Singer-songwriter Matthew Fowler released “Rooftops,” another single that is slated to appear on his upcoming EP Bring a Friend. The EP features tracks he wrote with friend and tour mate Reggie Williams. Click “continue reading” to listen to “Rooftops” by Matthew Fowler.
UK singer-songwriter Hobbie Stuart returns with an astounding cover of Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud” with nothing more than his voice and an amped guitar. Stuart has often featured covers of Sheeran’s songs in the past including, “A-Team” and “Sing” most recently, but this is easily one of his best interpretations. Click “continue reading” to hear Hobbie Stuart cover “Thinking Out Loud” by Ed Sheeran.
Irish singer-songwriter Hozier made his Saturday Night Live debut last night as he performed “Take Me to Church” and “Angel of Small Death & the Codeine Scene.” Both songs appear on Hozier’s self-titled debut LP, which is out now. Bill Hader was SNL’s host. Click “continue reading” to watch Hozier perform on SNL.
Singer-songwriter Tony Lucca has posted two singles, “Delilah” and “Imagination” for pre-order via iTunes with an official release date of October 21st. Both singles are slated to appear on his new, self-titled studio album, due out January 27, 2015. Click “continue reading” to read our thoughts about “Delilah” and “Imagination” by Tony Lucca and to pre-order both singles.
Singer-songwriter Matthew Fowler released new single, “Everything That I Could.” Click “continue reading” to hear “Everything That I Could” and see a full list of tour dates, including CMJ 2014 shows, for Matthew Fowler.
Jamie Cullum, the best-selling jazz artist in U.K. history has just signed to Blue Note Records. The label will release Interlude, Cullum’s seventh studio album, in the U.S. on January 27, 2015. Click “continue reading” to see the official tracklist for Interlude and hear Cullum talk about the recording process.
French singer-songwriter, actress, and multi-instrumentalist Soko has announced a U.S. tour, which includes dates with Foster The People. Soko is finishing up her new album, produced by Ross Robinson, which is slated for 2015 release. Click “continue reading” to see the full list of Soko tour dates, including supporting dates with FTP.
Candice Martello, who writes and records as Hemming, has released her debut single and video “Hard on Myself.” The singer-songwriter, dubbed Linda Perry’s protégé’, initially joined the superstar producer’s VH1 reality show mid-season as half of Philly based punk band Omar, but caught Perry’s attention for her solo work and went on to win the competition. Click “continue reading” to learn more about Hemming and to hear her single “Hard on Myself.”
Singer-songwriter Holly Miranda just released a beautiful a capella cover of The Platters 1955 hit “Only You.” This latest cover is a welcomed follow-up to her rendition of Karen Dalton’s “Something On Your Mind” from August. Her fan-funded, full-length album is slated for release this October. Click “continue reading” to listen to Holly Miranda cover “Only You” now.
CMJ’s Music Marathon takes over New York City beginning on October 21st and runs through October 25th. The festival organizers just put out a massive list of nearly 700 artist additions to the current list of performers. Click “continue reading” to find out who will join RAC, The Kills, Cold War Kids, and Gerard Way during the week long music festival.