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Missing You: Sammm avoided the red flags and still feels their unwanted presence on ‘Mess That You Made Me’

As she recollects the vision of their bright green eyes that were so striking and let her into a door she wishes was closed, Sammm is in phenomenal form with a true story about a past love that still bites at you like a crafty spider on ‘Mess That You Made Me‘.

Sammm is a buoyant indie-pop solo musician and cat lover from Nashville, Tennessee. She makes that true life music all about love, life and finding yourself in this rather complicated world.

With a contemplative glimpse at a circumstance, she wished didn’t exist in her kind memory, Sammm projects a precise picture of where her life is right now on the sweetly-voice ‘Mess That You Made Me‘. There is much to love about someone who is totally equitable about what happened before – and just wants to move on from this disturbing experience – to float happily into friendlier waters.

Mess That You Made Me‘ from the highly promising indie-pop solo musician from Nashville, Tennessee Sammm, is a simply sweet song about a broken heart that is still trying to heal. Time hasn’t been kind and you are so frustrated at yourself for being caged in a manipulative relationship for so long, as you urge to move on but just can’t seem to at the moment. Sung with a youthful tone that sparks up your inquisitive ears, this is an artist who sings with a rare soulful style that is remarkably alluring.

Time should heal all but sometimes, you just need to find that special heart that will help you forget the past.

Hear this thrilling new single on Spotify and see more via her exciting IG page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Blue Like Your Eyes: Annie Scherer bravely finds her sight again on ‘Elevate’

After writing this supremely compelling song 4 years ago, Annie Scherer flies free on the self-healing single that has her in prime form on a track about breathing properly again called ‘Elevate‘.

Annie Scherer is a small-town Voorheesville, New York-born, Nashville, Tennessee-based indie classically-trained pianist, guitarist and soulfully advanced jazzy/soul singer-songwriter.

Combining her love for rock n’ roll classics, such as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, and alternative artists like Lana Del Rey and Lorde, she fuses strong lyrics with haunting melodies.” ~ Annie Scherer

Annie Scherer shines so brightly with her crystal clear vocal ability that is absolutely mesmerizing at times. She has the exceptional ability to truly transfix your imagination and take you into her beautifully created art, which is such a blessing to be intertwined inside.

Elevate‘ from the Voorheesville, New York-born, Nashville, Tennessee-based indie pianist, guitarist and singer-songwriter Annie Scherer is such a stunning experience from a courageous young woman who can see and feel clearly again. She sounds so reinvigorated and relieved that she found her soul again, after drifting away into the darkness due to a traumatic moment that almost took her down forever. This is a wonderful single which has clearly been made with so much love and is a truly inspirational release, from such a genuine artist who sings with such a rare class.

Check out this brand new single on Spotify and see more via the IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Those Skies Above: Memphis band Dream Crusher Hope Smasher look to the heavens for inspiration on ‘Grey Foxes’

Vertebrate Moves by Dream Crusher Hope Smasher

Taken off their engrossing 5-track EP which has been bone-chillingly named Vertebrate Moves, Dream Crusher Hope Smasher are quite absorbing on their remember-this-day new single called ‘Grey Foxes‘.

Dream Crusher Hope Smasher is a high-octane synth-rock band performing with a real purpose, who is from Memphis, Tennessee.

A mash-up of misadventure, mid-life crisis and potentially credit score lowering musical algorithms, Dream Crusher Hope Smasher is the sum of its parts.” ~ Dream Crusher Hope Smasher

You feel the insides of your awaiting core take you to a place you couldn’t have expected before, as the flourishing vocals are so crisply toned like a toasted sandwich made just right. The saucy soundscape has been made with just the right flavour too, as you feel a sudden warmth wrap all over you to help you build up the previously lost energy.

Grey Foxes‘ from the Memphis, Tennessee-based indie synth-rock act Dream Crusher Hope Smasher, is a thrilling experience that is all about making it through whatever struggles you are going through. You can either sit back and let everything go through you or take a step forward to reach those goals you have set for yourself. This is a movie-type soundtrack that has been made with such elegance that it shines through all over your awaiting soul to embrace lovingly, just as those great songs do.

Hear this fine new single via Bandcamp and see more on the IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

If I Could Only Make You Mine: The Kindest People show us why it really matters on ‘Wedding Day’

Formally a surf rock act that skillfully rode the sea-filled waves trying to catch the best barrels imaginable, The Kindest People show us their growing maturity on their latest single called ‘Wedding Day‘.

The Kindest People is a four-piece Johnson City, Tennessee-based indie garage rock outfit. Featuring intricate solos through guitar and drums, this is a ravishing track from a band who certainly know how to wake you up from any previously drowsy sleep-infused naps.

The band combines slick, catchy melodies with a large variety of instrumentation in order to frankenstein their own unique sound of rock and roll.” ~ The Kindest People

There is so much passion and introspection wrapped inside this tasty sandwich of an experience, with rampaging riffs to nibble on ravenously. The pace is high tempo all the way with no let ups, as you gaze outside and think deeply about your own path to that altar.

Wedding Day‘ from the Johnson City, Tennessee-based indie garage rock band The Kindest People, rockets through your sleepy eyes and helps us face our fears one at a time. This is a hard-hitting song about wondering through this special day for so many, and wondering whether it will actually happen with the right person for you. Sung with a heartfelt velocity that spins a web of spidery reflective poison into your mind for an instant, this is a terrific effort from such a criminally underrated band.

Hear this new single on Spotify and see more stories on their IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Just Listen: B’rael brings us a romantic track for all those in love with ‘This Song’

With a fast-paced flow and sweetly-tipped feelings of sensual romance brewing like a deliciously warm cup of coffee together in the morning while you cuddle close, B’rael brings us his latest track all about being totally honest about your true feelings with ‘This Song‘.

B’rael is a Jacksonville, North Carolina-based, Chattanooga, Tennessee-born indie Hip-Hop artist, former soldier, appliance store owner and poet.

This is the story of love and how it can bring you closer and closer, as your clear eyes glint like a spark in the sky. You feel the loving emotions here with a smoothly cut ambiance that is perfect for those late nights – when the candles are lit – and the hearts fluttering like its the first time you have ever kissed. This is the perfect track to play when you want to express yourself, to that person who you truly care for.

This Song‘ from North Carolina-based indie rapper and poet B’rael, is a well-rapped single all about how the royalty can rise when two souls are joined as one team. This is that lets-work-together-experience to make sure that what you have can last forever, as you gaze into each others eyes and never forget that love can indeed last if you keep things simple.

Hear this terrific new release on Spotify and check out the IG music page for more info.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Pressed Within My Feet: Madeleine Bradford is grateful for her life on ‘Wisteria’

With a supremely ear-warming sweet voice and that genuine energy which blossoms all over this peaceful new single, Madeleine Bradford sings with such love and understanding on ‘Wisteria‘.

Madeleine Bradford is a seventeen-year-old Nashville, Tennessee-based indie alternative folk singer-songwriter. She makes the type of meaningful music that calms your rapid heartbeat down, as she takes us on a journey through finding her purpose in this rather odd world.

At its core, this song is about growth, healing, and the knowledge that gratitude and pain can often coexist; pain doesn’t translate to a lack of gratitude, and gratitude doesn’t translate to a lack of pain. The exploration of these interwoven complexities was of great interest to me when writing this song, and I sincerely hope that it resonates.” ~ Madeleine Bradford

Wisteria‘ from the youthful Nashville, Tennessee-based indie alt-folk singer-songwriter Madeleine Bradford, shows us a gloriously talented musician with the world at her feet. She is clearly self-aware and knows that life is about living, not regretting. With a smooth vocal ambiance which leaves you beaming from ear to ear, she has a relaxing energy that takes you to a place in time where stress doesn’t exist.

Being grateful for what you have first, is always a good place to start so you may truly grow.

Hear this new track on Spotify and see more on the IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Crashing Waves: Nashville EDM artist Aleigha Kely finds her wondrous mental flow with ‘Moons’

As she looks up to see that beautiful sky that is guiding her to that self-enlightening world she so seeks, Aleigha Kely smoothly saunters through the smoke of the world to reach the ‘Moons‘.

Aleigha Kely is an exciting Nashville, Tennessee-based indie EDM artist. She has a stunning vocal ability that seems to float into your awaiting soul with much love attached.

Originally from Grand Rapids MI, she started writing music when she was fifteen and went on to study music performance at Millikin University.” ~ Aleigha Kely

This is the message of doing something about feeling so low with all the pressures of life bringing you down and depressed, as you seek a break from it all. Finding peace is the quest and looking after your body through the calming streams that can lift up your soul to higher levels of happiness, to put you in a much better place than before.

Sung with a real grace and a stunning confidence, there is so much to love here from a truly sensational artist who it feels like is at the peak of her powers. She has an electric style that seems to mesh so perfectly with the punchy beat – as she takes us for a sun-lit ride into the right path to take – in this rather confusion-filled world.

Moons‘ from the wonderfully promising Nashville, Tennessee-based indie EDM solo artist Aleigha Kely, is a supremely fascinating single packed full of dazzling vocals and mood-changing ambiance. This is a top track to close your eyes to so you can fully immerse yourself into the calming ocean, away from the sprawling city streets that can take away your valuable soul if you let it.

Finding peace in the healing salt water first, is the only way to be able to look upwards and feel totally free again.

Hear this fine new single on Spotify and see more news on her IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Wish Someone Would Take My Place: The wonderfully authentic Savanna Leigh takes a second to breathe on ‘Girl Underneath’

After the massive success of her delightful five-track debut EP called ‘Changes‘, Savanna Leigh is quite sublime on her latest single called ‘Girl Underneath‘.

Savanna Leigh is a highly motivated Brandon, Florida-born, Nashville, Tennessee-based indie pop artist and model with a massive future. She sings with delightful elegance on each chord and takes you to a happier place.

Girl underneath” is a song about learning how to take time to really focus on yourself, to slow down, just breathe and figure out what you need whether it’s emotionally or physically. Prioritizing yourself.” ~ Savanna Leigh

After being inspired by her Dad who was a touring country artist who used to sing with her sister Lexi, you feel her mature attitude shine through like a calming breeze, as this is exactly what she wants to do.

Each note is made with a real class and superlative style, as you wrap inside her intoxication aura and let her music heal all of your self-doubts away. The glorious visuals only enhances her message, as she looks to move away from the suffocating crowds to focus on what is truly important. Getting away from those sticky clubs that can damage innocent souls and take you down tempting paths you should avoid, is a move that this smart young artist has certainly realized.

I moved to Nashville when I was 18 to pursue music full time but I have been involved in it my whole life.” ~ Savanna Leigh

Girl Underneath‘ from the twenty years-young business-savvy and fashionable Nashville, Tennessee-based indie pop solo artist and model Savanna Leigh, is an outstanding single from a clearly talented multi-creative. Her luscious vocals are so smooth and filled with an ear-shaking experience, that has your whole inspired body asking for more.

With a true message of telling yourself to slow down and look after your inner soul for a while, this is easily one of the best singles from 2021 so far. Her realness and quality shines through the dark clouds of this rather odd world, as that true genuine energy is so hard to find these days.

Hear this charming new single on her Spotify and see more via her IG music page.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Money Talk: Emerging Tennessee rapper Kalaniwealth drops debut single ‘Pussy Sing’

As she rises from the back room right onto the main stage, Kalaniwealth has been waiting to explore her music desires and fires in hot with the raunchy debut track which will surely have you blushing on ‘Pussy Sing‘.

Kalaniwealth is a confident Nashville, Tennessee-based female rapper. She makes that honest vibration that is exciting and totally honest, as she knows exactly where her goals and fantasies are hidden.

This is the story all about telling it how it is, as she feels like now is the perfect time to release her first track. She has been building up for this specific moment and takes us for a wild ride, through her vivid imagination on a sweat-inducing song with a speaker-pounding beat.

Each line is dropped with some aplomb – as she skillfully caresses the mic with such a purposeful abandon – which leaves you in no doubt of her cheeky intentions. She is doing things the best way she knows how to and sees herself as an underrated emcee, with so much hunger you can feel it in each booty-powered verse.

Pussy Sing‘ from the new Nashville, Tennessee-based hip-hop artist Kalaniwealth, is a hot-blooded affair as she takes us through the naughty story of dancing just the way she likes it, as she heartily seeks someone who can fulfill all her deepest cravings.

With a fresh mindset and containing charm for days, she is oozing mainstream appeal and certainly has the rap skills to match her lofty ambitions.

Hear this new single on Spotify and see more news via the IG music channel.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

I Can’t Explain: Wonderful Huntsville singer Sarah J wants to fall back into their caring arms when she’s ‘Home’

Released as part of her beautifully elegant four-piece debut EP called ‘Miss J‘, Sarah J sings so sweetly on her lovely new single all about finding herself as a doorstep that makes her feel complete on ‘Home‘.

Sarah J aka Sarah Johnson, is a highly promising eighteen years young Huntsville, Alabama-born and raised, sometimes Nashville, Tennessee-based, indie alt-soul/pop/country singer-songwriter and pianist instructor. She shows us her soulfully authentic music with a warm effect that has your body glowing in delight, as you feel like you are listening to someone who is inspiring and humble.

I hope that everyone who has been able to listen receives a special message from my songs. Whether it is empowerment, sadness, regret, passion, or just good vibes, I appreciate you all for listening.” – Sarah J

As she wonders deeply if they will stay together this time – she tries her best to work out the journey – but just wants to be calm and be together without too many questions. Her heart isn’t quite made up on which path to take, but she knows that they make her feel relaxed which is where she needs to be right now.

With a stunning vocal ability that is only just coming to the fore, you feel her sadness mixed with intrigue throughout on this stunning effort. The emotion-filled lyrics grab you closely too and everything is so loving, her immense talent is here and you can just hear that there is so much more to come.

Home‘ from the supremely classy young Alabama indie alt-pop/country/soul singer/pianist Sarah J, is a top quality single that is full of poise and that extra bit of rare class. She makes music for the true purpose of fulfilling her soul and helping others get through their day.

Sarah J is a real old soul who is rather uniquely special and someone who we need to appreciate greatly. After three years of doing everything DIY to get to this point, she can do anything her creative mind and work ethic takes her.

Stream this freshly created new single on her growing Spotify and see more visuals via her IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen