Morgan Wallen’s most recently released track is an acoustic cover of Grammy award winner, Jason Isbell’s song “Cover Me Up.” The single shows a different, heartfelt, side of Wallen, which is a stark contrast to many of the upbeat, good time, party songs that most of us are familiar with from his debut album If […]
About Olivia Reese
Olivia Reese is a contributing writer for NYCountry Swag.
Olivia’s favorite past-time is all things related to music and concerts, especially in country music. She loves traveling and learning about new places, making Harry Potter or Disney references, and will jump on the chance to go to the beach any chance she has.
Entries by Olivia Reese
The 2019 Academy of Country Music Awards is fast approaching, taking place on April 7th at 8:00 PM Eastern at the MGM Grand in Las Vagas, Nevada. The award show is in its 54th year and quality of the line-up of performers reflects that; Reba McEntire is returning as the host of the show. The […]
Rachel Wammack’s latest single “Enough,” was released on March 15, 2019. Co-written with Laura Veltz and Sam Ellis, “Enough” is a descriptive track that conveys that simplicity is the key to life. Despite having goals and dreams, appreciating the good things that you have, love and family are what really matters. It provides two […]
For many of us, 1999 may not seem that long ago but nonetheless, it’s been 20 years since then. 90’s country was at its tail end and the 2000s was just around the corner, resulting in a unique blend of two decades of country music influenced of the past 9 years and foreshadowing the what […]
After a banner year in 2018 vocal group Farewell Angelina is kicking off the new year with even bigger strides with the release of their second EP Women & Wine. With seven songs, the generous EP gives an insight into what the future holds for the ladies of the group. The first song on the […]
2018 saw its share of hot-topic issues including the inequality of the mainstream presence of women in country music, which will likely continue to be a hot-topic moving into 2019. If the Billboard Top 40 Country charts over the past few weeks, with only two women on the chart the weeks of December 11th and […]
The 2019 Grammy Nominations were announced Friday, December 5th for the awards show that will take place on February 10th, 2019. It should be no surprise to any country fan that the genre asserted its presence in the music industry after the incredible year country music has had. Many country artists were nominated, most of […]
It’s no surprise that country music and its fan-base has seen unprecedented growth in the past few years, for a variety of reasons. Country songs are being played on pop radio, are on multi-genre playlists, many great cross-genre collaborations happening, country artists are frequently featured on many specials and TV shows, and an increase in […]
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! As Thanksgiving is behind us and the magic of the holiday season begins to fill the air, what better way to get into the spirit than turning up that holiday music? In the list below, we’re taking a look at original Christmas songs from some of our […]
Everyone knows the feeling of finding out that one of your all-time favorite artists are going on tour and coming to a venue near you. First, you experience the overwhelming excitement and “I have to go” feeling. Then, the eventual realization that seems like everyone else also wants to go, hits you. Even if the […]