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 18 - Meet and Greet (2018-10-06)

Friday, October 5, 2018

In this episode of Valley Sounds, Nate Emery and Brett Tannehill review the recent Valley Sounds Meet and Greet as Nate takes over production of the show. We'll also hear music from Rachel Carr, Aaron Freeman, Kim Tibbs, George West, Doc Dailey & Magnolia Devil, Benny Pitsinger, Sunset Guns, Remy Neal, The Retrovales, War Drum Syndicate and Them Damn Dogs.

Valley Sounds Show 17 - Melissa Ford Thornton (2018-09-29)

Saturday, September 29, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds has everything from classical to spiritual to metal ... and as usual, it's all created by musicians here in the Tennessee Valley. WLRH producer Dorrie Nutt takes us to last weekend's season opening concert of the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra to find out why people love live music. Tim Miller with the podcast In Tune with TMill talk with storyteller and music businesswoman Melissa Ford Thornton about making music with a passion. We'll also hear live tracks from Kat Elizabeth and Victoria Jones, courtesy of Tom Patterson and Know Huntsville, as well as music from N'Namdi Bryant, Random Conflict, Rob Aldridge and the Proponents. And we'll preview Bonner Black's new EP and music from the October 6th Negro Spiritual Musical Concert at Lakeside United Methodist Church.

Valley Sounds Show 16 - Alex Banks (2018-09-22)

Friday, September 21, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features an interview and music from Huntsville jazz musician Alex Banks. We'll also preview an explosion of live local music performances coming up Friday, September 28th with tracks from Chris Garrison and the BlackBirds, The Wolves of Chernobyl, Trash Cats, Swiss Army Brat, Tiger Hellicide, Lana White, King Kwofi, D.O.U.G.H., Aunt Sofonda and Helen Keller's Ukulele.

Valley Sounds Show 15 - Startlingly Fresh Records (2018-09-15)

Saturday, September 15, 2018

In this episode of Valley Sounds, we get more tips for studio recording from super producers Terri and Jim Cavendar of Startlingly Fresh Records. We'll also check out local original music from LaFrancis Vibe, Lucas Breeze, Alex Banks, Dismal Dream, Ivy Joe Milan, Chris Garrison, Darien Omar, Tim Cannon and Fee Payne.

Valley Sounds Show 14 - Mario Maitland (2018-09-08)

Saturday, September 8, 2018

In this episode of Valley Sounds, we talk with musician and educator Mario Maitland with Maitland Conservatory about the do's and don'ts of recording in a studio. We'll also hear local music from Ivy Joe Milan, House of Curses, BStill, The Moose, Tangled String Band, Mike Roberts, Rolling Jazz Revue, Sex Clark Five, QBall Quick w. Raymond Williams & KGZ, Dizzy D and Rob Aldridge & The Proponents.

Valley Sounds Show 13 - Mike Kilpatrick / X in Huntsville (2018-09-01)

Saturday, September 1, 2018

In this episode of Valley Sounds, we talk with Huntsville musician Mike Kilpatrick about the upcoming performance of legendary punk band X at Lowe Mill. We'll also hear loca music tracks from Jai Love, Amy McCarley, Fee Payne, Adia Sings, The Go-Go-Killers, Property, Brandy Younger, Modern Measure, Safeword and Lana White.

Valley Sounds Show 12 - Marquis Green (2018-08-25)

Saturday, August 25, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features an interview with Huntsville R&B musician Marquis Green, as well as tracks by Lady Lace, B. Alexandria, Little Girl, Awkwardly Dope, Wanda Wesolowski, Joey Slvm, Aaron Bradley, Kat Elizabeth, The Porcharitas, Jonny and the Black Frames and Brandon Worthey.

Valley Sounds Show 11 - Ryan Felton (2018-08-08)

Saturday, August 18, 2018

This is Valley Sounds on 89.3 Huntsville, our weekly spotlight on music created and performed here in the Tennessee Valley. In this episode, we’ll talk with Ryan Felton, musical director for R&B Vibes Live, held every Tuesday night at The Lumberyard.

Valley Sounds Show 10 - Local Music Survey/Victoria Jones (2018-08-11)

Saturday, August 11, 2018

This is Valley Sounds on 89.3 Huntsville, our weekly spotlight on music created and performed here in the Tennessee Valley. In this episode, we’ll preview music from some upcoming shows including Ally Free performing tomorrow with the Downtown Huntsville Women in Music Weekend and Amy McCarley opening for Edwin McCain in the August 18th Three Caves Concert, as well as tracks from Random Conflict and Dawn Osbourne. We also have a couple of interviews to update you on Huntsville local music survey and a visit with Victoria Jones. Our Local Favorites segments features King’s Haze, Send More Cops and Property.

Valley Sounds Show 09 - Ken Orr (2018-08-04)

Saturday, August 4, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features an interview with musician/producer/promoter Ken Orr, also known as K.O. We'll also have local music tracks from Radiotron, Cassandra Mitchell, Foot Pound Force, Tim Tucker, Chuckie Campbell, Palisade Hills, Judy Allison and Mother's Keeper.

Valley Sounds Show 08 - Kelvin Wooten/DMR Soul (2018-07-28)

Saturday, July 28, 2018

In this episode of Valley Sounds, we'll hear interviews with musicians Kelvin Wooten and DMR Soul, as well as music from War Drum Syndicate, Sarah Mayars, DMR Soul, Kelvin Wooten, QBall, Trash Cats, Rob Aldridge and the Proponents. Property and Tres Locos.

Valley Sounds Show 07 - Soul Karnival (2018-07-21)

Saturday, July 21, 2018

This episode of Valley Sound features an interview by Spice Radio Huntsville with Fort Payne-based Soul Karnival. We'll also have music from Tony Perdue, Sweet Sweet, Bonner Black, Eric Essix, Noel Gourdin, Chelsea Who?, Slick Sean and Kelvin Wooten.

Valley Sounds Show 06 - Invisible Fest/Mark Alexander (2018-07-14)

Friday, July 13, 2018

In this episode of Valley Sounds, we'll have a conversation with musician Mark Alexander. We'll preview music from Wanda Wesolowski and The World Forgot who are performing at Concerts in the Park at Big Spring Park. We'll also hear from Dizzy D, The Moose and Kat Elizabeth performing at Invisible Fest at Campus 805, as well as tracks by Them Damn Dogs, Amy McCarley, .45 Surprise, Allen Watkins Band and Soul Karnival.

Valley Sounds Show 05 - Eddie Yessick (2018-07-07)

Saturday, July 7, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features an interview with Sidetrack Music Hall owner Eddie Yessick, as well as music from Rob Aldridge and the Proponents, Phil Weaver, Complex Flavor, Liquid Caravan, Brandon Worthey, The Go-Go Killers, The Retrovales, Winslow Davis and Robby Eichman. Thanks to Spice Radio Huntsville, In Tune with TMill, Know Huntsville, and J'Que Now for help producing this week's show.

Valley Sounds Show 04 - LoudFest & Ditto Landing previews (2018-06-30)

Saturday, June 30, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features our weekly 'local favorites' segment produced by Spice Radio Huntsville featuring Safeword, Victoria Jones, Wolves of Chernobyl and That Andy Guy. We'll also preview some of the bands playing at LoudFest at Sidetracks on July 6-7, including The Moose, Boneyard Mafia, Property and Go-Go Killers.

Valley Sounds Show 03 - Dawn Osbourne/Jason Humphress (2018-06-23)

Saturday, June 23, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features an in-studio performance and interview with Huntsville jazz/soul musicians Dawn Osbourne and Jason Humphress, our calendar of upcoming shows and Tennessee Valley music tracks from Little Girl, Alley Free, Q-Ball, Free Candy, Microwave Dave and the Nukes, Judy and Josh Allison and Them Damn Dogs. This week's producers are Spice Radio Huntsville, In Tune with TMill, Know Huntsville and our host J'Que.

Valley Sounds Show 02 - Tangled String Music Fest / Microwave Dave Day (2018-06-16)

Saturday, June 16, 2018

This episode of Valley Sounds features music from Tangled String Music Fest on June 23rd in Huntsville's Big Spring Park East and Microwave Dave Day on June 24th at Humphrey's in downtown Huntsville. We'll also hear local gospel and jazz tunes from Phebe Jones, Kendrick Orr and Alex Banks. Our hosts and producers this week are Tom from Know Huntsville, TMill from In Tune with TMill, J'Que and Evan Billiter.

Valley Sounds Show 01 - Will River Band, Know Huntsville, Spice Radio (2018-06-08)

Saturday, June 9, 2018

In our very first edition of Valley Sounds, we visit with Will River Band, Otonana Trio and music fans at the 14th annual Cigar Box Festival. We'll also hear live music from Impossible Machine, Wayno Bueno, Radiotron and Tony Perdue on the Know Huntsville stage, as well as studio tracks from Will River Band, Maggie Rodgers and Otonana Trio. Spice Radio Huntsville will tell us about some great upcoming local music shows in Huntsville.




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