Louisville’s own Forecastle Festival, celebrating its fifteenth anniversary this year, has added more than a dozen acts to its three-day music, art and activism celebration, including Kentucky’s own Sturgill Simpson, electro-dream pop duo Phantogram, indie art veterans Spoon, and many more. “The 15-year anniversary of Forecastle reflects the eclectic, innovative and stimulating spirit that has propelled us forward since our … Read more 2017 FORECASTLE FESTIVAL LINEUP ADDITIONS!
It was a beautiful afternoon when we pulled out of the Music City, hit the highway, and headed to Georgia to cover the Savannah Stopover Music Festival in, you guessed it, Savannah. A fast food lunch, several bathroom stops, a speeding ticket, and a long 8 hours later, my trusty photog, Jenna, and I pulled … Read more #FlashbackFriday: The Savannah Stopover Music Festival, Part I
Louisville’s Quiet Hollers has shared their cover of Nightmare River Band’s Christmas tune, “First Christmas”. All proceeds from the sale and publishing of the song (buy it here) will go to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital until Three Kings day (January 6th). Nightmare River Band released the song, in memory of band frontman Matt Krahula’s grandmother, and in an effort … Read more QUIET HOLLERS’ COVER BENEFITS ST. JUDE
“I found my mother’s nylon string classical guitar in the basement of our house in San Francisco, and I started messing around on it. I never had any formal training or lessons, which part of the reason why I play my guitar upside down and backwards, I’m a left-handed person playing a right-handed guitar,” says Shadwick Wilde, … Read more PREVIEW: QUIET HOLLERS at THE BASEMENT on 12/5/15