RISING CUBAN-AMERICAN COUNTRY ARTIST SAMMY ARRIAGA INKS DEAL WITH  SONY/ATV MUSIC PUBLISHING 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Following the premiere of his new single "Cold In Miami" on Sirius XM The Highway's "On the Horizon," and his recent visit to Sirius XM The Highway's Music Row Happy Hour, rising Cuban-American Country artist, Sammy Arriaga, inks deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing today.

 

Dubbed by The Miami Herald as "the next artist to emerge on the Country music scene from Miami since The Mavericks," Arriaga is continuing to work on new music under LA-based manager Charles Chavez, CEO of Latium Entertainment. His highly anticipated new single, "Cold In Miami," was released to Spotify and iTunes, where it was named one of Apple Music's "Hot Tracks" alongside Blake Shelton and George Strait. The single can be purchased HERE.

 

The esteemed singer-songwriter has been captivating audiences across the country with his infectious style, performing alongside popular chart-topping acts such as the ACM-nominated duo Love and Theft, The Voice winner Cassadee Pope and Country music staple Trace Adkins. Arriaga is blazing new trails and filling a niche that Country music has not yet experienced.

 

TEXAS COUNTRY ROCKER CAMERAN NELSON'S SOPHOMORE ALBUM  NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER TODAY FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – After joining the Thirty Tigers management roster and signing a distribution deal with Smith Music, Texas Country Rocker, Cameran Nelson announces his highly anticipated sophmore album, "Good Thing Going," available for pre-order on iTunes today Friday, October 30.

The Texas native's sophomore album, slated for a Friday, December 4 release, wil include his latest single, "Nothin's Got Nothin'," a sexy feel-good song that continues to climb the Texas Regional Radio Charts and leaves nothing to the imagination for fans. The project will also include chart-toppers “Shotgun” and “You Can Still Wear White," along with "Beer Lease," a humorous song Nelson collaborated on with Texas Country’s cheeky crooner Kevin Fowler.

Nelson continues to captivate fans across the nation with his energetic show, performing with Country music mainstays Lee BriceDustin Lynch, Randy Rogers BandJack Ingram and many more.

RISING COUNTRY CROONER DEAN ALEXANDER RELEASES CHILLING SINGLE "PRETTY LITTLE CEMETERY" IN TIME FOR THE HALLOWEEN HOLIDAY

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -Dubbed by Country Weekly as "One to Watch," rising country crooner, Dean Alexander, releases his haunting new single "Pretty Little Cemetery," which is out of the casket just in time for the Halloween holiday. The single can be streamed on Spotify here, and can be purchased on iTunes here. Listen to the track on SoundCloud here.  

Following the success of "Live A Little," named one of "Tomorrow's Hits" by Billboard, which was released through Elektra Nashville (Warner Music Group division), Alexander went on to co-write "If My Heart Can Handle It," which was featured on ABC's award winning series, "Nashville."

According to Alexander, he is more motivated than ever to be authentic and make music he is proud of. The singer-songwriter has started working on a new project with an old friend, writer and producer, Danny Myrick ("She's Country" by Jason Aldean). Myrick descirbes the project, "equal parts Sergio Leone spaghetti western, midnight Tarentino desert roadhouse, Dick Dale and Dwight Yoakam on steroids," adding, "Dean Alexander has found a new sound. He calls it "Acid Western," I call it badass." 

Alexander will release "Pretty Little Cemetery," and forthcoming track, "Super Casanova," as a limited edition 7' vinyl single with HITS In The Sticks Records. He is continuing to work on new music and planning for an EP release in 2016.

MULTI-GRAMMY NOMINATED DUO DAILEY & VINCENT CELEBRATE 90TH GRAND OLE OPRY PERFORMANCE DURING THE OPRY'S 90TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATON

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Last night was a special evening as the "Rockstars of Bluegrass" (dubbed by CMT), Dailey & Vincent, as they celebrated their 90th performance at The Grand Ole Opry during the Opry’s 90th Birthday Celebration. In light of such milestones, Dailey & Vincent took the stage with Country music mainstay Dierks Bentley, who was celebrating his 10th anniversary as an Opry member. They shared their love for Bluegrass with a collaborative performance of "Rovin' Gambler."  
 
Following the performances, the award-winning duo headed to the Opry Shop to sign copies of their DVD, "Dailey & Vincent - ALIVE! In Concert," which debuted at #2 across all genres on the Billboard Music Video Sales Chart following the Foo Fighters.

RISING COUNTRY MUSIC SENSATION SAMMY ARRIAGA PREMIERES NEW SINGLE ON SIRIUS XM THE HIGHWAY'S "ON THE HORIZON"ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

Now Available on iTunes

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Rising Cuban Country sensation, Sammy Arriaga, brings his Latin-infused sound to Sirius XM The Highway’s “On the Horizon” with the premiere of his new single “Cold In Miami” on Saturday, September 26th. The highly-anticipated single was recently released to iTunes and Spotify.
 
"On the Horizon" is known for searching far and wide to find the best new and unheard country music to showcase. The show airs every Saturday at 12pm ET and rebroadcasts every Saturday evening at 7pm and 11pm and every four hours on Sundays.
 
"I'm excited for the world to finally hear the new material, especially premiering on XM The Highway's "On The Horizon" where some of my favorite acts broke out from," said Arriaga, "I feel blessed."
 
In the reminiscent song of lost love, Arriaga uses his infectious and uniquely chilling sound to bring “Cold In Miami” alive on the airwaves. Integrating his Latin heritage into his music, Arriaga incorporates various rhythmic elements that put a unique spin on today’s Country sound.
 
The esteemed singer-songwriter has been captivating audiences across the country with his infectious style, performing alongside popular chart-topping acts such as the ACM-nominated duo Love and Theft, The Voice winnerCassadee Pope and Country music staple Trace Adkins. Arriaga is blazing new trails and filling a niche that Country music has not yet experienced.

LONE STAR PR ADDS THE HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW AND RODEO AND CAMERAN NELSON TO CLIENT ROSTER

NASHVILLE, TN - Nashville-based PR firm, Lone Star PR, continues to build its growing roster with the addition of theHouston Livestock Show and Rodeo  and Texas troubadour Cameran Nelson to its current roster, which includes JT Hodges, Dailey & Vincent, Sammy Arriaga, Rich O’Toole and Kasey Lansdale. 

 

“I am thrilled to see such tremendous growth with Lone Star PR over the past few years and am ecstatic to represent Lone Star State staples such as Cameran Nelson and the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo,” said Heather Blankenship, president of Lone Star PR, who hails from Houston, Texas. "From attending the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo while growing up to interning for them in college, where I gained valuable experience, the opportunity to represent the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is a dream come true." 

 

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the world's largest livestock show and richest regular-season rodeo and 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to benefiting youth, supporting education and facilitating better agricultural practices through exhibitions and presentations. Lone Star PR will work with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo to secure optimal coverage for this iconic Texas tradition.

 

Blankenship is also looking forward to working with Gino Genaro, new Vice President of Country Music Management at Thirty Tigers, who brought long-term client Cameran Nelson to join the Thirty Tigers roster. Nelson is preparing for a fall tour and the release of his highly anticipated sophomore album slated for a release this fall with Smith Music Distribution.

 

THE "ROCKSTARS OF BLUEGRASS" KICK-OFF THEIR FIRST NATIONAL TV SERIES SEPTEMBER 5 AND THIRD ANNUAL DAILEY & VINCENT LANDFEST SEPTEMBER 17-19

Presented by Springer Mountain Farms

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Multi-GRAMMY Nominated duo Dailey & Vincent close the summer season with the launch of their first ever national TV series on RFD-TV, Saturday, September 5, followed by their Third Annual LandFest presented by Springer Mountain Farms in Denton, N.C. on Thursday, September 17- Saturday, September 19.Season One of The Dailey & Vincent Show will premiere Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 9:30 PM EST / 8:30 PM CST and continue weekly on RFD-TV for a 26-episode run through the end of August 2016.

 

Tune in to the first episode as Vince Gill joins the duo for a unique performance and exclusive interview. This weekly 30-minute music, entertainment, and lifestyle show - full of music, humor and fun - will include live performances and interview segments by guest stars such as Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers, Dan Tyminski, The Oak Ridge Boys and Emily West, runner up on America’s Got Talent, among other famed Country, Bluegrass and inspirational acts.  Each episode will also include live performances by Dailey & Vincent, as well as a Springer Mountain Farms cooking segment. The schedule of special guests for Season One can be found below.

 

Following the premiere of their first ever TV series, the duo will hold their Third Annual Dailey & Vincent LandFest presented by Springer Mountain Farms, Thursday, September 17 - Saturday, September 19. This ultimate outdoor experience offers festival-goers live music, camping, comedy, and down-home fun for all ages, that is sure to be an unforgettable weekend. The star-studded lineup will feature action-packed performances from nationally recognized acts each night. Kicking off the festivities Thursday, September 17 will be performances by The Isaacs, Michael Cleveland and the Flame Keepers, Heather Berry and the ETSU Bluegrass Band. Set to take the stage on Friday, September 18 are Dailey & Vincent, Lonesome River Band, Blue Highway, The Church Sisters and Danny Paisley and Southern Grass. Wrapping up on Saturday, September 19 are Dailey & Vincent, The Gatlin Brothers, The Grascals, The Cleverlys and Summer McMahan & Mountain Faith.

 

New to LandFest 2015, Springer Mountain Farms will offer tasty samples of chicken, certified Humanely Raised on family farms without antibiotics on a pesticide free vegetarian diet, at their Springer Mountain Farms Chicken Coop which will be prepared by Chef Jonathon Penson.
Fans can still reserve a premium camping area and guaranteed spot in the first 13 rows for all performances with the 3-day festival pass for $110. Day passes and camping registration are also available and may be purchased here. View the full 2015 festival details by visiting www.daileyvincentfest.com.

 

COUNTRY ROCKER JT HODGES RELEASES OFFICIAL "RAY BANS" MUSIC VIDEO WITH PREMIERE ON CMT

And Teams Up With Tunespeak to Give Fans a Chance to Win Prizes
NASHVILLE, TN - Dubbed one of 2015 CMT Awards' "Dapper Country Gents," JT Hodges exclusively premiered his new sizzling summertime music video "Ray Bans" across all  CMT platforms Wednesday, July 29.  The first single off Hodges' highly anticipated EP, "Locks on Doors,"  "Ray Bans,"  continues to blaze up Sirius XM's The Highway Chart following the exclusive streaming release on People.com and its premiere on Sirius XM's The Highway this past spring.
The infectious single was inspired by Hodges' wife of ten years during their vacation in Cozumel, Mexico. "... My wife was just feeling the music and took my Ray-Bans and went off on the dance floor with them on,” the esteemed country artist tells People.com. “I just remember watching her and thinking, 'Wow, what a cool image.' "
Directed by Marcel and self produced by Hodges, with the help of Ryan O'Nan of 21 Guns Management, the reminiscent music video tells the story of a lost summer love with flashback visions of the girl that got away.
Teaming up with Tunespeak, the blue-eyed heartthrob will be engaging fans through giveaways to help spread the word about his hot new video through viewing, listening and sharing content on social media platforms. Fans can sign-up on Tunespeak via their Facebook account and start collecting points for a chance to win prizes including a pair of the Hodges' personal Ray Bans, opportunities for meet & greets and signed merchandise. Each point earned is equivalent to one entry into the contest in which entries are unlimited.
In addition to Hodges' new EP "Locks on Doors," which features fan favorites such as "Girls Like It," "Gonna Need A Guitar" and the title track "Locks On Doors," he is also featured on the commemorative "Opry 9.0, Vol. 1: Discoveries from the Circle" album with other next generation artists Chase Bryant and Drake White, which was recently released in celebration of the Opry's 90th Anniversary.

RED DIRT ROCKER RICH O'TOOLE PERFORMS AT BENEFIT SHOW "PICKIN ON THE PINYON" IN SUPPORT OF BASE CAMP 40 IN GLADE PARK, CO ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 22

Alongside Andy Griggs and Scooter Brown Band
 
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Following the continued success of his latest single "Talk About the Weather" as it reaches #5 on the Texas Regional Radio Charts, Red Dirt rocker Rich O'Toole joins Andy Griggs, amongst others, at the Rocky Mountain Gun Club/Superior Oilfield Services' "Pickin' on the Pinyon" benefit show, located at the Ruttin Bull Pavilion in Glade Park, Colo. on Saturday, August 22 in support of Base Camp 40.
 
Using the gifts and healing effects of the great outdoors, Base Camp 40 creates and provides peaceful environments within nature for our nation's veterans to rediscover, restore and reflect. BC40 is currently expanding to take veterans on a variety of outdoor adventures throughout the country, for the need of support is greater than ever as more of our warriors return home.

In addition to "Pickin' on the Pinyon", the charitable country singer gives back in many ways, including through his 17 Army clothing line, which donates 10% of proceeds to entrepreneurs in the arts. O'Toole has also recently gained recognition when he teamed up with social media mecca "Sorry I'm Texan" to release TexMoji which debuted at #2 on Top Paid Apps. The app features Lone Star staples such as the state flag, some of Texas' beloved beverages, tacos, and famous landmarks. "If you enjoy using emojis and you're Texan by birth or by heart, then you'll love using TexMojis," says O'Toole. "So let's get to TEXtin' ya'll!" 

O'Toole will also be returning to Ireland, along with Texas country heavyweights Casey Donahew Band, Bart Crow, William Clark Green and more to bring a little red dirt to the Emerald Isle for the third annual Red Dirt Pub Crawl December 1-8, 2015. 

Who: Rich O'Toole
What: Pickin on the Pinyon
When: Saturday, August 22
Where: Ruttin' Bull Pavilion in Glade Park, Colo.
Tickets: Tickets start at $40 and can be purchased here.

 

MULTI-GRAMMY NOMINATED DUO, DAILEY & VINCENT ANNOUNCE NEW TV SERIES SCHEDULED TO PREMIERE ON RFD-TV THIS FALL AND INVITE FANS TO LIVE TAPING Presented by Springer Mountain Farms

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – During their third consecutive sold-out show last night for Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman, the “Rockstars of Bluegrass,” Dailey & Vincent, proudly announced their first national, year-long TV series, The Dailey & Vincent Show. Presented by Springer Mountain Farms, the series is filmed in front of a live audience at the historical Franklin Theatre in Franklin, Tenn. and is scheduled for a Fall 2015 debut on RFD-TV.

"Words can’t describe the joy and humbleness I feel as our TV show comes to life! We’ve been conceptualizing this show for years and it brings happy tears to my eyes now that our dreams have come true. This is truly a story of reaching beyond your imagination and deep within your soul to create the best music and television program that we can. I sure hope you enjoy watching The Dailey & Vincent Show as much as we’ve enjoyed making it," said Darrin Vincent.

The Dailey & Vincent Show is slated to premiere on Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 9:30 PM EST / 8:30 PM CST on RFD-TV for a 26-episode run through the end of August 2016. This weekly 30-minute music, entertainment, and lifestyle show − chock-full of music, humor and fun − will include live performances by Dailey & Vincent and special guest artists, as well as cooking and interview segments. Each episode, produced and directed by Travis Television and executive produced by Zac Koffler of APEX Entertainment Management, will welcome some of Dailey & Vincent's good friends and influences, such as Vince Gill, Dan Tyminski, The Oak Ridge Boys and Jimmy Fortune of the Statler Brothers among other famed Country, Bluegrass and inspirational acts. Episodes will air Saturday evenings on RFD-TV at 9:30pm EST / 8:30pm CST.

"As a teenager I used to lie in the floor and watch my favorite TV shows, Nashville Now and the Statler Brothers Show and dream about what it would feel like to have my own TV Show someday. Now, thanks to our friends at Springer Mountain Farms Chicken and the hard work from our manager Zac Koffler, that dream has come true and I couldn't be more excited or thankful," said Jamie Dailey.

The duo’s first ever live album, "Dailey & Vincent - ALIVE! In Concert," made a triumphant return to #1 on the Billboard Bluegrass Chart for a total of eight out of nine weeks at the top of the chart. Also with great success, the live DVD remains in the top 30 on the Billboard Music Video Sales Chart across all genres after debuting at #2 following the Foo Fighters. 

 

Anyone interested in attending a live taping of the Dailey & Vincent show at the Franklin Theatre, should submit the following information to Emily@apexentertainmentmgmt.com

  • Full Name
  • Age  
  • City and State of residency 
  • Date you wish to attend   

Live Taping Schedule:

July 28: 3pm - 10pm

July 29: 3pm - 10pm

Additional live taping dates to be announced on a rolling basis.

 

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About Dailey & Vincent:

Dubbed by CMT as the "Rockstars of Bluegrass," the Dailey & Vincent duo has been hailed throughout the music industry as one of the most exciting, reputable and elite Bluegrass bands in America. They have received numerous awards and nominations for their uniquely contagious and riveting music, including:  three GRAMMY nominations, 14 International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Awards (including three Entertainer of the Year Awards, three Vocal Group of the Year Awards and one Album of the Year Award) and four Dove Awards (including the Bluegrass Album of the Year Award and Bluegrass Song of the Year Award.)  

2014 was a record year for Dailey & Vincent with a GRAMMY nomination for Bluegrass Album of the Year, a first-time performance at Carnegie Hall in June, their Second Dailey & Vincent Festival in Denton, N.C. in September, and their very first headlining cruise (which sold out and set sail February 14, 2015).  

Prior to forming the duo in 2007, both Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent were already seasoned veterans in the Bluegrass world, having garnered great personal success.  A four-time IBMA Vocalist of the Year Award winner, Dailey sang and performed with groups such as Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver. Vincent has accumulated five GRAMMY Awards, has been voted Bluegrass Bass Player of the Year four years in a row (2009-20012), and is a former, ten-year band member for the GRAMMY Award-winning Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder. Both have performed alongside famous acts such as Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris and more.  The duo performs over 120 shows per year with an 85% sell-out rate in the United States and presently resides at No. 34 on Pollstar’s “Concert Pulse.”  

Dailey and Vincent will hold their 2016 WaterFest Cruise on Feb. 14-20, 2016.  The cruise to the Western Caribbean will feature performances from Dailey & Vincent, Ricky Skaggs, Jimmy Fortune, and more. The first 200 passengers to register for the cruise will get a free one-day general admission pass to the Third Annual Dailey & Vincent LandFest (Sept. 17-19, 2015 in Denton, N.C.).  For cruise tickets reservations, call (844) 233-3393.  For more information on LandFest, including performers, ticket information, and more, visit daileyandvincent.com. 

About Springer Mountain Farms:

Built on strong family values, Springer Mountain Farms is a Mt. Airy, Ga. based poultry producer that promises the healthiest, most flavorful and top quality chickens on the market. The family-owned business was the first poultry company in America to be certified by the American Humane Association for the humane treatment of chickens. Springer Mountain Farms’ chickens are raised on a pesticide-free vegetarian diet without the use of antibiotics, steroids, growth stimulants or hormones. To learn more about Springer Mountain Farms, visit www.SpringerMountainFarms.com or mobile at m.springermountainfarms.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter @springermtnfarm and Pinterest.

About RFD-TV: 

RFD-TV is the flagship network for Rural Media Group, the world’s leading provider of multimedia content dedicated to the rural and Western lifestyle. Reconnecting city with country, RMG is the parent company of RFD-TV, FamilyNet, RFD-TV The Magazine, and RFD-TV The Theatre. Launched in December 2000, RFD-TV is the nation’s first 24-hour television network featuring programming focused on the agribusiness, equine and the rural lifestyle. Along with traditional country music and entertainment, RFD-TV programming includes Market Day Report, Rural Evening News, Western Sports Weekly, top rodeo events such as The American, and award-winning musical entertainment such as The Marty Stuart Show, Reno’s Old Time Music, The Molly B Polka Party, and Larry’s Country Diner. For more information, visit rfdtv.com.

 

 

For Additional Information Contact:

Lone Star PR

Heather Blankenship

heather@lonestarpr.com

615-739-6597

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