• Americana
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    Baron Lane

    Baron Lane started TwangNation.com in the Summer of 2004. “I love what this has become and think the people that share a passion are some of the best in the world. I hope I’ve been able to bring people to some great music and helped a band or musician sell a few more album, tickets or t-shirts. I can’t imagine giving it up. It’s a labor of love.”
  • Classical
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    Linda Kernohan

    Linda has been blogging about classical music at missmusicnerd.com since 2007. She loves to share the message that classical music is alive and well. As a classically trained pianist and composer, she has performed in a wide variety of venues, from a West Hollywood nightclub to the Basilica of St. Peter in the Vatican.
  • Country
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    Jessica Morgan

    Jessica is Owner/Editor-in-Chief of CountryMusicTattleTale.com. Moving to Nashville in 1999 changed her life. "The emotion in the lyrics and the rawness in the music makes it hard to not run down to the honkey tonks on Broadway every weekend." When not covering country music for CMTT, Jessica is at home with her husband and two beautiful children.
  • Brent Burns

    Brent Burns is the founder of Kick Kick Snare, an online music destination that has grown to 10 correspondents nationwide in six cities and remains the industry's go-to spot for the next big artist. Burns has a master's degree in engineering, a black belt in karate, and considers Deee-lite his favorite band of all-time.
  • Gospel
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    EJ Gaines

    EJ Gaines has become one of the most trusted media voices in the gospel industry since he launched his blog, GospelPundit.com, five years ago. When he's not blogging, he keeps busy as an entertainment attorney and artist manager in Franklin, TN, where he lives with his wife, gospel recording artist Janice Gaines.
  • Jazz
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    Donna Mercer

    Donna Mercer is pretty sure that she was either a violinist or pianist in a previous life. She's been blogging about Jazz since 2010 in her blog, Elements of Jazz.
  • Arjan Timmermans

    A self-proclaimed Pop music fanatic, Arjan scours the earth for sweet & crunchy new pop. Get loads of pop tips on his arjanwrites.com music blog and facebook.com/arjanwrites.
  • R&B
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    Kimberly Hines

    Kimberly A. Hines, aka Butta, is a writer and editor with a deep passion for music who runs SoulBounce.com which recognizes, respects, and represents the past, present, and future of soul music. Kimberly has contributed pieces to Clutch Magazine, The Root and Vibe Vixen.
  • Nick Huff

    Recognizing the need for credible in-depth coverage of Hip Hop, Nick launched HardKnock.TV in 2006. Hard Knock TV lives up to the motto “Curators of Fresh” because of their unparalleled track record for being discovering emerging superstars. Hard Knock TV's Youtube channel has 65 Million Views and 100 Thousand subscribers.
  • Rock
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    Jamie Harvey

    Jamie Harvey has been writing about her live music adventures since 2007, and has been the Rock Community Blogger for the GRAMMYs since 2010 as well as a regular contributor to GRAMMY.com. You'll find her in the frontlines of about 100 shows per year, demonstrating the art of Instagraming near a mosh pit and headbanging without ruining her hair.