New Music: Sara Watkins – Young in All The Wrong Ways

Sara Watkins, from Nickle Creek fame, just released a new album, Young in All the Wrong Ways, which surprisingly comes with a parental advisory warning.  This is a different sound than we are used to hearing from Watkins in Nickle Creek, the bluegrass band she got her start in with her brother Sean Watkins and friend Chris Thile.  Watkins channels her inner … More New Music: Sara Watkins – Young in All The Wrong Ways

Fourth Of July Playlist

Y’all, it’s Fourth of July Weekend!  I’m getting ready for a weekend of family, cookouts, boat rides at the lake, and fireworks.  Hope you also have fun plans for celebrating America’s birthday.  Here is a list of songs, celebratory, patriotic, and regionally sentimental, to help get you in a festive mood: “This Land is Your Land” – … More Fourth Of July Playlist

YouTube fun

Although not new, I just had to share the Taylor Swift parody of “Blank Space” by the YouTube group WhatsUpMoms.  I saw it again this weekend and realized it was MUCH funnier after having kids myself!  My favorite part is getting woken by by a “nightmare dressed like an ice queen,” but honestly the entire … More YouTube fun

New Music – Tegan and Sara & Little Big Town with Pharrell

Tegan and Sara – Love you to Death Love you to Death is the new album from twin indie singers Tegan and Sara.  It has a fun upbeat ’80s inspired sound similar to their last album, Heartthrob.  It is a short album, with only 10 tracks, but I listened to it on repeat today without ever tiring of it.  Tracks … More New Music – Tegan and Sara & Little Big Town with Pharrell

Saturday Night with Grace Potter & Chris Stapleton – Riverfest 2016

This weekend was Little Rock’s summer kick-off music festival, Riverfest.  This was my first year to go to Riverfest, it has always been on Memorial Day weekend and I am usually out of town.  However, this year it was on a new weekend and there were two musicians playing that I was excited to see – … More Saturday Night with Grace Potter & Chris Stapleton – Riverfest 2016