Lowdown From Twang Town 

Maren Morris Says She Has Dives Into Heartache For Some Of Her Performances

  • 5:57 am Monday, January 15th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Maren Morris has received her very first number one song on the Billboard’s US Country Airplay charts! Huge congratulations to our All Star Jam veteran. But she deserves it. She has worked hard for years for this, especially with this song. When performing her new No. 1 song, “I Could Use A Love Song,” Maren Morris says she often has to dig deep:

“To make it believable to myself and really have an emotional performance of it, I’ve just sort of reverted to going back to the day I wrote and the feelings that I had…in a healthy way. Like, you can’t [More]

Maren Morris Shares Closeup Of Unique Engagement Ring

  • 7:57 am Friday, January 12th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Maren Morris gets married this year, but last year hr fiance’ Ryan Hurd proposed with this very unique diamond ring. She explained to me at her show in Tampa that she wanted something different, and that this diamond ring is completely uncut, unpolished, etc. It’s very rough around the edges.

Maren tagged the ring to a company named MiskWill, a company known for making “soulfully handmade jewelry.”

Maren Morris’ Unique Engagement Ring

  • 8:20 am Monday, July 17th, 2017 by Staff Writer

This past Friday night I was able to catch up with newly engaged Maren Morris at the sold out Sam Hunt show in Tampa, and you know I of course had to ask about her engagement.

Maren is engaged to fellow songwriter/artist Ryan Hurd – she said she was in sweat pants and a t-shirt when he popped the question – but even more interesting was Maren’s ring, like one I’ve never seen before.

The close-up photo here is NOT Maren’s ring, but the diamond is comparable – it’s uncut, and rough around the edges. It was really cool! Below is the [More]

Sam Hunt Announces Florida Tour Dates!

  • 7:20 am Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 by Staff Writer

Sam Hunt is coming in hot in 2017 with a new tour titled “15 in a 30,” AND new music! Obie & Ashley on K92.3 will premiere Sam’s new song “Body Like a Back Road” on Wednesday (2/1). Tickets go on sale Friday, February 3rd.

The full list of tour dates can be found here.

Friday, July 14th – Tampa

MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre

With: Maren MorrisChris Janson

Tuesday, July 15th – West Palm Beach

Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre

With: Maren MorrisChris Janson

Maren Morris’ Performance of 80s Mercedes on SNL

  • 6:05 am Monday, December 12th, 2016 by Staff Writer

Maren Morris made her SNL debut this past Saturday night and she played “My Church” and also “80s Mercedes.”

Watch her performance below:

Country Stars Nominated for Grammy’s!

  • 9:13 am Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 by Staff Writer

Congratulations to so many of our favorite country artists who were nominated for a Grammy! It was announced this morning on CBS – here are the categories that include country artists:

Best new artist:

Kelsea Ballerini

The Chainsmokers

Chance the Rapper

Maren Morris

Anderson .Paak

Best country solo performance:

“Love Can Go to Hell” — Brandy Clark

“Vice” — Miranda Lambert

“My Church” — Maren Morris

“Church Bells” — Carrie Underwood

“Blue Ain’t Your Color” — Keith Urban

Best contemporary Christian music album:

“Poets & Saints” — All Sons & Daughters

“American Prodigal” — Crowder

“Be One” — Natalie Grant

“Youth Revival [Live]” — Hillsong Young & Free

“Love Remains” — Hillary Scott & [More]