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  • JOEL CROUSE’S NEW EP wasteLAnd OUT NOW

    Aug 07, 2020

    Nashville-based, pop-rock singer/songwriter Joel Crouse releases his new EP, wasteLAnd, today, August 7. The Massachusetts native worked with producer Davis Naish (co-writer of Eric Church’s current single “Stick That In Your Country Song”) on the seven song collection releasing the project independently via Hum Records. Crouse discussed finding his voice again writing the new EP with American Songwriter.

  • DARIUS RUCKER WRITES & RELEASES OF-THE-MOMENT “BEERS AND SUNSHINE”

    Aug 06, 2020

    In a year meant to be ‘off’ following a 2019 five-country arena sell-out Hootie & the Blowfish blockbuster tour dubbed Billboard’s “Tour of the Summer,” Darius Rucker’s 2020, like the world’s, led the Charleston, South Carolina native to working in a different way. Written via a physically distanced Zoom writing session with producer Ross Copperman and fellow songwriters Josh Osborne and J.T. Harding, Rucker’s new feel-good summer Country single, “Beers And Sunshine,” calls for slowing down to enjoy the simple things in life when the world feels out of control. 

  • JEFF HOAG SIGNS ON TO 650 AM WSM RADIO AS HOST OF WSM AT NIGHT WITH JEFF HOAG

    Aug 03, 2020

    650 AM WSM announced today that Jeff Hoag, regular fill-in and long-term friend of iconic radio personality Eddie Stubbs, will officially take over the night show in wake of Stubbs’ previously announced retirement. A familiar voice to the station’s nighttime audience, Hoag is set to host WSM At Night With Jeff Hoag from 7 p.m. to midnight beginning this evening.  

  • DARIUS RUCKER CONTINUES TO BUILD ON OVER $2 MILLION RAISED FOR ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL WITH 11TH ANNUAL “DARIUS & FRIENDS” CONCERT PRESENTED BY CDW AND INTEL

    Aug 03, 2020

    Three-time Grammy Award winner Darius Rucker continues to give back to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, with the Thursday, July 30 live-streamed edition of his annual “Darius & Friends” benefit concert raising over $255,000 and adding to the event’s overall total of more than $2 million.

  • MEGAN ALEXANDER JOINS 650 AM WSM AS NEWEST MEMBER OF "COFFEE, COUNTRY & CODY"

    Aug 03, 2020

    650 AM WSM announced today Megan Alexander is coming on board as the newest cast member on its radio and television show "Coffee, Country & Cody" alongside Bill Cody and Charlie Mattos. Alexander is set to join the team as the show’s Entertainment Reporter beginning this morning from 7 to 10 a.m. 

  • LEGENDARY 650 AM WSM RADIO PERSONALITY EDDIE STUBBS RECEIVES STAR-STUDDED SEND OFF

    Aug 03, 2020

    After nearly a life-long career in country music and more than two decades with the most famed country station in the world 650 AM WSM, iconic radio personality Eddie Stubbs said farewell Wednesday, July 29, 2020. Stubbs final show included in studio visits with Connie Smith and Marty Stuart and well wishes via phone from Loretta Lynn, Too Slim of Riders in the Sky and for the first time in his 25-year career, a chat with Dolly Parton; listen to the final show HERE. Check out additional star-studded well wishes for Stubbs from Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and more in the video HERE.

  • ERIC CHURCH CONTINUES TO UNVEIL NEW MUSIC WITH THE RELEASE OF “BAD MOTHER TRUCKER”

    Aug 03, 2020

    On the heels of his defiant new single “Stick That In Your Country Song,” actively climbing the charts at Country radio, current ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee Eric Church again offers a glimpse at his forthcoming project with today’s release of “Bad Mother Trucker.”

  • JOE NICHOLS TO HOST ONE HOUR SHOW FOR SIRIUSXM’S Y2KOUNTRY CHANNEL

    Jul 31, 2020

    Multi-Platinum recording artist Joe Nichols is set to host one hour of programming for SiriusXM’s Y2Kountry. The aptly named “Joe’s Place” debuts tomorrow, August 1, at 5 p.m. ET and will feature songs curated by Nichols with his personal connections to the songs and artists woven into each show. Each episode will also feature a live musical performance from Nichols making his the first artist-hosted show to include a live music component. New episodes of the series air the first Saturday of every month.

  • JOEL CROUSE TO RELEASE NEW EP, wasteLAnd, AUGUST 7

    Jul 30, 2020

    Nashville-based, pop-rock singer/songwriter Joel Crouse is set to release his EP, wasteLAnd, Friday, August 7. Released independently by Crouse’s Hum Records and produced with Davis Naish, the EP is available now for pre-save HERE. The new project follows his recent release, “Survivin’” which offered fans an early look at what to expect from the EP. Listen to "Survivin'" HERE.

  • KENNY CHESNEY DIVES INTO VINYL

    Jul 29, 2020

    Kenny Chesney became the sound of summer and coming of age in the 21st century by writing and recording songs that reflected the best parts, as well as hidden blessings, of life in “the flyover.” A young man who knows the joy of what music can give you, he assembled the millions-strong No Shoes Nation through must-see live shows and songs that the people were already living by heart.

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