Gold Ship Records
Bristol, Virginia and Tennessee
Now I have been banging on about Bristol Virginia/Tennessee a bit on this site, given my two stays there in recent years. For the purposes of this story, I do need to repeat myself a little in order to provide the proper context. So, if you are fully across the town’s importance in the music scheme of things, scroll down a couple of paragraphs. If not, please read on!
Riley Etheridge Jr
There are many new and talented alt. country/Americana artists emerging.
So many in fact it is pretty difficult to keep up with them all and their musical output. The state of those genres continues to grow and is as healthy as ever.
Here are a few of my favourite emerging young artists and their releases that have come across my desk lately (in no order of importance).