ECHO

Interviews

  • EXCLUSIVE: Kate Stephenson Talks New Song “Exless” and More
    Are you single and wondering why there are no single theme songs out there? Well, Kate Stephenson has released the most relatable song for all those single people out there. Her new song, “Exless” is out now and it’s basically the Olivia Rodrigo song for all single people and we absolutely love it. We chatted…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Introducing Who We Are and Their Powerful Debut Project
    From experiencing loss to reading bedtime stories, new British duo Who We Are assembles collective stories of the human condition into stunning songs and visuals.    This collaboration between vocalist Tommy Jules (Rudimental and Professor Green) and Cannes award winner,  Simon Bass (Madonna, David Guetta and Sigur Ros) debuts with a heart wrenching short film. Directed…
  • EXCLUSIVE: mehro Talks Debut Project “SKY ON FIRE,” Artist Name and More
    Finding new music can be hard, that’s why we’re here, to make it easier. Rising artist, mehro is the perfect musician to stream if you’re having a lot of questions about a relationship or just life in general. His debut project, SKY ON FIRE is deep and really hits a lot of messages that make…
  • EXCLUSIVE: GANGS OF KIN talks new single “Broke”
    Featured Photo Credit: Elizaveta Porodina GANGS OF KIN is a new experimental project from Amsterdam-based artist Joël Gaerthé.  Drawing from the “beauty of humanhood,” Gaerthé openly explores subjects like mental health, which can be heard in his new single “Broke.” In addition to vulnerability, Gaerthé pushes the boundaries of genre and art with beats and…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Tai Verdes chats new single “we would have some cute kids.” and upcoming album
    Featured Photo Credit: Amy Le You may not know the name Tai Verdes, but you’ve definitely heard his music on TikTok. His breakout single, “Stuck In The Middle” has been used in 2.6 million videos across the platform. His new single, “we would have some cute kids.” is already gaining traction with its fun narrative,…
  • EXCLUSIVE: PENANCE Talks Debut EP “Helldance” and More
    PENANCE is a Los Angeles based multi-instrumentalist and music producer from Chicago, Illinois. He grew up inspired by new waves of grunge, punk, and alternative rock that were being reimagined in the early 2000’s. Further enamored by the electronic sounds of today, PENANCE intricately and fearlessly blends styles from indie-folk to grunge to trap and…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Conor Michael Smith Talks “With You In Mind,” Being a Solo Artist and More
    If you know the boy band, In Real Life, then you most likely know former band member, Conor Michael Smith. He played the violin and rapped some insane verses in the band. Now, Conor is solo, like all the other members, they’re working on solo music. Conor released a powerful song with an important message…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Abigail Osborn shares inspiration behind debut single “Drive All Night” and more!
    Featured Photo Credit: Bex Olesek Combine carefree vibes with relatable coming-of-age lyrics and you’ve got Nashville based artist, Abigail Osborn.  The singer-songwriter’s refreshingly authentic writing is on full display in her debut single produced by Julian Dente (Chaz Cardigan and Annika Bennett), “Drive All Night.” Inspired by a trip home to Denver,  the indie-pop dream…
  • EXCLUSIVE: DASHA Chats About New EP “$hiny Things”
    Featured Photo Credit: Tanner Deutsch On this episode, we chatted with pop/west coast R&B artist, Dasha.  Over the past several months, Dasha has been producing songs worthy of TikTok virality. This writing has culminated with her debut EP, $hiny Things.  Across all six tracks, Dasha opens up about her successes and struggles over the past…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Cat & Calmell Talk New Single “dramatic”
    Featured Photo Credit: Daphne Nguyen Since releasing their debut single “dumbshit” in 2020, Australian duo Cat & Calmell have already captured listeners’ attention with their infectious pop sound and boldness.  Their sophomore release, “dramatic” pulls no punches with its powerful counter to the older generations’ assumption that the younger generation is being too “dramatic” in…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Zak Abel Talks New Single, ‘Be Kind,” Working With Kygo and More
    Zak Abel has released his new track, ‘Be Kind’ — his first new solo music of 2021. Co-written with Nate Cyphert (Marshmello, Bebe Rexha) and produced by Nick Ruth, ‘Be Kind’ radiates the warmth and sincerity that Zak put out into the world throughout the course of 2020. A smoky, feel-good jam full of verve and groove, ‘Be Kind’ itself listens like an…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Bahari Open Up About New Singles “Bipolar” and “Jackie Kennedy”
     On our latest podcast, we chatted with alt-pop duo Bahari.  From their debut single “Wild Ones” to their viral hit “Savage,” Bahari has continued to create tracks that resonate universally.  Their first releases of 2021, “Bipolar” and “Jackie Kennedy” address relatable and deeply personal subjects, including mental health and sudden loss.  We chatted with Ruby and…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Ricky Garcia Talks New Song “All I Wanna Do,” Finding Ohana and More
    Best known for his role in Disney’s “Best Friends Whenever” and for being a member of Hollywood Records’ boy-band Forever In Your Mind, Ricky Garcia is kicking off 2021 with new music and a new Netflix movie! He is currently starring in Netflix’s “Finding Ohana”  and recently released his new single “All I Wanna Do” as well as music video. We chatted with Ricky about his new music and movie and more!…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Emery Kelly Talks Potential Oscar Nomination, Debut Solo Album, “S.O.M.E.” and More
    If you heard of the boy band, Forever In Your Mind, you probably know one of the three guys from the band, Emery Kelly. Beyond music, Emery has acted in successful shows such as Netflix‘s Alexa & Katie and he’ll star in the upcoming Disney+ show, Big Shot, coming April 16. Since going on hiatus…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Foley Talks New EP ‘Vacation’ and Music in New Zealand
    Featured Photo Credit: Frances Carter On the latest episode of ECHO-The Podcast, we sat down with New Zealand Pop Duo, Foley.  Following their 2020 debut EP, ‘On My Conscience,’  Ash Wallace and Gabriel Everett have continued to create infectious tracks that resonate with their over 85,000 monthly Spotify listeners.  On their sophomore EP ‘Vacation,’ Foley…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Tolü Makay Chats New Single “Used To Be” and more!
    Rising R&B vocalist and songwriter, Tolü Makay has been recognized for her soulful anthems by fans across Ireland and by the 270k people who viewed her stunning cover of Saw Doctor’s classic “N17.” Her latest anthemic and emotive singles, “You Are Enough” and “Used To Be,” seek to uplift and relate with their powerful messages. …
  • EXCLUSIVE: Wesley Tucker Talks New Song “Weakness,” Upcoming EP and More
    Heartthrob singers are different, cause they truly connect with you through song, but also by staring into your soul with their piercing beautiful eyes. Wesley Tucker does exactly that, with his jamming songs that are deep, but fun. Each song you hear a different persona from Wesley and you’ll hear that on his upcoming EP.…
  • EXCLUSIVE: DROR Talks New Song “6 Feet Apart” and More
    We all know the phrase “social distancing” or “6 feet apart” by now thanks to the pandemic, but musician DROR made it into a love song titled “6 Feet Apart.” The catchy new tune will give a new meaning to the now famous phrase. We chatted with DROR about the new song and much more.…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Jake Hoot Talks New Duet With Kelly Clarkson, Debut EP and More
    Jake Hoot may stand 6’6”, but the Season 17 Champion of NBC’s “The Voice” is just as genuine and sweet natured as ever. Gearing up to release his debut EP on January 27 th with Danny Myrick at the helm, the 5-song EP features an all-star lineup of musicians and songwriters including Dean Sams, Myrick,…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Sarah Barrios Opens Up about her New EP and Single, “Happy”
    On the latest episode of our podcast, we chatted with Sarah Barrios.  Listeners were first introduced to Sarah Barrios’s unfaded honesty on her 2020 debut EP, “Letters I Never Sent.” Although the four track project chronicled the end of a relationship, it opened a pathway for Barrios to reflect on her behavior and sexuality.  Her…