Thomas Mooney is a freelance journalist and podcaster (New Slang) from the small Far West Texas town of Ft. Stockton. Currently residing in the Texas Panhandle hub of Lubbock, he enjoys comfortable denim shirts, long rural drives, Topo Chico, and Terry Allen and Turnpike Troubadours albums.
Canadian singer-songwriter Bella White possesses an uncanny ability to capture the delicate nuances of heartache that’s often only mastered by veterans of the trade. Here she delves into the process behind her songwriting and how she navigates life's emotional journeys.
"I'm not making anything because I want half a million streams on Spotify or want to be popular. I'm making music that I love to make" - Triston Marez discusses maturing as a songwriter, working with his icons and the resurgence of embracing traditional country roots.
Morgan Wade lists some of her favorite songwriters and artists for Cuts The Deepest, expanding on how their catalogs have helped her process and address her own mental health, the various hurdles of doubt and hesitation in her budding career and where they all intertwine.