Category 11 Questions to a Nashville Musician

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: Kailey Nicole

On a certain day last year, one of the estimated 100 people who moved to Music City was a musician. Now fancy that. Well, let’s all welcome singer-songwriter Kailey Nicole to town. After releasing some recent singles and a 2016 EP “Nashville Stickup,” Kailey’s ready to kick off 2020 with her new eponymously-titled EP on […]

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: John Dennis

New Nashville music in the new year will start off strong with an ambitious effort from young Americana/Folk artist John Dennis. “Mortal Flames” will be his third thematic LP for Rainfeather Records. Recorded here in Music City, it’s a masterful sounding and thought-provoking conceptual collection of eleven songs that cycle through the journey of life. […]

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: The Slow Drag (Austin James)

I hereby designate Austin James, who records under the name The Slow Drag, a Pure Popster. James has just released his debut album, “Dope Tunage Vol 1” and it’s chock full of hooks and licks that fans of good old American rock and roll with a poppy edge will devour. If you don’t believe me, […]

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: Flat River Band (Chad Sitze)

Photo by Thom King Sibling harmonies are one of God’s greatest creations. The sound of two brothers or sisters singing together is a beautiful thing. But getting to hear three harmonizing brothers is a rare and special treat. Well, look no further my friends than the fresh Country sound of the Sitze brothers who make […]

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: John Salaway

Photo by Blake Russell Googling the term “Beatlesque” someday should turn up the name of Nashville’s John Salaway. For now, you will just have to take my word that John’s new record, “Americana Dreams” is one that is worthy of this adjective denoting an honoring resemblance both to the lavish harmonies and pleasant pop sounds […]

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: Nick Nace

Photo by Stacie Huckeba Finally making its way to the top of my recent release pile, “Wrestling with the Mystery,” the debut LP by East Nashville singer-songwriter Nick Nace, got seriously stuck in my CD player for several go-rounds. Produced by local hero Jon Latham, it’s yet another example of exquisite songcraft from the burgeoning […]

11 Questions to a Nashville Musician: Bradford Loomis

Photo by Tony Hammons Calling his style “Rhythm & Roots,” Americana singer-songwriter Bradford Loomis recently released a tasty new record, “Where the Light Ends.” It’s the sixth studio LP for the soulful-sounding storytelling Loomis and follows “Live at the Red Clay Foundry,” a live record from earlier this year. Life hadn’t been easy back home […]