Artist Interviews

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UCN Interview – DJ DU: “I’m surrounded by great people, great music, great fans.”

August 29, 2013 at 11:09 am

About 20 years ago, Duhamel “DJ DU” Cassell was spinning records in New York and New Jersey. Top 40, rock and Latin beats were his specialty. You would never catch him playing Garth Brooks or John Michael Montgomery. Not in those parts. That all changed when he was discovered performing […]

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UCN Interview – Stephen Cochran: “Music helped me to understand and heal, hopefully it will help others too.”

July 29, 2013 at 12:34 pm

Over the past two weeks, I have had the opportunity to communicate with a pretty amazing guy. Stephen Cochran is a former United States Marine, although he would tell you there is no such thing as a ‘former Marine’, so he is a Marine. He also happens to be a […]

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10 Questions with…Sarah Darling

July 17, 2013 at 8:19 am

Country singer-songwriter Sarah Darling recently sent her new song, ‘Little Umbrellas,’ to country radio. Mediabase caught up with her for a quick few questions.   1) You just released your single ‘Little Umbrellas’ to Country radio. What prompted you to choose this for your next single? I chose ‘Little Umbrellas’ […]

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Average Joes Entertainment

UCN Interview – JJ Lawhorn: “This album is my life in songs.”

July 16, 2013 at 7:30 am

Country singer-songwriter JJ Lawhorn releases his debut album today via Average Joes Entertainment. The young Virginia-native kept a heavy touring schedule and thoroughly road-tested this collection of songs. The result, Original Good Ol’ Boy, became a true reflection of his personality. To get your copy of the new album, please […]

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Average Joes Entertainment

UCN Interview – LoCash Cowboys: “The new album shows a side of us that people haven’t seen.”

May 20, 2013 at 8:00 am

At the end of last year, after some label drama, duo LoCash Cowboys came home to Average Joes Entertainment. I thought it was a good career move then, and having heard the new music, I think it was the perfect move. They are now working hard to get their album […]

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Average Joes Entertainment

UCN Interview – Lenny Cooper: “The new album feels totally like me.”

April 26, 2013 at 3:37 pm

For me, interviews have always been about going beyond the new single or album, and finding out someone’s story. And Average Joes’ Lenny Cooper has quite a tale to tell. Growing up in rural North Carolina, Cooper and his friends spent their free time mud bogging. Only just 17, he […]

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UCN Interview at CRS 2013 – Kaley Caperton: “I truly understand what a second chance means.”

March 16, 2013 at 8:39 am

Texas native Kaley Caperton is definitely not your average young singer-songwriter. The 20-year-old already has quite a story to tell, and is using her experiences, and her writing talent, to help inspire other young people. Her current single, ‘Red, White and Beautiful,’ was inspired by the National Guard Youth Foundation’s […]

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Average Joes Entertainment

UCN Interview at CRS 2013 – JB and the Moonshine Band: “We consider ourselves the Bad News Bears of country music.”

March 15, 2013 at 8:35 am

East Texas quartet JB and the Moonshine Band very much impressed me with their sophomore album, Beer for Breakfast. The album’s singles, ‘The Only Drug’ and ‘Kiss Me that Way,’ were important topics of discussion during CRS 2013, with the music video for ‘The Only Drug’ now playing on CMT. […]

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UCN Interview at CRS 2013 – The Coleman Brothers: “Songwriting is about bringing emotions to life in a song.”

March 14, 2013 at 8:15 pm

Texas duo The Coleman Brothers recently released their new single, ‘Lonely in the Lone Star State,’ to country radio so CRS 2013 was the perfect time to catch up with them. We chatted about their #1 success in Europe, songwriting, and keeping up with country music charts.   UCN: Welcome […]

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UCN Interview at CRS 2013 – Lucas Hoge: “There are so many great ideas that haven’t been written!”

March 14, 2013 at 8:20 am

UCN: So tell me a little about what’s going on right now. LH: The big thing is, we’re releasing a new single on a new label at the end of March/first of April. It’s called, ‘Should’ve Loved.’ It’s a great song. It’s not a ballad, but it’s not a tempo […]

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