Forgotten Sons “Angst and Apathy” EP Review

Hailing from The Shetland Isles, Scotland, Forgotten Sons, have released their latest collection of music, an EP titled “Angst and Apathy.” The rockers start off this EP in ballad form with a beautifully played piano, accompanied by strings on the introduction song “Tiden Leger Alle Sar.” Forgotten Sons then descend into their regular punk rock fashion on “Time Heals All.” The next track picks up … Continue reading Forgotten Sons “Angst and Apathy” EP Review

Tom West Releases “Emiko” | Sets Off on Tour on Oct 12th

Tom West begins his new song “Emiko” with a slow acoustic guitar strum. The vocals come in on the track and immediately hook the listener. Tom West sings about “living a lie” and being in “trouble.” The singer-songwriter, based in Australia, dives into the topics of love and heartbreak on “Emiko.” He sings beautifully about trying to build a relationship back together but not being … Continue reading Tom West Releases “Emiko” | Sets Off on Tour on Oct 12th

If You Love Acoustic Folk Music, You’ll Love John Burnette

We listen to dozens of artists a day, hundreds a week, and John Burnette is an artist that has truly stood out to us. His song “N.Y.C. Babe” still sits near the top of our Chill Mood Spotify playlist since it was added in June. We know all of the words and it just doesn’t get old. Another song off of the very same record … Continue reading If You Love Acoustic Folk Music, You’ll Love John Burnette

Mylo Choy Releases Brilliant 3 Song EP “Night Is Like The Ocean”

Mylo Choy is an artist from Brooklyn, New York who deserves your attention. They just released their EP “Night Is Like The Ocean” on September 20th, 2019 which features a 3 brilliant songs including “All The Sun.” The song is about the highs and lows of living in New York City. The lyrics dive deep into Mylo’s personal experience and emotions “Patience is the basis … Continue reading Mylo Choy Releases Brilliant 3 Song EP “Night Is Like The Ocean”

Judy Blank’s Acoustic Folk Ballad “1995” is Irresistible

Dutch artist Judy Blank brings us “1995”, a gorgeous folk ballad that is impossible to ignore. The song is captivating with all it’s moving parts. A simple acoustic guitar picks at the beginning of the song setting up a solid foundation for Blank’s stunning voice. Judy Blank’s angelic voice follows the chords with a melodic lead vocal that captures the ears and hearts of the … Continue reading Judy Blank’s Acoustic Folk Ballad “1995” is Irresistible

Introducing Rocky Bottom’s “Mr. Nothing”

“Mr. Nothing” is a soul wrenching song by Rocky Bottom that plays with your heart strings. It’s a little sad and the lyrics can be heart breaking but it comes together beautifully due to it’s wonderful melody! “Mr. Nothing”  makes me ponder about my  life as I listen to it. This song makes me think about how much of an affect you can have on … Continue reading Introducing Rocky Bottom’s “Mr. Nothing”

Derek Ted Releases New Music Video “L U C K Y” To Tease His Upcoming East Coast Tour

DIY indie-folk artist Derek Ted recently released an aesthetically tantalizing lo-fi music video for his song “L U C K Y” off of his new EP “Better Spirit”. You might remember Derek from an RTP article published earlier this year covering his video for “Sew Me Up” off of the same EP. “Better Spirit” has since been seeing a swift increase in popularity on multiple … Continue reading Derek Ted Releases New Music Video “L U C K Y” To Tease His Upcoming East Coast Tour

Long Island Band, The Influencers, Spiral Deep with 4th Single of the Year “Lightning”

The Influencers are a new band from Long Island, NY. The sound of their music definitely fits into the Long Island music scene, sometimes referred to as Strong Island, which we believe to be one of the strongest music scenes in Northern America. Their latest song “Lightning” is acoustic driven with an underlying feel of pop punk inspiration. Musically is is brilliant, traveling to unique … Continue reading Long Island Band, The Influencers, Spiral Deep with 4th Single of the Year “Lightning”

Owen-Glass Sings about God & The Devil in “Devil Don’t Mind”

“I wrote this song while grappling with the idea of moral relativism. You know, this idea that right and wrong are subjective and depend on a person’s culture, religion, values, etc. So I drilled down to the age-old struggle of good vs. evil—God vs. the Devil—and played around with that. We actually made this live video in an old abandoned church building from the 1800s, … Continue reading Owen-Glass Sings about God & The Devil in “Devil Don’t Mind”

Steven Bowers Releases Poetically Brilliant New Single “Future Ghosts”

“Apologies if I don’t show up for the eulogy Even when you’re standing next to me I can’t help but think how it ends I love you more than anyone should love anything” (lyrics from Future Ghosts) Steven Bowers is out with a folky new song “Future Ghosts” featuring Canadian artist JAYA. The song starts off with an acoustic guitar and a tender lead vocal … Continue reading Steven Bowers Releases Poetically Brilliant New Single “Future Ghosts”