Marcus Len: Who was your music guru? Shawn Perry: if you’re asking which artists influenced me the most I would probably have to say, Freddie Mercury, Sammy Hagar, and Prince… If you’re asking who personally mentored me I would have to say that would be my main guitar teacher growing up Ron Renick, he still teaching and was actually my big inspiration for becoming a … Continue reading Shawn Perry Chats About New Single, Influences, Writing, and More!
Realizing a lifelong dream, country star DUSTIN LYNCH has been invited to become the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry. Opry member Trace Adkins made the special surprise invitation Tuesday night (8/21) during Lynch’s performance, telling him, “Being a member of the Grand Ole Opry is at the top of my list of achievements in my career and always will be. We want people … Continue reading A Humble Dustin Lynch Invited To Be A Member of The Grand Ole Opry
Since July is National Ice Cream Month Music Matters Magazine thought what better way to find out unknown facts about our favorite Country icon SYLVIA than to discover your favorite ice cream treats and talk a little about what is going on in your world of music. What is your favorite ice cream flavor? Rocky Road is my favorite. Do you prefer it … Continue reading Let’s Talk Ice Cream and Music with SYLVIA
Georgia native and Nashville star Emily Hackett performed for the first time during CMA Festival this past week. With all the buzz and thousands of fans Emily debuted her new single “Good Intentions” during a performance on CMA Radio Disney Country Stage. Giving fans a taste of her strong voice and veteran like penmanship. During CMA fest she also went over to Alan Jackson’s new … Continue reading Emily Hackett Debuted New Single “Good Intentions” At CMA Fest Radio Disney Country Stage
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
Sylvia is making her CMA Festival return this year! Sylvia lit up country music in the 80’s with hits like her former number 1 “Nobody”. Sylvia is set to release her latest album “The hits Re-Imagined” which is set to hit shelves everywhere June 8th. So be sure to check out her new album packed with new takes on classic hits and be sure to … Continue reading SYLVIA Returns to CMA Festival!
Christina, Hannah, and Natalia are the three extraordinarily talented ladies that make up the country trio SOUTHERN HALO. These ladies are working hard this coming CMA Fest to bring as much music to their fans with their current single “Anything Is Possible” still making it’s way up country charts. If you are in Nashville for CMA Music Festival be sure to check out the schedule … Continue reading Southern Halo is in high gear for CMA Festivities in Nashville
Taking place at Nashville’s City Winery on June 5, this year’s event will feature CAMPBELL and his wife MINDY, as well as RUSSELL DICKERSON, LINDSAY ELL, WALKER HAYES, BRETT KISSEL, NASCAR driver SCOTT LAGASSE, JR., LOCASH’s CHRIS LUCAS and PRESTON BRUST, JERROD NIEMANN, TAYLOR PHILLIPS, DEE JAY SILVER, TEGAN MARIE, THE CADILLAC THREE’s JAREN JOHNSTON and KELBY RAY, and BRETT YOUNG. The One Million Strong … Continue reading Full lineup for Craig Campbell’s Celebrity Cornhole Challenge announced
The wait is over for Red Bow Records hitmaker CRAIG CAMPBELL and his legion of Country fans. Five years after the Georgia native last released a new collection of tunes, his SEE YOU TRY EP arrives on June 8. Featuring seven tracks, which once again show off the smooth, expressive vocals and easy charisma that earn Campbell comparisons to icons like Alan Jackson, SEE YOU … Continue reading The wait is almost over for Craig Campbell’s “See You Try” album
City of Hope’s 28th annual Celebrity Softball Game continues to announce talent for the Saturday, June 9, event at First Tennessee Park. Bobby Bones, Brandi Cyrus, Lauren Alaina, Tegan Marie, Trent Harmon, Lucas Hoge, Jay Cutler and Marc Mariani have been added to the list of talent participating in the event. Teams iHeart Radio and Grand Ole Opry will meet at the field for a friendly competition for a great cause. CLICK … Continue reading More country stars added to the 28th “City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game”