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Ones To Watch: Adam Topol

July 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: Los Angeles, U.S.A Genre: Singer/Songwriter Adam Topol has emerged with his uplifting brand of folky singer/songwriter summery-ness – releasing his debut single The Captain. Having spent years on the road behind the drum kit for legendary artists like Ziggy Marley, Eddie Vedder, Jack Johnson, and others, Adam Topol is now focusing on his own music in...

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Ones To Watch: Nina Schofield

July 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: UK Genre: Pop Nina Schofield – a unique UK pop talent with unparalleled vocal/song-writing & instrumental skills – announces the release of her debut album ‘Shapes’ on July 22 with the new single ‘Imaginary Love’ released on the same date. This kicks hot off the heels of her recent world hit with Vintage & Morelli,...

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Ones To Watch: Mountain Bird

June 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: Stockholm, Sweden Genre: Indie-electronica Adam Öhman, known as Mountain Bird – is a Stockholm-based producer/artist creating a world of indie-electronica. Synth laden melodies and crisp, yet ethereal electronic beats paint a picture of dreamy Scandinavian melancholy. BBC Radio 2’s Steve Lamacq, Radio X, Absolute Radio and numerous online channels have already warmed to the...

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Ones To Watch: The Young Presidents

June 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: New York, USA Genre: Rock The Young Presidents hail from NYC with their refreshing brand of alternative rock – drawing influences from classic artists like Cream, Nirvana, and even Jimi Hendrix. Although the group draws inspiration from countless rock legends, they’ve accomplished a rare feat in creating a unique sound. Their latest release, FireHorse, showcases driving...

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Ones To Watch: Peppermint Heaven

May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: New York, USA Members: Juno & Spark Genre: Indie/Pop After cutting their teeth playing the Chicago indie club scene several years back, Peppermint Heaven aka Juno (Vocals, Keyboards) and Spark (Vocals, Bass, Drums) separately made the long trek from Chicago to LA eventually winding up together in the summer of 2011 when they began creating their own tasty brand...

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Ones To Watch: N Ø V E

May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: Los Angeles, USA Genre: Alt/R&B LA’s NØVE is helping to define the clouded genre of “alt/R&B” with his new singles “Taboo” and “Trigger” – released earlier this year. The Venice Beach native uses his dark past and the help of producer Johnny What (one third of LA-based electro pop group BRAVES) to create powerful, ominous music....

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Ones To Watch: iLLPHONICS

March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: St Louis, MO Genre: Hip-Hop/Fusion iLLPHONiCS are bringing their Midwestern brand of hip-hop fusion to the world with their fifth studio album Gone With The Trends, due out on April 1st via The Record Machine. The group is approaching 10 years as a collective, and have enjoyed stage time with household names like The Roots...

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Ones to Watch: Sun Circus

March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: Camberley, UK Genre: Indie Indie newcomers Sun Circus release new single ‘We Went to War’ on 11 March. Sun Circus seem somewhat familiar on the surface. Four white boys. Guitars. However there’s an impressive level of diversity being shown by this group. In its execution, ‘We Went to War’ feels like a Black Keys highlight...

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Ones To Watch: Patrick James

February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Location: Sydney, Australia Genre: Singer/Songwriter Originally hailing from Port Macquarie, singer/songwriter Patrick James began making a name for himself after relocating to Australia’s largest city, Sydney. Reminiscent of the origin stories of global acts like Passenger, Ed Sheeran and Australian artist Vance Joy, Patrick began his act on the streets, performing as an on-again-off-again busker. Patrick caught...

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Ones to Watch: Stephanie Rainey

December 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Location: Cork, Ireland Genre: Pop/Rock Emotional and honest Stephanie Rainey is a pop/rock artist with a unique and captivating folk twist. Not only that, she is an artist with a rare innate ability to connect with her audience on a truly emotional level. Stephanie has been steadily making an impact on the Irish, Canadian and American music...

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Ones To Watch: Brenna Whitaker

December 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Location: Los Angeles, U.S.A Genre: Pop/Soul The genre of “soul/pop” has definitely created a new relevance for itself in the last few years, thanks to supremely talented artists like LA’s Brenna Whitaker. The Missouri-born vocalist recently released her debut full length album on Verve/Universal, produced in full by songwriting/production legend and Verve chairman David Foster. After landing...

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Ones To Watch: Peppina

December 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Location: Finland Genre: Singer/Songwriter Finnish pop singer/songwriter Peppina has been steadily infiltrating the U.S. music world with her cloud-like vocals and incredibly honest lyrics. The 19-year old got her foot in the door two years ago when she caught the interest of actor Joseph Gordon Levitt, who helped expose her to his newly launched artist discovery platform...

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Ones To Watch: Jason Sager

October 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Location: New York, U.S Genre: Singer/Songwriter NYC-based pop singer/songwriter Jason Sager has emerged with his new single Sunshine – a catchy ray of warmth that should give East Coast listeners some of that long-gone summer feeling. Channeling contemporary artists like Jason Mraz, Sam Smith, and even Bruno Mars, Sager’s songwriting ability truly shines through in...

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