With four amazing locations, Country Thunder is back again in 2017 and bigger then ever! With festivals in Florence, AZ, Craven, SK, Twin Lakes, WI and Calgary, AB everyone can have the opportunity to put on their cowboy boots and dance to an amazing lineup all weekend long! Get ready for a weekend full of … Continue reading Country Thunder: Returning to Calgary for 2017!
There were a lot of great musicians on stage at Boots & Hearts over the weekend. But you would be hard pressed to find someone shredding and strutting and singing the way that Canada’s own, Lindsay Ell did on the main stage! Country music fans love to talk about how talented Keith Urban and Brad … Continue reading By The Way: Lindsay Ell at Boots & Hearts 2016!
On Friday night a bonafide country music super star took over the Boots and Hearts main stage and put on a show that we’re very, very happy we saw. Brad Paisley began his headlining set with River Bank before telling the crowd of 30,000+ that it was “great to be back in the land of … Continue reading Crushin’ It: Brad Paisley at Boots & Hearts 2015!
Boots & Hearts starts Thursday afternoon with the Coors Banquet Kick Off Party… and while some of the hardcore fans/campers/partiers are already in the gates – the majority of us will make our way up in time for The Reklaws at 5pm. To get us all ready at the last minute (in case you aren’t … Continue reading 10 Reasons We’re Excited for Boots & Hearts 2015!
Alright country music fans, if you’re going to Boots & Hearts you can start planning out your weekend. The day-to-day lineups have been announced, and now on the Boots & Hearts website we’ve found the daily schedules and stage assignments for each and every act on the weekend bill. Have a look and let us … Continue reading 2015 Boots & Hearts Day-to-Day Schedule and Set Times
Boots & Hearts is coming. We’ve been over that. Single Day VIP passes are available. Daily schedules have been released. Excitement is growing. We all know who the headliners are, and we love them. Just like you, we can’t wait to see Brad Paisley, Eric Church, Florida Georgia Line, Little Big Town, Thomas Rhett, Dallas … Continue reading 5 New Country Acts We’re Excited to See at Boots & Hearts 2015
Here we are… With 2 months + a day until country music fans descend upon Burl’s Creek, the team at Boots & Hearts has gifted us with the day-to-day lineup cards! We knew that this was going to be a stacked festival. The names that kept getting announced have had country fans excited since day … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2015 Day-to-Day Lineup!
Whether he’s hosting the CMAs with Carrie Underwood, recording awesome duets with Keith Urban, or making ridiculously fun music videos, Brad Paisley is consistently entertaining his fans. And we have 0 reasons to believe that things will be any different when he takes the stage at Burl’s Creek Event Grounds. In fact, we’re so sure … Continue reading 5 Reasons We’re Excited to See Brad Paisley at Boots & Hearts 2015
Boots and Hearts 2015 is still a few months away, but we know that the fans are getting excited – because we’re excited. So, here we are with another artist preview to get everyone ready to party at Burl’s Creek Event Park, August 6 – 9. Meet Them Dang Rattlers, a 6 piece country music … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2015 Preview: Them Dang Rattlers [Interview]
It’s been 10 years since my first introduction to Little Big Town with the release of their second album, The Road To Here, and the four Top 20 singles (Boondocks, Bring It On Home, Good As Gone, A Little More You) that were all over country radio while I was living in Ottawa. Since then … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2015 Preview: Little Big Town
Congratulations to our winner of 2 General Admission Passes to Boots & Hearts 2015, Macy Groulx! Hey friends, guess what?! The awesome team at Republic Live has hooked us up with a Pair of General Admission Passes for Boots & Hearts 2015 – and we’re going to give them away to one of you! These … Continue reading Boots & Heart 2015 Ticket Giveaway!
Boots and Hearts is 6 months away, but we’re already excited it. And we know we aren’t the only ones. Since the beginning we’ve been talking about who might be performing and now that we have a list of 31 acts, it’s time to start talking about them. And to help us out with that … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2015 Countdown and Preview #1
Boots & Hearts delivered on their promise of a “big announcement” when they released a new list of 23 acts that will be part of the B&H 2015 lineup this August at Burl’s Creek Event Park outside of Barrie. The new names bring the total lineup to 31 acts that will take the stage August … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2015 Lineup Announcement Round 3 Review
Long before the advent of Bro Country, the genre was one of a Work Hard, Play Hard, Pray Hard mentality. And in the last 20 or so years, through all the changes that country music has seen, that has remained true. I may not be the most observant Christian, but I did grow up in … Continue reading Take Me To Church – Country Music Plays Hard, Prays Hard
It’s been a big week for country music news in this neck of the woods – and it’s also been a big week for my face. My bare cheeks have been subject to the cold winds for the first time in a year and my moustache has been doing its best to sprout for Movember. … Continue reading Movember Journal 2014: Day 8 – Cowboy Up!