Valley Sounds

Valley Sounds shines the spotlight on original music of all genres created and performed in the Tennessee Valley. Each hour contains a mix of music, interviews and other special segments that provide insight on the creative process of making and performing music. 

Valley Sounds airs Saturdays at 9pm, or listen to a podcast below. 

To submit your music to Valley Sounds- CLICK HERE.

For information on our monthly Meet and Greets- CLICK HERE.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 46 - PANOPLY SPOTLIGHT PART 3 (2019-04-20)

Saturday, April 20, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds we feature part 3 in a 3 part series with Know Huntsville focusing on artists performing at Panoply Arts Festival including an interview with Daniela Perallon from Arts Huntsville and live in studio performance and interview with LaFrancis Vibes.
We’ll also feature music from Panoply performers Them Damn Dogs, Jimmy Henderson Trio, Microwave Dave and the Nukes, and Element XI.
JQUE gets the show going with some local favorites from: Pat Jammer, Carla Byrd, Love Jonez and Josh and Judy Allison.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 45 - PANOPLY SPOTLIGHT PART 2 (2019-04-13)

Saturday, April 13, 2019

In this episode we feature part 2 in a 3 part series with Know Huntsville focusing on artists performing at Panoply Arts Festival including an interview with Daniela Perallon from Arts Huntsville and live in studio performance and interview with Cheryl Llewellyn Music. We’ll also feature music from Panoply performers and Spice Radio Huntsville gets the show going with some local faves.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 44 - Panoply Spotlight Part 1 (2019-04-06)

Saturday, April 6, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds we debut part 1 in a 3 part series with Know Huntsville focusing on artists performing at Panoply Arts Festival including an interview with Daniela Perallon from Arts Huntsville and live in studio performance and interview with Chelsea, Who? We’ll also feature music from panoply performers Victoria Jones, Dollie Meredith and Carver Commodore. We’ll also dive into some local tunes from one of the growing number of Spotify playlists featuring North Alabama groups with music from: Men and Mountains, Katabasis, Camacho, American Secrets, and West Means Home.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 43 - Wanda Wesolowski (2019-03-30)

Saturday, March 30, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds we get grooving with some local favs from J'Que Now including music from: ChillCity ft. Humble, Marquis Green, Slick Shawn, Noel Gourdin, and Char'Lea Devaroux. Jovani Occomy hosts Wanda Wesolowski at the WLRH studios for a live performance and a chat about developing as an artist and her brushes with music royalty. Spice Radio Huntsville has a saucy segment highlighting music from groups performing around town in the next week including: Heel Turn, The Silver Silos, Safeword, and Swiss Army Brat.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 42 - NPR Tiny Desk Contest Spotlight (2019-03-23)

Saturday, March 23, 2019

The NPR Music Tiny Desk Contest is back! So for this week’s Valley Sounds we take a music journey back in time and check out Tennessee Valley submissions from 2018. For info on how to participate in this years NPR Tiny Desk Contest, head to WLRH.ORG

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 41 - Crickett Hoffman (2019-03-16)

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Here’s what’s happening on this week's local music show Valley Sounds.
Tim Miller from the podcast In tune with tmill has a chat with Crickett Hoffman about notable shows in Huntsville and some music scene history. Jovani Occomy from the podcast Em And Jo Talk is here with some local favorites from Eyes On Lips, Lamont Landers Band, Quantaphonics, and DMRSoul. We’ve got tunes from groups performing around town in the next week including: Jay Burgess, Tim Cannon, Wanda Wesolowski, Brandy and Jerry Cobbs - Music and Poetry and Drop Driver.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 40 - Victoria Jones (2019-03-09)

Thursday, March 7, 2019

On this edition of Valley Sounds...Spice Radio gets the party started with local favorites: or The Children's Crusade, Barricades At Night, Allen Watkins Band, Benny Pitsinger and Night Error. We’ll be spinnin tunes from groups with upcoming shows including: Random Conflict, Swiss Army Brat, Ally Free, 5ive o'clock charlie, and James Alan Irvin. Our friends at Know Huntsville chatted with the Victoria Jones about being a native Huntsvillian and coming up in the local music scene and we’ll hear her song: “Uptown New York City” from a live performance at the Know Huntsville Studios.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 39 - The Retrovales (2019-03-02)

Saturday, March 2, 2019

This week's Valley Sounds is jam packed as J'Que Now gets the party started with local favorites from Remy Neal, Element XI, Jessica Baker, Victoria Jones, and Minister Fred II. We’ll be spinnin tunes from groups with upcoming shows including Brandon Henson, Robby Eichman Music, Tosha Hill and Jimmy Speed. Our friends at Know Huntsville chatted with The Retrovales about booking their own tour, and life in a van on the road. We’ll hear their song: “Without You” from a live performance at the Know Huntsville Studios.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 38 - TIM CANNON (2019-02-23)

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Here’s what’s happening on this edition of Valley Sounds!
Our buddies over at Spice Radio Huntsville kick off the show with some local favorites including a collaboration between SOLO MONK + Al Ses, and music from Luxury Eviction, Lamont Landers Band, Liquid Redemption, and B.Still. Josia RVG has tunes from groups with upcoming shows including Heel Turn, Microwave Dave, The Silver Silos, and Remy Neal. J'Que Now chats with Tim Cannon about making music locally and how he got started and we’ll here is song: “Love Song”.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 37 - The Silver Silos (2019-02-16)

Friday, February 15, 2019

On this edition of Valley Sounds:
Our buddies over at Spice Radio Huntsville had a chat with The Silver Silos and we’ll check out their song “The Letter”. Josia RVG's got tunes from groups with upcoming shows including Aaron Bradley, Element XI, 53 Judges and Never Mind the Damage. J'Que Now gets us started with some local favorites including Noel Gourdin, Alex D. Banks, Tim Cannon, Dante Pride, and Ingrid Marie Felts.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 36 - Attorney Rene Russell (2019-02-09)

Saturday, February 9, 2019

J'Que Now has a special Valentines themed local favorites segment featuring King Montiez, DPC Musik, Love Jones, B. Alexandria, KO, and Joi Tiffany.
Tim Miller from In tune with tmill has a conversation with with singer songwriter & Intellectual Property Attorney Rene Russell about how to protect your music and why artists need to copyright and trademark their work. Jovani Occomy from Em And Jo Talk has music from upcoming shows with Alex Hendrix, The Josh Couts Quartet, The Beasley Brothers, and Angry Native.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 35 - REMY NEAL (2019-02-02)

Saturday, February 2, 2019

We welcome new Valley Sounds producer Daniel Esteban Moore from the podcast: This Podcast Could Take Forever and he spins some favorite local metal and punk from Headwires, Heel Turn, X.Y. Spaces and Katabasis. J'Que Now talks with one of solstice open house performers Remy Neal and we hear his song Making it Up. Brett Tannehill rounds out the show with an artist spotlight on Amy McCarley featuring tracks from here brand new release entitled MECO.
Catch the show Saturday night at 9pm on 89.3 WLRH.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 34 - Jennifer Kummer (2019-01-26)

Saturday, January 26, 2019

J'Que Now spins some local favorites from Kelvin Wooten, Dretta Productions, DPC Musik, Jeremy Kelsey, and Jovani Occomy. WLRH’s Dorrie Nutt talked with Jennifer Kummer, a Huntsville Symphony Orchestra horn player who is also a studio musician who has performed for movies and video games including Fast and The Furious, Fortnight and Destiny, Call of Duty and Evan Billiter has tunes from bands performing around town including Dave Anderson, Joshua Black Wilkins, Rob Aldridge Music, The Josh Couts Quartet, and War Drum Syndicate.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 33 - Shekina N Glory (2019-01-19)

Saturday, January 19, 2019

If you want local music, you got it! Spice Radio Huntsville leads the show with some local favorites from Seeds?, By All Means, Mother’s Keeper, Benny Pitsinger, and Izzy Miller. JQUE chats with Shekina N Glory, and Tim Miller from the In Tune With Tmill podcast has music from upcoming artists perforing around town including AATX, Rickey J Taylor, the Quantaphonics, and Milltowne.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 32 - Cricket Hoffman (2019-01-12)

Saturday, January 12, 2019

Valley Sounds is our 1-hour weekly spotlight on music made and performed in the Tennessee Valley. We pull some tunes from our e-mail from Jessica Baker and Lance turner, spin tunes from bands performing around town including Aaron Bradley, The Retrovales, and Josh Allison. Tim Miller from In Tune With TMILL chats with Cricket Hoffman about mentoring local artists, old music venues, and unbelievable music happenings in Huntsville, and JQUE plays some local favorites from B.Alexandria, Sam Pope Jr, Chelsea Who, DJ SizaHanz, and Adia Sings.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 31 - Joi Tiffany (2019-01-05)

Saturday, January 5, 2019

We kick off 2019 with Spice Radio Huntsville spinin tunes from bands performing around town including Foot Pound Force, Night Error, Jovani Occomy, and Coffee Black. Tim Miller from In Tune With TMILL has some local favorites from Javan Bailey, D.O.U.G.H, Shkina N Glory and Britnee Kellog and Jque talks about what it’s like to find your voice with singer Joi Tiffany.

Valley Sounds Show 30 - 2018 in Review (2018-12-29)

Friday, December 28, 2018

There's no way we can fit all our favorite local music into one hour, but in this episode of Valley Sounds, we share a handful of great tracks we played during 2018.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 29 - Local Music Compilation Special (12-22-2018)

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Here’s what’s happening this week on our local music show Valley Sounds.

We have a special Holiday retrospective show this week where we feature selections from each of the Local Music Compilation CDs WLRH has released over the last 4 years.  We’ll hear music from Tiger Helicide, Tres Locos, Rolling Jazz Revue, Cute Goat, The Bear, The Dirty Swagger, Tony Perdue, Kine Blaze, Jonny and the Black Frames, Kat Elizabeth, Q Ball w.Ramond Wallance and KGZ, and Barricades at Night.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 28 - The Frothy Monkey Interviews (12-15-2018)

Saturday, December 15, 2018

JQUE checks in with some local favorites Marquis Green, Remy Neal, Tim Cannon and Joi Tiffany. Tim Miller from In Tune With T-Mill was at The Frothy Monkey in Nashville for a”A Night of Songs and Stories” and had a chance to talk music with the folks there, and we’ll be playing some tunes from The Wolves of Chernobyl, Black Market Haggis, N’Namadi Bryant, Luxury Eviction, and Benny Pitsinger.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 27 - Montiez King (12-08-2018)

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Here’s what’s happening on this week on our local music show Valley Sounds.  Spice Radio checks in with some local favorites from Lamont Landers, Len Bullard, King’s Haze and G.E.M.S.   Josia plays tracks groups performing around town including music from Victoria Jones, Ally Free, Alex Hendrix, and Remy Neal, also JQUE talks with Montiez King.

 

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