Carolyn Kruse

Carolyn Kruse

Carolyn Kruse

Did you hear what the reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year’s lead singer said on Country 1025 yesterday? You are about to find out! Old Dominion’s Matthew Ramsey dishes about his hot date in Boston, here. Listen as the OD singer shares his excitement at playing Boston and why it’s so special.

Did you ever wonder what other names might have been passed around the group before they settled on Old Dominion? Matthew chats about how they landed on their name. Also, he shares how Kenny Chesney played a big role in the band’s popularity in Boston. What’s Matthew Ramsey’s favorite Kenny song? You’ll have to listen to find out.

Thursday, September 21 is destined to be an epic night when the No Bad Vibes Tour hits the iconic TD Garden. By the way, we have some great suggestions as to where to grab a bite and a beverage before the show, HERE. Old Dominion has quite a line-up leading to their headling set. Jameson Rodgers, Nikko Moon and Kassi Ashton open the show. You can still enter to win tickets from Country 1025 and some tickets are available at Ticketmaster. 

You can find out all kinds of inside info from Ramsey in our conversation. He talks about his daughters, the awards, the new album, the song that got away and so much more. Oh, and their is a brief discussion about birds…? Yup. Do you remember the first album you bought with your own money? Matthew does, and divulges details right here. We are getting close to showtime, so take a listen here as Old Dominion’s Matthew Ramsey Dishes about his hot date in Boston. And get ready to sing along with Old Dominion favorites like  “Hotel Key,” “Break Up With Him,” “One Man Band” and “Make It Sweet.” Just think, after this show the band would have played 2 of our 3 sports venues in Boston. Could Fenway be next?

  • It's Kind of a Big Deal...Playing the TD Garden in Boston

    Hello Matthew, or do you prefer Matt…or do you care? The Old Dominion lead singer answers and shares his excitement at playing this Boston venue. After this gig, the band would have played 2 out of 3 of our sports venues. Is Fenway Park next?….

  • Band Names and Birds

    Old Dominion is made up of Matthew Ramsey, Trevor Rosen, Whit Sellers, Geoff Sprung, and Brad Tursi. Before all 5 agreed to the name Old Dominion, what were some of the other names passed around. Matthew explains, here. Oh, wait… are those birds I’m hearing? 

  • A Favorite Boston experience

    Matthew can’t quite pinpoint, or can’t remember late nights in Boston bars, but Kenny Chesney may have had something to do with it.

  • Daughters and Awards

    Ramsey is certainly proud of all the awards that have come over the years for Old Dominion. Are his daughters impressed? Or are they not really phased by the “rock star life?” Matthew expands on that and if his girls are interested in the music business.

  • Favorite Kenny Song and The Song that Got Away

    We all have our favorite Kenny Chesney songs, even Matthew Ramsey. Or maybe it’s a couple of Kenny songs. There are so many! He dishes, here, and talks about a song he wrote that he gave to a big country star. It became Matthew’s first #1 that he wrote.

  • The New Album and The First Album

    Old Dominion’s new album will drop next month and Matthew are the band are so excited about that. For many it may be the first album they buy. What was the first album Matthew bought? We’ve got your answer here!


  • Odd jobs and Art Jobs

    Before Matthew Ramsey made money making music, he worked at a whole bunch of different jobs. One was actually something he really enjoyed and for which his degree was earned! Who knew?

  • You Never Forget Your First

    Old Dominion’s very first hit came in 2015. They took “Break Up With Him” all the way to #1. Here’s a great throwback from the boys…

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