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Follow Tori Darke To ‘Somewhere In Mexico’



Get ready to turn up the heat this summer because acclaimed country-pop singer-songwriter Tori Darke is back with a scorching new single, “Somewhere in Mexico.”  Call this your official invitation to live life to the fullest this summer. “Somewhere in Mexico” is the soundtrack of your sun-soaked, soul-sipping adventures in 2023.

“While “Somewhere in Mexico” is a metaphor for that place that lets you be you, it’s not necessarily a physical place on a map; it’s that moment when you find your own personal paradise, whether it’s behind the wheel, out with friends, or on a spontaneous road trip.

“For me, it’s the chance to throw caution to the wind, sip on tequila, and take a dip in the moonlit waters. In a world where the daily grind often consumes us, “Somewhere in Mexico” is an escape—a call to let loose and embrace the wild side of life. It’s about shedding inhibitions and surrendering to the thrill of the moment.”

Tori Darke is a familiar face in the world of country music, known for her powerful vocals and heartfelt storytelling. With a string of hit singles and a passionate fan base, Tori is poised to make a lasting mark on the country music scene. 2023 has already been a big year for the 5-foot country diva. Getting married, six international trips, festivals and over 100,000 streams following the release of “Feelin’ It” and “Dodged a Bullet” have ensured continued success.

Previous single ‘Feelin’ It’ was added to all major country music stations including KIX Country, ABC Country, Triple M Country, iHeartCountry and Australian Country Radio.  High rotation radio play combined with major Spotify support on ‘Fresh Country’ and Apple Music Playlist ‘Aussie Country’ has seen Tori as one of our most celebrated country music artists.

A constant fan favourite at festivals and events, 2023 has seen Tori successfully sell out her own headlining show at The Beer Shed in Sydney, performed at Tamworth Country Music Festival, The Big Chill Festival (Armidale) alongside Dragon and Birds of Tokyo, Oberon Rodeo, Nude Up with Adam Brand and a New Zealand solo tour which included a performance at Tussock Country Music Festival,

Get ready to celebrate all things summer, with “Somewhere in Mexico’s”upbeat, fun vibes. It’s the bop you will want to listen to while enjoying tequila at sunset on a beach.


Saturday 2nd December

Cooma Races

Alpine Hotel

Cooma NSW

Sunday 31st December

Koshigava Park

Campbelltown NSW

Thursday 25th January

Tamworth Country Music Festival 


(Performing with Lee Kernaghan) 

Tamworth NSW

Friday 26th January

Tamworth Country Music Festival

Coastal Cowgirl’s Tour (with Jade Holland and Hudson Rose)

The Events Centre

West Leagues Club


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Spotlight On Finnian Johnson



Finnian Johnson, a name that’s been making waves in the country music landscape, brings a refreshing blend of authenticity, passion, and undeniable talent to the forefront. With his soulful voice, heartfelt lyrics, and captivating stage presence, Finnian has been captivating audiences and earning recognition far and wide.

Join us as we delve into Finnian’s journey, from his humble beginnings when he found his talent for music to his current status as a rising star in the country music realm. We’ll explore the influences that have shaped his unique sound, the stories behind his most beloved songs, and the moments that have defined his career thus far.

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Spotlight On….Kim McCartin & Her New Single “Head Above Water”



Dive into the soul-stirring melodies of alt-country sensation Kim McCartin. With lyrics that resonate like a heartfelt conversation and a voice that weaves tales of love, loss, and redemption, Kim’s music is a journey through the heartland of emotions. Experience the raw authenticity of her storytelling, where every note is a brushstroke painting the canvas of life on her latest single “Head Above Water“, out now on all streaming services.

Drawing from roots deeply embedded in the rich Australian soil, Kim’s music effortlessly weaves together the authenticity of country storytelling with the edgy allure of alternative sounds.

On her previous album, Two White Horses, Kim gained debut critical acclaim that left critics and fans longing for more, with songs written by Kim and co-written by the album’s producer, Kevin Bennett. The maturity of her writing at the time won her many fans and friends in the broader Australian music family. Further writing as part of a prestigious song club, Kim was able to collaborate with some of her great friends and notable names in the music industry.

Penning lyrics like pages from a well-worn novel, Kim has just finished recording at her studio on the Sunshine Coast, with a view to releasing a new album in 2024.

With her new single Head Above Water, Kim invites listeners into a world where raw emotions and untamed melodies collide, resonating with a soul-stirring honesty that is both refreshing and unforgettable.

Embrace the rich tapestry of alt-country of a genuine troubadour, whose music speaks directly to the core of the human experience. Don’t pass up the chance to lose yourself in Kim McCartin’s captivating sounds.

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Tami Neilson Records New Single At Willie’s Luck Ranch



One of Tami’s favourite songs from Willie Nelson’s vast library, “Sister’s Coming Home,” would be the perfect way to commemorate her homecoming to the legendary Luck Reunion Festival that takes place on his ranch. Featuring the talented Nicky Diamonds, a native Texan and member of The Black Opry, and produced by the legendary Pedernales Studio’s own GRAMMY winner Steve Chadie, Tami gushed about how meaningful it was to record this song for a number of reasons:

“Growing up performing in a family band, I’ve always loved this song from a sibling perspective. This track documents the first time me and my two brothers have recorded music together in 25 years. It wasn’t planned- Jay performs and tours with me regularly and our little brother Todd creates my visuals and has produced many of my music videos and album covers throughout my career. Todd was there to film and document this project- which was supposed to be just Jay and I recording a little acoustic love letter to Willie for his 90th birthday present. We walked into the studio and Chadie had scavenged around the studio for some percussion and rustled up a kick, snare and a floor tom- (no cymbals a la Willie!) I asked Todd if he would mind hopping on the makeshift kit and The Neilson Family was reunited once again!”

In 2023, following their unexpected live performance of “Beyond the Stars” at Luck Reunion in 2022, Tami and Willie took home the trophy for “BEST COUNTRY SONG 2023” from the Country Music Awards in New Zealand. Neilson has informed Willie that she will be bringing the plaque to give him for his collection. “You know, just in case he wants to display it alongside his fourteen Grammys!” she exclaims while laughing.

“Sister’s Coming Home” is the first release for Neilson since her award-winning album “Kingmaker” stunned fans and press alike in 2022.

“Neilson is at the forefront of the women who are taking back country music. This is the Album of the Year”

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