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  • EXCLUSIVE: Troy Zarba Talks Debut Single “4AM” and More
    If you’re familiar with social media and it’s new app TikTok, you’re most likely familiar with Troy Zarba. A former social media star turned musician is getting off to a good start with his new song “4AM.” With his sound being an al-pop genre, Zarba will easily become a new artist to listen to as…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Gunnar Gehl Chats New Music, Performing and More
    Rising musician Gunnar Gehl is back with music. After taking some time off this summer to focus on writing and enjoying life, Gehl just performed his first show since the start of the pandemic. His latest release, “She’s In My Head” came out in May 2021, the intimate fan show he performed where friends, family…
  • EXCLUSIVE: GAYLE Chats Label Debut “abcdefu”
    Featured Photo Credit: Luke Rogers Last time we talked with rising Nashville artist, GAYLE, she was fresh off the release of her R&B pop banger, “orange peel.” Since then, her bold and raw confessional style has caught the attention of Atlantic Records and launched her into the next phase of her musical career.  Her latest release…
  • EXCLUSIVE: BENNETT Talks New Single “Buzzed”
    Featured Photo Credit: Jimmy Fontaine Following her debut 2020 EP ‘Things I Never Said,’ as well as the EP’s highly streamed single “Give Me A Reason,” BENNETT is continuing to ride high with her new song “Buzzed.” The track blends pop, soul, and witty lyrics like “Tears in Benzes, buzz like lightyears” to brew up…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Orla Gartland Chats Debut Album ‘Woman on the Internet’
    Featured Photo Credit: Karina Barberis Six years after Dublin-born singer-songwriter/producer, Orla Gartland first introduced her unique brand of lyrical candor, she is back with her long-awaited debut album ‘Woman on the Internet’ via her own label New Friends. An ode to what Gartland has dubbed “the chaos of my 20s,” the 11 track project tackles …
  • EXCLUSIVE: Michael Cimino Talk “Cigarettes and Incense,” “Love, Victor” Soundtrack and More
    Featured Photo Credit: Shane Steele, Photo Credit in Article: Will Heffernan If you watched the hit Hulu show, Love, Victor, then you most likely know the lead, Michael Cimino. After the first two seasons being such a success, Cimino has started his music career. So far, he’s released three songs, each song showing his emotions…
  • EXCLUSIVE: A Flock of Seagulls Talk Reimagining Hits For New Album ‘String Theory’
    In 1982, while tracks like Duran Duran’s “Hungry Like A Wolf” and Michael McDonald’s “I Keep Forgettin’” were climbing the charts, little known UK band, A Flock of Seagulls flew onto the scene with their hit single “I Ran (So Far Away).”  39 years and many hit songs later, the 4 original band members, Mike…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Josh Beauchamp Chats Now United, “Love, Love, Love. A Musical” and More
    After chatting with Now United member Noah Urrea, we were interested in chatting with more members from the 18 member band. Josh Beauchamp is the Canadian member of the group. Similar to Urrea, he got started in the dance/music scene at a young age and since has found his way into the spotlight with Now…
  • EXCLUSIVE: GUS Chats New Single “LIES”
    Since the age of 13, GUS has been capturing universal coming of age moments through song. Over the years, he has worked to define the sound behind those messages with the help of Ryan Worsley (Dear Rouge, Nuella Charles, Mathew V), Joel Stouffer the drummer of Dragonette, and Rob Wells (Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Backstreet…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Stephen Kramer Glickman Talks Single “Crazy” and Debut Cover Album
    Featured Photo Credit: Orion Bustamante If you’ve scrolled through TikTok recently, you may have heard a melancholic rendition of Gnarls Barkley’s “Crazy” flooding your FYP. What you may not have realized was that the voice behind this viral sound was none other than Stephen Kramer Glickman, known by millennials as Gustavo Rocque, the band’s producer…
  • EXCLUSIVE: ROSIE Talks New Single “Sad Sad Sad” and Upcoming Debut EP
    In 2020, rising singer-songwriter ROSIE released her viral hit “Never The 1.” The track was not only an introduction to her authentic and transparent writing but set her off on a journey of healing and growth.  That exploration produced breakup anthems like “To Get Over You” and  introspective ballads like “Sad Sad Sad.”  This reflection…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Zach Hood Talks Label Debut “Pink Ferrari”
    Growing up in Alabama, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Zach Hood always dreamed of releasing original music.  In middle school, he started to share his talents on Instagram, sharing covers with his growing followers. However, it wasn’t until he posted a snippet of an original pop song to TikTok that those dreams became reality.  Now the…
  • EXCLUSIVE: John Holiday Talks “Alive In Me” and Long-Awaited EP
    Featured Photo Credit: Shervin Lainez On Season 19 of The Voice, John Holiday blew the judges away with his cover of Johnny Mathis’s “Misty.” His powerful vocals, which turned every chair and earned him a spot on John Legend’s team, were not only a mark of pure talent, but years of opera training.  Holiday continues…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Noah Urrea Talks Now United, Getting Started in Music and More
    A global band, literally consisting of members from different countries in the world. Now United consists of 18 members from 18 different countries. Their anthemic dance music that brings you a certain type of happiness and joy is the type of medicine the world needs. Whether it’s their feel good “Beautiful Life” song or their…
  • EXCLUSIVE: will hyde Opens Up About Coming-Of-Age Single “boy.”
    Featured Photo Credit: Jade Florence “Maturing and growing up can be scary but embracing the human you are becoming makes it a lot easier to be at peace with,” says artist will hyde. This deep and raw sentiment is captured in hyde’s new coming-of-age single “boy.”  Amidst plucky guitar, hyde questions his younger self, “if…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Johnny Orlando Talks “Daydream,” TikTok, Debut Album and More
    Rising musician Johnny Orlando is back with his new bop, and for sure you new jam, “Daydream.” The song has an 80’s vibe with a modern beat to it. The charming vocals of Orlando blends well with the infectious ear worm beat, which will make you feel care-free during this last month of summer while…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Aidan Bissett Talks Signing With Capitol Records, “So High” and More
    Born in Florida, Aidan Bissett was raised on classic rock bands like Led Zeppelin and AC/DC. He moved to Oregon with his family when he was five and started playing electric guitar in second grade. By the time his family moved back to Florida, he was a teen. Enamored with indie rock, he began teaching himself to…
  • EXCLUSIVE: That Band Honey Talks Band Name, “Talk Like That” and More
    That Band Honey will sound sweet and refreshing to your hears when you listen to their new single “Talk Like That.” Their new single brings a new summer feel to road trips and we chatted with members Booboo and Davin about their new single and much more! How did you two meet first of all?…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Kentö Talks New Single “Silhouette”
    Featured Photo Credit: The Vtmns Throughout his childhood, singer, songwriter and producer Kentö was introduced to all types of music. After years of discovery and a pop/punk project, he started to define what he sounds like.  Over almost a decade, Kentö has been uncovering more of himself. As a member of the LGBTQI+ community, an…
  • EXCLUSIVE: Sevryn Talks Debut Single “I’m Alright,” Artist Name and More
    If you’re big into the pop/punk music scene right now, then you should listen to Sevryn’s (Christian Plourde) debut single “I’m Alright,” a punk pop song going through an emotional rollercoaster showing us his vulnerable side to love and relationships. His new song is the perfect intro to his music career and we got to…