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Cuts The Deepest: Brittney Spencer

By Carena Liptak

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One Hot Minute: Travis Denning

By Madeleine OConnell, June 18, 2021

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LISTThe Best Blake Shelton Songs

By Zoe Hodges, June 17, 2021

As he turns 45 today and celebrates 20 long years in the business, we delve deep into the ultimate Blake Shelton songs.

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INTRODUCINGNew Artist of the Week: Matthew Fowler

By Amanda Wicks, June 16, 2021

Fowler's new single 'I'm Still Trying' details how one failure tends to highlight them all.

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PODCASTHoller Weekly Ep.12

By Holler , June 15, 2021

Callista Clark takes part in the One Hot Minute Challenge! Will she defeat the current OHM champion Jordan Davis for the title belt? 15 is a tough score to beat - but can she do it?

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INTRODUCINGSingle Premiere: F. Scott & the Nighthawks - 'Stevie Girl'

By Amanda Wicks, June 15, 2021

Toronto’s rollicking country-rock band F. Scott & the Nighthawks take a more sentimental note on their new single.

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ALBUM REVIEWLady Nade - Willing

By Helen M Jerome, June 16, 2021

This feels like third time lucky for Lady Nade, as she flexes her considerable songwriting and performance skills on the very edges of Americana. It’s almost as if Austin, Texas had upped sticks and landed alongside the River Avon. Or perhaps even vice versa.

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STAFF PICKSAmythyst Kiah - Wary + Strange

By Hal Horowitz, June 15, 2021

For Staff Picks, we share with you our favourite new releases that you need to listen to. This week, it's Amythyst Kiah's Wary + Strange - a mesmerizing, frequently hypnotic and always challenging work.

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ALBUM REVIEWJoana Serrat - Hardcore from the Heart

By Helen M Jerome, June 10, 2021

It might be named after a book by sexologist and essayist Annie Sprinkles, but it is very much the Catalan’s creation, drenched in hugely summery vibes with folk-angled vocals, and instrumentation that swirls and chimes across her tremendous walls of sound.

Album - Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real - A Few Stars Apart
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ALBUM REVIEWLukas Nelson & Promise of the Real - A Few Stars Apart

By Hal Horowitz, June 8, 2021

While the laid-back nature of it could use more of the energy exhibited on much of his other work, it demonstrates that slowing down to reevaluate your life, whether you planned to or not, is time well spent.

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PLAYLISTBest New Country Songs

By Holler , June 14, 2021

All the best new Country, Americana and Roots songs we're spinnin' at Holler Headquarters. We've got big tunes aplenty.

Adam Sanders
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PLAYLISTIntroducing Country

By Holler , June 7, 2021

Every Monday, we introduce you to the best new acts in Country, Americana and Roots.

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PLAYLISTHiss Golden Messenger's Cuts The Deepest Picks

By Holler , June 7, 2021

M.C Taylor curated a playlist of his current favourite songs for Holler's Cuts The Deepest

Playlist - What's on Holler: February
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PLAYLISTWhat's On Holler: February

By Holler , February 1, 2021

It might be cold right now, but we're nearing Spring - here's whose bringing the sunshine to Holler this month.

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Holler Weekly Podcast Episode 11 with Jordan Davis
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PODCASTHoller Weekly Ep.11

By Holler , June 8, 2021

Louisiana boy Jordan Davis once caught a 3500-pound, 60ft great white. That's it - you're invested now, right?

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PODCASTHoller Weekly Ep.10

By Holler , June 1, 2021

Flipflops and sandals, babies being 18 months old, Kelly losing her mind over Birkenstocks? It's just another typical episode of your favourite transatlantic weekly podcast.

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PODCASTHoller Weekly Ep.09

By Holler , May 25, 2021

Garth Brooks' National Geographic Series, Allison Russell's new album Outside Child and memories of the Grand Ole Opry are all discussed on another episode of Holler Weekly.

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PODCASTHoller Weekly Ep.08

By Holler , May 18, 2021

Baylen and Kelly are joined by a very special guest - the one and only Priscilla Block!

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Grand Ole Opry: The Show Must Go On

By Jessica Nicholson, June 2, 2021

Brandi Carlile
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LONG READBrandi Carlile and the Art of Kintsugi

By Kelly McCartney, May 12, 2021

To read Broken Horses is to witness the human version of kintsugi, the Japanese art of repairing cracks with gold. Through her stories, Brandi examines the beauty of her own brokenness and, in that revealing, she allows us to view our own flaws in the same tender-hearted way, so that we too might heal our wholes.

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LONG READRVSHVD Is Country's Next Big Thing

By Natalie Weiner, April 19, 2021

“I got roots here,” RVSHVD refers to the roots described in his songs, “but to be a Black man doing it, it's different."

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LONG READA Guide To: Outlaw Country

By Nathan McLaren Stewart, April 5, 2021

Nelson, Jennings and Kristofferson set out to change country music's future in the early 1970s. The result of their work, now some 50 years on, is still prolific in paving the way for Nashville and country music as a whole.

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LONG READTen Year Town: Whiskey Jam's Ward Guenther

By Taylor Weatherby, March 26, 2021

In celebration of the iconic Whiskey Jam's 10th anniversary, we caught up with its founder and Apple Music Country host Ward Guenther to chat about the evolution of Nashville's favourite weekly showcase, and how crucial it has become to the country music community.

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Video Premiere: Bill and the Belles - 'People Gonna Talk'

By Amanda Wicks, June 10, 2021

Hiss Golden Messenger
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INTERVIEWCuts The Deepest: Hiss Golden Messenger

By Amanda Wicks, June 10, 2021

M.C Taylor is crafting an ongoing investigation into existential matters: of identity and self, of family and fatherhood, of faith, of art and what happens when it has to “pay the rent”. The result is one of the most profound and insightful catalogues from a contemporary musician.

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INTERVIEWIntroducing: Adam Sanders

By Annie Reuter, June 14, 2021

Luke Bryan and Cole Swindell's go-to songwriter is branching out all on his own - and there's no chance he's leaving anything on the table.

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Jason Isbell's ShoalsFest Expands to Two Days with a Stacked Lineup

By Holler , June 8, 2021

Isbell's 400 Unit, Drive-By Truckers, Lucinda Williams, and more will perform.

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INTERVIEWIntroducing: Raleigh Keegan

By Jessica Nicholson, June 7, 2021

Raleigh Keegan’s journey is one worthy of its own country song - and as a co-writer on every track on his upcoming album, he’s letting listeners in on the events that have shaped his life.