Liz Cooper and the Stampede
Already known in Nashville for their electric live shows, Liz Cooper & The Stampede experienced their first breakthrough in 2016 with the release of their Audiotree Live session, which has attracted over 220,000 views on YouTube, and over 2,000,000 streams on Spotify.
Additionally, the band placed as one of NPR Music’s runners-up during their 2016 Tiny Desk Contest. Of the submission, NPR Music’s Benjamin Naddaff-Hafrey hailed, “‘Mountain Man’
is a catchy, simple love song written with the clarity of a good cut of Nashville country. Liz Cooper guides the song with her percussive, fingerpicked guitar and her crackling voice…a seamless balance of muted rhythmic sounds and propulsive drive that feels so good…It sounds like a car whirring past a field of trees, the light shining through. 2019 saw the group take their live show on the road twith Shakey Graves, Dr. Dog, Strand Of Oaks and Tyler Childers. Additionally, the group made festival appearances at Louisville’s Forecastle Festival, Newport’s Newport Folk Festival and Arlington’s LOCKN’.