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Nash Next Artist to Watch: Stephanie Foster

It’s taken me a few years to get Stephanie back in studio, and she’s been QUITE busy since then! She had a baby, she put together a new group, and she has NEW MUSIC!! Check out the full interview here!MORE

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Nash Next Artist to Watch: The NATU Band

I’m so glad Natu isn’t sick of my face at this point! Between having him in for ALL of the rounds of Nash Next, he’s basically made a home of the Nash studios! The Nash Next Illinois Winner and National Finalist stopped by to chat about WHAT’S NEXT for The NATU band! Check it out!…MORE

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Nash Next Artist to Watch: Matt Miller

Our House Band, Matt Miller, just signed another year with us! So we celebrated by forcing him to do an interview with a cold and very little voice! Sorry Matt! We chat the important stuff… you know, the best Halloween candy! Hear the whole interview below!MORE

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Nash Next Artist to Watch: Jessie Ritter

Jessie Ritter won Nash Next 2018 last week in Nashville, and EVERYONE I talked to that knew her said the same types of things about her, that she’s genuine, she’s kind, she’s a GOOD SOUL! After she won, I followed her whole band on instagram, and her fiddle player, Aria, posted this with the caption…MORE

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Nash Next 2018 Illinois Winners: The Natu Band

I was so excited for Natu, and couldn’t wait until we found out if he made the national top 10 for Nash Next before I talked to him… wait, did he just let slip which country artist has Highway on hold? Find out in the interview!  MORE

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#NashNext Finalists: Bret & Sara

First time Nash Next entrants, Bret & Sara, are finalists in the Illinois competition! Listen to the podcast to find out how they’re preparing and how their song came to be!MORE

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#NashNext Finalist: Johnny Whitecotton

Johnny Whitecotton is a second-timer in Nash Next but this is his first year in the top ten! Hear how he’s preparing for it and how his song Ride Along came to be his entry song!    MORE

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#NashNext Finalist: The Natu Band

The Natu Band was runner up to Lick Creek in our local finals last year… can they pull off that top spot this year? Listen to see how Natu and the band are preparing this year, and how the song he submitted for Nash Next, Highway, came to be! And catch Natu at the Par-A-Dice…MORE

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#NashNext Finalist: Austyn James

Austyn James is SO excited to be in the Top 10! He stopped by the studio with his band to chat, and we talked about how his song “I Can’t Wait” came about and how he’s preparing for the finale! See Austyn live at the Par-A-Dice Hotel Ballroom on September 9, at 1p!MORE

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#NashNext 2018 Finalist: Aileeah Colgan

    Aileeah Colgan stopped by Nash (with her husband/Guitar Player, Dave)to chat about the Nash Next competition and how she’s preparing! Check her (and the other finalists) out at the Par-A-Dice Hotel Ballroom on September 9th at 1p for our local finale!  MORE

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Nash Next 2018 Finalist: Katelyn Kocher

Katelyn Kocher stopped by the studio the other day to chat about being a finalist in Nash Next for the second year in a row! Listen in, and come cheer her on at the Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino on September 9th!MORE

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#NashNext 2018: The NATU Band

The Natu Band was runner up in Nash Next last year after having only been together as a band for a few months! Do you think they can take first this year?MORE

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#NashNext 2018: Alika Arlynn

Alika Arlynn is back for another year of Nash Next! You’ll remember she made the top 10 last year… can she get there again? Check out her Facebook Live Q&A here, and give her a rating!MORE