Local artist of the week Roanoke is a rising Folk/Americana band based out of Nashville. Lead by Joey Beesley and Taylor Dupuis, the two come together to create rich harmonies and unforgettable songs of love, heartbreak and exploration.
Roanoke uses their undeniable musical chemistry to create a unique and captivating sound full of cultural influences, roots instrumentation and catchy, memorable melodies. The duo fronted sextet recently released their sophomore album Where I Roam, striking a balance between the narrative songwriting of folk, the ear candy appeal of pop and the roots authenticity of country music. With their growing fan base, and energetic live show, they are set to shake the alternative Americana Folk scene in no time.
Listen to their “Tennessee Stone” below and all week long on Lightning 100.