Marc Michael en-us © 2014 The Pulse and Brewer Media. All rights reserved. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT SLC Doing The Time Warp Again Heather, Travis and Katie Kilgore, along with Eric and Kat Almlie, are collectively The Scarlet Love Conspiracy. That’s what I’m told anyway—the band moves around too much to ever pin down for a straight interview.

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Big Weekend Fun on the Farm As I grow older, I find myself taking up that time-honored hobby of middle age: worrying about what “the young people” are thinking. In particular I worry that the younger generations might not have the perspective ...

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Singer/Songwriters Unite For Benefit This weekend the Pigeon Mountain Grill presents a free Songwriter Showcase featuring some of the hottest local talent in the region.

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Meet The Real Bob Carty You would think that writing about a man with more than 40 years experience as a singer/songwriter, a man who’s been everywhere, done everything and who by rights ought to be famous throughout the world would be easy.

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Celebrate the Halfway Mark to St. Patrick’s Day Get your Irish on early at the Honest Pint

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Way Beyond Just Loud and Louder Gabe Williams, Drew Hamilton, Nick Sterchi, John Barrett and Mat Turner. They are Folk Killer, and they are brilliant.

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Still Unnamed, But This EP Is Radio-Ready As much as we tend to eschew labels (particularly in music), there is nothing inherently wrong with them. They have a place and a function. The trouble arises when we attach too much significance to a label...

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Get a Taste of Fly Free Fest Thursday This Thursday, Aug. 14, at 9 p.m., The Honest Pint is proud to present a Fly Free Fest preview featuring the music of Danimal Planet, Teaspoon Sun and New Planet.

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Multiple Influences, Powerful Melding Well, kids, today I want to tell you about the band Gunpowder and Pearls—but first I want to get a little chatty and talk about an aspect of my process for writing about bands. I assure you, it will be germane to the task at hand.

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Get Ready to be Kicked by The Mule Musical festival fans and southern rock aficionados rejoice!

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Celto-Eclectic And Proud of It "It is a fact that no other Celtic group in the Southeast can come close to their version of the Swedish werewolf song, ‘Varulven’.”

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Some Good Ol’ Downhome Music Local folk duo Rye Baby hits the stage with some down-home friends

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Time to Move Your Feet and Party, Mon Chattanooga reggae-lovers The Iscariots release their debut album Act of Treason

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Lightning Is Striker Now A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of telling you about country phenom D. Striker from Nashville, and promised that I’d offer a heads up when he came to town. The time is upon us, kids.

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It’s Damimal’s Planet, We Just Live On It If I had my way, I’d like to see the entire album mounted as a stage production at one of the larger venues in town.

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Hot Time, Summer in the City The cultural renaissance of the last two decades has resulted in a full itinerary for our fair city and the surrounding areas. There is literally ALWAYS something going on, with new events and festivals cropping faster every week.

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Resurrecting the Spirit of Nashville In terms of country music, this is the most sincere pumpkin patch I’ve seen in a long, long time.

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She Deserves R-E-S-P-E-C-T Her breathy, sultry voice lures you in…then without warning flies to a crescendo with range reminiscent of young Aretha Franklin demanding some respect.

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Young But Heading for Folk-Rock Glory “They are genuine phenoms, prodigies coming together in the perfect storm of circumstance to create a band.”

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Songs with Dirt Under Their Fingernails "It isn’t what you’d call pretty, but these aren’t pretty tunes. They’re authentic and gritty.”

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