Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Category Archives: music

Unleash your singer songwriter lovin’ heart
04 Oct
3:46

Unleash your singer songwriter lovin’ heart

Goldschatz – “Thick as thieves”-If male-female harmonies are your thing, you’ll love Goldschatz. It’s a folk style as old as the genre, reflecting some sweet connections between two great vocalists. The production has a bit of a modern twist, but at its core it’s a quality, timeless track. You’ll […]

Artist Interview: Dara on being an unconventional pop star
02 Oct
6:24

Artist Interview: Dara on being an unconventional pop star

Readers of our site are familiar with the name Dara Sisterhen. She was the young prodigious songwriter discovered by the iconic Dave Cobb at a young age. She burst onto the folk and Americana music scene with a fresh sound a few years ago. Then we didn’t hear from […]

Emery is making new music! – “Is this the real life?”
02 Oct
1:33

Emery is making new music! – “Is this the real life?”

Some of you (a lot of you, actually) grew up disturbingly like me listening to the CCM scene. Emery was one of those bands that always dipped their toes in that scene, but then was cool enough to tell your non-youthgroup friends about. Here they are back with some […]

Four endearing new singer songwriters
02 Oct
1:33

Four endearing new singer songwriters

Land of Trees – “If worst comes to worst”-This thoughtful acoustic song is pretty much what you think in your head when you hear the term “singer songwriter.” The finger picking is peaceful. Once the rest of the band joins in, there’s a depth that emerges that is soulfully […]

Dynamic and moving neoclassical music
01 Oct
12:23

Dynamic and moving neoclassical music

Astralus – “Bliss”-A lot of the neoclassical we cover emphasizes the classical, but this track is a bit more on the “neo” side; that is to say that this song feels almost futuristic in its composition. The opening is contemplative and sweet, but it rolls out unique variations that […]

4 Singer-Songwriters to Help Heal Your Soul
29 Sep
10:54

4 Singer-Songwriters to Help Heal Your Soul

The weather changing lately has caused a plethora of new feelings and thoughts. And sometimes life just goes by so quickly that it’s impossible to see all the joy, blessings, and general awesomeness in everything! (Yes, even all the bad bits.) The world we know now can be a […]

Keep the folk and Americana flowing into the weekend…
28 Sep
9:37

Keep the folk and Americana flowing into the weekend…

Angela Harris – “Still”-The best way to describe how I feel about this love song from Angela Harris is that I shared it with my wife of 12 years. If that don’t say how I feel bout it, ain’t nothin will. No, but seriously, this is one of those […]

Announcing our new book – Emerging Artists: Interviews with Musicians from 2013-2018
28 Sep
1:13

Announcing our new book – Emerging Artists: Interviews with Musicians from 2013-2018

If you’ve ever appreciated the work we do at EarToTheGround supporting musicians and artists, then we finally made something for you to hold in your hands. Here it is – the highly anticipated interviews book. We complete each interview as a labor of love, connecting with artists and asking […]

Acoustic Singer Songwriter Premiere: Maggie Pope’s stunning “Rare and Wild”
27 Sep
8:23

Acoustic Singer Songwriter Premiere: Maggie Pope’s stunning “Rare and Wild”

Maggie Pope writes with a beautiful sincerity in each line. Something about this composition reminds me of sitting around the campfire with friends years ago listening to classic folk songs. Pope’s crystalline vocal cuts through the song, right to your heart. The lines feel intricate, chosen for each perfect […]

A unique uptempo rock and indie pop mix
26 Sep
7:13

A unique uptempo rock and indie pop mix

Harbingers – “Sunshine”-The first time we heard Harbingers we knew we found something good. The melodic style of writing offers something of a glimpse of sonic hope for us. We’re excited for the glowing way that the band reminds us of an old favorite in Relient K. This song […]