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Hunter Lott Splits his time between Mississippi and Nashville, Tennessee. Hunter travels the South sharing his Contemporary Country style with Country fans abroad. Hunter began singing 5 years ago at the age of 16 out of the blue, and is climbing fast. Lamon Records Nashville released Country Free EP in November 2019. Hunter’s roots are expressed through the songs he frequently writes. Hunter’s newest originals can be heard on his FB Music Page.
Van And Nash
A music duo that kinda just happened. Based in Johannesburg, South Africa, the guys met in church but were on two different musical paths. Fast forward to more than a decade later when a visit prompted a spur of the moment jamming session. Here they discovered a surprising connection. A blend. Their sound ranges from all things Rock to Folk to anything in between.
Ever since their formation. Lazie J could manage presence and fan following from music listeners across the world and has got repeated airplay on many radio stations in countries such as US, UK, Australia , Spain, Finland, Germany Canada etc, and radio shows with the audience spread across 100 countries.
Fly The Nest
Dublin native Fly the Nest (Stephen Cooper) started playing music at a young age, performing in various bands. Last year he started solo project Fly the Nest, under which he writes and releases his own music. Stephen also writes for sync and says that writing for film and TV has opened up another facet of his creativity. It’s helped him find his sound, which he calls “cinematic rock.”
Alice Triskel is a musical project created by Alice and Sergio Luengo, in which Alice is the image, voice and lyricist and Sergio is the composer and producer.They mix and fuse styles of pop music, electronic music, electro pop, EBM, synthwave, synth pop, synth rock ... playing with styles as diverse as soul and even opera.
Spearheaded by two Russian-born vocalists, award-winning Major Moment has developed an intense and unique cinematic rock soundscape that integrates heavy guitar riffs, multi-layered synths, and melodic vocals. This band is on a mission to inspire people to pursue their dreams and live a life of purpose. Photography by Ian Urquhart Photography.
Former Peaches of the Musical Duo Peaches and Herb! Patrice is presently the bandleader of Patrice &The Show. She continues to create original music that will unite and spread love across the globe!
Caesar Did It
The band is a Grunge trio from Sheffield, UK. They combine hooky vocal melodies, in your face fuzzy guitar riffs and pounding drums, that will probably put off your mom.
Eddy Chapman is an independent, upcoming alternative rock artist from sunny South Africa. I would describe my music as a unique blend of genres which includes mainly modern rock with meaningful and heartfelt lyrics. I released my debut album, Lie-a-bility in May 2020 with the single Trust in Love. Trust in Love has had great success among listeners thus far and this song has been selected in the Unsigned Only Music Competition, making me a semi-finalist for 2020.
James Reid is a Manchester based, singer songwriter with a genuine love for music. A passionate individual who believes real music should evoke feelings and emotions and have meaning.
FOUST, formed in 2019 out of the ashes of the moderately successful Blackwater James, is a true rock n’ roll band that is commonly compared to the likes of Velvet Revolver, SpaceHog, Foo Fighters, and The Cult. Both on record and in concert, FOUST is high energy, exciting, unpredictable, and a bit ludicrous…everything a rock band should be
YSSA's newest release is a song called “Glowin”. “Glowin” is about the feeling of falling for someone. It talks about the emotions you go through when you like someone for the first time and that feeling of wanting to be around only them. When this certain someone comes into your life, they are the reason that you feel like you’re floating. Just thinking about them can put the biggest smile on your face and just talking to them can make you feel all bubbly inside.
While the British Invasion is clearly in Mikey Hamptons & The Meows DNA, their heavy riffs and adrenaline-fueled performances ensure that they are much more than a nostalgia act. Borrowing the formula that made Oasis and Nirvana international sensations, Hamptons combines precise songcraft with a natural gift for melody, then turns the volume all the way up to create the group’s signature sound.
Sofia Katsaros is half Greek, half Colombian, born in New York. She relocated to a town called Corinth in Greece at the age of 10 with her family. A year before moving to Greece, she had decided she would become a singer. When she was 18 she moved to Athens and began her career as a professional singer / show woman. Sofia has performed with many famous artists all over the world.
Chesney is a singer songwriter,who now resides in Las Vegas. Her plan is to go to Nashville where she can use her talent in singing and songwriting.
CELAVI (keh-la-vee) are Sarah and Gwion, from Bangor in North Wales. Their music is dark, beautiful, heavy, strange industrial rock electro metal.
The Metal Byrds
We are The Metal Byrds, an Indie Rock band from Austin, Texas. The Metal Byrds band are born musicians. London born Suzanne Birdie, has a power-pop rock voice, that compliments Sly Rye's ripping rock riffs and lead guitar solos in every song!
HEADlight comes together to create music that is inspired by catalogues of rock that span the decades. Plus, being in a band makes us look cool!
From Brooksville, KY Jean has been singing since she was a little girl. Music has been her escape, in elementary school, she sang in talent shows and was in choir for a short while. After school she sang in karaoke bars and in the car on her way to and from work. It wasn’t until she met her husband in 2013 and he discovered her ability to sing, they started making cover videos on YouTube.
Destiny Band Oz
'Destiny Band Oz' is the performing name of Australian husband and wife singer-songwriters, performers and recording artists, Thomas and Tessa Libreri. They are based in Gippsland, Victoria and perform their own county/rock/soul style originals, 'good time' classics and fun tribute shows as a duo or with their full band line up.
Michael and The Rumble Skulls crafted the debut album "Lady Pilot" in 2019, creating a mix of lite rock and Americana with a true blend of personal narratives speaking about life and love. Michael Featherstone (song writer / Guitarist) Chuck Sabo (drums) Scott Harris (vocals)
The Delerium Trees
The Delerium Trees new album, Swimming With The Ghost Angels continues some of the themes explored in the Paradise Will Be album. Six of the songs have vocals, whilst five tracks are instrumentals.
James is responsible for singing one of the biggest hits of the 90s ‘Unbelievable’ with the band EMF. He went on to have massive success clocking up a No. 1 American single, platinum album sales and an Ivor Novello nomination for song writing.
Born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii, artist, songwriter, and producer Jasmine Crowe lives by the slogan that “songs are the symptoms of my life.” An advocate of mental heath and addiction awareness, she uses music to speak about these topics to the tune of strong electropop melodies.
Founding members, Alessandro “Frank” Lapini and Michele Trillini were childhood mates that went on to play in bands together & separately through their teens & twenties. They came back together in 2011 to form FLEMT.
Greg Julas is a vocalist and songwriter, specializing in Retro-Rock Style music, sending music all over the world.
The Sixsters is an all girl rock band that was created in Ukraine in the spring of 2018 by drummer Kate Kuziakina and her team. Unlike other teenagers' bands which are usually focused on the pop music or rap, The Sixsters professionally perform rock.
Michael Frazer is a solo, unsigned artist, living in Scotland. He sings, plays guitar, bass and keyboards, and programme the other instruments he needs to bring the best out of his songs. He released his second album The Fish That Swallowed The Moon in October 2018.
Bisola is an award-winning British Singer Songwriter delivering inspirational Pop music with a soulful edge. With a passion to touch and motivate people through catchy lyrics and infectious hooks, her life affirming and emotive songs have delighted audiences through 2 EPs and 6 singles.
Stereo In Solo
Thierry Noritop is a French musician (guitar, keyboards, programming and arranger), songwriter and producer, born in Paris on the 5th April 1955. He collaborated mostly with Bernie Adam most notably for the french synth pop duo STEREO with the cult underground hit Somewhere in the night and the act The Sixties with four singles' releases in the '80s.
The Winachi Tribe
The Winachi Tribe's rise in a relatively short space of time has been astonishing. From humble beginnings as the U.Ks North West Electro Funk underdogs...to collaborating with a large impressive cast of legendary names from the world of music and film, gaining major press / airplay all over the world and touring both the U.K & L.A to rave reviews. The world seems to literally be in the hands of Winachi...if they choose to take it.
Jimena Arroyo is a session singer-songwriter from Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has collaborated with numerous talented musicians, composers and producers from all over the world and her music is being played on radio stations worldwide. Along with her solo career as a songwriter, she is the lead singer of the duo Excorde, with Jonnie Cook from the USA.
Born and raised in small town, southern Ohio, USA, Mike broke his teeth on country music. The emotion and truthfulness of each traditional country song he was raised listening to, carried into his adult life. He has now dedicated himself to keeping that 'traditional' country music sound alive. Doing his part to ensure future generations get to experience the heartbreak or happiness a true country song can bring.
Poppy Holiday a female vocalist with a distinctive voice – here she is in the recording studio in Rochdale Lancashire recording a song for Adobe which she has done twice now. This will be synched into a music video that will be shown at a Film Festival in Las Vegas.
Heavy Kollider is an Italian Pop-Rock Band, formed by Sergio Bigotta and Paolo Tentarelli in 2015. The band’s name is inspired from the Heavy ion collider project, as metaphor of a collision between Appearance and the Reality. Heavy Kollider’s music is composed by many ingredients, such as Rock Pop, Dance, Electro and Cinematic, and by beautiful blend melodies, captivating lyrics, powerful rhythms and crushing guitar riffs.
Noelene Power is an up and coming singer/songwriter currently residing in NYC. Noelene grew up learning classical music but quickly transitioned into the pop country scene. Her music heavily takes on the essence of Carrie Underwood and Lady Gaga. Noelene’s debut EP “Seasons Passed” came out on August 2nd and features 3 songs: Feel, Damaged & Bad For Me.
Into The Blood
Into the Blood is an independent DIY-music duo (from Copenhagen, DK), which creates electronic-organic dance and chillout music. Their primary inspiration comes from: Depeche Mode, Underworld, David Bowie, Visage, Pet Shop Boys, Kraftwerk, Yellow and Tears for Fears.
The party after the party! That would quickly describe "The Popravinas" who are known to combine lyrics & sounds that are reminiscent of The Replacements, evolving guitar nuances in the vein of The Rolling Stones, and interesting touches of artists such as Whiskeytown, Wilco & The Old 97's. When you mix it all up...you come out with "The Popravinas." Already known for their fun live shows...(Complete with dancing crowds).... The band has recently released their third album “Willy Nilly".
Straight outta Rockford, IL Pisces a cool loose affiliation of musicians who traversed the wild terrain of 60's psychedelic rock featuring Linda Bruner.
Their first release being Blurred Reality (single) October 2017, Hereafter (single and EP) February 2018, followed by Prayer (single) June 2018, Prayer EP July 2018 followed by Numb (single and EP) October 2018. They have been lucky to get a lot of airplay all over the world on the internet and FM radio stations. July 2018 saw them begin rehearsing for live gigs.
Templeton Universe is an indie rock band from the Karoo (SA’s Wild West) consisting of Michael Charles Dirksen (aka Templeton) and his partner Cherie Roe Dirksen. They’ve been hailed as the South African version of Radiohead in a recent review and are admittedly influenced by the band.
Chris Steven has been on the Toronto/Canadian Music Scene for over 20 years. 4 solo albums, and several recordings/albums with several groups along the way (The Me Generation, Atomic Opera, The Cronics), Chris Steven’s most recent endeavor is now with Producer Michael Jack (RUSH, Big Sugar, Nelly Furtado) and has now finished over 25 new tracks, all to be released as Singles over the next year to come.
Alyasa-GK is an artist and musician from Toronto, Canada. His unique genre mixing sound is combined with his artwork to tell a story. Alyasa-GK originally started studying music at an early age at the Royal Ontario Conservatory of music. He grew up playing the piano, and violin and started producing Hip Hop at the age of 16. After years of creating art it’s time to stop dreaming about living, and start living his dream.
Jess Paige is an up and coming country music artist from Gadsden, Alabama, who currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee. Jess grew up listening to all genres of music and credits her biggest influences coming from the classic/traditional country and classic rock era of music. Jess has two singles in her portfolio with her latest being “Easier Than Saying Goodbye”, which can be heard on various stations as well as streamed and downloaded on various digital media outlets.
Lance Turner is a singer-songwriter from Athens, Alabama. He began his musical journey growing up as a kid in the early 90's listening to a lot of punk, grunge and alternative rock. After later discovering artists such as Elliot Smith and Paul Westerberg he knew he wanted to be a songwriter. Fast forward to today and he's doing just that. Putting stories into song. A punk rocker with the heart of a story teller.
Shaun Ginks is a singer/songwriter based in Washington, UK. He previously took on the role as a lead vocalist for a number of different bands over the years, but after a decade of gigging he decided to focus on recording his own material. His debut single 'Baby (In New York)' will be released digitally worldwide on 5th April with two further singles, 'Indecision' and 'Brother' scheduled for release prior to the upcoming EP 'Reflections' due late 2019.
In January 2019, Sabrina released her compilation CD "Sabrina Fallah" with a bonus new track called "Everything" with her label Dance Plant Records distributed by The Orchard on iTunes. The tracks on the compilation CD are "All Or Nothing", "One Chance", "Break Through", "Ask", "Sorry", "The Frontline", "Kiss Is a Killer", "Stuck Up", "Didn't Last", "Paradise Comes With a Price", "Hurt", and "Everything".
Forming in early 2017, LaKyoto is representative of a new sound, for young people, in ‘The Old City’. The band make electronic pop music with pounding bass and colossal melodies. Arriving on the scene with nothing more than an enticing trailer, LaKyoto have caught the immediate intrigue of a city that has embraced the mystery and excitement surrounding the young quartet.
Winston Cook is singer/songwriter and guitarist from the Austin, Texas area. He is a classically trained musician and French horn player. He discovered his love of singing and songwriting while attending Southwestern University. Winston began performing live acoustic shows in 2018. He released his first EP titled Horizon in December 2018. Winston plays both the acoustic guitar and the electric guitar on the album. The album includes “Horizon”, “Tattoos and Cigars”, and “Caffeine.”
Petrella Ann Bonner (born in Hot Springs, AR), also known as “Petrella, First Lady of Country Soul” is an American country music artist. Petrella’s accomplishments are on display at the Mosaic Templars Museum in Little Rock, AR, have been donated to the Arkansas History Commission and are on file at the Country Music Hall of Fame, Nashville, TN, and have been documented by the University of Indiana African American Archive of Music and Culture and by the History Makers (Chicago, IL).
Lauren originally began studying musical theatre and acting in North UK, and London, performing in many prestigious West end venues to include, The Royal Albert Hall, The London Palladium, and Her Majestys Theatre. This lady has worked in studios, and as a live backing vocalist around the world, for artists such as Donny Osmond, Peter Kay, The Spice Girls, Nicole Sherzinger, Gary Barlow and many more.
The Cranberry Merchants
Steve & Dianne Moore, aka The Cranberry Merchants, are a husband & wife rock duo out of Atlanta, GA. They are musicians, composers, and producers of all of their own material, and even fully produce their own music videos, from filming to editing. While their musical style is simplistic, it’s full of hooks, energy, and touches on some rather unconventional subject matter; everything from history to hypocrisy. They have been writing together for over 25 years.
Lisa Mitts is a singer/songwriter, pianist, recording artist, performer and worship leader. She has recorded with well known artists such as Allen Stone and respected studio musicians in Franklin, TN including Chip Davis of the band Alabama. Lisa has released 6 albums (5 lyrical and 1 piano instrumental), as well as 2 singles, including her latest country song “See The Scars”. She devotes a portion of her sales to helping survivors of sex-trafficking here in the U.S.
Willess is an alternative rock band from Augusta Georgia formed in February of 2017. Willess consists of singer/guitarist Jackson Redd, guitarist Matt Morse, bassist, Jeff Peplinski and drummer Aaron Hawley. In 2018, Willess released an EP called "Young Hopes and Old Memories" recorded in Atlanta, Georgia at Real 2 Reel studios and produced by Ross Childress (formally of Collective Soul).
Maida is an International recording artist, musician, singer and songwriter from Germany. She is a new and upcoming sensation in America, her unique vocal style has been compared to that of Melissa Etheridge, which Maida performs a tribute to Melissa during her live performances.
"Young Adult Artist of the Year" at the 2018 Josie Music Awards, is a 18 year old singer/songwriter and Multi-Instrumentalist from Barrie Ontario, Canada. She has been playing and studying music for twelve years, and started performing wherever possible since she was 8. Over the years, performing developed into a love and a dream to make it her whole life.
The New Album "Blacklisted" is coming in 2019! In the meantime you can hear "In The Vein" the first single from the new album on pretty much every major music retailer and from our friends at Whoozl.com where the track first launched and hit #1 on the Top 25 chart after only 4 days and on it first week of release.
Seven and Counting
Yes, it sounds silly written like this, the line above... But if you take a few moments and listen to our demo takes or clips, you’ll probably come to the same conclusion: Our music is a mixture of different genres and influences, most likely because we are an eight-members band and every one of us brought something on his/her own. With rock music as a foundation.
Fie! Fie! Fie!
Alternative, indie, electro-acoustic band from Birstall, West Yorkshire. We write and perform our own original material and we are interested in featuring with you. Fie! Fie! Fie! nominated in Yorkshire Gig Guide Grassroots Awards - Outstanding Band 2017, and C.O. Radio - Best Band, have featured on BBC Introducing, MADE TV, Radio Rock - The Blitz (Hollywood, USA), and more recently with Andy Cousin of All About Eve and The Mission on his highly acclaimed radio show.
An Alternative Progressive Pop Rock Band with (10) Top 10 Songs Charting 45 Times in 2018.
RIDICULAS TRIXX Lead Singer/Songwriter - Ronneca Lynn Nominated for Vocalist of the Year for the 2018 Josie Music Awards Nominated for Best Alternative Group for the 2018 Indieville TV Awards in Nashville Winning the 2017 March Akademia Award for Best Rock EP, Best Alternative Rock Song "Waterfalls Are Beautiful" November 2017 Akademia Award, following with being Nominated for Best Rock Band and Best Song of the Year for the 2017 Josie Music Awards.
Anne Marie Picerno
Annemarie has performed in dinner theaters, bands in every genre of music. comedy shows, improv troupes, Disney World, Busch Gardens, and traveled professionally. She plays piano, guitar, and writes and arranges her own music. Her musical style is diverse, incorporating country, pop, blues, soul, and rock. Her "Bad Girl" EP charted on many indie radio charts worldwide, and it's title track "Bad Girl" released with Bongo Boy Records across Asia and Europe.
Clint Slate is a blank page, a clean slate where everything is possible. It's also a musician teaming with talented artists to serve a single purpose: Creation. Let's write the next chapters together...
Powerhouse rock with a gritty blues edge is what makes Dark Stone a vibrant new band on the Vancouver music scene. Uniquely original, Dark Stone has managed to blend classic hard rock with metal and blues. The result is a vocal ensemble of brothers Matt Mintenko and guitarist Jason Mintenko, interspersed with searing guitar runs and thunderous rhythms from bassist Kato von Essen and drummer Stefan Grabowski. Lyrically their music speaks loudly of life's challenges, second chances, & redemption.
The Bonazzoli Band
Up Your Alley