Country Daze

Welcome to Country Daze! The exclusive area dedicated to the ramblings of our Everything Country staff writers. Enjoy our in-house reviews of products, places, nightlife, events, restaurants, artist interviews and more as well as articles and videos from whatever peaks our interest, is on our mind, or something we want to share. From educational to entertainment… we’re here to keep you entertained and informed.

Muddigger 11, Music to get dirty with!

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by John Lindsay – Several years back while working at the Round Up Nightclub, I was introduced to the phenomenon known as mudding.  First, as a manager wondering why numbers were down during these “Mudfest” weekends and secondly, as an introduction to a new style of country morphed with a sense of hip hop. Here we sit today 11 Volumes ...

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Let’s talk about the “Best Years”

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By John Lindsay — It is May and high school students’ thoughts turn towards graduation.  A time of infinite possibility and the turning of the page into adult life.  It seems this time lends a perfect backdrop for the latest single release from country newcomer Cody Lee.  “Best Years” written by Todd Tombetta, Tommy Dalton, and Cody Lee is based ...

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Can Living in the Country Enhance Your Spirituality?

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by Cassie Steele –   If you ever thought that seeing the dazzling colors of the aurora borealis or the majesty of the Grand Canyon transported you to a spiritual state of mind, science has actually proven your right. One study by researchers at Michigan State University, for instance, found that children who spend more time outdoors are more spiritual than ...

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Radio Romance with special Guest Cody Lee, what a difference a year makes…

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by John Lindsay – It was a little over a year ago I had the opportunity to put one of my favorite up and coming bands Radio Romance, together with a brand new artist Cody Lee on a show here at the ol’ Round Up. Well a lot has happened in a year so let’s catch up with them, since ...

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Chris Young’s Single “Drowning”

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by Kristina Evans –   For anyone who knows me personally, knows I love Chris Young and his music.  You might say I’m obsessed.  It also goes without saying that I love his new single “Drowning.” Young recently released the music video for this hit song that is resonating with his fans all over the globe.  It brings out real ...

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SMO 2.0 – This One’s For You

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By Felix Casado – I’m back with another interview! This time with the one and only SMO, who’s new album This One’s For You shows why he’s still on top of the Country Rap game! SMO shows the diversity when it comes to his music and fans. SMO takes it all the way with This One’s For You.  He calls it ...

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Feeding Your Working Dog A Natural Diet

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by Cassie Steele –   The majority of dog owners feed their pets commercial dog food, either in the form of canned meat, or dry kibble biscuits. These are convenient and easy to come by; however, it might not be best diet for a working dog who goes hunting and fishing, as they require a diet that is high in ...

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Are Rural Properties a Financially-Sound Investment?

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by Cassie Steele – Rural properties present a unique challenge for investors. They have certain things going for them, but they also have some drawbacks that investors need to be aware of going in. Rural properties tend to be much cheaper than urban properties, for example, but they also tend to sell slower because of that same limited audience. Key Benefits Rural properties ...

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Spring Time, new beginnings, new life, & New Country!

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by John Lindsay –   Jake Owen – Greetings from Jake The new album from Jake Owen is sure to be a mainstay of cookouts, parties, and summertime fun for 2019.   This feel good collection is the perfect kickoff for the summer with upbeat songs and catchy hooks galore.  You won’t find tear jerking songs of heartache and misery, this ...

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Treat Your Momma Right with These Gift Ideas

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by Cassie Steele – As Southerners, we know that the most important person in your life is your momma. That’s why hunting for the perfect gift for Mother’s Day is quite the daunting task: how do you find a gift as perfect as your mom? Go beyond traditional mother’s day gifts with these suggestions. From indoor plants (a departure from ...

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Spring Style

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by Sebrie Springs –   With the spring season in full bloom, daisy dukes and cowgirl boots are back in every southern belles’ wardrobe. Excited to shed the extra layers, we scramble to find that perfect outfit for every event. From backyard barbeques, country music concerts and late-night line dancing, our “get-up” must be versatile, comfortable, and most importantly, stylish. ...

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Making Memories – Eric Church

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by John Lindsay –   I was driving a couple weeks ago listening to Sirius XM’s The Highway and their Friday Night in Church concert series.  The show was near and dear to my heart as it was the Superbowl Weekend show at Boston’s TD North Garden.  Prior to Eric singing his hit “Springsteen” he told a great story of ...

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