K-Jo’s “The Dilemma” music video premiered last night on YouTube. Wow, a live premiere is stressful! I had planned a string of posts leading up to the viewing and was hustling to send things out, share them, etc. when my laptop’s performance slowed to a crawl. I rebooted – which took a lot longer than […]
“Once Around the Sun” by alternative rockers Club of Suns is the Songsmiths song-of-the-month. It’s a dynamic journey, so put on the ‘phones and strap in for a trip through the soul-are system.
Songsmiths’ new single is “Isadora” by South Afican alternative rock band Beautiful Losers. It recounts the true story of a young Egyptian woman (Isadora) who drowns while sailing across the Nile to meet her lover.
Fun fact: Hollow and Club of Suns last single, Liberosis, are siblings. For the full effect, listen to Hollow to the end, then click the in-video link to listen to Liberosis. Cosmic.
. . . When the winds of change are blowing in your face No one there even wants to know your name Know that you should never have to feel afraid There is a place that you can still reclaim
Club of Suns is the first band to have a second Songsmiths single. Liberosis has a fresh, unique new sound that you will be hearing more of in future releases. Next up from COS is this track’s prequel, Hollow.
Not Going Down is a defiant rock song from South Africa’s super-secret super-group Beautiful Losers. We don’t plan to stay a secret for long . . .
This infectious, reggae-infused pop song by Ed Privat is the perfect summertime party song. There’s more info and a remix on Ed’s page.
This mesmerizing track by K-Jo was the first audition to give me goosebumps. The recording was just voice and acoustic guitar and her vocal was beautifully suspended in the middle of all that space. We’re planning to shoot a vid for The Dilemma in December 2018.
Songsmiths’ first single is this rocker by Club of Suns. Spaceman’s Vertigo contains a couple of themes that are echoed in songs we’ll release later, so keep listening. These guys think big picture.