‘Catch of the Day’ – Ashley McBryde – “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” [AUDIO]
Today we feature an artist from Arkansas who style and sound are sure to become familiar to country music listeners, who will be drawn as much by her sense of humor as they will be by her incredible music and songwriting talents. An artist who first came to our attention as an indy artist trying to get her songs heard, and just recently signed with Warner Brothers Nashville/Atlantic Records, and will be getting just that.
In 2016, Arkansas native Ashley McBryde self released her debut EP Jalopies and Expensive Guitars. The project caught on quickly, becoming a Billboard "Heatseaker" and climbing into the iTunes top-20 and garnering McBride the attention of Q Prime Management, who handle acts like Eric Church, The Black Keys and Brothers Osborne. McBryde was signed to Q Prime Nashville and sent on the road with Willie Nelson, Hank Williams, Jr and Chris Stapleton in 2016, while also working on a debut, full-length album.
Ashley has an interesting contemporary take on classic country music. You can definitely hear the influence of Miranda Lambert in her music, and see it in the way she carries herself on and around a stage. Confidence exudes from McBryde, and she has made already made a fan of Eric Church, who introduced her when she recently made her debut on the legendary Grand Ole Opry stage. Ashley also played CMA Fest, and her debut single has been heard regularly on Sirius/XM Radio.
Taking her career to the next level, McBryde has recently signed with Warner Bros. Nashville/Atlantic Records. The label is re-releasing the album and it's lead single, meaning now that Ashley's powerhouse music will have a
powerhouse label behind it. That single is once again in our spotlight. Bought to you by All American Super Car Wash of Lawton, Ashley McBryde's "A Little Dive Bar In Dahlonega" is today's Catch of the Day, new music you haven't heard, but you'll definitely want to hear it again.
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Today’s Key Word: “DIVE”