Category Archives: past openers

Past Opener: Charlie Mars

Musical Ride Tour opener and BTTI-alum Charlie Mars has been featured in a recent Wall Street Journal article: “What Does a Singer Do When the Music Business Collapses?” It is an interesting read about his career and how he continues to be able to be a musician without the backing of a major record label.

Help Michael Tolcher Release a New Album

You may remember Michael Tolcher as one of the opening acts on Hanson’s Underneath tour in 2004.  He is currently making a new album – something he has been looking forward to doing for the past 11 years and is looking for fans help in making that happen.  ANY contribution is welcome and will help him finish the… Read More »

Tyler Hilton CD Pre-Order

Tyler Hilton opened for Hanson on their Underneath Tour in 2004.  His new album, tentatively called “Indian Summer” is available for preorder through Pledge Music.   My new record, tentatively called Indian Summer, is starting to take shape and I’m already so pumped about the early sketches that I wanted to get you involved through Pledge right now…WAY before… Read More »

MEIKO New Album up for Pre-Order

Past Hanson Opener Meiko has a new album that is now available for pre-order! She has set up an account through PledgeMusic where you can pre-order the album as well as get some other cool items that won’t be available anywhere else!  She writes to her email list, “By offering the ore-order of the album a bit earlier… Read More »

Think You Can Cover Kate Voegele?

Kate Voegele has a very cool contest going on right now – upload your best cover of a Kate song to YouTube, let Kate know about it on her Facebook page’s contest section, and you just might win a special prize from Kate! Details can be found here on Kate’s website; you can also find information on Kate’s… Read More »

SK6ERS – new album!

Stephen Kellogg and the Sixers have just announced that their new album, Gift Horse, will be released October 11th.  Go to their newly revamped website, enter your email address and you will get a free mp3 of the first single, “Gravity”!  Tickets for their Boys Only (Plus Girls) tour will go on sale August 5th and 6th –… Read More »

Brandi Carlile – win a VIP weekend in Lake Tahoe!

Win a VIP weekend in Lake Tahoe. Two VIP tickets to see Brandi Carlile on 8/2, Meet & Greet, and a deluxe room at MontBleu Resort in Lake Tahoe. Go to​sents for a chance to win!  All you have to do is leave a comment under their contest post (there are several on the page; you may… Read More »

Help Locksley Choose songs for an Acoustic EP!

Ladies and Gentlemen, Two important pieces of information: First, you can now stream the full record on our website. You’ll notice there are ‘Like’ buttons next to every song. Give the record a listen and then ‘Like’ your 3 favorite songs. After a bit, we’re going to take the 3 most popular songs and record an acoustic EP to… Read More »

Kate Voegele – new song “Heart in Chains”

Kate Voegele’s new song “Heart in Chains” will premiere during the May 17th season finale of One Tree Hill – but for those of you who are a bit impatient, Entertainment Weekly has the song streaming on their website.  Also on May 17th, Kate’s new album Gravity Happens will be released! Her website,, has recently gotten a… Read More »