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Nashville’s Briston Maroney Drops Two-Side Single
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Nashville’s Briston Maroney Drops Two-Side Single

Nashville's Briston Maroney has served up a double helping of music that is new to fans but that he wrote nearly five years ago. It certainly appears as if both "Oregon" and "Harvard" have aged like a fine wine and are worth checking out on your preferred streaming platform. Photo Credit: Drew Bauml Now performing in front of large crowds at places like Bonnaroo and the Firefly Music Festival, Maroney has paid his dues. Earlier in his career, he made a name for himself in the Nashville music scene performing DIY house parties. This gave him the opportunity to build connections directly with his fans at these intimate shows. "Oregon" and "Harvard" were produced by Caleb Wright and Jake Luppen of Hippo Campus. Thoughts On "Oregon" This is honestly an old song that I never th...
Singer/Songwriter Ian Flanigan Releases ‘Strong’ Debut LP
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Singer/Songwriter Ian Flanigan Releases ‘Strong’ Debut LP

Nashville-based singer/songwriter Ian Flanigan has released his highly anticipated debut full-length album. The 11-track Strong is available now on Reviver Music. IanFlaniganMusic.com While many were first introduced to Ian Flanigan's music on NBC's The Voice, he had been touring full time up until that point for more than a decade. His third-place finish on the show led to mentorship and collaboration with country mega-star Blake Shelton on the single "Grow Up". Flanigan assembled an A-list production team to work on Strong. He worked with Todd Lombardo and Craig Alvin (Kacey Musgraves, Will Hoge), Obie O'Brien, Phil Nicolo (Bon Jovi, Sting, Billy Joel), and Ryan Rossebo. A collaboration between Flanigan, Rossebo, and Barrett Baber led to the standout lead single. The uptempo...
Judah & the Lion Release Emotional New Single “Take A Walk”
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Judah & the Lion Release Emotional New Single “Take A Walk”

Judah & the Lion have returned with their first new music of 2022. It was announced last fall that the band would be heading back into the studio to work on a follow-up to the critically acclaimed Pep Talks released in 2019. Last fall they celebrated 10 years as a band with the release of "Find Another Reason Why". Now the multi-platinum Nashville-based group returns with "Take a Walk". The accompanying music video was filmed in the Music City by longtime collaborator Matt Delisi who has helmed all of their previous videos. Longtime touring bassist Dylan Oglesby built out the set and designed custom clothes for the shoot. www.judahandthelion.com Judah & the Lion have hit a home run with "Take a Walk". It's the kind of song you might not latch on to after the first liste...
Ian Flanigan Releases Highly Anticipated Music Video For “Grow Up”
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Ian Flanigan Releases Highly Anticipated Music Video For “Grow Up”

Singer/songwriter Ian Flanigan teamed up with country music mega-star Blake Shelton on his debut single "Grow Up". The wait is over for the release of the music video for the song. Starring actor Eric Roberts alongside Flanigan and a strong cast of characters, the new video is out now. IanFlaniganMusic.com Flanigan has been touring the country for the better part of the past decade. He's developed a dedicated fanbase that has been with him every step of the way. It was a performance in Nashville as the pandemic was setting in that opened the door to a new chapter. He'd go on to join Team Blake on NBC's The Voice. He earned a third-place finish on the popular singing competition television show. Shelton took him under his wing and is featured on vocals on "Grow Up". Fast forward...
Interview: Jackie Bristow Releases Vibrant New Single “Livin’ For Love”
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Interview: Jackie Bristow Releases Vibrant New Single “Livin’ For Love”

Nashville-based, New Zealand-born, Jackie Bristow is set to take the country music world by storm. Her new single "Livin' For Love" is out now and sets the table nicely for the release of her new album. Outsider is Bristow's fifth studio album and is due out in March. We recently had a chance to catch up with the talented singer/songwriter. Be sure to check out the interview (and music video) below. We'll get into some of the challenges of filming a music video while on lockdown. Plus we have more info on which popular HBO show you may have recently heard one of her older songs. When COVID arrived in March of 2020, while visiting family in New Zealand, Bristow was unable to return to the United States. Thankfully due to advances in technology, she was able to collaborate with prod...
Ian Flanigan Drops New Single ‘Grow Up’ Featuring Blake Shelton
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Ian Flanigan Drops New Single ‘Grow Up’ Featuring Blake Shelton

The wait for the highly anticipated new single from singer/songwriter Ian Flanigan is over. Featuring country superstar Blake Shelton, 'Grow Up' was recorded recently in Nashville, TN. Tune in to Monday night's edition of The Voice on NBC for an exclusive performance with Shelton. The appearance is a return to the national stage for Flanigan after a third-place finish on the popular singing competition show last season. Expect more concert dates to be announced soon. In the meantime, you can watch his homecoming live stream from Pawling, NY on Thursday, August 5. Daryls House is owned by Hall & Oates Daryl Hall. For updates on Ian's life on the road follow along on Twitter & Instagram. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m11TVYK0usM