Posts Tagged ‘Country’

Country Singers Score Pop Hits

Country music has always been the quintessentially American genre of music. While pop and rap depict aspirational lifestyles that listeners can only imagine living themselves, country music is about real people and real ways of life. It is only natural that country singers would begin to cross over into the popular realm as the voices…

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How Did Country Music Started?

The hillbilly music of the south is a genre of music that is beginning to grow at an immense rate throughout the United States. Originating in Bristol Tennessee, country music is a type of music that integrates the blues, jazz and originally some “hillbilly folk” with a bit of swing, and just recently some pop…

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Country Music: The Sound of Music

Country music (also known as country and western music or just country western), is a blend of popular Southern US musical. With its roots deeply set in folk music, Celtic tunes, blues, and gospel music it evolved rapidly in the 1920s. The term Country Music began to be commonly used in the 1940s and was…

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Chris Cagle Tickets – Lined up for Country Jam

Over the years, contemporary country music icon Chris Cagle has all but proven true the title of his newest album My Life’s Been a Country Song, and this Houston-raised cowboy has been causing a ruckus in Nashville ever since the beginning of his incredible career. Now taking his act out of Nashville and infiltrating the…

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Today’s Top Choice for A Variety of Country Music

While it used to be country music was left in the background as rock and other forms of music took center stage, that’s just not the case any more. Country is keeping in step with every major trend that hits the industry. This is perhaps best evidenced by the abundance of country music downloads available…

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Brad Paisley Tickets – Playing an American Country Dream

Though he wasn’t present for the 44th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, Brad Paisley was one of the big winners of the evening as he picked up this year’s Male Vocalist of the Year award, shared the Vocal Event of the Year with Aussie Keith Urban for their duet “Start a Band” and Best…

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Laura Roppe- Country Music Star is Unleashed!

Apparently being the runner up in Kenny Chesney’s “Next Big Star Competition” in May of 2008 is just the springboard that Country Music’s next star needed, as Laura Roppe’s debut CD can attest to. The CD “Girl Like This” will soon take the country music scene by storm, as this engaging singer/songwriter is more than…

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Brad Paisley Tickets – Country Meets Rock with Paisley and Frampton

There isn’t much that contemporary country singer/songwriter Brad Paisley hasn’t conquered, but last week the Nashville superstar crossed a rare item off his bucket list when he got the chance to collaborate with none other than ’70s arena rocker Peter Frampton. Playing as part of the Country Radio Seminar in Nashville, Paisley and Frampton wowed…

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