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Who’s Joining Our Nov. 19 Underground Sounds Lineup?

Photo credit: Sara Anne Waggoner

Last week, we announced that Nashville-based dark pop phenom Talia Stewart will headline our inaugural, 100% CDC-compliant Underground Sounds showcase at 3rd & Lindsley on Thursday, November 19.

Today, we’re happy to tell you that Talia has safely social-distanced company on the bill!

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Talia Stewart Begins ‘Underground Sounds’ Series at 3rd & Lindsley on Nov. 19

All year long, we’ve had to get creative, as we’ve looked for ways to Keep the Music Playing here in Nashville.

Now, in collaboration with the iconic 3rd & Lindsley, we’ve found another way — live, in-person, and 100% CDC-compliant!

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This Thursday, Watch ‘Black Equity in Americana: A Conversation’

This Thursday, August 20 at 4 p.m. ET (3 p.m. CT), the Americana Music Association will present Black Equity in Americana: A Conversation, which will give Black musicians and industry veterans a chance to accelerate racial equity in Americana, one of our nation’s most essential musical genres.

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This Saturday: Taylor Grey Set for Special Quarantine Jam Event

Bursting onto the scene in 2016, Taylor Grey’s approach to songwriting is a breath of fresh air in today’s contemporary pop landscape. The Northern California native writes from a place of authenticity, and her high-energy performance style has led her to share the stages with a who’s who list of popular acts, including Why Don’t We, The Vamps, New Hope Club, Flo Rida, Fall Out Boy, Walk the Moon, Sabrina Carpenter, Jake Miller, O-Town, and Ryan Cabrera.

This Saturday, May 16 Taylor will join us on Facebook Live for a special edition of the UMC Quarantine Jam.

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Guess What? It’s Our Virtual Underground Writers Round Lineup for May!

We mentioned a couple weeks back that the Underground Writers Round would be gracing your screens once again on Friday, May 15. So, how about a lineup to go with that announcement?

This month, we’ll once again include writers from multiple time zones, who will share their songs and stories with you, one by one. The fun starts at 5 p.m. CT, and we’ll be featuring a total of four writers, all in the same round.

Want to find out who they are? Meet us after the jump!

Meet our May Lineup

Jams, Takeovers, and Virtual Rounds: Upcoming UMC Live Stream Events

Photo provided by PuffHost, who will take over our Facebook page, Friday, May 8 at 7 p.m. CDT.

As part of our Keep the Music Playing campaign, we have no shortage of live streams coming up for your eyes and ears.

Of course, that means plenty of UMC Quarantine Jams. However, it also means another Facebook Live takeover, as well as our May edition of the Underground Writers Round, brought to you virtually once more.

The full list is after the jump. Dig in!

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Here’s Next Week’s Virtual Underground Writers Round Lineup

Last week, we let the cat out of the bag that we’re going forward with a virtual version of our Underground Writers Round this month!

The online event will take place over on Facebook Live on Friday, April 17 from 5-7 p.m. CDT. The beautiful thing about this, of course, is that we can invite folks from anywhere to join in. So, that’s what we’ve done.

With that, we’re excited to share the lineup with you. Catch it after the jump!

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