“Dream You Never Had” – Thomas Rhett

[Photo courtesy of John Shearer via Billboard] Thomas Rhett is one of the most prominent country singers in 2019. He was one of the recipients for the 2019 CMT's Artist of the Year award and was a nominee at the CMA Awards for Male Vocalist of the Year and Album of the year with Center Point … Continue reading “Dream You Never Had” – Thomas Rhett

“Lose You To Love Me” – Selena Gomez

[Photo courtesy of the artist via Billboard] Selena Gomez has returned with the heartfelt ballad "Lose You To Love Me" and news of an upcoming third studio album. Within its first week, the song hit Billboard's Hot 100 at No. 15 and went to No. 1 on Digital Song Sales. A mere 24 hours after … Continue reading “Lose You To Love Me” – Selena Gomez

“What If I Never Get Over You” – Lady Antebellum

[Photo courtesy of John Shearer via Country Now] After two years, Lady Antebellum has re-emerged with a lead single, "What If I Never Get Over You" from their new album Ocean, debuting Nov. 15. This album will be the first release since the trio, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood, switched record labels from Capitol … Continue reading “What If I Never Get Over You” – Lady Antebellum

An evening with The Avett Brothers and Lake Street Dive

[Photo courtesy of The Avett Brothers via Daily Beast] After every concert, the Avett Brothers throw their setlist into the crowd, sometimes adding signatures or guitar picks. Every show, songs are added and others are taken away. This ongoing tradition says something about the band; that each night is a unique gift to that particular … Continue reading An evening with The Avett Brothers and Lake Street Dive

“Mother” – Charlie Puth

[Photo courtesy of Press/Atlantic Records via NME] Showcasing a beautiful voice and infectious melodies, Charlie Puth has been at the top of the pop charts since his hit "See You Again" in 2015. From there, his perfect pitch and catchy lyrics awarded him the title "pop prodigy." Now, he is working on a new sound … Continue reading “Mother” – Charlie Puth

“Never Be Sorry” – Old Dominion

[Photo courtesy of the artist via band's Instagram] If you are looking for a better outlook on a past relationship, Old Dominion has one in their new single, "Never Be Sorry." Over the past few years, Old Dominion has left their mark on the country scene, scoring six No. 1 hits, and in 2018, winning … Continue reading “Never Be Sorry” – Old Dominion

“Juice” – Lizzo

[courtesy of the artist via NPR] On June 17, I turned on the MTV Movie and TV Awards with the sole purpose of seeing the kids of Stranger Things present, and little interest in who would win what award. However, a gospel voice and driving beat grabbed my attention as musical guest, Lizzo, stole the … Continue reading “Juice” – Lizzo


Eccentric synth sounds, head-turning melodies, and catchy lyrics describe the three-piece band, AJR. Brothers Adam, Jack, and Ryan Met began playing in 2005 in New York City busking the streets until they could afford to buy instruments and recording equipment. From there, the band began writing, recording, and producing from their living room so that … Continue reading Three-Thirty

Look Through My Window

The ‘60s. A decade where psychedelic drugs and peace became the mantra of the hippie movement, the Vietnam War was at its height, and people began to demand more freedom. The American culture was changing, and along with it, so was the music. In the middle of this change was The Mamas and the Papas. … Continue reading Look Through My Window

Here’s to Another Trip Around the Sun: Kenny Chesney Concert Review

With the anticipation that has escalated for Kenny Chesney’s 17th studio album, “Song for the Saints,” his Trip Around the Sun Tour was sure to be a hit. But, the hype stems from more than just the music. Chesney dedicated this album to the Hurricane Irma refuges and hopes to bring back the light-hearted air … Continue reading Here’s to Another Trip Around the Sun: Kenny Chesney Concert Review