Introducing The Newest Members of The NYCountry Swag Team

NYCountry Swag is proud to announce the addition of ten new contributing writers to the team.

As fans first, it was important for us to expand our team and bring new voices to our brand as we continue to grow.  By growing our family of music lovers, we will have the flexibility to add more content and continue to bring fresh country music news to our followers.

We look forward to sharing the unique voices of our new team members and highlighting all of the aspects of the country music genre far beyond our home base in New York City.

Learn more about our latest additions below:


Nicole Bochinis, Contributing Writer

Nicole is from Westchester, NY.  She is currently a full-time student studying Business.  Aside from loving country music, she is a pastry chef with her own cupcake business. Follow along on Instagram & Twitter: Nicolebeexo


Kelly Cunningham, Contributing Writer

Kelly is a student in journalism and PR hoping to branch into the music business. She’s born and raised in New York, but found a new home in Nashville. You can follow Kelly on all socials: @kellysheac


Taylor Felvey, Contributing Writer

Taylor is a proud US Navy wife and Mom to a beautiful 2 year old boy, Owen.  Originally from Rockaway Beach, NY but currently based in Fort Worth Texas.  Fun fact, she was named after the musician James Taylor. Connect with her on Twitter: @babsietweets & Instagram: @taylormade42083


Crystal Fenton, Contributing Writer

Crystal is a freelance writer and yoga instructor. She loves country music and coastal living, preferably combined together in the South Carolina lowcountry, being on the water or adventuring in the outdoors, writing, reading and dogs. Find out more on Instagram: @cf912


Molly Holmberg, Contributing Writer

Molly is from Eugene, Oregon. If Garth Brooks & George Strait were in a room filled with tacos that would be her dream come true! She loves country music, songwriters, the artists & just being a fan. She goes to just about every event she can to engulf herself in & learn more about the country music family! IG: @mollyholmbergphoto


Nicole Piering, Contributing Writer

Nicole grew up on Long Island, saying that she liked “all types of music, except country.” That all changed when she randomly attended a Rascal Flatts concert at MSH in 2007 & was immediately hooked. In addition to her love of country music, Nicole loves all things Disney-related. You can find her on Instagram: @NicolePiering


Nicole Sellati, Contributing Writer

Nicole grew up in the Bronx and recently found a love for country music.  You can almost always catch her at any country music event in the area. When she is not attending concerts, you can find her in the city seeing a broadway show, going on food adventures, traveling or at home binging a T.V. show with her dog Daisy.  Follow her on Instagram & Twitter: @nicolious


Danielle Tornatore, Contributing Writer

Danielle was born and raised in the Bronx. She is addicted to concerts, coffee, traveling and binge watching TV shows. Follow her on Twitter & Instagram: @deetornatore



Shanna Vitaliano, Contributing Writer

Shanna grew up in New Jersey & is a huge fan of country music and going to concerts. When she’s not working she enjoys traveling; you can find her on a camel in Morocco, or shark cage diving in Hawaii. She is an avid NY Mets fan and an animal rescue volunteer! Connect with Shanna via Instagram: @svitaliano & Twitter: @ShannaVitaliano


Erica Zisman, Contributing Writer

Erica is a 20 something social worker from Long Island, New York with a passion for the creatives and, of course, all things country music. In her free time, you can find her planning impromptu trips to explore new cities, but Nashville, Tennessee remains her favorite. Feel free to follow along on the adventurous ride via Instagram: @love_ericaaa



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