UK Country stars The Shires – release long awaited first EP During the excitement of the announcement of The Homegrown tour and securing tickets to their Bristol show and Milk N Beans (Milton Keynes) show, it was also announced that The Shires were releasing a Live 5 track […]
The Shires kick off one of Londons finest nights in Country Music Saturday, 28 June 2014 On Monday, June 23rd 2014 Striking Matches and The Shires took the stage at London’s Borderline.
BBC PROMS IN THE PARK WITH THE SHIRES Sunday, 14 September 2014 So on Friday night after a horrendous week of work, feeling very tired, stressed amongst other things, I got home, went on my @shiresfans twitter account to see I had a private message. Thinking it would […]
Sounds Like Nashville host a special showcase for UK artists The Shires and US Voice winner Cassadee Pope FRIDAY, 16 MAY 2014 First ever Blog, first ever review I will start this off by saying that in general I am a huge Country Music fan but only for […]
Sunday, 30 November 2014 So……….November 2014 was to be a great month for Country Music fans in the UK, especially in the case of UK Country Artists. Seemed like only yesterday that The Shires and Ward Thomas announced their Co Headline tour, an idea that came together when […]
First time at CMA Festival? Here are some ideas of things to do Having only been to the CMA Festival twice, I am no expert on all there is to do there, however, I know it is impossible to do everything. As I have said before, fan club parties are a […]
UK Country starts The Shires support Little Big Town on tour Friday, 13 February 2015 THE SHIRES SUPPORTING LITTLE BIG TOWN AT SHEPHERDS BUSH EMPIRE FEB 10TH 2015 When it was announced that The Shires were supporting Little Big Town it was almost too good to be true. […]
The Good, The Bad and The Ugley – Ward Thomas – Album review Tuesday, 2 December 2014 by Hannah Compton The Good (and The Right), The Bad and The Ugley Not a fan of Country Music? The mere mention of Country music makes you think of Rhinestones, Yee […]
The Best Fan Club Parties at CMA Festival I have only been to CMA Fest twice, but both times the fan club parties have been one of the best parts of the whole trip.