Concert Reviews

Evans Brings Festive and Hit-Driven Show to Rocksino

Sara Evans has always been one of my favorite country singers. Her voice has a wide range that can cover everything from tender ballads to heavy, guitar-driven hits. Her vast array of songs cover hits from the late 90’s up to today and many have become radio and line dancing...Read More »


Brett Young Brings Storytelling and Songs to House of Blues

The House of Blues has been presenting some great country music shows over the past few weeks, from The Highway Finds Tour with High Valley to Chase Rice and last Thursday (11/16) was another stellar sold out show with Brett Young and Carly Pearce on the Caliville Tour.

Pearce opened up...Read More »


Michael Ray Delivers High Energy Show on 'Get To You Tour'

Michael Ray has said that he has learned a lot from the artists he has toured with – Darius Rucker, Brantley Gilbert and Sam Hunt to name a few. He brought that experience to his Think A Little Less Tour in 2016 and learned what his fans wanted to see...Read More »


Brad Paisley & Friends Throw the Ultimate End of Summer Country Party At Blossom Music Center

Brad Paisley sure knows how to play guitar. He also knows how to put on one great country music party. Paisley, Dustin Lynch, Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell all helped to close out the summer season at Blossom Music Center with an almost 4-hour concert that kept everyone in attendance...Read More »


Country Jam 2017 Brings Out The Crowd and New Artists

The country music fans come to the Country Jam every year with one thought in mind – to enjoy some great live music in a setting that offers food, attractions and the chance to meet some of their country music idols. The 26th installment was no different, except that maybe...Read More »


The 2017 WGAR Country Jam - Photo Album

Photos from the 2017 WGAR Country Jam that was held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds in Berea, Ohio.

Photos IncludeDan+Shay, Josh Turner, Thompson Square, Dylan Scott, Morgan Wallen, The Stickers and The Caliber Band who performed on the main stage;...Read More »


Florida Georgia Line and Nelly Cross Musical Borders

The Smooth Tour came to Blossom Music Center on August 11, and what seemed so wrong actually turned out to be all right. Florida Georgia Line, the country duo and Nelly, the pop music rapper, brought a fun show that crossed musical borders and the crowd loved every minute.

Florida Georgia...Read More »


Brothers Osborne and Gary Allan Bring Country Back to Medina County Fair

It may have been a couple years since there has been a country show in the grandstand at the Medina County Fair, but last Thursday’s Brothers Osborne and Gary Allan concert made the wait seem worth it. The tandem of a 20+ year veteran of country music, coupled with a...Read More »


Brantley Gilbert Delivers a High Energy Show at Blossom

Brantley Gilbert can consider Mother Nature one of the legion of the BG Nation after his show at Blossom Music Center. The day started with clouds and scattered showers, but by show time the storms had passed and became a beautiful night for an outdoor concert in Ohio.

Gilbert was stopping...Read More »


Top 10 Reasons Jamboree in the Hills 2017 was my Favorite Festival of the Summer

Jamboree in the Hills (JAMBO) in Belmont, Ohio has been called the “Super Bowl of Country Music” and after going this year it was easy to see why. The festival originally began in 1977 as a two-day country music festival and this year offered a four day line-up with pre-parties...Read More »


Luke Bryan Delivers a Hit at Progressive Field

Luke Bryan brought his summer “Huntin’, Fishin’ And Lovin’ Every Day” tour to Progressive field on Saturday, July 15 and once again proved why he is one of country music’s biggest entertainers. Playing to a near capacity crowd at the home of the Cleveland Indians, Luke and his band delivered...Read More »


The Country Fest Delivers Music and a Lot of Fun

I’ve said it before, but The Country Fest at Clay’s Park Resort in North Lawrence has become a summer tradition in Ohio. Sandwiched between Memorial Day and Independence Day, the three-day event is one that Country fans look forward to like a holiday and plan far ahead to attend, and...Read More »


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