Korby Lenker

Interview: Korby Lenker Seeks Surprises in Songwriting With ‘Man in the Maroon’

Korby Lenker ’s eighth studio album, Man in the Maroon, arrives May 21st from Grind Ethos Records, and the album itself draws a great deal from Lenker’s experiences on a ranch in Montana that he retreated to from his home in Nashville in order to gather his thoughts following the death of his younger sister. […]

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Mark Rubin

Interview: Mark Rubin ’s Jew of Oklahoma Project ‘The Triumph of Assimilation’ Addresses Anti-Semitism On The Rise

Mark Rubin’s work as co-founder, bassist and tuba player in the ground-breaking Roots and Punk band Bad Livers is what he’s most widely known for, but since 2015, he’s been in a developing role as a songwriter and frontman for his Jew of Oklahoma project. His third studio album under this moniker, The Triumph of […]

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Interview: Peter Holsapple Celebrates The Prolific Winston-Salem Combo Corner Scene and Live Album ‘Yesterday’s Tomorrow’

On May 7th, 2021, Omnivore Records will release Yesterday’s Tomorrow, a select live recording of the reunion concert held in May 2018 at the Ramkat Club in Winston-Salem, North Carolina that brought together a wide swath of the members of the “Combo Corner” scene to play their bands’ memorable anthems once more. For those who […]

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Interview: Zoe FitzGerald Carter Seeks “Things You Cannot See But Know Are There” with Solo Debut ‘Waterlines’

Zoe FitzGerald Carter works as a writer, musician, and songwriter and also teaches both memoir writing and songwriting. Her many years of experience as a performer led her to songwriting with her band Sugartown, and her first fully solo album, Waterlines, was released in late March 2021. It was produced by Jeffrey Wood and features […]

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INTERVIEW: Alice Wallace And Caitlin Cannon Of Side Pony Talk About Their Songwriting And Future Plans

  Upon the occasion of the two emerging Americana artists Alice Wallace and Caitlin Cannon forming their new band Side Pony together and releasing their first single “Lucky Break” off of their upcoming debut album in October, I  recently had the good fortune of being able to interview these two charismatic Nashville based songwriters about […]

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