NASHVILLE’S WHISSELL RELEASES STELLAR NEW EP

Nashville-based alt-pop star Whissell has released her ferocious new self-titled EP to–unsurprisingly–rave reviews. Whissell is a favorite around here for sure; we’ve been big fans of the smoky-voiced siren since the release of her previous EP, Old Souls, Young Bodies, in January, her take on electro-blues and unique vocals a welcome reprieve from the current pop…

WIN FREE TICKETS TO TONIGHT’S COMMUNION NASHVILLE!

Hey y’all! If you haven’t yet experienced a Communion Night, your life isn’t complete!  This fall, Nashville’s Communion Residency night showcase is moving to The Basement, and there’s a fun twist– this go round, established local artists are curating the monthly shows’ lineups with their favorite emerging Nashville artists. Tonight, Southern rockers The Weeks are…

MAKING AN IMPACT: GIRLS WRITE NASHVILLE

“It makes me feels so good,” sings eight-year-old Nailah, about music. The youngest participant in the Girls Write Nashville program, Nailah is already a seasoned musician who began her journey at Nashville’s ASET Academy of Performing Arts at the ripe old age of three.  Girls Write Nashville is an exciting new program in town which strives to…

“HIT PARADE” – NEW MUSIC from MUTEMATH

HOLY BUCKETS, Y’ALL. Our favorite Grammy-nominated funktastic electro-rock conglomerate, MUTEMATH, is back with new music for eager ears–their new single, “Hit Parade” is a tasty morsel of the goodness to come. The band will soon release their fifth studio album, Play Dead, their most progressive work to date. In creating this new music, they took an unhinged and…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with THE DAYBREAKS

It’s one thing for a band to perform for an audience—performing for an audience as a full band with gear in the cramped quarters at the front of an airplane at 35,000 feet in the air on its way from Nashville to Los Angeles is an entirely different animal altogether—just ask Nashville indie pop outfit…

Chris Cornell: July 20, 1964-May 17, 2017

The moment you become enthralled with someone’s music and relegate yourself to fandom is a moment that is hard to forget—like a jolt of emotional lightning that surges through your being and creates intense joy, inspiring admiration and worship of an artist and his or her music. It’s not always easily explained, but it is…

Eo8 GOES ON LOCATION: SHAKY KNEES FESTIVAL–THIS WEEKEND!

HAVE MERCY Y’ALL!! Atlanta’s premiere music festival, Shaky Knees, celebrates its fifth anniversary this year– this lineup is the absolute business, and features some favorites, who, if you’re a regular around here (and if you’re not, you totally should be) you’ll recognize, a list that includes the likes of Cage The Elephant, Highly Suspect, The London…

THE MUSICIANS CORNER 2017 LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT!

Musicians Corner, a free, weekly summertime concert series held in Nashville’s Centennial Park is gearing up for its 2017 season, and HOLY BUCKETS, Y’ALL! This lineup is the absolute business! The two-day Kick Off Celebration begins on May 12th and 13th, and Musicians Corner has announced 18 additional artists who will perform on the Lightning 100 Acoustic…

NEW VIDEO and BIG NEWS from TREVOR SENSOR!

On June 16, Trevor Sensor will release his debut album, Andy Warhol’s Dream, via Jagjaguwar. The album was recorded at Steve Albini’s Electrical Audio studio in Chicago and was produced by Richard Swift (The Shins, Damien Jurado), Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado, and Brandon Darner (Imagine Dragons, The Envy Corps). Today, Sensor shared “High Beams,” the first single from the forthcoming album. “The song derives from the desire to…

MUSICIANS CORNER PRESENTS: BAND TOGETHER at CITY WINERY on 3/18/17

One of our favorite local organizations, Musicians Corner, a program of The Conservancy for the Parthenon and Centennial Park, will present Band Together: Classic Songs From Music City at the beautiful City Winery Nashville on Saturday, March 18th. The concert will feature songs by legendary artists like Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton, Jimi…