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Sounds of Summer Success!

Posted on July 18, 2016

We were so thankful to be able to be a part of the Sounds of Summer concert series in Athens, TN.  There was a great turn out and it was a blast!  Thanks everyone for coming out and showing your support!


4th of July celebration Downtown

Posted on June 17, 2016

Maaziah Mountain is excited to announce that we will be performing during the Fourth of July Celebration in Downtown Athens, TN at 3:30pm.

On what is typically a quiet day in Downtown Athens, plans are in place to hold a special Independence Day celebration.


Thanks to Sewee Church of God

Posted on May 12, 2016

Maaziah Mountain wants to reach out and say “Thanks” to the good folks at Sewee Church of God. They were a great, receptive audience for our ice-breaking performance after too many years! It was an honor to be a part of their 118th homecoming celebration! Thanks again and blessings to you all!


The Force Awakens . . . well sort of :)

Posted on January 18, 2016

Well after being dormant WAY TOO LONG . . . OpusQuest – now returning to Maaziah Mountain – is proud to announce our channel on Radio Air Play.

Hope you all enjoy the music and don’t forget to let us know if you do.


Always a journey . . .

Posted on June 13, 2012

Well, since we are working on this recording around the rest of our lives – no, we haven’t quit our day jobs yet  – it is still in progress!  Each session adds a new and exciting dimension!  It will be awesome to finally see it done . . .

Stay tuned for the release of “A Song of Love” – coming soon!


A Love Song Coming Soon

Posted on May 6, 2012

Well, we officially have another song in the works!!  Last weekend we had an awesome session in Jonan Sound Studio.  Next weekend we will be back in the studio adding some more instruments to it.  Looks like we will be releasing a new love song soon.

Stay tuned . . .


Winners of Facebook Drawing ~

Posted on April 28, 2012

Ladies and Gentleman . . .  We have the winners for our drawing!!! Since we had almost 40 likes, we picked four winners.  DRUMROLL please . . . . . .

Sandy Morgan  Heather Bradford  Meredith Wilson  Tomi Kyker

These ladies have each won the single CD of The Morning After You.  The CD contains both the short radio version and the 5 minute version that is available on CDBaby.

Hope you all enjoy!!!


Back in the Recording Studio ~

Posted on April 26, 2012

We are really excited to be headed back into the recording studio this weekend at Jonan Sound Studio

We are leaning towards a love song this recording, though the verdict is still out on which one it will be . . .


CD Drawing

Posted on April 26, 2012

This Friday we will be drawing names from our facebook page for the new single CD, The Morning After You.  This CD has both the short and long radio versions of the song.  We will be drawing names for every 10 “likes” we have on our page.

If you haven’t already done so, check out our facebook page and be sure to “LIKE” us!!

We will be announcing winners here on the blog and on our facebook page early Friday evening!!


April Upton ~ The Morning After You

Posted on April 26, 2012

This week “The Morning After You” has aired on the Bill Rainey Show out of Nashville.  We are truly thankful to Mr. Rainey for playing the song.  Just for the record, the song is sung by me, April Upton.  The song was written by my husband, Jim Upton.  A very talented Aaron Taylor is playing the acoustic guitar.  Our daughter, Adriel, is singing most of those mean harmonies.  Ron Clayton played our strings and the song was recorded, mixed and mastered here in Athens, TN by our own Brentley Womac at Jonan Sound Studios.

Please drop Mr. Rainey a request for the song ~ bbrainey at hughes dot net.

Thanks for your support!


The Bill Rainey Show ~

Posted on April 23, 2012

This afternoon found me trying to tune into the Bill Rainey Show on our internet – which has been being rather slow the last four days.  Don’t you know about the time I got the station streaming, I caught the tail end of our song, “The Morning After You.”  I wish I could have heard his introduction of the song, but I missed it.  Anyway, we were excited to know he is indeed playing the song.  Tune in this week if you can – http://www.nbrn.fm/ – Mr. Rainey’s show airs Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 1pm to 3 pm ET or if you are a night owl 11 pm to 1 am ET.  We would appreciate your support with any phone calls or emails to Mr. Rainey requesting the song.  THANKS!!


Jango Airplay ~

Posted on April 18, 2012

This is our first week on Jango Airplay.  What an experience just to see folks all over the world listening . . .

http://www.jango.com/music/MaaziahMountain


RADIO BROADCAST ~

Posted on April 18, 2012

The last couple of weeks have been exciting for us! We had our first radio broadcast from our local 101.7 WJSQ/WLAR station here in Athens. Our song, “The Morning After You”, was featured on Bill Hughes show, Rising Stars. It was met with much support and Mr. Hughes reported that the song had more requests than any song they had ever played. We are working on trying to get this same song in the hands of a Nashville radio show soon . . . more on that as it becomes available