The Bluegrass Situation: Roots Culture Redefined
Video PremiereNov 30, 2017

Artist: Tristan Scroggins, Ellie Hakanson, Allanah Thornburgh, and Ryan McAuley (aka Befangled Night Bird) Hometown: Maynooth, County Kildare, Ireland Song: "Booth Shot Lincoln" In Their Words: "My favorite thing about touring in Ireland is getting to visit and play music with Alannah and Ryan and a collection of other incredible, young Irish musicians who we inexplicably met through…

Video PremiereNov 22, 2017

Artist: Kristina Murray Hometown: Nashville, TN Song: "How Tall the Glass" In Their Words: "For a month or so prior to writing 'How Tall the Glass,' I'd been on a listening binge of early turtleneck-wearing Willie and pompadour-styling Paycheck, and was just obsessing over both their exaggerated vocal phrasings and unique perspectives on love, life, and drinking…

Video PremiereNov 21, 2017

Artist: Ben Brookes Hometown: Portsmouth, UK Song: "Shackles" Album: The Motor Car & the Weather Balloon Release Date: November 24, 2017 Label: Martin-Guild Recordings In Their Words: "This is my most personal song to date. For me, it's about letting go of the past and embracing the future with open arms, but it has taken on many forms…

Video PremiereNov 20, 2017

Artist: The Contenders Song: "Save a Place at the Table" Album Title: Laughing with the Reckless Release Date: November 3, 2017 Label: Rock Ridge Music In Their Words: "This song is definitely one of our favorites. The original kernel of inspiration actually came from seeing what all of my old friends in Los Angeles had been up…

Video PremiereNov 15, 2017

Artist: Butch Parnell Hometown: Brooklyn, NY Song: "XO" (Beyoncé cover) Album: The Fall Release Date: November 17, 2017 In Their Words: "I had been trying to think of a song to do as a cover for this EP for a while, but I couldn’t really think of anything to do. On past releases, I have included at…