Submitted by Alexis Sezar on October 10, 2009
LOS ANGELES — With a sound that she describes as "intergalactic-electro music," LIGHTS is ready to take the world by storm at the ripe age of 22. But don't let her age fool you.
"It's easy to misconstrue a young girl singer as a total puppet. I am the opposite of that," says the Canadian star, whose debut album, "The Listening," arrives in stores today.
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Submitted by Shelby Meyers on April 30, 2008
To witness a live performance by The Kin is to witness something that reaches far beyond any stage. Thanks to the connection the Koren brothers have not only to the music, but to each other, their melodies are rich in grace and have a tangible intensity the audience can almost see as it floats past their ears.
Submitted by Shelby Meyers on March 31, 2008
For 17 year old Monét, there's no doubt in her mind where she belongs — in the spotlight. But for this talented teenager, deciding what she'll be doing in that spotlight is another story.
Submitted by Jeff Ferrantino on February 29, 2008
A performer since the age of 3, Sabrina Sloan moved to New York City a week after 9/11 to pursue her dreams of singing. After several lead roles in regional theatres, she was cast in the original Broadway production of "Hairspray" and later toured with the 1st National Touring Company of the show.
Submitted by Shelby Meyers on February 29, 2008
For singer-songwriter Josh Kelley, life just keeps getting better and better. With his fourth album, Special Company, climbing the charts, the Augusta, Ga. native is hard pressed to wipe the huge smile from his face. After years of songwriting and life on the road, he knows it can only continue to go up from here.
Submitted by Rich King on January 31, 2008
Like many great American singer/songwriters, there is a familiarity about James Dunn's voice — almost as if you've heard it before. But as you listen further, it becomes clear there is a unique quality that resonates through his music and songs. Crafted in the true spirit of American rock, Dunn's new album, "The Long Ride Home," marks his second recording release, a follow-up to his 2006 debut, "Lonely American Dream."
Submitted by Shelby Meyers on October 31, 2007
It was clear at a very young age that Ruut had something special — all she needed was to be in front of the keys.
"I've never forgotten the experience of writing my first song, I just winged it. The minister of our church was over one afternoon and my mom asked if he wanted to hear it. So I sang it for him, and when I was done, I looked over and he was crying," Ruut explained.
She was just eight years old at the time.
Submitted by Shelby Meyers on July 31, 2007
If you've been waiting to wake up from your Top 40 coma induced by mediocre singles and listless live performances, look no further. Eve to Adam, a New York-based rock quartet full of raw and spirited sound is primed to get your fists pumping. Again.
Submitted by Jeff Ferrantino on May 31, 2007
Born in Canada, Hatiras developed a passion for music at a very early age, making and selling his very first mix tapes by the age of 12. His intense passion for music, which derives from drum and bass, techno, funk, disco and house, has inspired the production of his funk-filled, energetically engineered tracks.
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