The Canadian Country Music Association has announced the full list of 2017 CCMA Awards nominees… and it’s an impressive list of Canadian country talent! We are lucky and privileged to have covered, met, and seen these artists put on amazing lives shows, record fantastic music, and grow into their careers. But now, because we know … Continue reading Have Your Say: 2017 Canadian Country Music Association Awards Nominees!
Two and half years ago Meghan Patrick told us that she was going to embark on a solo career in country music… and now, on April 29, 2016, Meghan will introduce country music fans to her debut album, Grace & Grit! Grace & Grit is a 13 song record that moves from upbeat and sassy, … Continue reading Grace & Grit: Meghan Patrick Album Review & Contest!
We’ve been on the Meghan Patrick train for a long time… and now we’re ready for a lot of new people to jump on with us! Today Meghan releases her debut solo single, Bow Chicka Wow Wow, to the world, and we are super happy for her. Since we first saw her singing lead with … Continue reading Meghan Patrick Single Release: Bow Chicka Wow Wow
Saturday night at the CNE Bandshell we got to see Tebey perform and get the Toronto crowd into some country music. But he was there on a mission – to warm up the crowd for a man who has won himself 16 Canadian Country Music Awards and turned become a true star in music, Mr. … Continue reading Drinkin’ Buddy – Gord Bamford at the 2014 CNE Bandshell
On Sunday afternoon in Bowmanville, Gord Bamford took to the stage just ahead of young star Hunter Hayes and did exactly what we expected him to do – entertain a great crowd of country music fans. Bamford has had a great last few years, winning 6 Canadian Country Music Association Awards, and is nominated for … Continue reading Is It Friday Yet? Gord Bamford, Neal McCoy and Dan + Shay at Boots & Hearts 2014
Long weekend Sundays are great. There’s no pressure to get everything on your to-do list done. You don’t have to turn life off and go to bed at a respectable hour. And you can drink some beers and listen to some great music. That’s what I’m suggesting today. If you don’t drink beer, that’s ok. … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2014 Victoria Day Mix Tape
There were 2 big announcements made this morning. 1) Team Canada revealed the 25 man roster for the Men’s Ice Hockey Team at the Sochi Olympics. 2) Boots and Hearts announced that 7 new acts have been added to the 2014 line-up: ★ Toby Keith ★ Hunter Hayes ★ Lee Brice ★ Gord Bamford ★ Neal McCoy ★ The Road Hammers … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2014, January 7th Line-Up Announcement!
There’s a new place to wear your hat and boots downtown with the launch of the Rock ‘N’ Horse Saloon at 250 Adelaide St. West. Wednesday night I went to check out the private launch party (Thank you Liz & Strut Entertainment for the invite) and get a look at the newest country getaway in … Continue reading Hey Toronto, It’s Time To Cowboy Up!
Okay yes, 264 days is a little long for a countdown… but I can’t help it. As excited as I am for #MoChaKaTO in 20 days, I am just as excited for the Boots and Hearts Canadian Country Music Festival in 2014. We learned on the Sunday of Boots & Hearts 2013 that Country Music … Continue reading The Boots and Hearts 2014 Countdown: 264 Days
The Boots & Hearts Country Music Festival will return for a 3rd year in 2014 and to try and make it the best yet they are asking for fans and 2013 attendees for their help. This morning a survey was posted that asks questions about experience at the Boots & Hearts this year as well … Continue reading Boots and Hearts Looks For Fan Input for 2014 Festival!