Tearin’ It Up – Your Weekly Country Round Up: October 20th

Did you all get the tickets you wanted for next year’s C2C Festival? We’ll be there representing as usual when March rolls around and we’ll bring you all the news and gossip from the various stages across the three days. Two big albums out today – both Darius Rucker and Chris Young release new albums today. […]

LYRICinterviews: Midland On Chart Success, Debut Albums & Authenticity

When your debut single goes to number 1 in the billboard charts life can get pretty hectic, but this is an overnight success that has been four years in the making for Midland. With debut album ‘On the Rocks’ making waves on both sides of the Atlantic, we were lucky enough to catch up with lead singer, Mark Wystrach, to celebrate their success and to explore recent claims that the band are lacking in authenticity and just paying at being troubadours.

Your Hottest Country Playlist: C2C Special – October 16th


Well, the C2C announcement put the proverbial cat among the pigeons a little this year didn’t it? There are a lot of newer, younger artists on the bill and one older, legendary act whom may not be on everyone’s radar for the festival yet. So, our playlist this week contains 10 songs from artists that have been […]

Tearin It Up – Your Weekly Country Round Up : October 13th

It’s Friday 13th, y’all!!! Hope you make it through the day without too many calamities!! Lots to talk about this week in our little Country bubble!   The big news on this side of the Atlantic was the announcement of the majority of the line up for next year’s C2C Festival at the O2 in London. […]

LYRICinterviews: Brett Young On A Successful 2017, The UK And Touring With Lady Antebellum

Ever since his album was released at the beginning of the year (and is being re-launched in the UK this October), Brett Young has been on a rocket ride of success and critical acclaim. Having spent over a decade in L.A. paying his dues this could be one of the longest overnight sensations ever!! We […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: October 9th


How’s that C2C announcement working out for you? We have collated this playlist before the announcement of the full line up so we hope that you have found enough on the bill to please and delight? Tim & Faith is a huge pick – but all thoughts are now on the Saturday headliner after LBT […]

Tearin’ It Up – Your Weekly Country Round Up: October 6th

Anyone need a coffee and a damn good nap? Between tours from Little Big Town, Kip Moore, Drake White and the Lady Antebellum guys we’re running on empty this week – add in the acts playing at Country Music Week and you’ve got the busiest week in UK Country history happening right now!! And of course, the […]

LYRICinterviews: C2C Festival Director Milly Olykan On What It Takes To Create A Successful Country 2 Country

With the line-up announcement for the sixth Country 2 Country Festival being announced this Friday we caught up with Milly Olykan, the festival’s director, to talk all things Country!   Did you imagine that the C2C Festival would ever become as big as it currently is when you started it back in 2013? I’d like to […]

Your Hottest Country Playlist: October 2nd


Well, now that the news that Tim & Faith are one of the three C2C headliners next year we can get on with Country Music Week and look forward to Bob Harris revealing the full line up this Friday. Our playlist this week is jam-packed full of new music and exciting artists. First up are […]

Tearin’ It Up – Your Weekly Country Round Up

Here we go, folks. The arrival of Little Big Town on our shores this week marks the start of the most frantic period of Country music activity the British Isles has ever seen. Country Music Week, C2C announcements, tours and album releases, stretching all the way to Chase Rice in December!   Montgomery Gentry weren’t sure which song […]