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    'The Independent Music Show'

    Our Listenership is in the Millions over Multiple International Radio Stations

    List of stations taking the
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    feed at the time

    'The Independent Music Show' is airing.


    WRAQ, Angelica, New York, 92.7 FM

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    Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 10am EDT

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    Hive Radio UK
    Monday's at 8pm also repeated 3pm Tuesday, 7am Wednesday, 3pm Thursday and 6pm Saturday.

    'MADFM Worldwide' Monday at 1300 NZT. Repeat same time Thursday every week

    '102.7 WSNR Radio'

    'HeadFMRadio 3pm-4pm Every Friday.

    'We broadcast on line and also on DAB + in Cork and Waterford up as far as wexford New Ross Ireland'

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    The Hosking Channel Nashville
    Chobe FM Radio - Botswana


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  • The Featured Artist Radio Promotion
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    The Featured Artist Radio Promotion
    Is a 'Nine Week' Guaranteed;
    Radio Airplay, Magazine & Social Media Campaign
    Nine Week Featured Artist Campaign - Full Cost = £179

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    The Nut Drivers


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    Elisa Brown Singer/songwriter Host of The Heart of Art-on PBS

    "Tom's talent for selecting an impressive array of gem stone tunes for his weekly broadcasts is consistently stellar. So, while I was expecting to bookend some great music for my week as the Featured Artist, nothing could have prepared for the caliber of artistry that Tom chose for the week that my recordings were aired.

    I was literally blown away -- and truly honored -- to have my works featured alongside such a world class line-up of songs.

    Thanks,Tom, for getting my music out into the world!" Visit Elisa


    Stephen Pryor Managing Partner / Promoter

    The Independent Music Show....Tom Lambert has the ear for good music. His show is second to none playing the best of the best in Indie Music.

    Top ranked A+ show...Highly recommened. Visit Stephen & Phil


    Danie Cortese Entertainment

    "I found "The Featured Artist Promotion" to be highly effective for my client. Incredible exposure to appropriate audiences.

    A wonderful opportunity for independent talent." Visit Danie


    Steve Ratchen From recording artists Division 1.1, The Wizards of Winter and formerly of Alchemy X

    Tom is an absolute pleasure to deal with! His breadth of musical knowledge is surpassed only by his affability and charm- Having been in the recording/performing industry for many years, I have worked with a plethora of radio personalities and music show hosts and sometimes the process between artist and media can be confrontational or awkward at best. From our initial contact Tom was nothing but professional while being as cordial as if we'd been friends for years!

    This is a man who appreciates the diversity of artists on his programme and truly champions the cause of eclectic, independent music, that is, none the less, every bit as polished and produced as any record you'd hear on mainstream radio! And that is no small feat in and of itself- In an industry that has eroded so badly due to the generic refuse that passes as "music", it is only on programmes like Tom's Independent Music Show, as well as other like-minded grass roots shows that one can hear artists and genres that you would never be aware of otherwise- A noble and imminently necessary endeavor and one that I think Mr. Lambert is excelling in- Visit Steve


    Steve Vozzolo Tragic Poet Records

    Every now and then, something very good and very special happens in the music business. Being named the "Featured Artist" on Tom Lambert's "The Independent Music Show" is one of those very special events for me.

    I am an independent Singer/Songwriter, Recording Artist and Record Producer. I operate my own indie record label, Tragic Poet Records. I have released four CDs and I am currently working on my fifth CD, "The King of Vagabond Road - Songs Inspired by the Paintings of Jack B Yeats." My recent CD release is, "Fifteen Minutes Of Fame - Music Inspired by the Art & Times of Andy Warhol - Steve Vozzolo & The Tragic Poets." My songs have been covered by a number of other artists, most notably, Arlo Guthrie.

    The benefits I have enjoyed as "Featured Artist" are quantifiable in that my music has been heard world wide on over 190 syndicated radio stations by many hundreds of thousands of listeners resulting in new fans and increased music downloads and CD sales. My status as "Featured Artist" has resulted in significant interest and airplay for my music by other radio stations, as well. While I do have a presence on social media, Tom Lambert has made an "art form" of effective promotion on social media sites which has also been of great benefit to my music. Also, the acknowledgment, validation and recognition of my music serves as wonderful motivation for me to keep working. My heartfelt thanks and appreciation go out to Tom Lambert and The Independent Music Show.

    Warm Regards, Steve Vozzolo Visit Steve


    Deborah Henriksson D.H.P Records

    Being "Featured Artist" on 'The Independent Music Show' has been a GREAT experience for me! Not only did the program air two of my recordings – one to begin and one to end the show – but Tom's commentary sparked extra interest that "only" airplay alone could not supply.

    I definitely recommend the Featured Artist promotion to other artists. Visit Deborah


    World5

    It´s a pleasure for an artist to deal with Tom.

    The Independent Music Show is a great opportunity for independent artists to get the word out. Tom handled everything very professional. Many thanks and our appreciation to Tom Lambert. Highly recommendable!

    Pat Hunt, Randy Miller, Steffen Goeres, Joe Gavito and Raimund Breitfeld / WORLD5 Visit WORLD5


    Marion Walsh

    "Tom Lambert's internet radio show is unparalleled. He has a worldwide audience of listeners who appreciate all kinds of music.

    Being featured artist on his show was not only an honour, but a great way to increase my fan base.

    Thanks, Tom!"
    Top Qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity Visit Marion


  • Play-Lists

    Take Note; There is 'NO PAY FOR PLAY' On 'The Independent Music Show'

    Céad Míle Fáilte (A Hundred Thousand Irish Welcomes) 'The Independent Music Show' does exactly what it says on the tin.Plays the Independent Music of artists and writers from All Over The World. 'The Independent Music Show' features music from Real Country, Rock, Rhythm & Blues and whatever you the Listener would like to hear. Sure you will hear some Mainstream Music on the show, but you will find it hard to figure out who's on Big Budget Production and who isn't….because the Independents are as good and in some cases better, than the Mainstream.
    We Are Now Syndicated on Multiple Prime International Radio Stations AM - FM - Satellite & Internet / Combined Listener-ship...in the Millions
    Contact us now to have 'The Independent Music Show' added to your stations schedule!
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    Call Stephen Foster 24/7
    941-855-0589
    I'm a 45-year veteran of the music business, with hit/charted records. I was deeply involved in the rise of Indie Music and busting the majors, and I've been promoting great Indie Music to international radio for 8 years. I work with Indie stations that play Indie music all day. They trust me to send them only excellent music, so they listen.
    Worldwide Radio Promotion - 180 Countries. 250,000 Stations.
    BLACKBERRY WAY was formed in 1974 with an eye toward recording emerging Minneapolis rock bands. The studio evolved into a 24 track facility, dedicated to music and hosting over two dozen recording groups a year.
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    TORONTO - King Cardiac are set to release their much anticipated debut record Bloodlines on June 10th. The album culminates a BIG year that saw the band put out 3 singles and showcase at Folk Alliance International, Global Toronto and the Farms for Change Festival.
    King Cardiac
    Ria Rua is an up and coming female artist from Ireland. She began her musical life as a drummer - drumming professionally in Ireland and abroad - before deciding to shift her focus to song-writing, singing and production.
    RIA RUA

    When we deal with our everyday struggles, we remind ourselves we are not unique in that regard. We all walk the same path in so many ways. Keep your dreams alive, no matter the obstacles. We have people in our lives to help us and we help others. Let us reflect on and be so thankful for all the gifts from God and know He will never leave us alone..
    Cabela & Schmitt

    (Nashville, Tenn. – May 9, 2022) – Critically-acclaimed Texas musician Jaret Ray Reddick's debut country album, Just Woke Up (Brando Records/Que-So Records), is now available worldwide. Just Woke Up is a sincere love letter to Texas and pays homage to the greats before him while giving a refreshing, unique spin on the genre, with one example being his single "One Of The Good Ones," which blends elements of both country and rock.
    Jaret Ray Reddick....
    Vignettes of a misty dreamland with emergent, pulsing mantras and addictive breathy vocals. 1st Base Runner is the immersive new project from Texas singer-songwriter and producer Tim Husmann. The visionary artist draws on shoegaze, alternative, and dream pop to create powerful songs that carry the weight of raw emotion and hard-won wisdom.
    1st Base Runner
    Rising avant-pop singer-songwriter MARIA Die RUHE has released her latest single, 'Skin' on the 24th of February via Reduced To The Root. The single follows the release of the artist's recent single, 'Art Is The Only Real Translation Of Living For Me'.
    MARIA Die RUHE
    Elizabeth Sombart has recorded an important discography and videography. In past few years she produced two recordings with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Pierre Vallet. Previously, she recorded J.S. Bach "L'Art de la Fugue" played with Jean-Christophe Geiser in a piano and organ duo, and a recent recording of all Chopin's Nocturnes.
    Elizabeth Sombart
    Outlaw Americana music. Explorations of hardship and joy, harshness and suffering, addiction and redemption, love and death. True Americana within the beating heart of Country Music, with a social soul
    Tupelo Lime
    Movment are more dark than light, more strong than weak, more direct. Movment make observations on life and living. They mean what they say.
    MOVMENT
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    "Exclusive Sponsor Proposal"

    1. 'The Independent Music Show' is now Syndicated on Multiple Prime International Radio Stations, comprising Internet, AM & FM formats.
    Our listenership is in The Millions, from the Small Stations we Broadcast on to the Largest.
    Our Reputation within the Music and Entertainment Industry is built on Honesty, Integrity, Professional Expertise and Reliability.

    Check;
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    RCFM approximately have between 11.000 and 16.000 listeners per hour on FM at present and a potential listenership upwards of 6 million.

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    The #1 Internet Radio Station Chain for College, Underground and Independent Music. Broadcasting worldwide 24/7/365. 
    College Underground Radio plays a variety of Rock, Hip Hop, R&B, Country, Dance, Alternative and other genres.
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    This Sponsorship Branding is being offered to Companies within and without the Entertainment Industry, because...Producers, Musicians, Bands, Recording Studios as well as Listeners, are all potential consumers of your Brand or product.

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    A full 2 minuets of on air audio sponsorship branding jingles as well as referencing 'The Featured Artist Promotion' exclusive Sponsor throughout the show.

    'The Independent Music Show' Newsletter, Magazine and Website would also be used in conjunction with integrated branding and product advertising of the exclusive sponsor on all internet social and international promotion.

    A negotiated price on the full integrated package that would suit the sponsorship purse.

    Ongoing consultation with sponsor on new promotional ideas from either 'The Independent Music Show' or Sponsor.

    Check all that the promotion of Independent Music can offer through co-operation with 'The Independent Music Show' and if you think this Proposal can be the Platform to enhance your Brand or Product....

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    1. Types of music files accepted; wave, mp3 = 320kbps, flac.

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  • Our Currently Featured Artists Videos


    Featured Artist 20/May/2022 - "Cabela & Schmitt"
    performs 'Among'

    Featured Artist 03/June/2022 - 'RIA RUA performs'
    'Indie Buddie Sessions'

    Featured Artist 10/june/2022 - "King Cardiac performs
    'When It Burns To The Ground'

    04/March/2022 - 'Jaret Ray Reddick'
    'Way More Country(feat. Uncle Kracker)'

    Featured Artist 13/May/2022 - '1st Base Runner' performs
    "Break Even"

    Featured Artist 06/May/2022 - 'MARIA Die RUHE' performs
    "Superrare )"

    Featured Artist 29/April/2022 - Elizabeth Sombart performs
    Chopins Nocturnes.

    Featured Artist 24/June/2022 - Tupelo Lime performs
    'Ain't In Gods Plan'

    Featured Artist 17/June/2022 - MOVMENT Performs
    'We All Must Go'.

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  • 'Featured Artist...03/June/2022...RIA RUA'

    Ria Rua is an up and coming female artist from Ireland.

    She began her musical life as a drummer - drumming professionally in Ireland and abroad - before deciding to shift her focus to song-writing, singing and production.

    Ria Rua is a modern Irish female electronic art-pop singer, songwriter, and producer. After spending years as a professional drummer and touring the world with orchestras, she decided to take a chance on her own material. Her first three releases received national radio play in Ireland and the UK, and she was nominated for 2020 International Artist of the Year by a UK radio station.

    Ria Rua's first-rate musicianship soars to new heights with her track 'Bad Girl.' From the well-formed turn of phrase to rich musicianship, this bewitching track is intricately crafted. Crisp vocals swirl around infectious rhythms and dark electronic pulses, while tropical embellishments and edgy indie textures add depth and colour to a tantalizing luring sound-scape. Within moments the listener is captivated and in awe of the superb display of skilful production.

    Add to that her multi-instrumentalist skills as a drummer, guitarist as well as strong technical skills, her productions are excellent'

    Her artistic style is not only reflected across her music, but can also be seen in her album art

    RIA RUA is a modern Irish female hyper-pop singer, songwriter and producer.

    RIA writes about power, love, obsession and control.

    RIA will be playing gigs in Ireland, Germany and Switzerland in 2022-23.

    Lyrically Ria pulls no punches. She exudes an empowering attitude through witty lyrics, which at times cuts deep like a knife. Radiating swagger and sass throughout, Ria's wonderful, pristine vocal delivery heightens the honest lyrical approach.

    'Bad Girl' is a fantastic display of production wizardry and deft song-writing ability. Ria Rua. is a talented artist and one to get very excited about.

    .About "Breathe"......Breathe is about standing up to bullies.....

    "A delicious slice of foreboding electro-indie. It drags like witch-house but bangs like electro-rock." - Nialler9

    "Definitely not like anything we've played before - if I hear another RIA RUA track I'll know it's her - it's brilliant!" - BBC Ulster

    "Brilliant and exciting" - 2FM

    "Lovely and Dark" - 98FM

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    Video Performance

  • 'Featured Artist...10/June/2022..."King Cardiac"

    TORONTO - King Cardiac are set to release their much anticipated debut record Bloodlines on June 10th. The album culminates a BIG year that saw the band put out 3 singles and showcase at Folk Alliance International, Global Toronto and the Farms for Change Festival.

    The genre bending ensemble features singer-songwriter and guitarist Gabriel DeSantis uniting with members of The Heavyweights Brass band to explore matters that rule the heart with hard grooves and brooding vibes.

    For Bloodlines, the band settled into "The Rooster Studio" run by Don Kerr (Bahamas, Ron Sexsmith) who engineered and co-produced the record along with DeSantis. It was mastered by Grammy nominee and Juno and Polaris Prize winner, Philip Shaw Bova (Feist, Lido Pimienta, Andy Shauf).

    The 9 tracks offer cinematic vignettes of DeSantis' time living overseas on a narrowboat on the London canals and his adventures touring his solo set throughout Europe. Tones vary widely between songs; from noir meanderings through the back alleys of Camden on "Stale Melodies" to the fervent and relentless horn lines that punctuate a psychedelic voyage on "Amsterdam" to the surprisingly vulnerable and sincere meditations on ancestry, inheritance and the human experience on the title track "Bloodlines."

    "The move to London provided a well of experience to draw on for writing the bulk of this record," says DeSantis. "The intimidation of virtually starting from scratch but at the same time the promise of a clean slate, coupled with new experiences, relationships, sights and sounds all made for good songwriting.

    Accompanying the album release is a music video for the song "You Got It Bad." It is the fourth music video off the record, in a series directed and produced by DeSantis during the pandemic when live performances were shelved.

    "You Got It Bad" provides viewers with a stunning black and white journey through London, following a dancing mania contagion as it makes its way through the city. The cinematic imagery compliments guest musician Ann Phung's stellar flute lines. The whole video was filmed by DeSantis in motion with the dancers Patricia Langa, Anna Preidel, Alex Felton and Anna Tierney along some of London's busiest thoroughfares.

    DeSantis and the band (Paul Metcalfe, Sam Petite, Tom Richards, Lowell Whitty and Alan Zemaitis) will be playing an album release show in Toronto, ON, at DROM Taberna on June 17th, 2022.

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  • 'Featured Artist...20/May/2022...Cabela & Schmitt'

    When we deal with our everyday struggles, we remind ourselves we are not unique in that regard. We all walk the same path in so many ways. Keep your dreams alive, no matter the obstacles. We have people in our lives to help us and we help others. Let us reflect on and be so thankful for all the gifts from God and know He will never leave us alone

    Songwriting team Cabela and Schmitt release an inspiring new single about faith and trust reminding you that the gifts, dreams and love come from above.

    If we understand how creativity is formed in our minds and hearts, we can tap into those inspirations with hope and love for what we do as individuals. 'You're With Me' is about knowing your soul has certain abilities to develop a relationship within and beyond your own being. We would like to thank Nicolas Essig (L.A. CA) for his amazing work mixing and mastering this song for us.

    Cabela & Schmitt:

    Rich Cabela (guitar, keyboards), Wayne Schmitt (guitar, keyboards), and Tom Schmitt (bass guitar, keyboards). We are a trio of friends who have been collaborating for over 40 years. We are all given a voice, in some way or another, to communicate how we see and experience the world. We have chosen to expose our thoughts, beliefs, and feelings in the best way we can....through a song.

    Our music is really a snapshot of our life. The birth of a song happens with just accumulating random thoughts on how life comes and how you react to it. So, the thoughts are there, scattered, no rhymes, no order, just like anybody can have. We always have music in our hearts/heads, and all we do is learn what we hear. The melodies start playing, and suddenly those random thoughts and phrases begin to fall into place, like they belong. Most people call that songwriting, but we don't take that credit for ourselves.

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  • 'Featured Artist...27/MaY/2022...Jaret Ray Riddick'

    (Nashville, Tenn. – May 9, 2022) – Critically-acclaimed Texas musician Jaret Ray Reddick's debut country album, Just Woke Up (Brando Records/Que-So Records), is now available worldwide (here). Just Woke Up is a sincere love letter to Texas and pays homage to the greats before him while giving a refreshing, unique spin on the genre, with one example being his single "One Of The Good Ones," which blends elements of both country and rock. Written by Reddick alongside Zac Maloy, the track is now at Texas Country Radio and is currently climbing the charts.

    Reddick spoke about the album, saying, "Making this album is a long time coming for me. And part of all of that was being able to write songs from the heart and not hold back. 'One Of The Good Ones' is a song written with a few folks in mind and how much they mean to me. Friends are rampant in life. But, sometimes, we are lucky enough to find those folks that not only make us better people but can also soften the blows that take the wind out of us."

    Jaret Ray Reddick might be a name you recognize, but his voice is one that pretty much everyone will know, whether it is from being the singer of pop-punk pioneers Bowling for Soup with hits like "1985," "Girl All The Bad Guys," or "High School Never Ends," to voicing Chuck E Cheese or singing the theme to Disney's long-running hit series Phineas and Ferb.

    Born in Grapevine and raised in Wichita Falls, Texas, Reddick's country roots run deep as his pride for the Lone Star State. His parents were Country music fans, and Willie, Waylon, and other classic country artists were on regular rotation at home. Music from fellow Texan The Red Headed Stranger and his outlaw friends would prove vital in his development as a musician and remain a crucial rock throughout his career.

    Those familiar with his work as the front-man of Grammy nominated pop-punk band Bowling for Soup will find a familiar voice and sense of humor in the music and lyrics. The album features some special guests, most notably one of Reddick's favourite musicians and good friend Frank Turner, who lends his vocals on "Drunk as It Takes." There's also a cameo by Uncle Kracker on the album opener "Way More Country," Descendents guitarist Stephen Egerton performs on "Natalie," and Cody Canada of The Departed appears on "You and Beer."

    Other highlights include the home state anthem "Songs About Texas," the family tribute "Royal Family," and "One of the Good Ones." There are also country re-workings of two of Bowling for Soup's most popular songs, "Ohio (Come Back to Texas)" and "The Bitch Song," which are likely to please fans old and new alike.

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  • 'Featured Artist...13/May/2022...1st Base Runner'

    Vignettes of a misty dreamland with emergent, pulsing mantras and addictive breathy vocals. 1st Base Runner is the immersive new project from Texas singer-songwriter and producer Tim Husmann. The visionary artist draws on shoegaze, alternative, and dream pop to create powerful songs that carry the weight of raw emotion and hard-won wisdom.

    Music is a compulsion. In another life, Husmann performed with international acts at storied venues all across North America from the Troubadour and the Fillmore to Montreal's St. James United Church, playing drums, synths, and arranging electronic live set-ups. For the 1st Base Runner mastermind, a hiatus of seven years was necessary to clear out the creative coffers of past projects in order to forge ahead with a fresh new sound. Striking out on his own he sought to coalesce his inspirations into an endeavour that tied together his love of vintage synthesizers, atmospheric musical acts, and surrealist cinema. With all this musical flotsam and jetsam floating around in his head, he was compelled to make his long-awaited return to the scene.

    Born in Amarillo, Texas and residing for most of his adult life in Austin, Husmann now lives in the hills outside of the hip cultural capital. He crafts his concertos conveying the ironies of the human condition from the privacy of his personal studio on the acreage. A highway burn removed from the neon distraction of Sixth Street and the live music crucible of the Red River District, Husmann can channel the wind whistling through the thicket on those vast Texas plains to inspire the airy waves of cascading sonics that proliferate his pieces.

    His return, the aptly named Seven Years of Silence, is a testament to patience and precise planning. Tim Husmann works with the meticulousness of a Reznor or slow play masters Godspeed You! Black Emperor, wrapping each of his astral post-punk pieces in airy layers of cosmic synthesis. Husmann's mix of gravelly whisper and ruminating croon offers words of guidance over danceable dream-world Gothic Pop. The record maintains its grainy glow from start to finish enveloping the listener in rich analogue goodness.

    This June, Universal Music Group will be releasing music videos for 'Break Even' and 'Only One' directed by visually-arresting visionary video director Matt Mahurin. Of the music film maestro, Husmann says: "I really respect Matt a lot. I find his technique to be incredibly unique. He has a very wonderful way of combining moving image with painting and still photography". The director is responsible for Sturgill Simpson's 'In Bloom' and Tom Waits' 'Hell Broke Luce' videos. Both feature a striking set of heightened reality visuals and demonstrate a style perfectly tailored to Husmann's cinematic compositions.

    On the heels of Seven Years of Silence, 1st Base Runner will release the Ellis EP this September, a collaboration with longtime friend Bryan Ellis. With the creative floodgates now open and the contributions of Ellis added to the record, the new release is markedly more lively. Brighter chords and percussion moved to the fore while keeping the same hazy glow that gave Seven Years its ineffable vibe. Under the guidance of longtime Radiohead Creative Director Dilly Gent, the project will drop a video for the lead track 'Near Me' in July. Effervescing synths bubble over a beat both warm and fuzzy and effortlessly cool. Husmann and Ellis craft a score for young love stumbling through the long summer evenings. Not to be stopped during this prolific boon, 1st Base Runner has another full-length on the docket to be mixed in August. This third release expands upon the sound of Seven Years and Ellis while adding a good dose of post-punk edge with the introduction of live drums to the fold.

    Seven Years of Silence is out July 30th, 2021 on limited edition vinyl LP and all major streaming platforms. The Ellis EP will release in November with the third record soon to follow.

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  • 'Featured Artist...06/May/2022...MARIA Die RUHE'

    Rising avant-pop singer-songwriter MARIA Die RUHE has released her latest single, 'Skin' on the 24th of February via Reduced To The Root. The single follows the release of the artist's recent single, 'Art Is The Only Real Translation Of Living For Me'. The producer has performed on several different stages across Europe, including Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Switzerland, and Turkey, each time bringing new energy to her set. Although the songstress has only been releasing music for a few years, she's already collected just under 6.5 million plays on Spotify alone, with the number rising by the day.

    The singer is from Thuringia, Germany previously lived in both Berlin, San Francisco, as well as London and is now based in Leipzig, Germany once more. While creating her unique sound, MARIA Die RUHE loses herself in different sonic realms, never minding the genre and recognising the works of Frank Wiedemann, Stimming, Dominik Eulberg, Elder Island, Sylvan Esso, James Blake, SOHN and The Knife to name a few. Her own sound calls to mind the unusual sounds of Röyksopp, Lykke Li and MØ.

    In her single 'Skin', MARIA Die RUHE describes the long and painful way from rejecting her own body to loving herself unconditionally. During her journey, she discovered some things within herself that she didn't like. She faced them anyway and turned the pain into sound. The music is power, and it lends her strength, allowing her scars to turn into art. The progressive artist fights stereotypes, standing against being reduced down to her body and rejecting the idea of being seen as an Instagrammable, thoroughly designed product. Instead, she wants to be acknowledged as an individual.

    Maria Die RUHE provides further insight into the story behind the single: "I disliked my body for the longest period of my life for different reasons. I was always ashamed of getting undressed first in school sports, later with lovers. A lot of women share this phenomenon. This is insane. Today, I know that I am perfect as I am and beautiful. Do you like this vehicle you were born into? Your body? Your body is a magical machine with incredible functions and huge abilities to learn, develop, change. It is always there for you. You are your body and your body becomes the thoughts you are giving to it. With 'SKIN', I am rounding up my life and travelling the transformation of making peace with my body and loving and nurturing it as it is. My body. The only one I have in this life."

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  • 'Featured Artist...29/April/2022...Elizabeth Sombart'

    Born in Strasbourg, Elizabeth Sombart studied the piano from the age of seven. She entered the Strasbourg Conservatoire, and after gaining the National Piano and Chamber Music first prize, she left France for Buenos Aires to develop her art further with Bruno-Leonardo Gelber. She then continued her training with great masters such as Peter Feuchtwanger in London, with Hilde Langer-Rühl in Vienna and finally Sergiu Celibidache at the University of Mayence.

    Throughout her life, Elizabeth Sombart has sought to share classical music with the widest possible audiences and with people from disadvantaged backgrounds. In 1998, she created the Fondation Résonnance, bringing classical music to outreach venues ( hospitals, orphanages, prisons). A further aim of the Fondation Résonnance has been to establish piano schools open to all without any restrictions on age, based upon the principles of free teaching, with no exams or competitions.

    Elizabeth Sombart has recorded an important discography and videography. In past few years she produced two recordings with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra directed by Pierre Vallet. Previously, she recorded J.S. Bach "L'Art de la Fugue" played with Jean-Christophe Geiser in a piano and organ duo, and a recent recording of all Chopin's Nocturnes.

    Confidences pour piano de Bach à Bártok, a series of 50 programmes was produced by Peter Knapp and broadcast on France 3 TV and also recorded and released by BMG.

    Elizabeth Sombart received the rank of Chevalier de l'Ordre National du Mérite in 2006 for her lifetime achievement, and in 2008 was awarded the rank of Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres for her artistic career.

    A life dedicated to deepening her musical knowledge and teaching to all without any distinction.

    Elizabeth Sombart travels the world to bring music in the far corners of the world. She recorded many piano albums but also engaged in a successful collaboration with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Pierre Vallet You can follow Elizabeth Sombart perform in traditional concert halls in Western, Eastern Europe and in the Middle-East, but also in the most remote underprivileged locations.

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  • 'Featured Artist...024/June/2022...Tupelo Lime'

    Outlaw Americana music. Explorations of hardship and joy, harshness and suffering, addiction and redemption, love and death. True Americana within the beating heart of Country Music, with a social soul

    Outlaw Americana:

    Influenced by years spent travelling the American Landscape, the music of Tupelo Lime fits no specific genre. It is a blend of Country, Folk and Southern Rock, tinged with blues, psychedelia, and cowpunk. True Americana, the beating heart of country music with a social soul

    Tupelo Lime is made up of outlaw americana/country singer-songwriter Gram Phillips and his compadres: Philip hill and Claire Hamburger. Acclaimed as a lyricist who writes powerful songs, Gram transforms his imperfections to perfection with tales of the American epic: hardship and joy, addiction and death, affliction and love.

    A long time resident of Maryland, with a British father and American mother, Gram grew up in a world split between the US and the UK. Leaving home at 18 he spent decades snaking down the wilted back roads of America, working as needed, looking for gigs, looking for life, all the while storing fragments of words and poetry, images and people and places, in his head.

    Steadying a wandering life in the UK, these fragments became songs, the songs became music and the music became a growing body of work. Produced by Alexander Banks at Drill Hall Studios in deepest darkest Suffolk, the new Tupelo Lime single release continues the explorations of Grams' previous work. Riding a different road, 'Girl From New Orleans' which brings the raw wail of electric guitar to the Tupelo Lime sound. A Fender Strat on reverb and tape echo creates a single noted rhythm over the subtle tones of piano and distorted acoustic guitar, all making headway under the gravel and tone of the vocals.

    To be released on Bandcamp, March 25 2022, 'Girl From New Orleans' is classic Alt-Country: Original, authentic, heartfelt and raw. It draws on the work of Richard Buckner, the Jayhawks, and Son Volt in creating a narrative that is true to the soul, the beating heart of Americana..

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  • 'Featured Artist...17/June/2022...MOVMENT'

    MOVMENT are an alternative rock bank band from Ireland. They have released 1 album, Broken Down, and 1 EP, Red Death Sessions. They have re-released their 2nd album, Transformation, on 20 May 2022, on EPICTRONIC, preceded by the singles Everything Will Be Clear on 31 March 2022, Propaganda on 06 April 2022, Leave Me Alone on 20 April 2022 and We All Must Go on 10 May 2022.

    Movment are more dark than light, more strong than weak, more direct.

    Movment make observations on life and living.
    They mean what they say.

    The single 'We All Must Go' - An inquest into the journey to the Big Black River that awaits us... where it's going, nobody knows...

    "We All Must Go" is a track taken from the band's album "Transformation" released on May 20th, 2022 via Epictronic.

    "There is another way"
    What is truth? what is fake?

    There is a divergence in society. The re-release of the album Transformation in May 2022, explores this situation. We are bombarded with information, opinions, viewpoints, and words. We drown in ideas, in solutions, in propaganda. There needs to be a TRANSFORMATION from where we are now.

    Although guitars and bass are at the heart of their sound, it is hard to ignore the electronics that have infiltrated Movment's core.

    The new album from Movment has been re-released on EPICTRONIC from 20 May 2022.

    It explores What We Are. Movement have been through it before. They examine What Way Should It Be. Their time is NOW! There is nothing we cannot do!

    All has been revealed in May 2022 with the release of
    Album Number 2 – TRANSFORMATION

    Lineup:
    Martin Kelly – Vocals, Drums, Words
    Kevin Kelly – Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Synths, Programming, Words
    Mark Kelly – Bass Guitar
    Isabella Rowden Kelly – Guitars

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