Our Country Music May 2022 round-up, Festival season gets underway, Glastonbury announces UK country acts and some exciting new releases
Getting to know Jess Moskaluke, she is the only international country star on the lineup at this year’s British Country Music Festival.
Getting to know the Rising an interview with Chantelle and Chris. They discuss UK country music and the latest song “When You Were Mine”
Spanning many genres but at the heart of it all is great storytelling.
Round-up of the British Country Music scene, including releases from Gary Quinn, Emilia Quinn and Stevie O’Connor.
Emilia Quinn, One of You Emilia Quinn is a firecracker within the UK country scene. Her powerful voice and feisty lyrics have captured the attention of fans across the UK, and her stage presence is something to be marvelled at. She has captivated us when we’ve seen...
Strength to Strength Elles Bailey wowed crowds at last year’s British Country Music Festival in Blackpool, her stage presence was second to none as she held the crowd in the palm of her hand during the emotive songs whilst she strutted across the stage and brought the...
Towards the end of last month, sad news began to filter through that just weeks before his 40th Birthday, Simon Clewlow had passed away following a short illness. Last week the country music community in the U.K. came together to pay tribute to the singer-songwriter...
Mad March For UK Country fans, March really is our month, in so many ways it’s the start of the country music calendar, kicking off the festival season with Country 2 Country. But it’s not just the British artists at C2C that we have to celebrate this month, there...
The British Country Music Fesitval, one of the UK’s most popular, indoor music discovery festivals, has revealed the day splits for its 2021 event, that will take place from 3rd to 5th September 2021 at The Winter Gardens, Blackpool. Alongside this announcement and...
This is the main blog category for the website. You will find news, reviews, blogs and articles For British Country Music. We will also feature The British Americana music scene.
We shall particularly feature on music artists and song writers born or living in th UK.
There is no doubt that America and Nashville are the epicentres for Country Music. However country music in the UK has had a niche following for many years there is now quickly growing ground swell of love.
The British Country Music Festival embraces that community. So you may be a super fan or just getting to notice the fantastic songwriting and musicians we have in the UK.
There are a handful of breakthrough artists. Including The Shires, Ward Thomas, Wandering Hearts, The Staves, Catherine McGrath and WildwoodKin. But there is new artists and song writers making waves about to breakthrough. With a whole eco system supporting them. With exciting new festivals, gigs, venues record companies and fans supporting them.
Our genre is so close to becoming main stream national radio stations are playing more and more country music. Subsequently main stream artists are starting to make Country and Americana sounding tracks.
For social media we will be using the hashtag britishcountrymusic. To promote this category.
The category and festival are all about supporting new talent and acts. The category will feature news and releases from new bands and singers. For example Raintown, Dexeter, Laura Oakes, Sasha McVeigh and Holloway Road.