Life Is A Story: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

With over 40 albums under their belt, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver are at it again bringing a masterpiece to life through traditional bluegrass and story telling song writing. As Doyle has put it, “Life itself is really a continuous story that embraces the beginning, the middle and inevitable ending.” He sums it up perfectly in this astounding  album. The album starts with “Kids These Days” … Continue reading Life Is A Story: Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver

D.L. Marble talks about musical heroes, struggles growing up without a father and Namm 2017!

Country, Americana and Rock and roll artist D.L. Marble took some time out of his busy schedule to talk with us at Music Matters Magazine! Check out what D.L. had to say and be sure to check out the official website and the band’s upcoming NAMM Nissan Grand stage performance! D.L. Marble NAMM Nissan Grand Plaza Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:00pm to 12:40pm MMM: First … Continue reading D.L. Marble talks about musical heroes, struggles growing up without a father and Namm 2017!

Ohio/Indiana Based Band, The Acre Brothers Release “So Many Roads”

 The Acre Brothers are an Indiana/Ohio based band whose unique sound is derived from southern American roots  with influences rock and roll, blues and country music. The band is made up of Ben Cole (vocals/guitar), Nathan Dillon (guitar/vocals), Mardi Raun (bass), Brian Gill (keyboards/vocals) and Kristin Olson (drums). The Acre Brothers just released there first collection of originals on an EP titled “So Many Roads”. … Continue reading Ohio/Indiana Based Band, The Acre Brothers Release “So Many Roads”

Music Matters Magazine’s Ohio Music Festival Guide

Ohio will play host to many of the country’s best music festivals featuring all genres of music. We have compiled a quick reference point for Music Festivals in Ohio based upon research and word of mouth. This posting will be consistently updated as more Music Festivals will be announced for this festival season. If you would like for us to include a music festival that … Continue reading Music Matters Magazine’s Ohio Music Festival Guide

Country Night Lights announces expansion to 2 days in 2016 and Early Bird tickets are available NOW!!

Last years Country Night Lights Festival was such a big hit with fans that Prime Social Group has announced that the festival will expand to 2 huge days of country music, camping, friendships, and BEER!! The party will take place on September 23 &24th 2016 at the Venue of Athens, OH and is promised to be an even bigger party than last year!! Lineup announcements … Continue reading Country Night Lights announces expansion to 2 days in 2016 and Early Bird tickets are available NOW!!

Article/Interview: Getting to know up and coming country singer, Corey Hager and his music

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

Indiana’s HANKfest is one week away!! Get all of your details about tickets, artists, and more!!

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!!

Concert Review/Photos: The “Wild Ones” Tour featuring Kip Moore, Michael Ray and Chris Cavanaugh stops in Columbus, OH at Promowest’s LC Pavilion

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

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!

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!

Q Fest to take place in Louisville, KY this weekend including a stellar country music lineup!

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!