New albums slated for a January 2015 release come from a family trio, a bluegrass legend and one of Texas' finest. There's a lot to like in country music as the year kicks off, scroll down to see all anticipated releases.
The sixth Reckless Kelly Celebrity Softball Jam is aimed to grow the $150,000 already raised for youth baseball in Austin, Texas. Roger Creager, Turnpike Troubadours, Cody Canada and the Departed and more have all signed on to play a concert that follows the May 11 game.
Sometimes, a song written for selfish reasons can resonate deep within the country music fanbase. That should be the case with 'Prayer for the Lonely,' a song from Cody Canada and the Departed's new 'Adventus' album, available Nov. 13. Listen to the Taste of Country exclusive premiere of the song below.
Cross Canadian Ragweed were one of the most influential and popular bands to come out of the Texas Red Dirt music scene, releasing seven critically acclaimed albums before breaking up in 2010. Band members Cody Canada and Jeremy Plato then teamed up with Dave Bowen, Seth James, and Steve Littleton to form a new band called Cody Canada and the Departed. As Canada and James explained in a new interv
Former Cross Canadian Ragweed frontman Cody Canada will take his new Texas country band on tour with him alongside Shooter Jennings this month. The Magical Misdemeanor Tour with Jennings and Cody Canada and the Departed begins on March 21 in Ruston, La.
Make it two in a row for Cody Canada and the Departed. 'Skyline Radio,' their No. 1 hit on the Texas radio chart, knocked off Cody Johnson's 'Diamond in My Pocket' by the slimmest of margins, which means the group will move on to face a new challenger during this week's Taste of Country Texas Red Dirt Rumble.