The Turkish musician enlists who’s who of studio guns including Simon Phillips (Toto, Judas Priest), Jesse Siebenberg (Kenny Loggins, Supertramp), more.

Bahadır Han Eryılmaz, better known as Barista, is an Istanbul-based musician, who has called upon a who’s who of studio musicians to create his latest album anthology, “Open Sesame.” The 26-track opus is being released in 5 volumes over the next few months, with “Volume 1: Her Dress” having been released on April 16, 2021.

By collaborating both live in-studio (all instrumentals are recorded live) and through modern tech, the album represents Barista’s vision. The recordings, excluding the Turkish…


The award-winning artist will also release a music video, book chapter and poem each month. Sarantos is the host of “The Songwriter Show” on major platforms.

7 years. 14 albums of original material. 178 songs. 7 accompanying fiction/fantasy books. Over 300K Spotify streams. Over 1 million social media followers. Yes, Sarantos is both prolific and popular. As he enters the eighth year of his musical odyssey, he shows no signs of slowing down. In fact, Sarantos has made it his life’s mission to release a new song, music video, story chapter and poem, every month, for the entirety of his…


“A perfect piece of potent pop” — Skope Magazine

“Heistheartist’s vocals shine” — IndieShark

“Heistheartist will certainly continue to experiment within the framework of Christian music, and we can rest assured that it will never veer towards becoming uninspiring” — MobYorkCity

While many artists are content to stay in their lane, playing it safe with each release and offering nothing outside of the box to their fanbase, HeIsTheArtist is the complete paradox. The enigmatic singer-songwriter from New York City has continuously pushed the boundaries between Christian and secular music and their respective sub-genres. …


After major surgery took its toll on John Vento’s singing voice, divine intervention took over. “Let God Drive” is from his year-long release “Brick By Brick.”

In November 2018, Pittsburgh music veteran John Vento was entering new and exciting territory in his creative career. After fronting the Nied’s Hotel Band for years, Vento was going it alone, releasing his first solo album, “Love, Lust and Other Wreckage.” In fact, he had just signed a label deal for the release, when he began having serious voice struggles. By January 2019, his singing voice was gone. Too many years of poor singing…


With rich & unique blends of vibrant Pop music, rooted in an 80’s Retro style, eclectic singer/songwriter Vandi Lynnae is set to soar, with the release of her refreshing & captivating new single, “Two Stars Collide”

An up-and-coming singer/songwriter Vandi Lynnae is a true force to be reckoned with in the dynamic and varied world of Pop music. Psyched and charged to enliven the spirits of her fans with enriching and electric compositions, the budding singer is crafting a unique identity for herself.

With the release of her upcoming single titled “Two Stars Collide” on May 18th, 2021, the rising…


Main Hero is a solo rock, pop and folk project by French performer, composer and multi-instrumentalist, Romain Pradier. His debut EP, ‘Lonely Road’, is set for release on April 2, 2021.

Influenced by Pradier’s travels in an old Dodge Charger, the ‘Lonely Road’ EP explores what it means to surrender to nature and the unknown, guided only by your heart. Each track on the album was written, composed and recorded by Pradier in Switzerland, with mixing and mastering completed by Brendan Dekora (Nine Inch Nails, Marilyn Manson, Muse) in Los Angeles.


“Kistner carves out his own identity, masterfully” — IndieShark

“He’s the master now, with all of his tricks on full display” — Hollywood Digest

Doug Kistner is a renowned touring keyboard player and vocalist from Verona, NJ. Doug has performed with some of the biggest names in music, including Trans-Siberian Orchestra, John Waite, Blood Sweat and Tears, and Chicago’s Danny Seraphine. While Kistner is well-known among music’s elite as a go-to player, as a solo recording artist, he remains under the radar to the general public.

With the release of his two 2021 solo singles, “Only Road I Know” and…


Pittsburgh’s “Lady Of the Blues” is releasing her new single, produced by Bryan Cole. It is the follow-up to her rendition of “Wade In the Water.”

“Highly recommended!” — Blues Blast Magazine

“To hear Freddye Stover sing the blues is to be transported to another place and time” — TribLive

“Astonishingly good…Miss Freddye’s vocal range, phrasing and voice is inspired” — Bluesapocalypse

“JGM Pick Of The Week, ‘Wade In The Water’: She combines her church and blues training into a righteous reading of the folk spiritual” — Journal Of Gospel Music

Freddye Stover aka Miss Freddye began her musical journey…


Ecotronica artist, environmental scientist, and activist Hapi has been using her music to address the planet’s most serious issues since her first release in 2008. Particularly focused on environmental issues, she has built up a large catalog of emotionally riveting songs that convey critically important messages. Her latest release under the moniker Hapi and the Lost Species is her most complete and compelling release to date.

The EP opens with ‘Free,’ a trap infused song from the point of view of a hunted dolphin forced to live in an aquarium. It’s a familiar theme for Hapi, whose energy and empathy…

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