“Take one pint of water, add a half pound of sugar, the juice of eight lemons, the zest of half a lemon. Pour the water from one jug then into the other several times. Strain through a clean napkin,” Beyonce says in the last phase (Redemption) of her twelve part visual, which aired on HBO […]Read more "The Recipe for LEMONADE"
Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen are putting their own spin on Bluegrass music and having fun doing it! Last month they performed at Station Inn here in Nashville as a part of their 2016 album release tour. Appropriately named, this album contains collaborations with Frank’s family (mother, father and cousins), as well as many of […]Read more "Frank Solivan’s ‘Family, Friends & Heroes’ Album Review"
When you think of Hinder you’re probably brought back to an afternoon in high school, sitting in front of the t.v. watching Total Request Live (TRL) on MTV and feeling emotions you’d yet to experience in real life when “Lips of an Angel” came on – or maybe that was just me. Regardless, there is a […]Read more "Cody Hanson of Hinder; New Music, PledgeMusic and Everything In-Between"
You Won’t is a duo hailing from Boston, Massachusetts. Composed of artists, Josh Arnoudse and Raky Sastri, You Won’t brings Celtic sounds, complex lyrics, and folk song structures together for a very unique musical experience. I was able to speak with Josh about their music, inspirations, and future plans. As a listener the name of this […]Read more "You Won’t: The Duo “You Won’t” Stop Listening To"
Mac Wiseman is an American Treasure, Bluegrass pioneer, and Country Music Hall of Famer, who is now releasing an album that is transcending in the way of folk music. “Songs From My Mother’s Hand” is very telling for Wiseman, and exactly what the title suggests. While he was growing up, his mother kept several composition books in […]Read more "Mac Wiseman; Recording History"
“I like the feeling that cereal brings, and I don’t really give a fuck about material things” This is definitely a very special version of my lunch time listen series because this is an artist that I have watched grow, from a far, for a while now. My amazing boyfriend Kyle Woodworth, is also an […]Read more "Lunch Time Listen: Granata Edition 5.7.14"
Midlake is a band that originates from Denton, Texas. They were formed in 1999 and have continued to grow ever since. I was able to talk to Midlake’s guitarist Eric Pulido, and ask him some questions about their latest album release, “Antiphon,” and how they felt about their upcoming tour with Neil Finn! There first […]Read more "Midlake. The Next One Direction?"