Thursday, October 29, 2020

Music

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Tony Yardley

Tony Yardley says he fell in love with music the same as everyone his age, “I saw the Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show and it just blew me away.” Yardley, 67, remembers being fascinated...
Tony Irby

Tony Irby

by Kelsey Butler “It’s amazing how music touches the soul and the mind and the heart. And how it can change and inspire people.” Local musician Tony Irby explains...

Elijah Borders

Elijah Borders brings new, original “red dirt” country music in 2020. Borders, 21, hopes to release two singles before summer and an EP later this year.  “I’m really trying to put out as much music...
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EX’S and OH’S

by Kelsey Butler Local cover band Ex’s and Oh’s is best described as a family that rocks. “These guys are like my brothers,” explains lead vocalist Christina Mangham. “We’re...

The Jacob Darrow Band

A new year will bring new music from The Jacob Darrow Band. “My main goal for 2020 is to release an EP,” says Darrow, guitarist and vocalist. “I’ve got the first single recorded... So...
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The onset of COVID-19

by Stephen Hartsfield The onset of Covid-19 in the United States of America, and the subsequent response, has affected a large portion of the population.  Stay at home orders...

Caldonia

Caldonia brings a fresh take on Southern soul with the new EP, “Caldonia ...Is Hurtin’ For You”. “This album paints a hot and humid picture where dance-able rhythms combine with polished vocals, invoking pure soul.”...

Austin Bishop

T eacher by day, musician by night, Austin Bishop is an up-and-coming country music talent.  Bishop, 25, teaches special education at C.A. Donnehoo Elementary in Gadsden and plays up to three or four shows a week....
Wes Walters Music

Wes Walters Music – Husband, Father, Preacher, Musician

by Kelsey Butler Wes Walters has performed in choirs, operas, and touring rock bands. He’s produced two albums in his career and traveled the country to find his home. 

Hunter Chastain

Hunter Chastain’s debut single, “Blame My Last Name” dropped Oct. 20 and is available on all major platforms. The country singer and college junior says he wanted this song to be “hard-hitting” because the...