Author Archives: Dan Harr

Garth Brooks Breaks His Knoxville Record

Garth Brooks has broken his Knoxville record. The previous record was set over November 1st and 2nd, 1996, with 48,359 tickets sold. Today, Garth has sold 48, 683 tickets. Garth has also set a special new opening night for the …
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Jan Vytasek – Lost and Found

It was with some trepidation I opened this for cd review. The artist’ credentials state him as an artist most recognized in Prague in the Czech Republic. But I sat at my task with as open mind as I could muster, and believe it or not I am really glad I picked it. Mr. Vytasek certainly surprises with his vocals. There is no country twang, yet he is…
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Annie Bany Has A Blast In Miami Shooting Her ‘Paradise’ Video

In a recent interview Annie Bany (www.anniebany.com) did with journalist Harriet Kaplan of Black on the Canvas, the fast emerging pop/rock songstress and songwriter described her infectious music as “fun and youthful…upbeat, happy and sunshiny.” The singer basked in plenty …
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Texas Country Crooner Pat Waters Donates Profits for Charity

Pat Waters and his label Big Valley Agency have penned an agreement with “Friends Of Texas Public Schools” and “National Mounted Warfare Foundation” to donate the profit from Pat’s album, “Crazy That Way” to each of their respective 501c-3 non-profit groups which are sold …
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Crocodiles Premiere Video for “Foolin’ Around” on AV Club

Crocodiles have always traveled their own particular road of excess; playing, recording, dreaming and scheming in various far-flung corners of the globe. For their fifth album, Boys, the boys decamped to Mexico City where producer Martin Thulin captured this latest …
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Josh Fuller Releases “On The Radio” To Texas Stations

Josh Fuller is pleased to announce the release of his fourth radio single, “On The Radio.”* The first track from the forthcoming album, KEEP ON BEIN’ ME, the up-tempo tune was penned by Fuller and produced by Jason Rooks. Dominated …
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ESTATES Releasing Debut LP ‘It’s Great To Be Alone’ May 26

Milwaukee indie trio Estates is premiering a song titled “Not Now” today on Substream. The track will appear on the band’s upcoming full-length, ‘It’s Great To Be Alone’, out May 26 on Flannel Gurl Records. Vocalist/guitarist Mike Carini tells Substream, …
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Ambrosia Parsley Streams ‘Weeping Cherry’ LP on PopMatters

There are ways to look back without getting stuck in the past, and to use what is behind as fuel to move forward. Ambrosia Parsley knows this balance well. “I’m certainly guilty of magical thinking,” says Parsley. “Sometimes I wonder …
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Country Legend John Anderson Breaks Silence

One of Country music’s finest, John Anderson, will release his new album, Goldmine, on May 26. Released on his own record label, Bayou Boys Music, the 13-track collection of original material features authentic lyrics and Anderson’s signature sound. The award-winning …
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VCS Gets Their Strobe on in Video for Final Peace

There’s an interesting dichotomy to the vocals of VCS. On the one hand they’re undeniably sweet and inviting, whilst on the other they are aggressive and assertive. It’s a dichotomy that works well to establish this young musician as a man …
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Leave The Living Streaming New Track ‘Sink or Swim’ and Debut Album Due Out May 1st

Red Deer, AB groove metal five piece Leave The Living bring forth a blue-collar work ethic when it comes to making the ground shake before them. Gearing up for their 2015 debut album ‘Pacifist’ due out May 1st to follow up their 2012 self …
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Former NBC The Voice Contestant Adley Stump to Appear at Nashville Southern Women’s Show

Rising star, Adley Stump, will appear at the 29th annual Southern Women’s Show on the The Xfinity Main Fashion Stage on Friday, May 1st at 4:00 p.m. for “Girl’s Night Out,” sponsored by Little Black Dress Wines. Adley is a former contestant …
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Thomas Fiss Premieres “Orbit” On Idolator

Recording artist Thomas Fiss is scheduled to release his new single “Orbit” featuring Zoe Sky Jordan on April 28th 2015.  The teaser for “Orbit” is now available now on Fiss’ Instagram account.  Fiss has released several singles over the previous …
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Walk The Moon’s “Shut Up and Dance” Is Certified Platinum

WALK THE MOON’s #1 smash hit “Shut Up and Dance” is certified platinum, currently #2 on iTunes Top Songs Chart and #2 on this week’s Billboard Digital Songs and Digital Tracks Charts. The track has been streamed over 78 million …
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Thee Oh Sees Premiere “Withered Hand” On Pitchfork

Here we have a new batch from Thee Oh Sees for your absorption – nine muscular tunes primed to pummel to. Last year’s Drop was more schizophrenic, ranging from heavy to whimsical and back – Mutilator Defeated At Last has …
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A Breach of Silence Premiere New Music Video for Vultures

Fresh off their latest album “The Darkest Road”, A BREACH OF SILENCE have premiered their uplifting new music video for the band’s latest single Vultures. The video tells the story of a homeless man who returns a lost wallet to …
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Michael Sarver Hits The Road for Radio Tour

Michael Sarver is keeping the road hot this spring! He’s in the middle of a jam-packed schedule visiting radio stations all across the country premiering his brand-new single, “Miss You Something Crazy,” and radio is responding. Sarver has been warmly …
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Kelly Ann Monahan Asks “Can Losing Weight and Getting Healthy Be Fun, Nutritious and Delicious?”

Your audience knows and loves her as the WSM radio personality and health correspondent for World Christian Broadcasting. Now—to show Nashvillians the healthy, natural way to lose weight, gain energy, and achieve vibrant, optimum health—Kelly Ann Monahan has written Sweet …
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George Jones Museum Opens

Some of the biggest stars in country music turned out for a red carpet event Thursday, April 23, to commemorate the grand opening of the George Jones Museum, celebrating the life and work of one of the icons of country …
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Heidi Klum Stars in Music Video Scored to Sia’s Song “Fire Meet Gasoline”

Internationally renowned supermodel Heidi Klum has taken a starring role alongside “Game of Thrones” actor Pedro Pascal in a music video entitled “Fire Meet Gasoline – By Heidi Klum” scored to the song “Fire Meet Gasoline,” by multi-platinum, critically-acclaimed artist, Sia.  Directed by …
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