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2021 Country Radio Seminar to Be Totally Virtual & Open to Anyone Who Registers

2021 Country Radio Seminar to Be Totally Virtual & Open to Anyone Who Registers

Country Radio Seminar—Nashville’s annual gathering of country radio executives, on-air personalities and artists—will be an online-only event in 2021 that is open to anyone who registers. CRS 2021: The Virtual Experience will take place online on Feb. 16–19 with educational panels, virtual networking, workshops and artist performances. Luke Bryan has been confirmed for the annual…MORE

Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

Lady A will release a deluxe version of their 2012 holiday album, On This Winter’s Night, on Oct. 30. On This Winter’s Night Deluxe features the 12 tracks from their 2012 album, with four new recordings: “Wonderful Christmastime,” “Little Saint Nick,” “That Spirit Of Christmas” and “Christmas Through Your Eyes,” which the trio co-penned. “We’ve…MORE

Carly Pearce Sends a Message to the “Next Girl” in New Video [Watch]

Carly Pearce Sends a Message to the “Next Girl” in New Video [Watch]

Carly Pearce dropped a new video for her single, “Next Girl.” Directed by Seth Kupersmith, the over-the-top clip features Carly getting plenty of unwanted attention at a Nashville bar. “This video was so fun to make,” says Carly. “I feel like most of us have either been on the receiving end of these ridiculous advances…MORE

12th Annual “Opry Goes Pink” Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

12th Annual “Opry Goes Pink” Supports Fight Against Breast Cancer

The Grand Ole Opry’s 12th annual Opry Goes Pink show on Oct. 24 in support of the fight against breast cancer featured performances by Lauren Alaina, Little Big Town, and Rita Wilson with Victoria Shaw and Erin Kinsey. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. After Little Big Town “flipped the switch” to illuminate the Opry’s…MORE

Chris Stapleton Shares Jammin’ New Song, “Arkansas” [Listen]

Chris Stapleton Shares Jammin’ New Song, “Arkansas” [Listen]

Chris Stapleton shared a rockin’ new song, “Arkansas,” from his upcoming studio album, Starting Over, which drops on Nov. 13. Co-penned by Chris and Mike Campbell, “Arkansas” follows the release of “Cold” and the album’s title track. Starting Over features 11 songs that Chris co-penned, as well as three covers: John Fogerty’s “Joy Of My…MORE

Listen to Luke Combs Profess His Undying Love in New Song, “Forever After All”

Listen to Luke Combs Profess His Undying Love in New Song, “Forever After All”

Luke Combs released his new deluxe album, What You See Ain’t Always What You Get, on Oct. 23. The new album features all 18 songs from the digital version of Luke’s 2019 sophomore album, What You See Is What You Get, as well as five brand-new tracks, including the wife-inspired “Forever After All.” The new…MORE

Listen to Gabby Barrett’s Stunning New Rendition of “The First Noel”

Listen to Gabby Barrett’s Stunning New Rendition of “The First Noel”

Gabby Barrett is giving her fans a reason to rejoice this holiday season with the release of a stunning new rendition of “The First Noel.” The traditional Christmas carol serves as a standalone release from Gabby, who is having a breakout year despite the ongoing pandemic. “I’m so happy to release my first Christmas song…MORE

Mitchell Tenpenny Releases 7-Song Holiday EP, “Neon Christmas” [Listen to Title Track]

Mitchell Tenpenny Releases 7-Song Holiday EP, “Neon Christmas” [Listen to Title Track]

Mitchell Tenpenny is hoping to be a bright spot this holiday season with the release of his new EP, Neon Christmas, on Oct. 23. The seven-song offering features three original songs—“Snow Angels,” “Naughty List” and the title track—as well as four holiday standards: “Joy To The World,” “Let It Snow,” “O Holy Night,” and “Have…MORE

Dierks Bentley Is Back With New Single, “Gone” [Listen]

Dierks Bentley Is Back With New Single, “Gone” [Listen]

Dierks Bentley is back on country radio with the release of new single, “Gone.” Penned by Nicolle Galyon, Ben Johnson and Niko Moon, “Gone” is Dierks first single on the solo front since the release of “Living” in February 2019. The gritty new tune finds a heartbroken Dierks ghosting family and friends at home as…MORE

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Dave Daniels

Dave Daniels

The 2018 Academy of Country Music Small Market Personality! It’s a great honor to be recognized for the work we do on air and around our community. We have only been here a short time in Ventura County, taking up residence in Camarillo. My wife and I are starting to find our favorite places to…

Dakota

Dakota

Well, hello there! I’m so excited to hang out with you Monday through Friday from 10am to 3pm. My life is busy as I balance two jobs with getting a master’s degree in Journalism but being busy keeps me out of trouble. I’ve been lucky enough to work as a radio DJ in Bakersfield, Los…

Chad Taylor

Chad Taylor

Get the most out of your ride home from work with Chad Taylor!

Nights With Elaina

Nights With Elaina

California native, Elaina D. Smith has become one of the strongest female presences on Country Radio. While working at Entertainment Tonight and The Insider in L.A., Elaina found her true passion when she got an opportunity to work with the wildly popular Dave, Shelly and Chainsaw morning show. Elaina caught the radio “bug” and never…

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