Ramirez Coiva – “I’m Walking Away” shines in the way the guitar and string arrangements are so well put together

Ramirez Coiva regards himself as a Citizen of the World, who has been writing and making music since 2000. His single “I’m Walking Away” was written and recorded in Istanbul (Turkey), a couple of years ago. The song is a hybrid between the alternative rock guitar sound of the past and a look toward a more modern, sleeker pop sound. One thing is clear on this track, there are very few people that can match Ramirez Coiva’s all-embracing songwriting talent. Regardless of style, whether it’s heavy guitars or strings, keyboards and drums, a great song is a great song, and

“Time” – The new single and video release by APKLYPZ

“Time” in the world of APKLYPZ is the unknown march into darkness. The trippy mind-bending perceptions of infinity. The psychedelic wanderings of a consciousness loose in the cosmos. The groove between space and time, the analog and the digital, reality and illusion.  Audiovisual artist APKLYPZ combines dense dreamy trip-hop and psychedelic visuals to create a cinematic experience called a “form of escapism” by Electro Wow. Every APKLYPZ production is a vivid world of expression and “…an enthralling and emotive listen which is accompanied by a spellbinding video”. Seasoned by decades as a bass auteur and years as a globetrotting

“KETAMER” – Doc Ketamer is absolutely at the top of his game

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International Independent Entertainer, Cips is preparing his latest album and tour!

Cips, pronounced (Sip’s) is an international independent entertainer who has done various showcases and has toured multiple times across Canada and United States. Cips has currently accomplished three Canadian tours and two American tours so far. Performing in various major cities across Canada and United States such as Vancouver, Toronto, New York, Miami, Houston, Detroit, Chicago, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, etc. Cips has also worked alongside various artists in the music Industry such as Sayzee, Big Trill, Merkules, Stitches, and many more. His latest project titled ‘Codeine Cowboyz’ was completely created, mixed and mastered in Miami, FL, produced by Supply & Demand,

THE BRKN releases “The Motions” from their upcoming debut EP titled “No. 3”

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Moonie Music Releases “Good Vibes” From The Album “Carolina Kid”

An unequivocal depiction of truly operating in the assurance and faith of purpose. We say it’s the spirit that comes from the Most High, others may call it a good vibe! Moonie Music, who previously starred in the “Man Up” movie as Brian co-starring alongside Lecrae. He also worked alongside KB, Trip Lee and Reach records while on the Man Up tour. He has music featuring Sho Baraka in the Christian arena and music featuring Da Baby and Renni Rucci in the secular arena. His new album “Carolina Kid” is a ministry album and was released 11/18/2019. He has re-dedicated


Project Grand Slam, the acclaimed band led by celebrated bassist/composer Robert Miller, has re-released their single “Get Out!”, Miller’s anti-Trump political protest song. Like many Americans, Miller has been profoundly upset by so much that the president has said and done. In response, he wrote “Get Out!”, which does not mention Trump by name but nevertheless contains a clear message. Says Miller, “I wrote the song last fall in response to all the insanity of this Administration, which I thought at the time couldn’t get any worse. But with the ongoing impeachment inquiry the song is even more relevant today”,

Trey Connor to Release Single “Heavy To Hold”

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Butta B-Rocka Releases Uplifting & Emotional Single ‘Promise Land’

On Tuesday November, 26th– Butta B-Rocka returns with an uplifting, groovy, and powerful folk/world music single ‘Promise Land’. The melancholic single features a modern, melodic beat, powerful instrumentation, and an angelic vocal performance by Butta B-Rocka. From the beginning, you are able to hear the African influence in the music. Moreover, the single spotlights the artist’s vocal abilities and her angelic tone. Undoubtedly, the single has the ability to grasp any audience as it contains a unique style and sound that gives the track a feel-good identity. The powerful message and instrumentation of the single will take the listener into

BWH Music Group Releases ‘On Peace Street, Vol. One,’ by Various Artists’

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Polite Fiction: “Portrait” Spunky Guitar And dance Rhythms!

Travis has been creating original and cover music for over 6 years, and previously had two self-produced acoustic albums to his name as well, but his latest EP was his first foray into professional producing. The sound achieved with his techniques, given that he recorded over 90% of the album from his bedroom, is nothing short of astounding. The intricate rhythm work involved in the bass guitar and drums, in particular, are very impressive.

Travis plans to follow up the “Portrait” EP with an LP that he says will be more, “based in synth and electronic undertones, rather than mostly on guitar.” While he states he’s definitely not abandoning the guitar, he wants to keep focused on up-beat, dance-infused tunes and put out his new full-length album in late 2014.

I’ve been listening to this Ep on repeat over and over again for a few days. “Portrait,” bumps its funky, fun way along from beginning to end. The guitar lines grind and growl, especially in “Arrow” and “Carry On (We’ll be Here When You Get Back)” There’s also a hint of early-80s electro on some of the tunes, which adds a hypnotic flavor. “Come A Little Closer” features a mean back-beat, instead of the usual dance-4/4 beat, and the production on the song is also fantastic.

The drums and basslines, are cracking on every song, and Travis’ vocals flow through the arrangements with amazing ease. Coming in at just under a trim 20 minutes, Polite Fiction has unleashed a lean 5 song Ep where each track is perfect and immaculately produced. From the straight up drum sequences of the opening song, to the heavy and funky string riffs out of “Quiet, Quiet” this comes across as a studied album, striking a balance between old school funky disco rhythms, alternative-rock guitar hooks, and modern-day dance electronica.

“Portrait” has a touch of class, it’s so refreshing, and has that modern feel with the subtle tang of those delicious 80’s guitar licks, the cool, crystal-clear, full-ranging vocals with smooth basslines and drum beats to match. I would say that this Ep is ‘different’ which is exactly what music today needs, the whole Ep is basically a positive message, demonstrating how effectively today, music is made on laptops in bedrooms, and not in over-expensive professional studios.

Whilst there is the risk that music produced this way may appear to lack the heart and soul of real live collaboration in a studio ambient. Polite Fiction has put enough soul into “Portrait” to thoroughly compensate. Every track feels so heartfelt; you can almost hear the effort that went into producing them.

All in all this is an astounding album which can be enjoyed by all music fans alike. The Ep has a strong emotive quality; it has such charm, and a quirky fun, music loving vibe that you will not be able to sit still when playing this. Moreover it’s uplifting, it’s moving, it’s joyful and somehow life affirming, this album will really chill you out, I couldn’t recommend it more.

Regardless of your musical tastes, give “Portrait” a try. Just be prepared to be hypnotized by Polite Fiction and Travis’ performances and arrangements on this Ep.

***Everything you hear on “Portrait” was written, performed, and recorded right here in Travis’ bedroom by himself, with a few small exceptions here and there, while Mixing was done by Blake Eiseman of BinkSound – binksound.com  and Mastering by Colin Leonard of SING Mastering – singmastering.com 



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