SKOWT A Brand New Platform Connecting Unsigned Musicians To The Industry

SKOWT is a brilliant new venture that helps give recognition to unsigned musicians around the world. SKOWT helps connect unsigned artists with the biggest target markets most relevant to their needs – streaming music fans, event/media companies and A&R/Licensing Managers. The platform is highly interactive with artists from a wide range of genres represented. The platform is free to register on and provides for a much better and faster introduction of new music to fans – while at the same time creating a chart which quickly gives insight into the most listened to tracks, helping A&R/Licensing Managers as well as

Bitter Lake: “Frozen Landscapes” has both atmosphere as well as pummeling force

Ambient and Symphonic metal often run into walls of mundane sameness that conflict with intended results. No matter what could go wrong with these types music, one-man Scottish project, Bitter Lake, of does not fall victim to it. The composer reliably challenges the genres’ categorical parts to create something unique and as equally beautiful as it is noisy. And noisy it is, as Bitter Lake’s blend of the aforementioned genres is abrasive, aggressive and loud on the single “Frozen Landscapes”, which is taken from an upcoming album. The song construction and the use of classic black metal fare work well

Angel: “Hero” – all-embracing artistic approach

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Its Showtime with Billy Stark Stone & Rico Blythe!

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M3 El Famoso Leon drops “Dead Inside” (Prod. Vessels)

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Matt Westin: “Legacy” – the rising country star with a deep baritone

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Myja display a very specific amount of fearlessness

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Andrew Gerard: “Run Away With Me” – This album has much to offer listeners

Canadian singer, guitarist and songwriter Andrew Gerard was born in Ottawa, and grew up on Vancouver Island. He is also known as Gerard The Hypnotist from the TV series Mindfreak with Criss Angel. Departing from TV and the world of magic after a car accident he rediscovered music while recovering. Discovered by LA Producer Ran Pink who produced his “Two Birds” recording at Fonogenic Records in LA, Andrew has just released his brand new full-length album “Run Away With Me”. Two songs on the album – the titular track and “Miracles” was produced by Danny Craig, while “Shine” and “Rewind”

NOAH ARCHANGEL & THE BAND OF THE HAWK – “THE MASCHINE WARS: SONGS OF SOLOMON”

The Maschine Wars: Songs of Solomon is a journey more complex and original, yet more accessible than anything Noah Archangel & The Band of the Hawk may have released before it. The fact that it exists at all is testament to the projects perseverance, raw talent, and prophetic direction with which Noah Archangel, King Aka Yeaux Majesty, Ash Ra Aka Houey Freeman Fka Ashtonomics, P.ey3, Grynd Seazon, and Juskwam steer the good ship Band of the Hawk aka BOHUP, to the richest musical waters; plucking out those worth bringing along on their musical voyage and creating records greater than the

SMG: “KITCHEN” Featuring Snootie Wild is Hotter Than Hell!

A couple of months ago the Memphis rap collective Southern Minded Gangstaz a.k.a. SMG (Mac Steve, Mr. Foldgaz and Mac Chris) linked up with Snootie Wild for their latest release “Kitchen”. The track was produced by IGotchaBrotha who is known for his work with Rocko, Travis Porter, and Cyhi The Prynce.

The track is hotter than hell.Why? Because the beat, lyrics, style and flow are well above par; the track emphasizes the roles of the SMG members, while the appearance of Snootie Wild ignites the chemistry of the group, setting the whole production on fire!

If you’re looking for something crunk to play in your car, “Kitchen” is the one. This went above and beyond my expectations and it is worthy of multiple listens. You won’t be disappointed with this latest SMG release. I’ve only had it 24 hours but I’ve been listening pretty much non-stop!

“Kitchen” is the kind of single that states the purpose of SMG together with the IGotchaBrotha production that tears it up and shines a light on Snootie Wild too! This is rap that contains a real sense of strength, power and lyrical wit.

Keep in mind that “Kitchen” is delivered in 2 versions; the Radio Version and the Dirty Version.SMG andSnootie Wildmake a deadly combination that’ll have you listening to this for hours on end. Expect more from SMG as they set out to be an influential and powerful crew. The whole group has versatility and each has a great style. So start listening!

About Southern Minded Gangstaz a.k.a. SMG :

Different backgrounds, but the same hustle, brought together artists Mac Steve, Mr. Foldgaz andMac Chris, who form the group SMG. Fueled by setbacks and shortcomings, these young men have everything to lose, yet a lot to prove. SMG describes their music as versatile, well rounded and real. Each has a story to tell, and while they function effortlessly as a group, individually, their uniqueness shines through.

Definitely lyrical, undeniable “street”. Some would call them a legend in the making. Southern Minded Gangstaz a.k.a. SMG…. is the most prolific, productive, and creative rap click to hit the southern music scene, in the history of gangsta music. SMG has proven to be mufti-talented…not only are it’s’ members gifted lyricists, but they are accomplished producers and engineers. Although the group has not recorded, produced, or engineered any gold or platinum hits, its looks like they may very well be on their way. They have a host of independent artists they are working with, and are expanding that roster to include major label artists.

The group has taken their street knowledge, street hustle, and street dollars, to the boardroom.  These young rap entrepreneurs have acquired equity positions in their own record label, recording studio, CD Duplication Company, Graphic Arts/Imaging studio, Internet Radio Stations, and Website Design Company. So prepare yourself for an “Eargasm” of the best underground Southern Rap and Hardcore beats in Hip/Hop today!

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Instagram: SMG_4Life, SnootieWild

 

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