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Artist of the Week: Nikki Y

In her relatively young career, Nikki Y has worked with a stunning assortment of music legends—Quincy Jones, Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder. Nikki Y (née Yanofsky) has released two studio albums, 2014’s Little Secret (executive-produced by Quincy Jones) and four years earlier, her self-titled album (produced by the legendary Phil Ramone) which went platinum in Canada. But with her… Read more »

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Artist of the Week: Hayley Kiyoko

At the end of 2016, singer/songwriter/actress/director Hayley Kiyoko celebrated the release of her label debut EP CITRINE by launching her nationwide “One Bad Night Tour.” The completely sold out headline tour saw Hayley performing her new music for her passionate and devoted fans in multiple cities throughout the U.S. She kicked off 2017 by getting back on the road,… Read more »

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Artist of the Week: Steve Moakler

Steve Moakler has been making a name for himself in Nashville for 10 years now—and on his new album, he’s returning to his roots in Western Pennsylvania. Steel Town is a country record, but the stories it tells and the characters it elevates are very much rooted in Pittsburgh—the Steel City—and its surrounding areas. For… Read more »

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WildHorse – RaeLynn

Voices like Miranda Lambert, Carrie Underwood, Kellie Pickler and Scotty McCreery have made quite the career for themselves beyond the stages of Nashville Star and American Idol. Many singing competitions have been the catalyst for stardom and while RaeLynn initially got her start as a part of Blake Sheltons team on The Voice, she has… Read more »

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Steel Town – Steve Moakler

Steve Moakler has made quite a name for himself as a songwriter, but now he’s also paving the way as an artist. The Pittsburgh native has three albums under his belt, making this year’s Steel Town, his fourth, however he has said this record feels like his first. It is very personal through and through… Read more »

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PREMIERE: “Who Will Save You?” – MIEARS

The phrase solo artist isn’t lost of Houston’s MIEARS.  A singer from an early age, her voice has been compared to that of Lauren Mayberry and Georgia Nott.  As the front-woman for electronica trio BLSHS, she enjoyed multiple festival appearances, countless words of praise in the media, and a grueling schedule of tour dates and sets at places like CMJ Music Marathon and… Read more »

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Song Premiere: “What You Want” – The Heirs

The Heirs are a Los Angeles-based band featuring Savannah Hudson (vocals), Brandon Hudson (vocals/guitar), Alex Flagstaff (guitar), Eian McNeely (bass/keys), and Brennan Benko (drums). Adopting their name from The Smiths’ classic ‘How Soon Is Now’ with the lyric “I am the son and the heir to nothing in particular,” the band emphasizes suburban normality and… Read more »

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Song Premiere: “Flagpole Sitta” – Thomas Nicholas Band

You may recognize Thomas Ian Nicholas from the American Pie franchise. And if you do, you’ll be delighted to know that the Thomas Nicholas Band has recorded their favorite cover songs from the American Pie movie soundtrack albums. The collection, #FratParty, will be available Feb 3, 2017. “’FratParty’ is something we came up with after our song,… Read more »