Antonio Lopez’s new single, “Going to the City,” is autobiographical in one sense. The southern Colorado native migrated from his home to the more urbanized region of the state in pursuit of a music career.Hear the Single
Tag Archives: alternative folk
OK… so, every UMC20 playlist technically comes in 20 different flavors. That’s not the point. The point is that this one feels special.Listen to UMC20
No Depression Artist to Watch John Lensing writes from a place of thoughtful, quiet confidence. Frequently touching on topics of mental health, Lensing’s songwriting creates a space where both he and his listeners can feel comfortable in their vulnerability.Hear Monday’s Daily Spinn
“Am I more than what I’ve been,
Or is there something we’ve missed?
Am I alright with nothing changing?
Am I alright with staying just like this?”
Through everything 2020 has thrown at us so far, at least “We Can Still Sing.”Hear Wednesday’s Daily Spinn
There’s something about Sleepy Gaucho‘s latest album, Morning Light, that makes it the perfect companion for a long, lonely summer road trip. The Wisconsin native’s mellow vocals and matter-of-fact demeanor work to ease the mind, while his Panamerican folk influences intersect with a dreamy ambiance, giving the entire project a warm glow.Listen to the Album
In tumultuous times, folk music has been there over the years to put the state of the world into perspective.Hear ‘Tyrant’
There’s something special about the first UMC20 playlist of a new month.Listen to UMC20
I want to shed some light on a songwriter who has been working hard at his craft for quite some time.
His name is Not For Coltrane.Hear Thursday’s Daily Spinn
Flagship Romance is an alternative folk duo currently based in Truth-or-Consequences, New Mexico. Originally from Jacksonville, FL, this husband and wife team has been making beautiful music together for quite some time, releasing their debut EP, “The Fudge Sessions,” in 2013. Since, they have since released another EP and two full-length albums. Their latest, “Tales from the Self-Help Section,” was released in August of 2017.