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Shropshire musician, Jonn Walker, releases debut EP and talks about battling depression


Shropshire musician, Jonn Walker, releases debut EP and talks about battling depression

After spending much of his musical career playing guitar or drums in various bands, Jonn spent the tail end of last year writing and recording a […]

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no responses. 6th March 2018 holly

Katie Armiger advocates for Tennessee anti-harassment Bill


Katie Armiger advocates for Tennessee anti-harassment Bill

Country singer Katie Armiger is supporting a proposed bill in Tennessee providing better protection against sexual harassment. Billboard reports that the singer has spoken about her […]

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no responses. 6th March 2018 holly

Kimberly Perry confirms divorce from husband


Kimberly Perry confirms divorce from husband

Kimberly Perry from The Band Perry has confirmed filing for divorce from husband J.P. Arencibia after four years of marriage. On Instagram the singer wrote, “Yes, […]

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no responses. 5th March 2018 holly

Backstreet Boys’ AJ McLean joins CMA


Backstreet Boys’ AJ McLean joins CMA

AJ McLean, singer from the popular 90’s band Backstreet Boys, has officially joined the Country Music Association. In a statement, the singer said, “I’m kind of a […]

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no responses. 5th March 2018 holly

Lukas Nelson announces UK show


Lukas Nelson announces UK show

Since forming 10 years ago, the buzz surrounding Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real has been quietly intensifying. During that time, the 28-year old singer/songwriter/guitarist […]

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no responses. 28th February 2018 holly

Miranda Lambert donates thousands to animal shelters


Miranda Lambert donates thousands to animal shelters

Miranda Lambert has given 50 animal shelters across the country $3,000-$5,000 each, while through the Lambert’s MuttNation Foundation, $189,000 has been granted. Since starting the program, […]

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no responses. 28th February 2018 mattb

Unheard Chris Cornell track ‘You never knew my mind’ out now


Unheard Chris Cornell track ‘You never knew my mind’ out now

In 1996, Johnny Cash recorded a cover of Soundgarden’s hit “Rusty Cage,” written by frontman Chris Cornell, on his Grammy-winning album ‘Unchained.’  Twenty years later, Cornell […]

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no responses. 22nd February 2018 mattb

Country music gender inequality called out by Cam


Country music gender inequality called out by Cam

The multi-talented Cam has called out iHeart Radio for alleged gender bias, a month after the group ‘Women of Country’ flagged up the issue. Posted on […]

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no responses. 20th February 2018 mattb

Vince Gill tries to ease tensions over gender inequality


Vince Gill tries to ease tensions over gender inequality

Vince Gill has defended the Recording Academy after it was criticised for underrepresenting female artists at this year’s Grammy Awards. “I look at it kind of […]

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no responses. 13th February 2018 mattb

Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Alison Krauss & Brad Paisley record Johnny Cash album


Kacey Musgraves, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Alison Krauss & Brad Paisley record Johnny Cash album

Willie Nelson, Kacey Musgraves, Alison Krauss, Kris Kristofferson and Brad Paisley are amongst a list of top-notch country music celebrities to record songs curated from Johnny […]

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