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Ryan Corn Vibe and Vine Interview
Ryan Corn Vibe and Vine Interview
| Posted by Sutter Home for Sutter Home
Corn is a Missouri native with strong musical roots. As a child, he learned harmony by singing with his grandmother in church. As a teenager, the lure of the electric guitar hooked him, and he found himself in a couple of bands, writing songs and touring in a beat-up RV. Along the way, he began to...
Nate Botsford Says He Draws Inspiration From Johnny Cash and Van Morrison
Nate Botsford Says He Draws Inspiration From Johnny Cash and Van Morrison
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Portland singer and songwriter Nate Botsford hit the big time in the music industry, winning a national music competition with his bluegrass/country rock-style songs, and now he’s getting help from music producer Billy Mann, who also produced well-known artists like Pink, John Legend, and Cher...
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...