Kevin Fowler on killing record labels, what makes Texas so special & chicken wings–EXCLUSIVE

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Kevin Fowler delivered a brand new album called How Country Are Ya earlier this month, a collection that has the singer coming full circle. On his own Kevin Fowler Records, the set was produced by Ken Tondre and recorded from his home in Austin, Texas. Boasting 15 all-original tracks, the album taps into a creative energy he simply wasn't able to uncover through his previous record deals. Free from the constraints of mainstream radio and corporate executives, Fowler delivers one of the year's finest sets.

The album's title track and lead single recently went No. 1 on the Texas music chart, his 11th song to do so. Following this achievement, NashvilleGab caught up with the singer-songwriter to chat about this new chapter in his life, what it means to be a Texan and what fans can find on the record.

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Cody Bryan Band releases ‘When We Were Made’ music video: Watch

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Cody Bryan Band is remarkable for a reason. As evidenced in their song "When We Were Made," they bring a refreshing perspective to the mainstream, through their inherent ability to tell heartfelt stories and craft memorable melodies. Lifted from their debut album Wreck Me, the song is a searing ballad about falling in love and reminiscing about the moment it happened.

In the song's recently-released music video, lead singer Cody Bryan delivers a sensational vocal. His delivery is as smooth as the summer rain, dripping with authenticity. Likewise, the band, also comprised of Zach Lynch (lead guitar), Miles Barker (bass), and Casey Conway (drums), demonstrates its musicianship, far suprassing most of what's happening at radio.

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