Chattanooga Artists Blake Hise Releases Official Music Video (It Aint Nothin’ Really)

A popular promoter turned wrapper/musical artists Blake Hise has released his first official music video under his stage name Hi$e Cold. This is one of the most anticapated songs in our local scene this year! The video features local Chattanoogans partying around town.

Blake Hise has been helping make the Chattanooga local music awesome for years promoting local events and running many of his own.

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Chattanooga Unite: 2015 Free Memorial Tribute Concert

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Concert on September 16th 2015. 2pm to 9pm. Starts with parade, ends with fireworks!

Chattanoogans unite to create a free event to help benefit the victims of the tragic event that happened July 16th of the this year.


Armed Forces Parade from downtown Chattanooga to the River Front

Memorial Service and Remembrance
National anthem and Pledge of Allegiance
Presentation of Military Colors
Tributes from Community and Military Leaders
“Eternal Father” (Navy and Marine funeral song)
Flags Presented to Families
21 gun salute

Chattanooga Combined Church Choir

3.30 – 5.00PM
Artist to be announced soon

5.30 – 7.00PM
Brantley Gilbert and Friends

Fireworks on the River
Emcee : Samuel L. Jackson

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Soul Mechanic Guitarist Clark Jackson Passes In Tragic House Fire.

Tuscaloosa Alabamba house fire kills chattanooga guitarist soul mechanicSad news comes today for the Chattanooga music scene, and music all around. At a young age of 30, the guitarists for a well known rock band from Chattanooga, Soul Mechanic, died in a house fire in Tuscaloosa Alabama on August 6th, 2015. Clark Jackson was popular in Chattanooga not only for his music but for his creative and inspiration soul. Jackson went to Red Bank high school and graduated in 2003. He had lived in Chattanooga most of his life, often touring and visiting surrounding cities.

This tragedy came way to early in Clark’s life, and also in the music career of Soul Mechanic. While doing Chattsounds and other music websites in Chattanooga, Soul Mechanic was one of the most praised and talked about bands. This year they had planned a big tour, and were growing in popularity. It is not yet determined if the band will go on or what future Soul Mechanic may have without him.
Clark Jackson Soul Mechanic

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Riverbend 2015: Line-up and Artists

allman brothers riverbend 2015It has recently been announced that The Allman Brothers Band will be playing at Chattanooga’s Riverbend 2015. The Riverbend festival last two weekends and takes place in June. More details to come as Riverbend draws closer.

2015 Riverbend will be June 5th through June 13th

Hunter Hays
Martina McBrise
Little River Band
Melissa Ethridge

2015 Coachella Line-Up & Details

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Coachella is a major music festival in Indio, California, lasting two weekends in April 2015, April 10 – 12 and April 17 – 19. The Coachella music and arts festival features a huge amount of major artists along with artistic visual entertainment, games, camping, and many other activities.

AC / DC, Jack White, and Drake, Bad Religion, alt-J, Florence and the Machine, Alabama Shakes, Circa Survive, Lykke Li, Fitz and the Tantrums, Brand New, Hozier, George Ezra, Milky Chance, Royal Blood, Glass Animals, Chet Faker, Continue reading

Who Is: Arctic Monkeys

chattsounds who is arctic monkeysMembers:
Alex Turner, Jamie Cook, Nick O’Malley, Matt Helders
Label: Domino Recording Company (EU)
Style: Rock/Alt
Formed: 2003

Created in the suburbs of South Yorkshire, England, the Arctic Monkeys is a alternative/psychedelic type rock band that has steadily gained popularity through the 2000’s and up. Recently the made it all the way to the top with their 2013 album AM (A.M.) reaching number one spots and winning many awards.

Arctic Monkeys have released 5 studio albums. After their first studio album, they hired a new bassists (O’Malley), to replace original bassists Andy Nicholson. Since then they have maintained a steady line-up. Continue reading

Who is: Mark Ronson

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Born: Sept 4th, 1975, London
Title: DJ, Producer, Musician
Record Label: Allido / Sony BMG

Born in 1975 in London, Mark Ronson was raised by his mother and step-dad, Mick Jones from the band Foreigner and moved to New York at eight years old. He started as a DJ in New York in 1993 and was noticed by artist such as P. Diddy and Justin Timberlake who he would DJ private shows for. Since then he has won multiple Grammys and a Brit Award for Best British Male Solo Artist. He has soared to the top of the Billboard charts with his newest hit “Uptown Funk”. He is credited on production on many albums and singles from Amy Winehouse and Christina Aguilera to Adele, and even Paul McCartney. His first album “Here Come the Fuzz” was released in 2003 on Elektra Records but was soon after dropped from their label. Continue reading