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Synergy on Stage: 5 Leadership Tips for Band Leaders

Being in a band is one of the greatest experiences of your life. Whether you go all the way to superstar status or just be a hometown favorite, your days in the band can shape your entire future. This is one of the highlights of your life! As the leader of the band, your bandmates…

ASIAN ARTIST PERFORMING AT AN INTERNATIONAL LEVEL

It is without a doubt performer/designer Princess Long Long is a legend in the making. She has made amazing strides, not only with her exquisite voice but with her fashion sense. Since her debut at the Royal Italy’s Carnival Fashion Presentation in 2016 where she won first prize she has been unstoppable. Only recently did…

5 ways to Lose Weight Without Dieting

Losing weight will really help everyone with their health issues and most especially with their confidence. According to specialists, most people who lose weight increase their self-confidence. They don’t have to be anxious about their body when they’re in front of everyone, and best of all, they don’t have to feel insecure when comparing themselves…

Joe De Pro Runs With His own Namesake

Hip hop and rap artist Joe De Pro, has an EP “R.A.W.” out and about with a lot more to come from him. The next project will have a different sound than this he wants more and says with music comes growth. Joe De Pro takes time to discuss his EP “R.A.W.” with how he…

Daniel Zapata New Video “In My Dreams”

From Bogota, Colombia to Miami comes Latin pop singer/songwriter Daniel Zapata. This bilingual singer/songwriter/producer has made a name for himself with his own music as well as by collaborating with and producing other Latin pop recording artists. A disciplined musician since he started guitar lessons at the age of 12, as an entertainer he aims…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JULY 24, 2017

Orlando – ‘The Smoke Descends’ Mr. Mitch’s Gobstopper label follow a trio of blistering club records from Odeko, Tarquin and newcomer Lloyd SB with Orlando’s new four-tracker, ‘The Tide That Moves Me’. Formerly known as Orlando Volcano, the moniker under which he released his debut EP, ‘Complete Concrete’, with Liminal Sounds in the summer of…

What Does My Mattress Have to Do With My Health?

It’s not possible to enjoy sleep that is deep and rejuvenating when using a poor-quality mattress that misaligns your body. Sleep ergonomics can result in an improvement in both the quality and quantity of your sleep. The matter of proper alignment of your body might sound strange but is important nonetheless. Strange because you might…

Why Rapid Cleanup Is Essential After Flooding

Plumbing leaks, sewage backup, home appliance malfunctions, burst pipes, storms and heavy rain can cause water to get into your home or business. This may lead to numerous problems, including damaged floors, cracked foundations, rusty pipes and mold growth. Water damage can also result in major financial implications for homes and businesses. If water damage…

Sam Green and the Time Machine – ‘Which Way Left?’

Never let it be said that growing older is an impediment to creativity. Some have said that our imagination, as children, is like a wide tunnel gradually narrowing as we move through life. This, for some, may be true. It doesn’t apply to Sam Green. The Australian born singer, musician, and songwriter began exploring his…

Paul Kloschinsky – ‘Crime of Passion’

The latest album from Canadian singer/songwriter Paul Kloschinsky, Crime of Passion, continues burnishing his reputation as one of the finest singer/songwriter talents working in today’s indie scene. He’s a poet and recognized photographer who brings both a literary and cinematic aspect to the songwriting that’s welcome and artfully included. Kloschinsky sports a number of influences,…

KAZYAK – ‘Happy Camping’

Kazyak are an experimental-Americana group with a lot of potential because they mix the psychedelic with country and an 80s twist thrown in. This gives them an edge that isn’t widely engulfed yet, and puts them on the curve of what could be a genre worth keeping an ear to. Or, they don’t call it…

Lexie Rose – ‘Wrong’

Lexie Rose is a new young singer on the scene, she’s only seventeen, but she’s been recording since she was thirteen. She soon became popular on the L.A. club circuit, regularly playing popular spots, including The Echo, Hotel Café, Genghis Cohen, and the legendary Troubadour. She most recently played the prestigious Play Like A Girl…

Moe Green’s Eye – ‘Fast Radio Bursts Live EP’

Based in New York City, the band Moe Green’s Eye is out with a new live EP called “Fast Radio Bursts”. The first thing you probably notice is that the band has a very distinctive name. It’s a reference to the character Moe Greene in The Godfather. It specifically relates to the character’s gruesome, but…

Rosi Golan’s New Album ‘Collecting Bullets’ Out Now

Rosi Golan’s new album, Collecting Bullets, released last Friday, July 14. The six-track album marks Rosi’s return to her music career after a year-long hiatus in Paris, and is proof that taking a little time for one’s self can do wonders for not only the mind and body, but for the creative soul as well.…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JULY 17, 2017

ALBEE AL BARES SOFTER SIDE IN “LOVING YOU” Jersey City native, AlBee Al is known for his gritty street lyrics and his hustler spirit, both in and out of the studio. Just 3 years ago AlBee was facing 100 years in jail. After being acquitted for murder on all counts, Al has been putting all…

Dwight & Nicole “Wait”

Dwight & Nicole just released their powerful new single, “Wait,” on July 4th digitally, and the accompanying video is set for release on the morning of Monday, July 24th via the band’s social media pages. Folks may already recognize one half of Dwight & Nicole, as Nicole Nelson was a finalist on “The Voice” (season…

Keeping your Concert Cool: 5 Things to Remember at Your Next Show

Yes, it is all about the music and the experience, but there is some room for practicality. No one is saying that you should not be passionately involve in a performance. There is no harm in having a little fun after your concert, but preparation does not take much effort. The following are five things…

Triple Goddess New Video “Born to Raise Hell”

Some say rock and roll died long ago, but one listen to the toe curling sonic energy of South Jersey quartet Triple Goddess and you’ll know it’s alive and here to stay. Drummer Bobby Andrews and guitarist/vocalist Frank Sacco had been playing in prior musical ventures since 2010, and while other members came and went…

Bay Area’s Eye’z Gives Back To The Community

Eye’z is talented singer, pianist, and actress in the San Francisco area. She began singing and performing at the young age of. She went on to study music, piano, and acting at fine art schools across the bay area. Eye’z records her own music and in addition to that she supports other artists. When she…

How Musicians Make Sure Their Instruments Stay Safe When Moving

As a musician, your instrument is your livelihood. You might even feel as if your instrument is an extension of yourself. It is important to ensure that your musical instrument is carefully packed, stored and transported when moving. Follow these four tips to keep your instruments safe when relocating. Clean the Instrument before the Move…

Brandon James the Native of Chicago’s Terrain

Brandon James an R&B artist native to Chicago, has become a household namesake within his area. Taking his sights set to high on breaking into the main stream music scene with not one but two releases for this year. Brandon has already released “The Divine Collection” with a follow-up in the works set for release…

Big Paul E

A former member of Menace to Society and Smoove Villains, Big Paul E has been around the block when it comes to the hip hop scene. In ’95 he decided it was time for him to go solo and from then on out he’s been churning out rhymes including 2010’s SEEDS which will be re-released…

Ozzie Melendez

Behind every hit song is a team of talented writers, producers and studio musicians. One of them being Ozzie Melendez. He has worked behind the scenes with artists such as Jessica Simpson and Marc Anthony. Now he’s switching gears and focusing on his own thing, a style of music that fuses together the ways of…

Danny Gee-Goju

Danny Gee must be fully heard before making any attempt to describe his music and know what specific genres are really going on. It’s a lot when you break it all down, and I find the most dominant to be reggae and comedy. But he goes into soundscapes, shows some singer-songwriter prowess, and even proves…

DOHKE

Looking at the word “liuto” would confuse most, as it’s not one of the more common instruments known round the world. Saying though it’s in the mandolin family starts to reveal the style and sound it can convey. A sound and style that DOHKE, Atsuo learned over time for a variety of reasons. Today his…

Luckydabo$$

Luckydabo$$ is originally from the Ivory Coast which is in West Africa. The Ivory Coast is a nation that speaks French. As a young kid, Yovan aka Luckydabo$$ played a few roles in small movies in school and performed as a music artist a few times on stage. Luckydabo$$ has a unique style and he…

Robert Miller Project Grand Slam – ‘The PGS Experience’

The PGS Experience gives you exposure to great musical compositions, which enhances your music interests and re-energizes you brilliantly. Project Grand Slam, the celebrated and popular Jazz Rock Fusion band led by Robert Miller, has released its latest album ‘The PGS Experience’. Being the 5th album of the band, there were several speculations and expectations…

ASIAN ARTIST CROSSES BOUNDRIES WITH FUSION OF CHINESE AND LATIN MUSIC

For the past decade artists from the East have begun to gain a foothold in the States exposing their vast talents to the world. Examples of such individuals are Feifei Yang, Princess Long Long, Camilla Cheung and others. Among these talented people is another artist who dares to combine two musical genres and make them…

Lindsey Harper – ‘New Game’

Up and comers some can make it while others just lack it. In the case of Linsey Harper, she has shared the stage with the likes of Michele Bublé, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber, Bruno Mars, and Adam Lambert, among many others. Plus has made an appearance on The People’s Choice Awards, Ellen DeGeneres, Good Morning…

R-Wan “Sexual Chemistry” ft. Farah Ash

The DJ of the future, R-Wan is rising to the top of everyone’s playlist. From clubs to festivals, he is known for his unforgettable performances. His collaborations with renowned artists like Snoop Dogg and Fatman Scoop are testimony to his talent. Listeners can’t help but dance to his electronic rhythm and contagious beat. https://www.facebook.com/djrwanofficial/ R-Wan…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JULY 14, 2017

Marie Miller Releases New Music Video “Glitter Gold” Glitter Gold is off Marie’s most recent album Letterbox and recently premiered on AXS on July 6. Marie Miller is not like most artists, her song writing capabilities go above and beyond the norm, from telling personal stories to using classical literature for inspiration, she truly has…

Maxwell Powers – ‘Death (It Feels Alright)’

Maxwell Powers had determined to make something of himself one night back in 2011, when his career starred off. Since then, he has made YouTube videos combining synth driven indie pop music with no budget filming to tell the stories of life, love, and the existential crisis on occasions. This would go on to gain…

SuperGlu New Video ‘Welcome Home’

SuperGlu are a four-piece formed in Britian’s smallest town, Manningtree. But far from being beset by any small-town mentality, SuperGlu arrive with big ideas, a big sound and an anthemic pop punk banger in new single, Welcome Home, through Communion Records as part of their Singles Club. The band consists of brothers Benjamin and Alex…

Sarantos – ‘Pause’

Sarantos crafts a perfect deep house track with the poppy “Pause”. Elegantly executed, the song’s melody is downright infectious. Layer upon layer of sound come together to create a perfect streaming kind of psychedelic. Right at the very heart of the song are the vocals, with Sarantos singing with a heightened sense of passion. His…

Sewing Mistakes To Avoid

Sewing is a wonderful hobby to keep yourself occupied. It is an excellent way to make a living too if you know your way around blogging and vlogging. However, most of us struggle with small but significant sewing mistakes that can ruin your Patron Couture completely. This also depletes the value of the item. Here,…

Pursuing God Through Music

Reaching God through music is an accepted practice in most religions. Music has enormous powers of stirring emotions, and the Bible has numerous instances of using music to thank and praise God. That music has a close connection to religion and worship, especially to Christians, bears evidence in The Old Testament. There is mention of…

Don Rousell – ‘My Wife and Girlfriend (Feat. Shane Regel)’

Don Rousell is truly an artist. He’s primarily an electric bass player and if you ask…he’ll tell you that “I dabble on the piano a little”. Which is where he writes, arranges and composes most of his music. Don’s interest is all over the place. This is what makes him an artist and definitely an…

Hot Shot Kixxx New Video “The Devil Inside”

The arts and entertainment hub of West Texas, El Paso is home to numerous music festivals and has a thriving local music scene. The city’s latest export is four-piece rock band Hot Shot Kixxx. Juan Villalobos (vocals, bass, guitar) met Lorenzo Corral (guitar, bass) in middle school, and Josh Phillips (guitar, bass) in college at…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JULY 13, 2017

Sarantos Releases A New Dance Music Video For The Summer Song “PAuse” Sarantos new pop dance music video “PAuse” encourages fans from all around the world to listen to their favorite song all summer long. Summer is here in full bloom. Every single person on the planet has a favorite song, one they play repeatedly.…