Danny Schmidt Releases “Last Man Standing” to Tease Upcoming LP & SXSW Performance

Danny Schmidt’s new song “Last Man Standing” is musically compelling and lyrically stunning. This talented songwriter is a great storyteller in his songs, both through music and lyrical content. “Last Man Standing” is a mellow sounding song that has an “anything goes” vibe to it. The song combines elements of folk, blues, country and Americana music to create a sound that brings listeners back to … Continue reading Danny Schmidt Releases “Last Man Standing” to Tease Upcoming LP & SXSW Performance

Sing Along to Ottawa’s Newest Release “No More Love Songs”

Indie rock band Ottawa’s newest release, “No More Love Songs,” is a song that will have you bobbing your head all the the way through. Crisp sliding vocals and a transparent overdrive on the guitars lay the melodic foundation for this song. The verses build texture starting off with a driven bass and drum line, then guitars are added building up to an explosive chorus. … Continue reading Sing Along to Ottawa’s Newest Release “No More Love Songs”

“Swamp” Blends a Classic Sound with Modern Innovation

Grab a few friends, roll the windows down, turn the volume up, and go for a drive. That’s the best way to listen to “Swamp” by Grandpa Grew Trees, off of this Memphis-based band’s new self-titled album. The song quickly progresses from a classic smooth indie sound to 60’s psychedelic rock with a modern twist. With the infusion of atmospheric bubbling and a synth that … Continue reading “Swamp” Blends a Classic Sound with Modern Innovation

Artist of the Day: Lenny Zenith, An Out Rock N’ Roll Superstar with a Record that will Blow Your Mind

Politically charged music is a very valuable thing in society. Good lyrics combined with the right sounding music can convey a message that someone may not be able to understand even from speaking face to face. Music is a powerful thing. Lenny Zenith is a rock n’ roller with an old school punk vibe to his music who writes socially political lyrics in great songs. … Continue reading Artist of the Day: Lenny Zenith, An Out Rock N’ Roll Superstar with a Record that will Blow Your Mind