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The Wayside

Rank #641 US Nashville, TN Country / Alternative / Americana


Sounds Like: Jayhawks, Emmylou Harris, Maria McKee, The Band

Label: Gyroscope Arts / Independent

Manager: Gyroscope Arts

Bio: It may be a cliché, but it is true; John and Michelle Thompson have been making beautiful music together for over twenty years. Though the cast of supporting players in their band, The Wayside, has changed many times, their original vision, to craft songs that speak hope and truth to a hurting wo... See Full Bio

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"Few bands can span styles and generations to keep a diverse room of rock, folk, indie, gospel, and country fans glued to the stage. Having The Wayside perform at our venue's two-show anniversary celebration was a fitting tribute to our five years of musical transcendence. The band seems as though they'd be equally at home in a coffeehouse, pub, church, or club. Their own songs sound like they should be covered, and their cover songs sound like their own. Mixing intelligent songwriting with Michelle's haunting melodies, John's vocal and instrumental ingenuity, and some of the best backing players that Nashville has to offer, something special can happen on any given night. It did here."
— Jeremy Gudauskas, The Union - Naperville IL
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  • D.D. Bain / Songwriter (Artist) D.D. Bain / Songwriter
    Enjoyed listening : )
  • Smith III (Artist) Smith III
    Hi, Congratulations! Great music! Could you drop by sometime and support or listen to ours? Put A Stamp On It! Smith III
  • Double Play (Artist) Double Play
    lovely harmonies guys !
  • Indie Islands Songwriters (Artist) Indie Islands Songwr...
    Great tunes, great messages ... John's raspy-rich voice is a pefect harmonic blend with Michelle's vox ... thanks for the Press Kit y'all! We've added you!
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