Tag Archives: Singer Songwriter


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SINGER/SONGWRITER TO HERALD EAGERLY AWAITED NEW ALBUM WITH MARATHON NORTH AMERICAN HEADLINE TOUR; TREK BEGINS APRIL 4TH AT DENVER’S OGDEN THEATRE; ACCLAIMED NEW SINGLE, “HUMAN,” AVAILABLE NOW; “HEAD OR HEART” ARRIVES ON MARCH 11TH   Atlantic recording artist Christina Perri has announced details of her eagerly awaited new album. “HEAD OR HEART” – which features the brilliant new single, “Human” – ... Read More »

Tristan Prettyman Talks “Cedar and Gold”

EMI recording artist and singer-songwriter Tristan Prettyman encompasses the soulfulness of Norah Jones, the expressiveness of Adele and the mellifluousness of Sarah McLachlan. Her newest album, Cedar and Gold, is expected to be released on October 2 and it features the catchy lead-off single “My Oh My.”  “I wrote this song on my couch in fifteen minutes with Kevin Griffin ... Read More »

Jack and White “Winter” EP Review‏

Written by Christianna Marks Have you heard of Jack and White? Not to be confused with Mr. Jack White. Well, if not, get ready for them. Jack and White are a fantastic singer/songwriter duo comprised of Jack Matranga and Brooke White (of American Idol fame). Jack and White hail from sunny California and their second EP “Winter” was released at ... Read More »

Meet Dylan Chambers: Up-and-coming Singer-Songwriter

Up-and-coming singer-songwriter Dylan Chambers is the acoustic guitar player and background vocalist in Mark Ballas’ band. Chambers is influenced by such artists as John Mayer, the Beatles, James Taylor, as well as Ryan Adams. “I moved out to Los Angeles eleven months ago. I was playing Thursday night showcases there, and Mark [Ballas] was on the same bill for some ... Read More »

Brantley Gilbert CD Review: “Halfway to Heaven” (Deluxe Edition)

Brantley Gilbert’s Halfway to Heaven (deluxe edition) was released on September 13, 2011, via his label, Valory Music Group. Gilbert co-wrote all fifteen songs on the record. It opens with the up-tempo “Hell of Wheels,” and it is followed by the fun “Bending the Rules and Breaking the Law” and “Back in the Day.” The catchy “My Kinda Crazy” is ... Read More »

Broken Records Magazine Interview with Dion Roy

Broken Records Magazine’s Markos Papadatos catches up with the extremely talented singer-songwriter Dion Roy on Friday, November 18, 2011, at Gramercy Theatre, NYC. On performing for the 2011 “Rock the Schools,” Dion Roy remarks, “it was amazing! The set, sound and crowd were amazing and I was really happy to be a part of this night. It’s a really good ... Read More »

Interview with Lisa Bianco

Written by: Gerard Ucelli BRM: You just released your new album Momentum. What was the songwriting process like for this album?   Lisa Bianco: It was a little different than the last album “Post Data.” I clearly wanted to write different and kill the switch on mid tempo. In the past If I had a musical idea i went with ... Read More »

Meet Allison Park: Singer-Songwriter

On her musical influences, “I am a huge fan of Jason Mraz, Alison Krauss and Michael Buble,” Allison Park says. “The title track ‘Listen’ is one of my favorite songs on the whole EP. It definitely is the closest to me. I wrote it because I felt that I wasn’t being heard.  As soon as I wrote it, people started ... Read More »

JT Hodges Brings Country Music to Long Island, New York

On September 18, 2011, rising country music singer-songwriter JT Hodges performed at the Brookhaven Amphitheater situated in Farmingville,New York.  He was one of eleven country acts that performed and paid a tribute to the U.S.veterans. Hodges opened his set with the fun, up-tempo “Rather Be Wrong Than Lonely,” and it was followed by “Green Eyes” and the stunning “Leavin’ Me Later,” ... Read More »

Meet Randell Beck: Naval Officer and Singer-Songwriter

Written by:  Sara Dluhos On August 6, 2011, 30 Americans were killed on an aircraft in Afghanistan.  Most of the passengers, including the 22 Navy SEALS, were part of the Naval Special Warfare Development Group, the unit responsible for the capture of Osama bin Laden.  Navy officer and songwriter Randell Beck had a personal connection to this command post, having ... Read More »