Twang Town

Colt Murski & David Tolliver

Join Music Row veterans Colt Murski and David Tolliver as they sit down with people from all over Nashville to give listeners an insider’s view into Music City – or as we like to call it, Twang Town!

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Episode 25 - Bobby Tomberlin
5d ago
Episode 25 - Bobby Tomberlin
Colt and David sit down with songwriter Bobby Tomberlin.Bobby Tomberlin is a GRAMMY, CMA, and ACM nominated songwriter.  He started his music career at age eleven as a disk jockey in his hometown of Luverne, Alabama. Bobby’s position at the radio station provided the opportunity to interview some of country music’s biggest names including Waylon Jennings, Johnny Cash, and Keith Whitley.  With a childhood so closely intertwined with country music and its legends, Bobby developed a deep-rooted respect for the genre.  His signed his first publishing deal with Mel Tillis and he is currently a staff writer for Curb Word Music Publishing. His first number one hit at country radio was “One More Day,” a career song for Diamond Rio.  Bobby's songs have been recorded by Barbra Streisand, Willie Nelson, Blake Shelton, Jerry Lee Lewis, Faith Hill, Kenny Rogers, Josh Turner, Rodney Atkins, Thompson Square, Tyler Farr, Chris Young, Dylan Scott, Pam Tillis, Little Jimmy Dickens, Joe Nichols, Sundance Head, Terri Clark, Joe Diffie, and The Oak Ridge Boys, just to name a few.   Website: www.bobbytomberlinmusic.com Facebook: www.facebook.com/bobbytomberlinInstagram: www.instagram.com/bobbytomberlinTwitter (X): www.twitter.com/bobbytomberlin1Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/4oPTLZL5LKTriYgHKEfcBVSupport the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 22 - Phillip Lammonds
20-03-2024
Episode 22 - Phillip Lammonds
Colt and David sit down with songwriter Phillip Lammonds.Phillip Lammonds is a songwriter and talented instrumentalist from South Carolina.After college, Phillip was a founder of The Blue Dogs, a beloved and critically acclaimed bluegrass and rock inspired jam band. He then started his family in Pawley’s Island, South Carolina while working as a fishing guide, a falconer, and the owner of a real estate company.  All the while, Phillip wrote songs and traveled to Nashville to pitch them.  After fifteen years, fifty or so trips to Nashville, and cuts on major artists—Hootie and the Blowfish, Josh Turner, Craig Morgan—Phillip moved to music city to pursue songwriting full time.  He stepped onto the scene with a publishing deal from Curb. Phillip’s songs have been recorded by artists like Lee Brice, Jerrod Niemann, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Edwin McCain, Craig Morgan, Kellie Pickler, Mo Pitney, and Dylan Scott.Be sure to check out Phillip's new artist project, Cowboy Things, that releases on April 5th.Website: www.philliplammonds.comFacebook: www.facebook.com/phillip.lammondsInstagram: www.instagram.com/philliplammondsArtist Spotify Page: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0l8B9wDkwn8amHscGTTd3I?si=hbk0haGDQ3ee67JOvhNpzgWriter Spotify Page: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/1J79YPErnVFK0PVyllT6KPSupport the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 18 - Josh Melton
14-02-2024
Episode 18 - Josh Melton
Colt and David sit down with singer/songwriter Josh Melton.Melton is a preacher's son from Northwest Ohio.  His influences growing up were Frank Sinatra, Thomas Rhett, Eric Church, and Billy Currington.  Melton moved to Nashville in 2014 and alongside working at a nursing home to pay the bills he spent evenings working at Nashville’s FGL House and Luke Bryan’s 32 Bridge to continue his career as a singer and songwriter.  Josh has been making strides in the music industry, opening for various artists such as Keith Urban, Rascal Flatts, Craig Morgan, Aaron Lewis, and many more. In Nashville, Josh has been creating, writing, performing, and sharing original music and gaining a large audience.   Josh recently celebrated his first #1 song as a songwriter, co-writing the hit song "Can't Have Mine" by Dylan Scott.Instagram: www.instagram.com/joshmeltonmusicFacebook: www.facebook.com/joshuameltonmusicTwitter (X): www.twitter.com/joshmeltonmusicTikTok: www.tiktok.com/@joshmeltonmusicYouTube: www.youtube.com/user/joshuameltonmusicSpotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5l5SDQs2xyEidWQOw3ro6T?si=nrWwr0G7SJ2xvCu9MgWN_w&dl_branch=1&nd=1Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/josh-melton/1373725355Support the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 17 - Michael Farren
07-02-2024
Episode 17 - Michael Farren
Colt and David sit down with songwriter Michael Farren.Grammy nominated and multiple Dove Award winning songwriter and producer Michael Farren migrated to Nashville from Texas after signing and subsequently releasing three albums on Word Records with his band Pocket Full Of Rocks.  After many years of touring, Farren shifted his focus to songwriting and production. Farren has penned hundreds of songs that span multiple genres. From Lauren Daigle's Grammy Nominated and now platinum single “Trust In You”, Reba McEntire’s Grammy winning album title track “Sing It Now”, to Christine D'Clario’s Dove Award winning Spanish album of the year “Eterno Live”, Michael has enjoyed diverse success. His first commercial cut was the global worship anthem “Let It Rain”, which appeared on Michael W. Smith’s RIAA certified multi-platinum album “Worship”.  Be sure to check out his latest song, "Checking In", that was recorded by Lee Brice featuring for King & Country.Website: www.michaelfarren.comInstagram: www.instagram.com/michaelfarrenFacebook: www.facebook.com/michaelfarrenmusicTwitter (X): www.twitter.com/michaelfarrenTikTok: www.tiktok.com/@michaelrayfarrenSpotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/560SoilLTmMeUCVT3hybP9?si=4c9316f2b189449bApple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/michael-farren/347701132Support the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 15 - Ben Glover
24-01-2024
Episode 15 - Ben Glover
Colt and David sit down with songwriter and producer Ben Glover.  Ben Glover is a Grammy award winning songwriter and producer from Loveland, Colorado, a small city on the edge of the Rocky Mountains. Glover moved to Nashville in 2000 after signing his first deal the year prior. Originally starting as an artist, Glover discovered quickly that he preferred the studio over the stage and began a fruitful career as a songwriter and producer. During the course of the last twenty years, he has penned and produced forty #1 songs in multiple genres of music and was named ASCAP’s Christian songwriter of the year in 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2016. Glover also produced “Hey World” by Lee Brice, including the #1 song “One of Them Girls” with his longtime friend Kyle Jacobs. Other notable songs written by Glover include “Joy” by For King & Country, “Love God, Love People” by Danny Gokey, “Hard to Love” by Lee Brice, “Even If” and “Flawless” by MercyMe, “Come as You Are” by Crowder, and “Overcomer” by Mandisa. The eight-time Grammy nominee has also won multiple Dove Awards, multiple number ones for “Joy” by For King & Country, “Almost Home” by Mercy Me, and “Love God, Love People” by Danny Gokey, and has been a recipient of the NSAI “Top 10 songs I wished I’d Written Award”. Glover has had over 400 songs recorded in multiple genres over the years by artists such as Chris Tomlin, Danny Gokey, Michael W. Smith, Trace Adkins, Thomson Square, The Backstreet Boys, Amy Grant & James Taylor, Clay Walker, NF, Joy Williams, Francesca Battistelli, Marc Broussard, and many more.Instagram: www.instagram.com/glover.ben Facebook: www.facebook.com/ben.glover.921Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/37i9dQZF1EFIl1KEZ9k0BA?si=f9a5420dbb984466 Support the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 12 - ROTUNDO
13-12-2023
Episode 12 - ROTUNDO
Colt and David sit down with artist/writer ROTUNDO.The Ohio native ROTUNDO grew up singing and playing piano as a hobby, upon high school graduation, he joined the US Army and served four years on active duty. Never losing his love for music, ROTUNDO taught himself how to play guitar and write songs during his last year of service before moving to Nashville.While in Nashville, ROTUNDO (previously in the duo After Midtown) was actively touring opening for artists including Florida Georgia Line, HARDY, Billy Currington, Kip Moore, Mitchell Tenpenny and more. In 2023, ROTUNDO refocused his creative output to pursue his singer-songwriter/country solo career. Rotundo says, “I’m someone that gets beautifully lost in the art of songwriting. I love writing songs that make you feel something. I grew up on my grandparents farm, and at my family’s house in a small town suburb. I feel like you can truly hear both of those influences in my music. I relate to the storytelling of country music, and at the same time, very modern and atmospherically production.”Instagram: www.instagram.com/therotundoTwitter: www.twitter.com/therotundoFacebook: www.facebook.com/therotundoSupport the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 10 - Danielle Breezy
29-11-2023
Episode 10 - Danielle Breezy
Colt and David sit down with meteorologist Danielle Breezy.Danielle Breezy is the Chief Meteorologist for WKRN News 2 in Nashville, TN.  Originally from Philadelphia, Breezy began her passion for weather in the 8th grade when a local TV meteorologist visited her school.  After graduating from Cornell University she had stops at Salisbury, Oklahoma City, Dallas and Boston before landing in Nashville in 2016.  Breezy received the American Meteorological Society’s June Bacon-Bercey Award for Broadcast Meteorology in 2022 for exceptional life saving coverage during the March 2-3, 2020 Middle Tennessee tornado outbreak and sustained efforts to educate the community about severe weather safety.  She also received the Edward R. Murrow Award for her continuing coverage called “Tennessee Strong: Aftermath of Deadly Tornado Outbreak” which was from that same outbreak.  In her spare time, she finds herself giving back to the Nashville community with organizations such as the Nashville Wine Auction, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, American Red Cross, the Nashville Humane Association, The Rally Foundation and many others.Website: www.daniellebreezytv.comInstagram: www.instagram.com/daniellebreezytvTwitter (X): www.twitter.com/daniellebreezyFacebook: www.facebook.com/daniellebreezytvYouTube: www.youtube.com/@daniellebreezytvSupport the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support
Episode 8 - Sam Tinnesz
09-11-2023
Episode 8 - Sam Tinnesz
Colt and David sit down with singer/songwriter Sam Tinnesz.Nashville RIAA gold selling artist Sam Tinnesz may not sound familiar by name alone but when you hear his viral hits like “Play With Fire” which has amassed over 400 million streams, and “Legends Are Made” which has contributed to over 6 billion views on TikTok you’ll likely recognize his signature voice. His stratospheric success in TV/Film and features on gold selling records like Kygo’s Golden Hour has pushed his Spotify monthly listeners to over 4.9 million. As a songwriter, Sam has also had notable contributions to releases from DashboardConfessional, Royal & the Serpent, Banners, and Ruelle.  Sam Tinnesz had some more tricks up his sleeves in 2022 with his new album, There Goes The Neighborhood. It's a mix of late 90’s and early 2000’s Weezer meets Nirvana style rock with a don't give a shit hip hop attitude. The album has features from legacy artists like Dashboard Confessional and All American Rejects as well as viral sensation Bryce Fox. It is a shocking left turn for Sam Tinnesz that will have you wanting to hear the rest of the album.Website: www.samtinnesz.com Instagram: www.instagram.com/samtinneszTwitter (X): www.twitter.com/samtinneszFacebook: www.facebook.com/SamTinneszTikTok: www.tiktok.com/@samtinneszYouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbb2JJRVnkkuDs6tzlq2GLwSupport the showCheck out our socials and follow us!Facebook: www.facebook.com/TwangTownPodcastInstagram: www.instagram.com/TwangTownPodTwitter: www.twitter.com/TwangTownPodWe would love your support to continue to bring listeners amazing content!Cash App: www.cash.app/$TwangTownPodBuzzsprout: https://www.buzzsprout.com/2232176/support