Yearly Archive: 2019

Laurel Cove Music Festival coming to Pine Mountain State Park

Laurel Cove Music Festival coming to Pine Mountain State Park

Main Street Pineville, Bell County Tourism, and Pine Mountain State Resort Park have teamed up to announce the conception of Bell County’s first ever music festival: The Laurel Cove Music Festival. The event will take place at the iconic Laurel Cove Amphitheater in Pine Mountain State Resort Park, just south...

Josh Mitcham releases new track – “Buzzards Flying Over Town”

“There’s buzzards flying over town, but it’s been dead a long time now.” The opening words to Jericho Woods lead man, Josh Mitcham’s just released solo track are haunting.  Being from a small town South Eastern Kentucky those words hit home. Mitcham hails from Webster, KY nearly halfway between Owensboro...

Louisville to be home of Hometown Rising country music and bourbon festival

Premier independent festival producer Danny Wimmer Presents continues to show its love for Louisville with a third addition to a massive fall festival series in the one-of-a-kind city. Hometown Rising, the first-ever Country Music & Bourbon Festival, will make its debut Saturday, September 14 and Sunday, September 15 at Highland Festival Grounds at KY Expo Center, combining two of Louisville’s cultural cornerstones—great...

Wolfe County native, Tyler Booth, will be featured on the new Brooks and Dunn album, Reboot. Photo courtesy of Tyler Booth.

Tyler Booth joins Brooks & Dunn on special Reboot project

Country music hitmakers, Brooks & Dunn, announced a special collaboration project, “Reboot,” to be released April 5th. The duo were joined by producer Dann Huff to remake 12 timeless Brooks & Dunn hits along with rising country music stars. One of those stars is Kentucky native, Tyler Booth, who has...

Master Musician Festival in Somerset, Kentucky. Photo by John Fitzwater.

Ten Must See Kentucky Country Music Events in 2019

With 2018 being water under the bridge, we not only get to reflect what an awesome year it was for music in Kentucky, but get to look ahead to an amazing year of concerts and festivals throughout the bluegrass. To help plan your weekends, we here at Kentucky Country Music...

Appalachian songbird Tiffany Williams releases debut album

Upon pressing play, Tiffany Williams releases a soulful Appalachian vocal that eases through the speakers playing “When You Go” EP officially released today. “When You Go” is one to be added to any music collection that seeks simplicity and authenticity of life in eastern Kentucky. “I love Appalachia as I...