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Surviving the Music Industry

Jun 26, 2018

Winner of NPR Music's 2016 Tiny Desk Series, Gaelynn Lea passed through Nashville to have a conversation in Zac Brown's music studio Southern Ground.  Since 2016 Gaelynn's life changed dramatically from teaching violin lessons to recording and writing her original music.  We start with what it's like discovering her...


Jun 19, 2018

It hasn't been that long ago since The Voice, Season 7 aired with Taylor Phelan.  Since then Taylor has been on the road, writing new material, and releasing his EP, 1 Of 2 in 2017.  Now he's celebrating the release of 2 Of 2.  Discover some of our awkward exchanges with celebrities, how to separate literary from...


Jun 12, 2018

Steve Moakler represents the future of American songwriting.  He's known to capture the spirit of blue collar workers, underdogs, and the little wins of life. Whether it be love songs, party songs, or truth songs. Armed with philosophical ideals and a passion for relatable truth.  Other veterans like Luke Laird, Travis...


Jun 5, 2018

Producer, songwriter, label owner, and artist is only the short list of how to describe Femke Weidema.  Not to many people will learn a different language, move to a different country, and tackle becoming head of her own label.  Femke is taking all that she's learned from Paul Simon, Hans Zimmer, and even Pete Anderson...