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.
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.
* Twitter address: http://www.twitter.com/theroyalturns
* Facebook page: link http://www.facebook.com/theroyalturns
* Instagram page: link: http://www.instagram.com/theroyalturns
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.
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
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- Wondering
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