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Jenn Em - Jailkeeper

Jenn Em – Jailkeeper

Singer + songwriter Jenn Em (née Jennifer Michelle Malsch), 22, was born and raised in the shadow of the US capitol, in small-town Chevy Chase, Maryland. The lone creative soul in a family of academic types, Jenn was playing the piano by age four, had written her first song at age six, and took up […]

Jared Cotter - You Me Forever

Jared Cotter – You Me Forever

Jared Lincoln Cotter is an American pop/R&B singer, songwriter and model. He has hosted a number of TV shows, and he co-wrote the number 1 song “Down” by Jay Sean. Born and raised on Long Island, Cotter grew up in a family of musicians. Cotter’s great grandfather, James Reese Europe was the first African American […]

Jessica Agombar - Bam Bam

Jessica Agombar – Bam Bam

Jessica Agombar was a member of the girl-group “Parade” which never really managed to get anywhere. After one top ten hit, and disappointingly low charting follow up, one of the members decided to jump ship, and that was the end of Parade. But another member, Jessica Agombar has decided to give it another go, only […]

Kraak & Smaak - Mountain Top

Kraak & Smaak – Mountain Top

2013 was another stellar year for Kraak & Smaak with The Future Is Yours – the debut single from their new album Chrome Waves hitting the # 1 spot in the DMC Buzz Chart and the German DCC Chart as well as being crowned Tune of the Month in Mixmag and being supported by tastemakers […]

Craig David - Cold

Craig David – Cold

Craig David is one of the UK music scene’s most successful male solo exports. During his ten-year career he has sold over 13 million albums, enjoyed 13 Top Ten hits and achieved multi-platinum status in more than 20 countries, even appearing on the cover of NME. He also continues to sell out venues worldwide and […]

The Majority Says - Silly Ghost

The Majority Says – Silly Ghost

The Majority Says are a six piece indie pop band from Sweden, formed in the small town Linköping 2010. The musical uniqueness of the band arises from the combination of Hanna’s special voice with both melancholic lyrics, intelligent instrumental hooks, captivating vocal arrangements as well as the rounding of a great production. On Valentine’s Day […]

Capucine - No Ties

Capucine – No Ties (acoustic)

Capucine is the sweet mélange of Parisian singer-songwriter Saha and London based producer Palmer. After a chance meeting in the UK during which Saha was finishing her studies and Palmer was working as a freelance musician, the two have since collaborated towards the making of ‘Wandering’, the duo’s first EP. Comparisons in their combined sound […]

Anthony White - Gotta Have You

Anthony White – Gotta Have You

Chicago’s very own Anthony White is a promising local talent who is soon to be quickly on the rise with the release of his much-anticipated EP, The Anthony White Project. White is teaming up with fellow Windy City native Patrick Pryor, both vowing to bring classic R&B back not only to their city but to […]

Felix Jaehn - Shine feat. Freddy Verano & Linying

Felix Jaehn – Shine feat. Freddy Verano & Linying

Born in Hamburg, Felix Jaehn is a young and talented music producer and DJ, who is specialized in tech – , deep – & sunny chill house. Recently, his free tracks and releases have been gaining a lot of attention by DJs, blogs and music enthusiasts all over the world. With a huge number of […]

Little Dragon - Pretty Girls

Little Dragon – Pretty Girls

Little Dragon are a Swedish electronic music band from Gothenburg, formed in 1996. The band consists of Yukimi Nagano (vocals, percussion), Erik Bodin (drums), Fredrik Källgren Wallin (bass) and Håkan Wirenstrand (keyboards). Little Dragon’s first release was the double A-side 7″ single “Twice”/”Test”, released on the Off the Wall label in 2006. The following year, […]

Sebastian Mikael - Speechless

Sebastian Mikael – Speechless

While many artists spend a lifetime chasing “international status,” 25-year-old classically trained singer-songwriter-musician Sebastian Mikael is already starting his career where others can only hope to finish. Born in Sweden to a Swedish father and Ethiopian mother, Sebastian Mikael—formerly known as De-Lor (which is French for “of gold”)—was raised in a diverse household that was […]

Syleena Johnson - Perfectly Worthles

Syleena Johnson – Perfectly Worthles

Singer, songwriter, arranger, and producer Syleena Johnson is the daughter of unsung soul and blues great Syl Johnson (“Different Strokes,” “Is It Because I’m Black”). Born in Harvey, Illinois, she grew up listening to Aretha Franklin, Al Green, Tina Turner, the Dells, and Mavis Staples. She performed in local bands and sang in her church […]