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Broseph E. Lee

Broseph E. Lee Heads to Chicagoland this Weekend (includes interview)

Country rock band Broseph E. Lee is heading our way this weekend with three stops in Chicagoland (details below). We got to chat with the high-energy group, who recently eared a Music Row top 40 single with their hit “Right Where She Wants Me.” Thursday, August 11th – Bub City (River North) Friday, August 12th – …

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Nestor AnDress to Open for Terri Clark in Champaign (includes interview)

Law student turned country artist Nestor AnDress is set to open for Terri Clark in Champaign, Ill. at The City Center on August 4th. Nestor, a Texas native, has been grinding and fighting his way onto the scene. He released his debut album, “Falling In Love” in February and since then stayed very busy touring …

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Olivia Lane Chicago

Olivia Lane Brings Sunshine to Chicago this Weekend [interview]

Emerging country artist Olivia Lane is bringing her fierce set of pipes to the greater Chicagoland area this weekend as she is set to play The Cooler in Rock Falls this Saturday, April 16th. The Cooler is located at 311 W 2nd St, Rock Falls, IL 61071. Fresh off the release of her new music video for …

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Chris Lane Talks New Single, Chicago Pizza and Playing Joe’s Bar

One of country’s hottest newcomers, North Carolina native Chris Lane, will be opening up Dustin Lynch‘s Hell of a Night tour at our very own Joe’s Bar this Thursday and Friday (January 7th and 8th). Lane’s current single, “Fix,” has gained shoutouts from Florida Georgia Line, Brett Eldredge, Billboard.com and more, and recently broke the record for the most single week …

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Whiskey Shivers at Schubas 4/24 Preview [includes interview]

Whiskey Shivers is playing in Chicago at Schubas Tavern this Friday, April 24th. Guitarist/Vocalist Jeff “Horti” Hortillosa stopped to chat with us about what the high energy bluegrass band has been up to lately. Schubas Tavern, 10pm (21+) 3159 N. Southport Ave Chicago, IL Tickets: $12 CLC: Where does the name Whiskey Shivers come from? JH: …


Drew Baldridge to play Joe’s Bar Thursday 2/12 (includes interview)

Illinois native and one of our favorite emerging country artists, Drew Baldridge, is playing Joe’s Bar for the first time this Thursday, February 12th. Drew’s latest EP, Crossing County Lines Vol. 1, debuted top 15 on iTunes in December and he’s opened for acts like Josh Turner and Dustin Lynch many-a-time. He’ll be playing immediately after …


Rachel Timberlake Charleston’s Bar 6/27

Indiana’s Rachel Timberlake gives us the scoop on her life & music before playing Charleston’s Bar & Grill this Friday June, 27th in New Lenox, IL. Chicagoland Country: How do you describe your sound as an artist? Rachel Timberlake: When I first got started and went into the studio, our sound was undefined.  As time went on …


Interview with country duo, The Springs! Charleston’s Bar 5/31

What do you get when you mix crazy talent, smooth harmonies, and true love? You get Holly and Stewart of the up and coming country duo, The Springs. The happy couple, who got engaged this past winter, is coming to Charleston’s Bar in New Lenox this Saturday and they are a musical duo that you definitely don’t want to …