Alt-Pop

  • Quaylynn Madden: “Puzzle Piece” – a spicy little confection

    A senior at Ontario High School near Mansfield, Ohio, Quaylynn Madden has been working on her own album titled ‘Human Nature’, while she has released her debut single, “Puzzle Piece” on iTunes, Spotify, and YouTube. Madden, who has already recorded professionally on a kids album with the O’Keefe Music...
  • Color School: “Close Enough To Fix” – nothing short of captivating!

    Indie pop-rock band Color School, come from Washington, DC. The band members include Jerry Hergenreder (guitars and vocals), Camille Miller (vocals and guitar), Bill Kalish (drums), Paul Hyland (bass) and guest studio bass player Jimmy Cavanaugh, who appears on the band’s EP, “Close Enough To Fix”.  The band features...
  • Benso&I: “On The Run” – an entrancing collection of tracks

    American-Austrian singer-songwriter duo Benso&I are clearly millennium-styled music makers. The two collaborate exchanging files online as they elaborate each song, then meeting up for the finalizing of the tracks. They have released the debut EP “On The Run”, and have followed up with the single entitled “Fiery Eyes” during...
  • Izzy Mawdesley: “Bliss” – perfection defined!

    Izzy Mawdesley is a young singer songwriter, hailing from Dorset, UK. Since the age of 12, she has been a prolific composer, experimenting with different instruments and sounds, whilst retaining a keen ear for her love of cinematic music. “Bliss” is her first track to be available on iTunes...
  • Arcadia: “Bend” a tonic of adrenaline-filled enthusiasm

    Arcadia was founded in June 2018 by Will Adler, and Scott Lubin. Will is a guitarist, producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, and Scott is a songwriter and talented vocalist. Will and Scott began making music in high school, and have been developing their sound and style ever since. The brand...
  • Van Alden: Bohéme – Subtle motifs and a careful attention to detail

    Many people say the quality of all music has declined over decades, and if they came upon this realization only by listening to mainstream radio, they’d be absolutely right. Had they peered into the mysterious, innovative world of underground music – they would have found artists like the urban...
  • Artdayn: “The Fall” is way ahead of the curve!

    What immediately hits you upon a first listen to any of Artdayn’s songs are his more obvious influences. And, while you hear Prince, D’Angelo, and Miguel and in his uniquely soulful concoction of crooning, whining, rapping, howling, and the occasional rock riff, Artdayn is still his own artist. There...
  • Kings And Queens: “Heartbeat Synchronized” takes us on a luscious alt-pop and rock journey

    Kings And Queens recently released their brand new single entitled “Heartbeat Synchronized” which had been two years in the making. Produced in collaboration with Dany Kufner and Mixed by Bene Schöller, the track was mastered by multi- award winning mastering engineer, Ludwig Maier, at GKG Mastering. The band is...
  • Jo Potter: “Saved” – both perceptive and contemplative

    Jo Potter picked up the musical bug at the age of three and has since become a critically acclaimed singer, songwriter, award-winning flautist as well as a hack guitar and piano player. She has performed at many major events around the world, including the Montreaux Jazz Festival in Switzerland,...