Written By Women, Covered By Men

Written By Women, Covered By Men

Mar 21, 2016

There are so many talented female songwriters out there. What’s interesting is that sometimes, a cover version of a song gets more notoriety than the original version. Here are some songs that were written by women and covered by men. There are many more songs than this playlist includes but this gives you a start to maybe start researching who wrote your...

A Few Reasons Why Dolly Parton Is a Total Badass

A Few Reasons Why Dolly Parton Is a Total Badass

Mar 14, 2016

The theme for our playlist this month is “Men Covering Songs Written by Women.” When I heard this I immediately thought of “Back In The Good Old Days (When Times Was Bad) as done by one of the toughest men in the country music cannon, Merle Haggard. Legend has it that Haggard was inspired to pursue a life in music when he was a prisoner at San Quentin...

Local Men Inspiration Playlist: Part 1

Local Men Inspiration Playlist: Part 1

Feb 13, 2016

As a follow up from our Local Ladies Inspiration Playlist in November, we have curated the same for local men in the Cincinnati music scene! These men are appreciative of and inspired by various female musicians. Here’s who moves them to make great music! Part 2 will be released on February 14, 2016.         Aaron Watkins (Commercial,...

Pretty Things I Found at the Country Music Hall of Fame

Pretty Things I Found at the Country Music Hall of Fame

Mar 26, 2012

I just returned from a four day vacation in Nashville, Tennessee and in case you were worried, the legacy of country music lives on! The place is filled with live music, many I’m happy to report, were female! While I was there I had the opportunity to visit the Country Music Hall of Fame. I met some new friends and saw beautiful items belonging to some old...