7 Artists you (probably) don’t know, but should ….
These musicians are fairly unknown to the masses, but that’s okay – I would guess they’re not trying to appease the masses. At least you and I know about them 🙂
Inspired to learn guitar by his wife’s tragic horseback riding accident, Zach Williams leads vocals for the Lone Bellow, accompanied by Kanene Donehey Pipkin and Brian Elmquist.
Shovels and Rope consists of husband and wife folk duo Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst, based out of Charleston, South Carolina.
In 2011, Justin Townes Earle received the Americana Music Award for song of the year with this song, “Harlem River Blues”.
The Dirty Guv’nahs is a roots rock band out of Knoxville, Tennessee. As a result of their growing popularity, the recording of their third album was financed by online donations from their fans, covering $20,000 of costs.
This is Holly Williams, granddaughter of Hank Williams, most recent music video. She provides a different sound to the females of Nashville’s mainstream country.
The Score, an alternative pop duo, is currently recording their debut album. Until it’s released, they are making weekly youtube covers, such as this, the Passager’s, “Let Her Go”.
Allen Stone, a self proclaimed, “hippie with soul”, is a soul and R&B singer whose gospel background can be heard in his powerful vocals.