1.8 New Music Monday with host Jacqueline Jax

1.8 New Music Monday with host Jacqueline Jax

Latest music industry news update featuring new indie music in all genres. Enjoy some new music picks with your host Jacqueline Jax and get caught up with your music industry and social media news while your on the drive to work.

Music Industry News Topics include: 

*How the streaming  industry plans to consolidate and force listeners to make a choice in 2018

*Amazon grows in the music streaming

*Google gets its music streaming act together

*How mainstream is finally seeing the benefits of the DIY approach.

*The future of vinyl records in 2018.

Listen to the stream: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/avaliveradio/2018/01/08/18-new-music-monday-playlist-and-music-industry-news


MY WORLD DOWN- Until I Break
Genre: Rock :  Hard Rock
MY WORLD DOWN is an American Rock Band from Los Angeles, CA who goes with the flow. They create music that blurs the line between genres and create something truly different from song to song.  MY WORLD DOWN consists of American/German Singer/Songwriter/producer Alex Walker, and Peruvian/American Guitarist/Producer Jhon Vento. MY WORLD DOWN’s sound is best described as Hard Rock meets Alternative. Not being afraid to do whats best for each individual song.
They are influenced and appreciate a wide variety of Bands such as Three Days Grace  Incubus, Seether, Foo Fighters, Breaking Benjamin, and many others bands/artists.
Website: MyWorldDown.net


The Crowning – In The Fire
Genre: Rock, Alternative
The Crowning is a melodic rock band hailing from Stroudsburg, PA. After storming the scene with their debut EP in the Fall of 2017 they quickly followed it up with a second EP titled Red which brilliantly showcases their unique and modern take on 90’s-era grunge and prog- rock influences like Nirvana and Tool. The lead single In The Fire delivers a powerful hook, punchy guitars, and an incredibly driving beat.

The Royal Turns- On the Run
Genre: Indie-folk/rock
The Royal Turns are an indie folk-rock band based out of North GA. Merging classic rock, folk, and blues influences with modern indie and pop sensibilities, they have forged a unique sound characterized by catchy hooks, haunting melodies, and rich vocal arrangements. Their debut single “On the Run,” was released in August of 2017, and they are currently in the process of recording their debut EP, “Empty Hands.”
Dianne Meinke – I’ll be here waiting
acoustic pop, singer-songwriter
Dianne opens the New Year with her most powerful offering to date in “I’ll Be Here Waiting” (UVI Media Group). The new single is the follow-up to her #1 “Lemonade, Freshly Squeezed” and “Secret Lover”. “Ten Thousand More” was also a chart topper for as was “Dime Que No Decimos Adios’” and “En La Lluvia” on the Independent Music Network’s Top30 Mainstream chart. Dianne was just awarded Favorite Female Mainstream Artist for the just announced Independent Music Network Awards and the track has already been featured on over 200 Spotify Playlists.
Kenya Eugene – Promise me
In each generation, there are certain artists who represent the best of who we are. There are great singers, then there is a small group of people who were born to sing. And still, within the small group of those who were born to sing, there are those who were born to make people feel through the vehicle of song. Those people appear once or twice in a generation. For those who have experienced Kenya’s gift, it is clear that she is a member of this exclusive group.


Reise – Shoreline
Pop/Rock. Alternative Pop/Rock
A blend of New Wave/Post-Punk Revival and Alternative Pop/Rock layering catchy hooks with uplifting string arrangements over grooving rhythms. Inspired by styles of New Wave, Synth Pop, Punk, Post-Punk, and Dance Rock, Reise (pronounced rye-zuh) has created a unique sound that blends the past and present to make their music contemporary and exciting. Reise’s songs are personal ones. Whether they come from the songwriters’ own experience, or, from those witnessed, they are songs that venture through the emotional forest that every person has to navigate through one’s life. Songs that everyone can relate to.


Perro Negro- Qué hiciste Perro Negro
Rock and roll
Perro Negro sounds like Nirvana having Iggy Pop as a singer, with Kurt Cobain playing the guitars obviously…This is a power trio that when they play sounds like a 5 piece band. In Perro Negro you could hear garage 60s, proto punk, hard rock, old school punk and 90s alternative rock. The band recorded two singles with Ferny at The Shack North Studios, which were mastered by legendary sound wizard Kramer (available on itunes, Spotify, etc). Now, the boys are recording 8 songs that they will put out as an LP or EP soon.

SpectraZone Sound Lab – Hip Hop 3000
Hip Hop
We are an independent record label with a few artists. This song is actually a dedication to hip hop, created by the owners of the label.


Bryan Joon- 
Bryan Joon is an R&B/Pop Singer-Songwriter originally from Korea now residing in New York City.   His single “Frozen” off of his EP “Project Ex” is a song about unrequited love lost.   The video for “Frozen” is premiering soon.
Spotify Link:  https://open.spotify.com/track/3svmmqPDAHZRJHzgJXHLCc
Reverb Nation Link:   https://www.reverbnation.com/bryanjoonmusic/song/28727117-frozen

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