AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with BRYCE FOX

“I’d always been insecure about my high-pitched voice,” laughs Bryce Fox of his prepubescent choice of band over choir.  The Los Angeles-based alt-pop powerhouse who began making beats and rapping in high school gained confidence to sing after his voice changed—a fun piece of Bryce Fox trivia at this point, because one listen to his…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with FOXTROT & THE GET DOWN

Home is where the heart is, and Foxtrot & the Get Down has the City of Brotherly Love flowing through its bluesy veins. Comprised of Colin Budny, Ken Bianco, Erica Ruiz, Eric Berk, and Jimmy Iovine, the Philadelphia blues rock outfit recently released their debut full-length album, Roots Too Deep via Nashville label American Echo…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with BEN HAZLEWOOD

Up-and-coming pop phenom Ben Hazlewood possesses an arena-sized voice and personality to match; the New Zealand native and member of Team Joel Madden on season of 1 of The Voice Australia, has been singing since the ripe old age of five. “My mom was a dance teacher and had a school, so I grew up…

PREMIERE: “BEGIN” by RYAN HARRIS BROWN

Nashville-based singer-songwriter Ryan Harris Brown will release his debut full-length, Stranded In The Present Tense, on May 12th—a fitting title, given that a deadly illness kept the young artist stuck in precarious limbo, his life in the balance, and his career on the back burner for over a year. Recorded during his recovery throughout the entirety…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with RYVOLI

It’s an exciting day in this music writer’s world when raw talent makes its way to my admittedly cluttered inbox—when I get to hear someone making music, the sound of which is so pure that it makes the hair on the back of my neck stand at attention. Those instances make writing worth the effort—like…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with STELLE AMOR

  There’s something sparkly about Stelle Amor, and not just the tiny little jewels placed in the inner corners of her eyes; it’s something that emanates from inside of her, and something that comes through in her funk-inspired, soulful songs. The Nashville-based chanteuse will release her self-titled debut EP soon, with a strong cast of…

AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with AIRPARK

When beloved Nashville folk rock collective, The Apache Relay, made the difficult decision to disband at the end of 2015, bandmates and brothers Michael Ford, Jr. and Ben Ford decided it was time to explore uncharted territory.  “Ben and I are so passionate about crafting music and doing the band thing, it’s part of who…