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In Conversation With
I like to think of music as the child of musicians. The sound you hear is completely and totally based on the parenting decisions the artists make. How much bass is offered or withheld, do you embellish this noise or that, and what messages should you be upfront about and what should you hold […]More
To be haunted by the beauty of a song is a strange and unusual thing. Very rarely is the song as strange and unusual as the feeling it provokes. But, in this instance, throughout the album, listeners find themselves haunted by the melody and the story being weaved, it hovers throughout your day, Ansley Newman’s […]More
It’s time to meet some one new. More specifically, it’s time to meet a new band with their own sound. In just one year, three musicians had not only formed their own band but also their own sound, one that falls under the umbrella of alternative music. As they have titled it, Anthem Rock. A sound […]More
In Conversation With Icon For Hire
2016 was an eventful year for Icon For Hire. They regrouped after the tragedies of 2015—returned from bankruptcy, record contract disaster, rehabilitation, and the loss of a band member—and created their own production and publicity team for their new album You Can’t Kill Us along with a release tour. If Icon For Hire didn’t have the […]More