With 2021 comes a new reason for hope and optimism. The Groove Merchants are on board with that sentiment, and it shines through on their latest release.Watch the Video
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Today at UMC, we’re going to whisk you away to Dreamland…Hear ‘Ascension’
There’s something profound to be said about feeling comfortable in your own skin.Hear Wednesday’s Daily Spinn
Imagine a wild night out that you can never forget; one that turns into inspiration for a song that is righteous in its glory. That’s what every band can hope for, right? Turning your pleasure into productivity, and creating art from experiences. That’s exactly what Nashville pop rock band Forts Like Vana did on their newest single, “Damsel in Distress,” the first track from their debut album, coming later this year.Read more
It’s always a treat when we see a submission in our inbox from another continent. Today’s Daily Spinn comes to us all the way from southern Africa.Hear Monday’s Daily Spinn
Walter DeBarr comes into 2021 on a songwriting tear. It seems every time we chat with the West Virginia native, he has something new up his sleeve that he can’t wait to share with the world.Hear ‘Blackened’
HERU HERU’s Ah-Deli and Foundation Mecca find themselves on a mission. Inspired by the golden era and the legends who paved the way, they strive to make room for lyricism in the modern hip hop landscape.
In December, they released their Cashvillians EP. With this latest effort, it seems that they’re well on their way toward accomplishing their mission.Hear ‘Cashvillians’
Happy New Year! We hope you’re as ready as we are for 2021. Furthermore, we hope that this is the year that lifts you up and gives you everything you need to make your dreams reality.
Let’s leave the division of yesteryear in the past, and let’s focus on finding unity! While it might still be a few more months before we can do that full-force, the way we used to, we can at least come together right now through music.Hear ‘Country Club’
Try this band name on for size: The Godzilla Attacks Tokyo Kamikaze Blues Band.
Now, say it ten times fast, and get ready to dig into their latest single.Hear “Your Silence Says it All”
With intense harmonica, dark, heavy vibes, and a bright intention, OrangeG’s latest release, ”Look Both Ways,” digs into our human tendency to see the worst in people.
However, by the end of the song, we find a lingering insinuation to look for the good instead.Read More & Listen