By the age of 21, Show Dog-Universal Music’s Joel Crouse had already accomplished more than many artists ever dream of doing. He wrote his first song at the age of 14, started a band when he was 15, graduated from high school at the age of 16 and was signed to his record deal not long after his 19th birthday. He has since gone on to open shows for Taylor Swift, The Band Perry, Toby Keith, Darius Rucker, Rodney Atkins, Sara Evans, and even bands like the Goo Goo Dolls.






NASHVILLE, TN – (August 19, 2014) – One of country music’s freshest faces, Joel Crouse is excited to announce the release of his debut studio album, EVEN THE RIVER RUNS today 8/19. EVEN THE RIVER RUNS highlights Crouse’s undeniable talent and craft for storytelling and is available for purchase on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon. ... Read More


Nashville, TN – (July 10, 2014) – As revealed across his social networks, rising country artist Joel Crouse will release his debut studio album, EVEN THE RIVER RUNS on August 19th. Produced by Jamie Houston, the Show Dog - Universal Music project includes the talented singer-songwriter’s newest offering, “Don’t Tell Me,” which is set to hit SiriusXM’s The Highway. ... Read More


Single, "If You Want Some," at Radio Now; Crouse to Join Taylor Swift on Tour Beginning May 28 NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Massachusetts-born singer/songwriter Joel Crouse grew up listening to all genres of music, but it wasn't until years later that he realized his favorites all had one similarity--the stories. It was at that moment, at the ripe age of 14, that Crouse first discovered his passion for country music. He immersed himself with the lyrics with one goal in mind: to be heard on the same country radio ... Read More

Upcoming Shows

 10.24.14 Louisiana State UniversityBaton Rouge, LA
 10.30.14 Gramercy TheatreNew York City, NY
 10.31.14 Water Street Music HallRochester, NY
 11.01.14 Chameleon Club 223 North Water St. Lancaster, PA 17603Lancaster, PA
 11.02.14 Upstate Concert HallClifton Park, NY


« »