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Welcome to Monotonia

Welcome to Monotonia

Birmingham Alabama is bursting at the seams with incredible talent, from an amazing visual arts community to some of the best music in the Southeastern region.  We have all the talent but not a whole lot of resources to find out about it.

Welcome to Monotonia is a Birmingham web series designed to expose the pure raw talent of  both the local and traveling artist and musicians who perform in our city!

Compiled here in it’s entirety, from Subrstrate Radio, is the incredibly binge worthy Season 2 of Welcome to Monotonia.

Episode 1: Erthling

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Welcome to Monotonia

Welcome to Monotonia

Birmingham Alabama is bursting at the seams with incredible talent, from an amazing visual arts community to some of the best music in the Southeastern region.  We have all the talent but not a whole lot of resources to find out about it.

Welcome to Monotonia is a Birmingham web series designed to expose the pure raw talent of  both the local and traveling artist and musicians who perform in our city!

Compiled here in it’s entirety is the incredibly binge worthy Season 1 of Welcome to Monotonia.

Episode 1: Creature Camp

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Welcome to Monotonia – Shaheed & DJ Supreme

Welcome to Monotonia - Shaheed & DJ Supreme
photo: Leah Grace Photography

This week on Welcome to Monotonia, MusicBham features veterans of the Birmingham music scene and Hip Hop movement, Shaheed & DJ Supreme. In this episode, the duo discusses their beginnings, the German Audubon, touring with the Jurassic Five and elevated reading and inspiration.

From the album Knowledge, Rhythm and Understanding OUT NOW on Communicating Vessels. Official Site http://communicatingvessels.com/shahe…
Spotify https://open.spotify.com/track/7nIKgR…
Director/Editor – Ryan Kindahl
Cinematographer…

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Welcome to Monotonia – Lillie Mae

Welcome to Monotonia - Lillie Mae
photo: Leah Grace Englehart

In this episode of Welcome to Monotonia, MusicBham’s Lizzie Thrasher talks to Lillie Mae. You can see her perform live tomorrow, September 27 at Saturn in Birmingham and on September 28 at the Dothan Opera House in Dothan, AL. 

Music video for Lillie Mae’s new single “Over The Hill and Through The Woods” directed by Elise Tyler, from the upcoming album FOREVER AND THEN SOME out April 14th on Third Man Records.
ORDER…

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Welcome to Monotonia – K. Flay

Welcome to Monotonia - K. Flay
photo: Leah Grace Englehart

This week on Welcome to Monotonia, MusicBham features K. Flay. Shot from this year’s Sloss Music & Arts Festival, K. Flay talks about what she reads and listens to and how it influences her writing process. 

Get K.Flay’s new album, ‘Every Where Is Some Where,’ out now: http://smarturl.it/EWISW
Get the Crush Me EP, out now: iTunes: http://smarturl.it/CrushMeKFlay
Spotify: http://smarturl.it/CrushMe.sp
Music video by K.Flay performing Blood In The Cut….

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Welcome to Monotonia – New Devils

Welcome to Monotonia - New Devils

We continue in the Welcome to Monotonia series this week, filmed live from this years’s Sloss Music & Arts Festival, with an interview and music from New Devils!

Filmed in an old school in Repton, Alabama one saturday with a group of friends. Go to www.NEWDEVILSMUSIC.com and follow us from your prefered social media link! Thanks to Darrell Nance for filming…

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Welcome to Monotonia – Sunseeker

Welcome to Monotonia - Sunseeker

MusicBham’s very own Channing Estell was lucky enough to catch up with Sun Seeker, a crowd-favorite at this year’s Sloss Music & Arts Festival, and they are this week’s feature interview from Welcome to Monotonia. Sun Seeker’s Ep, Biddeford, is “Cosmic American Music” produced by Third Man Records. They return to Birmingham on Wednesday, September 13 to play Syndicate Lounge.

Birmingham Alabama is bursting at the seams with incredible talent, from an amazing visual arts community to some of the best music in the Southeastern region.  We have all the talent but not a whole lot of resources to find out about it.
Welcome to Monotonia is a Birmingham web series designed to expose the pure raw talent of  both the local and traveling artist and musicians who perform in our city!
Directed & Edited by: Daniel Isaiah Hargett
Produced by: Greg Henderson
Executive Producer: Josh Matthews & Music Bham
Audio Engineer: Daniel Brian Rhodes
Featuring: Channing Estell, Lizzie Thrasher & Sun Seeker
Consulting Producer: Marsha Oglesby
Intern: Sophie Crowe
Special Thanks to: Betsy Kiser & Red Mountain Entertainment, Good Grit Magazine & Third Man Records

 

Also featured here is their latest video for “Won’t Keep Me Up…

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Welcome to Monotonia – Ruston Kelly

Welcome to Monotonia - Ruston Kelly
photo: leahgracephotography.com

MusicBham and Welcome to Monotonia teamed up at this year’s Sloss Music and Arts Festival to present a series of live interviews from some of the best, new artists to perform this year. In this episode MusicBham’s very on Lizzie Thrasher sits down with Ruston Kelly to discuss his experience in Birmingham, his hit single Black Magic and the psychadelic inspiration behind a song he wrote about a rainbow. 

Birmingham Alabama is bursting at the seams with incredible talent, from an amazing visual arts community to some of the best music in the Southeastern region.  We have all the talent but not a whole lot of resources to find out about it.
Welcome to Monotonia is a Birmingham web series designed to expose the pure raw talent of  both the local and traveling artist and musicians who perform in our city!
Directed & Edited by: Daniel Isaiah Hargett
Produced by: Greg Henderson
Executive Producer: Josh Matthews & Music Bham
Audio Engineer: Daniel Brian Rhodes
Featuring: Channing Estell, Lizzie Thrasher & Ruston Kelly
Consulting Producer: Marsha Oglesby
Intern: Sophie Crowe
Special Thanks to: Betsy Kiser & Red Mountain Entertainment, Good Grit Magazine
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Welcome to Monotonia

Welcome to Monotonia
photo: leahgracephotography.com

MusicBham and Welcome to Monotonia teamed up at this year’s Sloss Music and Arts Festival to present a series of live interviews from some of the best, new and up-and-coming artists to perform this year. In this episode MusicBham’s very on Lizzie Thrasher sits down with local act, Holy Youth.

Birmingham Alabama is bursting at the seams with incredible talent, from an amazing visual arts community to some of the best music in the Southeastern region.  We have all the talent but not a whole lot of resources to find out about it.
Welcome to Monotonia is a Birmingham web series designed to expose the pure raw talent of  both the local and traveling artist and musicians who perform in our city!
Directed & Edited by: Daniel Isaiah Hargett
Produced by: Greg Henderson
Executive Producer: Josh Matthews & Music Bham
Audio Engineer: Daniel Brian Rhodes
Featuring: Channing Estell, Lizzie Thrasher & Holy Youth
Consulting Producer: Marsha Oglesby
Intern: Sophie Crowe
Special Thanks to: Betsy Kiser & Red Mountain Entertainment, Good Grit Magazine
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