Posts Tagged ‘nashville’

Freewheelin’ Marc Scibilia makes a stop in Seattle + interview

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016
Freewheelin’ Marc Scibilia makes a stop in Seattle + interview

Donning a red plaid shirt and his trademark wild, curly hair, Marc Scibilia made his way over to me in the bar of Seattle’s historic Columbia City Theater on Tuesday night – just about an hour before the last show of his tour with fellow Nashville-dwelling singer-songwriter Jon McLaughlin. There are a few influences that I can hear […]

The Apache Relay on Their Latest Album: “We Went To the Ends of the Earth with this Record” + interview +

Friday, November 7th, 2014
The Apache Relay on Their Latest Album: “We Went To the Ends of the Earth with this Record” + interview +

I fell for The Apache Relay as soon as I heard their song “Forest For The Trees.” That song was just the first domino, of course and as I continued to listen to the rest of the songs on their self-titled album I fell more and more in music love with their beautiful vocal harmonies and instrumentation. These guys have an incredible ability to take you somewhere else when you listen to them. For me, their songs are very cozy and they bring me to a bench facing my favorite treescaped park.

Katie Herzig’s latest ‘Walk Through Walls’ + interview

Friday, April 18th, 2014
Katie Herzig’s latest ‘Walk Through Walls’ + interview

Katie Herzig is a very inspiring person. After spending years suffering from stage fright, she kept pushing and growing and is now several albums in to her solo career. But the inspiration doesn’t stop there – Katie is an incredibly innovative artist whose sound has evolved into something that is uniquely her own.

Lindsay Ell on Her New Single and Touring with The Band Perry

Monday, February 10th, 2014

After spending her childhood listening to and learning how to play country music with her family, Nashville (via Calgary) singer-songwriter Lindsay Ell was discovered by Randy Bachman (Bachman–Turner Overdrive) when she was just 13 years old.

Leagues’ Jeremy Lutito talks drumming, Nashville and ‘You Belong Here’

Monday, January 14th, 2013

“You belong here,” – three words that had a profound impact on LEAGUES band-mates Thad Cockrell, Jeremy Lutito and Tyler Burkum. “There’s something about saying that you belong to somebody – that you belong here.” Says drummer Jeremy Lutito, “It’s kind of like you showing up at a party, and you don’t know it’s for you, but literally everyone is genuinely happy that you’re there. That’s our whole deal.”

Nashville’s pillar of creativity: an interview with the incomparable Butterfly Boucher

Monday, October 15th, 2012
Nashville’s pillar of creativity: an interview with the incomparable Butterfly Boucher

The Australian born, Nashville-dwelling Butterfly recently released a self-titled album that showcases her ability to make music unlke anyone else’s.  Tracks like “5, 6 , 7, 8!” and “I Wanted to Be the Sun” will make you want to dance, while songs like “Warning Bell” and “Don’t Look Now” will grip you with their mood-evoking lyrics. “When I went in to record, I really just set out to be as creative as possible. But I also wanted to make a really moving album,” she explained, “I wanted to make an album that really used the power of music to its full potential. That’s what I really like in music.”

Review: Dave Barnes’ ‘Stories to Tell’

Monday, March 12th, 2012
Review: Dave Barnes’ ‘Stories to Tell’

Nashville singer-songwriter Dave Barnes must be one of the best singer-songwriters that none of your friends have ever heard of.