PREVIEW: WILD CUB at 3RD & LINDSLEY on 10/8/17

In 2013, Wild Cub self-released an album called Youth—“We had a great publicist who helped it get some traction, but it kind of petered out,” recalls frontman Keegan DeWitt. “I was in France at a film festival with my wife and I remember saying, ‘Well, it seems like everything has sort of died down. We…

AMERICAN AUTHORS with WILD CUB and OH HONEY at EXIT/IN

I just went to the most fantastic show….I’m not sure I’ve ever been to a show where the acts were so well-matched musically, what a great combination. The show was last week at Exit/In here in Nashville.  I really like going to shows there, it’s really not pretentious, there’s lots of room, and the stage is…

THE 2013 EAST OF 8TH SUPER SUPERLATIVE SONG LIST: THE GRAND FINALE

All good things must come to an end….here is the final installment of the 2013 East Of 8th Super Superlative Song List.  Drum roll please! BEST GROOVE OF 2013 This year brought us some pretty groovy songs, so it was hard to settle on only one to be crowned grooviest of them all.  First up,…

THE WINTER NOT-SO-DOLDRUMS PLAYLIST

As I sat at my favorite coffee shop drafting this post, looking out the window at this gray, rainy, cold, Tennessee winter day, I decided to create a playlist to to lift us all from these unwelcome winter doldrums (click here to listen).  There’s something amazing about music’s ability to lift our spirits, you know?…