OUR ROSTER OF BANDS:

 
RICK MONROE
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RICK MONROE is a travelin’ man ... performing across the US, and around the world. Rick's music is good-time anthems and bedrock country, with a powerful rhythm and sing-along hook. Jägermeister recognized his connection with the fans, making him Brand Ambassador for the annual Jägermeister Country Tour ... as welcoming act & emcee for headliners like Lee Brice, Eli Young Band, Randy Houser, Aaron Lewis and other major names; only Monroe has been invited on each tour.  Rick has clocked around 45,000 miles on radio tours & opened for an array of major artists, including Dierks Bentley, Charlie Daniels Band, Eric Church & Montgomery Gentry.    
SALAZAR
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SALAZAR is country music with a wild side! Rock, Blues, and Southern Rock. Ballads to Anthems! Driven by their own unique sound and energy, on and off the stage, supported by a loyal and growing fan base. From "in your face" "guitar driven" "party songs"....to SALAZAR's own ballads ... they truly put on a show! SALAZAR has shared the stage with many of the local artists in the Ga music scene including; Highway 55, The Tiger Creek Band, Lance Stinson, Hatton Still, as well as a few signed artists such as Molly Hatchet, The Lacs, Twang & Round, Colt Ford, Saving Abel, Jeff Bates, and a more coming up soon. The boys of SALAZAR with their unique style of bluesy and rockin' country music, are taking South Georgia by storm!   
8 SECOND RIDE
    
WE ARE 8 SECOND RIDE ... based out of middle Georgia, 8 Second Ride is a high energy, modern Country band playing today's hits.  If you are hearing it on the radio,chances are 8 Second Ride is playing it in their shows!  With 3 part harmonies, and a rich, full, 5-piece band putting out layers of country music goodness, an 8 Second Ride show is sure to bring the good times on!  8 Second Ride has just released their first EP music album, including a fun, summer beach song, and are currently producing the music videos for these songs. 
MATT ROGERS
MATT ROGERS delivers music  rich with emotion and struggle.“If you want someone’s attention—be different.” Today, Matt is performing all across the south, and has recorded a five-song EP and has just released two new singles, produced by industry giants Dino Pastin and JoAnn Berry, "I Was Raised" and "Please Come to Boston" have already created waves of enthusiasm with music executives in Nashville. In March 2015, Nashville Songwriters Association International (NSAI) and CMT selected "I Was Raised" for a songwriting achievement award. Later in 2015, Matt was a finalist in the Georgia Music Awards, for Country Male Artist and Music Video of the Year for "I Was Raised." In late 2015, Matt was  honored by the Georgia Country Awards as the Overall Artist of the Year.    

  

JUSTIN DUKES
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JUSTIN DUKES is 22 year old Nashville recording artist & songwriter from Vidalia, GA. He is 2015 GA Music Awards Country Male Artist of the Year and 2015 Georgia Country Award's Male Artist of the Year. He has been singing and performing since the age of 8. He has a catalog of 30+ original songs and has played at 200 + venues from 2012-2014. After graduating college at East Georgia State College,he moved to Nashville, TN to peruse his songwriting and recording career. He has opened for artist such as: Vince Gill, Charlie Daniels, Craig Campbell, John Michael Montgomery, Shenandoah, David Nail and Joshua Scott Jones. With his unique voice and his writing ability to connect across age groups in the country music genre, he is embarking on a solo career where he continues singing, playing the guitar, and writing music. 
LAUGHLIN
  

Former Georgia Bulldog pitcher Zach Laughlin, traded careers from baseball to professional musician with Georgia country group LAUGHLIN the result. Playing cover songs in college bars to start, they soon began writing their own unique mu ...with pop, rock, and folk influences, but well grounded in their classic country roots. Great vocal harmonies are evident in their song “Lullaby” on their debut album “The Run Around," however, they're unafraid of trying new and unconventional approaches, as heard in their single “Summer Song.” LAUGHLIN prides themselves on an exciting and energetic live show. Their onstage chemistry has been rewarded with Georgia Country Music Awards' nominations  in “Best Country Group” and “Artist of the Year” categories. 

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DANIEL JOHNSON
  
DANIEL JOHNSON first began performing in college bars and house parties as a freshman at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia.  After graduation, he recorded his debut EP album “Dry County Nights” and was recognized as runner up, Georgia-Country Music Awards, Male Vocalist of Year. Two years on the road touring, led to his 2014 solo EP album “How Bout Tonight.” A move from southern rock toward modern country created opportunities, w/Daniel opening for major label artists from Darius Rucker, Randy Houser, Lee Brice, Cole Swindell, Craig Morgan, to Chase Rice, David Nail, Colt Ford, and the Swon Brothers. 2015 saw his release of “Lake Life” and “Roads I Used to Run,” showcasing his new direction, recording with Grammy winning producer Jamie Tate at the legendary Rukkus Room Studios in Nashville, TN.
 
CHRISTINA TAYLOR
  
CHRISTINA TAYLOR may be a young newcomer to Nashville, but she has already been making her presence known, for example, winning the "Battle of the Beach" and earning the chance to open for Keith Urban June 10, 2016. You can hear her early R&B, Pop and Soul musical influences reflected in her original country sound. Christina's musical direction is inspired by a desire to connect with and be a voice to her peers;"I feel that I have a responsibility to write and sing about what its like to grow up in today's world ... there is so much going on every day to draw from, and those feelings, emotions and experiences show up in my music." Watch for Christina's new music, and see her at venues throughout the Southeast!
ADAM HARRIS THOMPSON
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Adam Harris Thompson, besides his mastery of magnificient beards, is an accomplished musician - with country, blues, and Americana influences.  Ad rich chords on his acoustic guitar and a few bends of the harmonica reeds, and people listen to his soulful sound. Adam was awarded Augusta, GA's  "Favorite Solo Act" (2015) and "Favorite Vocalist" (2016) at an annual people's choice awards event sponsored by Lokal Loudness. Adam's debut single "West Virginia" is slated to release summer 2016, and he hopes it will make a splash. A performer by profession since May of 2015, Adam has established a place for himself in the Georgia/Carolinas music scene, appearing solo, and with a full band, trio, or duo as well.
 
MATT AUSTIN
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Detroit, Michigan native and Nashville Country Recording Artist. Nominated Best New Country Artist 2016 by New Music Weekly. Emerging national act, with recent sophomore single "Bad Feelin’" to national country radio, reaching #1 for 4 weeks on the New Music Weekly country main chart and cracking the Top 80 on the Music Row Country Breakout chart! Current single, "The Island," is affecting Country Radio now, and has been labeled by the industry as the “feel good song of the summer.” Extensive touring history of the Great Lakes region. Prior direct support for Lee Brice, Brantley Gilbert, Kane Brown, Chase Rice, Sam Hunt, Jon Pardi, Frankie Ballard, Uncle Kracker, Aaron Lewis, Charlie Worsham, The Cadillac Three, and more!
ZACH LINLEY AND
THE REBEL DAREDEVILS
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Zach Linley & The Rebel Daredevils have played extensively throughout the Midwest, opening for artists such as Gary Allan, Jamey Johnson, Frankie Ballard, Josh Thompson, David Allan Coe, as well as numerous other talented acts and musicians. They've  caught the attention of Nashville, with artists such as Wynonna Judd giving them a big "thumb's up" on social media site Twitter.Co-Founder and former CEO of CMT Nyhl Hensen says, "Zach Linley is the Garth Brooks of the new millennium. I can see him being a key player in the next era of country music."  Be sure and check out their  latest EP release 'WHAT IT TAKES', available on digital retailers now.
 
JUSTIN WEST 
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The Justin West Band is a high energy four piece band grabbing the attention of their audience throughout the Southeast and beyond. Justin West is a dynamic, young artist backed by three seasoned musicians on guitar, bass & drums. The Justin West Band plays a blend of new country, classic country, and rock. Along with this fusion, The Justin West Band has several originals inspired by many well known country artists: Brantley Gilbert, Eric Church, Keith Whitley, and more. This group of guys know how to put on one heck of show!
 
GARRETT SPEER
   
Over many years of playing locally, Garrett developed a strong fan base throughout south Florida, sharing the stage with some of Country's biggest acts. In 2015, he made the jump, and moved to Nashville, and within a couple of months he'd developed relationships and was playing in some of the biggest venues in the Southeast. Garrett's first single, "Good Time" was released December 10, 2015, and quickly saw success, climbing the Reverbnation Charts. With thousands of digital downloads, "Good Time" charted in the top 40 country singles for 3 consecutive weeks, gaining momentum on iTunes as well. Watch for his new EP to be released Winter of 2016. 
 
 
MATT CHASE
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From the low country of South Carolina, Matt was destined for a life of music. Growing up in an atmosphere of southern tradition and southern roots, he would find himself sitting in front of the radio listening to the legends such as Alan Jackson, George Strait, Keith Whitley, Travis Tritt and more. From the time he could pick up a guitar he began to write songs and mimic playing to thousands of screaming fans. Today, Matt, lives in Nashville, TN and is making waves in the country music industry! Keep an eye on this up-and-coming artist! 
 
TREY TEEM
   
A native Georgia boy, born from a large family of hillbilly bluegrass pickers from the rural mountains of Western Virginia and raised on the vibe of southern rock, traditional country and the indigenous blues that is Macon's musical soul. These are the ingredients for the unique sound that is purely Trey Teem, and a long list of awards and nominations serve testament to his success. Trey’s conviction to his music, his humble confidence along with the support and dedication of his band pushes him into 2016 with a clear perspective of what he wants…..to see YOU at a show!



 
RAY FULCHER
    
Growing up in small town Georgia, Ray learned the values of the simple life, what it means to earn a buck, and how a country song means more than honky tonkin’ and sad stories. Growing up on Tritt, Jackson, Whitley, George Strait & Johnny Cash, and inspired by artists such as Eric Church, and The Zac Brown Band, Ray took the next step and made the big move to The Music City. Ray’s songs reflect his small town upbringing … dirt road memories, football games, and pretty girls lettin’ their hair down. Look for Ray and his band County Line near you!
KENNY GEORGE BAND
NICK ALLIGOOD
          
Nick Alligood is a Southern-Born force ... with a hunger to “fill the boots” of artist’s that have paved the way, while keeping true to his own roots. Taking home the Georgia Music Awards Male Vocalist of the Year in his second year as a solo artist, and, showing up in boots with a firm handshake can only help show there is promise in a world that shadowed by negativity. This great nation was built with hard work, and Nick is helping to give a voice back to the class that demands one so powerfully, Nick doesn’t speak or sing with a twang or southern drawl; he announces his message with a strong American accent.
 
RYN CRIDER
           

Born and raised in a small rural town in Georgia, from a family of musicians and radio personalities, Ryn has music in her blood. With influences of R&B, soul, and funk, along with rock and blues, and brought up on the country classic, gives her a broad musical base. A well-versed singer, Ryn has performed on the same stage as artists like Rhett Akins, Locash Cowboys, Bobby Pinson, Daryl Singletary and many more. In 2016, Ryn was named the Georgia Music Awards Female Country Artist of the Year.  
 

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CHRIS HAMRICK
             
Brought up on country music and hard work, Chris Hamrick was born and raised in Dacula, Ga. From an early age, his father taught him that you can't sit and wait - you have to get up, get out there, and make your dreams come true. Chris picked up the guitar at the age of 17 and hasn't put it down since. At 19, he joined the United States Navy. While in the Navy, Chris started playing shows all around Virginia and took the state one city at a time. Chris is known for his original songwriting, witty stage presence, and humble personality. Chris and the band have traveled the United States and opened for national acts such as Swon Brothers and Cowboy Troy. 
BRENDAN ROBERTS
   
     
Brendan Roberts is a singer/songwriter country artist based out of Newberry, SC, who travels regionally through the South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, and North Carolina circuits. In short, his music is country, old and new.  With a sound that can best be compared to artists such as Thomas Rhett, Tyler Farr, and Brantley Gilbert. Brendan has become a sought after artist in the Southeast and tours the college circuit, Bars, and music festivals year-round. Brendan Roberts has grown up around music and his goal is to spread his music worldwide. His goals have no end and he will stop at nothing to reach them.
WHISKEY RUN
Whiskey Run is a top 40 Country/variety Band based in Augusta, GA, playing everything from the newest, hottest country hits to classic rock!  The band was formed in late 2013 when we decided there needed to be a great country/rock cover band in the Augusta, Ga area. The idea stuck, and the band melded together to form one cohesive Rock N Country machine! When you want to hear today's Top 40 Country Hits performed live, there's only one place to go to see it - wherever Whiskey Run is playing! See y'all at the next show! 
 
MEGAN FOWLER
Megan was raised in the quiet countryside of Taylor County, Georgia, where the simple country life keeps her grounded while reaching for her dreams. Her music is a beguiling mix of class and country, sweetness and determination, and the stage is where she wants to to be, guitar in hand, singing her heart out for all to hear. Chosen Georgia-Country.com Female Country Artist of the Year in 2013, 2014 and 2015 ...her song "Match Made in Heaven" was featured on Backyard Country on 94.9 The Bull as well as 96.5 for 10 weeks.  Megan’s dream is to be a successful entertainer who will be a positive example and encouragement to people through her music and life.
 
 

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