Valley Sounds

Valley Sounds shines the spotlight on original music of all genres created and performed in the Tennessee Valley. Each hour contains a mix of music, interviews and other special segments that provide insight on the creative process of making and performing music. 

Valley Sounds airs Saturdays at 9pm, or listen to a podcast below. 

To submit your music to Valley Sounds- CLICK HERE.

For information on our monthly Meet and Greets- CLICK HERE.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 54 - #Chillcity (2019-06-15)

Saturday, June 15, 2019

On this week’s show we get spicy with Spice Radio Huntsville, J'Que Now sits down with #Chillcity to talk faith in music and the creative process, and Tim Miller features groups you can see performing around town.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 53 - Listen Local Huntsville/Tangled String Fest (2019-06-08)

Saturday, June 8, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, Tim Miller plays some local favorites and Brett Tannehill chats with the folks from Listen Local Huntsville about their stage at Tangled String Music Festival and to preview finalists for the Music From the Moon Contest.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 52 - Cheryl Llewellyn (2019-06-02)

Saturday, June 1, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, Nate takes shares some local favorites straight from our music submission e-mail and Brett Tannehill features music from groups with upcoming local shows. Tim Miller sat down with Cheryl Llewellyn to discuss courage in making music and we feature a live performance by Cheryl recorded in the WLRH Studios.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 51 - MICROWAVE DAVE (2019-05-25)

Saturday, May 25, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, J'Que Now spins some local favorites featured for our audience at our Science Friday event. Evan Billiter sits down with Microwave Dave and Kimberly Casey from Barking Dog Arts to talk all things The 15th Annual Cigar Box Guitar Festival and Microwave Dave plays some Cigar Box guitars in the WLRH studio. We also have music from groups performing around town and we'll be playing some Cancerslug In honor of the benefit show for Mike Horgan.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 50 - Amy McCarley (2019-05-18)

Saturday, May 18, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, Tim Miller plays some local favorites from: Madam B, Larkin Poe, Lana White and Mister KB. Brett Tannehill sat down recently with Amy McCarley to talk about her album release party and benefit show and her latest album; MECO. JQUE wraps up the show with groups performing around town in the next week with tracks from Tim Cannon, Aaron Bradley, Fred Whitlow II, and Bone Zone.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 49 - Alan Little/Listen Local (2019-05-11)

Saturday, May 11, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, Tim Miller from In Tune with TMILL spins some tunes from groups gigging around town including: Remy Neal, the Silver Silos, Alex Hendrix, and Candi Soul.
JQue has some local favorites from Unfit Kings, The Dawn Osborne Band, Love Jonez and The Springs, and Brett Tannehill recently sat down with Listen Local’s Alan Little to discuss their “Music from the Moon” contest and how this local music effort started.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 48 - SPICEFEST ARTIST SPOTLIGHT PART 2 (2019-05-04)

Saturday, May 4, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, Tim Miller from the podcast Intune withTMILL interviews Spice Radio Huntsville in part 2 in a 2 part series on all things Spicefest. We’ll feature music from Spicefest performers: Sara Jayne, Cole Boyz, Al Ses & Solo Monk, Josh Couts & Jim Cavender, and Hunnivega. We’ll also be playing some new arrivals with tunes from: Emma Klien, Dismal Dream, Alpha, Hew Tyler, and Unfit Kings.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 47 - SPICEFEST ARTIST SPOTLIGHT PART 1 (2019-04-27)

Saturday, April 27, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds, Jque interviews Spice Radio Huntsville in part 1 in a 2 part series on all things Spicefest. We’ll feature music from Spicefest Artists: Liquid Redemption, Benny Pittsinger, Victoria Jones, Night Error, Coffee Black, Josh Allison, and Foot Pound Force. We’ll also be playing some new arrivals to our e-mail and CDs dropped off and meet and greets with tunes from: Ivy Joe Milan, Gus Goldsmith, Scott Denny, Karen Newsum, and the Broken Fits.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 46 - PANOPLY SPOTLIGHT PART 3 (2019-04-20)

Saturday, April 20, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds we feature part 3 in a 3 part series with Know Huntsville focusing on artists performing at Panoply Arts Festival including an interview with Daniela Perallon from Arts Huntsville and live in studio performance and interview with LaFrancis Vibes.
We’ll also feature music from Panoply performers Them Damn Dogs, Jimmy Henderson Trio, Microwave Dave and the Nukes, and Element XI.
JQUE gets the show going with some local favorites from: Pat Jammer, Carla Byrd, Love Jonez and Josh and Judy Allison.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 45 - PANOPLY SPOTLIGHT PART 2 (2019-04-13)

Saturday, April 13, 2019

In this episode we feature part 2 in a 3 part series with Know Huntsville focusing on artists performing at Panoply Arts Festival including an interview with Daniela Perallon from Arts Huntsville and live in studio performance and interview with Cheryl Llewellyn Music. We’ll also feature music from Panoply performers and Spice Radio Huntsville gets the show going with some local faves.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 44 - Panoply Spotlight Part 1 (2019-04-06)

Saturday, April 6, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds we debut part 1 in a 3 part series with Know Huntsville focusing on artists performing at Panoply Arts Festival including an interview with Daniela Perallon from Arts Huntsville and live in studio performance and interview with Chelsea, Who? We’ll also feature music from panoply performers Victoria Jones, Dollie Meredith and Carver Commodore. We’ll also dive into some local tunes from one of the growing number of Spotify playlists featuring North Alabama groups with music from: Men and Mountains, Katabasis, Camacho, American Secrets, and West Means Home.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 43 - Wanda Wesolowski (2019-03-30)

Saturday, March 30, 2019

On this week’s Valley Sounds we get grooving with some local favs from J'Que Now including music from: ChillCity ft. Humble, Marquis Green, Slick Shawn, Noel Gourdin, and Char'Lea Devaroux. Jovani Occomy hosts Wanda Wesolowski at the WLRH studios for a live performance and a chat about developing as an artist and her brushes with music royalty. Spice Radio Huntsville has a saucy segment highlighting music from groups performing around town in the next week including: Heel Turn, The Silver Silos, Safeword, and Swiss Army Brat.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 42 - NPR Tiny Desk Contest Spotlight (2019-03-23)

Saturday, March 23, 2019

The NPR Music Tiny Desk Contest is back! So for this week’s Valley Sounds we take a music journey back in time and check out Tennessee Valley submissions from 2018. For info on how to participate in this years NPR Tiny Desk Contest, head to WLRH.ORG

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 41 - Crickett Hoffman (2019-03-16)

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Here’s what’s happening on this week's local music show Valley Sounds.
Tim Miller from the podcast In tune with tmill has a chat with Crickett Hoffman about notable shows in Huntsville and some music scene history. Jovani Occomy from the podcast Em And Jo Talk is here with some local favorites from Eyes On Lips, Lamont Landers Band, Quantaphonics, and DMRSoul. We’ve got tunes from groups performing around town in the next week including: Jay Burgess, Tim Cannon, Wanda Wesolowski, Brandy and Jerry Cobbs - Music and Poetry and Drop Driver.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 40 - Victoria Jones (2019-03-09)

Thursday, March 7, 2019

On this edition of Valley Sounds...Spice Radio gets the party started with local favorites: or The Children's Crusade, Barricades At Night, Allen Watkins Band, Benny Pitsinger and Night Error. We’ll be spinnin tunes from groups with upcoming shows including: Random Conflict, Swiss Army Brat, Ally Free, 5ive o'clock charlie, and James Alan Irvin. Our friends at Know Huntsville chatted with the Victoria Jones about being a native Huntsvillian and coming up in the local music scene and we’ll hear her song: “Uptown New York City” from a live performance at the Know Huntsville Studios.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 39 - The Retrovales (2019-03-02)

Saturday, March 2, 2019

This week's Valley Sounds is jam packed as J'Que Now gets the party started with local favorites from Remy Neal, Element XI, Jessica Baker, Victoria Jones, and Minister Fred II. We’ll be spinnin tunes from groups with upcoming shows including Brandon Henson, Robby Eichman Music, Tosha Hill and Jimmy Speed. Our friends at Know Huntsville chatted with The Retrovales about booking their own tour, and life in a van on the road. We’ll hear their song: “Without You” from a live performance at the Know Huntsville Studios.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 38 - TIM CANNON (2019-02-23)

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Here’s what’s happening on this edition of Valley Sounds!
Our buddies over at Spice Radio Huntsville kick off the show with some local favorites including a collaboration between SOLO MONK + Al Ses, and music from Luxury Eviction, Lamont Landers Band, Liquid Redemption, and B.Still. Josia RVG has tunes from groups with upcoming shows including Heel Turn, Microwave Dave, The Silver Silos, and Remy Neal. J'Que Now chats with Tim Cannon about making music locally and how he got started and we’ll here is song: “Love Song”.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 37 - The Silver Silos (2019-02-16)

Friday, February 15, 2019

On this edition of Valley Sounds:
Our buddies over at Spice Radio Huntsville had a chat with The Silver Silos and we’ll check out their song “The Letter”. Josia RVG's got tunes from groups with upcoming shows including Aaron Bradley, Element XI, 53 Judges and Never Mind the Damage. J'Que Now gets us started with some local favorites including Noel Gourdin, Alex D. Banks, Tim Cannon, Dante Pride, and Ingrid Marie Felts.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 36 - Attorney Rene Russell (2019-02-09)

Saturday, February 9, 2019

J'Que Now has a special Valentines themed local favorites segment featuring King Montiez, DPC Musik, Love Jones, B. Alexandria, KO, and Joi Tiffany.
Tim Miller from In tune with tmill has a conversation with with singer songwriter & Intellectual Property Attorney Rene Russell about how to protect your music and why artists need to copyright and trademark their work. Jovani Occomy from Em And Jo Talk has music from upcoming shows with Alex Hendrix, The Josh Couts Quartet, The Beasley Brothers, and Angry Native.

VALLEY SOUNDS SHOW 35 - REMY NEAL (2019-02-02)

Saturday, February 2, 2019

We welcome new Valley Sounds producer Daniel Esteban Moore from the podcast: This Podcast Could Take Forever and he spins some favorite local metal and punk from Headwires, Heel Turn, X.Y. Spaces and Katabasis. J'Que Now talks with one of solstice open house performers Remy Neal and we hear his song Making it Up. Brett Tannehill rounds out the show with an artist spotlight on Amy McCarley featuring tracks from here brand new release entitled MECO.
Catch the show Saturday night at 9pm on 89.3 WLRH.

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