Interview: Shane Richie – The Gambler

The most unexpected release of 2017? A Shane Richie country album… Country Music meets the all-round entertainer to find out how he’s apparently the bridge between Nik Kershaw and Willie Nelson. t’s hard being Shane Richie. We know this because he’s telling us. At Warner Music’s offices in London, the actor/singer/all-round entertainer More...

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By Country Music On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018
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Interview: Courtney Marie Andrews – Somewhere Down The Road

With Ryan Adams calling her “a phenomenal songwriter”, Courtney Marie Andrews has quietly become one of the most talked-about talents of 2017. We meet the ex-punk who’s risen to acclaimed country troubadour. Words More...

By Country Music On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017
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Interview: Chris Hillman – High Flying Byrd

On his first album in 10 years, ex-Byrds man Chris Hillman marries old Byrds classics with new songs built around his love of bluegrass and classic country harmonies. As he tells Country Music, “This album’s More...

By Country Music On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
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Interview: The White Buffalo – Ahead Of The Herd

Jake Smith – better known as The White Buffalo – was raised on country, but his own unique music also blends in punk, folk and rock. Country Music meets the acclaimed singer-songwriter to talk brooding balladry More...

By Country Music On Wednesday, November 1st, 2017
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Interview: Lukas Nelson – In The Blood

Country Music finds 28-year-old Lukas Nelson in philosophical mood as he ponders life, love and the wider fame that is surely coming his way. He may be young in country terms, but Lukas Nelson has already cultivated More...

By Country Music On Monday, October 16th, 2017
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Interview: Cam – The Golden State Girl

With her sunny disposition and effervescent vocal, Camaron Marvel Ochs is country music’s very own “Little Miss Sunshine”. Country Music caught up with the bubbly blonde to get the lowdown one of the scene’s More...

By Country Music On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Interview: Lady Antebellum – Luck Be A Lady

After numerous US Country No.1s, Lady Antebellum disappeared in 2014… to the point where some fans thought they’d actually split up. But now they’re back with chart-topping album Heart Break and an updated More...

By Country Music On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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Interview: Chris Shiflett – West Coast Town

From underground punk to authentic country outlaw via the biggest band on the planet, Chris Shiflett gets back to his roots. Words by Paul Sexton Having rocked some of the biggest stages on the planet, including More...

By Country Music On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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Interview: Jason Isbell – The Nashville Sound

Former Drive-By Trucker and Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Jason Isbell hooks up with The 400 Unit to bring us a fresh take on The Nashville Sound. Words by Paul Sexton In the spring, Jason Isbell marked More...

By Country Music On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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Honky Tonk Heroes: Jeffrey Foucault

Singer-songwriter and record producer Jeffrey Foucault talks to Paddy Wells about what shaped his deliciously dark and distinctive sound. Since his debut in 2001, Miles From The Lightning, Jeffrey Foucault has More...