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Alejandro Woodson takes us into his deepest fantasy with, ‘Dark Dream’

With a punchy beat and an assertive vocal output that might cause many sparks to fly, Alejandro Woodson takes us on a wild journey to show us how much he loves his true partner in life with the electric new single, ‘Dark Dream‘.

Alejandro Woodson is a Columbia, South Carolina-born, Atlanta, Georgia-based indie alternative singer-songwriter who at the age of just 5 years old, knew what he wanted to do in life.

Freshman year of college is when he decided that he wanted to make music his career after spending more time in his room practising, rather than going to class.” ~ Alejandro Woodson

Engaging us from the first second with a speaker-sizzling single to radiate your senses awake, Alejandro Woodson guides us through this movie-like story, to belt out a really delightful effort for anyone who needs inspiration on how it should be done.

His influences are Jimi Hendrix, David Bowie, the Beatles, James Brown, Prince, Stevie wonder and Tito Puente.” ~ Alejandro Woodson

Dark Dream‘ from Columbia, South Carolina-born indie alternative singer-songwriter Alejandro Woodson shows us a vivid imagination that just wants to kiss tenderly and get close all night. The energy is late-night here and loaded with passionate vocals that take you excitedly into his romance-packed world, that has his eyes alive with possibilities. This is a track that will have you look deeper inside your soul, to see whether you will tell your crush how you feel, or if you will stay silent forever.

Listen up to this new single on Spotify.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Becky Raisman gazes into those kind eyes on the tender lover’s anthem, ‘Hypnotized’

After keeping it sweet with her much-liked single from 2020 called ‘Summertime Sugar’, Becky Raisman senses that she can tell all her secrets to this genuine human with dazzling eyes that make her open up her deepest stories on the latest single, ‘Hypnotized‘.

Becky Raisman is a Mount Pleasant, South Carolina-based alt-pop solo singer-songwriter who is also a Columbia College Chicago graduate who continues to evolve and hone her sound into something truly her own.

I even recorded at Omnisound studios in Nashville and Charleston sound studios.” ~ Becky Raisman

Thrilling our minds with the picture of two kind hearts connecting in that special way that causes butterflies to frolic so joyously, Becky Raisman fearlessly lets us into her life as she looks to find that all-important contentment than shall set you free forever.

Hypnotized‘ from Mount Pleasant, South Carolina-based alt-pop solo singer-songwriter Becky Raisman, is a loved-up release from a young woman who has stars in her eyes. She sees someone who truly gets her and showers her with those sweet kisses that makes her blush, as she hopes that this will be the start of something rather special.

Life is all about finding that partner who makes you hot under the collar, as you both hold hands without the need to say anything at all.

Hear this charming release on her Spotify and see more news of upcoming releases via Facebook.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Chris Holly addresses the ghosting phenomenon on his new release, ‘LOST$FOUND’

Slashing a tire loudly to get our attention once and for all, Chris Holly makes an impressive return with his new single that so many will find strangely familiar on, ‘LOST$FOUND‘.

Chris Holly is a Charleston, South Carolina-based indie-rock artist, music producer, artist manager, and activist who is loving the solo musician life after many years in various bands.

After starting his career on the Sunset Strip in Hollywood, involving himself with Hair bands and the Thrash Metal scene, Chris Holly has garnered years of experience in the industry.” ~ Chris Holly

Breaking a branch to vent out some frustration and turning up the volume to make sure that we are wide awake, Chris Holly shows us that underground rock music is brewing rather intriguingly with another true-life story that will shake up your mood with his special blend of gritty music to learn from.

LOST$FOUND‘ from Charleston, South Carolina-based indie-rock artist Chris Holly, is a terrific new single that features his signature raw vocals that slam directly into the deepest part of your soul. This is a track that brings some important topics that have somehow seeped into our consciousness when they shouldn’t even exist. Life is surely about clear communication and making that natural connection, not being stuck behind a screen like you aren’t important at all.

Hear his new track on Spotify and see more of his life on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Mike Freund urges us to relax and let things flow naturally with ‘Breathe’

After encountering so much bad luck early on in his music career with a serious accident after his first gig and having his recording equipment stolen soon afterwards, Mike Freund shakes off all the previous doubt and is in a chilled mood with his latest single ‘Breathe‘.

Mike Freund is a Charleston, South Carolina-based, New Jersey-born indie blues/rock solo singer-songwriter who performs with a gritty and likeable style.

His first full-length solo album, Toe The Line, was a hit with bloggers, and since his latest album, And Now You Know, released this past summer, he’s racking up the views, the fans, and the love.” ~ Mike Freund

With a candid vocal performance that simmers nicely as you take a moment to relax for a minute in this overly-fast world, the hard-working Mike Freund sends us a heartfelt reminder that to be successful during these times you also need to find time to have a bit of fun otherwise your whole soul will be suffocated in toxic stress.

Breathe‘ from the brave Charleston, South Carolina-based, New Jersey-born indie blues/rock solo singer-songwriter Mike Freund, is the true story that we all needed to hear. The world is so fast and there are many alleys that can take your attention away when you should just keep things in perspective. Life is about enjoyment too, and stressing never seems to help anyway.

Listen to this new single on Spotify and see more on the IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

It All Comes Back Around: Charleston rocker Chris Holly tells us to not be afraid on ‘Don’t’

After sharing the stage with all-time legends such as Pantera and Slayer back in the day when he was in the hardcore thrash metal scene, Chris Holly shows the world his growing mellowness on his new single that navigates us through the road of life on ‘Don’t‘.

Chris Holly is a Charleston, South Carolina-based indie-rock artist, producer, manager, and activist, who is a highly experienced musician that has found his niche as a solo musician after many years in various bands.

Featuring gritty vocals that have your eager veins pulsating with utmost excitement, we feel the full strength of Chris Holly showing us the way to a better way of thinking. There is much to like about a highly respected underground legend who has reinvented himself, as he coats our speakers with a quality track to play loud in our awaiting ears.

Don’t‘ from the Charleston, South Carolina-based indie-rock solo singer-songwriter and music producer Chris Holly, is a superbly-performed single that has you feeling in a buoyant mood. With so many gloomy people out there waiting for you to fail so that they can feel better about themselves, this is an uplifting message that urges you to carry on with your path, as long as it comes with genuine intentions.

This is an extremely motivating track that will have you reaching for your goals, no matter who tries to doubt you from succeeding.

Stream this new track on YouTube and see more via the IG page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Seasons Change: South Carolina-based RnB singer-songwriter Teddy Bryant feels the cool breeze on ‘Autumn Love’

In The Beginning by Teddy Bryant

Released from his label NBN (Nothing But Net) Records, Teddy Bryant feels like things are only going to get better as he holds his lover really tight to provide warmth on ‘Autumn Love‘.

Teddy Bryant is a well-known South Carolina, USA-based RnB/soul singer-songwriter, music producer and multi-instrumentalist.

Following dynamic musical years playing local shows with his Contemporary Jazz band Urbyne (since 1998), and releasing a Neo-Soul album in 2012 as Moonlight Ora, Bryant now presents his first solo album. The son of a Jazz musician, Bryant began learning the piano from an early age, his natural talent for melodic and harmonic compositions didn’t go unnoticed for long.” ~ Teddy Bryant

Teddy Bryant is on top form with a stupendously quality performance that will have you telling your friends about this truly magnetic artist who sings with such joy from his lungs. There is much to love about such a real talent who seems to have the world at his feet, as he brings so much class into a genre that needs as many role models as possible.

Autumn Love‘ from the soulfully aware South Carolina, USA-based RnB/soul singer-songwriter, music producer and multi-instrumentalist Teddy Bryant, is a loving song about showing your lover that you are there for them no matter what the storms around. Performed with wonderful energy and packed with smoothly-tipped vocals that will have you turning up the volume to hear so much clearer, this is a track that is carefully wrapped with that rare true beauty and romance.

Hear this hand-clapping new single on Bandcamp and follow his journey on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Gonna Be Alright: South Carolina rapper Oz The God shows us the dangerous streets filled with way too much ‘Pain’

As he loads up the guns with the fearsome crew who are only looking to exact revenge on the foolish enemies who took out a close friend with horrifying brutality, Oz The God shows us inside the real-life moves that are strapped bloodily with only excruciating ‘Pain‘.

Oz The God aka Lamar Reid, is a Greenwood, South Carolina-based indie hip-hop artist and sound engineer who raps with a true representation and gratefulness of being alive after almost passing away a few years back.

He was shot in April of 2018 during a drive-by and survived a collapsed lung and broken rib from being shot in the back, which doctors said was a miracle he lived and was able to walk.” ~ Oz The God

Oz The God shows us his determined outlook to life with a quick-fire loaded single which has your mind alert and your soul feeling rather anxious, at all the hate in several parts of the world when they should be just peace and love everywhere.

Pain‘ from the courageous Greenwood, South Carolina-based indie hip-hop artist and sound engineer Oz The God, is such an honest track about not taking anything for granted in life. After almost being buried and ultimately bed-stricken for a while due to senseless hate, he has chosen to rise up and take charge of things moving forward. Rapped with a movie-like edge that might shock many who have chosen to close their eyes before – this is a full-blooded track all about staying tough – when the odds are stacked against you.

Hear this deep new track on Spotify and see more via his IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Palm Of My Hands: South Carolina rapper Elon White is in the zone with excellent new single ‘Off My Conscious’

As he rolls up to forget the past and lights the blunt to soothe the pain, Elon White is at his best with a new track all about knowing that the path you are taking now is the right one with ‘Off My Conscious‘.

Elon White is a highly promising South Carolina, USA-based indie hip-hop artist who makes tightly packed flows that have you promptly impressed with his lyrical ability.

Influenced by greats such as Andre 3000, Nas, and Kendrick Lamar, Elon has always had a passion for poetry and music all his life but started taking music seriously in the last year with his first EP release “Genesis” on June 16th.” ~ Elon White

Elon White delivers yet again with a spark-filled track that has you bobbing your head like a lifebuoy in the clear blue sea. Each melody has been expertly made – and he shows such growing greatness – to be the best he can possibly be in this fickle game that is only for the strong-minded.

Off My Conscious‘ from the South Carolina-based indie rapper Elon White, is that precisely projected message that so many of us have undergone before. You were in something that was so astonishing but things ended abruptly, so you decided to take time off to really heal your inestimable soul properly for the next romantic experience. Rapped by one of the more exciting artists to come on the scene in the past few years, this is an intelligent track from a conscious artist who knows how to get what he wants out of life.

Hear this top new single via Spotify and see more on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Run It Up: Soulful South Carolina rapper Young Jay invests the bills on ‘Mama 2nd Backbone’

Taken off his recently released eight-track album named ‘Grown Man Confessions(Laid-back Version), Young Jay shows love to the one who he truly cares for as he builds up those finances to truly blossom with freedom on ‘Mama 2nd Backbone‘.

Shamar Harrison aka Young Jay, is a dance impersonator, music producer and indie hip-hop artist who is based in Manning, South Carolina.

After purely focusing on singles before, it feels like he is on a life-altering mission to move up a few notches and shows much growth on this mature new single.

With cleanly painted raps that has your mind wrapped vividly into the true story about looking after someone so important that needs you, he flows on a busting beat that has you thinking rather introspectively about your own journey in life. That helping hand you are providing in the time of need, is the only way to look into the mirror with an honest smile after all.

Mama 2nd Backbone‘ from the Sumter, South Carolina-born, Manning, South Carolina-based indie rapper Young Jay, is a track all about showing appreciation for the woman who raised him right. He could of got involved in gangs and found that easy money, but stayed straight and wants to do things the correct way for that long-lasting success.

Made with an assured tone – this is an uplifting release all about doing it his way and avoiding the noise – that will ultimately end up being the road to true success.

Hear this new track on Audiomack and see more news on his IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Dance On Me: South Carolina rapper RaSean Parks wants her to get low on ‘Lottie the Body’

Produced by Ashton Harris, RaSean Parks enthusiastically brings the new pop-it-like-its-hot club single to heat up our windows, on his new exotic release all about truly appreciating her performance on stage with ‘Lottie the Body‘.

KP Baby aka RaSean Parks, is a self-assured Columbia, South Carolina-based indie hip-hop artist and music producer. He is an exciting musician who raps with a freedom that eludes many, as he shows us what he gets up to on the weekends, and with life in general on each one of his tracks.

This is the sensual story of being in the club and showing love to the dance-skilled stripper on stage who has caught RaSean’s eye. She impresses him so much with her body-shaking skills, as he feels like each weekend is going to be a good one in her company.

On a quick-fire beat that has your head nodding, this is a new single performed with a real intention and the lyrics open up the door so we are let into the members area, as he gets his wallet out and shows that he might be her biggest fan at the moment.

Lottie the Body‘ from the confident Columbia, South Carolina-based rapper RaSean Parks, shows us a man who has a massive crush with a gorgeous woman who certainly knows her moves. A late-night track all the way, this is a speaker bass-filler that ramps up your mood salaciously – as you enter his world of desire – for this highly trained dancer, who is clearly on fire tonight.

Hear this new audio on YouTube and see more news on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen