Buzz Track: Cops And Robbers (video)
Noelle Bean, a pop artist who hails from Dallas delivers songs along the lines of Feist and Fiona Apple but with a little more bite. Within the last month she has performed shows at The Living Room in NYC as well as the House of Blues in Dallas in her hometown. She worked with producers Kyle Kelso and Mike Shimshack (Parachute, Forever The Sickest Kids).
Buzz Track: Vertigo
I absolutely love this track from Milano Sun. The bands last single Already Gone garnered over 70,000 downloads, plays and views through iTunes, Spotify and Youtube, as well as frequent radio gigs at Swedish radio. Milano Sun are a new band on the scene, created by former musicians from other big Swedish acts such as “Fibes Oh Fibes”.
Buzz Track: What People Think I Do
Halocene is new on the scene but has already secured themselves as a live show act opening for bands such as Blink 182 and Jimmy Eat World as well as performing on the 2011 Van’s Warped Tour. They have been a Top 5 downloaded artist on PureVolume along with hitting 100,000 views on their YouTube channel.
iTunes our favorite destination for buying music will reportedly go over a major overhaul by the end of the year. Apple representatives, according to Bloomberg – whose identities have been kept anonymous – mentioned several problems of the current iTunes that will be fixed in the new version. Together with introducing iPhone 5 and Apple iTV, Apple is going to bring the “largest changes to the world’s biggest music store since its 2003 debut,” the sources said. While iTunes brought in $1.9 billion for Apple only in the last quarter, Spotify remains the largest library of songs of any streaming service with 16 million tracks. Regardless, iTunes remains ahead of Spotify, having made available to users, 28 million songs and 45,000 movies available. Whether iTunes creates a subscription service is in speculation.
News Update: The band will support Chevelle at the 97X Shock Top Shindig show in St. Petersburg, FL on July 1st. They will embark on a 5 week Midwest tour running Sept 12th – Oct. 13th as well as release a second single before they enter the studio.
Buzz Track: Career Romance
Not Tonight Josephine has garnered the title “Tampa FL’s Most Buzzworthy Rock Band” since the release of their debut EP, This Orphan Heart. The band has shared the stage with Anberlin, Sick Puppies, Framing Hanley, etc. The band’s YouTube video of “All That She Wants” cover reached over 200,000 views which came off the first full length album, All On The Horizon produced by Brett Hestla (Creed Dark New Day, Framing Hanley).