Posted on: November 17, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

INTERVIEW with Carla Granger Allison, CEO of Hollywood Starstruck Records & Entertainment

Hollywood Starstruck Records & Entertainment (HSS Records) is an American record label founded in 2012 by CEO Carla Granger Allison. It operates as an independent record label with distribution through Danmark Music Group. HSS is home to hip-hop artist Justis Bratt, who was introduced to the music industry by manager Carla Granger Allison under the aforementioned label. Justis went viral on TikTok and was asked to do the complete song…

Posted on: November 17, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

THREE – “Bad Memory” – an all-at-once sad, sultry and soothing expression

While most R&B groups have already gone the way of the dinosaur, THREE are carrying their collective sound into the future, delivering songs that have all the potential of becoming the new wave standards. The trio’s smoothly hewn harmonies and honest emotions, girded by powerful songwriting and astute production skills, does a fine job of recapturing the spirit of their illustrious and legendary predecessors, while at the same time moving…

Posted on: November 17, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

Allard – “I Heard It In A Nightmare” captures glimmers of the magic that rock once was!

Just when we need something catchy, something heavy, something with an element of the familiar in amongst the creativity, Jake Curtis Allard aka Allard delivers richly on the single “I Heard It In A Nightmare”. A member of the band Christian Shields, and also known for his work with Bomber Alley (featuring members of Dee Snider’s band), guitarist, bassist, singer, and songwriter Jake Allard has been pushing his solo project…

Posted on: November 14, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

Slyrex – “Nightmare Artist” creates an impeccable sound

Slyrex is an up and coming Neo-R&B, multi-talented artist and producer based out of Oklahoma City. He produces and engineers much of his own records, with hands on throughout the full creative process. He is releasing his album this winter with A-list features. In the meantime, he whets listeners’ appetites with his atmospheric, somber and sultry ballad “Nightmare Artist”. Slyrex is a versatile artist who excels at creating emotionally rich…

Posted on: November 14, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

“Looking For The Next One” – further proof that Wes Dean is very, very good at what he does

Virginia born and raised, Wes Dean always exceeds expectations by filling voids in the music with strutting confidence. “Looking For The Next One”, his sure-shot latest single, set to drop officially the third week of November 2022, lassoes Southern Rock rhythms and pistol-whips Americana lyric sheets into his personal corral at point blank range. Dean’s’ hefty baritone, sounds whiskey-rich and potent as moonshine, as he hands out some useful life lessons.…

Posted on: November 13, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

Heart Dance Records brings healing, well-being, and restoration through the reJAMinate festival

This coincides with the signing of their newest artist, Eddy Ruyter, keyboardist for pop icons Shawn Mendes, John Mayer, and more. Heart Dance Records, the acclaimed woman-owned New Age record label, takes the next step in their journey to bring healing, well-being, and restoration to audiences around the world through reJAMinate, a wellness retreat and music festival in scenic Puerto Morelos, Mexico. With a roster of over 70 artists, many…

Posted on: November 13, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

Necosso – “Set Me Free” shows off his one-of-a-kind vision

Necosso is an artist with a focus on making groundbreaking music that blurs the lines between different genres and styles. As a result, the artist is always able to make catchy music that still retains an open mind and a very broad creative range. His most recent studio release, “Set Me Free”, is actually a fantastic example of what it means to set the bar higher in terms of production…

Posted on: November 13, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

Aluron – “Devotion / Fever Dreams” flirts with song structures, complex rhythms and richly layered vocal harmonies

Aluron’s meticulously constructed album “Devotion / Fever Dreams” runs the gamut from dense bursts of intricate glitch to expansive ambient, from cinematic soundscapes to retro-synthwave, and avant-garde electronica to everything else in between, making it feel like a far more elaborate musical journey than its epic 31 tracks already suggest. Aluron is able to work with deliberate tempos and straightforward, loping beats, but also flirt with impenetrable song structures, complex…

Posted on: November 12, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

MOON AND ARIES – “BREAK THE MATRIX (Episode Two)” has an immersive, mood-inducing feel

The new record by the forward-thinking synth-pop-opera duo, made up of German composer-producer Tom Aries, and Canadian writer-singer, Jordana Moon, better known as MOON AND ARIES, continues to build upon their distinct way of making music that seamlessly melds past, present future. Specifically, on their “BREAK THE MATRIX” three-part series, the duo move decidedly into the future with mystical, spiritual and sultry soundscapes designed to intoxicate and captivate the senses, in what they…

Posted on: November 11, 2022 Posted by: Peter Burns Comments: 0

R&B artist Terry Bright releases the video for the track “Urban Dictionary”

Upcoming R&B artist Terry Bright releases his new visual for the track “Urban Dictionary”, which is awash with chill tones and laidback melodies. The song is about different perception on how people view their relationships. Terry Bright is in his own lane as a vocalist but equally loaded with deep, thoughtful lyrics. Uniquely coupling flavors of passionate R&B and dreamy Soul, Terry Bright is ready to make a name for…