This Valentine’s Week gives you plenty of new music to love, courtesy of our UMC20 Spotify playlist!Read more
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Want a raw and honest slice of musicianship? You’ll get it Darin Jellison‘s freshly-released acoustic rendition of his tune, “Impostor.”Read more
Rockers Roi and the Secret People are off to a busy start to 2019. In addition to releasing a brand-new live EP of their set at last summer’s 5 Acre Fest in Bangor, PA, the band has dug deeper into its catalog to create a new music video.Read more
With the start of a new month, Nashville’s The Slow Drag released another brand new, tasty pop rock jam.Read more
After taking last week to assess where we’ve been, we look ahead to where we’re going — into February, with plenty of new music for you to digest.Read more
Having followed Marc Ambrosia for a few years now, we’ve learned that he’s a singer capable of conveying a variety of moods and emotions. He can deliver the whimsical, carefree love song one minute, and switch things up with something much darker and more brooding the next.
Stylistically, he’s shown versatility, evolving from alternative rock to a more ambient style of pop. That’s where we get into Marc’s new single, “Painting the Shape of My Heart,” perhaps his most ambitious offering to date.Read more
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Philly new wave alt rockers TIOGA have released a video for “Young Man Now,” the bright first single from their debut full-length album “Lodestar.”
The Slow Drag, the “American Rock ‘n Roll” project of Nashville-based musician Austin James, is off to a fast start in 2019, releasing two versions of the fun and spirited new single, “Shake.”Read more
Day two of Hey Monea’s “Nothing In The Tank” Tour brought the Canton, Ohio trio to New Hope, PA on Friday night. While New Hope is not exactly where UMC laid its roots, it was close enough to the Lehigh Valley to be on my own “Can’t-Miss Shows of the Week” list.Read more
A massive cold snap has enveloped most of the country.
It’s a good thing we have music to keep us warm!