JULY 25 - 27, 2024

Away from the big city lights, the Night in the Country experience transforms the quiet farming town of Yerington, Nevada into a country music destination.


Texas native Erin Kinsey is a rising star in the country music scene, bringing her unique voice and heartfelt songwriting to the forefront. Despite her young age, Erin has been honing her musical talents since the age of 11, and at 23 years old, she stands as a testament to dedication and artistic growth. Born with a deep passion for country music, Erin’s journey led her from the heart of Texas to Music City, where she embarked on her path to becoming a respected singer-songwriter. Her relentless pursuit of her dreams caught the attention of music insiders who recognized her undeniable talent and potential for greatness. Erin’s musical journey took a major step forward with her signing to RECORDS Nashville, a prominent joint venture with Sony Music in October 2021.

In March of 2022, she unveiled her debut EP 40 East which showcased her distinctive style and garnered significant acclaim. Notably, Erin’s music has amassed over 95 million streams across her catalog, underscoring the strong connection she has established with her ever-growing audience.

Her songwriting has not only resonated with listeners but has also been recognized by industry legends. Erin’s remarkable talent has led her to write songs that have been cut by esteemed artists including Dolly Parton, Rita Wilson, Jordan Sparks, Monica, and Sara Evans. This achievement speaks volumes about her ability to craft relatable and impactful narratives that transcend boundaries. Continuing her artistic journey, Erin Kinsey released her latest project Same Day Sessions in October of 2023.

Kinsey bypassed a typical writing and recording schedule in favor of an approach that allowed each song to fully absorb the tone and raw emotions of each writing session, whether it was the urgency and frustration in “never been closer 5.22.22” or the playful confidence in “different us 2.15.23,” all while melding her pop and rock influences yet holding fast to her deep passion for Country music.

This fresh method finds every producer and featured artist doubling as co writers on the tracks, solidifying the synergy of the project. same day sessions revisits a fan favorite from her EP Bet My Heart with “stayed a summer (fall version) 8.19.22.” A collaboration with Josh Kerr, Sara Davis and Micah Carpenter, the song confirms Wide Open Country’s declaration: “If you’re itching for some new coming-of-age country anthems, look no further than Erin Kinsey. She’s all about relatable lyrics and catchy hooks that make it nearly impossible not to sing along with her.”

With her compelling storytelling, genuine connection to her audience, and an ever-expanding body of work, Erin Kinsey is undoubtedly a rising star in the country music landscape. Her journey from a young Texan with a dream to a Nashville singer-songwriter is a testament to her unwavering dedication and undeniable talent.