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UMC20: The Best of November 2020

Compiling this Best Of edition of UMC20 was a challenge enough. As usual, we had a strong month of music around here, and choosing 20 songs always seems to be a formidable task.

However, this challenge pales in comparison to the one that awaits this weekend.

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Daily Spinn: Casey Jo & The Friday Night Dads See Their Efforts Pay Dividends

Next Monday, we’ll close November on The Quinn Spinn with a visit from Casey Jo & The Friday Night Dads. They’re celebrating their new album, Twin Mind, and we get to dig deep into the process. You’re going to love this episode when it hits!

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Katie Basden Comes Out Swinging With ‘It Kills Me’

A well-known Nashville powerhouse, Katie Basden has been impressing us for quite some time. In between her 2015 debut project, Release the Sound, and her latest singles from 2019, Katie was a Top 20 contestant on Season 10 of NBC’s The Voice. Through it all, she has proven herself nationally as a prominent songwriter and vocalist, time and time again.

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From a Wacky Doomsday Cult to Achieving Artistic Fulfillment: The Story of Wesley David (The Quinn Spinn)

Wesley David was raised in a religious cult, and found an escape through music. Since then, he built a career for himself on the piano bar circuit, and has traveled internationally while opening for a long list of widely recognizable acts.

Recently, Wesley released his album Never Late Than Better — an authentic and artistically fulfilling new release that puts Wesley’s sense of humor and raw honesty on display. We discuss the album, the road that led Wesley to this point, and the impacts of technology on art and society itself.

Oh, and of course, a little bit of baseball sneaks its way in…

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Daily Spinn: Anytime Soon Put Time and Care Into Preparing for ‘Jelly Donut Season’

In a perfect, non-COVIDed world, Anytime Soon would have brought the advent of “Jelly Donut Season” much sooner. However, the pandemic forced the Scranton, PA pop punks to make other plans, putting the breaks on the creative process behind their forthcoming EP.

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Daily Spinn: Allison Mahal Re-Introduces Herself on ‘Me Now’

Our friend Allison Mahal is preparing to release her EP, Me Now, this January. And, frankly, we can’t think of a better way to begin a release cycle than with a title track!

Specifically, this title track.

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REPLAY: Andrew C. Marshall Talks ‘Terrestrial Radio’

Andrew C. Marshall released his debut full-length album, Terrestrial Radio, on Oct. 30. The progressive, eclectic alternative rock record — produced by Mitch Dane at Nashville’s Sputnik Sound — is a mosaic, drawing from the Nashville-based songwriter’s vast musical palette.

We had a chance to chat with Andrew about the record, his upbringing in rural Utah, what the future holds. Watch below!

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