More than any other playlist we’ve ever constructed, constructing the first-ever UMC50 playlist was not easy.
We’ve heard from hundreds of artists this year, and have heard multiple songs from the vast majority of them. Some have put out full EPs or albums. So, where do we even begin narrowing down this entire calendar year, to 50 of its can’t-miss songs?
11 months down, one month to go.
Hear the Best of November
When we curate an Underground Writers Round, one focus we have is on the diversity of the lineup. If we do it right, each participant will bring something different to the table, in an effort to showcase the wide world of music that exists right in front of us.
So, if we can toot our own horns for a second… we hit the mark with this one. Friday night’s lineup certainly had a little something for everyone who packed into Nashville’s historic Douglas Corner Cafe.
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It’s almost here! Next Friday, November 15, we’ll head back to Nashville’s historic Douglas Corner Cafe for the next installment of the Underground Writers Round.
We already announced the lineup of six of Nashville’s most prolific up-and-coming songwriters. What we haven’t yet told you, however, is when each of these six songwriters will be performing.
So, let us not delay any longer. Take a look at the flyer after the jump to see each writer’s time slot!
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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.
Hear Friday’s Daily Spinn
Ready for some traditional country with rockabilly swagger and a modern, distorted twist? We’ve found some!
Hear the Single
On Saturday night, eight of Nashville’s most exciting, up-and-coming songwriters had a chance to be named the inaugural Top Writer Series champion at True Music Room and Bar.
In the end, there could only be one winner — and he brought some friends along for the ride to celebrate!
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Happy Mother’s Day! Give Mom a gift she’ll remember: a fresh Play of the Day from our friends in radio at The Balcony Show!
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Hear Sunday’s Play of the Day
The storytelling and down-home wisdom of old-time country is alive and well, and can be heard on Weeds, the latest EP from The Waymores.
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