Throwback Thursday: Live Show Review of Sierra Ferrell — Halloween 2019

  It was pitch black outside as a light rain obscured the waxing moon.  A stark chill was in the air, punctuating the eerie silence that blanketed all hallows eve in Crab Orchard, Tennessee.  Across from the field that Byrd’s… Continue Reading

MCP On Location: Bonnaroo 2019

Americana music has experienced unprecedented growth over the last few years, both in fanbase and styles included within the genre.  With such expansion, it comes as little surprise that many U.S. music festivals have started including more Americana acts on… Continue Reading

The Grand Ole Opry Returns To Bonnaroo

There are two middle Tennessee music traditions that are like no other.  In Nashville, the Grand Ole Opry is a name known around the world for bringing together some of the biggest stars and emerging artists of the country music… Continue Reading

Nashville Boogie Vintage Weekender 2019: Part 2

At my first Nashville Boogie Vintage Weekender in 2017, I was just trying to find my feet in a world of rockabilly, western swing, and classic rock-n-roll.  The Boogie is a unique experience that feels like you’ve traveled back in… Continue Reading

Nashville Boogie Vintage Weekender 2019: Part I

Rockabilly music has always enjoyed an outlaw flair that sets it apart from its diverse underlying elements.  Too rocking for country music, too twangy for rock music, but together just the right amount of toe-tapping rhythms and jumpy blues riffs… Continue Reading

The Byrd’s Creek Music Festival – A Breath Of Fresh Air

In 2018, like a breath of fresh air, The Byrd’s Creek Music Festival swept into the bustling Americana and bluegrass music scene. With the event recently announcing its return for 2019 and its move to summer dates—July 11 through 13—we… Continue Reading