April picks for 92.9 and 96.9 WEHM New Release Tuesdays (airing every Tuesday from 9—10pm) range from not-quite-country to a whole lot of country, all with a modern beat.
South Carolina’s Needtobreathe serve up a slice of southern, acoustic-tinged rock with “The Heart” from their latest, Rivers in the Wasteland. Brothers Bear and Bo Rinehart really lean into the acoustic hoedown feel and passionate vocals.
Folk-rap pioneer G. Love & Special Sauce returns with “Nothing Quite Like Home,” the lead single from the new release Sugar. In true G. Love fashion, the infectious hip-hop vibe is complemented by slide guitar and harmonica.
You’ve heard Katie Herzig without realizing it—just check out the soundtrack of your favorite TV show. Her work has been featured on Smallville, Grey’s Anatomy, One Tree Hill and others. “Walk Through Walls” is the title track of her latest release and brings her gorgeous breathy vocals to the forefront with a beat-heavy, ambient backing track.