Fran Snyder Podcast: Bill Metts – Getting Off the Wheel with songs that heal.

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-pgk9c-fa8e42

Bill tells Fran about: 

Providence Rhode Island in the mid 60s.
the fun way he picked up guitar
Taj Mahal’s early influence on him as a musician
Mississippi John Hurt as a fingerstyle hero
Meeting and getting the nod from Thom Bresh at the Commodore in Nashville
Americana Community Music Association 
Hope by Song – helping people with trauma turn pain into songs
How singing songs over and over can shape your character
Silver linings in 2020 – The Long and Short of It, his americana string band.
Going back to basics on his next project

billmetts.bandcamp.com
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJSDs6xFfAq-lw4qm1L2FJg

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Fran Snyder Podcast: Robert Bidney – getting cuts and cutting your teeth as a published songwriter.

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-2t4af-fa8a5a

Robert tells Fran about: 

  • NYC/Ohio/FL
  • First published cut
  • Knocking on doors and gigging in NY
  • Connecting with Americana Community Music Association
  • Island Hopper Songwriter’s Festival
  • Silver linings in 2020
  • Working on new records and participating in the growing Americana Community Music Association.

https://RobertBidney.com​​

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