American Songwriter Presents Good People, Great Writers

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American Songwriter is excited to announce it’s teaming up with Good People Brewing Company and The Sutler Saloon in Nashville to present a monthly Songwriters In The Round series. On the first Monday of every month, American Songwriter will curate a traditional writer’s round that features three established songwriters, as well as one up-and-comer recently showcased in our Daily Discovery segment. Join us […]

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Americana Fest Announces Event with Loretta Lynn, Steve Earle

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The Americana Music Association announced that they will host a new event at this year’s Americana Music Festival, a concert featuring Loretta Lynn, Steve Earle and Gillian Welch. The one-day “mini festival” will take place on Saturday, September 19 at Nashville’s new Ascend Amphitheater. Other performers include Tift Merritt, Eric Heywood, Nikki Lane, Emmy Rose […]

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Liz Longley: Liz Longley

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Liz Longley Liz Longley (Sugar Hill) 3.5 out of 5 stars It took a few tries but Nashville, by way of Boston and New York, folk/pop thrush Longley’s new release finally displays her substantial talents. Elements that were present on earlier discs—a sweet, clear, sensitive voice, strong sense of melody and introspective lyrics, usually about […]

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Daily Discovery: Stacey Randol, “Abducted”


ARTIST: Stacey Randol SONG: Abducted BIRTHDATE: 12.12.86 HOMETOWN: Decatur, IL CURRENT LOCATION: Nashville, TN AMBITIONS: To write music for films that inspire people. TURN-OFFS: Songs about tank tops, tan lines, tailgates, and barbecue… TURN-ONS: “Albatross” by Fleetwood Mac, Hawaii, arugula… DREAM GIG: Under the stars at Red Rocks. FAVORITE LYRIC: Bob Dylan: “Mr. Tambourine Man” […]

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Daily Discovery: Marie Miller, “Fall Alone”

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ARTIST: Marie Miller SONG: Fall Alone BIRTHDATE: 04/09/89 HOMETOWN: Shenandoah Valley, VA CURRENT LOCATION: Shenandoah Valley, VA AMBITIONS: To write and perform music that inspires people and to make enough money to buy an Audi TURN-OFFS: Hate TURN-ONS: Peace DREAM GIG: Telluride Bluegrass Festival FAVORITE LYRIC: Be thou My Vision CRAZIEST PERSON I KNOW: All […]

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Caroline Spence: Somehow


Caroline Spence Somehow (self-released) 3.5 out of 5 stars A lot of aspiring young singer-songwriters gravitate to Nashville to hone their chops and get a break. Not many end up winning American Songwriter’s lyric contest, both for the month and year. But even with those accolades in her back pocket, Caroline Spence, who moved from […]

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Daily Discovery: Sarah Gayle Meech, “Tennessee Love Song”


Sarah Gayle Meech was raised under the influence of country, evergreens, and the Columbia River. She moved to Nashville in 2010 to pursue her music career further and is performing multiple shows across the world this upcoming year. Her debut album, “One Good Thing” was a great success. On March 31st, Sarah Gayle Meech will be […]

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Daily Discovery: The Harmaleighs, “Doll Made Of Glass”

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This folk duo located in Nashville, TN draws in the listeners with their beautiful melodies, catchy lyrics, and great sense of humor when performing live. The two artists, Haley and Kaylee draw in inspirations from some of the best indie/folk artists such as Ingrid Michaelson, Patty Griffin, and Brandi Carlile. They recently came out with […]

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Daily Discovery: Luke Levenson, “Red Ribbon”

Luke Levenson started in the Bluegrass group, Candle Kid, and now as a solo artist he is transforming into the Electronic music world. Levenson’s songs are written with beautiful stories and experiences while the instrumentals are funky and electronic. His songs are one of a kind drawing the listeners back for more.  He is currently […]

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Daily Discovery: The Bird and The Bear, “As Soon As Winter Comes”

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The Bird and The Bear are a spectacular duo whose world’s met on complete other sides of the world and merged together in Nashville, TN. In 2012, their debut album, “Breathe” was released and recorded in one session. The duo love to express their life journey’s through the intimacy in their music. The duo, Mirthe […]

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Daily Discovery: Lara Landon, “I Don’t Want To Need You”

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Lara Landon is a singer/songwriter and producer originally from Riverside, CA. In 2009, her debut album “Beloved” was released and received great ratings. In 2012, she released a second album and was named “One of the top albums of 2012.” by iTunes. Landon loves sharing her love for her faith and discovered she truly wants […]

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Daily Discovery: The Vespers, “Sisters and Brothers”


  Two sibling duos from Nashville, TN joined together making up the band, The Vespers. Callie and Phoebe Cryar and Bruno and Taylor Jones create beautiful, acoustic harmonies creating a rich southern folk pop band. The Vespers have independently produced two albums already skyrocketing their career to performances at colleges, festivals, and all across the United States on […]

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