Sara Groves – I Saw What I Saw

Oh my dear friends and fellow music lovers! I have had some busy times and some more busy times are ahead. I just got back from a trip to Seattle to see one of my dear friends graduate from Naturopathic Medical school. (And she did it while having 3 little boys! The oldest is 5. [...]

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Flood Relief for Iowa Musicians and Artists

I just got an email from the Americana duo Truckstop Souvenir about the flooding in Cedar Rapids and other Iowa river towns, and what you can do to help out some of the musicians and artists who lost equipment and housing in the recent floods. As self employed people, artists often don’t have insurance, and [...]

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10 Questions with Priscilla Ahn!

So the lovely folks over at Filter noticed my post about how excited I was that Priscilla Ahn has a full length album coming out today, and they hooked me up with an email interview with Priscilla herself! They also sent me a pretty picture to share with all of you:Very exciting! I love that [...]

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Carrie Rowan Interview on KRUU!

Want this badge? Singer-songwriter Carrie Rowan spent a good ten years climbing the corporate ladder before she decided to leap off. Lucky for her, (and for us!) she landed on her piano bench, and soon picked up the guitar as well. Carrie’s debut album, Almost Home is set to release June 28th and we were [...]

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Boca Chica: Blackberries, Beasts and Banjos

This week on Lyrical Venus I’ll be interviewing Hallie Pritts of the indie alt-folk band Boca Chica. Their quiet, lush and sometimes quirky sound has drawn comparisons to Sufjan Stevens, Iron & Wine and Bright Eyes with flavors of Old Crow Medicine Show and Gillian Welch. Check out this music video for their song Beasts [...]

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