Lucky to have enrolled in Grammy Camp in the same year, the members of Maybe April -- Kristen Castro, Katy DuBois (Bishop), and Alaina Stacey have been singing together ever since. Writing their first track Loving You Still, reflecting on bad breakups, the group discovered they harmonized well together. Their latest release Paper Heart was written by Kristen, who was reflecting upon her first love passing love notes between desks in school when she wrote the track.
Check out their EP available on iTunes and Spotify as well as their official music video for Last Time via CMT here.
Runaway June is an American country music group consisting of vocalists Naomi Cooke, Hannah Mulholland, and Jennifer Wayne. Rooted in country music, the trio conveys a story in each song. Runaway June’s debut single Lipstick talks of a breakup, while expressing a positive outlook on the situation. Complementing each other's strengths, it’s no wonder why the trio was quick to find success.
Now promoting their latest single Wild West, you can listen to the trio on iTunes and Spotify here.
Growing up in Temecula, CA the trio Temecula Road want to share their stories with the world. Comprised of sisters Maddie and Emma Salute as well as friend Dawson Anderson, Temecula Road has become known for their trademark harmonies and covers which have put them on the map in the past few years. Upon the release of their first two singles What If I Kissed You and Hoping, the trio’s fan base grew significantly. This past year Temecula Road made their debut appearance at C2C’s Country Music Festival, Stagecoach, and on the Radio Disney Country Stage during CMA Fest following the release of Everything Without You.
Listen to Temecula Road on Radio Disney Country and on Spotify here.
The six-piece band Delta Rae has been making their way through the festival circuit growing their fan base ever since 2009. Having received national attention from NPR and the Washington Post, Delta Rae was picked up by Big Machine Records. Having added to their collection of songs, Delta Rae’s new single No Peace in Quiet can be heard on country music radio across the nation.
Take a listen to Delta Rae’s music on Spotify here.
Teen trio Auburn Road is sure to mesmerize you with their collaborative harmonies. Comprised of lifelong friends Alicia Paulson, Paxton Martin and Kristen Brown, the trio isn’t afraid to express their true selves and beliefs in their music. In fact Auburn Road often pushed the boundaries of the modern genre. Releasing their debut album Fancy in 2016, Auburn Road is taking control of what’s to come next by booking shows whenever and wherever they can.
Listen to their debut album here.
I am currently a student at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles as a marketing major. Upon realizing that I wanted to change the way people perceive country music and to help women have a voice, I began Next Women of Country in 2015 promoting new female artists and sharing their stories with the world. You can find me via Instagram @nicolemmarchesi or contact me via email at email@example.com