the darlins

Freshly Brewed Country

“Fresh Find: The Darlins”

Freshly Brewed Country January 2018

Nashville Music Guide (October 2017)

“This duo is gaining momentum in the country music industry and are sure to become household favorites.”


Country Music Matters (October 2017)

 “They are fun, they are spirited, they are talented and they have a new single out, “Blackberry Whiskey” read more

The Josie Music Awards (September 2017) 

“Named the 2017 Duo of the Year” Read More  

The Country Note (September 2017)

“The Darlins’ sweet soulful sounds are pure and the arrangement is crisp making this an infectious song to roll your windows down and sing out loud.” read full article

Country Aircheck (April 2017)

“PLA Media’s PLAtinum Acoustic Fan Jam II will be June 10 at Nashville’s Wildhorse Saloon. The lineup includes Jesse Rice, Ben Rue, Matt Rogers, Lockwood Barr, Benji Harris, The Darlins and Bailey James” more

Nashville Music Guide (2017)

“The Darlins are here to stay and if you’ll give yourself the chance to check out their website….I’m sure you’ll have a big ole “Crush” of your own…’ more

Country Music Matters (2017)

“The Darlins are still a dynamic duo to watch in 2017″…more

2016 Nashville Industry Music Awards (NIMA)

“The Darlins nominated for Best Duo/Group in the 10th annual Nashville Industry Music Awards”…NIMA Ballot

Music Row Magazine 

“This female duo has a sensuous sound on this slow burning track. A resonator guitar weaves through the arrangement as they languidly drawl their desire in harmony. Feverish.”–Robert K. Oermann 


“Their image, powerhouse songwriting, high energy performances, and soulful mountain harmonies elevate these girls high above the rest. Not only are they multi-talented instrumentalists, but their competitive songwriting skills have helped initiate a posse of superstar hit songwriters who they often collaborate with.”…more

Country Music Matters 

“More and more we are hearing some sassy ladies in Country music and it is welcomed. The new powerhouse duo, The Darlins deliever just what we need with the kickin’ sound of Bluegrass and that touch of sass.”

Nashville Music Guide 

“The Darlins-One of the eight Best Artists of 2015. Jude and Erinn are country rocking Nashville, the USA, and all parts in between. The Darlins have definitely earned a spot in the Best of 2015. Jude and Erinn make the perfect singing duo. They’re each unique and yet those qualities in each make the perfect combination for what will no doubt be a hit making team.”...more

The Daily Country 

“With it’s almost gothic feel, the song is a smoky, sassy number about someone you just cannot get out of your head….even though he may not be the healthiest person for you. With it’s cool riff and the ladies’ strong harmonies, the song carries a sentiment that many a female will be able to relate to.”…more

Celeb Country Secrets 

“Powerhouse female duo, The Darlins are breaking into the country scene with their debut EP Crush.”…more 

Music City Roots

“The Darlins are the whole package. They can sing, they can play, and they look good doing it. But, at the end of the day, it’s all about the song and these girls are writing great stuff that fits them to a T. This is a dynamic duo to look out for.” –John Walker, Executive Producer of Music City Roots

Center Stage Magazine

“Erinn Bates and Jude Toy are the lovely faces of, The Darlins. They are armored with a passion for great music, incredible vocals, brilliant songwriting, outgoing personalities with a touch of sass and hearts of pure gold.”…more 

American Songwriter Magazine 

“Daily Discovery: The Darlins–Say It Ain’t So“…more