My Current Playlist

By Lauren Schwab Eyre I change songs when I change my mood. As a music junkie, I always want to know what music the musicians listen to. Maybe they just drive in silence for inspiration, but music is what inspires me and fuels my soul. If I were to get in the car this moment, […]

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Monroeville Interview at CMA Fest

By Lauren Schwab Eyre I interview the band Monroeville at Ole Smoky Moonshine & Yee-Haw Brewing during CMA Fest 2019 in Nashville. The guys share why they made the trip from their usual spot in the moonshine holler of Gatlinburg, exciting details about their new album set to release this fall and watch footage of […]

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CMA Fest 2019 Interview Highlights

Watch highlights from the interviews I did during CMA Fest 2019 in Nashville including Monroeville, Eric Burgett, Josh Gallagher, Brennley Brown, Mark Addison Chandler and Warren Garrett. Stay tuned for their full interviews on new music! Like farmgirlwithcurls on Facebook and follow @farmgirlwcurls on Instagram.

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The Scroll of Shame

By Lauren Schwab Eyre When I stand in the barn and everything seems to be going wrong, I pull out my phone and in one click I can open Instagram to see a girl on the beach in her hot bikini basking in the sun with thousands of likes. My mind immediately goes to thinking […]

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Visit Monroeville, Where the Guys Next Door are Rock Stars and Fans are Family

By Lauren Schwab There is a place where moonshine, mountains and music all come together in Tennessee. When you walk to the melodies on the Island in Pigeon Forge or follow the sound of the banjo through The Holler in Gatlinburg, you will likely find yourself rocking in a chair or dancing with strangers to […]

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Monroeville Inspires the Next Generation to Make Music of Their Own

By Lauren Schwab “I was determined to carve out a music of my own. I didn’t want to copy anybody.” These words and music by the father of bluegrass, Bill Monroe, inspired Matt Munsey from a young age to do just that. Now a GRAMMY® nominated producer and engineer, Munsey strives to inspire the next generation by heading  the […]

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