• Interviews
  • Alfa Anderson, Formerly of the Band Chic, Releases Her first Solo Album

    Alfa Anderson, Chic, single, release

      Alfa Anderson, a former member of the acclaimed band Chic, nominated for the eleventh time in 2017 for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, is one of the most inspiring and humble people I have had the pleasure of speaking with. Having lived a career in music most can only dream […]

  • Innovators
  • Music Tech Entrepreneurs: Introducing the Ladies of EVAmore

    Channing Moreland and Makenzie Stokel entrepreneurs EVAmore

      What is it about entrepreneurship that tantalizes our spirit and our soul. There’s this excitement around a seemingly incredible idea and being brave enough to dive feet first into the unknown. That is true entrepreneurship. It’s eliminating the unknown, creating something that solves a real problem and becoming the mastermind of your own business. […]

  • Interviews
  • Emerging Pop Artist, Chetti, Talks New Music, Dedication, and Making her Mark in Music

      The road to achieving stardom is one of commitment, dedication, and talent. It demands an inner passion keeping an artist moving forward regardless of the circumstances, obstacles, or the inevitable “No.”  Chetti, an aspiring Brooklyn-based artist, is doing just that. At the young age of three, Chetti knew her path was to write songs, […]

  • Interviews
  • Shelly Fairchild talks about the winding road of being a songwriter and independent artist

      In a city full of incredible songwriters, musicians, bands and performers, finding one’s place among the many can feel like an impossible reality. Shelly Fairchild, an accomplished songwriter and performer, has courageously remained undaunted. Through an unwavering resolve, she has proved you can be whoever you want to be, and on your own terms. […]

  • A Day In The Life
  • Maven Music Founder, Alissa Cronau, launches a new way to discover music

    “People have always said, that the people who are the masterminds are the ones who are fearless and just do it. They don’t listen to others who put a box around what makes sense to them. Maybe it seems crazy, and maybe things might not work out, but if they do, it’s a journey worth […]

  • Interviews
  • The High Watt’s Samantha Frances talks booking, music business, and Frances and the Foundation

    Samantha Frances is a woman who has paved her path in Nashville, as one of the lead Talent Buyers for the High Watt and Mercy Lounge, two of Nashville’s premiere live music venues. If that isn’t enough, as the front woman and bassist for the rock band, Frances and the Foundation, Samantha exudes why music […]

  • Interviews
  • Interview: Female Engineer, Kazuri Arai, wants to see more women behind the board

    In a field where estimates show that less than 5% of women are in producing or engineering roles, Kazuri Arai has braved these incredibly daunting statistics, forging ahead to become one of Nashville’s few female sound engineers. Having moved to the United States from Japan to attend Berklee College of Music, Kazuri found her passion; […]

  • Interviews
  • Music Makers: Nashville Duo Jill & Kate discuss body positivity for women & a DIY career

    Jill and Kate Women In Music

    Women in the music industry are under immense pressure to look, behave, and perform a certain way. Unlike their male counterparts, who can throw on jeans and a t-shirt and walk on stage, women are thrown under the bus for even the smallest of flaws. Whether it’s wearing unflattering jeans or the internet’s fascination with […]

  • Behind The Scenes
  • Behind The Scenes: Pamela & Leigh of Fanny’s House of Music Create a Safe, Supportive Haven for Women

    Fanny’s House of Music, in East Nashville, is a neighborhood treasure offering more than just lessons and incredible instruments. Pamela Cole and Leigh Maples have created a space where all people are welcomed with open arms and encouraged to sit down, grab a guitar, and play no – matter what your ability. They want to […]

  • Interviews
  • Music Makers: Ariel of Icon For Hire has Advice for Bands & Badass Females

    Icon for Hire is a young band with a lot of history. Founded in 2007 by vocalist Ariel and guitarist Shawn Jump, they’ve seen a multitude of ups-and-downs as they’ve meander from independent, to signed, and back again. They self-released two EP’s (2008’s Icon for Hire EP and 2009’s The Grey EP) before getting discovered […]