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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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March Blog Rodeo: A Love Affair For The Ages

March 25, 2013 at 8:00 am

Why does mainstream media seem to be so in love with Country Music today? I’m exploring this question from the fan perspective as I am not a member of the music industry, nor do I have any type of musical background from which I can draw. I asked friends and […]

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Live Review: Lindi Ortega – The High Watt, Nashville, TN – February 7, 2013

Live Review: Lindi Ortega – The High Watt, Nashville, TN – February 7, 2013

February 8, 2013 at 4:29 pm

Last night, February 7, 2013 was another busy night in Nashville, with several great acts competing for our attention. Those who picked Lindi Ortega‘s show at The High Watt made the right choice as they saw one of the most exciting emerging artists at the top of her game. The […]

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Americana Community Honors a Legend, Special Evening for Cowboy Jack Clement on January 30

Americana Community Honors a Legend, Special Evening for Cowboy Jack Clement on January 30

January 16, 2013 at 7:25 pm

A true music legend, ‘Cowboy’ Jack Clement has worked with some of the most famous musicians in history. He saw his songs be recorded by Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton and many (many!) more. On January 30, some of his friends will honor his life and musical accomplishments during […]

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Concert Review: Chris Isaak – Schermerhorn Symphony, Nashville, TN – Sept 11, 2012

September 19, 2012 at 10:36 pm

“If you don’t make the effort to come out and support live music, I would be wandering around Nashville in a sequined suit…just like everybody else.” This combination of honoring his audience and self-deprecating humor colored Chris Isaak‘s performance at the Schermerhorn Symphony in Nashville, TN on September 11, 2012. […]

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Single Review: ‘Cowboy’ – Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves

Single Review: ‘Cowboy’ – Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves

June 29, 2012 at 9:11 pm

Songwriters: Angel Mary, Doug Phelps There was a time when I would expect more from artists who listed Johnny Cash as a major influence. But that is starting to change. It seems that, lately, those who invoke Cash’s memory are the ones most in need of a reminder of what […]

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Carrie Underwood Tops Both Billboard Country Charts

June 7, 2012 at 10:04 am

Carrie Underwood underscores her superstar status by going into the year’s CMA Fest as holder of both the Billboard Country Songs and Billboard Country Albums charts #1 spots.

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Songwriters Circle: Ellis Paul

Songwriters Circle: Ellis Paul

March 11, 2012 at 10:38 pm

After 8 months of waiting for schedules to line up, Folk Alliance 2012 brought me the opportunity to add Ellis Paul to this series. As one of my songwriting heroes, he was one of the first names on my list when I started this. Everyone has songs they turn to […]

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The Johnny Cash Museum to Open in Nashville, Summer 2012

The Johnny Cash Museum to Open in Nashville, Summer 2012

February 14, 2012 at 8:06 pm

Music fans visiting Nashville will soon have another must-see destination to add to their itinerary. In the summer of 2012, The Johnny Cash Museum will open its doors on Third Avenue in downtown Nashville. Dedicated to the life, music and art of the Man in Black, the museum will combine […]

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Songwriters Circle: DeeAnn Dominy

Songwriters Circle: DeeAnn Dominy

August 21, 2011 at 9:11 pm

When an interview is allowed to flow naturally, often a theme develops organically. When sitting down with singer-songwriter DeeAnn Dominy, again and again, the topic of conversation went back to a quality she embodies: honesty. The reason for our get-together was her independently released (and brilliantly titled) album, Based on […]

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