Reviews

EP Review: Jillian Jacqueline’s ‘SIDE A’

The greatest thing about Jillian Jacqueline is that she possesses the ability to take each and every musical influence that has been a part of her inner fabric, apply it, and have the result come out to be very much an original sound. 

Chuck Dauphin • September 22, 2017

Kris Kristofferson, Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood & More Help NSAI Celebrate 50 Years

As the evening came to a close, the impact NSAI has had on the songwriting community was evident. 

Annie Reuter • September 21, 2017

Miranda Lambert Gets Vulnerable at CMA Songwriters Series

“This night is all about celebrating songwriters and who they are as people and how they let their lives inspire their art,” Lambert said several songs into her hour-long set.

Annie Reuter • September 20, 2017

Album Review: Chris Janson’s ‘Everybody’

The album is a perfect mix of everything that Janson does so exceedingly well. 

Chuck Dauphin • September 19, 2017

Album Review: Midland’s ‘On the Rocks’

For those questioning where quality country music has gone, Midland is indisputably the answer. 

Annie Reuter • September 18, 2017

Album Review: Big & Rich’s ‘Did It For The Party’

Big & Rich seemed to have settled down a bit on Did It For The Party – without changing the overall sound of their music.

Chuck Dauphin • September 13, 2017

Lady Antebellum Wrap U.S. Leg of You Look Good World Tour with Memorable Hometown Show

“Without getting too nostalgic, this is a dream come true for us to close out this tour in Nashville,” Charles Kelley told the crowd.

Lauren Jo Black • September 11, 2017

Brad Paisley Triumphs as a True ‘Weekend Warrior’ During Virginia Concert

Paisley rocks hard during his live show, and it was the classic ‘American Saturday Night’ when he hit the Virginia venue over the weekend.

Kelly Brickey • September 11, 2017

Kip Moore and Tony Hawk Combine Music, Skateboarding For Good Cause

Kip Moore and international skateboarding champion Tony Hawk joined forces for Music City Skate Jam, a day of music and skateboarding at Nashville’s Music City Walk of Fame Park.

Annie Reuter • September 11, 2017

Album Review: Thomas Rhett’s ‘Life Changes’

Life Changes is Thomas Rhett’s most ambitious release yet, and has something for every listener.

Annie Reuter • September 6, 2017

Album Review: Kip Moore’s ‘SLOWHEART’

With an album this good, Moore’s fans will surely be singing along loudly.

Annie Reuter • September 6, 2017

Album Review: Dustin Lynch’s ‘Current Mood’

Current Mood is less cohesive than Lynch’s previous albums and instead takes on his wide range of influences and emotions. 

Annie Reuter • September 5, 2017

The Cadillac Three Rock Sold-Out Headlining Show at the Ryman

We’re all born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee. This is the happiest the three long hairs have ever been,” said the band’s Jaren Johnston.

Annie Reuter • September 1, 2017

George Strait, Chris Stapleton Pay Tribute To Jerry Lee Lewis on Skyville Live

Strait kicked off the show with an energetic performance of “Great Balls of Fire.”

Lauren Laffer • August 25, 2017

Brett Eldredge, Chris Janson Fire Up Downtown Nashville at The Big 98’s Guitar-B-Que

The Big 98’s Guitar-B-Que brought together Eldredge and Janson, as well as Devin Dawson and Michael Ray, to raise awareness for the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Kelly Brickey • August 25, 2017

Album Review: The Cadillac Three’s ‘Legacy’

With songs this good, the evolution of The Cadillac Three continues to impress and has us excited for what comes next.

Annie Reuter • August 23, 2017

Album Review: Old Dominion’s ‘Happy Endings’

Though not a stark contrast from their previous work, Happy Endings manages to keep the band’s intoxicating carefree spirit alive while showing a sense of growth in the process.

Cillea Houghton • August 22, 2017

Album Review: Lindsay Ell’s ‘The Project’

Like any burgeoning act in country music, Lindsay Ell is ready to forge her own path and her latest album, The Project, is a pretty effective start. 

Cillea Houghton • August 8, 2017

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Bring ‘Soul’ to Nashville

Some things just go better together. This holds true for country power couple Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

Lauren Jo Black • August 7, 2017

Album Review: Brett Eldredge’s Self-Titled Fourth Album

Fans already in love with the singer are bound to feel the same about the album and those new to his work will no doubt be converted with just one listen.

Cillea Houghton • August 2, 2017