Author Archives: Tiffani

I grew up on Elvis, the Commodores, Don Williams, the Eagles and Merle Haggard. At varying life intervals, I've loved Bon Jovi, Richard Marx, New Kids on the Block and Daughtry. Stevie Nicks, Aretha, Janis Joplin and Mary J. Blige make me proud to be a woman. As an ’80s girl, I love big hair, big guitars and big voices. I’m old school with a little Ke$ha and Jonathan Tyler & The Northern Lights mixed in. I’m also a writer, a wife and a mom. I’m an athlete, a reader and a football fan. I’m a contributing writer at VisitSouth.com and Bama Ears. And, yes, I rock.

He’s a tall drink of water

Country star Trace Adkins‘ new album, “Cowboy’s Back in Town” was released Tuesday, and below is the first video, for “This Ain’t No Love Song.” It has the requisite hot mama (she makes me want to do about a million laps at the track), and Trace in his tight jeans and cowboy hat. I think…

This mama does it all

Hey, y’all, it’s Tiffani, aka Sound Check Mama. I’m here to introduce you to my friend, Val. She loves music, and it means a lot to her to share it with her two kids. Why is music so important to her? Her two children can feel it – literally. “When Gage was born, we quickly…

The One That I Want

Ever wondered how a writer creates her characters? What motivates her to get words on the page? New York Times best-selling author Allison Winn Scotch gives us a peek at her process and how music fits into her writing life, and we offer you a chance to win her latest book The One That I…

Dear Bret Michaels

Dear Bret, We like you, and we’re glad you are on the path to recovery after your recent serious medical issues. Congrats on the big Celebrity Apprentice win and being able to give back to the American Diabetes Association. (Check out photos from his recent appearance in Huntsville, Ala. I had prior commitments and couldn’t…