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    Author Spotlight: Meet Johnny Naylor & 1st Shot Music

    What's up everybody!  It's Johnny Naylor, here to talk a little bit about what it is that I do.  Well, I can't say I was quite sure through the beginning stages of 1st Shot...

    Jay Charmed on ‘Lovers Lane’

    The songwriter and performer of hip hop known as Jay Charm has released his latest EP record, “Lovers Lane.” The EP is composed of five original tracks for an approximate total listening time of...

    Australia’s Essick Debuts with Atrium Atrium 11/21

    Emerging from Brisbane’s fertile music scene, Essick’s eleven-track debut album is full of simple yet effective hooks, tight, complex drum patterns, synthesised electronic flourishes and intricate guitar lines. Musicians Ravi Das and Andrew MacDougall met...

    First Listen: Gareth Paul – Live In Me

    Born in Croydon in 1994, Gareth Paul grew up with a vocal talent that wouldn't find external acknowledgment until his late teens. He became a dedicated swimmer, competing to a high level in London...

    First Listen: Estado Novo – The Method

    The idea was to make classic rock album. To make the recordings within one weekend and make it happen in analog with 2 -inch tape machine and traditional mic set-up etc. The agenda was straight...

    Stan Dibben Shines Light on Post-war Racing in Documentary

    'No Ordinary Passenger,' the short film about Stan Dibben, a motorcycle racing legend of the 1950's, will be featured at The 2nd annual Motorcycle Film Festival in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday, September 27th 2014. The...

    The Original Indie Arlo Guthrie Holds Family Reunion

    Historic Newton will present "Arlo Guthrie & Guthrie Family Reunion" on Friday, November 21 at 7:30 PM at the 585-seat theatre located inside the architecturally acclaimed Newton North High School, 457 Walnut Street, Newton,...

    Set Me Free debuts in NYC at the Harlem Film Festival

    Independent Film, Set Me Free, written and directed by Marcus “Big Spence” Spencer, premiers at the Harlem International Film Festival Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Maysles Cinema in Harlem, New York. The story follows...

    An IndieGoGo Funding Campaign’s Talent Search Breaks New Ground

    Singing competitions, like 'American Idol', 'X-Factor', 'So You Think You Can Sing,' and others, attract tens of thousands of would-be future 'Grammy winners', who are left unselected and disappointed. But Gene Cartwright, a Pulitzer-nominated...

    The First Single ‘Struggling’ To Be Released From Jon Galea’s 3rd E.P

    Norfolk singer/Songrwiter John Galea has announced he is set to release his new single single 'Struggling' on iTunes on September 29th. Produced by Grammy nominated producers The Monarch who have had hits with Chris...

    First Look: Ether L Banks – Attraction

    Ether L Banks released her brand new video called #Attraction , which is an ode to fashion. She is currently working on her debut project called PurpleLight District. Expect more from her in the coming...

    Singer/Songwriter Mary McGuire Featured at ArtPrize 2014

    Performing for decades between Detroit, Martha’s Vineyard, Boston and Mackinac Island, singer/songwriter Mary McGuire has been accepted to the prestigious ArtPrize in Grand Rapids, Michigan (Vote Code: 56809). For 19 days, three square miles...

    Redd Rebel “Bomb the Vatican”

    Darkstarz Records Releases Redd Rebel's New Album Bomb the Vatican Bronx, NY September 17, 2014- Darkstarz Records announces the release of Redd Rebel's new album "Bomb the Vatican". Influenced by the golden age of...

    River Child Knows How To ‘Start Over Again’ with debut EP

    Based in North London, River Child is a solo singer-songwriter who specialises in classy, soulful indie/folk. With an off kilter, rare and distinctive voice, he is an ex-busker who has swapped the streets for...

    First Listen: The Slow Readers Club – Don’t Mind

    Manchester based Indie/Electro band The Slow Readers Club release their new single ‘Don’t Mind’ on September 22nd. It's a beautifully introspective ballad that details the end of a relationship. As singer Aaron Starkie explains “Lyrically...

    Hear for Yourself: Sunstack Jones – Library

    Sunstack Jones is always two, sometimes three but mostly four or maybe five musicians from the North of England where it is practically the north pole. Forming in early 2011 and recording throughout the...

    Finding The Edge Of Life

    A Southampton based rock group with such an impressive live show that Turbowolf said they "wished they sounded like” them, Hercules Morse are a four piece hard rock band with a sound that moves...

    First Listen: Dyme-A-Duzin – Hip Hope

    On the heels of successful promotional campaigning, Dyme-A-Duzin releases his highly anticipated new album HIP HOPE today. How many of you remember when hip hop was ​fun? Judging from the tracks Dyme let us...

    Nights Of Malice Unleash ‘The Hindering’

    New Jersey metalcore outfit Nights Of Malice has just released their brand new single. The track, entitled “The Hindering,” is the first release since the band’s 2012 EP entitled Subdivision and is expected to...

    Catya Maré Nominated for Hollywood Music in Media Award

    Catya Maré´s latest instrumental pop / classical crossover single "Voce", which was released internationally on August 28, 2014, just received a nomination for the prestigious Hollywood Music in Media Award 2014. The winner of the...

    Rogue Puppets Campaign to Raise Funds for Theater Residency

    You are taking a leisurely hike through the desert of Arizona. Suddenly, an audible “gasp” escapes your lungs as your eyes settle on a horrifying site of mayhem and carnage—no, not that dead steer!...

    Nu-Jazz Masters Sienná “Knows Why”

    Sienná are a trio who revel in the colorful and varied blend of life and music that the world has to offer. As people they hail from diverse backgrounds, with roots spreading multi-nationally from...

    Dutch DJ Richard Durand Teams Up with Vocalist Fisher ‘In Your Hands’

    ‘In Search Of Sunrise: Dubai’ - the latest celebrated chapter of his mix-comp got the season started right and halfway through he dropped ‘Blast’ - a track which raced pulses and rocketed straight to...

    New Single from Alt Rocker Samantha Scarlette

    "These Violent Delights", the lead single to alternative rocker Samantha Scarlette's highly anticipated new album "Violent Delights + Violent Ends", is due for release via digital download September 30th 2014. The song was produced...

    Celebrating Ten Years of Podcasting on September 30th

    Have you listened to a podcast today? Statistics say that millions of people have downloaded and listened to a podcast, today. It's taken 10 years, but the podcast, a digital audio file made available on...