Hey Everyone! Aug24

Hey Everyone!

Thanks for stopping by for the soft-launch of Musical Tribe! You’re a little early, but there are a few great artists for you to check out right now. New interviews, music reviews and other noteworthy things will be trickling in over time so keep checking back....

Vee Dot Aug24

Vee Dot

Los Angeles based singer/songwriter Vee Dot is a one woman rock powerhouse. Drawing from some of the greats of rock music such as Whitesnake, The Foo Fighters and Skid Row, Vee’s look and sound is exactly what the next incarnation of modern rock could be. Thick, heavy and wonderfully produced, her single “Touch Me” will hit you right between the eyes, sending you into a rock coma! There’s no doubt that Vee has got a natural grasp for the genre as well as a serious gift for cranking out gut-punching tunes. Her music will come after you like a schoolyard bully at three o’clock, so if you don’t want to get...

Brenna v.K. Mar29

Brenna v.K.

Brenna v.K. (Brenna von Kleist) makes a fluent jump from electronic music producer to singer/songwriter with her debut single “Promises of Pretty Things.” Written, produced and arranged by Brenna, this song is a strong start to her nascent music career. It makes no difference if you’re into electronic or alternative music, this track seamlessly bridges the gap between the two. Brenna’s laid-back and effortless vocal delivery brings a human and vulnerable touch to a bed of frosty synths, comfortably blending woman and machine. Underneath it all, the drum track puts you in a trance-like state with a rhythm that feels like a constantly...

Matt Romagna Mar27

Matt Romagna

New Jersey based singer/songwriter Matt Romagna denies you of a bad day with his song “We Will Be Alright.” With an organic vibe reminiscent of the great singer/songwriters of the 60′s and 70′s, this joyful, uplifting, foot-tapping tune is a great example of what contemporary folk music should sound like. As with most well crafted songs, it’s natty sound and catchy chorus will easily find it’s way into your life’s soundtrack. Matt is definitely an artist to be on the lookout for in 2014!   Listen to the interview with Matt Romagna!...

Cadence & Nathan Mar27

Cadence & Nathan

Cadence and Nathan Burns are a brother and sister duo based out of Edmonton, Alberta. Their song “Not the Girl for You” is a sweet, laid-back blend of folk and country music. Cadence’s smooth vocals blended with Nathan’s deft dobro playing make this track the perfect...

Flying Penguin Man Mar26

Flying Penguin Man

Not much is known about this obscure musician from Tokyo that calls himself “Flying Penquin Man,” except for the fact that he has a knack for faithfully creating 60′s and 70′s style pop rock music. His John Lennon-esque vocal style and retro sounding recordings could...

Needshes Mar26

Needshes

Needshes is an indie rock band from Moscow comprised of members: Otto Salamov (vocals, acoustic guitar, keys, clarinet), Ilya Maksimov (guitars), Kirill Samsonov (bass guitar) and Andrew Kostikov (drums). Much of their material has a solid, driving, feel to it, however their track “I...

Synne Eileen Mar19

Synne Eileen

Norwegian Singer/Songwriter Synne Eilleen’s sweet sonic confections make you feel like you’re taking a bath in cotton candy. She’s got a voice that can talk a dog off a meat truck, and stage a presence that will put you in sugar shock! Synne formed the band “Synne Eileen and the Sunbeams” with fellow musicians from the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and have toured the U.K. and Norway. Her songs are brilliantly crafty pop gems with undeniably catchy melodies. Take a listen and you’ll agree that their upbeat and quirky flavor is the cure for any cloudy day.   Listen to the interview with...

Mathew Broughton Feb15

Mathew Broughton

Born out of the Santa Barbara, California coffeehouse scene, Mathew Broughton (aka MatieB) has an undeniably distinct sound. His songs serve up everything from gritty grooves to chilly introspection. Matie performs both as a solo act and with his band MatieB and the Coasters. Trying to describe his vocal style with words just doesn’t do him justice. Listen to his tracks and you’ll agree that this is one artist that just needs to be heard to be appreciated! Yes people, the curls in his hair are natural.   Listen to the interview with Mathew Brougton!...

Conquer It Jan09

Conquer It

Thinking about playing out for the first time? Check out this book on Amazon.com! Conquering the Coffeehouse is a beginner’s guide to help you successfully performing your music at open mics. Here are a few things you’ll learn from this book: • The benefits of performing at an open mic • How...