Author Archives: Kyle

American Music Standard “Hear Me Clearly”

Music truly is a network.  I found American Music Standard on BandCamp while looking for some artists for a Memphis, TN show.  This is the first time I get to blog someone before preparing to meet them.  Check out the … Continue reading

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Erin Coburn “Downpour”

I’m always on the lookout for artists to connect with and give a platform for them to share their music.  On Twitter, I found Kentucky artist Erin Coburn.  When I checked out her site, I found this sound.  The first … Continue reading

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After A Year Of Music Goals and Moving On

Last year, I stated some goals and plans for the year.  Reviewing how those went, changed, and culminated is leading me to preparations for 2018.  Beginning the year with goals, set me on a course of events that led to … Continue reading

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Hannah McKee “November 2nd”

The Wednesday before Thanksgiving, I traveled to Louisville, KY to play a show.  The venue asked for some local support and I found Hannah McKee on Bandcamp.  I loved her work and thought her sound would add some compliment and … Continue reading

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Fall Tour 2017 In Review

During the summer of 2017, I connected with a tour manager and we planned out a series of weekend dates.  From July 31 to December 9, I played fourteen shows in Indiana, Kentucky, Kansas, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Arkansas.  Yes, … Continue reading

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My Songwriting Process

Recently, a situation arose that inspired me to think about my creative process.  More specifically, how life inspires my creations. As a songwriter, I gather inspiration from experiences and observations.  In turn, those become stories in my songs.  Experiences that … Continue reading

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Durango McMurphy “Aliens Over India”

In Mid-October, I did a run of three shows on tour.  Madison, WI was stop two of three.  The show at The Fountain was broadcast on WMUU radio and Durango McMurphy was the host and co-performer.  Durango and I had … Continue reading

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Haley Woolbright “Love Like That”

Around St. Louis, The Wolf is a place to meet other sing-songwriters.  I’ve seen Haley there but didn’t “meet” her until viewing her ReverbNation page.  Click play on the song “Love Like That” and meet the musical side of Haley … Continue reading

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Detective Wadd “Sin Solución”

ReverbNation is second to Twitter in how I find new music.  With RN, the local aspect is really cool and, though Detective Wadd are not local to me, drifting through charts is how I found them.  On their page, I … Continue reading

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Donna Marie “Run”

Music is a way of communicating the reached beyond location. On Twitter, I met Donna Marie.  I visited her YouTube channel and really enjoyed what she had posted and found the song “Run.”  The video has a charm to it … Continue reading

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