The album “Existence” from Progressive Rock adept Brady Arnold is a very special piece of work. It mixes a wide range of distinct sonic elements into a cauldron of forward-thinking music based on core essentials evolved from legendary rock eras from the past. To be honest, they don’t make records
Recording artist and entrepreneur Sharron Miller better known as Stuntman Ron represents his hometown Savannah, Georgia. Music is his first love, however, he also writes poetry, as well as screenplays. The artist is currently breaking into the scene with his brand new 2021 single, “Mayhem”, which is a mashup of
Ashley Marie I’m a new indie singer-songwriter from Las Vegas. She started writing and sharing songs since last year. Currently she has released 4 singles, with more to come. Ashely will soon be getting some serious credit as a songwriter. Her songs are beautifully written and composed. They take you
Isaiah Davis is a multi-talented recording artist from Charlotte, NC. His current catalog is a comprehensive and multifaceted set that captures the various sides of not only his artistry but his humanity. Each track has been carefully considered, and their disparateness is obvious. Davis also shows his varied choice in
Technology has become highly important in music, and continues to do so at a rapidly increasing rate. Has technology hurt or helped the field of music, specifically hip-hop? The first and most obvious way is through the introduction to digital music. With software such as Pro Tools, Logic, Cubase, Ableton
“Presuming that violence is a part of human nature and hence triggers an instinctive fascination in many humans that is beyond categories like good and evil, it can be stated that a large part of rap’s attraction is based on violence. Of all the different elements of rap narratives, violence
Urban Contemporary soul singer, Michael B. Sutton has been around the block and back in his lifetime, since coming out of Oakland, California. It would require a complete anthology to list all of his accolades, accomplishments and acquaintances. A seasoned professional with decades of experience, which includes a 7 year
Singer and rapper VAN, mixes rap, indie-pop, and other wonderful electronic styles into characteristically luscious, reserved, and heartfelt gems. Full of arrangements both nuanced and bombastic, as well as deeply distinctive vocals and melodies, his records showcase an exceptional formula. His latest outing, “Fake Love”, charts a substantially similar route.
Solomon Vaughn aka Boonie Mayfield is known to be artist, songwriter, performer, video producer, director and actor who has moved from pitching love to address deep societal issues, especially those that affect black people. On his latest 5-track EP, “Black Floyd Returns”, Boonie makes it easy to absorb his words
“Hypermode” is easily SC4Real’s magnum opus. He really poured his heart and soul into this project. This album really cements the rapper in the realm of great underground artists of the present. Although he is heavily influenced by legends, SC4Real is not the past. He is the here and now.
Calling the album, “Brutal Honesty” a classic, is a bold statement in today’s musical climate – in truth the new wave rap movement probably wouldn’t even be able to recognize a hip-hop classic anymore. The genre’s aesthetics have changed, the artist’s intrinsic values have evolved. However hip-hop’s core principles cannot
Atlanta, Georgia rapper, Shawty Boy knows how to bend hard-edged raps into supple, sugary melodic verses; he can flip from slow-burn lines and smooth grooves to energetic triumphs in just a few syllables, as he enlivens his latest EP, “I Really Rap 2” with his pivots between abrasive spits and
Andrew J. Stewart is a self-taught guitarist, drummer, pianist from South Jersey. The singer-songwriter has a solo project called ANDRUM that delivers a blend of influences which include metal, rock, jazz, rap, funk and others. A quick run through the project’s ever-growing catalog shows that ANDRUM opens on a hard
Marcellus Major, artistically known as CELLUS.PAPI is an indie artist and CEO of his own label known as Strictly Business Entertainment, where he manages artists worldwide. Out of North Carolina CELLUS.PAPI is creating a buzz with his latest single, “Figuring Less”. As addictive as the substances that he rhymes about,
New York-born Ronaldo Ca$h is a rapper, singer, and songwriter. Owner of the Ca$h Crew MGT brand and label, the Newburgh underground artist has been gaining a significant following, as well as stirring up interest from mainstream players. Ca$h, who grew up on Tupac and 50 cent, as well as
Founder of the multimedia production company Lucky 1s Media, Lola Menthol is multi-talented creative who is a passionate musician and film director. She has worked with many other creatives, both locally and internationally – on albums, festivals, and music videos, gaining almost 10 years of experience in the entertainment industry.
The song “Concrete” by Kayla Nettles encompasses not just a typical story of an imperfect and unbalanced relationship, but all the heart wrenching waves that sit beneath the seams. Driven by gently shimmering guitar, skittering hi-hats and subtly textured percussion, the track begins with a sensual vibe and progresses through