Buzz Track: World War
Sonata Kay is a London-based singer/songwriter. She is currently recording her debut EP and playing live shows in and around London. This single was produced by Phoenix Keyz, who produced tracks for YMCMB, StarTrak Ent and more. Her sound is best described as an infusion of Soul and Urban Pop. She has performed at The Garage in London, as a supporting act for GJan, as well as other venues such as The Abbeys Tavern, The Corner Shop, and The Boogaloo. The next show is 9/21/14 at Paradise in Kensal Green.
Buzz Track: Collecting Hearts
The Silent Scene who hails from NY refer to themselves as an electro-house/indie-dance/ pop band. They recently their first five song EP. The band is a former Disney Idol winner, and was backed by Disney when they were younger and were recently featured on VEVO’s homepage for their latest video release, “Collecting Hearts.” They were also featured on iTunes “New and Noteworthy”. The Silent Scene is an artist to watch.
Lazy Lee is a Canadian electro/pop band from Montreal. With members coming from different musical backgrounds including pop, rock, funk, jazz, R&B, gospel and electronic music, the blend that emerged from this collaboration is a unique sonic signature that defines the group. Their first album entitled Electromagnetic Circus, produced by Luc Tellier (Simple Plan, The New Cities, The Mission District, The Playdates, Colorsound, Marie-Mai), is part of the “Best of 2013″ according to BRBR-TFO. Check out the track Full Circle.
Buzz Track: Crazy Beautiful
Songstress Sydney Leigh has deals on the table after we named her a top 8 emerging artist. She has self released her debut EP “Crazy Beautiful”. Sydney wrote and recorded with Nolan Lambroza (Sir Nolan), Steve Daly (Tracklacers) and Heidi Rojas in Los Angeles, California. She hails from Michigan and has been singing since the very young age of 5. She cites Christina Perri and Christina Aguilera as influences. She has 20k Twitter followers and booking. Check out the track Wrong Way Home.
We posted UK based Classical Soprano Katie Marshall a couple of months ago. She was a finalist in ‘The Next Brit Thing‘ and the youngest singer to ever be awarded the prestigious “Sheila Armstrong” award for excellence. Following in her foot steps is Paula Shtein. From starring in many lead roles in community theatre productions, to recording her album in NYC, to winning awards for her vocal and acting performances, and doing voice-over on the radio, Paula will eventually make a mark. Paula worked with Dave Eggar (Amy Lee/ Evanescence) Check out her video Change the track Ani L’Dodi
Rusty Maples is a Las Vegas based alternative indie rock band that spent most of 2014 on tour throughout the U.S. while finishing their EP The Western World (out digitally August 19). The group was voted “Best Indie Rock Band” in Desert Companion’s Best of the City 2014 and stopped in Austin during the band’s spring tour to perform several shows during SXSW, including an official spot marking the foursome as the only band out of Las Vegas to officially showcase. They have received local support from KMXB MIX 94.1, KOMP 92.3 and Neon Reverb Radio. The band was also named “Best Live Band of 2013” in Las Vegas Weekly’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Check out the track Long Walk Home.
Buzz Track: Nineteen Fifty Three
Nick Raven is a songwriter/producer/guitarist from Auckland, New Zealand. He released his debut album Love & Lomography and just released a new single ‘Nineteen Fifty Three’ takes its title from the fifties, and its musical inspiration from the eighties: think Matt Johnson’s observant songwriting in The The, and The Cure’s. The track was produced by Greg Haver (Manic Street Preachers, Mel C).
Buzz Track: Stranger
Emmy Bachmann is the newest alternative/pop songstress entering the scene. Her debut self released EP “Stranger” has already been making noise with PopWrapped naming her Bombshell singer-songwriter. Emmy wrote all of her songs and she says “Each one of my my songs tells a different part of my story. They are honest, personal and versatile similar to the music styles of Adele, Alanis Morissette, Christina Perry and Lana Del Rey”. Our favorite tracks are I Don’t Love Him and Rescue Yourself. Emmy is an artist to watch in 2014 & 2015.