Chris Leigh

Chris Leigh: A Working Man’s Christmas

Merry Christmas to all the working men and boys out there!! by Chris Leigh It’s strange the things you remember most about your childhood Christmas’s but one year sticks in my mind more than most. It was the year my parents gave me my first pair of work boots. I guess that seems kinda silly when…

Your Weekly GTC Top 10: 17 – 23 March 2014

The Violent Years The last week of March already?   Last week we had a great chat with The Violent Years‘ Kenneth Bringsdal. This Norwegian alt-rockin’ five piece are bringing grand introspective country flavored sounds that you should give a listen.   We send giant ‘THANK YOUS’ to Kenneth for taking the time out from the new…

Music For Sunny Daze Pt. 3 (Countrified)

By Walter Price If you’re like me and grew up spending the Summertime fishing the crick or water tank, hangin’ at the lake or hitting the county fair or cruising the town drag in old rusted/ragged-out, err, classic Detroit muscle.    Then, hey, we can spend some time together! Good times indeed and we’ll need some tunes to go with those beer,…

Your GTC Weekly Top 10 For 10 – 16 February 2014

RIVAL SONS Let us start this week’s Weekly Top 10 with a huge show of gratitude to all of you for making last week the largest week of readership in The GTC’s short history! Can You Dig It?!   We can surmise many things but what is clear is the two outstanding artists at the #1 & #2…

Your GTC Weekly Top 10 For 16 – 22 December 2013

(OUT NOW) Christmas is just a couple days away and New Years is right around the corner. And this will be The GTC’s last Weekly Top 10 for the year…Time has flown by so fast its hard to fathom.  We would like to give very special Thank Yous to Goldie Lookin Chain, The Blank Tapes,…

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Walter Price’s 2013 Top 10 Albums

Chris Leigh -‘Broken Hearted Friends’ By Walter Price The worst part about year end Top 10 lists is that they don’t go past 10… With that being said, 2013 will absolutely go down as one of the best years for music in decades. That is a fact brothers and sisters. First example, Chris Leigh and his…

Your GTC Top 10 Week of 28 Oct – 3 Nov. 2013

Claudia Price We’re just coming off a great month in October and the new month is in full swing! This past week was an interesting one for sure. The GTC Top 10 changed more times than we have ever seen in a seven day period.  Definitely makes for a good old fashioned race to the…

Chris Leigh & the Broken Hearts: “If You Make It To Heaven”

By Walter Price It’s no secret that as soon as I found my way to the sounds of Chris Leigh & The Broken Hearts I’ve been a die hard fan. Just something about his story, the honesty in his verses and the way he makes music in the grand fashion of times past and knowingly or not putting…

Your Top 10 GTC Articles For The Week 7 – 13 October 2013

Neal Casal – ‘Sweeten The Distance’OUT NOW Good Monday Morning!Let’s have a look at what went on over here at The GTC this past week.Claudia Price had the opportunity to chat up the fantastic Neal Casal and his words and music really hit a chord. Propelling his interview into the top-spot!The week also watched as GTC favorites Warm Soda, Mammoth Mammoth & The…

Your GTC Top 10 Stories 30 Sept. – 06 Oct

Chris Leigh Here is a look at your GTC Top 10 stories from last week… It was an interesting week over here at The GTC. A week that saw two new country acts from different ends of the musical spectrum enter into our radar and make great impacts worldwide. First we met contemporary country artist Brian Milson.…

Chris Leigh Could Save Country Music

By Walter PriceWhere has this man making the old-school honky tonk country music sounds with all the flavors of rockabilly been hiding? The answer, nowhere.  Chris Leigh (and The Broken Hearts) have a new album Broken Hearted Friends and it is a downright jewel! When you think about what is being offered up as country music these…