Having grown up and lived the entirety of my life thus far in the Midwest, suffice it to say that I have a bit of a love/hate relationship with flat tundra of the heartland of America. Granted the Midwest doesn't have the rolling hills of the West coast or the forest like terrain of the East coast, but we do have corn! What we lack in scenery I like to think we completely make up for with the character of the people and trust me I know some characters. 

Let's not forget about the many different scenes of the Midwest with such notable cities as Detroit, Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Louis, Minneapolis, Des Moines, and the cities of Ohio. Make no mistake, even though Midwestern states are often referred to as "fly over states" by coasties there is ample talent that lies within the miles and miles of prairie. Hence why I believe some the best kept secrets in the music industry to reside within these planes. 

Now here is some of that talent.