Runaway June’s “Buy My Own Drinks” has secured historical status by being the first radio single by a female country music trio in 14 years to break into the Top 10 on the Country charts. The last track was SHeDaisy’s “Don’t Worry About A Thing back in February of 2005. The single, written by Josh […]
About Brianna Vacca
Brianna Vacca is a contributing writer for NYCountry Swag.
Brianna is a Music Business Student at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Alongside being a full-time student, Brianna is a Folk/Indie Singer/Songwriter, Music Journalist, and an ambassador for Sofar Sounds Philadelphia, and a student brand ambassador for Live Nation.
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Before its official release, Riley Green’s “I Wish Grandpas Never Died” made its rounds touching the hearts of country music fans. Within days of the penned ballad making its debut on YouTube, it miraculously collected a mere 1.8 million views. It has been a staple in Green’s intimate sets over the last few months, leaving […]
The Highwomen, the newly debuted female-fronted crusade composed of Maren Morris, Brandi Carlile, Amanda Shires, and Natalie Hemby, graced SiriusXM Studios, NYC with an afternoon of music and stories yesterday (July 31). “It’s a movement. And it’s a humble movement. It’s one that we’re inviting everyone to be apart of; you’re all Highwomen. Even […]
Brandi Carlile, Amanda Shires, Maren Morris, and Natalie Hemby joined forces to compose an all-female, indomitable group entitled The Highwomen. The quartet released its first, fiery track as a group, “Redesigning Women” on July 19th, as well as an accompanying music video, in anticipation of their awaited album dropping September 6th via Low Country Sound/Elektra […]
“Me and Jack,” released last Friday (July 19th), has Jon Pardi conveying the troubles of a different kind of drinking song. Unlike Pardi’s usual persona of feel-good, dance songs, the deterioration of an inhumane love interest is addressed, leaving the Dixon, California native apologizing for placing faith in the friendship in the first place. This […]
Country music singer-songwriter and Swag Spotlight alum Kelleigh Bannen debuts her newest single “Faith in You” after her fiery, rock anthem “Deluxe.” “Faith in You” continues to polish her soulful, yet gritty persona while honing in deeper into the ideology of faith, and where to channel your beliefs when all gets washed away. It speaks to […]
Powerhouse vocalist Leah Turner showcases her spunk and glamour in her latest video “Blah Blah Blah.” Turner emits her distaste in a man who promises commitment but fails to follow through. Turner makes it crystal clear that all talk and no action is no longer something she’ll settle for. “All I’m hearing is your blah […]
25 year old, Chattanooga, Tennessee local released his new single “Like a Rodeo” after striking his Instagram followers a deal. Brown’s abbreviated, teased lip-syncing clip of the new track had to obtain over one million views. It did. This emotive, lyrically penned track, released on July 12th, begins with illustrating the roller coaster ride of […]