Published: Mon, 05 Sep 2016 14:19:24 -0500
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Mon, 05 Sep 2016 14:19:16 -0500Sylvia has one of those voices you can't forget because the images you see in your head with each story she sings usually make you smile. After taking a break from the hustle of the music business Sylvia is back and better than ever. In this CyberCountry Minute, Sylvia Hutton, takes a moment out of her busy schedule to tell us about where she's been, her new album, "It's All In The Family," and what she has coming up soon.
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:30:51 -0500The music of the Bellamy Brothers stands the test of time and has for 40 years. To commemorate their hard work David and Howard Bellamy have put together a new special compilation of their work entitled, "40 Years." In this CyberCountry Minute David and Howard Bellamy talk to Lance Yelvington about 40 years making great music together as well as a couple of issues close to their hearts.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:27:08 -0500The songs Mark Chesnutt sings can't be described as anything but traditional country. Ever since his album, Too Cold At Home, Mark's been writing and performing country the way it should be. In this CyberCountry Minute, Mark tells Lance Yelvington he's holding to the same important values he always has in country music and his new album, "Tradition Lives"...
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:25:25 -0500Joey Canyon has a great show on RFD-TV that gives viewers a taste of his take on western culture, country music and life from his studio out in beautiful Colorado. In this CyberCountry Minute Joey tells Lance Yelvington if you liked the first season of his show you're going to love the second season because there's going to be more, a lot more!
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:19:40 -0500The road to success in Nashville is full of bumps, curves and potholes leaving little time to find and take shortcuts. Country artist, Shane Owens, has been down that road. In this CyberCountry Minute Shane tells Lance Yelvington how he takes all this experience and turns it into great music like hit latest single, "Country Never Goes Out Of Style".
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:15:47 -0500Country legend Moe Bandy has a history of writing and recording great songs and putting on one heck of a show. There's more to his success than luck though. In this CyberCountry Minute Moe talks to Lance Yelvington about his latest album, "Lucky Me", his career and how he 'dot commed' one of his bulls…;-)
Thu, 19 May 2016 16:41:43 -0500Any memories of country music of the 1990s has to include the iconic honky tonk rocking country sound of Confederate Railroad. Front man Danny Shirley takes time to talk to Lance Yelvington about their new CD, "Lucky To Be Alive", and what else is coming down the track from them in this CyberCountry Minute.
Thu, 19 May 2016 16:38:27 -0500Country artist on the rise, Josh Goodlett, believes country music has to come from an honest place to be appreciated and taken to heart. It doesn't get more down home and honest than his home around rural Indiana and Northern Kentucky. In this CyberCountry Minute Josh will tell us about his great take on life and what lies just over the horizon for him.
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 14:15:25 -0600When you think of how country music has evolved since it began you might start to get depressed just thinking somebody in some office somewhere is going to crank out some sort of formulaic country act with a pop country hit that you won't be able to get out of your head no matter how hard you try. Then there's country legend John Anderson who is about as true to the country sound as you can get. In this CyberCountry Minute John tells Lance Yelvington (and a whole lot of grateful country music aficionados) about his new album, Goldmine...
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 14:11:45 -0600If you're in the mood for great country with some great energy then you need to give Texas native and country newcomer Curtis Braly a listen. In this CyberCountry Minute Curtis tells Lance Yelvington about where he's been and where he's heading…
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 12:18:47 -0500Rhonda Vincent is ready for Christmas. In fact, she's so ready she wants to help you get in the Bluegrass Yuletide spirit too. In this CyberCountry Minute Rhonda talks to Lance Yelvington about the magic of Christmas and putting a Christmas CD together with a bunch of her country music icon friends called, "Christmas Time.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 12:16:22 -0500Mound Valley, Kansas native James Wesley is one of those folks who tries to never lose sight of what's important. If you've ever heard his music or have seen him perform you know what we're talking about. In this CyberCountry Minute James tells Lance Yelvington about playing for a home crowd in Kansas and combining fishing and music video production off the Crystal Coast of North Carolina.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:41:49 -0500Erica Nicole is having a great 2015. She's the first female independent artist to have 3 consecutive top 20 records on the Music Row Country Breakout Chart. She is making history and living the dream. In this CyberCountry Minute Erica talks to Lance Yelvington about building a career, building a house and making her country music dream reality.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:39:53 -0500TG Sheppard is an iconic country star whose unique voice and musical stylings are instantly recognizable. In this CyberCountry Minute, TG tells Lance Yelvington about the work that went into his latest release, "Iconic Duets", as well as his life on the road.
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:37:50 -0500Jake Clayton is a musician's musician. He's worked with artists like Brad Paisley, Gary Allen, The Oak Ridge Boys, Taylor Swift, Alan Jackson, and many, many more. He's done everything right in his career. In this CyberCountry Minute, Jake tells Lance Yelvington about the hard, enjoyable work and his latest single, "What Not To Do".
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:35:50 -0500Let's face it, when you watch RFD TV's Larry's Country Diner you're left satisfied with what you've watched but still yearn for some of that great Southern cooking you see on the tables. In this CyberCountry Minute Larry Black, the owner of Larry's Country Diner, tells Lance Yelvington about his new bricks and mortar restaurant being built just down the road from Nashville. Your imagination can smell it from here…;-)
Fri, 23 Oct 2015 11:32:55 -0500Jimmy Fortune is blessed, not only because he's a Country Music Hall of Fame singer and songwriter but also because he sees his music making a positive impact on others. In this CyberCountry Minute Jimmy talks to Lance about hits, hymns and the gospel message.
Sun, 09 Aug 2015 10:48:11 -0500There' s no doubt country music has changed since the first song with a touch of twang was sung. Country music artist Daryle Singletary understands this all too well. In this CyberCountry Minute Daryle will talk to Lance Yelvington about these changes in country and how no matter far away you get away from the original there are people like him who know there's still a little country left...
Sun, 31 May 2015 17:12:18 -0500The Oak Ridge Boys all got the bug to sing early on from the time they spent in church. These early influential harmonies of the traditional Christian hymns helped inspire the Boys to be the success they are today. In this CyberCountry Minute Duane Allen of the Oak Ridge Boys talks to Lance Yelvington about putting together their new CD, "Rock Of Ages", and about Joe Bonsall's book about life on the road with the Oak Ridge Boys.
Sun, 31 May 2015 17:08:34 -0500Lee Greenwood would be the first to tell you America has given him the freedom and opportunity to be a successful entrepreneur, songwriter and entertainer. In this CyberCountry Minute Lee tells Lance Yelvington about what he has coming up and a children's book he's written called, "Proud To Be An American".
Sun, 31 May 2015 17:06:18 -0500When the creative originals known as the Kentucky Headhunters work with a blues legend like Johnnie Johnson you know the ride is going to be fantastic. In this CyberCountry Minute Doug Phelps and Richard Young tell Lance Yelvington about the Headhunters' new CD, Meet Me In Bluesland…
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 15:25:19 -0600The challenges of life can make cause some people to quit trying. In this CyberCountry Minute T. Graham Brown tells Lance Yelvington about how his faith in God not only brought him through his toughest struggles it also turned into a country blues masterpiece called, "Forever Changed"....
Sun, 14 Dec 2014 10:31:20 -0600The voice of Ray Price is as iconic as the man himself. The impression left by his original sound left a beautiful influence on country music for all time. Ray's wife, Janie Price, tells us about Ray's final project, 'Beauty Is', and how she thinks country music as well as the music community as a whole will remember Ray...
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:26:12 -0500Like most songwriters J. Michael Harter draws inspiration from the world around him. His unique take on life though will leave the audience with a definite smile from the life experience he shares with the rest of us because we've been there. In this CyberCountry Minute J. Michael Harter tells Lance Yelvington about life, music, fishing trips and how the whole thing can lead to great songs like 'Holy Cowgirl'…:-)
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 11:16:40 -0500Living life and keeping a healthy outlook on romantic potential are some of the hardest concepts to maintain. That doesn't mean there isn't a musically sweet taste to the struggles and hopes of the heart. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington talks with songwriter & musical artist Veronica Ballestrini at the Elliston Place Soda Shop about her music, 'Cookies and Cream' and other tasty musical matters of the heart...
Sun, 07 Sep 2014 12:16:16 -0500If you've ever wondered what happens when you put Southern rock influence into a blender with straight up country then throw in a heaping helping of bluegrass then you've come to the right place. Nashville Crush is a rocking country band that has roots in almost every genre of American music and turns out great sounding results. Lance Yelvington goes on their bus to find out about their music, their travels, their almost non-stop comedic repertoire and their hits like Country Girls.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 11:50:44 -0500Country music artist Sherry Lynn knows how to look at life. In fact, despite all the hard work that goes into a successful music career she definitely understands that this is a Beautiful Life, which incidentally is the title of her sophomore CD. In this CyberCountry Minute Sherry talks to Lance Yelvington about the importance of hard work, a better perspective and the bright promise of what's ahead.
Sun, 04 May 2014 11:09:46 -0500Deana Martin comes from a musical heritage second to none. In this CyberCountry Minute she tells us what's coming up next in her career, her latest CD, Destination Moon, as well as showing us great talent never goes out of style….
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 12:39:39 -0500A few years ago country music icon Mickey Gilley suffered a tremendous injury. The road to recovery has been arduous and challenging to say the least. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington talks with Mickey about how the hard work in his recovery is paying off for him and his fans.
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:53:54 -0500Obviously, fans of the Oak Ridge Boys love their music and have for years. But over that time quite of few fans have wondered why the Oaks have never recorded a live album. In this CyberCountry Minute the Oaks talk to Lance Yelvington about keeping their music real, fun and country, as well their latest breakout live CD, 'Boys Night Out'.
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 13:01:19 -0500I'm Lance Yelvington for CyberCountry. Charlie Daniels is an American music icon known for being original and making some great music. In this CyberCountry Minute Charlie talks to Lance about Bob Dylan, his new music project, 'Off The Grid' and why being original produces some great results!
Sat, 18 Jan 2014 15:47:47 -0600Rhonda Vincent is known for putting in a lot of hard work and coming out with spectacular results. Her latest CD, "Only Me', is shows this. In this CyberCountry Minute, Lance talks with Rhonda about the hard work of touring, working with other artists like Willie Nelson and all the hard work that made 'Only Me' sound so great!
Tue, 24 Dec 2013 14:37:08 -0600There are a lot of us who take the gifts of Christmas and family for granted this time of year. There are more than a few country music artists who do what they can to make sure a lot of children get to know what Christmas is all about through their work with the Christmas4Kids charity. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington introduces you to some artists with hearts as big as they come in their homes on the road (buses) at the Christmas4Kids Bus Tour Benefit. Clean up before you come on board because these buses are nice! ;-)
Sun, 29 Sep 2013 12:49:41 -0500Country music is all about telling a story based on the experience of the songwriter and/or the singer of the song. Texas native Brian Milson has a story to tell based on a firm foundation of life experiences that have not only given him the talent to weave a really great tale into a great song but to make a difference with the song he's singing. In this CyberCountry Minute Brian tells Lance about life, his music and making a difference in the fight against bullying.
Tue, 30 Jul 2013 18:08:33 -0500Joe Downing is a lyrical storyteller that can pretty much find himself at home wherever he is. His unique look at life can be seen and heard through his music. In this ÇyberCountry Minute Joe talks to Lance Yelvington about life, living and making each moment worthy of putting in a treasured scrapbook...
Mon, 27 May 2013 11:41:58 -0500Mike Aiken is a great songwriter and musician, which means Nashville is a pretty good place for him to be for a man with his great talents. As with most songwriters his skills have been honed over years of living some incredible experiences. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington finds out how being a farmer, a cowboy, a sailor and an adventurer make for some great songs & stories, like the ones you'll find on Mike Aiken's latest CD, Captains & Cowboys.
Sun, 28 Apr 2013 14:52:04 -0500Joanna Mosca is the kind of entertainer you feel like you've known for years. Just a few minutes speaking or listening to Joanna gives you the impression most of her experiences are just like yours in so many ways. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington finds out about her music, acting and her stories of living life without once looking back.
Fri, 29 Mar 2013 13:18:23 -0500For a lot of people there's no better working partner than your husband or wife. This goes double when you're engaged in a creative endeavor. For Kassie and Ben their successful relationship and love shows through quite clearly in their great music. Lance Yelvington introduces us to the songwriting and musical team of Kassie and Ben in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sat, 19 Jan 2013 16:13:37 -0600For years the Texaco Country Showdown has given talented country artists a chance to show the world their talent on the stage of the Ryman Auditorium. The competition is fierce and demanding. But the rewards from competing are a big leg up for country acts looking to be the next big thing in country. Lance Yelvington introduces us to some of the competitors grabbing the spotlight at the Mother Church of Country Music this year.
Sat, 15 Dec 2012 13:51:15 -0600Lisa Matassa is the kind of musician that will take your imagination by the hand and lead you through a rockin', colorful tale that will twist and turn more than some country roads! Lisa's talent for storytelling gives life to every song she sings. In this CyberCountry Minute Lisa tells Lance Yelvington about life and her latest release, "Somebody's Baby."
Sun, 18 Nov 2012 15:16:30 -0600Amber Hayes is one of those people who is always on the go. When she's not writing or singing she's coming up with something else to add to her already ginormous repertoire. In this CyberCountry Minute Amber tells Lance Yelvington even though the title of her latest CD is, "Every Day's A Great Day", it's your attitude that makes the day great.
Sun, 18 Nov 2012 15:13:43 -0600LiveWire is one of those country group s that lives their music and has a great time in the process. The creative genius of this group of gentlemen has not only given audiences some fantastic sound. These guys are also consistent with helping their hometown of Joplin, Missouri recover from the F5 tornado that hit the town in 2011. In this CyberCountry Minute the men of LiveWire tell Lance Yelvington why the title of their newest release, 'Livin'', is more than just a catchy name!
Sat, 20 Oct 2012 13:00:57 -0500Country artist Jenna Jentry is a very 'hands on' kind of performer. Her vibrant personality and great creative skill make what she does look effortless because of this. So as you'l find out in this CyberCountry Minute even though her latest hit is called, "Lovin' Lazy", there is absolutely nothing lazy about Jenna Jentry! ;-)
Sun, 09 Sep 2012 12:40:39 -0500It has been said no music reaches the heart better than that of country. Elaine and Lee Roy take that idea very seriously. In this CyberCountry Minute we find out what's new on their bright horizon and more about their new CD, New Day Dawning.
Sun, 29 Jul 2012 13:56:15 -0500Getting into the music scene in Nashville is hard enough when you live in Music City full time. But getting into the country music scene whilst flying between countries and cities can compound the challenge. That's exactly what Craig Morrison did for more than a few years. He's made Nashville his home now, and if he keeps putting out hit songs like the new one, "Fences", it's a move well received.
Sun, 24 Jun 2012 12:04:51 -0500Catching a fast moving rising star is tough! But friend and fast mover Marlee Scott took time out of her busy schedule to tell us about her new album, Beautiful Maybe. In this CyberCountry Minute she tells Lance Yelvington the touring, the fans and the tough work of putting this album together was, all-in-all, a pretty big deal (and fun, too)!
Mon, 28 May 2012 10:43:11 -0500Finding the things you like to be around is easy when you take the time to take inventory of the things you care about. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington talks to songwriter and musician extraordinaire Mark Wayne Glasmire about the things he likes, as well as his new song, I Like You.
Sat, 28 Apr 2012 15:25:58 -0500Of all the modern songs expressing the love most Americans feel for their country, none stands out better than Lee Greenwood's God Bless The U.S.A.. With everything that's happened now you might begin to wonder if that feeling still holds true. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington speaks to Lee Greenwood about his new book, "Does God Still Bless The U.S.A." and finds out Lee's hopes are for America.
Sat, 28 Jan 2012 13:23:50 -0600Country music makes you feel something each time you hear a song. Whether it's that parting kiss from your first true love or that dismissive drunken departure of the woman you thought you knew. Marlee Scott knows these feelings all too well. In fact, in this CyberCountry Minute she's going to tell us more about her career and the train wrecks that turn into some pretty great songs.
Sat, 28 Jan 2012 13:15:12 -0600Anyone who has ever heard Deborah Allen sing can't help but get images of the soulful energy of rockabilly, Memphis and Elvis. Her new music will bring these high definition musical images to life. She tells Lance Yelvington more about her music and her newest, Amazing Graceland, in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sat, 07 Jan 2012 09:45:00 -0600Her determination and her connection to the legend continue to push this talented country artist forward. Jett Williams has a story that is both tragic and joyful, just like a country song. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington finds out how Jett Williams is hitting all the right notes now with her successful career.
Sat, 29 Oct 2011 14:49:47 -0500There's nothing like the feeling of seeing the sight of home after a long journey. Mark Wayne Glasmire knows a thing or two about the learning experience that is the different paths we walk through life. In this CyberCountry Minute, Lance Yelvington finds out about life, learning, love and Mark's new song, "Going Home".
Sun, 11 Sep 2011 15:17:05 -0500The Oak Ridge Boys are one of those country groups that always makes you smile with the memories you attach to their songs. What's more, when it comes to their fans the Oaks like it when they that way. In this CyberCountry Minute the Oak Ridge Boys tell Lance about being new members of the Grand Ole Opry and their new music release, "It's Only Natural".
Sun, 11 Sep 2011 15:13:35 -0500Jason Michael Carroll is one of those people who always has it together no matter where he is. A lot of that comes from his background and learned ability to roll with the punches. In this CyberCountry Minute Jason tells Lance about his new Cracker Barrel CD release, NUMBERS, and why keeping focused on what's important is the only way to go for life & music.
Sat, 16 Jul 2011 15:38:50 -0500Have you ever wondered if one of America's classic television series had a great bluegrass soundtrack what it might sound like? Beyond that, who would record this instant musical classic? Wonder no more because the Grascals have a new CD release inspired by the Andy Griffith Show's Fiftieth Anniversary called, "Dance 'Til Your Stockings Are Hot and Ravelin". Lance Yelvington talks backstage at the Opry with Terry Eldredge and Terry Smith of the Grascals in this CyberCountry Minute about reruns, great music and Mayberry.
Sat, 30 Apr 2011 15:33:35 -0500She's a very talented artist who has years of talent behind her, as well as a voice for which many musicians would give everything they have, and then some! Country artist Rachel Holder already has fans eating up her online hit, "Chocolate". In this CyberCountry Minute she tells Lance Yelvington what got her into music, why her fans everything, and what keeps her coming back for more.
Sun, 17 Apr 2011 12:21:31 -0500The Grascals have come a long way since they began their career singing with Dolly Parton. Because of their fantastic sound & great attitude they have made a lot of friends along the way. In this CyberCountry Minute, Danny Roberts and Jamie Johnson of the Grascals tell Lance Yelvington about their new Cracker Barrel Country Stores CD, Grascals & Friends, and a couple of the causes in which they believe.
Thu, 14 Apr 2011 18:38:32 -0500Bluegrass is a genre of music that holds tightly to its roots. While that might not sound like it would have much room for anything new in the way of music when you listen to new music like the CD, "Lonesome Whistle", from the Roys you would see that assumption would be completely and positively wrong. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington talks to Elaine and Lee Roy about their new CD, bluegrass and the things that keeps them sounding great.
Tue, 05 Apr 2011 18:22:10 -0500The one thing you will see every time you witness this current incarnation of the group HERRICK take the stage is a full blown exposition of musical energy. Thinking in terms of doing anything halfway with their music is something Donna & Kerry Herrick don't know how to do. We hope they never figure that out, either. Lance Yelvington tells us more in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sat, 26 Feb 2011 12:43:44 -0600Have you ever seen a performer that can get you out of your seat one moment, then make you cry the next? If you have chances are that performer might have been Kendall Phillips. This dynamic Indiana country girl describes herself as a cross between Dolly Parton, Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood. While that sound like an interesting combination, in this CyberCountry Minute Kendall tells Lance Yelvington why this melodious mashup has brought her great success and to the Mother Church of Country Music.
Sat, 26 Feb 2011 12:33:57 -0600Every one of us builds something. For Greg Scudder this could have meant staying in the world of carpentry building houses, furniture, whatever. Fortunately for the country music community Greg found out he could sing, and pretty well. In this CyberCountry Minute from the Texaco Country Showdown Greg tells Lance Yelvington how it feels to be doing what he loves to do and also making it to the Ryman Auditorium.
Sun, 23 Jan 2011 18:24:32 -0600The Country Showdown has a new sponsor, Texaco. While this is great news for the Showdown the one thing that hasn't changed is the enormous strength of the variety of great musicians competing for this coveted prize. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington is in the Ryman Auditorium introducing us to the future of country music showing it couldn't be in better, more talented, hands.
Tue, 30 Nov 2010 04:07:40 -0600The tiny details of human emotion are part of every day life, and a part we usually don't really make a point to notice. Independent artist and songwriter Alexandra Maddox does notice these subtle intricacies. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington introduces us to Alex as she shares with us what her experiences have shown her at the end of the day...
Sun, 17 Oct 2010 18:44:15 -0500Any artist who gives you a dynamic, exciting presence on stage immediately connects with the audience. Lance Yelvington in this CyberCountry Minute introduces you to Curb Records' Ashley Gearing. And as you'll find out, she puts the honest excitement of pure talent into another category entirely (and that's definitely a good thing).
Wed, 29 Sep 2010 17:21:03 -0500There are entertainers you can tell from the minute they hit the stage they're not really there. The only reason they even take to the stage is to sell the next CD, get some promotion or make their next gazillion dollars. This probably won't happen to DJ Miller though. In fact, DJ believes and artist's ability to connect with the crowd almost immediately upon taking the stage then keeping that attention is the single most important thing the entertainer should do. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington shows us DJ truly takes this belief to heart.
Sun, 29 Aug 2010 13:51:11 -0500Debbie Nunn is an artist with an beautiful, soft, unmistakeable voice that touches precisely the right place in the hearts of her listeners. She first talked to CyberCountry back in 2006. Since then her career hasn't slowed down, either! Debbie took the time from her busy schedule to talk to Lance Yelvington about her music, country, the English rain and her latest music and videos in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sat, 31 Jul 2010 08:21:39 -0500Amber Hayes was born an entertainer. She was singing, performing, even hosting her own 30-minute Country music show, "Amber & Friends" at state fairs, private parties and corporate events by the time she was eight. With the current trajectory her career is taking there are definitely more great things ahead for Amber. Lance Yelvington introduces us to this musical dynamo in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 06 Jun 2010 14:17:54 -0500She is a stage presence you just cannot mistake for someone who is just there to take up time. Chelsea Field has worked hard to come to the success she's now seeing in Nashville. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington introduces you to Chelsea Field, a rising star that will grab your attention and hold on tight!
Sun, 06 Jun 2010 14:15:36 -0500Mike T. Lewis and MaryBeth Zamer are paramours in the truest sense of the word. What's more, they do indeed live in the Twangtown that is Nashville. Their unique blend of perfect melody, though, is what really captures the attention of anyone who hears them perform. Lance Yelvington introduces us to the uniquely melodic sound that is the Twangtown Paramours in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sat, 29 May 2010 11:14:30 -0500Meet Jeff Orr. Anyone who meets Jeff and gets the chance to hear him sing gets the genuine article when it comes to purebred country music. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington talks to Jeff about life, music and keeping it simple.
Sat, 17 Apr 2010 15:28:09 -0500These days it's tough to tell where the line is drawn between rock 'n roll and country. One person who is continually crossing that line with a lot of success is Derek Hoke. With Derek's help and music Lance bids farewell to Rock 'N Roll and gives us a truly unique take on some great sound in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sat, 17 Apr 2010 15:24:25 -0500It's tough to describe to someone who isn't surrounded by it how great it is to live the country lifestyle. Dave and Scott Brantley of the group Deep Step are living proof of the benefits of this. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance introduces us to a group that shows you why it's a great thing to stay close to country's roots.
Sun, 11 Apr 2010 11:39:24 -0500Nothing ever goes as planned, ever. Most of us who have worked in entertainment for years understand that. How people deal with this certainty will pretty much determine their success in the business. Lance Yelvington shows us how Jeremy Parsons with the help of Best New Nashville host Bernard Porter turn this temporary problem into big laughs.
Fri, 02 Apr 2010 11:54:02 -0500Jaclyn North is one of those people you know will shoot straight with you. You know this ability is based on the hard work and experience that's taken her from Texas to the American Idol auditions to right here in Nashville. In this CyberCountry Minute Jaclyn tells Lance Yelvington about the beauty of music, what's in her future and how she feels about Twitter.
Fri, 02 Apr 2010 11:51:23 -0500Birmingham native Lauren Taylor knows a thing or two about heartache even though she's in high school. While some of her classmates might take that pain and internalize it, Lauren turns those feelings into song. She tells Lance Yelvington more about her music and motivation in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 21 Mar 2010 11:25:09 -0500Those of us fortunate enough to live in this part of Nashville, Franklin, have gotten to hear the melodious tones of Jack Grant. But playing the local Boxwood Bistro isn't the limit to Jack's story. Lance Yelvington tells us more about Jack in this CyberCountry Minute.
Tue, 09 Mar 2010 04:41:06 -0600Anyone can write. This goes for the good ones as well as the bad ones. Mark Wayne Glasmire gives us the chance to hear what happens when a great writer shares what he sees in the world around him, then shares it with us. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington talks to Mark about life, music and life going on.
Tue, 09 Mar 2010 04:38:15 -0600Eric Heatherly is known for his great stage presence and performance. What's more, this musical icon gives every bit of his being to the music and anyone who hears him. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington tells us what's next for this versatile performer and who might be following his great example.
Tue, 09 Mar 2010 04:35:33 -0600Dillon Dixon has a talent shared by few people. In fact, it's safe to say his work in music, movies and television puts him in a category into which few can fit. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington introduces us to an artist with unique musical talents he gives to those to hear him and those who work in his craft.
Tue, 09 Mar 2010 04:32:52 -0600Michelle Turley comes from the beautiful landscape of the American Southwest. Growing up on a farm in Deming, New Mexico gave her an appreciation for the simple life and country music. Her talents led her to a successful modeling career. But she never lost her love for country music. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington tells us about her career, hard times and her love of country.
Sat, 27 Feb 2010 11:58:34 -0600People with positive energy are always the ones you want to be around. That's probably why singer/songwriter Malea Boss is so much fun to hear. The first thing you notice about this exuberant Southern belle is her easy going style in the way she introduces you to her personal experiences. Lance Yelvington tells us more about this Dixie Dynamo in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 24 Jan 2010 13:23:30 -0600Anna Harwood has been singing almost since she could speak. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington introduces us to this talented new artist who makes the most of every second she has in front of an audience.
Sun, 24 Jan 2010 13:18:37 -0600Ever wonder who in country's list of up and coming talent is going to continue the tradition set forth by such greats as Merle Haggard and Marty Robbins? In this CyberCountry Minute we meet Jeremy Parsons, a man who has the musical skill and the sharp designer threads to do just that!
Mon, 18 Jan 2010 14:32:02 -0600Anyone who works in entertainment will tell you perseverance is an integral part of making it in the business. The years of hard work are worth it, though, when you compete against the best. The best took to the Ryman Auditorium stage recently to compete for the Colgate Country Showdown. In this CyberCountry Minute we speak with some of this year's finalists who show us just why they could be the next big thing.
Thu, 24 Dec 2009 18:12:11 -0600Country music, it's said, is telling stories about the experience of life. Stephen Cochran's life experience isn't one you'd think the average man could handle. In this CyberCountry Minute Stephen tells Lance how his tough journey through life and his faith have made him a better performer and a stronger person.
Thu, 24 Dec 2009 18:08:13 -0600Sometimes finding the right music to fit a performer's style is a matter of getting some good objective advice. Leslie McClain says her friends first noticed country music fit her singing style very well. In this CyberCountry Minute this Dublin, California native tells Lance Yelvington more about her budding and blooming career in Music City.
Thu, 24 Dec 2009 18:04:10 -0600Beth Harris isn't what you expect to see on a country stage. But in this CyberCountry Minute Beth tells Lance Yelvington how her Kentucky upbringing and one staunch country fan of a grandmother led her to developing a great stage presence.
Thu, 24 Dec 2009 18:02:27 -0600Going into the music business isn't for the faint of heart. In this CyberCountry Minute Lance Yelvington introduces us to Megan Redmond, a determined and very talented young woman who is doing what it takes to make it in country.
Thu, 24 Dec 2009 12:08:34 -0600Why is Christmas such an important part of the life experience of a Nashville performer? While there are many theories on this improbable imponderable CyberCountry's Lance Yelvington went straight to the source to get some answers in this CyberCountry Minute.
Thu, 24 Dec 2009 12:05:40 -0600There's no doubt Music City is chock full of musical talent. When you see the performers learning their craft from J. Kelley Studios in Franklin, Tennessee you can tell the skills are learned early and well. Lance Yelvington gives us a bit of their Christmas performance in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 13 Dec 2009 13:16:03 -0600Though you might not think about it bull riding has been a part of country music well before the days of the legendary Chris LeDoux. Jeremy Miller does think this skill also comes in handy in country music. At a recent showcase of Best New Nashville Jeremy tells Lance how this edge is put to good use onstage in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 13 Dec 2009 13:11:31 -0600California isn't usually the first place you think of when you think of country music. But talented artist Bredawn calls herself a Cali Country Girl, and when she hits the stage you see how well her talent and background comes through perfectly in each song. She tells Lance more about her music in this CyberCountry MInute.
Sun, 13 Dec 2009 13:09:06 -0600Deanna Loveland has a beautiful voice as well as an amazing ability to balance and play a harp while she plays the piano. A beautiful blending of talents that results in some uniquely melodious music. Lance caught up with her at a recent appearance at Best New Nashville to tell us more in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 13 Dec 2009 13:06:56 -0600Chris Dominic is one of those artists who plays with so many different artists that you've probably already heard him even if you don't know it. Chris is now in the studio working on his own material. Lance introduces us to this rising star in this CyberCountry Minute.
Fri, 27 Nov 2009 12:13:41 -0600Stony Run is the kind of group that hits the stage with each performance already in gear. What's more, because of their family connection they feed well off each other's energy on and off stage. Lance Yelvington finds out more about the harmonic sprit of Stony Run in this CyberCountry Minute.
Fri, 27 Nov 2009 12:11:26 -0600Amber Shaleen is has one of those voices that tells a heartfelt story each time you hear it. Her conviction to communicating the right message through each of her songs is important to her. She tells Lance Yelvington in this CyberCountry Minute the secret to her music is making sure it comes from the heart.
Fri, 27 Nov 2009 12:08:57 -0600Jason O'Toole is a hard artist to pin down as to the type of music he sings. But as he tells Lance Yelvington in this CyberCountry Minute that's just the way he wants it.
Sun, 15 Nov 2009 16:20:49 -0600Have you ever wondered what would happen if you took two really great musicians from different groups and backgrounds, then put them onstage? Well, both Keith Burns and Michelle Poe have led very successful music careers. Keith with the group Trick Pony and Michelle playing with such artists as Dierks Bentley and Hank Williams Jr.. We find out in this CyberCountry Minute the future for Burns and Poe sounds great if not more than a little fun.
Sun, 15 Nov 2009 16:15:01 -0600She's an Alabama southern belle with a tomboy edge. Anna Garrott also has a smooth singing style that will immediately capture your attention. Let's find out more about Anna in this CyberCountry Minute.
Sun, 15 Nov 2009 16:12:26 -0600Country music is a song or two about your last heartbreak, your dog and down-home, right? Well, as Carter Hamric shows us that's not necessarily the case anymore. Let's find out more about Carter, his music and how he might be Facebook's new country idol in this CyberCountry Minute.