In Their Own Words /// Zach Vinson

Today, we bring you the first in our new series, “In Their Own Words,” which will showcase guest blog posts by local musicians on all sides of the spectrum. Kicking things off is Zach Vinson – please listen to his tune “Swim Until It Takes” here. If you are a local artist and would like […]

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Nashville Five /// Elizabeth Cook

Elizabeth Cook has managed to maintain a selection of diverse monikers over the course of her career: Opry star, country rebel, East Nashville pioneer, singer-songwriter, radio host, David Letterman favorite. Those items don’t always go together (i.e. Opry star with most of those things, save for radio host) but that’s both the charm, talent and […]

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News /// 5.29.12: The Shins announce Ryman date, LCD Soundsystem film coming to the Belcourt, Black Keys on the VMA’s, Adam Yauch’s last days in Nashville and more

– The Shins have announced an expanded set of summer dates, including a stop at the Ryman on 10.7. A press release states that the new dates will “feature an expanded Shins lineup, with James Mercer having added Mark Watrous on additional guitars and lap steel to the existing live Shins roll call of Yuuki […]

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Nashville Five /// Wild Cub

There’s been a trend happening on my various social media places these days. No, I’m not talking about cats playing the piano or kids singing Judas Priest – valid trends, clearly, but not what I am referring to here. What I am talking about is the amount of people I have seen talking about Wild […]

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Nashville Five /// Elenowen

If husband and wife duo Josh and Nicole Johnson, a.k.a Elenowen, look a little familiar, it’s because you may have seen them on the first season of The Voice, as the group whose singer-songwriter stylings were an odd match for a competition that would much rather you sing a remixed version of anything on the […]

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Tonight, Tonight /// Weekend of Champions

What’s cooking in Nashville this weekend, besides an egg on the smoking hot asphalt? You can visit our (still in progress) calendar, or various other calendars out there (the Scene, obvs.), for a full lineup. Instead, we’re going to bring you our first installment of Weekend of Champions, where we’ll plan out one suggested itinerary […]

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News /// 5.18.12: Warner Bros. snag JEFF The Brotherhood, Jack White responds to Guinness, On sale today & more

– Seems everyone is getting on the Nashville bandwagon these days, and now Warner Bros. Records have announced their signing of JEFF The Brotherhood –even identifying them as from our fair city in the press release’s headline. They’re worthy, Nashville or not. JEFF’s first release for the label will be the  Hypnotic Knights EP, available […]

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