I have been saying for years “Come to Stroud” to Country artists as although we are a small town, we are a town of passionate music lovers! This was proven last night with The Shires on October the 12th at the Subscription Rooms to a sold out crowd! […]
Literally every time I see The Shires live I am reminded of just how good they are. Perhaps that’s because they get better and better each time but all I know is that I am never left disappointed! During the pandemic I haven’t really watched any online shows, […]
We are hoping to raise as much as we can in a short space of time for Great Ormond Street in honour of our dear friends son Cayden who sadly passed ten years ago. Heather and her family have nearly raised 50k and hope to reach their target […]
Interview: The Shires discuss their Online show on April 10th, being in lockdown, missing fan interaction, Good Years album and the process behind the tracklisting and production and more
This last year we have all been homebound doing the best we can; staying safe, supporting each other, supporting local businesses, homeschooling, working from home, learning new skills, trying to stay sane and more. Hopefully not many reading this have lost anyone due to covid but if you […]
Interview: Cameron Duddy of Midland talks White Claw, rescheduling the UK Again!, what he likes to eat in the UK and so much more!
Off the back of their acclaimed debut album “On The Rocks” which included their breakout smash hit “Drinkin’ Problem” the neo-traditional style and energic live show energy of Midland, quickly began to captivate the imagination of fans all around the country music world. The United Kingdom is no […]
Review by Sherry Middleton I have always been torn between wanting to go to a festival to see live music and being put off by the shear volume of the crowds, and the thought of Portaloos being foul smelling and overflowing was something I dreaded. As my two […]
MORE FESTIVAL FAVOURITES JOIN HEADLINERS KEANE, THE SPECIALS AND THE BEACH BOYS F0R CORNBURY’S SWEET SIXTEEN! ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN, ELKIE BROOKES, KT TUNSTALL, BEVERLEY KNIGHT, ALFIE BOE, GAZ COOMBES, THE HOTHOUSE FLOWERS, THE SHIRES AND MANY MORE! Cornbury Festival goers are in for a treat this summer […]
The Shires to headline Larmer Tree Festival in Dorset. Also playing is Jade Bird, Worry Dolls and more.
18 – 21 JULY 2019 Larmer Tree Gardens, Wiltshire/Dorset Border WEEKEND TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! http://larmertreefestival.co.uk Day tickets available in late Spring 2019 For 28 incredible years, Larmer Tree Festival has been throwing the ultimate family friendly summer party in the heart of the Wiltshire/Dorset countryside […]
Putting together a list of the best Country/Americana albums of 2018 has been incredibly hard. With so many releases it has been one of those times where this list has changed about a dozen times until the final list was put together. Many albums that should probably be […]
The entire Summer Party audience were “Guilty” of having a good time with The Shires at CountryFile Live – Live Review
The Shires were the perfect headliner for the first ever Summer Party at CountryFile Live. Amongst a crowd of families, farmers and more, what more can you want than to end your day our with an evening of great music from family friendly artists that can entertain everyone […]