Day 2 of Country Music Week and the team have uprooted and moved half a mile round the corner to a fully seated Shepherds Bush Empire for a Songwriters Round. At first glance the selection seems a bit unusual, it is skewed 3 to 1 in favour of male singers and there does not seem a a lot that connects the artists at first glance. The opening round was a bit awkward, it started in fine form with Randy Houser acting as host and opening up with a cracking version of “Boots On”.
Heading to the New Borderline is always a pleasure these days and this week for Country Music Week, you know you are in for a treat when the line up is this special. One comment is that acts do seem to be coming on earlier than normal, so first performers may have been noticing a lot of later attendees. So with a good spot to the front of the stage I was ready for Jillian Jacqueline, This was a first sighting for #TEAMw21 and I was so impressed, one woman and a the support o