Photo by Ryan Hartley Have you heard the news? Music City remains fertile for Americana talent that put out great songs that are well-written, well-sung and well-played. The latest you need to discover is the talented Nathan Kalish whose new music I first heard on WMOT-FMs “Finally Friday from Home.” You can watch that recent […]

With international travel back in my game plan, I recently made my first trip to Ireland. And while my passion for rock music did not influence my itinerary, there were a few unexpected finds worthy of sharing. Beginning the journey in Dublin, my arrival city, I did have two destinations on my radar. The first […]

Just as we were about to go into hiding for much longer than anyone expected, Nashville’s Brittany Bexton released two fine songs that spoke somewhat prophetically about what we would be facing. Hopefully appropriate as much now as they were back then, both “Believe Again” and “Kissin’ Fear Goodbye” are passionate optimistic songs about holding […]

Ready to hear some new sounds so fresh and gentle that they will rest your mind, heart, and spirit? Well, look no further than the two new singles from Nashville’s Julia Cannon. Let the lovely hushed tones of both “Glow” and “These Dreams” introduce you to Julia’s intimately personal songwriting. Julia not only touched my […]

It’s healthy to have a wide musical palate. While my dated range runs from Jackson Browne to The Ramones, Nashville Indie singer-songwriter Mexx Heart’s taste spans more current from Taylor Swift to Green Day. You can hear her musical diversity stretch from her own crafted acoustic “Another Chance” to her all out rocking cover of […]

These days everybody wants to move to Music City, even Californians. On that list is LA-based singer-songwriter Kendra Muecke who plays her potent Pop music as Kendra & the Bunnies. When and if Kendra does finally make the move, she will have the advantage of having spent enough time here to know local things like […]

When I first read in this interview  that Shanna Hoar (musically known as Shanna in a Dress) was friends with the incomparable Steve Poltz, there was no doubt whatsoever that I’d love her music. And after repeated listening to her debut LP. “Robot,” I discovered that like with Mr. Poltz, Shanna has the knack for […]

New to Nashville is Anthony Quaid, a young and talented vocalist who also possesses a knack for writing and producing Pop songs with a crispy fresh modern flair. So far, Anthony has graced us with three singles which are all available for your listening pleasure at the usual streaming services. Give a spin to his […]

Stacy Antonel, the artist formerly known as Ginger Cowgirl, has recently independently released a new LP titled “Always the Outsider.” Moving her musical dial a tad from Country to Americana, it’s a record packed full of exquisite and emotional singing and songwriting layered over some of the loveliest musical arrangements Music City has heard this […]

Yes, despite what you may have heard, Nashville is still the birthplace for new Country music. Witness the fine new record, “My Time Now” from St. Louis transplant, singer-songwriter Stephanie Rabus. While she still travels back home to front local St. Louie faves, Borderline, Stephanie has also been drawing them in Downtown on Lower Broadway. […]