A Very American Interview With mmmonika

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The group mmmonika is so energetic – from the first interaction I had with the group, you could tell their chemistry was insane. The indie pop boyband comprised of John DeBold (bass), Gabe Durastanti (guitar), Grant Milliken (keyboard), Nick Velez (drums) and Ryan Yoo (vocals) just dropped their debut EP, “Very American!” and we are very excited to give you …

Wrabel Navigates the Delicate Happy/Sad Balance on New EP

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In the years since Wrabel’s 2016 single “11 Blocks” exploded onto the charts he’s traveled the world on numerous tours, written with some of today’s top artists and successfully transitioned from a major label to being independent, all while staying true to himself. We caught up with him recently to chat all about his new EP, “One of Those Happy …

Ryan Rickenbach: Songwriting Is Like Coal

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New York-based singer-songwriter Ryan Rickenbach fell into my playlist through many suggestions and his voice is so melodic and he is seriously my new obsession. His single “Adelaide” is beautiful and the music video is equally as incredible. Ryan, this track is so dreamy. What was the inspiration behind this? Ryan: I had the melody in my head when I …

One Republic At Red Rocks

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When OneRepublic announced their August concert at Red Rocks with the Colorado Symphony back in April, it took only minutes for the demand to require a second show. By the end of that week, both were sold out.  Fans’ wildly enthusiastic response was no doubt in response to what had been a long and uncertain semi-hiatus for the band. Almost …

New Music Alert: KAYTA’s “TY”

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KATYA just dropped her new song “TY” and we can’t get enough of it. She effortlessly blends hip-hop and R&B with a sound that is truly hers. Her vulnerable and honest lyrics are the standout and this song keeps with her empowering theme. KAYTA explains, “In the past years, my circle of friends has significantly gotten smaller. I was the type …

Yianna Is One-Of-A-Kind

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Yianna’s journey into music is incredible. Prior to becoming a singer-songwriter, her plan was to join the army, but then she fell into a group of music lovers in New York and the rest is history. Her soulful voice has so many layers. Her latest, “Heavy Waters” is about being in the middle of a bad relationship and not knowing …

Put RØYLS On Your Radar

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RØYLS is a three-piece and they’re here to join the masses of boy bands making a comeback. Their debut single, “Savages” isn’t about the most uplifting topic but it’s definitely a bop. The 3 boys are no stranger to the industry. Liam Ross, Sean Killeen and Drew Dirksen all were in previous bands before forming this eclectic trio. We are …

Ignorance And Persistence And Willful Belligerence: An Interview With Emily Wells

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Emily Wells has the most poetic way of phrasing, her latest album, This World Is Too __ For You is an ambitious concept album about humanity. We talked to her about climate change, being a woman, and the book she’s been obsessed with recently. How did you get started in music? Emily: I got started in music by playing the violin …