Every weekday we pick one Songspace artist/track to be the featured Daily Discovery on AmericanSongwriter.com. Below is the week of 10.13 - 10.17.14.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 13
Christian Lopez and his band are pioneering their own brand of Alt. Folk Country Rock. The West Virginia native’s new EP, Pilot, is available for download from digital retailers, or you can order a physical CD here.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 14
Jennifer Knapp is a former Christian music star who left the business at the top of her game. She is currently signed to Ani DiFranco’s Righteous Babe Record label, and has a new album called SET ME FREE out today. Purchase SET ME FREE here.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15
Hailing from Minneapolis, Johnny moved to Colorado to pursue electronic music production, but soon came to terms with his obsession for acoustic music and songwriting. His debut, self-titled album (out now) melds dream-folk, Americana, and electric ambiance. If you’re in New York next week, you can catch him at the Bowery Electric for the Tijuana Gift Shop CMJ Showcase on 10/22.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16
Hailing from the shores of North Lake Tahoe, CA, Dead Winter Carpenters is a rollicking, high-energy, alt-country-roots-infused outfit that represents everything the American west stands for. Dead Winter Carpenters are currently on tour. Click HERE to see if they are playing in a city near you.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17
Square Peg Round Hole is a band based out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The group has developed a reputation and following due to its eclectic style, drawing from a wide variety of influences. Click HERE to see if they are playing in a city near you.