LOCASH Join CountryLine Radio To Host ‘One Big Country Show’
LOCASH JOIN COUNTRYLINE RADIO TO HOST ‘ONE BIG COUNTRY SHOW’
First Hour-Long Episode To Air Next Wednesday (May 17)
NASHVILLE, TN. / LONDON, U.K. – Chart-topping country duo LOCASH have announced their new hour-long radio show on CountryLine Radio, ‘One Big Country Show with LOCASH’. To hear a mix of music from their friends, collaborators and favourite current hits, tune in every Wednesday at 7:00pm BST from next week (17th May) here or on DAB Radio in London and across the South East of England.
Following their debut UK show at The Long Road Festival last year, Chris of LOCASH explains “we’re pumped to be able to take our world across the pond and bring in more fans to our Country Family”. Preston adds ““Ain’t the whole wide world just one big country song” is more than just a lyric to us…so we’re bringin’ our “One Big Country Show” to all 4 corners of the world!”
“CountryLine Radio are thrilled to be kicking off the summer of 2023 with LOCASH” says Stuart Banford, Head of Audio at CountryLine Radio. “Listeners already know the hits but this gives them the perfect opportunity to get to know the guys behind the music through the telling of entertaining stories and memories Preston and Chris have built up during their 15 year career so far in country music”.
Currently on tour with Kane Brown, the duo recently received a trio of plaques during their recent stop in Nashville at the end of March, including a Platinum certification for “I Love This Life,” a plaque from BMI marking 4 MILLION radio spins for the song and another from Apple Music commemorating 150 MILLION streams on the platform, a number that has since risen to nearly 170 MILLION.
Their latest release, “Three Favorite Colors” is a “loud and proud” and “hard-hitting anthem” (Country Now) celebrating the USA. Watch the official music video here or stream/download the track here.
Named “country music’s iconic feel-good duo” by PEOPLE, Wheelhouse Records/BMG’s LOCASH – Preston Brust and Chris Lucas – is “hitting homers and serving up first-class songs,” as hailed by American Songwriter. With their loud-and-proud anthem “Three Favorite Colors” as their current release, they recently delivered back-to-back high-profile collaborations with “Let It Slide” (Leslie Jordan, Blanco Brown, LOCASH) and “Beach Boys” (feat. The Beach Boys’ Mike Love and Bruce Johnston). LOCASH’s wild-and-free WOODS & WATER – EP (2021) marked the follow up to BROTHERS (2019), featuring GOLD #1 “One Big Country Song.” Known for PLATINUM breakout “I Love This Life” and their first #1 with GOLD “I Know Somebody,” they’ve earned eight charting singles, two successful albums and over 815 MILLION total global streams since 2015. Respected entertainers with prominent recognition, they hold a history of nods from the genre’s biggest awards shows including a Vocal Duo of the Year nomination at The 56th Annual CMA Awards. Last launching their extended headlining WOODS & WATER TOUR 2022, LOCASH is currently on the road with Kane Brown’s DRUNK OR DREAMING TOUR.
CountryLine Radio was founded by Chris Stevens, it launched as Chris Country on April 27th 2013. The station is now owned by CountryLine, having purchased the station from Chris Stevens and Nation Broadcasting in March 2020. The station was rebranded on March 7th 2022 to CountryLine Radio.
As a brand CountryLine continues to cultivate a global community of Country fans by producing high-quality content with today’s biggest artists. CountryLine was launched in 2018 by Simon Walker and Nathalie Cox, with investors including Sir Elton John. The CountryLine app offers backstage interviews, exciting red carpet coverage, exclusive sessions, and coverage of festivals including CMAFest, C2C, CMC Rocks, and more. Showcasing not only the hottest music, but the coverage also helps to allow Country music fans to become part of a bigger community and feel connected to the Nashville lifestyle.