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

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