Music That You Should Definitely Hear in 2020

An Article by Johnny Cole  |  Photos by Stephen Anderson The year 2020 will be remembered for many things in addition to primarily causing difficulties in many aspects of our lives. The music industry has taken a hit due to the cancellations and postponements of many tours and live music… Continue Reading

A Promising Outlook for the Rest of 2019 – A Spotlight on 15 Music Artists

An Article by Johnny Cole  |  Photos by Stephen Anderson We encourage our readers and friends to be on the lookout for these 15 music artists during the remainder of 2019: ● Analog Missionary (Silverhill, AL) – these veteran rockers are back! A recent show at The Listening Room of… Continue Reading

Callaghan’s of Mobile, AL – One of the South’s Best Places for Live Music

For years I’ve been criss-crossing the country in search of those special one of a kind places that regularly showcase the very best in live music. This pilgrimage of sorts has been a lifelong journey with high hopes. Along the way I’ve discovered a few real standouts – venues with… Continue Reading

The Evolution of A Beautiful Dream – “Della Memoria’s Musical Journey & Recording of Their Debut Release”

Evolution: The gradual development of something, especially from a simple to a more advanced form or identity. Beautiful: pleasing the senses or mind aesthetically; alluring, attractive or fascinating. Dream: visionary creation of the imagination; desired purpose or something that fully satisfies a wish. The above three simple words are used… Continue Reading

The Mississippi Gulf Coast Independent Music Scene – Taking Shape

There have been many outstanding independent music scenes around the country and breaking it down could be lengthy. In the post 1955 Rock & Roll Era, we can easily list a number of familiar ones. At the start, however, to understand what a real independent music scene means, we should… Continue Reading

Sweet Sounds By The Harbor: The Coffeehouse Sessions featuring Em & Me

  There are times when the setting provides music with that ‘something special’.  Such an occasion occurred on the cloudy, misty evening of Thursday, April 13th, at the ‘Coffeehouse Sessions’ in The Pass Christian Book Store & Cat Island Coffeehouse. This delightfully warm establishment chocked with Southern charm and hospitality is located on historic Scenic… Continue Reading