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Anna Ottertun (Sweden)

RESIDENCY AT ”THE HOUSE OF SONGS” AUSTIN, TEXAS,  SPRING 2019

I arrived in Austin on the 13th of march in the middle of the festival SXSW together with a good friend from Göteborg, Sweden. We packed ourselves into her friend…

Americana UK Conference and Festival

THE HOUSE OF SONGS GOES TO LONDON FOR
AMERICANA UK CONFERENCE AND FESTIVAL
 

    Our very own Graham Weber was invited to speak, on behalf The House of Songs, at the AmericanaFest UK Conference and Festival
in London. Weber (Director of…

A Few Words from The Silver Lining

Arkansas duo Chase and Drew McLaughlin form the group The Silver Lining. They stayed with us to explore Austin and co-write in The House in early January.

It is Sabbath Sunday and our last lazy morning at The House…

2018: A Year in Review

2018 has been an incredible year for The House of Songs. We’ve grown in a number of ways, and we’re especially proud of the work we’ve done this year as we celebrated our ninth anniversary. We became an official nonprofit…

Europe - Ashtyn Barbaree

The House of Songs alumnus Ashtyn Barbaree and her band members recently toured Europe through their involvement with The House. Here, she reflects on what the experience meant to her and her team. After reading, head over to KUAF for

Finding Frances, Part 1

We thoroughly enjoyed having Jamie Lou Connelly and Garrett Brolund complete residencies with us this December, and we're excited to share a bit from Jamie Lou's perpsective. 

Dec. 10th- 16th, 2018 

Garrett and I headed to Austin, TX…

The House of Songs Pays Tribute

As an organization, The House of Songs has always been dedicated to artists and the communities they create. Austin, Texas has always been a musicians town, and we're proud to support those musicians, but we're certainly not alone. This month…