Category Archives: Music

The Musical Network

Two of my good friends, The Tyler Bryant and Dane Page, have begun blogs about their music and musical careers. They’ve both written on the topic of Open Mics, so I thought I’d add my own piece into the discussion. … Continue reading

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Home Base

On my way home from the Charlotte airport I passed a van with a bumper sticker that read: “Support your local musician.” Initially I thought that was pretty clever. But after giving it some more thought, I realized how true … Continue reading

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Distance Makes the Heart

Many bands spend time apart. Old high school bands go their separate ways for college and college bands go their separate ways for the real world. Often times this leads break-ups, but this doesn’t have to be the case. Welch … Continue reading

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We’ll Do It Live

Listening to music today, especially popular tunes, it seems that there are always chants in the song, moments where the audience or listener is encouraged to participate with a simple Oh, Ah, Hey or some other single syllable phrase. While … Continue reading

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Splitting the Bill

On the Green Sundress Tour, Penn and I traveled with Earl of Evenings who played as our opening act. And while it was great to tour with another musician, by the Indiana flat lands the monotony of shows took a … Continue reading

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The Southern Gothic Strikes Back

Southern Gothic is back and better than ever. The aesthetic is coming back into style on a national scope. The movement has begun to permeate all different forms of popular art and media. The ghost of William Faulkner is alive … Continue reading

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The Happy Infinite

Earlier this month, Charlotte based singer-songwriter, Grey Revell, released a new EP called The Happy Infinite. Grey is a good friend of mine and go-to music producer, but he’s also one of my favorite songwriters. His discography extends back to the late … Continue reading

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