Author: Melanie Gomez

James Adkins Releases “Don’t Say Goodbye”

James Adkins is a talented artist in the world of folk, blues, and Americana, and what we love about him is that he stays true to himself. After touring with Big Virginia Sky, being part of Katie Rogers’ band who opened for The Band Perry, and opening for Taylor Hicks, James is still the same genuine and down-to-earth person that he has always been. After completing some major accomplishments, James is now releasing his new album, Brokedown Free Man Blues.

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Arthur Fowler Releases “Disappearing”

Written by: Melanie Gomez Arthur Fowler is an alternative acid folk singer, songwriter, and producer who recently released “Disappearing” off of his second album, Here I Am Again, following up from his 2014 release, What Keeps Me Going. The album consists of five original songs explaining the exploration of his life. He was even lucky enough to record Here I Am Again in both Chicago an Tokyo. What caught our attention while listening to his latest single off the album, “Disappearing”, was the tasteful guitar playing and solos. Arthur is basically like a tone downed Santana in this track....

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The Jay Clark Band Releases “Turning It Up”

Written by: Melanie Gomez The Jay Clark Band is a southern rock group from Dayton, Ohio consisting of Jay Clark, Rob Carlson, Dwayne Russell, and Coby Utterback. Growing up in Ohio, Jay would play in a bunch of cover bands in and after college. He then decided to put down the mic to get a “real job” in order to support his family. But deep down, his love for music was still always there. Jay eventually began writing his own songs and putting acoustic versions of his songs on Facebook. After Jay starting getting positive feedback on his music...

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Talia Covers “Bastards Of Young” by The Replacements

Talia is a French grunge rock group consisting of Alice Thomas (bass), Nicolas Costa (guitar/vocals), and Hervé Goardou (drums). Since releasing their latest album Thugs They Look like Angels in 2015, the band needed a bit a change. Rather than have an original track, Talia shared with the world their new cover of the song “Bastards of Young” by The Replacements. Although Talia wanted to stay true to the original’s energetic beat, they put a twist on the vocals making the song a lot grungier, due to Nicolas’ voice naturally having an edgier vibe to it. But seriously, we’re...

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Free Willy Releases ’ Remember the Alamo’

Written by: Melanie Gomez Free Willy (W.B.Jones) is a singer from Texas who loves to play heart-warming acoustic/vocal mixes of original Bluegrass crossover and Americana selections. After writing songs for years, Jones wanted to take his skills to the next level by recording his music and sharing it with the world. Making his music, he had a vision to create what he calls the “Free Willy Sound” which involves the lead instruments playing “over top of each other” on the breaks, rather than having the instruments “take turns”, and to inject lead breaks throughout the songs, including during the...

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Lucy Monciel & Shahed Mohseni Zonoozi Release “Destiny”

Written by: Melanie Gomez Lucy Monciel & Shahed Mohseni Zonoozi are artists whose style ranges from what they call world fusion electronic to contemporary classic. With their latest track “Destiny”, the interesting mix of those two genres is revealed. Literally, this song is unlike anything we’ve heard before. Between Shahed’s electronic beats and Lucy’s classical opera vocals along with her Duduk solos (an Armenian instrument), “Destiny” is a unique masterpiece. “Destiny” was performed for the first time during the Bringing Love show by InterContinental Concerts. Shahed (founder and producer of InterContinental Concerts) is an award winning producer with a...

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DISCOVER: Silhouette Rising, Sarah Ragsdale, and MaWayy

Written by: Melanie Gomez Today we have three artists to share with you! Silhouette Rising, Sarah Ragsdale, and MaWayy. Silhouette Rising is an uplifting pop rock band who thrive on the passion for life and its infinite possibilities has always been apparent in the songs. Frontman, songwriter, and creative firebrand Cameron Liberatore, suffered terrible injuries in a car accident in 2014. Although he’s on the road to recovery, he won’t be performing any time soon. Due to that, the band created the Happiness III project, which is an album of tracks built from Liberatore’s musical ideas, and one that...

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Michael P Cullen & the Soul Searchers Release “Black Coffee and Cigarettes”

Written by: Melanie Gomez Michael P Cullen & the Soul Searchers is an alternative rock band from Sydney, Australia that consists of Michael P Cullen (vocals. Guitar), Tim Powles (drums, percussion, vocals), Andy Sharpe (bass), James Harland-Wright (guitar), and Craig Wilson (keyboards, vocals). With their newest and third singe, “Black Coffee and Cigarettes”, from their forthcoming Live at Lazybones EP, the track gives off an alt country, classic rock, and punk western feel. Unlike the original version of the song that’s featured on Michael P Cullen’s album True Believer, this one was recorded live in Sydney with the Soul...

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