Country Round-Up: 29th June

Here’s your round-up of everything you need to look out for!

Florida Georgia Line have announced that their third studio album is to be released on August 26. ‘Dig Your Roots’ will be released on Big Machine Records and is produced Joey Moi who was responsible for production duties on FGL’s previous albums. The project will include the band’s latest single ‘H.O.L.Y’

Dustin Lynch has chosen the opening single from his upcoming third album. The new single ‘Seein’ Red’ has been sent US country radio and will be released mid-July.

Another artist releasing new material is Chase Rice. ‘Everybody We Know Does’ was released on the 24 June and will be lead single from his new project of the same name.

One of the highlight artists of the Buckle and Boots festival, Gary Quinn will be taking his show on the road with Luke and Mel in September. Dates have been arranged as follows:

5th September –  Cluny 2, Newcastle

6th September –  Broadcast, Glasgow

7th September –  Gullivers Manchester

8th September – The Islington, London

Another star Buckle and Boots performer Laura Oakes will be starting her UK tour in July.

She will be ably supported by Frankie Davies and Robbie Cavanagh and tour dates are as follows:

11th July – The Islington, London

12th July – Oporto, Leeds

13th July – The Castle, Manchester

14th July – The Arts Club, Liverpool

15th July – The Comedian, Birmingham

18th July – Broadcast, Glasgow

Don’t forget to check out her new single ‘Dreaming’. She is the current BCMA female vocalist of the year and a superb songwriter.

SURVEY:

We will shortly sharing our selections for the top 5 albums in 2016 so far. Having almost reached the halfway point and already enjoyed our 1 day of summer we thought it appropriate to take stock.  We really want to know yours too. It will be fun to see if there is any common ground!

Let us have your lists and we will share them with the world.