Desert Island List: Henrik Hytteballe, Musician

In 1986 Henrik Hytteballe and Sokomo formed the duo haiku. Their 2006 debut album, “haiku,” mixed guitar rock and ambient music to create the perfect soundtrack for reflection and relaxation. Hytteballe released “flow,” a solo project, in 2009. The music is ambient electronica and meditative music. Hytteballe, a music enthusiast, shared his 10 favorite albums.…

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…

New Music Releases 12/20/11

ROCK Kevin Hearn – “Cloud Maintenance” (Dangerbird Records) HIP-HOP Common – “The Dreamer, The Believer” (TCM) HOLIDAY Alexander O’Neal – “My Gift to You” [Remastered] (Tabu Records)