In the middle of the Saturday afternoon sun, Nice Horse took to the Boots & Hearts Front Porch Stage to introduce themselves to some new fans, and play some music that we’re all going to hear a lot more of soon. Kaley Debra, Krista Lee, Brandi Caroline, and Katie Marie are energetic, effervescent, and exactly … Continue reading Pony Up: Nice Horse at Boots & Hearts 2017
We’ve said it before, playing the opening slot of the day on the main stage at a festival isn’t easy. You’ve got to set the tone, get people engaged, pull them into the crowd… and Leaving Thomas did all of that on Friday at Boots & Hearts 2017. Annika and Bryton hopped up on the … Continue reading Blame It On The Neon: Leaving Thomas at Boots & Hearts 2017
2016 Boots & Hearts, Emerging Artist Showcase winner, Vanessa Marie Carter hit the main stage on Thursday as part of the Coors Banquet Kick Off Party – and reminded thousands of country music fans why she took home that title, and what she brings to a party. VMC rolled through a 10 song set on … Continue reading Bless My Heart: Vanessa Marie Carter at Boots & Hearts 2017
Miriam-Webster defines evolution as (3): the process of working out or developing People evolve. We grow and change and learn new things. We move from one job to the next, we choose new styles of clothes and hair, and we make new friends with new interests along with way. So why then are people so … Continue reading Creative Evolution: The Band Perry Makes The Move To Pop
We caught up with Canadian country music singer, songwriter, and sweetheart Kira Isabella during Canadian Country Music Week in London, ON and got her to answer 5 quick questions that we’ve never asked her before. Big thanks to the 2012 Rising Star and 2013 Female Artist of the Year award winner for being awesome and … Continue reading 5 Quick Questions with Kira Isabella!
A few weeks back I saw a young, talented artist named Vanessa Marie Carter when she was one of the opening acts for Canadian country giant, George Canyon. Vanessa played a few songs and sounded good, but I wanted to see for myself what she could do with more than just a few songs. And … Continue reading It Don’t Work Like That: Vanessa Marie Carter Live at The Ranch!
As September began and fall approached, Wes Mack was able to see 2 years of work and waiting come to an end as his first full length album, Edge Of The Storm, was released to the world! As Wes made his way across the country, heading to the Canadian Country Music Association Awards in Halifax, … Continue reading Edge Of The Storm: Wes Mack Album Release Party
There’s no argument about the talent that showed up at Boots & Hearts 2015… and while we have put a lot of focus on the ladies leading up to, during, and following the festival, the men didn’t disappoint. Between 2 stages and 2 days, Dylan Scott, Wes Mack, and Emerson Drive played their sets for … Continue reading Boys of Summer: Emerson Drive, Wes Mack, and Dylan Scott at Boots & Hearts 2015!
It’s been a HUGE 12 months since Jess Moskaluke took the stage at Boots & Hearts 2014. In the year that has passed she’s seen Cheap Wine and Cigarettes go gold (the 1st Canadian female since Shania), won the Canadian Country Music Association award for Top Female Vocalist, crossed the country on tour with Chad … Continue reading Night We Won’t Forget: Jess Moskaluke at Boots & Hearts 2015!
Fresh off of 14 nights opening for Shania Twain on Rock This Country Tour from Vancouver to Montreal, Wes Mack is getting ready to turn himself into a household name in Canada. Born in Calgary and now calling Vancouver home, Mack has been working hard to build his brand and earn fans. And he’s been … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2015 Artist Preview: Wes Mack
On a Thursday night that called for rain, the Toronto skies stayed clear and thousands of country music fans crowded the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre to see Sam Hunt, Hunter Hayes, and Lady Antebellum take the stage. The Wheels Up Tour has been on the road since the last day of February in Olso, Norway, in … Continue reading Lady Antebellum and the Wheels Up Tour Land in Toronto
Country music is in the midst of a 90s comeback thanks to Hot Country Knights. The mulleted, dad jeans sporting, neon clothed band have taken Nashville by storm with their infectious energy, hot moves on stage and killer covers of new country classics. If you haven’t seen them in action yet, take a look at … Continue reading 90s Country Playlist featuring Hot Country Knights!
Kate Todd has been singing and performing since her early teens, and the hard work is paying off. The 27 year old is recording her sophomore album, and getting ready to take this stage this May as part of Canadian Music Week in Toronto. My introduction to Kate came on TV, which we’ll get into … Continue reading Canadian Music Week Preview: Kate Todd [Interview]
Boots & Hearts does a fantastic job of bringing new talent to the stage and putting them in front of country music fans. And this year has been no different with 8 talented acts taking part in the SiriusXM Emerging Artist Showcase, hoping to win big and come back next year to perform a full … Continue reading Never Drinkin’ Again: Trinity Bradshaw at Boots & Hearts 2014
Boots & Hearts has become one of the biggest country music festivals in Canada. And this year Saskatchewan’s own Jess Moskaluke will be taking the stage to show country fans just what talent is coming out of the prairies these days. I will fully admit that until Boots & Hearts made their latest line up announcement, … Continue reading Boots & Hearts 2014 Preview – Jess Moskaluke: Exclusive Interview