Archive for the ‘Music & Film Spotlight’ Category

Canadian Singer/Songwriter, Daniella Watters

Canadian award winning, Daniella Watters has been singing since she could talk. She began vocal lessons at the tender age of 7, recorded her first song at 11, and by age 13 she was touring Canada and the US with her girl pop group Untamed.

Charlotte Sometimes – By Request

For this very special release, Charlotte Sometimes (as seen on Season Two of The Voice) invited her fans to get involved, letting them select three songs from her extensive catalogue to be re-imagined in intimate, acoustic settings.

Afrojack’s 2014 Debut Album

An award-winning duo is gearing up to release a new hit track together. Grammy Award-winning Producer/DJ Afrojack has paired up with recent Oscar-winner Jared Leto and Thirty Seconds to Mars

Mack Wilds Performs at Sob’s in NYC

Hip-hop/R&B artist Mack Wilds, formerly known as actor Tristan Wilds, has earned acclaim and recognition on television and in movies alike such as HBO’s “The Wire,” CW’s “90210,” “The Secret Life of Bees” and “Red Tails.”

Cassandra of Changing Faces Debuts Single “DAMN”

Singer/songwriter Cassandra, formerly one-half of the platinum selling R&B duo Changing Faces, is back and ready to conquer the charts for a second time around. Cassandra introduces her first single and video “Damn” from her debut solo release, LIFETIME.

Hal Leonard Publishes The Bruce Swedien Recording Method

Bruce Swedien’s impact on popular music is undeniable. Engineers at all levels use Swedien’s recordings as a definitive sonic standard. The Bruce Swedien Recording Method is a timeless reference for anyone interested in capturing and mixing the best possible music recordings.

Philadelphia Music Alliance Returns to Celebrate City’s Cultural Legacy

The Philadelphia Music Alliance Walk of Fame, a living tribute to Philadelphia’s rich music history and a vital force unifying the city’s diverse cultural communities along the Avenue of the Arts, will welcome seven new inductees next month, led by a three-headed orchestral soul “monster”

Country Singer: Doreen Taylor

With an overall sound that is a blend of the late-80′s to early-90′s slow pace country with just a touch of the music that is popular today (Miranda Lambert and Pistol Annies, etc.), this album surprises the listener.” – All American Country Music.

Soulful Pop Artist Shelly Bhushan Releases New Single “Feather”

Called “soulful and feisty” by The New Yorker Festival, NYC-based soul-pop artist Shelly Bhushan releases new focus track “Feather” off her fourth studio album Something Out of Nothing, which she released independently in May.

The Story Behind Mix Engineer Jason Goldstein

Grammy-winning and ten time Grammy-nominated, mix engineer Jason Goldstein began his music biz career as a teen, sandblasting floors, washing dishes, and running errands at LA’s famed Ocean Way Studios. In 20 years, he’s become one of the most in-demand hit makers in the contemporary R&B/hip-hop scene