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TUNE-IN ALERT: PARMALEE ON CMT HOT 20 AS PART OF TORTUGA MUSIC FESTIVAL COVERAGE THIS SAT. 4/19 (REPEAT SUN. 4/20)

CMT Hot 20 will be airing its coverage of last weekend’s Tortuga Music Festival THIS SATURDAY, APRIL 19, and Parmalee will likely be featured as…

PARMALEE FEATURED ON – Working Man’s Poet: A Tribute to Merle Haggard

Broken Bow Records is pleased to announce the April 1st release of a star-studded tribute compilation honoring one of the greatest Country music icons of…

PARMALEE PREMIERES OFFICIAL LYRIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE “CLOSE YOUR EYES” EXCLUSIVELY ON RADIO.COM

ACM New Artist Of The Year Nominee Voting Continues Through Tuesday, Feb. 4 At 3:00pm EST  (Nashville, TN)~ Today, Radio.com, CBS RADIO’s online and…

Countdown to Valentine’s Day! 14% Off

The countdown to Valentine’s Day! Get 14% off any purchase from Parmalee’s online store online store now through 2/6!  COUPON CODE: VAL14  Click…

ACM New Artist of the Year: Voting Open, New Single “Close Your Eyes”

Parmalee was recently announced as a 2014 semi-finalist for the Academy of Country Music’s coveted New Artist of the Year category. Beginning today (Jan. 21),…

PARMALEE ACM NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR SEMI-FINALIST! Fan voting will begin at www.VoteACM.com and www.GACTV.com/ACM on Tues., Jan. 21

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC & GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY ONCE AGAIN PARTNER TO LET THE FANS DECIDE NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR NOMINEES FOR THE…

PARMALEE TO APPEAR ON THE QUEEN LATIFAH SHOW THIS TUESDAY, JAN. 7; PEOPLE MAGAZINE PROCLAIMS #1 HIT “CAROLINA” ELEVATED BAND TO “BIG LEAGUES”; PERFORMING THIS SUNDAY, JAN. 12 AT CAROLINA PANTHERS’ PLAYOFF GAME

PARMALEE TO PERFORM MULTI-WEEK #1 HIT “CAROLINA” ON THE QUEEN LATIFAH SHOW Tuesday, Jan. 7 People Magazine Proclaims Recent #1 Single Has Propelled Parmalee Into…

“Carolina” Spends 2nd Straight Week At #1/ Earns Gold Sales Status

PARMALEE’S “CAROLINA” REIGNS #1 AT COUNTRY RADIO FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE WEEKS SMASH SINGLE IS CERTIFIED GOLD Debut Album Lauded By The New York Times,…

TUNE IN ALERT: PARMALEE ON FOX & FRIENDS TOMORROW (DEC. 13) 6-9 AM ET

Tune in/set your DVR’s for Parmalee’s performance of “Carolina” on FOX & Friends tomorrow morning- Friday, Dec. 13. The show airs from 6:00-9:00 AM ET…

Parmalee, My Favorite Things

Each week Google features a different guest curator discussing their favorite album on Google Play. This week they asked Parmalee.  Check it out…

PARMALEE’S DEBUT ALBUM FEELS LIKE CAROLINA IN STORES TODAY

Family Band To Appear On Tonight’s 4th Annual American Country Awards, Parmalee To Also Headline Official After-Party In Las Vegas Set To Perform Hit Single…

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From this tiny town that’s home to a gas station, two blinking yellow lights, and a small tin- roofed barn dubbed Studio B, country rockers Parmalee launched their long journey to Nashville. The near-fatal robbery Parmalee experienced after a show would have destroyed most bands. But brothers Matt and Scott Thomas, cousin Barry Knox and longtime friend Josh McSwain didn’t call it quits. Instead it reinforced their intense motivation and dedication to one another and to their determination to succeed.

Each obstacle that delayed Parmalee’s arrival to Nashville was an extra mile that allowed the groundbreaking sounds of artists like Jason Aldean and Eric Church to pave the way for the worlds of country radio and Parmalee’s brand of country music to meet at the perfect crossroad.



Parmalee’s country rock sound has its roots in the bluegrass, traditional country, southern rock and blues covers the guys grew up hearing their families play.

Matt and Scott Thomas grew up near Greenville, NC watching their father Jerry front a popular local southern rock blues band. The boys watched and learned, picking up their own instruments and jamming along with their dad’s band. From this they learned how to integrate their own style into the songs they were playing. Barry Knox, who played drums for the church choir, loved what his cousins were doing and soon joined them.

All that practice paid off one night when Matt and Scott, then teenag...

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