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!
Last week I got the chance to spend some time hanging around the Gibson Guitar Lounge with Shae Dupuy. The reason for the hangout? Shae’s got a brand new EP out, it’s called Brave, it was released on October 28th and it’s outstanding! Brave‘s seven tracks include two previously released singles, Tin Man and Drink … Continue reading Shae Dupuy: Brave Q&A and Review
Music, like all things in life, goes through phases. We embrace the things and people we love and hold onto them for years at a time, sometimes overlooking what and who comes next because of our tunnel vision. But right now we are knee deep in a country music youth movement that is turning over … Continue reading Welcome to the Country Music Youth Movement
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!
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
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