There’s a dilemma in the city of Nashville. Most know about it, but few know how to overcome it. The genre of Pop/Punk isn’t non-existent, it’s just hiding in the living rooms and venues of those dedicated enough to support it, like Summertime, a local trio with a unique sound. The above E.P. was actually written […]Read more "Across the Table with Summertime"
We can try all we’d like to imagine what life would be like in 10 years. The job we may have, the person by our side or the color of the shutters on our porch. While it seems like the comfort of money and success would be enough to prove most years of our lives […]Read more "The Beauty in Life"
Bridging the waters between Tom Waits and Damien Rice, Nick Africano is a breathe of fresh air. With an irony in his words, and a distinct emotion in each melody, his latest album, If Timing Were Of Different Course And Fire was released for the world to enjoy on October 7, 2014. While Nick is undeniably an artist, his poetic […]Read more "Nick Africano’s “If Timing Were of Different Course and Fire”"
It’s no secret that social media has become our medium for conversation. It is very rare that someone picks up the phone to call you today, and if they do, the first thing they say is most likely “hey, did you get my text?” With all of this non-verbal communication it’s easy to become reliant […]Read more "Social Media Takes the Place of Social Interaction"
“Let’s pretend I ain’t your friend So we can get it on again Let’s pretend we never met A good excuse to play forget Let’s pretend you never lied So I can give it up all night Swallow my pride, and learn to forgive When I’m looking for love I pretend.” Tinashe’s new album doesn’t […]Read more "Lunchtime Listen 10.6.14"
It’s rare that a song in today’s industry has the ability to bring a listener to tears. The chills you feel when Jhene Aiko starts out her first verse of “Promises” off of her new album, “Souled Out,” you get chills. The first verse speaks to her daughter; the second to her brother who passed […]Read more "Late Lunch Listen 9.23.14"
Tough Love, the sophomore album from the British soul singer Jessie Ware has been a spectacular release, with tracks that make a listener stop in theirs. That latest released song off the album is, “Want Your Feeling,” a collaboration with Dev Hynes (better known as Blood Orange), a british singer, songwriter, and composer with a […]Read more "Lunch Time Listen 9.3.14"