Ryan Courtney moved to Nashville in 2007 from a tiny map dot in Florida called Hudson. He’d started flirting with music at the age of 14; his older brother, who played guitar, began showing him some chords, and with this new knowledge, he started humming melodies and writing lyrics. One thing led to another, and he randomly … Read more PREVIEW: TRENTON ALBUM RELEASE at THE HIGH WATT on 8/26/15
Nashville alt-pop band (and blog fave) Vinyl Thief will be appearing at Mercy Lounge THIS Saturday night with Dinner And A Suit (another blog fave). SWOON. The band recently premiered a brand new track, “Longer,” on Consequence of Sound, which called it “provocative, enthralling, and playful.” I call it sweet, synth-y goodness, and I can’t wait to hear … Read more PREVIEW: VINYL THIEF at MERCY LOUNGE on 8/8/15
I recently met Justin Bowersox and Dan Larson of up-and-coming Nashville-based alt-pop/rock band, Samecity, and I wanted to introduce them to you, the best readers in the world! Samecity met and formed at Houghton College in Western New York in 2011; after spending some time on the tour circuit there, they decided that Nashville was where their musical … Read more WHO IS SAMECITY?