This Glasgow trio (brother/sister, lifelong best friend) is built on a foundation of close harmonies complemented by grungy guitar riffs, throbbing bass and percussive flourish. Definitely worth a listen.
Left Step Band is a London based four piece comprising of Emcee, DJ, Drums and Bass. Their eclectic wildstyle is a stampede of hip-hop, funk, ska, dub and biggabeat... The 21st century digital blues is here people.
After spending life as a fisherman off Prince Edward Island, Michael Martell decided to pick up a pen and begin writing songs. The results are fine, folky tunes, showcasing his smoky baritone and quiet wisdom.
Toy Horses are one of Wales' brightest indie gems. After airplay in the UK their music came to the attention of KCRW starmaker Nic Harcourt who put them on radio & stages in the States. Their debut album is expected in early 2011.
With an organic sound that blends elements of jazz, hip-hop and classic soul, these twin brothers are busting down the walls of existing genres. "Our goal is to make good music, the kind you can listen to all day long."
Pinney Woods takes its name from a Chattanooga neighborhood where the original members cut their teeth. Emcee Sutta Kane describes the group's sound as having "a southern feel, but it's been stretched so much that it's universal."
Disko-ions is the alias of producer Diskortion used as an umbrella for free MP3 downloads. Operating from a studio on the edge of Sherwood Forest UK, Diskortion produces a range of electronic music spanning IDM, ambient and minimal idioms.
The unique "drop-step" style of John White results in unusual renditions on many time-tested favorites. A country-flavor blend of piano and support instrumentation brings new life to many traditional standards.