Welcome to "If If Sounds Country", the only place in Charleston, South Carolina to find the latest music and news from new, local and undiscovered artists and some of the older favorites, too! Our focus is Country, Folk, Americana and Southern Rock you're missing everywhere else!
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Laura Bell Bundy was kind enough to stop by and answer a few questions with us in the WEZL Green Room. What did she think when she first met Charlie Sheen while taping "Anger Management"? How did she get into country music? And the question on all of our minds.....WHAT IS COOTER COUNTY? See it all in "5 Questions With...Laura Bell Bundy".
George Strait will be the next recipient of the ASCAP Founders Award. The honor goes to songwriters and composers who've inspired and influenced their fellow writers.
Past winners include Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Emmylou Harris, Billy Joel, Paul McCartney, and James Taylor. The award will be given out November 4th in Nashville.
Hometown: Garden City, Missouri
Current Single: “Redneck Crazy”
Album: His debut album, Redneck Crazy, hits stores September 30th.
You can pre-order it at Amazon.com. More Info: "Redneck Crazy" has gone gold, representing a combination of 500,000 streams and downloads (Source: Country Aircheck). The “Redneck Crazy” music video has gone viral! Co-starring Lee Brice, Colt Ford and Duck Dynasty’s Willie Robertson, the clip has surpassed more than three million views on Vevo. Tyler will be part of Florida Georgia Line’s first headlining tour this fall. The trek kicks off October 3rd in Brookings, South Dakota.
Eric Church and Taylor Swift have been named to Rolling Stone magazine's list of 50 Best Live Acts Right Now. Eric clocks in at number-40. Taylor takes the 49th spot on the list. Checking in at number-one is The Boss, Bruce Springsteen, followed by PRINCE and THE ROLLING STONES.