Country Confidential

NEW MUSIC - Hayley Marsten 'Red Wine White Dress'

Hayley Marsten has today released her new single ‘Red Wine, White Dress’ and its accompanying video.  The release comes off the back of ‘Wendy’, Marsten’smost successful single to date, which received widespread airplay across Australia and peaked at #25 on the CMC charts. It was added to both ABC Local and ABC Country playlists and has received over 185,000 plays on Spotify.  That’s the past and the future is ‘Red Wine, White Dress’ as well as Marsten’s upcoming debut album Spectacular Heartbreak, set for release on 30th August. Marsten co-wrote ‘Red Wine, White Dress’ with Brad Butcher, a Golden Guitar and QMA winner.  She’d fostered the idea for a long time...

NEW MUSIC - Tammy Moxon Releases 'Rocky Ride'

At five-years old Tammy Moxon first appeared on stage singing alongside her father at their local Country Music Club Social. Her childhood years saw her succeed at festivals throughout North Queensland, Brisbane, Tamworth and Mildura.The ball started rolling for Tammy when she won the Charters Towers Country Music Festival in 2014. This success led to a spot at the Gympie Muster later that year, and an invitation to attend the Tamworth Academy of Country Music in 2015.This new network of likeminded peers led to the opportunities of performing as...

NEW MUSIC - Adam Brand Releases 'Life's Been Good To Me'

Adam Brand today releases the first single LIFE’S BEEN GOOD TO ME from his upcoming album of the same name, due for release, early 2020. LIFE’S BEEN GOOD TO ME, produced by Luke Wooten (Dierks Bentley & Brad Paisley), succinctly reassures fans that Adam is in a good place in life, following his record breaking “Milestones” tour in 2018 and the birth of his first child, a baby girl, earlier this year. A relaxed Brand sings of life, love and laughter in LIFE’S BEEN GOOD TO ME. Brand said of LIFE’S...

Toby Keith to Release Greatest Hits ' The Show Dog Years'

The 2005 launch of his own record label Show Dog Nashville was the final step in Toby Keith's journey to complete musical freedom, and he's marking the creative control he's enjoyed since with Toby Keith Greatest Hits: The Show Dog Years.  Out October 25, the collection features more than a dozen tracks with four newly recorded songs including "Don't Let The Old Man In" and his current single, "That's Country Bro," which he recently performed live on NBC's Today, the CMT...

'The Reunion - Young Stars of Country' Announced with Harvey, Cole, Coggan & Urquhart

Individually, Adam Harvey, Beccy Cole, Darren Coggan and Felicity Urquhart are four of the most recognisable country music artists in the Australian entertainment world. Golden Guitars, Gold records, chart topping albums and countless Number One singles between them… this merely scratches the surface of their combined achievements! 2019 marks the 20 th anniversary of these four talented and highly decorated artists forming a tour called The Young Stars Of Country. The tour’s name was the brainchild of the booking agent they...

Keith Urban Announces Artists for Grand Opening Concert Plus New Shows Added

Current ACM Entertainer of the Year Keith Urban has announced that Australian artists Amy Shark and John Butler will join him for the official Grand Opening of the Sydney Coliseum Theatre, West HQ on Saturday 21 December in a specially created show titled “Keith Urban and Friends”. ARIA award winning Butler and Shark have both been hand selected by Urban to accompany him on what is set to be one of Australia’s biggest venue opening nights of the decade. “Today’s announcement...

Gina Jeffreys Announces 'Beautiful Tangle' Album

As the first female country artist in Australia to sell platinum albums and perform national sell-out shows, Gina Jeffreys took a 12 year break from releasing new music to raise her family and now makes a welcome return on August 9 with her beautifully crafted and emotional new album ‘Beautiful Tangle’. Gina will be back on the road with the ‘Beautiful Tangle Tour’ taking in venues across Australia from August 10 and into the New Year. Speaking about the album Gina said, “We...

Drake White, Eric Paslay & Friends Announce Songwriters Round Shows

US country star Drake White and his band The Big Fire will play three special headline shows at Tamworth Town Hall on September 26, Anita’s Theatre in Thirroul on October 1 and the Forum Theatre Melbourne on October 2. White’s revered whisky-soaked vocals and electrifying band The Big Fire will wow audiences with his incredible live show and soulful voice. Joining Drake White & The Big Fire for these three shows will be special guests Eric Paslay, Lacy Cavalier and Reverie...

Kix Live @ Groundwater Country Music Festival

On Friday 26th July, we will be hosting our first ever live radio special at Kurrawa Park during the Groundwater Country Music Festival. Featuring some of Australia's best performers, we will be holding two shows at midday and 4pm. Artists due to drop by to perform acoustically are Davisson Brothers Band, The Wolfe Brothers, Graeme Connors, Fanny Lumsden, Drew McAlister, Andrew Swift, Casey Barnes and Hayley Jensen. The event will be hosted by Crossy and Justin and recorded live for a play on Kix at a...

Country to Country 3rd and Final Artist Announcement

ERIC PASLAY * RAELYNN * LACY CAVALIER (USA)* JESS MOSKALUKE (CAN)  ADAM ECKERSLEY BAND * CASEY BARNES will join superstar headliner Tim McGraw – plus Kelsea Ballerini, Midland,Drake White and The Big Fire, The McClymonts, Travis Collins, Andrew Swift, Judah Kelly, Kaylee Bell, Sinead Burgess and Jody Direen FINAL LINE-UP AND STAGE ROSTER ANNOUNCED Australian Country Music fans have less than 100 days to go before Country to Country (C2C) Australia lands in Sydney and Brisbane!  With the countdown clock ticking, TEG Live and AEG Presents...