COVER: Jane Decker – “Royals (Lorde cover)”

We love Lorde. We love Jane. This is heaven. You’ve seen me gush about Jane Decker before. There are few strings of words left to assemble that adequately describe her talent. Yet I try. Her continual display of youthful musical ability is apparent to everyone she performs for. It’s the most natural thing, watching her […]


UTG PHOTOS: Decker (6/21/13)

UTG Photographer, Corbin Alvae, recently stopped at NYNY in Chesterfield, MI to catch Cincinnati band, Decker, and Michigan natives, Rival Summers. This past Friday, I stopped by one of the local venues to catch Decker along with my good friends in Rival Summers. First off, Decker have created some amazing buzz the past couple months. I was super excited […]

Bellwether Sessions

WATCH: Decker Performs Old Houses at Bellwether Sessions

Decker recently finished up their first tour, hitting clubs from state to state around the midwest. Now they are settling back down in their hometown of Cincinnati, taking some time to prepare for their next bout of summer touring. While home, Jane Smith and her touring guitarist hit up the Bellwether Sessions, a fantastic group […]


WATCH: Decker at Robbins Crossing

Wrapping up season one of Robbins Crossing, Belle Histoire‘s Jane Smith made her debut performance under her solo venture’s moniker, Decker. The set included the songs “Swing,” “Old Houses,” “Tearing At The Seams,” and “Favorite Little Dream.” All of which appear on the Clean Hands EP (listen here). Take a trip back in time and watch Jane […]


STREAM: Decker – ‘Clean Hands’ EP

Like her countless admirers (online and off), Belle Histoire‘s Jane Smith has been waiting for this day for some time. Today is the day the Voice contestant’s debut solo EP has hit stores. Available on iTunes, CDBaby, and Bandcamp, Decker‘s Clean Hands EP features Jane’s classically trained vocal prowess, sweetly spanned over 6 tracks. You can listen […]


MUSIC VIDEO: Decker – “Swing”

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to hang out with Belle Histoire singer and genuinely pleasant person, Jane Smith on the set of the Robbins Crossing Sessions. There, we recorded the first ever Decker performance and let me tell you, it was phenomenal. 4 songs were played, all of which will be appearing on the début […]


Jane Smith (Belle Histoire) Auditions for The Voice

If you missed it last week, Jane Smith, lead vocalist of Cincinnati’s Belle Histoire, premiered her debut solo single “swing.” A charming little number, to be sure. This week, Jane’s audition on NBC’s The Voice was played on national television. Singing “You’ve Got The Love” by Florence + the Machine didn’t quite get her through to […]


STREAM: Decker (Belle Histoire) – “Swing”

Last year, Belle Histoire put out one of the most beautiful records from the vast collective of midwest bands vying for bloggers like myself to write this sentence with their name in it instead. The album was called Dreamers and you can buy it here. Now, Belle Histoire is a 4 piece band comprised of […]