23 year-old singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Haley Dreis currently resides in Nashville, TN, where she teaches violin, tours, records, and writes music for herself and others. In her hometown of Columbia, SC critics favor her as "one of the scene's brightest voices" (Otis Taylor, The State newspaper) - and her debut full-length album as "a perfectly realized and surprisingly mature and polished pop gem from the still-young Dreis, who is as promising a pop talent as Columbia's ever seen" (Patrick Wall, Columbia Free-Times).
Kristyna Myles has a new song called "Just Three Little Words". I've had the occasion to discover that song months ago during Kristyna's performance in France, and it was one of my favorite song from that show. This single, an intimiste and beautiful love song, will be out February 10th (available for pre-order on January 13th).
After "Love, Love, Love" (2009), "Growing In The cold" (2010) and several TV placement for her songs, 2014 marks the return of Jess Penner on the indie scene.
It took over 3 years to Jess Penner to come back with her new CD "Building Heaven", but it has been worth it to wait. This new album is like the colour palette of a painter :
- bright colours with catchy pop anthems ("Doesn't Get Better Than This", "Building Heaven"...),
Marie Hines is a creator. She cooks dinner, she bakes cupcakes, she’s an avid DIY-er, and true to her Southern charm, she’s not afraid to get down in the dirt if it means cultivating something colorful and fragrant. Drawing inspiration from nature,The Tide and the Sea boasts music that mimics the fine lightness of a summer wind and the rolling current of a cool autumn stream.
Our names are Lydia McAllister (vocals) and Becky East (guitar) and we started writing music together about two years ago when we first started uploading covers to YouTube. As we began to write our own original songs, we also started to play at venues around our local area. Through the amazing support online, we had the incredible opportunity to support McFly in Easter time, which has spurred us to on play even more shows and to release our first studio EP! (Which will be coming soon… Promise!)
Caroline Savoie is a 19 year old singer songwriter with over 80 original songs to her credit.
Inspired by everyday life, and conveyed by the unique timbre of her warm and soulful voice, her songs are sincere, relevant and moving.
Rae Morris is an 19 year old singer-songwriter from Blackpool. Learning piano at an early age and forever underestimating her ability, Rae recently found a voice she didn’t know she had. Make your own comparisons, but be sure to notice a girl of maturity beyond her years. Cleverly matching her inimitable voice to songs of new experiences, those defining challenges like love and not always being able to have the answers, Rae is the epitome of raw and claims nothing else.
Whether you're hearing them at New York City's intimate club Rockwood Music Hall, or on stage in front of 30,000 people at the Xerox International Jazz Festival, the music of Roses and Revolutions stays grounded in sensitive songwriting and unique musicianship.
Musically, the band successfully blends the classic singer-songwriter sensibilities of Jackson Browne and Carole King with the modern elements employed by artists like Norah Jones, John Mayer, and Colbie Caillat.
Anna Gilbert is a gifted singer-songwriter from Eugene, Oregon who sheds light on the honesty of humanity with her beautiful and haunting songs. She has a charming way of telling stories about love and life – and bringing hope and sweetness into the heartbreak and sadness.
Many of the songs on Paul Federici’s sophomore album, Now and Then, take on a greater poignancy when you learn of the singer’s past struggles with mental health issues. In fact, things got so bad for the Grimsby, ON based singer/songwriter that his father had to move in with him in case he tried to harm himself. “It got to the point where it was difficult for me to function,” Federici admits.