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Ricky Skaggs & Sharon White – Hearts Like Ours

In the 1980s, Ricky Skaggs and Sharon White were the Traditional Country equivalent of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. Since their music ran in the same circles, it only seemed natural that the two would record together. However, it’s been somewhat of a rare occurrence. Granted, Skaggs performed on many a Whites album and vice versa, but it wasn’t until the 1987 CMA Award-winning “Love Can’t Get Better…
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Lee Ann Womack – The Way I’m Livin’

OK, first things first. It would do me no good in starting off this review by saying that I am going to be very objective in this one. Since her single of “Never Again, Again” crossed my desk at WDKN Radio back in 1997, I have been totally smitten with the artist known as Lee Ann Womack. She’s one of few vocalists that take the Air Conditioning section of the phone book and make it sound like it came straight from Dolly or Tammy. Moments…
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Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives – Saturday Night & Sunday Morning

I was born in February of 1974. So, by virtue of that fact, I never got to witness the synergy of Buck Owens, Don Rich, Doyle Holly, Tom Brumley, and Willie Cantu as the most legendary set of Buckaroos from 1964-1967. That sad fact aside, I will tell you what comes as close it gets to that type of sonic and live perfection – seeing a show from Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives. Just like with The Buckaroos, any of…
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The Ocean Blue Premieres “Can’t Let Go” on PopMatters

The Ocean Blue’s major label releases (Sire/Warner Bros. and Mercury/Polygram) in the late 80’s and 90’s were chart toppers that garnished widespread acclaim and radio & MTV airplay. In 2013, the band returned after a 10 year break with Ultramarine …
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Larry’s Country Diner Serves Up Faith, Family & Fun at America’s Favorite Country Music Eatery!

“Larry’s Country Diner,” the down-home variety program produced by Gabriel Communications that draws over 1.5 million loyal viewers each month on RFD-TV and FamilyNet, continues to serve up hearty laughs and great music that will leave you thirsty for more! For more information on “Larry’s …
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‘Redeemed’ With Karen Peck Released On DVD

New movie ‘Redeemed’ will be released on DVD on September 9th. The film ‘Redeemed’ stars Ted McGinley. Karen Peck has a feature performance playing the part of Rose, the best friend of Beth, and is her rock when things are not going well …
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Austin Webb Announces StageIt Show to Benefit Autism Speaks September 10

Streamsound Records’ country star Austin Webb is hosting an intimate concert via StageIt to benefit Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization.  Webb will raise awareness for a cause close to his heart, while sharing new music with fans on Wednesday, September 10 …
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Otis Clay and Johnny Rawls Team Up as “Soul Brothers” for New CD Coming from Catfood Records On October 21

Catfood Records announces an October
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Alabama Singer Lisa Mills Says I’m Changing on New CD Coming Oct. 21

Blues, roots and gospel singer Lisa Mills announces an October 21 release date for her new CD, I’m Changing, on her Mills Bluz Records label, distributed nationally by Burnside Distribution. I’m Changing was recorded primarily at Back Door studios in …
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Buddy Lee Attractions Adds Multi-Talented Brooke Hogan To Roster

Buddy Lee Attractions (BLA), Donna Lee (Owner/CEO) is pleased to announce another new addition to its award-winning roster; the versatile television and music entertainer, Brooke Hogan has signed on to join Gwen Sebastian, Jason Michael Carrol, The Lacs, Bucky Covington and, most …
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ole Digital Inks Major Online Music Publishing Deal with Moraine Music Group

ole Digital, the online rights management service from ole that ensures rightsholders receive every penny they have earned from plays on digital platforms such as YouTube, has signed a new deal with Moraine Music Group, which owns the rights to compositions by …
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Small Reactions Premiere “Saint In Robes” Track On Wondering Sound

Small Reactions’ debut full-length album, Similar Phantoms, is a record of dark recesses viewed through a pop lens.  It’s not common—rare, even—that such stream-of-consciousness, death-affected narratives become fodder for pop music, but that juxtaposition defines this record. This is a pop album, …
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Madeleine Peyroux compilation coming from Rounder Records on October 14

 Rounder Records is pleased to announce the October 14, 2014  release of Keep Me in Your Heart for a While: The Best of Madeleine Peyroux, the debut anthology of the critically acclaimed, singer-songwriter’s nearly 20-year career. The album includes favorites not only from Peyroux’s releases …
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THE SMITH STREET BAND Launch Digital Pre-Order For New Album, Stream New Song “Surrender”

One week after the release of their infectious new single “Surrender,” Australia’s best kept secret The Smith Street Band have launched the U.S. digital pre-order today for their new record, Throw Me In The River, available October 28. In addition, the band will join …
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Listen To New Dustin Lynch Album ‘Where It’s At” Exclusively On iTunes Radio

This past weekend,Rolling Stone Country named Dustin Lynch’s sophomore effort WHERE IT’S AT one of its most-anticipated country album releases of September 2014. Now, the wait is over for fans eager to hear new music from the platinum-selling star. Lynch’s album WHERE IT’S AT is available …
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Prinze George Premiere “Don’t Speak To Me” Single on Stereogum

Prinze George is producer/instrumentalist Kenny Grimm and lyricist/vocalist Naomi Almquist. The band’s namesake comes from Prince George’s County, MD, where Naomi and Kenny both grew up. Their first encounter was in 2002, when Naomi was just an awkward 12 year …
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Kenny Chesney Creates THE BIG REVIVAL ZinePak

Kenny Chesney is always seeking new ways to bring his fans into his music. For The Big Revival, the 4-time Country Music Association and 4-consecutive Academy of Country Music Entertainer of the Year teamed with ZinePak, an entertainment company that specializes …
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JACKASS Star Featured on Devilment’s Debut Album

Witch County England’s finest, DEVILMENT featuring the master of horrors, Dani Filth (CRADLE OF FILTH, TEMPLE OF THE BLACK MOON), have announced that Bam Margera (MTV JACKASS, Viva La Bam, FUCKFACE UNSTOPPABLE) will be featured on the band’s upcoming debut album, The Great And Secret Show, which is scheduled …
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The Bacon Brothers Release 36 Cents September 16

The Bacon Brothers have been busy this summer building momentum for 36 cents. Anchored on the hot track “Wonderful Day,” their first release of original material in over six years is on Tuesday, September 16 on FOROCOSO Records with Megaforce Records as the …
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USA Today Exclusively Debuts Lyric Video For NEw Montgomery Gentry Smash, “Headlights”

Just days after the release of their sizzling new single “Headlights,” available now for fans to download at iTunes and all other digital outlets, Montgomery Gentry has paired up with USA Today to exclusively premiere the brand new lyric video for the song. View …
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