WINNERS of The 53rd Annual Country Music Awards (CMA)

The 53rd Annual Country Music Association Awards, or CMA Awards, was held on November 13, 2019 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee, hosted by music icon Carrie Underwood, and trail blazing legends Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton. HERE ARE WINNERS: Garth Brooks won Entertainer of the Year at the 53rd annual CMA Awards on Wednesday, giving the superstar performer…

A World of Fantasy!

“I was lost in your world of fantasy,” did this just happen? I am still stunned!! What a thrill ride, never to be forgotten, honored to have been included. Banger Films is where GREAT MUSIC STORIES are MASTERFULLY TOLD and these global leaders are known for their outstanding productions ZZ…

Dave Woods presented Story Tellers

My home away from home, the notorious Hugh’s Room Live, filled up quickly considering Toronto just got walloped with its first blast of winter and the streets were still being dug out. Diehard country fans and some 1st time HRL visitors, came in droves to enjoy a fabulous meal from…

Marshall Dane Entertains!

Spoons, Lee Aaron, Darby Mills, Burton Cummings, Jim Cuddy, Crystal Shawanda, Fred Penner, Royal Wood, Triumph, Geddy Lee and Marshall Dane, what do they all have in common you ask? Well, they are acts I adore, as well, for those who follow Canada’s music scene few may stop at that…

Never Ending Fling!

The Embury’s are a suave three-part harmonic act from Peterborough consisting of Emily Burgess lead vocals/guitar, Marcus Browne on drums/vocals adding in Dawson McManus on bass rounding out the unique bluesy rockabilly-infused flare. They have been making their musical treks across the globe being recognized as an internationally acclaimed trio…

Dave Woods PRESENTS Storytellers @ Hugh’s Room Live.

DAVE WOODS, host of the entertaining podcast ‘In The Country’ is a ​nominated Industry Person of The Year by the CMAO Country Music Association of Ontario in 2017 & 2019.​Along with being a lifelong Country music fan, Dave is a songwriter and monthly columnist for CMAOntario. Dave hosts evenings of musical magic…