Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
Taste of Country Staff
Album Spotlight: Jon Pardi, ‘California Sunrise’
There’s a certain tempo that Jon Pardi works best in on California Sunrise. It’s a mellow stampede that leaves room for his personal storytelling and naturally rowdy inclinations. The best songs on the singer’s sophomore album reside there.
Easton Corbin, ‘Are You With Me’ [Listen]
Easton Corbin's new single has already been a pop hit all over the world, but he's returned "Are You With Me" to its original roots to finally release it to country radio.
Album Spotlight: Frankie Ballard, ‘El Rio’
Frankie Ballard absolutely accomplishes what he set out to do with El Rio, his third studio album.
Mickey Guyton, ‘Heartbreak Song’ [Listen]
Mickey Guyton’s “Heartbreak Song” starts like a playful sequel to her masterful ballad “Better Than You Left Me.” Fans see a new side of the Texan on this getting-over-you, pop-country burst of energy.
Gary Allan, ‘Do You Wish It Was Me’ [Listen]
Gary Allan's new single "Do You Wish It Was Me?" is hot with desire. The rising ballad from an upcoming album finds the singer doing what’s most comfortable.
Album Spotlight: Blake Shelton, ‘If I’m Honest’
Blake Shelton is a gifted storyteller, but the best songs on If I’m Honest reveal his own scars.
Win a Trip to Get ‘Reckless’ With Martina McBride at CMA Music Fest
Martina McBride's appearance at CMA Music Festival next month will include you if you win this flyaway to Nashville.
Live Like a King: See George Strait Through the Years
George Strait isn't known as the "King of Country" for no reason. The influential, iconic and legendary hitmaker has had such an impressive career, and even at 65 years old, he's still going strong.
Craig Morgan, ‘I’ll Be Home Soon’
Craig Morgan’s vocals soar once again with “I’ll Be Home Soon,” the new single from his A Whole Lot More To Me album. The midtempo country love song finds the singer building toward a cathartic chorus with each verse. It’s a formula that’s worked well for hi…