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CRS 2018 with Missy: John Berry

CRS 2018 with Missy: John Berry

41 days ago / Missy Wolf

Kicking off our continued coverage of this year's Country Radio Seminar is the extremely talented John Berry. As soon as he sat down with me, we immediately picked up right where we left off. It always feels like I am sitting down with a really good friend when I talk with Be...

Zach Stone Releases New Single Four Letter Word Today!

Zach Stone Releases New Single "Four Letter Word" Today!

44 days ago / Missy Wolf

Today, March 9, 2018, rising country star Zach Stone releases his new single "Four Letter Word". In a clever marketing strategy, many "four-letter" words have made appearances on this young artist's social media platforms in recent days, creating heavy ant...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Delta Rae

CRS 2018 with Laura: Delta Rae

45 days ago / Laura Lou

There are times in this job that I am blown away by the caliber of talent that I am privileged to meet and bring to this forum.  The next group that I talked with during this year's CRS (Country Radio Seminar) is Big Machine Artist, Delta Rae. I did not have to do a l...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Leslie Satcher

CRS 2018 with Missy: Leslie Satcher

45 days ago / Missy Wolf

When you listen to the radio and hear one of your favorite country artists sing, chances are you are you may not realize who wrote that particular song. Being in Nashville, I have discovered that there is a giant network of singers/songwriters that work together to birth the musi...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Lewis Brice

CRS 2018 with Missy: Lewis Brice

46 days ago / Missy Wolf

One of the things I love about country artists is their ability to take real-life situations and turn them into brilliant songs. While some songs are fun, some are touching, and often emotional. When listening to Lewis Brice, I always find myself enjoying the stories within his s...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Nora Collins

CRS 2018 with Missy: Nora Collins

46 days ago / Missy Wolf

There is always a first time for everything in life. For Nora Collins, CRS 2018 was the first time she was able to participate in the popular Country Radio Seminar in Nashville, Tennessee. Though I was not scheduled to interview Collins during our first day of interviews, I was s...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Derek Jones

CRS 2018 with Laura: Derek Jones

46 days ago / Laura Lou

During CRS 2018, I had the opportunity to talk with emerging artist, Derek Jones.  Jones, who is not a stranger to the music industry, definitely was a great sport as we finally were able to keep our laughter under control on "take" three.   Jones firs...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Southern Halo

CRS 2018 with Missy: Southern Halo

47 days ago / Missy Wolf

Continuing our coverage of CRS 2018 this week starts off with the fun, energetic, sister trio, Southern Halo. These girls have immediately become family to us here at Center Stage Magazine. I will always refer to these beauties as "My Girls".  I am alw...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Brown and Gray

CRS 2018 with Missy: Brown and Gray

51 days ago / Missy Wolf

During the first morning of the Country Radio Seminar (CRS) 2018, I was graced with the presence of dynamic duo Brown and Gray. Sam Gray and Kaci Brown were all smiles and pure entertainment from the second they entered our quaint booth. Noticing that we had a guitar on displa...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Cherish Lee

CRS 2018 with Missy: Cherish Lee

52 days ago / Missy Wolf

While attending a Johnny Lee concert at the Nashville Palace, I was fortunate enough to have been able to watch his daughter, Cherish Lee, perform as well. Not knowing how moved I would be, Cherish delivered real emotion and powerful vocals to the audience and brought many to tea...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Ray Scott

CRS 2018 with Missy: Ray Scott

53 days ago / Missy Wolf

When it comes to independent artists in Nashville, you will often find that some of the most well-known artists are actually independent. Ray Scott is one of the many successful independent artists in country music today.  With a uniquely fun and vibrant personality, quic...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Craig Wayne Boyd

CRS 2018 with Missy: Craig Wayne Boyd

55 days ago / Missy Wolf

While attending events such as the Country Radio Seminar (CRS), I know that not only am I going to interview new artists and artists that I have never spoken to, but I am more than likely going to reunite with some of the artists that I have been fortunate enough to develop a rel...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Curtis Braly

CRS 2018 with Laura: Curtis Braly

57 days ago / Laura Lou

Emerging artist, Curtis Braly, has a lot to be proud of and even more in the pipeline.  We had an opportunity to talk during CRS (Country Radio Seminar) recently and catch up with what Braly has been up to. His album, You Matter, was released in 2016 and the newest single...

CRS 2018 with Missy: David Fanning

CRS 2018 with Missy: David Fanning

57 days ago / Missy Wolf

As we continue our coverage of CRS 2018, I have the pleasure of introducing you to David Fanning. Blessed with charm, strong vocals, unique style, infectious personality, and of course, the triple threat of being tall, dark, and handsome, Fanning instantly captivates fans. Dur...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Lee Gantt

CRS 2018 with Missy: Lee Gantt

57 days ago / Missy Wolf

During Day one of CRS 2018, the energy that filled the air was indescribable. From the Philadelphia Eagles earning their first Super Bowl win, new artists releasing music for the first time, and well-known artists performing as well as speaking to those in the industry, CRS was o...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Kalie Shorr

CRS 2018 with Missy: Kalie Shorr

58 days ago / Missy Wolf

Sitting down with one of the original Song Suffragette's, Kalie Shorr, at CRS 2018 was an immediately fun conversation. Starting with discussing her extremely fun wardrobe, we quickly connected and realized that this interview was going to be quite entertaining. Befor...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Glen Templeton

CRS 2018 with Laura: Glen Templeton

58 days ago / Laura Lou

As CRS (Country Radio Seminar) drew closer there were some additions to my final schedule of interviews and as I glanced over the names of those artists that were added, I got to the name Glen Templeton.  I looked again and his name was still there. After the third look, I r...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Sara Spicer

CRS 2018 with Missy: Sara Spicer

60 days ago / Missy Wolf

Sara Spicer may be the "New Girl" in town, however, she is taking Nashville by storm. With the release of her EP New Girl, Spicer has shown everyone that she has got what it takes to be a country music star. As a young 4-year-old girl, Spicer's father saw her mus...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Jagertown

CRS 2018 with Laura: Jagertown

60 days ago / Laura Lou

During last year's CRS (Country Radio Seminar), I was fortunate enough to meet and be part of an interview with Jagertown.  As much fun as last year's interview was, I have to say, interviewing this amazing group at this year's CRS was like catching up with old f...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Sarah Ross

CRS 2018 with Laura: Sarah Ross

61 days ago / Laura Lou

When you see a list of artists that you are scheduled to interview, a journalist, in my opinion, should do their research.  I do not mean, just learn a little bit about the current music, but really learn what you can about an artist.  There are times when your research...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Lucas Hoge

CRS 2018 with Missy: Lucas Hoge

61 days ago / Missy Wolf

There are some faces in life that you will never forget. When I met Lucas Hoge several years ago, his smile lit up the entire Fan Fair X at CMA Fest in Nashville, Tennessee. Watching him as he spoke with fans young and old, posing for pictures, signing autographs, and handing...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Exile

CRS 2018 with Missy: Exile

66 days ago / Missy Wolf

During day one of CRS 2018, I spoke with Steve Goetzman and Marlon Hargis of the famed country band from Kentucky, Exile. Celebrating their 55-year anniversary as a band, I had to ask them what their secret was on staying together for such a long time as it is not common for b...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Dave McElroy

CRS 2018 with Laura: Dave McElroy

66 days ago / Laura Lou

CRS (Country Radio Seminar) kicked off on Monday, February 5th, with my first interview of the event being with emerging artist, Dave McElroy.  McElroy came into the booth with the most infectious smile and upbeat attitude, despite the time he had just been on the road in...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Ashla Taylor

CRS 2018 with Missy: Ashla Taylor

66 days ago / Missy Wolf

As we continue to bring you our coverage of CRS 2018, I have the pleasure of kicking things off with Ashla Taylor.  From the first moment I began my research on this young singer/songwriter, actress, and television host, I knew she was special. On one of her social m...

CRS 2018 with Laura: Dustin Collins

CRS 2018 with Laura: Dustin Collins

68 days ago / Laura Lou

Being an entertainer in 2018 is somewhat different from ever, due in part to the “political correctness” you are expected to uphold with every comment you make, every lyric you sing as well as every belief you may have on any given topic. We, as a socie...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Macy Martin

CRS 2018 with Missy: Macy Martin

71 days ago / Missy Wolf

The moment Macy Martin stepped into our booth for her interview during CRS 2018, I knew this girl was special. Having already fallen in love with her latest single "Broke Down", Martin brought us the cutest bag full of swag before she sat down to speak with me. Ado...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Zach Stone

CRS 2018 with Missy: Zach Stone

71 days ago / Missy Wolf

When it comes to fresh newer faces in the music industry, Zach Stone is definitely one that you need to be on the lookout for. During our coverage of CRS 2018, I sat with Stone to talk about his latest single "Four Letter Word", along with his music video for "Like...

CRS 2018 with Missy: Terry McBride

CRS 2018 with Missy: Terry McBride

71 days ago / Missy Wolf

CRS 2018 was full of smiles as artists connected to friends, media, management, and radio personnel. Watching each of them have the opportunity to share what they have been working on was extremely special. They were all there for the same basic goal, promoting their hard work an...

Interview with Rick Ruhl - The Driving Force of Every Mother's Nightmare

Interview with Rick Ruhl - The Driving Force of Every Mother's Nightmare

72 days ago / Jaide Alicia

Let’s start talking about the history of you as an artist. When did you start doing this whole music thing? Man, I think I got into this when I was about 7 years old. My mom took me to go see Alice Cooper on the ‘Welcome To My Nightmare’ tour so I was kinda h...

CRS 2018 with Missy: John Schneider

CRS 2018 with Missy: John Schneider

72 days ago / Missy Wolf

Continuing our coverage of CRS 2018, we sat with one of the Good Ole Boys, John Schneider. Now, I am going to do my best to remain a professional journalist, however, I am still a bit star stuck over getting to meet and have a conversation with my very first on-screen crush....