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Jo Mersa Marley
“Nothing’s Gonna Harm You”
Ghetto Youths Intl
As the eldest son of Stephen Marley and grandson of Bob Marley, Joseph “Jo Mersa” Marley grew up surrounded by music. By the time he was four years old, Jo was appearing onstage alongside his father, as well as his uncle, Ziggy. Like his father and grandfather, Joseph Marley is an avid football (soccer) player.
“The Pink Room”
From the album Sculptures
Aaron Comess is the drummer and founding member of the band Spin Doctors. He has released 4 studio recordings including the recently released Sculptures. UK VIBE wrote, “Having played with the Spin Doctors, Joan Osborne, and many more, Comess has now established himself as a first rate composer.”
“Homer Simpson’s Clouds (Day Of The Locust)”
Tom Freund has released a dozen records, collaborated with legends like Elvis Costello and Jackson Browne and played bass for alt-country pioneers, The Silos. His latest record, East of Lincoln—featuring a guest spot from longtime friend and collaborator Ben Harper—chronicles a personal journey from self-doubt to enlightenment.
“No One Knows”
Elusive Tiger Records
From ferocious pop-rockers and dreamy psych rock, mid-tempo cuts to intimate alt-country/folk numbers, L.A. based Brad Byrd skillfully weaves a variety of sonic influences into a soulful cinematic sound. Byrd has had songs in films such as All Aboard The Crazy Train and in over 60 popular television shows.
“Lemonade” ft. Bob Malone
From the album Lemonade
Bobby Messano is a contemporary blues artist and legendary guitarist who has released nine solo CDs, played guitar for Steve Winwood, placed songs in TV and cable shows, and has been featured on over 50 albums. In 2015, Messano reached #1 on the Billboard Blues Album chart and won a Hollywood Music In Media award in 2017.
“Cry When You Want To”
Singer/songwriter Beartoe (Roberto Aguilar) brings elements of roots, blues, soul, and traditional country music together with electric finger-style guitar playing, creating a unique voice on the Americana scene. “Cry When You Want To” is Beartoe’s second single from Molasses Records.
The Good Morning Nags
From the album Hard Hope
With their debut album, Hard Hope, The Good Morning Nags have emerged from busking in the New York City subways to showcase their blend of foot-stomping Americana and irreverent, citified indie-folk. They hit the pavement running with their first single, “Birmingham.”
Light Organ Records
Hotel Mira, born from mastermind Charlie Kerr, has taken their sound out of the garage and into considerably lusher landscapes, as heard on Hotel Mira’s upcoming, debut LP Perfectionism (out February 14th, 2020).
Hide & Seek
“Man of Simple Needs”
From the album Found You
Roaring through the bars and rock halls of New York City, Hide & Seek boasts a mosaic of blues, soul, and Americana that evokes a desire to grab a drink and enjoy some rock ‘n’ roll. The band recently released their debut full length album, Found You, featuring 13 tracks of original music.
From the EP Calling
Astoria-based, indie-pop quintet, Strawberry Blonde is here to make you dance and cry at the same time. The five-piece met at Purchase College where they began experimenting with a blend of R’n’B rhythms, dreamy guitars, and powerfully introspective, pop vocals. The result—”Calling”—is available now.
“On My Own”
From the EP The Woodside Series
Blending aspects of R&B, jazz and funk into a signature sound, Mood FM continues to deliver a ‘get up and dance’ energy to increasing numbers of listeners. Written by guitarist and bandleader, Peter Rubin, Mood FM’s The Woodside Series is a musical exploration of dependence and our ability to overcome it.
“All Is Forgiven”
From the album Starflower’s Cosmic Soul
Baby Robot Records
Bee Appleseed’s latest album is a psych-folk opus. Inspired by a fateful encounter with an elder Native American shaman. It explores an awakening of spirit, a quest to discover the cosmic soul within. Its message of optimism underpins a true psychedelic voyage perfect for seekers and dreamers.