One of Elisabeth Beckwitt’s key tenets as an artist is to shine a light on recovery from struggles with mental health and addiction. Sometimes, that journey takes those in recovery to unexpected places.
Beckwitt addresses that in her typical, head-on fashion with “Think You Are,” the title track from her forthcoming EP.
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Some of independent music’s brightest up-and-coming stars will soon have the chance to see their names in lights at Nashville’s True Music Room.
Tomorrow, we’re going to have a feature on Becoming Young, the project of pop singer-songwriter Brandon Calano, who won Series 2 of the Top Writer Series at True Music Room in late August.
Today, we’re going to let your ears into his latest release.
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As we excitedly announced at (and immediately after) this past Friday’s inaugural Underground Writers Round at Douglas Corner Cafe, we have plans to make our independent songwriter showcase a pretty regular thing from here on out.
Those who came to Grimey’s New and Preloved Music in Nashville on Friday evening were in for a special treat, as Kelsey Waldon took the record store’s stage to celebrate a special occasion.
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Let us start by saying that, for obvious reasons, our focus is on the first-ever Underground Writers Round, taking place this Friday, September 27 at Nashville’s historic Douglas Corner Cafe beginning at 9 p.m.
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In addition to being one of six songwriters on our maiden Underground Writers Round voyage this Friday, and in addition to joining us on a riveting episode of The Quinn Spinn earlier this year, The Slow Drag is known for releasing plenty of Dope Tunage.
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We stopped by Douglas Corner Cafe on Friday night, just to hang out, meet some folks, and hear some music. Now, we’re even more excited for this Friday’s Underground Writers Round than we were before.
Everyone was super nice and helpful, and the room sounds great. Surely, then, the six songwriters we have lined up for our first-ever Nashville event will sound spectacular.
Speaking of which, we are now ready to let you know when each of our Underground Writers Round songwriters will be performing on Friday night. So, if you have a favorite, or there’s someone you’ve been meaning to check out, take a look at the poster after the jump.
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For as long as Intellect can remember, music has been a part of his world.Coming from a family where all of the men were singers, the hip hop artist and actor (real name Mike Dowd) followed in their footsteps, growing up on classic Motown, soul, and funk while finding his own way to hip hop from the likes of the Beastie Boys, Run DMC, and Sugar Hill Gang.
We have something exciting to tell you.
Folk storyteller Darrin Bradbury — who we saw last week at Americanafest, and who just released his new album Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs today — is our guest on October’s upcoming episode of The Quinn Spinn.
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