10.23 New Music Monday Music Business News

10.23 New Music Monday Music Business News

ON the news today:

– The music industries view on releasing singles vs Albums
– How to utilize your own website to improve engagement
– Which social media platforms are gaining the most exposure for artists


Hosted by Jacqueline Jax plus music industry news, social media trends and entertainment business advise for creatives looking to build their brands online. Featuring our Top trending independent music artists just released and topping the fan charts with their latest singles.  Discover new music and experience a wide variety from all genres each week. 

Todays genre: Rock Music, Metal music, Punk Music, Alternative music

Listen to the show now:


Early Grey – Destination
Heavy Metal Rock
Moscow, Russia

Early Grey is a hard rock band formed by Moscow songwriter and guitar player Sergey “Grey” Lisin in 2016. Band has recorded two albums that received a lot of positive reviews around the world. The sound of Early Grey music is based on combination of heavy guitar riffs, powerful drums and beautiful and catchy melodies. Band members used to say that all you need to know about Early Grey is that the most important member of this band is not the singer or guitar player or anybody else. The most important is a melody.


Sittin Pretty- Then you break
Genre: Rock music
Blending classic rock, blues and touches of psychedelia with captivating and enigmatic live performances, Bolton band Sittin’ Pretty have established themselves as one of the most talked-about bands in the North West.

Alternative Pop Rock
Singer and songwriter based in Los Angeles. HERWOLF’s sound is one of gritty alt rock best characterized as an elegant, yet sharp combination of electronic beats and analog instrumentation. The vocals conjure up the beauty and desolation of Mazzy Star together with Freddie Mercury’s intensity and the control of Johnny Cash. HERWOLF’s words are poetic, and for a young artist they feel like a lifetime in the making.


Gorilla Tophat – Sunday Morning
Genre: Funk / Fusion-Rock/Pop/Jazz
“Gorilla Tophat is a Canadian duo bringing back the smooth, soulful magic of Funk and mixing in a little Rock, Jazz and Pop.  They are defined by infinitely groovy bass lines and thought provoking lyrics, complimented with horns, piano, percussion, rock & funk vocals.
On the back of great personal tragedy, Gorilla Tophat released their debut album in the summer of 2016.  The record has gone on to grab several nominations and awards across North America.
The duo attributes their unique sound to artists such as RHCP, Marvin Gaye, Curtis Mayfield and Jamiroquai.   Stream their live performance in HD at the Toronto LME Showcase Event October 15th.”

Nothin Left – Shades of Red
Alternative – Punk Rock/ Christian Rock
A Christian Rock Band with a flare for the punk sometimes. There really are so many sides to the band that you wouldn’t expect given the genre they are labeled under. One moment your getting hit hard with blazing guitars and then on a turn around your hearing a slow power ballad. So now you think I see what this band is about they hit you with 3 shades of punk. Sounds like this band would leave you feeling confused ,but these musicians found a way to pull it off. Now you add in a high energy stage show you will leave feeling like WOW did all that really just happen from one band and the answer is a resounding YES!!!  Based out of Lima, Ohio. We’re a Christian rock band aimed at bringing the hope of Jesus Christ through music experimental punk/hard rock.  We hope to give concert-goers and fans an experience they’ll remember forever! https://www.reverbnation.com/nothinLeft/song/28202804-shades-of-red-fm
Spotify:  https://open.spotify.com/artist/3idrTFPy6a5wi4rCZsRqGXTwitter: https://twitter.com/NothinLeftBand
Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/NothinLeftband/

Divided We Stand – Stolen Soul
Genre : Rock- Hard Rock- Romantic
Divided We Stand is a modern hard rock band that combines haunting melodies, infectious grooves, tightly synched guitar riffs and clean, melodic vocals to create a crowd pleasing experience. Divided We Stand has recorded with grammy-nominated producer Travis Wyrick and Tom Gammalo.


Freudz Couch – Martha
Genre: Rock
Martha is the first new song the band has written and recorded since reuniting after 13 years apart. It’s been described as an Eagles ‘Seven Bridges Road on Steriods’ song featuring a mix of acoustic and electric sounds with multiple layers of harmonies.

LINKS: : https://open.spotify.com/album/1pITsOed3XkUpT7SvTdHZC


Symetria – Time
Heavy Metal
Taking hold of your life, realizing your living on borrowed time and going after your dreams. Your never too old to be what you could have been. Your never too old to have dreams, to chase dreams, and to make them happen. We all grew up being told we could be whatever we wanted to when we grew up, that we could be do whatever we put our minds to. That doesn’t change, the level of difficulty may fluctuate with various challenges at different points in your life, but the reality is we are all masters of our own fate, and can accomplish anything if we work hard enough.


Oh!Kelly – History Repeating
Rock Music
Oh!Kelly is also a platform for collaborations off stage , working with local artists of all mediums to make its mission a multi-sensory experience when possible through their videos. Working with fans and immortalizing them as a part of the show is the ever evolving goal of the #WeAreOhK movement.


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