Last week the students in my Writing Close to the Earth online class read George Orwell's classic essay, "Politics and the English Language." In it ... Read More
Tomorrow night’s Local Show is going to be something special: Randall Goodgame, Buddy Greene, Christopher Williams, and Jordy Searcy. Chances are you’re familiar with most if not all of these folks, but we’d like to take a moment to introduce you specifically to Jordy Searcy. He’s a class act, and an all around excellent songwriter, vocalist, guitarist, and performer.
If you crave tightly written lyrics put to catchy melodies, lots of energy coupled with quiet, significant moments, and an altogether smooth delivery of pertinent subject matter such as race, class, and the rapid gentrification of Nashville, look no further. Here’s a video of his favorite song he has ever written, “Explaining Jesus.”