Alex Steed speaks with Jacob Jones; one of the DJ’s behind internationally acclaimed dance party Motown Monday.
Host Alex Steed takes us through the time Roy Acuff ran for governor and then speaks with pop-folk, or folk-pop, or pop-alt-country artist, Mercy Bell.
Erin Rae is a musician based here in Nashville. She is a delight. Here she shares her history in the town, insights on establishing boundaries as a working musician, and tips on where to get the best antiques in town.
She is one hundred percent personality. She has *lived.*
Alex Steed speaks with absolute force of nature Lauren Gilbert, aka LG, aka band center of gravity for Thelma and the Sleaze.
Alex takes time to remember Nashville’s most infamous pastry, Bongo Java’s NunBun.
Steven Hale, journalist for the Nashville Scene, talks with Alex Steed about Tennessee’s death penalty and his coverage of it.
Third Man Records co-owner Ben Swank moved to Nashville literally days before the label launched. His history is intrinsically tied with the city.
Before taking you down a fever dreamy rabbit hole of 1980s Nashville, Alex delves into the legend of the Nashville Flame—a friend of other-worldly humanoids and foe to murderous biker-gangs.
Today we’ll talk with Robyn Henderson-Espinoza. Robyn lives here in Nashville and is a queer, non-binary, Latinx poet and holds a PhD in theology. I also talk with Tristan Scroggins – a mandolinist and all around bluegrass wizard who writes about how strange it is to live life on the road as a traveling musician.
Alex spends time with David Berman’s blog, Menthol Mountains, to try to get a sense of his relationship with the city and his relationship with the world at large.
Alex Steed talks about Nashville’s history of white supremacist violence with author and historian Betsy Phillips.