INTERVIEWS

TOMMI TIKKA

How would you classify your music? I think our music is very difficult to categorize or classify. The most apt definition of it that I’ve heard is when a radio DJ labeled it as “melodic, retro-flavored pop/rock.” It’s usually placed in the alternative pop or indie rock categories/genres because in …

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ASHLEY PUCKETT

How would you classify your music? My music is classic country with a modern twist.  There is a lot of Romance involved and love songs (they are my favorite) as well as some sassy fun ones, too! Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Leann Rimes, Jo Dee …

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Richard Lynch

How would you classify your music? My music is Traditional Country Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Conway Twitty, Keith Whitley, George Strait, Mere Haggard and a fellow named Woody Lynch (my Dad) What do you want fans to take from your music?  That my music speaks …

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Jeremy Parsons

How would you classify your music? I classify my music as Americana. Alt-Country or Singer/Songwriter always feels like a good fit too. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Top 5 easily are 1.) Hank Williams Sr., 2.) John Prine, 3.) Jason Isbell, 4.) Guy Clark, 5.) George …

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Walker’s Cay

Answers by:  Gary LaBarr for Walker’s Cay How would you classify your music?  Our music is reminiscent of the great “hair bands,” and Alternative            bands of the 1980’s, 1990’s, and early 2,000’s.  Anything with a good melody line, and chrous hook! Who are some of your top 5 musical influences?  …

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Montana Jacobowitz

How would you classify your music?  would classify my music as very versatile between Indie, Pop, Rap, Latino, R&B, and Soul. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Alicia Keys, Alessa Cara, Arlissa, Andra Day, and Emeli Sandé. What do you want fans to take from your music? …

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Bill Abernathy

How would you classify your music? Ahh, the ultimate question. Some call it country, some rock, some folk, some old hairy music, some belly rubbing music, some blues. I have no idea. It really depends on the song. I just classify it as music that tells the story of my …

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Izzy’s Caravan

How would you classify your music? When I started ‘Izzie’s Caravan’, the great thing was there was a rationale behind the project and that was to explore the origins of the blues. So I had the freedom, as a solo artist, to revert back to the classic artists and their …

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Ricky Comeaux

How would you classify your music? Dramatic Cabaret.  This is my own ‘made-up’ category.  Much because of the broad variety of material which has always encompassed my performances, and which is surely represented on “If I Ruled The World”. Who are some of your top 5 musical influences? Dan Fogelberg, …

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Emily V

Hey Emily! Happy we can catch up a little today! Tell us more about you and all of the exciting things you have going on. Thank you for having me!  This year I have a lot of really fun festivals and summer concerts coming up.  I am also working on …

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