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Charlie Daniels Dead at 83

Charlie Daniels Dead at 83

Country Music Hall of Fame member Charlie Daniels, 83, died on July 6, according to a press release from his publicist. “Country music and southern rock legend Charlie Daniels has passed,” read the email statement. “The Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry member died this morning at Summit Medical Center in Hermitage,…MORE

Garth Brooks Postpones Facebook Live Concert on July 7 Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Garth Brooks Postpones Facebook Live Concert on July 7 Due to COVID-19 Concerns

Garth Brooks has postponed his Facebook Live concert that was scheduled to take place on July 7 on Inside Studio G. Garth’s media contact released a statement on July 6: “Out of an abundance of caution, Garth Brooks is moving his and Trisha’s July 7th Facebook concert to a later date and postponing Inside Studio…MORE

Ingrid Andress Serves Up Tangy New Tune, “Waste of Lime” [Watch Video]

Ingrid Andress Serves Up Tangy New Tune, “Waste of Lime” [Watch Video]

Sweet, sour, salty, tangy . . . Ingrid Andress’ new song, “Waste of Lime,” is full of flavor. Penned by Ingrid, Derrick Southerland, Sam Ellis and Shane McAnally, “Waste of Lime” finds the singer turning a clever phrase as she laments—or celebrates—a missed connection after a night of tequila drinking. The new video for “Waste…MORE

Billy Currington Shares Sunny New Song, “Seaside” [Listen]

Billy Currington Shares Sunny New Song, “Seaside” [Listen]

Beach-loving Billy Currington is back with a sunny new song, “Seaside.” Penned by Billy, Jordan Schmidt and Steven Lee Olson, the new tune features Billy crooning about an eye-catching lady in a picture-perfect Gulf Coast town, Seaside, along Florida’s scenic Highway 30A. With acoustic guitar accompaniment, Billy sings: “Salt life, baby, that’s the way I…MORE

Chris Young Releases Touching New Single, “If That Ain’t God” [Listen]

Chris Young Releases Touching New Single, “If That Ain’t God” [Listen]

Chris Young released a new single, “If That Ain’t God,” on July 3. Chris shared a sample of the new song on social media on June 9, saying: “I don’t know why…but this song made its way to me this year and I might have to make it my next single. Thoughts?” Apparently, Chris received…MORE

Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelly Announce Divorce

Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelly Announce Divorce

Kacey Musgraves, 31, and Ruston Kelly, 31, have filed for divorce after less than three years of marriage. Kacey and Ruston released a joint statement, according to the Associated Press: “With heavy but hopeful hearts we wanted to put our own thoughts into the air about what’s happening. These kinds of announcements are always met…MORE

Sam Hunt Releases Acoustic Version of Top 5 Single, “Hard to Forget” [Listen]

Sam Hunt Releases Acoustic Version of Top 5 Single, “Hard to Forget” [Listen]

Sam Hunt released an acoustic rendition of his new single, “Hard to Forget,” on June 26. The radio version of tune, which is featured on his sophomore album, Southside, is currently No. 5 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart after 17 weeks. “Hard to Forget,” which samples Webb Pierce’s 1953 hit, “There Stands the Glass,”…MORE

Willie Nelson’s “4th of July Picnic” to Feature Virtual Performances by Willie, Sheryl Crow, Robert Earl Keen, Margo Price & More

Willie Nelson’s “4th of July Picnic” to Feature Virtual Performances by Willie, Sheryl Crow, Robert Earl Keen, Margo Price & More

Willie Nelson’s 47th annual Fourth of July Picnic boasts a full slate of performers this year, without its customary crowd due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The online event will feature virtual performance from more than 20 acts, including Willie Nelson & Family, Asleep At The Wheel, Charley Crockett, Devon Gilfillian, John Doe, Johnny Bush,…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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