The Best Of Glen Campbell

Today we say goodbye to the unforgettable talent that is Glen Campbell. He helped shape the industry and inspired many. We have been listening to his music all morning here at LYRIC HQ and thought that we’d share a couple of our favourites.   Rhinestone Cowboy   I’m Not Gonna Miss You Country Boy   […]

Tearin’ It Up – Your Weekly Country Round Up: July 22nd

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It may be the summer holidays with people jetting off left, right and centre but the Country music world doesn’t stop, here’s this week’s news from Nashville.   It turned out to be all about the song Monday afternoon (July 17) when a throng of music bizzers gathered at FGL House in downtown Nashville to […]

Tearin’ It Up – Your Weekly Country Round Up: July 14th

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Lots of excitement in the UK this week about the additions to the Country Music Week happening in London during early October. Check out the full line up here: http://www.countrymusicweek.com   This time last year, Nashville‘s Charles Esten committed to one of his biggest music projects of his career with the launch of his #EverySingleFriday initiative. Since then, […]

Tearin’ It Up: Your Weekly Country Round Up

So, it looks like Buckle and Boots was a tremendous success last weekend. It’s great that there are now two Country music festivals, three if you include FSA, in England that provide quality music for the Country crowd, long may it continue!   Tyler Farr has become an agony aunt!! That’s right, the ‘I Should […]

Tearin’ It Up: Your Weekly Country Round Up

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In the news this week: Kip Moore announced on June 21 that he will release his third studio album, Slowheart, on Sept 8. The 13-track offering features 11 songs that Kip co-wrote, including his current single, “More Girls Like You,” which is No. 21 on Billboard’s Country Airplay chart after 18 weeks. “This is the record I’ve […]

Tearin’ It Up: Your Weekly Country Round-Up: June 16th

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Another week flashes by. How’s everyone enjoying the Lady Antebellum album? We think it’s the best thing they’ve recorded, depth and quality from start to finish. Today’s big release is the new album from the Eli Young Band, ‘Finger Prints’. An under-rated band surely worthy of wider attention? Don’t forget Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit release their new […]

Your Weekly Country Round Up: June 9th

It’s that the of year folks when CMA Fest takes over Nashville and we all wish we were out there soaking it in. Facebook & Twitter are full of lucky Brits out there in Tennessee having the time of their lives whilst the rest of us try not to feel too jealous!!   This year’s CMT […]

SummerTyne Festival 2017: Featuring The Shires, Sarah Darling, Sam Outlaw And More!

Y’all don’t wanna miss this! The SummerTyne Festival is back for it’s 12th year with a strong line up of artists from Americana to Country, Roots and more. Did someone say The Shires? How about some Sam Outlaw on a Saturday? Yes, please! The festival takes place at the prestigious Sage Gateshead from Friday July 21 to Sunday July […]

Tearin’ It Up: Your Weekly Nashville Round Up

After a run of three ‘big album’ release weeks it seems a bit quiet on that front this week – Check out our Playlist on Monday to discover some great new music if you are in need of a fix. The Chainsmokers and Florida Georgia Line will deliver their first TV performance together at the 2017 […]

Tearin’ It Up: Your Weekly Country Round Up

Another week flashes by, another big album release today with Rascal Flatts’ new one looking like the best thing they’ve produced in years too. Only one topic of news on everyone in the Uk’s lips this week – Kip Moore announced a set of UK dates for October and confirmed the worst kept Country secret of […]