I sure hope that you were hip to this great 1982 LP by British singer and keyboardist Paul Carrack. On this record he was joined by his producer and band mate Nick Lowe and his fantastic Noise to Go. Together they were one of the best live bands around at the time and this record […]

Here’s a quick look at the six studio LPs by the hugely successful chart-topping British band, The Jam. Never achieving the kind of fame in the US that they achieved back at home, yours truly likewise had not given the band they attention they deserved. More a fan of Jam leader Paul Weller’s later adventures […]

Like it did for me, reading this 11 Questions interview with Jon Reynolds with introduce you to both an exciting new Nashville artist as well as some other fascinating musicians with whom he has worked. The title of the upcoming debut EP from Jon Reynolds & the Aches, “Petrichor,” also added one of the coolest […]

Since I am guilty of not listening to enough new music, I hesitated doing a best of for 2020. But on the other hand, there were a few records that I just loved that I couldn’t resist talking about. So, here’s a look at all the 2020 releases I bought narrowed down to the eight […]

Here’s a record that I just know you will love. It’s 1989’s unexpected one-off musical partnership from Texan Darden Smith and Brit Boo Hewerdine. “Evidence” is a great acoustic-based record full of great songs sung in a blend of pop and folk. Have a taste and check out what I have to say about it. […]

There’s a lot of ties between the great states of Texas and Tennessee. It started when the Volunteer State helped at the Alamo and continues today through the many great songwriters who have called both places home. Add to the list Country/Americana artist Mason Lively who is currently living the best of both worlds by […]

Take a trip with me to look for some cheap records at my local Goodwill store. You will be amazed at what I find. Please LIKE, SHARE & SUBSCRIBE.

Here comes album #6 in my video playlist of great records that I want to make sure everyone gets to hear. This one is from my favorite band, The Silver Seas, one of Nashville’s greatest treasures. Listen and enjoy a record that in another musical era would have been a major smash. PLEASE LIKE, SHARE […]

Sadly, many of us know how tough Christmas can be when it’s the first we spend without a loved one. Like Music City Mike, Nashville artist Danielle Cormier lost her dad earlier this year. Well, she and her pal, Karlie Bartholomew, who also lost a grandfather, got together earlier this year to pen the touching […]

Watch me discuss a handful of Rock Christmas songs from over 40 years ago. The question to answer is which of these can now be considered to be Christmas Classics. Let me know what you think in the comments below. PLEASE LIKE, SHARE AND SUBCRIBE AND HAVE A MERRY CHRISTMAS! Here’s a Spotify playlist for […]