Tag Archives | New York indie music

Ryan Sutherland - Sutherland

Ryan Sutherland – Sutherland – Review

Ryan Sutherland is a singer/songwriter based in Rochester, NY. Primarily incorporating elements of folk and blues, his new self-titled effort finds him expanding his sonic palette considerably. Not only is his slide playing more prevalent than on his previous release, he has also taken the plunge to become a one-man band, simultaneously providing drums along […]

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Resolver - Playground

Resolver – Playground – Review

NYC-based Resolver is the indie brainchild of Brendan Cavanagh. On his 2018 full-length Playground, Cavanagh explores his sonic palette in full, providing listeners with a dense, beautiful soundscape in which one can easily get lost. Cavanagh plays almost every instrument and also contributes to the production side of things, with additional contributions by Stephanie Griffith […]

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All Poets and Heroes

All Poets and Heroes – Cruel – Review

An indie rock quintet from Syracuse, NY, All Poets And Heroes channels all the feelings with its warm blend of acoustic and electronic timbres. Formed in 2015, the group features singer-guitarist Rob McCall, guitarist-backing vocalist Corey Jordan, guitarist-keyboardist Zack Fitzgerald, drummer Rob Zaccaria, and bassist Brian Modafferi. All Poets And Heroes released its debut EP […]

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Ben Rauch

Ben Rauch – Featured Artist

Ben Rauch is a unique individual. He is an actor, comedian and musician. His music has sort of a comedic twist that you don’t see very often. When I saw his submission I felt he was a perfect choice to be a featured artist. His most popular song to date is “The Emoji Song” and […]

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Gianna Alessi - On It

Gianna Alessi – On it – Review

Pop music lives! Even in the big apple. New York City recording artist Gianna Alessi offers up sultry pop sensations on her latest single “On It.” This song is best described as guilty pleasure pop meets soulful vocal prowess. She offers the best of both worlds. One part Spice Girl, one part Mariah Carey. And […]

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Stephanie Jeannot - Breakthrough

Stephanie Jeannot – Breakthrough – Review

Stephanie Jeannot’s remixed “Breakthrough” is a groovy single that preaches positivity and optimism. The New York City-based singer/songwriter features Jazz E Matt on this funky little tune that will get your feet movin’ and your soul shinin’. Stephanie Jeannot – Breakthrough The structure of the song is fairly traditional, beginning with the intro and arriving […]

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The Noble Kind Featured Artist

The Noble Kind – Featured Artist

The Noble Kind is a band that we’ve reviewed a few times in the past here and here. I’ve always been impressed with not only their simple alternative sound but also their approach to their music. At first, I thought the best thing about the band was their songs. They don’t have super slick recordings […]

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Lillimure

Lillimure – Featured Artist

Lillimure is one of those standout artists. She submitted free on our website, and when I saw her video for her song “Something” I was hooked. It’s rare that I reach out to an artist immediately after hearing only one song and offer them a featured artist slot. This girl deserves it. Lillimure – Featured […]

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