Stabal Stories

Stabal Stories

The story behind the music changes everything. Podcasts, interviews, exclusive conversations with the artists.

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  • Stabal Talk with Drake White

    Drake White is equal parts warrior leader, holy-fire reverend and gypsy Appalachian mountain man. He fronts his band with a mix of Muscle Shoals groove and honky-tonk grease. The goal? To continue building an inspired community with his voice, country-soul spirit, and relentless optimism, fusing ...

  • Stabal Talk with Molly Parden

    Molly Parden discovered her lifelong love for music after inheriting a violin from her great uncle and finding the haunting simplicity of melodies.

    Molly has since established herself in Nashville’s vibrant underground and beyond, touring the world as a bassist, guitarist, and singer. The result...

  • Stabal Kitchen with Sam Tinnesz

    Sam Tinnesz is the Nashville-based, alternative artist, whose music has featured in Spider-man: Homecoming, The Walking Dead, and The Hunger Games. Watch his Stabal Kitchen segment, recorded as part of his Live Online Concert in Nashville.

  • Stabal Kitchen with GUVNA B

    With 2 MOBO Awards, 3 UMAs and eight projects spanning thirteen years, Guvna B is a seasoned veteran who’s found a new direction with his sound.

    Watch his Stabal Kitchen with Doug Ross, recorded the same day as his Live Show performance, at Stabal's London studio (July 2020).

  • Stabal Talks with Fleurie

    Have a sit-down and listen to Fleurie share thoughts and experiences of her journey from small-town girl to Nashville darling.

  • Stabal Kitchen with Lion & Bear

    Lion & Bear is a music duo from Southern California made of up of brother-in-laws Andrew Enos and Michael Landingham. Watch their Stabal Kitchen interview, recorded as part of their 'Live at Stabal Nashville' (2020) performance.

  • Stabal Talks with Texas Hill

    Texas Hill features the stylings of reality show contestants, Craig Wayne Boyd (The Voice), Casey James (American Idol) and Adam Wakefield (The Voice). Watch their Stabal Talk, recorded at Dark Horse Studio (July 2020).

  • Stabal Kitchen with Jason Walker

    Jason Walker is a singer/songwriter whose songs have featured on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, MTV and VH1. His song ‘Down’ reached the spotlight when it was featured in The Vampire Diaries, and he has since released feature singles and a new 2020 album.

    Watch Jason Walker's Stabal Kitchen interview, from...

  • Stabal Talk with R.O.E.

    With his hometown of Chicago on his back and the sounds of soul in his roots, Brooklyn-based emcee R.O.E. blends an urban vibe with poetic lyricism and music that hits straight to the heart that will attract anyone with an affection for alternative hip hop. Since his early days, R.O.E.’s message ...

  • Stabal Talks with Rebekah Fitch

    It is sometimes said "all roads end up in London." When you have a dream and the passion inside to follow that dream you might find yourself there. Not always true I know, however this certainly was the story with Irish singer songwriter Rebekah Fitch. Doug caught up with Rebekah to find out wher...

  • Stabal Talks with Guvna B

    Mobo award winning UK Grime artist Guvna B (Isaac Borquaye) drops into Stabal HQ to catch up with long time friend and host Doug Ross as they relive some turning points in his career. They also chat around business, who the up and coming UK talents are and how you carry on when you lose one of th...

  • Stabal Kitchen with Faith Child

    Doug speaks with Faith Child about music, life and current projects while cooking up some goodness!

  • Stabal Talks with Leeland

    ‘Lion and the Lamb’ is by far one of the most well known worship songs sung in churches across the globe. Steve and Doug talk to the writer of the anthem, Leeland Mooring, and find out what inspired him to write these deeply moving lyrics.

  • Stabal Talks with Marie Bashiru

    ​Marie Bashiru is a singer-songwriter hailing from south-east London, where her music resembles a melting pot of folk, soul and indie rock. Though hard to pin down to a single genre, Marie’s biographical writing talents paired with her soulful melodies highlight her musical talent and versatility...

  • Stabal Kitchen with The Bright Expression

    Doug speaks with The Bright Expression about music, life and current projects while cooking up some goodness!

  • Stabal Talks with Joseph Perry

    Doug is joined by London based worship leader and long time friend Joseph Perry as he tells the story of a dream being torn down and what re-building can look like. They discuss faith, family, football and food! Joseph shares his insight around building and running worship teams and tells us a li...

  • Stabal Kitchen with Cat Rea

    Doug speaks with Cat Rea about music, life and current projects while cooking up some goodness!

  • Stabal Talks with Mas

    Hailing from the seaside town of Margate, we catch up with co founders of Mas, Steph & Michael Dickinson ahead of their debut Stabal Session. Although these two have been writing for over a decade, it is only in the past couple of years that they decided that it was time to start putting out some...

  • Stabal Talks with Rachel Jane

    Rachel Jane might be new to some of you but even only in her early twenties has been making waves within the industry. Recently she was featured on BBC Introducing and we catch up with her and her husband Joel (who also doubles up as her guitarist) to chat around music and the world of a millennial.

  • Round The Table - feat. John Mark McMillan - Ep. I

    In this episode of Round the Table, Joshua Luke Smith hosts an in-depth, open and honest discussion about the state of the music scene with a number of UK artists, and is joined by our special guest, the US-based indie worshiper John Mark McMillan. Real talk, with real artists.
    Hosted by Joshua ...

  • Stabal Talks with Joe Hardy

    Stories have an incredible ability to cut through the noise and leave a lasting mark on our lives. Joe Hardy is a singer, songwriter and worship leader who has been impacted by countless stories of pain, sorrow, hope and redemption — all which shine through his music.

  • Stabal Talks with Joshua Luke Smith

    A breath of fresh air. That is what it is like talking to poet, artist, podcaster and worship pastor Joshua Luke Smith. Josh is the true essence of a creative who desires to speak into the chaos of life and create redemptive art that impacts people and draws them closer to finding themselves and ...

  • Stabal Talks with The Brilliance

    How can you be in a band when you live thousands of miles away from your bandmate? Steve and Doug chat with the founders of The Brilliance, David Gungor and John Arndt, ahead of their new record release, ‘Suite No. 2: World Keeps Spinning,’ and as they prepare for their exclusive performance at t...

  • Stabal Talks with John Mark McMillan

    So, what is the story behind the music we love? Doug talks to John Mark McMillan, author of anthems such as ‘King of my heart’ and ‘How he loves,’ about the heart wrenching, true stories behind his music. We also take a deep dive into his life journey, rhythms and routines, what it was like to re...