SHIPS HAVE SAILED
Ships have sailed are a exuberant pop and substantial alternative rock duo from Los Angeles made up of Will Carpenter and Art Andranikyan. With many highlight already throughout their independent music scene, the duo have received so much attention already from SXSW, CMJ Music Marathon, Canadian Music Week, & NAMM in 2015. They took home accolades from ISC and Unsigned Only that same year, furthering the band’s impetus for the release of their first full length album,Moodswings.
Kid Cupid are a London four piece made up of Laura, Ian, James and John. With their Electronic genre they are ready to showcase their own unique sound and will definitely surprise you along the way without a doubt. Receiving attention from BBC Introducing,sessions for youtube channels and more.
Verity White is a singer songwriter with a Rock genre but takes inspiration from many other genres, already having won awards such as Best Female Indie Artist : Spiderweb Radio and Best Alt-Rock Song : Akademia Awards.Verity has also had the pleasure to sing to many with her supporting artists and backing vocals as well. Her full length feature album Breaking Out and touring January 2018.
East Of Eli
East of Eli is a artist based in Vancouver,Canada, with a Indie/Alternative pop genre. Having a love for music for a long time lead vocalist Nathan took the leap and became MR EOE! Having debuting Crazy Beautiful back in 2016 to really getting his name heard, from radio interviews to touring the UK for the first time in 2017.With so much more to offer in 2018 including East Of Eli’s debut full length album and more.
Also CEO of CreateChange with his wife Chyler which is a Solutions-based media company helping create change in a positive way.
Violeta Skya has proven yet again that not many artists have the persistence, drive, longevity and sheer sizzle that she does! Multi-lingual, with a diverse cultural background, the artist, born in Vilnius, Lithuania to Slavic parents, grew up surrounded by many different types of music. As a teenager, after years of music education, and training as a classical pianist, Violeta decided to become a full time musician and went to study pop and jazz vocals at Vilnius Conservatory. Many performance opportunities came along. At that time she performed a lot in various festivals and city concerts and started work as a session singer. Performing for large audiences at international contests in Europe, (winning several in Sweden, Spain and Latvia) enabled her to develop as an artist and stage performer. Concerts, jazz gigs and numerous function bookings have been her playground for an entire life.
During her vocal journey she has successfully sung a wide range of musical styles from jazz to rock. Moving to London in 2014 to take her musical development to the next level. Recently she finished her second degree on the BMus at BIMM London. The new life in the UK helped to channel her artistic expression and Violeta has found her niche and original sound, uniquely combining pop with r’n’b and dance music, creating a sexy, smart and glamorous vibe. Violeta is known for her talents as a songwriter, topliner and memorable ‘hook’ maker. As a lyricist she emphasizes the power of feeling. A story behind lyrics is important for her and she puts a new message in every song. Emotional, often with a dark and edgy vibe, her songs and her versatile vocals leave audiences in a jaw-dropped state. They frequently introduce her music to their friends and encourage other followers to engage with her career.
Larry Gordon is a Pop artist from Dallas, TX. With a career in the making since the age of four, who is Larry Gordon musically? According to Larry, his musical influences come from all genres of music. He creates music that comes from his heart. Larry said that it’s about life, love, and living in the moment, and he does this through his music…
As a Singer-Songwriter, Larry hit television and the big screen with debuts of his songs End Of The World and MVP that were featured on episodes of Love & Hip Hop (Atlanta and New York), and in the movies Hoovey and Yoga Hosier featuring Johnny Depp. Larry’s soon to be released EP covers the entire spectrum of authentic and genuine “FEEL GOOD” music with such songs as the lead single, Running Away.
Larry’s got music inside of him – and his time is now! Get ready for Larry because he has worked all of his life to get ready for you!
I am originally from Florida but now reside In Manhattan. I moved to NYC for acting school, which is my other love. I definitely want to pursue both. I love writing songs about my experiences. Mostly about relationships that fall apart. But don’t worry there are some happy ones in there as well!With lots more to come.
Natalie is a country artist who grew up in Northern California with my parents and twin brothers. Natalie has two cocker spaniels named Gio and Niko. I’m in college right now in Los Angeles going to USC! Growing up with Music in the family Natalie started at just the age of 8 years old and now ready to show us who she is all about.
Inner City Radio
Collaborative music project between Limerick based recording artists EMØLY & SEAN O.The duo have a scuzzy electro blues duo who are making waves tipped by the likes of Dan hegarty 2fm and Paul McLoone of Today FM. The duo has also performed live on Today FM’s ‘Paul McLoone Sessions’. Was featured by Niall Byrne of The Irish Times, and 2FM’s on Dan Hegarty numerous occasions and had radio coverage from Peter Curtin Groovers Corner on 2XM.The bands debut single S.O.S was received well by the media including a review in the Irish Times. This was closely followed by their most recent single ”Love” which was featured in top 10 Irish releases by Nial Byrne “Irish Times”.
A four piece from Hamilton,Ontario made up of Stuart Downie who plays drums and sings backing Vocals, Kaulin Horlick strums Bass,Justyn Horlick strums/plays Guitar, Keys and Cohen Wylie strums guitar and sings lead vocals.The band came together in high school and even came Fourth Runner-up at their high school talent show and Trent University Battle of the Bands Winners.With new releases coming soon keep up to date with everyone right here.
Featurette make out-there electro pop beats that want to share with the world. Made up of Lexi and Jon.Jon comes from a background of visual art & jazz, and has been part of Canadian touring projects like Crash Parallel & FirexFire. Lexie is fresh out of Opera school and ready to break into the world of performance in a whole new light. Met teaching music at a band camp, where they jammed out on guitars, and quickly learned that folk wasn’t going to be our genre! We traded up for synths and drum machines and then found their groove. Together they work to make outside the-box, heavy hitting, impactful music that looks at life a little differently.
Evan Giovanni created is all about Entertainment with Acting and Stand Up being a passion he perused first to becoming ELLEVAN, A new Hip/Hop Soul artist with a passion to tell stories and help others with his words in which they definitely do that 100%. He started playing live bar gigs in Toronto in 2012, he expanded from there, learned everything about music in these last 5 years.ELLEVAN is a Prolific Freestyler who is completely independent an planning on staying that way.He produces,writes and creates his own videos as well. ELLEVAN is also known as #THATFREESTYLEGUY over on socials and pop up shows around LA and Toronto when he can. This is a artist to watch out for and be ready to hear more of him.
ANZU is an electronic music duo from Edmonton, AB, formed back in 2012 by Simon Belanger and Jesse Silkie. The duo spent the majority of 2017 writing and recording an abundance of new material and they’ve divided the best work into a series of EP’s. The first instalment, dubbed Without Love Vol. 1, will drop this Valentine’s Day.
Without Love Vol. 1’s concept is built around various degrees of sampling mixed with live instrumentation. Their music is heavily inspired by French house music and incorporates elements of disco, electro, and synth-pop. It was produced, recorded and mixed by the duo and mastered by Sam John at Precise Mastering, who’s worked with the likes of Justice, The Chemical Brothers, and Boys Noize. The artwork was designed by Tallulah Fontaine, who has worked with fellow Edmontonians Purity Ring.
Miesha and The Spanks
Miesha and The Spanks are a duo from Calgary in Canada,made up of Miesha and Sean. Sean and Miesha have both been playing music in Calgary AB a long time. Sean used to front a punk band called Jenny that worked with DOA and their label Sudden Death Records. Sean joined up with Miesha just over two years ago now. Miesha & The Spanks going for about a decade now. Besides playing music Miesha also on the board for our Girls Rock Camp here in Calgary, and facilitate it every year.