Let The Music Play

Let The Music Play

Support Live Music Today we join the #LetTheMusicPlay campaign to support the live music industry, as it struggles for survival. A letter is being delivered to the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, uniting us all in our plea to allow live...

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Country Music June 2020: Blaze A Trail

Country Music June 2020: Blaze A Trail

Blaze A Trail June was an exciting month in terms of new releases from home-grown talent. Of course, we still lacked any live gigs due to the ongoing lockdown, but that hasn't stopped our favourite artists from sharing brand new music that continues to showcase the...

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Country Music May 2020: Here Comes The Sun

Country Music May 2020: Here Comes The Sun

Sarah Darling | The British Country Music Festival 2019 | Photo Credit Dave NelsonHold Space The month of May has seen some amazing and extremely exciting releases from a string of home-grown talent. Ward Thomas shared two stellar singles in the form of 'Hold Space'...

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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.

Examples of what posts to expect in this category include: A GREAT YEAR FOR BRITISH COUNTRY MUSIC and YOLA v HOOTENANNY

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.

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