Prolific writer Willy Vlautin has a new muse. She has allowed him to write songs of love, passion, despair and darkness, at once bitter and filled with wisdom. Willy would never voice these songs himself. But Amy Boone has allowed him to channel the lyrics through her old-soul and world weary voice.
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Jim Pepper : Back at you. “You must not forget me when I’m long gone, for I loved you so dearly…”. Save the dates for the 1st annual Jim PepperFest. Expect a lot of amazing music, AND Spirit! Read more »
Is every one madly recording their new albums right now, or is it just us? Michele Van Kleef is among that group. Michele shares her process, since she is in the very thick of it, right now. Read more »
Charisma and talent overflow at Mountain Air Studios when Brooks plays finger style guitar. What is it. How did he learn it. In a moment of Zen, it seems. Read more »
Naomi LaViolette states she is “feeling lucky” to be an independent singer-songwriter in Portland. But so much more than good luck is packed into a successful singer-songwriter career. Read more »
I wonder where Laura will truly end up in her journey. In the brief time she’s been doing her thing, it has included college basketball,fighting fires for the U.S.Forest Service, and teaching English in Buenos Aires. But music was always in the background. Now there’s a coming-out party that puts music front and center. Read more »
We’ve been showing off the young and talented in these posts recently. Time to hear from a seasoned pro and share his observations through decades long experience as singer/songwriter and bandleader. Read more »
Just as there are no “golden years” and “expiration dates” on creating and playing music, we can arrive into music-making anytime. Savanna Coen is 14 and on a mission. Read more »
Singer-songwriter Michele Van Kleef and guitarist Tim Ellis are involved in a wonderful collaboration and partnership. The creative juice is really starting to flow!