A Son’s Musical Honor | Legacy by Matt Westin

Country Music Heart Throb, Matt Westin, Pays Tribute to His Father with Debut Album Legacy

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His debut album, Legacy was recently released through MTS Records.  The album was produced by veteran singer-songwriter/musician/producer. Bryan Cole at Tonic Studios in Pittsburgh. Legacy is dedicated to Matt’s father.

Legacy is available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and all major online music retailers, worldwide.

“Matt Westin rocks on his new radio single, ‘Our Redneck of the Woods.’ One can really hear his heart on this song, and it stands out due to its honesty, rawness and authenticity. Country radio ought to start playing this song on regular rotation.” – Markos Papadatos, Digital Journal
“Packed with top notch talent, memorable melodies, a catchy hook, sweet sounding steel guitar, deliciously distorted electrics and a whole lot of passion and soul, Our Redneck of the Woods is an anthemic track which fuels the spirit by reminding us all the great aspects of country livin’.” – Joshua Smotherman, Middle Tennessee Music

Watch the official lyric video for first single, “Our Redneck of the Woods”

About Matt Westin
Matt Westin is a country music artist from Pittsburgh, PA. His debut single, “Our Redneck of the Woods” has received international radio airplay and critical praise. Matt has garnered much press coverage since the release of the single.  Debut album, Legacy is available on MTS Records.

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Twitter: @matt_westin

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A Son’s Honor to His Father | Country Music Artist Matt Westin

Country Artist, Matt Westin, Honors Father: Leaves Engineering for Music, Signs with MTS

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— Country music artist, Matt Westin was born and raised in a blue-collar family, in a middle class suburb of Pittsburgh, PA. After the untimely 2016 death of his father from cancer-related causes, Matt decided to honor his father’s memory by walking away from a promising engineering career, to focus on his music, something his father had staunchly supported.

With influences taken from legendary artists, from from Johnny Cash to Garth Brooks to Frank Sinatra, Westin enlisted veteran musician/producer/artist, Bryan Cole to produce his debut album. Cole brought in world-class musicians like Mike Brignardello (Big & Rich, Blake Shelton, bass) and Steve Hinson (Dolly Parton, Luke Bryan, pedal steel) to help Matt record an album his father would truly be proud of. Recorded at Tonic Recording Studios in Pittsburgh, with engineer, Doug Kasper, Matt Westin’s debut album will be released in early 2018 on MTS Records.

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“Matt’s not your cookie-cutter male country artist,” said Michael Stover of MTS. “He’s got alot of soul and emotion in his delivery. The top-tier songs on this album will definitely stand out from the same ol’ being released to radio, and Bryan Cole knocked it out of the park on the production. I’m extremely proud and excited to be working with Matt Westin, and I can’t wait to release this record!”

For more information on Matt Westin, please visit
www.MattWestin.com
Facebook.com/MattWestinMusic
Twitter: @Matt_Westin

For more information on MTS Records, please visit MTSRecords.net.

Wear Your Crown YOUR Way! | “Crooked Crown” by JoLivi

Hawaiin Born Singer Songwriter, JoLivi Releases New Single “Crooked Crown”

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“Crooked Crown” by JoLivi is Available Now on iTunes and Spotify!

 

 

“Crooked Crown” is a song about giving everything you got… And even if you fall just pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and fix that crown!” – JoLivi

With a successful run in pop music, JoLivi has been praised by notable figures in entertainment. Perez Hilton has even been cited stating she has “star potential”. Crossing over to country music, she’s giving a soulful approach while staying both true to herself and the genre. The artist already possess the blues/soul sound so moving over to singing country music was a natural transition for the star on the rise. It also helped that she’s always considered herself as a Country Girl while being surrounded by the Honolulu farms and casual lifestyle. This choice to cross over was inspired by her recording session of country music covers.

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Among her release of two pop-infused EPs and several singles, JoLivi has been across the country performing, radio press, appearances, and gaining fans/views on YouTube.

JoLivi is currently writing and recording material for her debut Country music EP.

www.JoLiviMusic.com
Facebook.com/JoLiviMusic
Twitter: @JoLiviMusic
Instagram: JoLiviMusic

Just One Last Time | “Back On You” by Hannah May Allison

Country Singer/Songwriter, Hannah May Allison, Releases New Single”Back On You”

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“Back On You” represents her new catalog of songs she has been working on with other top-flight Nashville writers since her last release that showcase the songwriter’s unsentimental, but achingly truthful, take on the world around her.  Hannah May will be releasing more of her new songs soon, and she invites everyone to follow her journey.

Allison also released the official lyrics video available now on YouTube!

“Back On You” by Hannah May Allison is Available Now on all digital music outlets!



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Country singer/songwriter, Hannah May Allison grew up in Palo Alto, California, a town thirty miles south of San Francisco. In an area known more for the Grateful Dead than for country artists, Hannah developed a love and appreciation for traditional country music through her parents, who hail from Oklahoma, and especially from her mother, who was a professional country singer in an earlier life. Hannah May’s laid back West Coast personality mixed with her southern roots makes her the definition of California country.

Now living in Nashville, Hannah recently graduated from the songwriting program at Belmont Uni-versity and is pursuing a full-time career in music. She plays at the top singer-songwriter venues in town such as The Bluebird Cafe, The Listening Room, The Basement, The Country, and Belcourt Taps. She is also a part of an up-and-coming songwriting group called SMASH:30—a company made up of five new artist/writers who play and write together and have been stirring a buzz around town.

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Facebook.com/HannahMayAllison
Twitter: @HannahMayVocals
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Country Music Artist Lends a Hand In Community Relief

Country Artist, Richard Lynch, Helps Raise $25,000 for Farmers & Ranchers at AG Community Relief Barn Bash

richard lynch, barn bash, brash magazine blog, american country singer, cut and paste, country music, indie music news, ag community relief, On Saturday, June 24th, 2017, Richard Lynch and his band joined Ag Community Relief for their First Annual Barn Bash, held at Swoish Farms in North Branch, MI.  The organization’s goal is to bring aid to active farmers and ranchers that experience devastation across the United States, by assembling volunteers and donations to help mitigate their suffering. The event raised $25,000, with $2500 given back in the form of scholarships for FFA and 4-H members.

View a highlight video of the event!

For more information about Ag Community Relief, please visit www.agcommunityrelief.com/aboutwww.agcommunityrelief.com/about.

About Richard Lynch
Richard Lynch is an American country music artist, who has compiled a long list of country hits and chart toppers in the world of traditional country music. His single, “A Better Place” topped the New Music Weekly AM/FM country chart, the IndieWorld Country Record Report, and spent an incredible 32 weeks atop the Roots Music Report True Country chart. His next single, “We’re American Proud” also topped the charts. His latest release, “Cut and Paste” is currently climbing the airplay charts. Richard is a multiple-award-winning artist and a member of the Independent Country Music Hall of Fame.

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