Rachel Shaps is a singer/songwriter based in New York. The granddaughter of performing icon Eartha Kitt, Shaps grew up traveling to shows, singing, and writing original songs. “I want people to connect with me and my story on a personal level,” Shaps says. “I love connecting with people through music.” With a series of releases planned for 2019 and a steadily growing following, it seems certain that we will be hearing more from Shaps. Her vocal style is striking, and her tone is rich and full. “Learn My Lesson,” delivers a catchy melody that lands on the commercial side of pop.
“Learn My Lesson” has a smart rhythmic figure that supports [...]
Nancy Goudinaki is a guitarist, vocalist and composer from Greece that now resides in New York City. She received her B.A. in Music/Fine Arts in 2007 from Aristotle University in Thessaloniki, Greece. Since moving to New York City, she has seamlessly merged into the jazz community as a performer. She also continues her relentless study of music with JD Walter, jazz composer and lyricist Miles Griffith, Cynthia Scott (The Raelettes), and Barry Harris (recipient of the 1998 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award). Goudinaki is equally expressive as a composer, instrumentalist and vocalist. Her latest single “Ariadne’s Lullaby,” is a lovely [...]
Kicking Sunrise is a band of four musicians/songwriters from Sewell, NJ. The band found their sound and direction after a successful posting on YouTube in January 2013. Soon after, the band had an extensive fan base in the South Jersey area. As the four kept focused on their writing and performing, they were recognized and signed with an independent record label (Right Coast Music). Kicking Sunrise went to Southern California to record their debut album titled, Here’s to the Sunrise. The band has since release multiple singles and are now presenting their latest, “Underneath.”
“Underneath” has all the elements of a hit pop tune, a catchy [...]
Karen Hardy is a pop/soul artist that was born and raised in New Jersey, Hardy moved to Nashville, Tennessee in the fall of 2017. Hardy has influences from Ariana Grande, Sza, and Tori Kelly. Hardy began playing the guitar and songwriting at the age of 15. Knowing that music was her life passion Hardy, left public high school at 16 to allow more time for her craft and earned her high school diploma online. Hardy’s debut EP, Clouds, was released in June of 2017. In 2018, she released a single titled “Never Do.” Now in 2019, Hardy is releasing her latest single, “Nobody.”
“Nobody” has many vocal textures and harmonies that are all filled with Hardy’s [...]