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Me and Mae ‘To Hell With The Devil’

23735483_719360538269030_725462758463635456_nCMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music band, Me and Mae!

After a hiatus of writing and recording behind the scenes, Me and Mae are back in action with the release of their new single, To Hell With The Devil! Shawn from Me and Mae talks about the story behind the song, and how the band’s sound and live performance has developed and evolved over the last year or so.  Check out Me and Mae’s website by clicking here!

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The Washboard Union: What [They’re] Made Of

the-washboard-unionCMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music band, The Washboard Union!

One day into the Happy Endings Tour,  David, Chris and Aaron from The Washboard Union fills us in on their west coast tour, as a direct support for Old Dominion. They talk about defying the boundaries of the country music genre, and how humbled they are by their continued fan support. They also talk about their new single, ‘What We’re Made Of,’ set to drop this Friday, along with what fans can expect in 2018! Check out The Washboard Union online, here.

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Jacqui Verellen’s ‘Home is Home’

Jacqueline+Verellen+2+-+Callback+Headshots+(3)CMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Jacqui Verellen!

Jacqui talks about her start in country music, and how a university degree in Opera helped lead her down the path of pursuing a country music career. Jacqui also shares the story behind her soulful country song, Home is Home. Check out Jacqui’s website by clicking here!

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Catching up with Brad James

15369123_10154410112087886_8496575588717899177_oCMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Brad James!

Brad James talks about his start in country music, and his rock-country sound. Brad also talks about what fans can expect from a live show, and what’s coming our way in 2018! Check out Brad’s website by clicking here!

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We’re ‘Sweet on’ Brooklyn Roebuck

Brooklyn Roebuck 2CMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Brooklyn Roebuck!

Brooklyn Roebuck talks about her current single, Sweet on Me. She talks about how her sound and style has evolved, and what fans can expect from her new music due out in 2018. Check out Brooklyn’s website by clicking here!

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Brad Darrid Releases “Take Me There”

iZ3TXJ9SCMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Brad Darrid!

Brad Darrid talks about his new single, Take Me There, along with the story behind the song. He talks about his start in country music, along with his unique style. Check out Brad’s website by clicking here! 

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Donny Lee Releases ‘Who I Am’

Donny LeeCMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Donny Lee!

Donny Lee talks about his new record, Who I Am, along with the stories behind the songs, and why he chose to cover Glen Campbell’s Rhinestone Cowboy.  Donny also talks about his upcoming tour schedule, and how you can find him online. Check out his website by clicking here! 

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Alessia Cohle Releases ‘Wanderlust’

Alessia CohleCMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Alessia Cohle!

Alessia Cohle talks about her new single Wanderlust, and story behind the song. She also talks about the inspiration for the music video, and how it all came together. Alessia talks about her passion for travel, and how the song’s country-pop vibe brings about an exciting new sound for the Ontario-based artist. For more information about Alessia Cohle, or to check out her new single, click here!

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The Blake Reid Band’s ‘No Roads In’

BlakeReidSouthern Alberta country/roots outfit, The Blake Reid Band will play their debut show in Toronto next week on Tuesday November 7 at Adelaide Hall in support of their multi-award winning music documentary No Roads In. The film takes the viewer on a musical journey like none other – Standing empty for almost 80 years, in the middle of a thousand acres of prairie wheat field, a long-forgotten farmstead came back to life and helped captured the love, laughter and raw energy of 13 songs recorded live-off-the-floor over the span of just 5 days. 

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Andrea Nixon’s ‘Diary of a Housewife’

AndreaNixon_bikePHOTO1CMJ’s Patrice Whiffen chats with country music singer-songwriter, Andrea Nixon!

Edmonton native, Andrea Nixon, talks about her start in country music, and how her husband inspired her to follow her dream of being an musician. She talks about her new album, ‘Diary of a Housewife,’ and shares the stories that fans can expect to hear. Andrea describes her unique sound, and passion for writing songs that are authentic to her life and those she meets. For more information about Andrea Nixon, or to check out her new album, click here!

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