Reviews

Brett James, Billy Montana and Tom Douglas Sing Their Hits at Songwriters Under the Stars

It was evident that no amount of rainfall could put a damper on the spirit of those attending Songwriters Under the Stars.

Annie Reuter • October 17, 2018

Album Review: Morgan Evans’ Things That We Drink To

There’s a youthful, vibrant spirit that runs throughout album in a way that feels celebratory.

Cillea Houghton • October 12, 2018

Album Review: Eric Church Shares Frustrations, Memories on Deeply Personal Desperate Man

The album reflects a man trying to find his place in society and while at times he’s unsure of his footing, he remains solid in his conviction and in his roots.

Annie Reuter • October 4, 2018

Miranda Lambert Performs a Set for ‘The Ones That Got Away’ as Country Music Hall of Fame’s Artist-in-Residence

Lambert is the 15th (and youngest) artist in residence, joins a prestigious list of names including Kris Kristofferson, Vince Gill, Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs, Alan Jackson, Rosanne Cash and last year’s featured artist, Jason Isbell.

Alison Abbey • September 20, 2018


The Five Best Surprises We Saw at ‘Old Dominion and Friends’

From the opening notes of “Song For Another Time” at the top of the show to the crowd-wide sing-a-long to “Snapback” during the encore, it was an on your feet, know all the words, special kind of homecoming for Old Dominion and fans alike.

Array • September 19, 2018

Five of the Most Inspiring Moments from Nashville’s WeWork Creator Awards

The 2018 WeWork Creators Awards brought out some of the most innovative people in Nashville.

Cillea Houghton • September 17, 2018

Album Review: Carrie Underwood’s Cry Pretty

It’s here, it’s finally here!

Array • September 14, 2018

The Five Coolest Things We Saw at Taylor Swift’s “Reputation Tour” Stop in Nashville

Taylor Swift brought her “Reputation Tour” to Nashville last night…with a bang. The gloriously over-the-top opus included stadium-sized screens, fireworks and pyro, light-up wristbands and, of course, Taylor.

Alison Abbey • August 26, 2018


Album Review: Cole Swindell’s All of It

Whether he wrote the song or not, his emotive singing shines through, leaving a lasting impression on the listener.

Annie Reuter • August 15, 2018

Album Review: Chris Lane’s Laps Around the Sun

There’s a sunny disposition that Chris Lane captures on Laps Around the Sun.

Cillea Houghton • July 12, 2018

The Five Coolest Things We Saw on Sugarland’s ‘Still the Same Tour’

It’s been nearly six years since Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush have toured together, and the “Still the Same Tour” proves they were worh the wait. These are the 5 coolest things we saw on our big night out with Sugarland.

Array • July 10, 2018

Chris Janson, Dustin Lynch and More Join Peach Pickers to Salute Georgia Music

After such a great night of music, those in attendance will likely have Georgia music on their minds for weeks to come.

Deborah Evans Price • June 28, 2018


‘Life’s Whatcha Make It’ Isn’t Just Jake Owen’s Tour Name, It’s Also His Mantra

Jake Owen has overcome many personal obstacles and is now living his best life by the mantra ‘life’s whatcha make it.’

Chuck Dauphin • June 21, 2018

Album Review: Dan + Shay’s Self-Titled Album

Dan + Shay’s self-titled project demonstrates not only how they’ve evolved musically, but also proves the purity in their songwriting.

Cillea Houghton • June 19, 2018

Dan + Shay ‘Score’ a Major Collaboration with Kelly Clarkson

The latest release from Dan + Shay follows their smash hit, “Tequila,” as well as their wedding-inspired number called “Speechless” and another song by the name of “Alone Together.”

Kelly Brickey • June 15, 2018

Backstreet Boys, Dwight Yoakam & More Surprise Fans at 2018 CMA Fest Night 4

What a way to close the 2018 CMA Music Festival!

Annie Reuter • June 11, 2018


Keith Urban Keeps the Party Going Past Midnight at 2018 CMA Fest Night 3

Keith Urban kept fans pumped well into the night when he took the stage in Nissan Stadium during the 2018 CMA Music Festival.

Annie Reuter • June 10, 2018

Carrie Underwood Steals the Show at 2018 CMA Fest Night 2

Carrie Underwood’s set during night two of the 2018 CMA Music Festival inside Nissan Stadium will be talked about for years to come.

Annie Reuter • June 9, 2018

Vince Gill, Cam + More Embrace Acceptance at Ty Herndon Concert

Vince Gill & Cam, among others, showed their support for the LGBTQ community when they joined Ty Herndon’s Concert For Love & Acceptance.

Cillea Houghton • June 8, 2018

Dan + Shay, Kane Brown Impress During First-Ever Nissan Stadium Set at 2018 CMA Fest Night 1

Kane Brown and Dan + Shay took to the CMA Fest stage with excitement and power for their first-ever performances in Nissan Stadium.

Annie Reuter • June 8, 2018