Category Archives: Reviews

ALBUM REVIEW: Erik Dylan “Heart of a Flatland Boy”

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I listened to Erik Dylan’s record the same way I listened to Kip Moore’s first album ”Up All Night”, with each line taking a new turn, I made sure I heard every word. There is no room to miss a beat here, from the proud “Flatland Boy”, to the upbeat “Astronaut”, every line from every song is a piece of his ... Read More »

SINGLE REVIEW: Ashliegh Lisset “Goodbye”

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Putting the good in bye is Ashliegh Lisset with her upcoming single “Goodbye”. “Maybe it was never love Baby even if it was You’d think that it would hurt enough to cry I never thought I’d watch you leavin I wonder why it felt so easy Baby maybe that’s the reason why It was a goodbye” Best-case scenario when a ... Read More »

SINGLE REVIEW: Brooklyn James ” Slow & Steady”

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Carrie Underwood sings (in “What I Never Knew I Always Wanted”) about what my own heart instantly found to be true three plus decades ago when I looked into my newborn’s eyes for the first time– “I finally found what I never knew I always wanted I couldn’t see; I was blind ’til my eyes were opened I didn’t know ... Read More »

SINGLE REVIEW: Dustin Vye “Get Your Game On”

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Dustin Vye is sharp, enthusiastic, and ready in his new single “Get Your Game On”, a song that will heighten your spirits and inspire you to reach your goals. The lines are short yet pack a punch, much like the message behind the lyrics. The single line, “Set the path for your next story” resonates, and allows each listener to apply ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Brothers Osborne, Asbury Park, New Jersey

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Brothers Osborne walked onto The Stone Pony stage with one goal and one goal only, to provide us with a night of music. Not a show with overdone production, or a set list of more stories than songs, just, their, music. They delivered, with one song after the next, playing the majority of their recent record “Pawn Shop”, along with ... Read More »

SINGLE REVIEW: Tyler Farr “Our Town”

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There are songs, and then there are SONGS.  Tyler Farr’s new single, “Our Town,” is a SONG.  I downloaded “Our Town” on my way to work and put it on repeat the rest of the way.  The first time I heard it, I got chills.  I played it for my friend and she said, “Are you trying to make me ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Willie Nelson @ The Stone Pony

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As Willie Nelson himself entered the stage at The Stone Pony over Labor Day weekend with the opening notes of “Whiskey River”, I knew immediately I was in for a show that would belong at the top of my most memorable list. The 83 year old serenaded not only a sold-out crowd within the venue, but a number of fans ... Read More »

SINGLE REVIEW: Dylan Scott “My Girl”

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Dylan Scott recently did a 6 part video series intended to lead up to a big announcement. Well, I should really say announcements! He revealed a new single “My Girl”, an album release date of August 12, and sweetly introduced fans to his girl, Blair. And as if that wasn’t enough to keep fans talking, they got married a few ... Read More »

CONCERT REVIEW: Frankie Ballard – Irving Plaza NYC

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Thursday, May 19th, marks the first time I ever saw Frankie Ballard perform live, and after a stellar show packed with electrifying guitar solos, rock and roll, and some of my favorite Frankie Ballard tunes, it will definitely not be the last. He took the stage at Irving Plaza in New York City to a room full of energetic and ... Read More »

ALBUM REVIEW: The Willis Clan “Heaven”

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Usually when you watch reality TV talent shows, you see an act perform and you either remember them or you don’t. The first time I heard the family music group, The Willis Clan, was on America’s Got Talent. The way their voices blended together was so harmonious you knew it was something in the genes. Not only that, but even ... Read More »