Rachel is an educator and music writer in her native island of Manhattan. She co-hosts the 'Adobe & Teardrops' podcast with Von Cloedt of Americana Rock Mix.
Building a Bigger Table: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at AmericanaFest
Changes are taking place amid continuing calls for diversity by Americana artists, who are optimistic about change but frustrated by what they perceive as a lack of clarity and transparency on the Americana Music Association's part.
Who Is Reyna Roberts? 5 Things You Need to Know
The "Stomping Grounds" singer has been pursuing music since she could walk, and she and her family sacrificed everything for her to keep her career moving forward.
Who Is Walker Montgomery? 5 Things You Need to Know
He gotten a little help from his heroes, but at the end of the day, it’s Montgomery's sincere delivery on ballads and barnburners that have caught the ears of country music fans.
Who Is Ray Fulcher? 5 Things You Need to Know
Fulcher grew up in Harlem, Ga., on a steady diet of country greats; you'll hear their influence in his traditional-style music, in fact.