5 Up’s and Down’s from the British Country Music Festival

The weekend is over and here we are sitting back home. The first-ever British Country Music Festival has been and gone. So with that, it’s time to review what went well about the festival and what didn’t. So here we have it. 5 Up’s and 5 Down’s from the first-ever British Country Music Festival. Hopefully…

The British Country Music Festival – Day 3

So the final day is upon us. After two full days of amazing country music along the Blackpool coast, the time has come to pack it in. But not before we give one last hurrah and with the last stand of Country Music before we head back home. Sunday was the earliest start so it…

The British Country Music Festival – Day 2

Well, unfortunately, I’m not able to cover everyone today. If we did that we would have a blog the length of a novel. So the first person I would like to talk about to Mike Ross who we caught in Gillows bar. His music reminded me of a Chris Stapleton. With powerful vocals complementing a…

The British Country Music Festival – Day 1

It seems like forever since I decided to come to the first-ever British Country Music Festival. As a big Catharine McGrath fan, and also a fan of Ward Thomas and Sarah Darling this festival seems right up my ally. So after much anticipation, I dragged my friend Nick off to Blackpool for a weekend of…

LANCO – Manchester Academy 3 review

Country music gigs appear to be like buses. We spend over a month waiting for a show and suddenly 3 appear in the space of 7 days. With Lanco, Chris Young and Cassadee Pope all touring in early May and then Marren Morris heading over at the end of the month. The show started off…

Old Dominion – Make It Sweet UK Tour

I would say this is breaking news but is it really breaking if it was announced this morning? Either Way, I awoke this afternoon to discover Old Dominion are coming back to our shores. Fresh of their winning group of the year for the second time at last night’s ACM awards. The group, currently on…

Brooks & Dunn Reboot Review

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you took one of the greatest duos in country music, put together a collection of their biggest hits, then added in a number of guest stars to perform with them? Well if you have then lucky for you Brooks and Dunn have the answer. The duo has…