About Us

What is Twangville?

Twangville began in early 2005 by humble means as a place to post playlists for our friends. It wasn’t long before we expanded to covering releases, reviews, downloads, links and more. Ultimately, we just want to help spread the word about some of our favorite musicians who often don’t get the credit they deserve. In search of twang, we typically look beyond traditional and mainstream country into genres like americana, alt-country, indie, rock, folk and blues … or just about anything that features a guitar. You’ll find that we tend to emphasize the alternative side of alt-country.

Who are we?

Tom Osborne, Washington, DC
Contributor since Jan 2005
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Mayer Danzig, Boston, MA
Contributor since Sep 2005
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Todd Mathis, Cayce, SC
Contributor since Mar 2007
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Chip Frazier, Birmingham, AL
Contributor since May 2007
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Eli Petersen, Danbury, CT
Contributor since Apr 2008
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Shawn Underwood, Sunnyvale, CA
Contributor since Apr 2008
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Jeff McMahon, Boston, MA
Contributor since Jan 2009
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Bill Wilcox, Washington, DC
Contributor since Nov 2011
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Suzanne McMahon, Boston, MA
Contributor since Nov 2011
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Disclaimer

We will only host media files with permission from artists or their managment companies. If you find this to be in error, please contact tom [at] twangville.com.