Kix Brooks, ‘Bring It on Home’ – Song Review
Kix Brooks‘ solo material has a Bad Blake quality to it. He hasn’t lived quite the same wayward life as the ‘Crazy Heart’ (2009) character (played by Jeff Bridges), but songs like his second single, ‘Bring It on Home,’ share similar pacing and sincerity.
Justin Moore vs. Maggie Rose – The Showdown
Friday’s win for Justin Moore‘s ”Til My Last Day’ was the biggest in Taste of Country Showdown history. It was an absolute landslide for the Arkansas-born country singer, meaning his new song from ‘Outlaws Like Me’ will return again today and tonight on Taste of C…
Wynonna Judd’s Husband Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash
The husband of country legend Wynonna Judd was involved in a serious motorcycle accident on Saturday night, shortly before the singer was set to begin performing in Deadwood, S.D. Michael “Cactus” Moser is also Judd’s drummer. The two were riding separate motorcycles when he crosse…
The FARM, ‘Be Grateful’ – Song Review
They don’t come more wholesome than ‘Be Grateful,’ the new single from the FARM. The trio once again showcases tight harmonies while trading lead vocals on a song that seems ready-made for a United Way commercial.
Settlement Between Indiana State Fair, Stage Collapse Victims and Stage Owner Rejected
Fifty one of the 62 families with legal claims after last August’s Indiana State Fair tragedy had agreed to a settlement that would have protected the state from further legal action. The stage owner decided that wasn’t enough. Mid American Sound announced that minimum participation requ…
10 Sexiest Female Country Stars of 2012
Who is the sexiest woman in country music? You’ll have to decide that for yourself after checking out 10 frontrunners for the 2012 title. Note that these women aren’t listed in any particular order, as all are capable of leaving a man with Looney Tunes eyes bulging out of his head.
Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus Would Love to Be the Next ‘American Idol’ Judge
Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood… add one more country name to the list of potential ‘American Idol’ judges. Rascal Flatts bassist Jay DeMarcus believes he’d be a good fit to fill Steven Tyler‘s empty chair when the show begins next year.
Tyler Farr, ‘Hello Goodbye’ – Song Review
Tyler Farr offers a perspective on the breakup song that country fans haven’t heard in awhile. He’s the one walking away from the girl in ‘Hello Goodbye,’ as opposed to being the broken man trying to solve the puzzle of love gone wrong.
Justin Moore vs. Heidi Newfield – The Showdown
Justin Moore made quick work of JB and the Moonshine Band on Thursday night. Fan support allowed his new song ”Til My Last Day’ to topple the Texas quartet with a big push coming during the Taste of Country Nights radio show. Moore’s followers are united in saying the thought-provo…
New Country Music Releases – September 2012
It’s a busy month for new country music releases in September 2012, with no less than 10 albums from major country music stars hitting the shelves. While few are using the day after Labor Day to release new music, Sept. 11 is literally packed with new music. Little Big Town, Kix Brooks and Aar…
Did Taylor Swift Date…?
Taylor Swift has been linked to over a dozen famous men in the last few years. Some she’s written songs about, while others are expected to show up in sing-along form on future projects. However, many of Swift’s rumored boyfriends are just that… rumors. It’s time, once and f…
60 Seconds With Martina McBride
Martina McBride is without a doubt one of the busiest women in country music. In addition to her successful touring and road career, the singer may be Nashville’s most well-known mother. This summer, she took the whole family to Los Angeles for six weeks so daughter Emma could pursue an acting…
Now Trending on Taste of Country Nights: Taylor Swift’s ‘Boyfriend’
This guy gives the worst excuse ever after being accused of driving under the influence. The Taste of Country Nights team thinks this story is a “Croc” (ba-dum-dum).
Eli Young Band vs. Taylor Swift – The Showdown
Last night, the Eli Young Band and newcomer Chelsea Bain traded blows until the final minutes of the Showdown on Taste of Country Nights radio. Each artist rallied their fans to support their new song, but in the end, the new ballad from the Texas foursome notched just a few more votes than Bain&rsq…