Country Confidential

Keith Urban Covers 'Old Town Road'

Check out Keith Urban covering the song that has caused a whole bunch of controversy, 'Old Town Road' Does he make you like it more? View this post on Instagram 🤘 A post shared by Keith Urban (@keithurban) on Apr 13, 2019 at 4:28pm PDT

Luke Dickens Is Back with #1 Aussie Country Album

Luke Dickens has topped the ARIA Australian Country Artist Album Chart with third album After The Rain. The album also hit No. 5 on the ARIA Country Album Chart and Top 50 all genres. “I’m so stoked and couldn’t have achieved this without my dedicated supporters and fans,” said Luke.After The Rain was recorded in Nashville with producer, Australian ex-pat, Sam Hawksley and showcases not only Luke’s distinctive voice but his impressive song writing.   The album was launched in Luke’s home town Young in the South...

Full List of ACM Award Winners

Yesterday, the ACM Awards were handed out and picking up the most prized little statue for Entertainer of the Year was our very own Keith Urban. Check out the full winners list below. ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Jason Aldean Luke Bryan Kenny Chesney Chris Stapleton WINNER: Keith Urban FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR Miranda Lambert Ashley McBryde Maren Morris WINNER: Kacey Musgraves Carrie Underwood MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR Dierks Bentley Luke Combs WINNER: Thomas Rhett Chris Stapleton Keith Urban DUO OF THE YEAR Brothers Osborne WINNER: Dan + Shay Florida Georgia Line LOCASH Maddie & Tae GROUP OF THE YEAR Lady Antebellum LANCO Little Big Town Midland WINNER: Old Dominion NEW FEMALE ARTIST OF THE...

(KIX POLL RESULT) Must Have Artist for CMC Rocks 2020?

Recently, we posted what international artist would you like to see at CMC Rocks Qld in 2020. Not surprisingly, we had hundreds of suggestions, but there ended up with a clear top 13. Although honourable mentions must go to Ashley McBryde who won plenty of fans at this years CMC Rocks, plus favourites Carrie Underwood and of course, Keith Urban.  There weren't too many surprises in the results of the Kix Poll. Well, at least not up until Friday when Garth Brooks was leading the vote not...

Gympie Music Muster 1st Artist Announcement

Australian country music favourites Kasey Chambers, The McClymonts and James Blundell have been announced for the iconic Gympie Music Muster, August 22 - 25th.  Gympie Music Muster Program Coordinator, Emily Murphy said the 2019 lineup upholds Muster’s 38-year tradition of true, grassroots country favourites coupled with an exciting element of discovery across a broader range of genres. “Musicians like Kasey Chambers, The McClymonts and James Blundell have real history with the Muster and are a special part of our extended family of artists who regularly return as crowd...

Country 2 Country Australia Reveal More Artists

SECOND LINE-UP ANNOUNCEMENT Drake White and The Big Fire, The McClymonts, Travis Collins,  Andrew Swift, Judah Kelly, Reverie Lane, Sinead Burgess, Kaylee Bell and Jody Direen will join Headliner Tim McGraw, Kelsea Ballerini and Midland with more to be announced shortly! TEG Live and AEG Presents are proud to announce some of the incredible talent that will join superstar Tim McGraw along with chart-topping singer-songwriter Kelsea Ballerini and Midland at the very first Country to Country (C2C) Australia music festival in...

(KIX POLL) Who's on your wishlist for CMC Rocks 2020?

For another year, the CMC Rocks Qld festival has come and gone with about 70,000 plus people through the gate collectively across the three days, it proves that the festival is still a hit amongst the punters. With that in mind, we decided to ask the punters on social media who are the 'must have' artists for 2020?  For this question, we aren't considering Australian artists as the focus for this discussion is purely on the international acts, as that's what CMC prmarily...