The dark winters of Boston bore a band that crawled out of the womb and called itself Bent Knee. Orchestral textures, haunting vocals, dynamic sound and presence are the calling card for this twisted little group. When taken to the stage, seven creatures sawing away on their instruments makes for an immersive journey and an intimate conversation al
Bonfire Bandit is a new explosion of "Pop/Alt Electro" stylings on the Boston scene. An outlaw trio that's one part deco Chicago gangster, one part Grizzly Adams mountain freak and one part psychedelic punk, they're really a bunch of softies once you get to know them. But ya gotta act fast. These guys move under the cover of darkness and always mak
Bradford Tilden (Muoaqua)
Born and raised in Agawam, MA this incredibly gifted and talented musician, composer, pianist, vocalist, and gemstone, crystal & sound healer graduated Magna Cum Laude from Amherst College in 2002, with a BA in music composition and studied sound healing at the Globe Institute of Psycho-Acoustic Music and Sound Healing in San Francisco in 2006.
Desmond is an award winning vocalist, song writer and multi-instrumentalist. This alt-indie pop siren's engaging live energy captures you right between the ears with a voice that moves you to stay and listen. Whether its a quirky tune played on an odd 80's electronic toy autoharp, or the rich layers of melodic guitar,synth & piano weaving through h
I am new to the songwriting scene but I have been bitten by whatever bug forces you to write music until your fingers bleed (these kind of dramatic statements work well in songs). I'm moved and affected by music that I hear in various places and I can only hope that somehow, somewhere to someone I can give back artistically to the world in this way
The Ohio-born, Massachusetts resident has steadily been gaining notice throughout New England songwriting circles, and has earned several awards for his finely tuned craft. "Employing a voice that resembles Neil Young's with the edges rounded-off, Williams is far more than simply a folk singer. On some tracks of his latest CD 'Smart Too Late,
I'm an italian singer songwriter and a current student at Berklee College of Music. I'm 26 and before starting my studies at Berklee I've got a degree in Literature and Philosophy at Cattolic University of Milan, then a MA in Music Business at the same university. I used to work for EMI Music Italy, in particular in the Marketing Office. Finally
Massachusetts native Diane Battistello is an acoustic folk singer/songwriter. "I grew up on the Wading River, in Norton, MA and we had a swimming hole there. When I was young I would go to the end of the diving board and sing to the trees. They were a lovely audience; the swaying branches and rustling leaves sounded amusingly like applause.
I've been playing guitar since i was four. My dad was a self-taught classical guitarist. My grandfather used to play guitar and sing on ABC radio...my parents put out an album in 1979, with their friend dan wenz...hence the name: Reenie,Den and Dan. A lot of my acoustic songs were influenced by seeing them practice,and hearing their incredible voca
Dottie Scharr is a New York-based pop-folk singer/songwriter and recent graduate from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. Her songwriting blends the melodic hooks of Ingrid Michaelson with the country/blues aesthetic of Patty Griffin. In addition to working in the rapidly-changing business side of the music industry, Dottie performs
Hana Kahn is a Boston-based singer-songwriter with a passion for promoting love and self-care. Her lyrics share her journey out of darkness and into self-love and she aims to spread that message with her work.
Hannah Hickok and Maggie Kraus have been playing sweet acoustic tunes separately for nearly a decade. Jut recently, however, they discovered their musical compatibility and began writing music together. Although they've only just began, they both love the collaborative process and look forward to writing more together.
Hillary Reynolds Band
The Hillary Reynolds Band, fronted by award-winning songwriter Hillary Reynolds, is a pinnacle of innovation in today’s pop music. The powerhouse foursome makes its trademark sound by fusing tight vocal harmonies, the flash & polish of cutting-edge production technique, and authentic instruments for a diversity of sound unachievable in other realms
Despite their stylistic differences, Americano and electro share the same rebel/outlaw spirit. After all, when you look and listen to Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Skrillex, and LFMAO, there's not much difference in posture or attitude. No one knows this better than Houston Bernard--a recording artist determined to fuse these genres for once and f
I am a female producer from Boston, Massachusetts. I was the winner of Best Dance Song - Akademia Music Award, semi-finalist of Electronica Music - 2014 Nashville International Song Writing Contest
Jane Miller is a guitarist, composer, and arranger with roots in both jazz and folk worlds. The Jane Miller Group has released three CDs on Jane’s label, Pink Bubble Records. She is working on her fourth CD, her first solo guitar recording, called “Three Sides to a Story,” scheduled for release in the spring of 2013. She has performed solo and in d
I have written lyrics as long as I can remember, and music since I was ten years old (or so.) No one in my family of origin was a musician, that I know of. Creative expression has just always been how I communicate with the world, and how I have managed to survive in it. I usually write when I am in some dark night of the soul, not when I am happy.
Originally from Malvern, England, Joe moved to Connecticut when he was young. Coming from a musical family, Joe started playing piano and saxophone at a young age. He started writing songs when he learned how to play guitar, and has written over 150 songs since then. In 2011 Joe enrolled at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA, where he studies
John Shakkar Settineri
I'm a singer/songwriter from Boston,MA. In October 2007, I released my first CD ~ FireStorm. The CD was the culmination of many, many years of writing about my surroundings and observations. The songs are about life. In 2013, I released my 2nd CD, Some Other Time Some Other Place. On this project I produced and arranged all the music myself, along
Joshua is a native of England and a scholarship student attending the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston. He is an accomplished Drummer, Pianist and Composer. Josh is pursuing his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Performance and has been placed on the Dean’s List with a current GPA of 3.7. Twenty years of age and in his sixth semester, Jos
Judy Daigle is a singer/songwriter from MA and half of the folk duo, Andy & Judy. She has only been writing songs for a few years now but has been bitten by the songwriting bug. As Andy & Judy, she has recorded 3 CDs of original material and has toured the Northeast and Mid-West.
My name is Katie Solomon and I am a 22 year old singer/ songwriter. I just graduated from college and am planning/ hoping to continue writing and playing music in the Boston Area.
When I'm not fighting off evil or competing for olympic gold medals, you can find me in my own little world of music. Actually, you can probably find me doing many things, but for the most part, I'm completely entrapped in music. In simpler terms, me+guitar(voice+creative ideas/thoughts)-the outside world=completely entrapped in music. Alrighty
King Karl Henrik
"King" Karl Henrik is an independent singer/songwriter/instrumentalist. He composes and performs in a number of contemporary styles. He has a demo CD available through CD Baby named "Dreamed Our Dream."
Koala came together in the Spring of 2008 in Boston, Massachusetts by college friends while attending Berklee College of Music. The band consists of James Krivchenia, Mike Simonelli, Kenyon Kowal, and Orion Boucher. Their first EP was self-recorded and self-released in Winter of 2009. Following the release of this EP the band played in various venu
Kristen Tivey, a singer-songwriter from Falmouth, Massachusetts, has been performing around Brooklyn and Manhattan for the past year. The Indie International Songwriting Contest recently awarded Kristen 5th place in their folk category for her song “Soil and the Sea.” In summer 2013, she released a 4 track EP of one of her live performances at The
I've figured out that songwriting is simply something I can not stop doing. I started when I was 12 with my middle school best friend and have been doing it in one form or another ever since. It's in my blood to an extent. My grandmother on my dads side was a folk singer who played around Pittsburgh with a local group. My grandfather on my moms
Singer/songwriter/guitarist Lenny Solomon's style has been compared to early Bob Dylan, Guy Clark, and Jerry Jeff Walker. Solomon began his career in the late 1960s. A fixture in the now defunct Idler Coffeehouse in Harvard Square, Cambridge, he regularly performed there on Friday nights for over eight years. The Idler was a training ground for suc
Singer/songwriter/guitarist Lenny Solomon's style has been compared to early Bob Dylan, Guy Clark, and Jerry Jeff Walker. Solomon began his career in the late 1960s. A fixture in the old Idler Coffeehouse in Harvard Square, Cambridge, he regularly performed there on Friday nights for over eight years. The Idler was a training ground for such lumina
“Her lyrics challenge listeners the way that Michael Moore challenges viewers.” (The Recorder, Greenfield, MA) She saw Led Zeppelin on their first US tour and loves Joan Baez, but don’t expect some wide-eyed hippie in tie-dye cooing about love and daisies. Sure, if you went to the first Woodstock and you want peace-loving music, you’ve come t
Lydia Fortune & Phil Nigro
Massachusetts singer/songwriters Lydia Fortune and Phil Nigro opened a sold-out show for Dr. Maya Angelou on May 9th at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester, MA. Dr. Angelou’s gracious acknowledgment of their performance brought them a second round of applause as she took the stage. The duo presented two tunes during a 6-minute set which included the
Mariam Massaro is a dynamic visionary singer/songwriter from rural Western MA. Mariam is also the creator and director of the dramatic, colorful and passionate live musical show, The Gaea Star Goddess Show. The multi-talented Gaea Star Band accompanies Mariam as she sings and dances each Goddess to life assisted by other women performing in magnifi
I grew up in a small town in the southwest corner of Virginia. Since childhood, all I've ever wanted to be was a songwriter. I attended the University of Virginia's College at Wise for two years before transferring to Berklee College of Music. This year I will graduate as a songwriting major.
Music is an activity of sound that allows us to celebrate and explore the relationships we share with one another, with the world we live in, with the divine and within ourselves. Making music and sharpening our musical and creative skill then is the practice of building and affirming these relationships in the most effective way. That is why Matt
In spite of growing up surrounded by cornstalks in the Midwest, Christine Moad always knew that she wanted to be a performer. Her musical career began in the fifth grade when she began playing clarinet in concert band. At the age of twelve, she started playing electric bass and has been hooked ever since. Throughout her high school career, Chri
Nicholas Connell is a Boston based singer/songwriter with a B.M. from Berklee College of Music. Originally from Las Vegas, Nick grew up playing the piano and writing music from an early age. His music is an electrified blend of dance pop with delicate touches of acoustic piano. Nick's debut single, 'Drum Driving', is available now on iTunes. It is
OFFBEAT MOTIF has released their first album on April 17th 2015. We are literally amped up for the future and are ready to rock wherever the path may lead. So nice to have a record out we can stand proudly behind. Our song Yo-yo is featured in the Under the Radar Magazine's 2015 spring edition as part of the digital music sampler. The sampler fe
Paco: What do you get when you cross a box of Josh Groban, Michael Crawford and "Oldies" CD's with a formally retired real estate executive? You get a dynamic singer and seasoned entertainer named Frank Stewart, know to family and friends as "Paco". Live the experience with him as he touches people's souls through the vehicle of song. Whether be
Rachel Sumner is accomplished multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, composer, and conductor who hails from Southern California. She has been a featured soloist and guest conductor in several concert bands and orchestras. Rachel has won various contests with her compositions and ability on flute. Now engrossed in her studies at Berklee she keeps busy a
Bob plays classical and traditional styles of guitar, and has been a teacher and performer for many years. He is an amateur songwriter, who writes and performs his songs for students and friends.
Sado-Domestics is a project centered upon the singing-songwriting partnership of Lucy Martinez (Lucy and the Dreamers) and Chris Gleason (Los Goutos). Two-Egg Scrambler is an album composed of 15 original compositions drawing upon a range of musical styles and influences (folk, rock, country, punk, blues, bluegrass), utilizing a range of acoust
This is a page for the band "Segue!", a college band that plays original Rock/Pop/Jazz. Segue! has an endless supply of passion to share throughout the world. Segue! is almost done with their first Album,"LIFE," coming out soon.
Steve Rapson is a solo guitarist and song writer from Boston. He has several CD's in release, and is the author of The Art of the Solo Performer: A Field Guide to Stage & Podium.
Strae is a five piece indie-rock band from Boston, MA. Drawing from musical influences such as The Foos Fighters, The Wombats, and Muse, Strae strives to write music that is catchy and rocking. With lyrics and music centered around personal experiences with depression, loss, heartache, happiness, and anxiety, Strae writes music that is an emotional
That One Eyed Kid
That One Eyed Kid is a Josh Friedman, a pop/rock songwriter based out of Boston, MA. Combining catchy melodies and explosive choruses, T1EK crafts songs with emotionally driven lyrics against beautiful ambient soundscapes and heavy rock grooves. Influences include Explosions In The Sky, Coldplay, Ben Folds and OneRepublic.
The Cinnamon Fuzz
The Cinnamon Fuzz is a Pop/Rock/New Wave indie act out of Boston, Massachusetts. The band is currently recording their debut EP with multi-platinum producer Anthony J. Resta.
The Sun And The Moon
The Sun And The Moon are from Boulder, CO and are currently living in Boston and studying at The Berklee College of Music. The band consists of Dallas Thornton, James Beer, Forrest Raup and Yianni Anastos-Prastacos.The band’s sound is melodic, danceable and emotive: a combination of early Beatles, Led Zeppelin and The Strokes. After a brief a
Composer/Bassist Tim-Paul Weiner's music fuses an organic sounding hybrid of live chill-out, with contemporary jazz influences and improvisation. He's also freelance bassist and composer in the Boston, New England area. Tim Paul plays Fodera basses, and currently endorses Epifani bass amps and enclosures. www.timpaulbass.com www.myspace.
Todd Marston has pursued a diverse music career ever since his days playing in both punk bands and jazz groups in high school. His love of music has guided him to receive a jazz piano education at Berklee College of Music, tour nationally with singer-songwriter Sonya Kitchell and indie folk rock band The Grownup Noise, and perform extensively in C
Tony Lechner is an international award-winning songwriter and composer. Tony is the 2010 'Lennon Award' winner in "Jazz" (John Lennon Songwriting Contest) as well as a Grand Prize Winner in both 2009 and 2010 Billboard World Songwriting Contests.
Vin has been writing songs since the age of 12 and has always been inspired by the impact of music and lyrics. He is a versatile performer, musician, and songwriter and has been part of the New England music scene for many years. A song from his original catalog entitled “ Little Dreamer” was represented by Warner/Chappell Music. His credits also i