Indie Artist Spotlight: Justyna Kelley

Nashville, TN is known as Music City because of the phenomenal musical talent the city has produced or attracted. Justyna Kelley is the latest Nashville artist to make a splash on the music industry. As the daughter of songwriter/recording artist Irene Kelley, the younger Kelley was destined to be a musician. Kelley spent her formative years,…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Jas Patrick

Nashville-based, independent artist Jas Patrick has rhythm pumping in his heart and music flowing through his veins. As the child of a professional musician, Patrick’s musical blood-line runs deep. “There really wasn’t a time in my life that my father didn’t influence me with his music and especially his idea of music,”  Patrick said. Although…

Artist Spotlight: Damon Johnson

Here’s a Rock and Roll Pop Quiz: What could Alice Cooper, Whiskey Falls, Faith Hill, Queensryche, and the Temptations possibly have in common? Answer: Damon Johnson.   Johnson, who’s written songs for or performed with all of these artists, is versatile, talented and is certainly one of the hardest working musicians in the game today. He first came on the…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Larry Lampkin

It sometimes takes a brief moment or experience to understand who you are or what you’d like to become. Once you’ve made that decision, it consumes your being. There’s no turning back. For Larry Lampkin, that moment came when he was cleaning a garage. “When I was a pre-teen, I stumbled across these old guitars,”…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Aaron Kusterer

The guitar is an amazing instrument. In the right hands, it can create an endless array of sounds and voices. Aaron Kusterer is one of those players who knows how to draw out the guitar’s true voice and make it sing. Kusterer’s six-string journey began in a downtown St. Louis music store where he he got…

Indie Artist Spotlight: heroine.

Detroit. There may not be another city in the world that draws such a unique and polarizing reaction when merely mentioned in conversation. Whether you’ve ever been here or not, I’m sure you have a strong opinion on it’s general health, welfare and importance in society. Over the years, Detroit has seen it’s ups and…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Laura Warshauer

Laura Warshauer (it’s pronounced War-Shower) is an inspiring young artist from the Jersey Shore area with an amazing gift of sharing stories through music. Although she is just starting to get mainstream exposure, the talented singer/songwriter has several brag-worthy notches in her belt including working with guitarist, Paul Pesco and E Street Band keyboardist, Roy Bittan; having a…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Jeanne Ricks

Jeanne Ricks was born to play the guitar. As the child of musical parents, music was always a part of her life. Although she had a piano, violin, recorder, and flute at her disposal, it was an old banged up guitar that became her instrument of choice. When Ricks’ parents noticed their daughter’s budding talent,…

Indie Artist Spotlight: Tuesday Boulevard

It’s easy to get lost when you’re driving around listening to good music. But if you set your GPS to guide you to Tuesday Boulevard, it will lead you down a musical path marked by side roads, detours, and unexpected turns. At the end of the journey, you’ll feel as if you’ve taken a trip…

Exclusive Interview with YouTube Sensations Cimorelli

The music industry continues to change and evolve before our eyes.  It’s a wonderful time for the fans, really.  Technology brings instant gratification and unlimited entertainment right at our fingertips. Web-savvy artists from across the globe frantically post free downloads and homemade YouTube videos each day with the hopes of becoming the next Justin Bieber.…