Albums | Reviews

The Shires Accidentally on Purpose Review

Accidentally on Purpose is the upcoming album from duo The Shires. The twelve track collection was written and recorded in Nashville, and it’s apparent from the beginning just how much being there has influenced them. The production is bigger, there’s a wider range of instruments used and their sound is in line with what’s being […]

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Kelsea Ballerini – Unapologetically Album Review

After the release of her record breaking debut offering ‘The First Time’, Kelsea Ballerini is back with her sophomore album ‘Unapologetically’ which is due for release on November 3rd through Sony Music. Kelsea wrote each of the album’s twelve tracks and the record takes the listener on a journey throughout the past two years of […]

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Live | Reviews

Lady Antebellum- You Look Good Tour

By Louisa Lady Antebellum brought their ‘You Look Good World Tour’ to Birmingham on Monday evening. It was a night full of high energy and great music from some of the biggest names in Country. Here are my thoughts on the openers and Lady A. Brett Young The first act of the night was Brett […]

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Shania Twain – NOW

By Louisa The Queen of country-pop Shania Twain returned on September 29 with her first studio album in 15 years entitled ‘NOW’. Shania wrote every song on the album. It is her first project produced without her ex-husband Mutt Lange. Shania has called it her most personal album as it details her spilt from Lange […]

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Brandy Clark – Live From Los Angeles

By Louisa BRANDY Clark’s latest release is the full-length live disc ‘Live from Los Angeles’, featuring stripped down renditions of hits “Stripes” and “Big Day in a Small Town”. Recorded during an intimate performance at L.A.’s Hotel Café in 2016. Brandy takes the listener into her live show setting. The album includes songs from across […]

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Reviews | Singles

Gwen Sebastian – Cadillac

A former contestant on The Voice now backing vocalist for Miranda Lambert, Flying Island artist Gwen Sebastian has been on the circuit for some time. She’s earned herself writing credits on three tracks for Miranda’s Weight Of These Wings album alongside featuring on duet ‘My Eyes’ with former Voice mentor Blake Shelton – as well […]

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Miranda Lambert – Live in London

US star Miranda Lambert returned to the UK last week after proving popular at Country to Country in 2016. Lambert played shows in Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and London as part of her Highway Vagabond Tour. She is also due to play two shows in Ireland as part of their Harvest Festival. I caught her on […]

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Wildwood Kin – Turning Tides – Album Review

Wildwood Kin came together four years ago while in their mid to late teens. Formed of guitarist Emillie Key, her bouzouki/keyboard-playing sister Beth and their drumming cousin Meghann Loneyall, it’s a family affair for this folk trio. They present their eleven track debut album titled ‘Turning Tides’ on which they play on each track, swapping […]

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Albums

Sara Evans -Words

By Louisa Country powerhouse Sara Evans is back with her eighth studio album entitled 'Words'. The new project is her first album of new material since 2014's Slow Me Down, which debuted at #2 on Billboard's country albums chart. 'Words' debuted this past Friday (July 21) to rave reviews. It's another strong set from Evans […]

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