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Tara Macri Vibe & Vine Interview
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If by chance you were in New York, and saw the critically acclaimed Broadway musical “HAIRSPARY”, or happen to live in LA, and saw her perform at the infamous “Hollywood Bowl” with Nick Jonas, Drew Carey and John Stamos, as her wing men, you would have surely remembered Tara Macri. There’s no...
Just Ask Drake White: Dreams Are Meant to Come True
Just Ask Drake White: Dreams Are Meant to Come True
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Drake White started writing his thoughts down when he was 14, some of which would later become lyrics in his songs. At his parents’ urging, he joined the youth choir at First Baptist Church of Hokes Bluff in Alabama and began his lifelong love of music. In performances, he and his band, Drake White...
The Family That Plays Together, Stays Together. It’s Never Been Truer. Check Out The Rua.
The Family That Plays Together, Stays Together. It’s Never Been Truer. Check Out The Rua.
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Meet The Rua, an Irish country-pop-rock trio consisting of sisters Roseanna (lead vocals, guitar) and Alanna (piano, backing vocals) and brother Jonathan Brown (violin, vocals, guitar). Though they all grew up in Windsor, Berkshire, their family roots are all from Ireland, where they spent a lot of...
The Band O.A.R. Doesn’t Simply Perform Songs, They Share Rich Short Stories
The Band O.A.R. Doesn’t Simply Perform Songs, They Share Rich Short Stories
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
O.A.R. is a down-to-earth, American rock band with a soulful heart as big as their sound. Although their name stands for (Of a Revolution), instead of a revolution, their lyrics more suggest peace-and-love and idealism. Members of O.A.R. include founder and lead vocalist/guitarist Marc Roberge,...
Listen to High Dive Heart Pour Out their Hearts. Pour Yourself Some Sutter Home and Enjoy.
Listen to High Dive Heart Pour Out their Hearts. Pour Yourself Some Sutter Home and Enjoy.
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Listening to High Dive Heart, consisting of multi-platinum songwriter Jason Reeves and singer-songwriter Nelly Joy makes you feel the way you do when first spotting a rainbow after a heavy rain fall. Their catalog of songs is filled with such upbeat, bouncy melodies and their voices blend together...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Drake White started writing his thoughts down when he was 14, some of which would later become lyrics in his song. He started singing when he was asked to join the youth choir at First Baptist Church of Hokes Bluff by his parents. In concert, he and his band (Drake White & The Big Fire) opened...
The Rigs Rise and Fall
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
We met up with The Rigs in Napa Valley's Live in the Vineyard. Once you hear them perform their song "Rise & Fall" in our Vibe & Vibe Studio, it may sound hauntingly familiar. That's because it is. ABC Family Television used it in the promo for the blockbuster hit "The Hunger Games." If you...
The Rigs Interview
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
​ If you haven't yet heard the soulful, bluesy music of TJ Stafford and Caitlin Parrott, the firecracker couple from The Rigs who we met at Napa Valley's Live in the Vineyard, you're in for an emotional and melodic journey. Their songwriting style is at once hauntingly intimate and grandly...
| Posted by Kelly for Sutter Home
Multi-talented singer, songwriter, and philanthropist Andrew McMahon dropped by the Sutter Home Vibe & Vine Studio for a down-to-earth interview on making music, surviving the odds, and traveling through Napa Valley—one sip of wine at a time. McMahon found success with not one, but three...
| Posted by Heather for Sutter Home
Hope you all had a chance to catch Sweden's own exuberant Paul Rey, singing his song, “Good as Hell” right here in our Vibe & Vibe studio. After his performance, Paul was kind enough to sit down with us and share more about himself and his musical influences. One thing is certain: if any of you...