Meet Magnolia Blvd, a 5-piece from Lexington, KY currently opening up for Blues Traveler on the "Four Live" 25th-anniversary tour.
There's plenty of blues, soul and rock n' roll in Magnolia Blvd's sound, but also elements of funk, jam band, folk, jazz, country, bluegrass and psychedelia. It's all fueled by the rhythm section's elastic, tight-but-loose grooves, shot through with Gregg Erwin's expressive and incisive slide guitar licks and topped by Maggie Noelle's soul-stirring, powerhouse vocals.
Nashville-based singer/songwriter Kyshona releases "Fallen People," a track from her forthcoming album Listen. Written with Jenn Bostic and Maureen Murphy, "Fallen People" is a reflection on how we see others; its classic feel encourages us to handle each another with care--that we find commonality in the fact that we all struggle and that we all fight something on a daily basis.
San Francisco singer-songwriter Graham Norwood releases the first single from his debut album Out Of The Sea, “Greenfield.” “Awash in soaring strings and folk-centric melancholy, Norwood evokes the likes of Elliott Smith and Sufjan Stevens with double-tracked vocals and acoustic fingerpicking.” [Mother Church Pew]
Distinguished by a sense of songwriting craft, Thomas Guttman creates music which hovers above genres. Born and raised in New York City, Finding Thomas performs regularly at the downtown clubs like The Standard, The Bitter End, and Bowery Electric. With deep roots in the past and a sensibility finely to the present, Finding Thomas upcoming EP is cohesive and complex, with each track showcasing a different side of the band.
Music City Hit Factory Groundbreaking Block Party – a fun free community event for musicians and music-lovers co-presented by The Lower Polk Community Benefit District. Founder Rudy Colombini and Ben Fong-Torres will introduce the Hit Factory's dazzling new amenities and facilities scheduled to open in 2020. Enjoy Bands and Community Speakers plus food and beverage vendors.
Today, Singer-Songwriter KaiL Baxley shares "Beneath The Bones". The NPR album of the year nominated artist is back with his raw passionate sound. After the success of his previous single, "These Arms Are Open" Baxley shines once again in his ability to overcome life's greatest obstacles. Through serene soundscapes, his vocals meld into the calming track tackling remorse.
Tyler Childers today releases a brand new EP titled 'Tyler Childers: Reimagined' exclusively on Apple Music. The collection features lovingly reworked acoustic renditions of some of the country and bluegrass sensation's biggest hits. Gathered in the same Nashville studio where he recorded his first two albums, the EP features acoustic renditions of "Lady May", "Creeker", and "Help Me Make it Through".