One of only two female Country music artists to make The New York Times’ “54 Best Songs of 2017” with critic Jon Caramanica observing her current single, “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega,” is “a hearty, expertly written country song about hope after hopelessness,” McBryde was the most added new artist and most added female artist ...
Oct 23, 2017 · The place referenced in the song is called the Crimson Moon, and I actually wouldn’t really call it a dive bar, but semantics. Crimson Moon is a popular singer-songwriter venue. Shawn Mullins went to college in Dahlonega and plays there a good bit, and I saw where Buddy Jewel played a few months ago.
- “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” From ‘Girl Going Nowhere’ (2018) “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” was the lead single from Girl Going Nowhere, and one of McBryde’s biggest songs yet.
- “Bible and a .44” From ‘Jalopies and Expensive Guitars’ EP (2016) “Bible and a .44” is one of the gentlest, most sincere songs in McBryde’s catalog, a quiet, understated love song for her terminally ill father.
- “One Night Standards” From ‘Never Will’ (2020) McBryde knew “One Night Standards” might ruffle some feathers, but, she admits, “I think the touchy subjects are okay to handle.
- “Girl Goin’ Nowhere” From ‘Girl Going Nowhere’ (2018) “Don’t waste your life on that guitar,” McBryde sings in the opening line of “Girl Goin’ Nowhere,” a song inspired by a high school algebra teacher who told her that her dreams of songwriting and singing for a living were “stupid.”
Sep 02, 2021 · 14. "Dive Bar" (with Blake Shelton) - A great song and collaboration between Garth and Blake Shelton. The underwater video was also a big hit. This song inspired a tour of dive bars for Brooks in 2019.
Jan 01, 2020 · "A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega," Ashley McBryde Sometimes the best changes can happen on the worst days. That's what Ashley McBryde sings about in her 2016 breakout single.
Jul 29, 2020 · “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” was the lead single from Girl Going Nowhere, and one of McBryde's biggest songs yet. Critically praised, it was named one of the New York Times ’ 54 Best Songs of 2017, and one of Rolling Stone ’s Top 25 Best Country Songs of 2017.
Feb 04, 2019 · 2018 was a huge breakout year for Ashley McBryde on the heels of her album Girl Going Nowhere featuring songs like “A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” and “American Scandal.” However, arguably the most personal track on the album is “The Jacket,” co-written by McBryde, Olivia Rudeen, and Neal Coty.