Jake Isaac and JP Cooper ‘Carry You Home’

 

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This collaborative song, entitled “Carry You Home” from EP War Child, is a stripped-down, heart-felt soul session rendered by Jake Isaac and JP Cooper.  These two singer songs writers deliver a sincere acoustic guitar performance.

Oh troubled hard oh weary soul
How did you get here, get so far from home
Under the stars we used to play
But now you hold back the tears only wishing …Continue

Brielle Aprilfoolchild

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This Philly strong, gypsy goddess breaks west with soul, hip-hop fusion. She curates silk smooth energy, escapism and anthemic aria. Not afraid to take chances or digging deep, she’ll create on her own terms mixing in an undertone of experimental flute textures and a pinch of effervescence. She has a worldly whimsy and a mission to empower others — it’s a mantra… her message.

Her latest cut, “Easy”, is …Continue

Tank and the Bangas

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I couldn’t click away when I stumbled on the Tank and the Bangas this beautiful tangled mixed of Louisiana musicians flexing an eclectic use of sax, flute, ivory tickling and diverse percussion. They are New Orleans jazzy sweet and funky blue stitching in hip-hop, poetic call-and-response storytelling. Tarriona Tank’ Ball has …Continue

Maggie Rogers with “On and Off”

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Off her Album  Now that the Night is Fading”, On and Off” hits 1.9M views on YouTube.  Electro-pop singer Maggie Rogers delivers breathy vocals and over a multi-layered production of atmospheric sounds.  It intertwines with …Continue

Tash Sultana: Finding Her Way Back to Clarity Through Music

 

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According to Busker Stories’ interview on Youtube (link below), Tash Sultana drew crowds as a street performer in Melvin. It was plan to see as people began to fill the sidewalks and stairs to H&M to watch her play. She is a solo-act, multi-instrumentalist. She has been playing since the age of 3 and has taught herself to play up to 10 instruments! It is no wonder she draws a crowd.  Sultana has gone from playing to 4 to 400 people! She describes her sound as “alternative root reggae oak”, mixing live on the spot as she plays for her audience.

What moved me most …Continue Reading

“Tadow”: the Perfect Expression for What’s Going Down at RedBull Studios

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You may have heard the term “stank face”. It’s the expression you make when something is so
good your face twists from sheer enjoyment of what you hear. FKJ and Masego do just that for me with “Tadow”. It’s compromised of a series of improvised overlaying beats and a duo of dueling multi-instrumental-ism.  All I can do is …Continue Reading