TWO-STEP YOUR WAY AROUND LONDON'S HONKY TONK SCENE WITH CAROLINE SCOTT
THE CITY COWGIRL SHOW
... boots, bands and brisket with Caroline Scott
The World's Most Southerly Honky Tonk: Falkland Islands | The City Cowgirl Show
Country Hits Radio | The City Cowgirl Show
Podcast: If That Ain't Country: The City Cowgirl Show
Join the illicit moonshine smuggling gang of the Wild West: The City Cowgirl Show
Cowboys, listen in! Country Hayride on NTS Radio
Love classic country? Check out Country Hayride, the radio show packed full of vintage records from old-time, hillbilly, folk, Nashville sound, western swing, outlaw, red dirt, Bakersfield and more. Crispy Cowboy, of the East Lonesome Drifters, explores the foundations of country and Western music every fortnight on NTS Radio – you can expect tracks from artists old and new, with entertaining and factual commentary thrown in! Find out more about Country Hayride in the video above! In the last episode, Crispy selected Country Hayride's 'Crispiest Record of 2018', awarded to Sarah Shook & The Disarmers' new record 'Years'.
Glitter, shimmer and cowgirl boots: Inside the World Dance Masters line dance championship
The World Dance Masters (WDM) Line Dance Championships is one of the most highly anticipated events in the calendar year – a competitive and social event celebrating the talents of dancers around the world. This year, 22 countries were represented at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens over the three-day event – and there were a LOT of cowgirl boots on show! City Cowgirl caught up with event organiser Nicola Lafferty, instructors and award-winning dancers Gary O’ Reilly and Ronnie DeBenedetta, and Reuben and Rachel from Ballroom Bling, to find out what it’s all about. If you’d like to compete in World Dance Masters 2019, WDM line dance workshops are being held this September and everyone is welcome: Scotland (Sunday 2nd September with Nicola Helen) Northern Ireland (Saturday 8th September with Nicola Helen England – Midlands (Sunday 9th September with Stevenson Jen) England – London area (Sunday 16th September with Danielle Daley & Daina Cannon). Got a country dance event or competition to shout about? Let me know!
How to look after your expensive cowboy boots
Paul O’Hea at Vintage Cowboy tells us: 👢 What to look out when buying a pair of boots 👢 Why decorative stitching can make them more valuable 👢 How to care for your boots so they last a lifetime Vintage Cowboy sources all his vintage western cowboy boots in the USA, selling them on a converted London bus! See more of that here: https://bit.ly/2VlegZM What are your tops tips for caring for boots? Leave them in the comments below 👇🏻👇🏻👇
Nash Nights – the home of modern country music in London
If you’re a fan of modern country music, check out Nash Nights UK, bringing the Nashville nightclub scene to the UK 🤠. I spoke to manager Susie McCarthy to find out how Londoners can party to hot new country music from across the pond... 🎶 The night starts off with a live set from an up and coming country artist, and then the resident DJ plays all the latest tracks from the US to keep you dancing til’ late!
Megan Mckenna: From Reality TV to Country music!
The reality star chats to City Cowgirl as she moves away from the camera to step behind the mic – can she really be taken seriously as a performer with her past based in TOWIE, Big Brother and Ex on the Beach? Watch above and let us know what you think in the comments!
Listen to country at the Hard Rock Cafe, London
Staying true to its motto of 'Love All, Serve All', the Hard Rock Cafe boasts live music performances from all genres of music, including some of the best of British country acts. We went along to a Hard Rock Country night, to check out what the night is all about!