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A West Tennesee couple that interviews Songwriters and have them play their original music.

A West Tennesee couple that interviews Songwriters and have them play their original music.
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Jackson, TN

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A West Tennesee couple that interviews Songwriters and have them play their original music.

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Episode 52: The Wilderness "Make the Road By Walking"

12/17/2018
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For Episode 52, we have our first non-American band on the show. A group called the Wilderness from Kingston, Ontario. That's Canada, if you're curious. They give us the front seat on their summer tour of the states and tell us a few stories along the way. They play for us 4 songs; "Hurry Up and Wait", a single released in March of this year, "Home", "No Surprise" and "Dancing in the Dive Bars". The latter is the single from their new EP "Seminary Road" released last month. This is also our...

Duration:00:45:38

Episode 51: Coopertheband "Aural Vibrations"

12/4/2018
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For episode 51 of the Back Porch Podcast we banter about with local favorites, Coopertheband. They play "Invisible Man", "Home", "Undignified" and "Rebels" from their debut album "Kingdoms" released in the summer of 2017. This band is not only talented, they possess an uncanny ability to create new material with a familiar resonance. You'll not only love the music, you'll love this band. Keep your ears to the ground for any chance to get out and catch them live. They are an incredible live...

Duration:00:40:22

Episode 50: The Doublewides "This Machine Kills Fascist"

11/12/2018
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For our 50th episode of the Back Porch Podcast, we sit down with The Doublewides. A rockabilly group from right here in the home of Rockabilly, Jackson, Tennessee. They call it Jaxabilly, so that's what we'll call it. They are a serious throwback with the means to convey a most authentic retelling of the attitude that existed so heavily in the 50's when Rockabilly was a counter culture. They go straight to the source. Cultivating their grit from local legends such as Carl Perkins and W. S....

Duration:00:54:04

Episode 49: Brandon Boyd Lewis "When It Hits, You Feel No Pain"

9/25/2018
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For Episode 49 we talk to local singer/songwriter Brandon Boyd Lewis about his style, his influence and what made him want to be a songwriter. He plays us a some of his most recent material and shows us his dark side with a track he cut himself. If you like feel good music with smokey vocals, you'll want to tune in and let Brandon take you down that dusty road back home. Be on the lookout for new music from Brandon in the coming year. A little birdie told me there might be something in the...

Duration:00:52:47

Episode 48: The Skeleton Krew “Graveyard Manner”

8/28/2018
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The Back Porch is back after a short month off with Hunter Cross and Cameron Briley of The Skeleton Krew. They are a busy troupe and kindly take some time out to talk with us and play a few songs without the consent of Cameron’s agent. Oops! We learn Hunter tricked Cameron into to being in the band,”organically”, we take a vague trip to the twilight zone and Steve learns they speak Portuguese in Brazil. Yet, another fun filled episode to either strengthen what you already know about this...

Duration:00:54:03

Episode 47: Wes Henley “There Can Be Only One Highlander”

7/19/2018
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On this Back Porch episode, we talk with our friend Wes Henley, owner/operator of Highland House Studios/Productions in Jackson, TN. Wes isn't just your average local musician, ability wise nor resume wise. He gives us an interesting back story as to the precise moment he knew he wanted to be a musician and how that moment would foreshadow his own career. We play tracks on which he was the featured guitarist from atrists he either mixed or recorded at Highland House such as; Tamala Vaughn,...

Duration:00:59:18

Episode 46: Patrick O'Connor “Taking the Route Less Traveled”

7/6/2018
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On episode 46, we welcome singer/songwriter Patrick O’Connor from Jackson, TN. Patrick recently released his first EP “Why Won’t You Speak”. Patrick talks about the makings of the EP among other topics....aliens, dreams, what songs he can’t play live due to graphic content. This episode is rated a little bit not PG-13. Just kidding. He plays some of his new material as well as a track from the EP. Take a little time to listen and get to know Patrick and his music. Enjoy!

Duration:00:52:06

Episode 45: Forked Deer Homeschool Parade "Where the Rivers Meet"

6/18/2018
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On episode 45, Josh and Steve talk with Ben Gilbreath and Nathan Megelsh about why they thought this band thing was a good idea. They play us 4 of their original works and give not so subtle clues about their future endeavors. They've released an EP "Rain" and a single "Thinking" within the last year. See if you can find them on iTunes, Spotify and the such. Go give these guys a listen and tell your friends the story of how you found this new band, via us. Also, Josh and Steve discover...

Duration:00:46:32

Episode 44: Tennessee Music Awards w/ Nathan Hunnicutt "All Together Now"

5/18/2018
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We kick off 2018 talking to Nathan Hunnicutt. Creator of the Tennessee Music Awards which is in its second year. He tells us how he got started in the business and why he brought the awards show to Jackson. Nominations are currently in progress and will end on May 31st. Go nominate your favorite Tennessee groups and artist now at http://TennesseeMusicAwards.org. The awards show is scheduled as of now for October 8th. Share. Download. Listen. Nominate. Vote. Attend. Thanks in advance. Enjoy!

Duration:00:39:51

Episode 43: The Kernal "Sing Me Back Home"

10/28/2017
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On episode 43 the Back Porch brings you The Kernal. We sit down with Joe Garner, the man behind the red suit, to discuss his inspirations, his goings on and his latest release "Light Country". If you haven't heard of him and you are the type of country music fan I am, older country, you'll want to give this episode a good listen. While it is country music at it's core, his sound shows influences of americana, rock and gospel. Give your ears a break from all that's heavy and take a small dose...

Duration:01:15:48

S3 Ep 3 The Kernal “Sing Me Back Home”

10/28/2017
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In this 3rd episode of season 3 the Back Porch brings you The Kernal. We sit down with Joe Garner, the man behind the red suit, to discuss his inspirations, his goings on and his latest release “Light Country”. If you haven’t heard of him and you are the type of country music fan I am, older country, you’ll want to give this episode a good listen. While it is country music at it’s core, his sound shows influences of americana, rock and gospel. Give your ears a break from all that’s heavy...

Duration:01:15:48

Episode 42: Jackie Austin "Another Stop Along the Way"

8/8/2017
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For Episode 42 of the BackPorch brings you singer/songwriter Jackie Austin. Jackie, a BackPorch vet, has been on the podcast a couple of times already with other projects Hart's Bridge, Episode 37 and Auburn Sky, Episode 20. He keeps busy to say the least. He just released his first solo EP, Reasons recorded here at Northstar Studios. We talk to him about the process and he plays a few tracks from the EP. Tune in and get to know this amazing young songwriter from Jackson, TN.

Duration:00:49:03

Episode 41: Farewell Mourning "When the Soul Reaches the Spirit"

3/31/2017
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Christina Warren and Jesse Joyner known as Farewell Mourning join the Back Porch to kick off 2017 with some beautiful Americana and talk to us about their coming together and things to come. This duo will put chills down your spine with harmony. Enjoy!

Duration:01:03:25

Farewell Mourning

3/31/2017
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Christina Warren and Jesse Joyner known as Farewell Mourning join the Back Porch to kick of the 3rd season with some beautiful Americana and talk to us about their coming together and things to come. This duo will put chills down your spine with harmony. Enjoy!

Duration:01:03:25

Episode 40: North Star Studios "Magic in the Making"

4/22/2016
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North Star Studios is a great recording studio located in Jackson, Tennessee. It is where The BackPorch with Jason and Amy now calls home. Josh and Steven Stewart tells us the story on how two brothers ended up with a recording studio. They play us a few songs that has been recorded with them. These two brothers has some great stories to tell and they talk about the services North Star offers.

Duration:02:00:38

S2 Ep 19 North Star Studios “Magic in the Making”

4/22/2016
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North Star Studios is a great recording studio located in Jackson, Tennessee. It is where The BackPorch with Jason and Amy now calls home. Josh and Steven Stewart tells us the story on how two brothers ended up with a recording studio. They play us a few songs that has been recorded with them. These two brothers has some great stories to tell and they talk about the services North Star offers. This is a great way to end Season 2!

Duration:02:00:38

Episode 39: Drown "Down by the River"

3/25/2016
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Join us as we talk to the Memphis, Tn based band named Drown. If you like,Pearl Jam or Seether style music then you will love Drown. Listen as they discuss how they got their name, how they met and what influences them. They play 5 original songs for us and tell us some stories about the songs. Recorded at Northstar Studios Jackson, Tn.

Duration:00:38:31

Episode 38: Ryan Hinkle "California Country"

3/11/2016
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Join us as we talk to Ryan Hinkle, Ryan is currently living in California and has a new single out on county radio. Listen as we talk to Ryan about where he came from, past jobs and where he is heading. Ryan tells us about his new single "Colder Than a Bad Girls Heart" and how he opened up for Charlie Daniels. Please call your local country radio station and request Ryan's new single and help him move up the charts even more. Ryan Hinkle Music ©2016.

Duration:00:38:01

Episode 37: Harts Bridge "Let The Music Flow"

2/26/2016
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Join us as we talk with Harts Bridge. They are one of Jackson's newest bands. Listen and hear what inspires them, where they want to be in the future, and how they got their name. This is an episode you don't want to miss. Harts Bridge plays 5 of their original songs for us and tells us the stories behind them. Recorded at Northstar Studios. Harts Bridge Music ©2016 www.hartsbridge.com

Duration:00:34:17

Episode 36: William New "Letting Your Light Shine"

2/12/2016
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In this episode we talk to William New. William New discusses his faith and touches on topics such as addiction, love, and country music. William tells us about his time in Nashville as well as who and what inspires him. Listen as we play 4 hand picked songs and William sings one live for us. "Leggs Party" ©2013 and "Papa" ©2015 Recorded and performed by RiverSide band. Recorded at Northstar Studios.

Duration:00:48:59