GRAMMY AWARD WINNING COMPOSER
FEMKE RELEASES HER NEW SINGLE “4 LETTER WORDS”
LISTEN TO “FOUR LETTER WORDS” HERE
Nashville’s Femke has released her latest single “4 Letter Words” via her label LV Music.
A native of the Netherlands and a current resident of Nashville, Femke Weidema who releases music as Femke, wears a lot of creative hats. She is a songwriter, a composer, a producer, an artist and a label president. She has won the ASCAP Harold Adamson award, studied with Lin Manual Miranda for a short summer at Chicago’s Northwestern University with the Johnny Mercer Foundation, worked for Richard Gibbs and Don Grusin while also working at Hans Zimmer’s Prestigious Remote Control studios in Los Angeles, and is the recipient of a Latin Grammy. As a musician she sang with Blink 182’s Mark Hoppus on the soundtrack for Fired Up, played accordion on several indie movies, played guitar … Read the rest
ZAYDE WØLF RELEASES HIS INNER “GLADIATOR”
LISTEN TO “GLADIATOR” HERE
Right on time for the Super Bowl, Nashville’s ZAYDE WØLF, releases the larger than life anthem, “Gladiator.” Dustin Burnett, the Grammy nominated, chart topping mastermind behind ZAYDE WØLF, says it’s the sound of his inner, “unhinged, grungy teenager.”
Zayde WØLF has built a reputation among fans for making music that inspires and motivates. In fact, if you’re any kind of sports fan, there’s more than just a chance you’ve heard a ZAYDE WØLF song before, during, or after any or all of these national pro club games: NCAA, NFL, NBA, NHL and the Olympics. His music empowers die hard followers to amass millions of streams and video views.
A few examples of fans’ reactions to the music are as follows: “kept me sane during #HurricaneIrma thanks to my trusty (not stupid to still have) #ipod”(@AwesomeBarnhart), and that, … Read the rest
THE MOWGLI’S RELEASE
“REAL GOOD LIFE”
+ NATIONWIDE TOUR
LISTEN TO “REAL GOOD LIFE” HERE
Southern California’s The Mowgli’s have decided to start the year on a positive note, putting out a fist-pumping, unabashed celebration of existence with “Real Good LIfe.” In this strange socio-political climate where it is almost impossible not to be aghast at daily events, The Mowgli’s are offering up some relief and an opportunity to look at the world through a glass much more than half full.
Formed in 2010 by the coalescing of a Venice music collective, The Mowgli’s began as a 10+ member group playing house parties and warehouse gatherings. The release of their first major-label LP Waiting For The Dawn in 2013 saw immediate success with the hit single “San Francisco.” The record – which focused on the joy of bringing people together – immediately connected in a cynical world. The band quickly … Read the rest
RYAN INNES RELEASES “I NEED A LOVER” SINGLE +
ANNOUNCES HIS DEBUT ALBUM
THE INBETWEEN OUT 3/23
LISTEN TO “I NEED A LOVER” HERE
Salt Lake City native Ryan Innes, and alumni of NBC’s The Voice is excited to announce the release of his debut full length album –THE INBETWEEN- due out on March 23. The soulful and groove-filled first single “I Need a Lover” is out now worldwide. THE INBETWEEN is available for pre-order via Pledgemusic HERE.
Innes has been involved in and around music his entire life. He is a classically trained pianist who grew up singing in the Phoenix Boys Choir, and in local church groups. Although he enjoyed performing in these settings, the traditional and classical music didn’t quite connect with him on an emotional level. It wasn’t until he was introduced to R&B that Innes began a deep and personal involvement with music … Read the rest
STAL MAKES A POWERFUL STATEMENT ON RELATIONSHIPS
IN OUR MODERN WORLD
WITH THE RELEASE OF
LISTEN TO “THE CRIME” HERE
The Parisien band STAL, who now call Los Angeles home are continuing their artistic metamorphosis with the release of “The Crime.”
“The Crime” is off the forthcoming EP Fresh Blood produced by Eric Palmquist (Night Riots, Bad Suns, Mutemath) out this spring, The EP’s title track, released this past fall was praised as “ an energetic anthem likening their sexual energy to their lust for art,” by the Burning Ear. EQ Music praised “Fresh Blood” as a song “awash with uplifting, synths, full-on effervescent, attitude and pop-culture inspired lyrics. Both the catchy melody and eloquent, alluring lyrics have a tendency, to stick in the mind. The song is a definite crowd pleaser and, is styled with a sound of heartwarming pep and, verve. It … Read the rest
JACK MOSBACHER IS
“READY FOR SOMETHING GOOD” WITH HIS SOULFUL AND ENERGETIC NEW SINGLE
LISTEN TO “READY FOR SOMETHING GOOD” HERE
San Francisco’s Jack Mosbacher is starting the year off with a blast of positive energy, releasing the retro soul inspired song “Ready for Something Good,” written with the intention of bringing joy, and inducing smiles.
Mosbacher’s background is as varied as his influences. Prior to pursuing music, Mosbacher was an accomplished athlete and student. International affairs and human rights were (and are) deeply important to him. At Stanford, Mosbacher played on the nationally ranked baseball team and was awarded a special grant to write a thesis on income inequality and oil politics in East Africa as part of an international development program. His work took him to thirteen African countries and led to publishing pieces in Foreign Affairs and The Washington Quarterly, setting a clear trajectory towards a … Read the rest
CELEBRATES THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF SEX CELLS JANUARY 26 @ THE EL REY
Daniel Ash & Kevin Haskins (Bauhaus) DJ Set,
Performances by Douglas McCarthy (Nitzer Ebb/Black Line) ft. Shannon F of LIGHT ASYLUM
DJ Matthew Pernicano, DJ Danny Lethal
“Every now and then a nightclub comes along where the most imaginative night creatures can be themselves to the core and walk the wild side of human existence. So what if it takes you two weeks to get your inner look on the outside, you now have a place to glow! I didn’t get to go to Studio 54 in New York, but I did get to go to Blitz Club in London, Club Makeup in LA, and Motherfucker in New York. I can tell you Danny Fuentes has put LA back on the Map with SEX CELLS. It’s where
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LIEZA RELEASES “DON’T MAKE ME DANCE” VIA LV MUSIC
LISTEN TO “DON’T MAKE ME DANCE” HERE
“There is perhaps no better, more hauntingly appropriate time than the present moment for LIEZA’s assertive new single: Mixing colorful electro-pop music with vulnerable and reflective lyrics, ‘Don’t Make Me Dance’ ’is an evocative anthem of independence evoking physical and emotional security.” – ATWOOD MAGAZINE
Nashville artist LIEZA has released the powerful new single “Don’t Make Me Dance,” via Nashville label LV Music. LIEZA is the creation of singer songwriter Meghan Roner. Before settling in Nashville, Roner bounced around trying to find her musical and creative home in Texas, then London, settling and finding her creative mecca in Nashville and with Grammy award winning producer and songwriter Femke Weidema, who signed LIEZA to her label LV Music. These two women proved to be a powerful force. LIEZA wears her heart on her sleeve inserting … Read the rest
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SEX CELLS FOR THE HOLIDAYS
WITH AMANDA LEPORE, BROOKE CANDY AND TRACI LORDS
Sex Cells December 2017
Los Angeles’ Lethal Amounts will be keeping things merry and bright this December with their Sex Cells Holiday club night taking place December 22nd at the Teragram Ballroom. Ushering in the Holiday cheer will be Mistress of Ceremonies actress, musician and author Traci Lords. Festivities will include performances from fashion muse and pop star provacateur Brooke Candy and cultural icon and the world’s most famous transsexual Amanda Lepore.
The night will offer something for everyone on your Holiday list including a Leather Daddy photo booth, Toys for Thots, a meet & greet with Traci Lords, a spanking booth or all boys and girls both naughty and nice with more delights and surprises throughout the night.
To keeping the yuletide burning bright Lethal Amounts is offering up DJ sets from Matthew Pernicano, Lethal … Read the rest
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STAL RELEASES “FRESH BLOOD” SINGLE
LISTEN TO FRESH BLOOD :HERE
Just in time for Halloween STAL has released the incredible new track “Fresh Blood.” from the eponymous EP due out next year. STAL translates to steel in more than a few languages. As a result, the word conjures feelings of coldness and evokes imagery of a modern, industrial life. On the new EP Pierre-Marie Maulini, the creative force behind STAL, strikes the perfect balance between the cold, sleek varnish of this picture and something decidedly more harmonious and human. With the help producer Eric Palmquist (Bad Suns, Mute Math, Night Riots) STAL was able to craft the perfect example of how one can keep their humanity in the age of twenty first century digitalism.
Fresh Blood : https://soundcloud.com/stalofficial/fresh-blood/s-wfzEd
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Maulinin got his start very young and his first project was a post-rock effort influenced by Sigur … Read the rest