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Music Submission, shn shn

Artist or Band Name: 
shn shn

shn shn is the newest project from Black queer creator Shanika Maria as she dives into production, beat making and sound creation. In this space, she creates pulsing and meditative tracks with midi and live instruments, samples and her voice. The project focuses on exploration, experimentation, genre-mixing and self-directed practice.

shn shn releases her debut ambient pop EP “structura” - A collection of songs with cinematic overtones, lush vocals, and atmospheric noise taking you on a visceral journey. This diy album was produced, performed, arranged and partially mixed by herself​.

Music Submission, Jona Da King

Artist or Band Name: 
Jona Da King

Jona Da King is a hip-hop artist from Toronto, Ontario; based in Edmonton, Alberta. His sound has a diverse twist, and an old-school feel that tips the hat off to industry icons such as Nat King Cole, Little Richard,  J Hus, Flipp Dinero, Tory Lanez, Summer walker, Brent Faiyaz, Drake,  StormyZ  only to mention but a few. Jona developed a sound inspired by other influences, ranging from old-time jazz, down to rock, pop, and everything in between.

His tracks have a unique sound, which sets the bar higher in terms of passion and performance excellence. His voice embodies soul and truth, and his sound connects with listeners of all backgrounds. 

Music Submission, Survibers

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Artist or Band Name: 
Survibers
SURVIBERS is a collective of like-minded creatives who live, love and work
within music, yet they have found it necessary to create a space where raw
and fertile ideas are allowed to flourish. 
The trio are ex Berklee students Francis and Katrina King-Smith and Aniff Akinola.
Aniff has been in the Manchester music scene since the late 80s (Voodoo Ray, Kirsty MacColl). Francis  went to the Royal Northern College of Music and Chethams. He met his wife Katrina at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA and they have been writing music together for the past 8 years. She is originally from San Antonio, TX. 
 
The Survibers sonic canvas can be described as 'a socialist/left leaning blend of vocally hedonistic space invading trance-like musings welded to 'trip hop' beats interspersed with galactic jazz.

Music Submission, Survibers

Always
Artist or Band Name: 
Survibers
SURVIBERS is a collective of like-minded creatives who live, love and work within music, yet they have found it necessary to create a space where raw and fertile ideas are allowed to flourish. 
 
The trio are ex Berklee students Francis and Katrina King-Smith and Aniff Akinola.
Aniff has been in the Manchester music scene since the late 80s (Voodoo Ray, Kirsty MacColl). Francis  went to the Royal Northern College of Music and Chethams. He met his wife Katrina at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA
and they have been writing music together for the past 8 years. She is originally from San Antonio, TX. 
 
The Survibers sonic canvas can be described as 'a socialist/left leaning blend of vocally hedonistic space invading trance-like musings welded to 'trip hop' beats interspersed with galactic jazz.

Music Submission, Survibers

In Heaven
Artist or Band Name: 
Survibers
SURVIBERS is a collective of like-minded creatives who live, love and work within music, yet they have found it necessary to create a space where raw and fertile ideas are allowed to flourish. 
 
The trio are ex Berklee students Francis and Katrina King-Smith and Aniff Akinola.
Aniff has been in the Manchester music scene since the late 80s (Voodoo Ray, Kirsty MacColl). Francis  went to the Royal Northern College of Music and Chethams. He met his wife Katrina at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA
and they have been writing music together for the past 8 years. She is originally from San Antonio, TX. 
 
The Survibers sonic canvas can be described as 'a socialist/left leaning blend of vocally hedonistic space invading trance-like musings welded to 'trip hop' beats interspersed with galactic jazz.

Music Submission, Survibers

Toy Soliders
Artist or Band Name: 
Survibers
SURVIBERS is a collective of like-minded creatives who live, love and work within music, yet they have found it necessary to create a space where raw and fertile ideas are allowed to flourish. 
 
The trio are ex Berklee students Francis and Katrina King-Smith and Aniff Akinola.
Aniff has been in the Manchester music scene since the late 80s (Voodoo Ray, Kirsty MacColl). Francis  went to the Royal Northern College of Music and Chethams. He met his wife Katrina at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA
and they have been writing music together for the past 8 years. She is originally from San Antonio, TX. 
 
The Survibers sonic canvas can be described as 'a socialist/left leaning blend of vocally hedonistic space invading trance-like musings welded to 'trip hop' beats interspersed with galactic jazz.

Music Submission, Survibers

Artist or Band Name: 
Survibers
SURVIBERS is a collective of like-minded creatives who live, love and work
within music, yet they have found it necessary to create a space where raw
and fertile ideas are allowed to flourish. 
The trio are ex Berklee students Francis and Katrina King-Smith and Aniff Akinola.
Aniff has been in the Manchester music scene since the late 80s (Voodoo Ray, Kirsty MacColl). Francis  went to the Royal Northern College of Music and Chethams. He met his wife Katrina at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA and they have been writing music together for the past 8 years. She is originally from San Antonio, TX. 
 
The Survibers sonic canvas can be described as 'a socialist/left leaning blend of vocally hedonistic space invading trance-like musings welded to 'trip hop' beats interspersed with galactic jazz.

Belau

Belau
Budapest-based electronic pop outfit
Artist or Band Name: 
Belau
Playing on BBS Radio between talk shows
CD Information
Belau, CD titled, The Odyssey
CD Name: 
The Odyssey
Song Names: 
Wicked - ft. Antonia
You and I - ft. Szecsi Bobe

Music CD, Colour Wave, Belau

CD Information
Belau, CD titled, Colour Wave
CD Name: 
Colour Wave
Song Names: 
Risk It All feat Amahla

Music Submission, Cypress

Artist or Band Name: 
Cypress

Cypress is the indie folk, singer-songwriter project of Ben Higginbotham. Born in Dallas but based in LA, Ben was inspired by his childhood spent glued to the piano and listening to the crooning voices of Texas singer-songwriter legends like Ruthie Foster and Lyle Lovett to pursue his passion for music early on. 

Shortly after graduating from Berklee College of Music in 2017, Ben created Cypress — a soulful, emotional solo project reflective of his personal and professional growth. Evoking artists like Ray LaMontagne, Ben Howard, and Hozier, Cypress’ indie folk/folk rock sound is rich and textured yet melodic and straightforward — often weaving lyric-driven stories of relationships, family and coming-of-age with a reflective and nostalgic tone. With crisp, powerful lyrics and relatable, universal themes underlying each song, Cypress’ music shines in its smooth approachability and ease of listening.

Released in November 2018, Cypress’ first EP A Fine Line was recorded and produced in Austin, TX by longtime collaborator Taylor Tatsch. Cypress’ most recent single “Take Me Back” was produced by Floyd Fuji and released in August 2020.

Music Submission, Marc Delmay

Artist or Band Name: 
Marc Delmay

Marc delmay is a guitarplayer singer/songwriter originally from the Netherlands. He started to learn and play the guitar at the age of 16, and fell in love with making music ever since. Playing in various bands an in various styles, mostly as a lead guitarist in his early days as a musician, in mostly rock orientated bands. Now days he is traveling the world as a “troubadour”, playing mostly solo, containing cover songs as his own original songs from the ‘60ties, ‘70ties, 80tie and ‘90ties. A huge variety of pop/rocksongs to choose from, bands such as Lenny Krevits, Guns&Roses, Bon Jovi or Chilli Peppers. Songrequests are included, and all for your entertainment only.  So you just sit back relax, and enjoy this ride!!

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