For the past year, I have been going at my writing pretty hard. I’ve always loved writing and the process but until this last year, I just didn’t pursue it like I should. So for those asking, why now, here’s how it started. Early October 2017, I was in New Jersey for work and meet … Continue reading The Strike of Inspiration.
Kentucky has always been a hot bed for great music artists going back to the beginning of country’s roots. Bill Monroe, Loretta Lynn, Tom T Hall, and Dwight Yoakam are the roots of where country has been, and help lay the foundation on which some of the best music has been built. Luckily for us … Continue reading Tony Logue
I’ve had a couple of fun reviews post on Ink19.com lately and wanted to share those here. Elle King has a new album out called Shake your Spirit and it’s really incredible. You can call it pop but it’s also some funk, soul, rock and roll, and old school r&b. Another I recently did was … Continue reading Ink19.com reviews
Back in April I saw Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown open up for Blackberry Smoke and while I had their album, the live show was amazing and really made me a fan of their music. After their set I talked to Caleb Crosby, drummer and co founding member of the band, and told him I’d … Continue reading A quick conversation with Caleb Crosby from Tyler Bryant and the Shakedown.
I’m a bit late on posting this but here is my write up for the concert back in April. What better way to spend April 20th than at a concert. And not just any concert, at any venue, but Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown and headliners Blackberry Smoke for one night at the historic and … Continue reading Tyler Bryant & The Shake Down and Blackberry Smoke shake the Surf!!
Always on the hunt for new music and interesting people with amazing talent, I stumbled across a Kentucky based band called Magnolia Boulevard. The 5 piece is made up of Ryan Allen on keys, Todd Copeland on drums, Gregg Erwin on guitar, Maggie Noelle on guitar and vocals, and John Roberts on bass. Photo by … Continue reading Magnolia Boulevard, taking the music scene by storm.
I recently had an opportunity to interview founding member, bass player, and manager of the band Drivin N Cryin. I posted it through Ink19.com and within a couple days, almost 3k people had viewed it. One of the coolest things is to talk with people that you have followed for a lifetime and to let … Continue reading Drivin N Cryin still Rockin and Rollin after 25+ years
Not long ago on the Skydog Facebook page, run by Mark Vormittag, it was brought to light that a number of previously uncredited photographs were the work of one of the members, Kathy Hurley. She has an amazing link to the Allman Brothers Band and has taken a number of fantastic shots that I’m very … Continue reading Photographer Kathy Hurley and her journey to reclaim her photographs.