Olivia Slaton Ladd

Olivia Ladd is a freelance music journalist working as a writer, photographer and producer in Nashville, Tennessee.

Olivia currently hosts the Bandsplainer podcast, writes for Wide Open Country, Luck Journal and Nashville Scene's music section and has contributed to a wide range of other publications.

She's published zines, booked DIY shows and always keeps tabs on music new and old-- everything from proto-punk to Americana and beyond.