We are excited! Chuck Dauphin, this year’s winner of the CMA media achievement award, just posted his article in which he interviews Hilary Scott. Entitled “Singer-Songwriter Hilary Scott Talks Name Confusion (No, She’s Not That Hillary Scott) and Her New Album”.
“This is a big week for Hilary Scott, who released her new album, Freight Train Love, on Tuesday.
Wait a minute — we know you’re thinking. That’s Hilary with one L. Though there will no doubt be some confusion with Hillary Scott from Lady Antebellum, the rising performer tells Billboard hat she has an emotional tie to the name.
“I chose my performance name back in 1999 or 2000 when my brother passed away. His name was Scott. That was before I recorded my first album. By the time I started hearing about Hillary Scott from Lady Antebellum, I had already had a couple of albums out under that name and had a website going…”
Read Chuck’s full article in The 615 in Billboard
Thanks to KDHX for playing “Whiskey Bottle Dry” this afternoon-someone requested it! Thanks so much, Fred!
KC Cafe Radio just added me to their playlist so you can now hear tracks from Freight Train Love on there! Follow the link below and you’ll be able to listen to and request my songs along with other amazing artists! Also – I’m excited to announce I will be doing a house concert with them in February!
They are great supporters of indie music so please support them!
Jay Minkin, in his review of Freight Train Love, says:
“I didn’t know about this St. Louis-based singer-songwriter who has recorded ten other albums over the last dozen years, until a copy of her album from KG Music Press showed up in my mailbox. It sat until last week on a cold, rainy afternoon I decided to pop the disc into my car’s CD changer for the commute home and it was as if the clouds parted for a ray of sunshine.”
Read the rest of his review on No Depression