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Neue Stimmen, Gesichter & Gruppierungen

by Lisa Konicki | April 24, 2017

Kaylee Rutland


Age: 21

Hometown: Flower Mound, Texas

Lives: Nashville

Single: “Pick Me Up

Twitter: @KayleeRutland Website: Influences: Sara Evans, Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire

by Lisa Konicki  |  March 21, 2017

Michael Tyler


Age: 23

Hometown: Thayer, Missouri Lives: Nashville

Single: “They Can’t See” Album: 317

Twitter: @MichaelTyler93 Website: Influences: Backstreet Boys, *NSYNC, Jason Aldean, Tesla, Cinderella, Poison

by Jim Casey  |  March 13, 2017

Morgan Wallen


Born: Sneedville, Tenn.

Lives: Nashville

Age: 23

Single: “The Way I Talk”

EP: The Way I Talk

Twitter: @MorganCWallen




by Jim Casey | October 5, 2016

Troy Cartwright


Born: Dallas

Lives: Nashville

Age: 26

EP: Don’t Fade (Oct. 7)

Single: “Busted”

Website: Twitter: @troycartwright Influences: Pete Yorn, Ryan Adams, Bob Schneider

by Lisa Konicki | April 12, 2017

Bailey Bryan


Age: 19

Hometown: Sequim, Wash. Lives: Nashville

Single: “Own It”

EP: …So Far

Twitter: @baileymyown Website: Influences: Dixie Chicks, Taylor Swift, Macklemore, Chance The Rapper, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pearl Jam, Nirvana 

by Lisa Konicki | December 12, 2016

Fiona Culley


From: Staffordshire, England Lives: Nashville

Age: 25

Singles: “Anywhere With You,” “Act Like A Lady”

Twitter: @FionaCulley

Website: Influences: Rod Stewart, Phil Collins, AC/DC, Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Alison Krauss, Dixie Chicks

by Lisa Konicki |  March 8, 2017

Camille Rae


Hometown: Mount Vernon, Ky. Lives: Nashville

Single: “I Need Me”

Album: Come Find Me

Twitter: @Camilleraemusic Website: Influences: Trisha Yearwood, Faith Hill, Martina McBride


by Lisa Konicki | September 29, 2016



Duo Members: Trey Smith, Jennifer Fiedler

Home State: Texas

Single: “Hey Whiskey”

EP: Smithfield

Website: Twitter: @Smithfieldmusic Influences: Trey - Goo Goo Dolls Johnny Rzeznik, Garth Brooks; Jennifer - LeAnn Rimes, Faith Hill, Patsy Cline

by Lisa Konicki | September 14, 2016

Jared Deck


Hometown: Thomas, Oklahoma

Lives: Weatherford, Okla. Single: “17 Miles”

Album: Jared Deck

Website: Influences: Alejandro Escovedo, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, The Beatles

by Jim Casey | September 8, 2016

Jarred Pierce


Born: Frog Pond, Ala. Lives: Nashville

Age: 30

Influences: Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash, Eric Church

EP: Boys and Arrows (Sept. 9)

Website: Twitter: @TheJarredPierce




by Lisa Konicki | August 2, 2016

Hudson Moore


Age: 26

Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas Single: “Some Are”

Album: Getaway Twitter: @HudsonMoore

Influences: Tim McGraw, George Strait, Garth Brooks, Keith Urban, Vince Gill








by Lisa Konicki | July 25, 2016

Kalie Shorr


Current Single: «Fight Like a Girl»

Current EP: The Y2K Mixtape

Hometown: Portland, Maine

Age: 22

Influences: Dixie Chicks, Faith Hill, Shania Twain, Dolly Parton

Twitter: @kalieshorr

by Jim Casey | July 20, 2016

Luke Combs


Born: Charlotte, N.C.

Lives: Nashville

Age: 26

Single: “Hurricane”

Album: This One’s for You

Influences: Vince Gill, Brooks & Dunn, Clint Black, Eric Church Twitter: @LukeCombsMusic 



by Jim Casey | July 28, 2016

Parker McKay


Current Single: «Rolling Stone»

Current EP: Parker McKay


Born: Pittsburg

Hometown: Nashville, Tenn.

Age: 24

Twitter: HeyParkerMcKay




by Lisa Konicki | May 30, 2016

Post Monroe


Members: Whitney Duncan, Ashlee Hewitt, Shelby McLeod

Current Single: «Red Hot American Summer»

Current EP: Post Monroe

Inside Scoop: Describing their sound as «organic» and «rootsy», these three ladies, with diverse backgrounds and beautiful harmonies, make up their debut single, co-written by Whitney, Ashlee, Shelby and Blair Daly.

by Lisa Konicki | June 6, 2016

Runaway June


Members: Naomi Cooke, Hannah Mulholland, Jennifer Wayne

Current Single: «Lipstick»

Inside Scoop: With their mellifluous harmonies and dynamic melodies, Runaway June is the latest all-female trio  to hit the country music scene. Their debut single «Lipstick» - co-written b< Naomi, Jennifer and Hannah with Rebecca Lynn Howard («Forgive»), Caroline Hobby («formerly of Stealing Angels) and Elisha Hoffman - is about looking for a guy who ruins lipstick, not your mascara. The tune has a modern sound with traditional twist, complete with mandolin and fiddle.

by Jim Casey | July 20, 2016

Luke Combs


Current Single: «Hurricane»

Hometown: Nashville

Influences: Vince Gill, Brooks & Dunn, Clint Black, Eric Church

Age: 26

Album: This One's for you (coming this fall)

Twitter: @LukeCimbsMusic


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