that first big break into the business and Corey Hager is one of those talents! I first heard Corey at this past years Country Night Lights Festival in Athens, OH as he caught my attention from the very first note when the entire front row of girls let out a … Continue reading Article/Interview: Getting to know up and coming country singer, Corey Hager and his music
97.1 HankFM will be hosting a country music party next weekend. HANKfest will take place in Indianapolis, IN at Indiana Farmer’s Coliseum on Sunday November 1st. Doors are scheduled to open at Noon and music beginning at 1:00 PM. This years HANKfest will feature concerts from Clare Dunn, Dan and Shay, Cassadee Pop, David Nail, Kip Moore and headlining this day long extravaganza will be country … Continue reading Indiana’s HANKfest is one week away!! Get all of your details about tickets, artists, and more!!
Something’s Burning in Texas Today I’m very pleased to introduce to you Phil Salazar, lead singer and front man of Texas based rock band Eden Burning. With a sound reminiscent of KISS or Motley Crue, Eden Burning hits the hard chord and delivers a heavy performance. Recently I spoke with Phil about the band and their current projects. I’m very pleased to share with you, … Continue reading Interview/Article: Phil Salazar, lead singer of Eden Burning “Something’s Burning in Texas” by Amanda Knight
Country music star Kip Moore has recently set out on his headlining “Wild Ones” tour featuring Michael Ray and Chris Cavanaugh. This tour is in support of Moore’s most recent album release, “Wild Ones”. MusicMattersMagazine.com was lucky enough to get to witness this fantastic show in Columbus, OH at PromoWest’s LC Pavilion on 10/15/15. Chris Cavanaugh kicked off the night with a 20 minute solo-acoustic … Continue reading Concert Review/Photos: The “Wild Ones” Tour featuring Kip Moore, Michael Ray and Chris Cavanaugh stops in Columbus, OH at Promowest’s LC Pavilion
Cox Media Group’s country music radio station K99.1 FM in Dayton, OH plays host to many concerts in our local area. K99.1 usually hosts one free concert per month that is held at either W.O. Wright’s Bar and Grill in Beavercreek, OH or at The Yellow Rose Night Club in the Miamisburg/Centerville area. Some of the biggest names in country music have played past shows … Continue reading Dayton, OH local residents! Did you know K99.1 FM hosts free concerts just about every month! Check out who is coming to the area soon!
New Country 103.1‘s QFest will take place this Saturday night, 10/10/15 at Freedom Hall in Louisville, KY. This years lineup includes an amazing lineup featuring headliner Gary Allan, along with two of the hottest rising stars in country music today, Lee Brice and Kip Moore. Canaan Smith and A Thousand Horses will also take the stage at QFest. Ticket Prices range from $37.00 to $119.00 … Continue reading Q Fest to take place in Louisville, KY this weekend including a stellar country music lineup!
Louder than life featured a rocking lineup on the Jägermeister stage during day two of the two day rock festival in Louisville, KY. The schedule had to be revamped secondary to technical difficulties and also included the addition of another band to the jägermeister stage. We Are Harlot had an unfortunate delay as the festival received word that they were having issues with their tour … Continue reading Exclusive Photos: Louder Than Life 2015 Day two Jagermeister stage photos featuring All Them WItches, The Glorious Sons, Flaw, Turbowolf, We Came As Romans and We Are Harlot
The Kentucky Headhunters played the annual Bourbon Festival in Bardstown, KY last month and MusicMattersMagazine.com photographer Ryan Pike of Ryan Keith Photography was there to capture some exclusive photos. Just the name of this festival sounds like a great place to catch a Kentucky Headhunters performance. What could be any better than Evan Williams, Jim Beam, Wild Turkey or Kentucky’s own Maker’s Mark mixed with … Continue reading Exclusive Photo Gallery: The Kentucky Headhunters live from the Bourbon Festival in Bardstown, KY
Reflections in Red Carved out of the pristine, Colorado landscape sits one of the most unique and elegantly engineered outdoor venues in the U.S., The Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre. Situated in Morrison, Colorado approximately 10 miles outside of Denver, Red Rocks is not only a concert venue but also a part of the Denver Parks System. With its haunting, amber glow that illuminates from … Continue reading Article/Interview: “Reflections in Red” (An Interview with Adam Ferraioli, drummer of Get the Led Out: The American Led Zeppelin) by: Amanda Knight
Rock Legends ZZ Top played the Palace Theatre in Columbus, OH last week and MusicMattersMagazine.com was there to capture all of the action. Kicking off the show was Goodbye June. This band from Tennessee is full of energy and excitement with hair flying all over the place while playing their own blend of blues mixed with rock and roll. Goodbye June is made up of … Continue reading Concert Review/Photos: ZZ Top at the Palace Theatre in Columbus, OH 9/29/15