Annabelle - Writing a Custom Song

Bryan Emerson asked Kelly and Woody to write a love song for his wife Anne. So we set up a time to get together and talk about it. Although we knew that Bryan was a musician and played a mean…

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"Christmas Lights" by Radio Stranger

Radio Stranger wrote a Christmas song because we were playing a holiday party and the hosts encouraged us to play our own songs that celebrate the holiday season. We sort of looked at each other... (silence)... Well, I guess we're…

Radio Stranger Best Unsigned Band 2017

Following the review of Brightwell & Moran's Radio Stranger Crosstalk EP by Music Connection magazine in November 2017, Music Connection has now selected them as one of the Best Unsigned Bands of 2017 in their 40th Anniversary, December 2017…

This Radio Stranger Music Ain't For The Kids


Thanks to Music Connection Magazine for their positive comments and encouragement on our new EP, Radio Stranger CROSSTALK. Music Connection's review of CROSSTALK appears in the November 2017 issue of the magazine. They absolutely loved Kelly Brightwell's vocals…

A Conversation Is Long Overdue

It's very strange and a bit spooky to write a song and then to experience the song (or at least a version of the song) in real life. The inspiration for "Don't Judge Me" from the new Radio Stranger EP…

Far-West Announces Radio Stranger's Official Showcase

Chosen out of hundreds of the best folk and americana performers in the United States, Radio Stranger was awarded one of the twelve performance slots at Far-West 2017.

Folk Alliance Region-West (FAR-West) is proud to announce this year’s selection…

Indie On Air Radio Interview with Woody Moran

I just came across this Indie On Air radio interview from 2010, shortly after relocating from Southern California to Portland, Oregon. I actually sound like I might have a clue. LOL (it takes a few minutes of music broadcast before…

Exclusive Live Performance Audio Download

WOODY MORAN LIVE RADIO BROADCAST

Download a sizzling live performance radio broadcast from Alberta Street Pub in Portland, OR. The band was hot with a guest performance by Tim Davis on spanish guitar for "Havana Afternoon", the live sound…

Radio Stranger Opens for David Wilcox

What a thrill it was performing an opening set for David Wilcox's sold out show at his only Portland appearance in 2017. Plus, we got a chance to hang out with David after the show, talk about acoustic guitar…

Woodfest 2016


What a great Radio Stranger show. Because of the rain, it wasn't the ideal outdoor show that we had hoped for (it was sunny both the day before and the day after). But that just brought us all together under…