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Kaboose - "Masquerade"

In this technological age we can easily be engulfed in following opinions from anywhere. This can create a virtual mask as we shy away from being who we truly are inside. We fish for compliments, we we try to one-up the next, ultimately leading…
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Mark Bishop - Some Distant Mountain

Award-winning Gospel singer, songwriter, and producer Mark Bishop is not one to look back or become burdened by the path he has already trodden. “Songwriters by nature are always moving forward,” he says, “You’re looking to create something…
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Fireside Collective - "And the Rain Came Down"

With two singles for Mountain Home Music Company out in the fall of 2019, Western North Carolina’s Fireside Collective were looking forward to a calendar full of appearances to follow the March, 2020 release of Elements, their first full-length…
Ian Zumback, acoustic, cover tunes, folk, Americana, Old Bear Records, Syntax Creative - image

Ian Zumback - "Wasted Years" (Live)

Conventional practice says CCM acts don't cover metal bands like Iron Maiden—but Ian Zumback proves that he's not an ordinary Christian artist. With his live take of "Wasted Years," he brings his signature folky sound to deconstruct and…
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Yancy - "Every Victory"

In her unique style, Yancy took this worship song and made it her own. Worship can be a Christian's weapon, and one of the greatest tools God gives us to fight. "When I record covers of songs, they're ones that have impacted my life—songs…
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Lindley Creek - "That Page Won't Turn"

After last year's LP debut, family bluegrass band Lindley Creek checks into 2021 with "That Page Won't Turn." This driving, alt-country acoustic number is a sentimental song about a love not yet lost as the narrator (lead vocalist Katie Greer)…
Tammy Rogers, Thomm Jutz, Americana, folk, acoustic, Mountain Fever Records, Syntax Creative - image

Tammy Rogers & Thomm Jutz - "I Surely Will Be Singing"

When two artists collaborate, many listen. When two accomplished, sought-after artists—entrenched in significance among the annals of their genre—come together on a project, the world stands to take notice. Such is the case with, "I Surely…
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Daryl Mosley - Small Town Dreamer

About the focus track, "The Way I Was Raised" | A premiere songwriter, Daryl Mosley beautifully portrays the time-tested values and morals of upbringing on "The Way I Was Raised." Set to a toe-tapping rhythm with driving banjo, this focus…
Balsam Range, bluegrass, folk, acoustic, Mountain Home Music Company, Syntax Creative - image

Balsam Range - Moxie & Mettle

Two-time International Bluegrass Music Association’s Entertainer of the Year, Balsam Range, has become one of the genre’s most award-winning acts. Since forming in 2007, the group has garnered 13 IBMA awards on the heels of 8 critically-acclaimed…
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Sideline - Ups, Downs and No Name Towns

The album’s title, drawn from “Old Guitar Case,” not only describes the band’s journey, but also acknowledges the recent struggle of the music industry—and especially its professional touring musicians—to cope with a months-long,…
The Barefoot Movement, Americana, folk, acoustic, Bonfire Recording Co., Syntax Creative - image

The Barefoot Movement - Pressing Onward

The Barefoot Movement—a Nashville-based acoustic folk/Americana band (Bonfire Recording Co.)—announces that they’re moving full steam ahead with upcoming album Pressing Onward, officially set for release September 17, 2021. The collection…
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The Lore Family - "The World Needs a Song"

Sometimes, all you need to create a great song is the ability to recognize inspiration when it comes. That was the case with “The World Needs a Song,” the latest Horizon Records single from The Lore Family. As co-writer and lead singer…