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Andrea Marlowe

Andrea Marlowe

  Daniel NeSmith started the annual Roots Rock Showcase three years ago to feature a variety of Georgia bands throughout the state and even some close to home.  NeSmith, who is also the lead singer of Macon’s own Back City Woods, is promising this year will bring an assortment of

“Imma small town hero/I hit the big cities and compete with the best come back home and drink whiskey/Still humble enough to have a beer wit you” are lyrics from the Floco Torres’ newest EP Porsche, is an album deluged with soul, determination, and earworm instrumental tracks that sound polished

Chance Moorman is all of what you might expect from a 16 year old–sweet spoken, lively, and still indecisive about what she wants to do when she grows up.  But not many teenagers have been playing the ukulele and guitar since the age of 13 or strive to be a

  The guys of Rewind Retry may cite influences such as Radiohead and Muse, but they are a band exploring elements and taking inspiration from contemporary music, 80s New Wave, and even Indian classical music. Friends John Maddox (guitar/vocals), Will Childress (bass/vocals), Griffin Ver Steeg (guitar/vocals), and Alex Freehof (drums)

After a discussion with a good friend and reminiscing about female musicians that used to play in the Macon music scene, Savana Cameron had an idea: a showcase dedicated to women artists.  “There are a lot of wonderful, strong female musicians in Macon, but we felt like a lot of