© 2022 WUTC
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
"Scenic Roots" offers conversations that matter in the heart of Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley.From the mountains to the river, our conversations are rooted deep within every corner of our community - reflecting who we are, who we were and who we can become.We engage with the news that affects our community, behind and beyond the headlines. We build bridges that span from creators and innovators to storytellers and the outdoors. We focus on our challenges as many communities in one - as we celebrate what inspires us. We resonate with countless voices - in words and spaces, sounds and songs.We are "Scenic Roots."Ray Bassett hosts "Scenic Roots" – with Richard Winham – produced at WUTC.

Singer-Songwriters, Now’s A Fall Chance To Shine

A musical note painting
mikecogh / Creative Commons

The fall brings a new season for up-and-coming songwriters in the Chattanooga area - and a musical rite of passage known as Songwriters Stage.

Mark Anderson is the director of Chattown Stages, which makes it all possible.

Related Content
  • Wade Hinton’s new consulting business in Chattanooga. This fall’s Songwriters Stage - and the Lula Lake Land Trust. From Barking Legs Theater: A rewind with Ultrafaux. These voices - and more - on this edition of “Scenic Roots.”
  • Wade Hinton - born and raised here in Chattanooga - is a lawyer and business leader who ran for Mayor earlier this year. His roles across the public and private sectors include City Attorney, Deputy General Counsel at Volkswagen - and Vice President of Inclusion and Diversity at Unum.
  • Beyond Chattanooga, the Lula Lake Land Trust covers 8,000 acres around Lookout Mountain, Georgia. On Saturday, October 23rd, the home to Lula Lake and Lula Falls will host “The Trail Blazer: 10K & Marathon” to support its conservation efforts.
  • Richard Winham shares a session from Ultrafaux - paying tribute to Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli - at Chattanooga’s Barking Legs Theater in 2018.