EG Kight

ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series Back for Year Two

ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series Back for Year Two

A swell excuse for a roadtrip or two, the ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series, now in its second year, offers six Southern snapshots of the diverse talent Georgia has to offer. Staged at a variety of venues and events across the state, ...

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ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series Debuts with Six Concerts

ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series Debuts with Six Concerts

Songs written by Georgians have helped shape and define American music for decades from Dr. Thomas Dorsey’s “(Take My Hand) Precious Lord” to Johnny Mercer’s “Moon River,” James Brown’s “Cold Sweat” to Otis Redding’s “Respect,” and R.E.M.’s “Losing My Religion” to ...

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Dublin Hosts First Concert in ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series

Dublin Hosts First Concert in ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series

The ExploreGeorgia.org Songwriter Series kicks off with a showcase of road-tested Georgia music veterans who channel the sounds of the South through their distinctive, richly textured voices. Blueswoman EG Kight, fiddler Levi Lowrey and soul-man Greg Hester start the show at 8 ...

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EG Kight

EG Kight

EG Kight is the first to admit that the title track of her latest album, It’s Hot In Here, was inspired—at least initially—by a hormonal moment. “I was in Rochester, N.Y.,” she remembers. “They were having one of the worst ...

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