The Shires

CMA reveals 2017 International Awards recipients

April 6, 2017 in News

The Country Music Association recognises those who have contributed most to the development of the genre outside the United States… Tags: , , , , , , ,

50th CMA Awards

2016 CMA Awards nominees revealed

August 31, 2016 in Competitions, News

Eric Church, Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton top the final list of nominees for the 50th Country Music Association Awards… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Lori McKenna

Interview: Lori McKenna

August 12, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Straddling the line between performer and backroom writer gives this supremely talented artist a unique insight into the creative process… Tags: , , , , , ,

CMA Songwriters Series: McAnally, Lambert, Monroe and Worsham

Live review: CMA Songwriters Series at The O2, London (10 March ’16)

March 15, 2016 in Events, Features

A stripped-back and intimate evening with five of country music’s finest songwriters was the perfect showcase for their rich talents… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,