WAFF 48 News Segment: "Muscle Shoals Song Rooms open to provide creative space for songwriters"
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (WAFF) - She’s been on American Idol, started a music festival, and now, she’s launched her own business...
19-year-old Lillian Glanton is a singer / songwriter from Athens. Having had to travel to Nashville on a weekly basis to write music, Glanton was inspired to develop a creative space for songwriters like her right here in North Alabama.
She’s now happy to announce the grand opening of The Muscle Shoals Song Rooms, a facility where artists can rent a space and develop their music in a unique, creative environment.
“Living rooms and coffee shops are distracting," says Glanton. "So, I wanted to create that space where songwriters can focus on their co-writer and the song.”
Times Daily Article: "Shoals Idea Audition winner making progress on songwriter venue"
But one student at the University of North Alabama is looking to shine a brighter light on local songwriters by providing them with a place of their own to hone their craft.
Lillian Glanton, a 19-year-old sophomore from Athens, Alabama, has been writing songs for nearly half her life. After developing her skills with country music songwriters in Nashville, Tennessee, Glanton knew she wanted to give it a shot in the Shoals. Read full article.