Kris Orlowski: Believer

By | October 5th, 2016|

On his new record Often in the Pause, Seattle-based singer/songwriter Kris Orlowski, continues to explore the themes of authenticity, loss, and a search for connection that has always been central to his songwriting. His meditative, melodic dream pop, shaded with flecks of alt-country and soft rock, pushes past the earnest Pacific Northwest indie folk to [...]

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Ayron Jones & The Way: Show Them Love

By | July 28th, 2016|

Ayron Jones grew up in the shadow of Jimi Hendrix, in the same Seattle neighborhood. Hear his incredible True North Story® and musical inspiration. Listen today. "I'm here to finish his spiritual work," Ayron Jones says of the iconic guitarist and legend. Follow us on Twitter: @TrueNorthStory @tamafulton @johnmesserall Like us on Facebook! We want to get [...]

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Lloyd Buchanan (Alabama Shakes): Be Intentional

By | July 7th, 2016|

In this incredible podcast episode, your True North Story® co-hosts, Tama Fulton & John Hudson Messerall talk with The Alabama Shakes' keyboardist Lloyd Buchanan. As backup to the Alabama Shakes powerhouse lead singer, Brittany Howard, Lloyd Buchanan talks all things music & inspiration, including his hopes, dreams & what influences led to learning to "be intentional" [...]

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Barns Courtney: Finding Your Fire

By | June 22nd, 2016|

Barns Courtney was born in Ipswich, England. From the age of three, he lived in Seattle, and, returned to the UK for the start of high school.  After learning the guitar as a teen, Barns led a British indie band called SleeperCell and signed a music deal with Island Records out of high school. After [...]

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James Otto: Truth in Color

By | May 5th, 2016|

An original member of the Muzik Mafia (Musically Artistic Friends in Alliance), James Otto is a Grammy nominated country music singer and songwriter.   He's co-written songs for the Zac Brown Band,  Cowboy Troy, and for the Grammy nominated ACM and CMA award-winning ‘In Color,’ performed by Jamey Johnson.  In his True North Story®, James talks [...]

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Chris Lane: Stick With It

By | April 8th, 2016|

North Carolina native, Chris Lane, thought he was going to have a long and successful career in sports. He was recruited by UNC Charlotte to play college baseball, but after several severe injuries surgeries, a life professional career in baseball appeared a lot less likely. Chris and his twin brother Cory, had never played musical [...]

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