National Indie Radio is Open For Song Submissions

National Indie Radio (WNIR) is an award winning, dynamic online radio station that spins top quality music by unsigned artists on shows where their music can be heard alongside major label artists! WNIR airs on multiple platforms to reach unlimited listeners. In addition to WNIR’s website, the station has popular Apps on iTunes and Android with free App downloads making it easy for anyone to listen to WNIR anywhere and anytime. WNIR currently plays 24/7/365 with 6 regularly scheduled programs including: Pop Musik, HerStory, Rap Around, Refugees of Rock, Roots & Wings and The Country Club.  Between our regularly scheduled

JChampion – Menace League is coming!

Jeron Benito Champagne JR also known as JChampion is an aspiring American rap/ Hip-Hop artist who holds immense passion for music and everything that comes along with it. JChampion was born in a Gainesville, TX prison to a Black American father and a Puerto Rican/Brazilian mother. Growing up, Jchampion had to face a fair share of hardships and struggles in his life which in a manner motivated and inspired him to pursue his passion for music and ultimately led him to tail a career as a Rap artist. Jchampion always had a mindset of an impeccable artist and was geared

Conscious Rapper Apex aka Levi delivers “The Elevation Clause”

Culture is the best way for self-expression to cultivate if used in the right manner. In this techno savvy era, the authenticity of culture is somewhere getting lost, for everyone wants to join the rat race. One best way to pass this important message to the mass is through music, especially hip hop and rap. This art form has already been used as the platform to speak out loud about the different things taking place in the society. The umbrella term hip hop has a significant part known as conscious rapping performed by rappers who deliver social awareness message to

WATCH VIDEO: “Israeli’s Netta, the 2018 EuroVision Winner Jacked My Chicken Dab Style” – Claims‎ Nigerian Swiss Based Artist NazB

Nigerian Swiss Based Artist Naz B has reacted to the recent victory of Israeli Netta at the 2018 Eurovision song contest with the song “Toy” which was allegedly written and composed by Doron Medalie and Stav Beger.  The West African rapper claimed that the Chicken Dab Style which influenced Netta’s win was his trademark chicken dance moves that attracted overwhelming votes for her with her pink-haired backing singers and dancers. Thousands of people from all over the world enjoyed the spectacular live shows at Lisbon’s Altice Arena last week, with over 200 million viewers tuning in on television as it

NEWS FROM HNA MUSIC NEW RELEASE “DJ” PDS NOW AVAILABLE

The dance pop song, DJ, on the EP entitled DJ is full of excitement and delight! An upbeat, feel-good song to dance to, exercise to or merely listen to as you’re driving local or on a road trip needing a few tracks to keep you engaged, three tracks thumpin. The ecstatic track sure to make you smile while you’re moving to the beat. An upbeat, feel-good song and with an actual story behind it. The song about young women who loves music and DJ who’s delivering it a shared interest soon a relationship; music DJ, and love. The story and

Seattle legend Ian Crawford releases his debut album “Grand Wheel”

Grand Wheel, Ian Crawford’s debut album, was released on April 1st, 2018. This album, years in the making, proves worth the wait. Each track feels like an adventure, part of the larger picture that is the album. Grand Wheel flows effortlessly between songs, masterfully transitioning between both songs and stylings. Ian Crawford is a Washington native, who has played with a number of artists throughout the years since he began playing music in adolescence. Prior to releasing Grand Wheel, he released No Contest (2016) with his band The Contestants. Twitter / Instagram / Spotify / iTunes

Dunja World: “One” – warm instrumentation and a finely tuned arrangement

Dunja World is a classically trained pianist, singer-songwriter now residing in New York. As a survivor of Civil War in 1999, Dunja came to the US with no friends or family, and has since used her talent to compose music for film, television, and commercials. She has performed at prestigious venues, including the White House, and has worked with well-known film directors and music producers. Dunja worked with One Foundation to create her current release – “One” – a simple, yet affecting, song with a message of peace, that could be easily translated and sung by a wide range of

Trae Morris: “The Door” maintains a build-up with veteran techniques

Born in Mississippi and raised in Fayetteville, North Carolina Trae Morris is an independent R&B artist who launched his career in 2014 when he signed with vHIZions Management for artist development; shortly thereafter, he would co-write and release his debut single “Deeper.” After relocating to Atlanta in 2015, Morris aligned with the JP Agency. This would connect Morris with the trio known as Those Guys Music, comprised of singer/songwriters Amore Jones, Steven Ashley, and Grammy Award winning producer and engineer Jeremiah Adkins. In the fall of 2016, Those Guys Music produced the summertime track “End the Night”, written by Dee

Kilo M.O.E’s Rambo Video Delivers On Its Long Awaited Build Up

After Going Almost 3 years without a visual Kilo M.O.E finally delivers the goods with a dual punch from his latest Single Rambo. As the first official preview of the Shoot- Which Also Featured M.O.E’s Debut Single to the Feddy Andretti project ‘Braggin’ produced by Twanbeatmaker, Kilo M.O.E’s “Go To” for Production. “I am The Sh**; And ain nobody out here like us”, M.O.E Taunts as He flexes his muscle in the South Florida Back drop. The track’s accompanying music video sees Kilo M.O.E Spitting his bars by himself in various locations where he coincidentally started his rapidly growing Record Label O.M.G

The Upper Tunist to release self-titled new album!

Jason Hunter is a driven producer, artist and musician with a stunning sonic vision. He makes music as “The Upper Tunist”, and he is about to release a solid brand new album by the same name. This project was a huge labor of love and passion for Jason, who spent a lot of time and all of his hard-earned money trying to produce the best possible music. His creativity went so far that he even invented his own, genre, MIXTAPE music! With this cool genre idea, it’s really hard to predict exactly what the next song will sound like, because

“Mineral Rave” – BASSEAH has mastered the art of his genre

BASSEAH (Deniz B. Turan) is an alumni of the Berklee College of Music in Boston with a focus on composing and producing interactive music for video games, and is originally from Istanbul, Turkey. His artistic emphasis is on rich soundscapes and distinct harmonic tendencies influenced by dramatic classical/film/video game music, brought together in spectacular live performances involving custom psychedelic art visuals he mixes live simultaneously.

Listening to a BASSEAH single, album, or EP in this case, truly becomes more of an experience and less an act of just listening; the variety and amount of layered sounds is wonderfully engrossing even when not under the influence. One of the more immediately noticeable aspects of “Mineral Rave” is the emphasis on the bass lines; the entire recording is driven by the varying bass line thumps and growls.

This provides heft and even more of an inclination for the listener to dance or just let go. The opening moments of “Goethite Glitch-up” are prime examples of this, with the track’s layered claps and psychedelic synth repetition complimenting this emphasis on bass perfectly and adding a sense of urgency to the proceedings.

There’s something ineffable about the music, something enigmatic that makes for a fantastic experience. And while his virtuosic grasp of the art of visual entertainment says wonders about his dedication to his music, it also can risk reflecting a bit negatively on recordings without the live setting.

Let’s face it – getting the full effect of BASSEAH’s music is more difficult in less euphoric circumstances. However the way his music is structured, makes sure it never feels out of place in the context of daily listening. And even a 9 minute complex arrangement like “Hail Dance” never feels like it is overstaying its welcome.

BASSEAH has mastered the art of his genre which incorporates diverse styles, leaving many psychedelic artists in the dust with his complex rhythms, intense production, or the harshness of the bass breaking over the top.

This is thoroughly exhibited on the thumping “Surfing Crystals”. This music is certainly not for everybody as most would probably find it a little weird, maybe too busy, or out there, but there are hints of melody, especially on “Goethite”,  which will keep first time listeners interested too. It is an intense recording at times with peaks and valleys and much in between.

The music on “Mineral Rave” is definitely a long way away from mainstream music. But it is an EP that conveys a sense of wonder about the world and around us. It is meant to be listened to and not just as background music, maybe late at night with a high quality sound system, so you can blow your mind.

Complexity abounds and I can only imagine the many colorful blocks making up the Ableton Live arrangements. By the time you get to the end of the EP, your consciousness will have been pulled through a maze your imagination has created in response to the music.

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