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PBS’ UNC-TV TO AIR PARMALEE’S “FEELS LIKE CAROLINA FLOOD...

Nashville, Tenn. (November 16, 2016) – North Carolina’s PBS channel, UNC-TV will be airing country band, Parmalee’s “Feels Like Carolina Flood Relief Benefit” concert statewide Wednesday, November…

PARMALEE ANNOUNCES “FEELS LIKE CAROLINA FLOOD RELIEF BENEFIT” CONCERT...

Nashville, Tenn. (October 25, 2016) – Greenville native and platinum-selling country band, Parmalee announces the “Feels Like Carolina Flood Relief Benefit” to foster the aid of…

PARMALEE RETURNS TO ITS ROOTS TO HEADLINE SECOND ANNUAL...

Nashville, Tenn. (August 30, 2016) – Last night via Facebook Live, platinum-selling country band and North Carolina natives, Parmalee announced that it will return to…

PARMALEE TO RETURN OVERSEAS WITH NAVY ENTERTAINMENT FOR SECOND...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (Wednesday, July 13 2016) – Chart-topping Country act, Parmalee, will return overseas with troops touring group, Navy Entertainment for their second tour…

PARMALEE CAN’T OUTRUN ITS “ROOTS” WITH ANTHEMIC LEAD SINGLE...

“Roots” Music Video To World Premiere May 7 on CMT Hot 20 Countdown ParMAYlee Celebration In Full Swing   NASHVILLE, TN  (May 4, 2016) ~ Stoney…

PARMALEE BECOMES FIRST COUNTRY GROUP SINCE THE BAND PERRY...

PARMALEE BECOMES FIRST COUNTRY GROUP SINCE THE BAND PERRY TO EARN THREE CONSECUTIVE TOP 10 HITS FROM A DEBUT ALBUM “Already Callin’ You Mine” Rises into the…

PARADE MAGAZINE GIVES FANS EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO PARMALEE’S FEELS...

PARADE MAGAZINE GIVES FANS EXCLUSIVE ACCESS TO PARMALEE’S FEELS LIKE CAROLINA HOMECOMING SHOW NORTH CAROLINA BAND RETURNS HOME TO PERFORM FOR THOUSANDS AT ALMA MATER…

There’s a lot to be thankful for this year!

This Thanksgiving we have a lot to be thankful for! A top 15 single (hopefully soon to be top 10), Carolina went Platinum, we’ve toured the…

Parade Exclusive: Parmalee Hosts Feels Like Carolina Homecoming at...

At first glance, the band Parmalee appears to be four guys who love making music together (including hits like “Musta Had a Good Time” and…

Win a VIP Trip to Parmalee’s Feels Like Carolina...

Enter for a chance to win a VIP trip for two to Parmalee’s Feels Like Carolina Homecoming here: http://geni.us/ecuflyaway Feels Like Carolina Homecoming will…

PARMALEE’S NYC DOUBLE WHAMMY!

PARMALEE’S NYC DOUBLE WHAMMY! First Musical Guest to Grace the Stage of NBC’s TODAY show’s New Set (9/8) Parmalee Makes Trendsetting Appearance on MLB CENTRAL (9/9)…

Feels Like Carolina Homecoming

A ‘Feels Like Carolina’ Homecoming!  Country music superstars and eastern Carolina’s own PARMALEE are coming home to East Carolina University on Saturday, November 21! The North Carolina-bred band…

Tour

  • Dec11
    Westbrook, ME
    Westbrook Performing Arts Center
    Sun Dec 11, 6:30PM @ Westbrook Performing Arts Center | Map

    WPOR Jingle Jam
    Sunday December 11th
    Westbrook Performing Arts Center
    6:30 pm
    Parmalee, Michael Ray and Adam Craig

  • Dec15
    Rosemont, IL
    Joe's Live Rosemont
    Thu Dec 15, 8:30PM @ Joe's Live Rosemont | Map
  • Jan07
    Greenville, SC
    Bon Secours Wellness Arena
    Sat Jan 07, 5:00PM @ Bon Secours Wellness Arena | Map

    Parmalee will play a post-game concert on January 7. Parmalee will take the stage at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena after the Swamp Rabbits and Stingrays have finished the contest on the Sandlapper Securities Rink.

    Tickets to the game can be purchased at SwampRabbits.com/country/ or by calling the Swamp Rabbits at (864) 674-PUCK. A ticket to the game gets you into the post-game concert for no additional charge.

  • Jan20
    Peoria, IL
    Limelight Eventplex
    Fri Jan 20, 8:00PM @ Limelight Eventplex | Map

    Doors: 6:00 PM
    Show: 8:00 PM

  • Jan21
    Des Moines, IA
    Wells Fargo Arena
    Sat Jan 21, 8:00PM @ Wells Fargo Arena | Map

    Fans with tickets to the Iowa Wild game that night may remain in their seats for the postgame Parmalee Country Concert. Fans must have a ticket to the game in order to see the concert. Tickets start at only $16 and can be purchased at the Wells Fargo Arena Box Office and online at HyVeeTix.com.

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Parmalee Bio

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 teenagers, snuck into a club to watch their father perform. “The guitar player got too drunk before the gig and didn’t show,”...

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