Hello Folks – I’ve just learned that the show I did for Song of the Mountains, will premiere throughout the state of North Carolina on November 22. The program will air at 6:00 PM on UNC-TV and will also include the performance of Kaitlyn Baker. It will be broadcast nationally after the first of the … Continue reading Song of the Mountains Premiere
The Kickstarter campaign has officially ended – and I didn’t meet the goal. Anyone who pledged will not be charged. I want to thank everyone who participated. Even though I didn’t hit the goal, I was able to reach a pretty substantial amount – but the way Kickstarter works, I am not able to keep … Continue reading Funding Campaign for Empty Glasses Extended
Visit the project page by clicking going to https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/235300744/reagan-boggs-studio-recording-empty-glasses
Reagan has entered the Orthophonic Joy Music Contest presented by the Birthplace of Country Music Alliance. The winner will be given the opportunity to “record on the upcoming ‘Orthophonic Joy: 1927 Bristol Sessions’ album, alongside renowned artists Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris and many more.” She’s created a rough demo of one of her … Continue reading Vote for Reagan!!! Not for president . . .
Three months have passed since the release of Reagan Boggs’ third solo release “Quicksand.” The long awaited album, which she began recording in 2011, has received attention from publications such as Billboard and No Depression. Commonly described as “what country music should be,” it has also reaffirmed to the Americana music scene that Reagan is … Continue reading Reagan Boggs to Perform on Syndicated Program Song of the Mountains
Reagan spent some time recently chatting with Calvin Powers, host of the American Music Show. She plays 3 tracks from Quicksand and talks about writing songs about tough ladies and the value of simple songs. To hear the Podcast click here.
Reagan Boggs’s style comes from the same wellspring of heartfelt emotion, bittersweet reflection and bleak back porch desire that birthed great singers like Loretta Lynn, Tammy Wells, Dolly Parton, and Emmylou Harris. Her voice is filtered through a mix of hard wrought emotion and soothing sensitivity, the kind that breeds great balladry and stirs the … Continue reading What’s being said about Quicksand…
I wanted to put some thoughts together today based on some of the more common questions I am asked about my life in music. Q: How did you get started playing music? A: I cannot remember a time in my life when I did not want to play music. I know this is because of … Continue reading Answers to Some Frequently Asked Questions
Listen to samples of all the songs on Quicksand:
Quicksand is Reagan Boggs’ third and latest solo release. It gets its name from “Can’t Do Life,” a song that Boggs wrote nearly five years ago. It represents the constant tug-of-war that can go on in the mind between hopes and expectations and the reality of what is as “life happens.” It illustrates the difficulty … Continue reading Quicksand – Coming Jan 2014