Friday, November 22, 2019

Music News

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Interested in becoming a guest columnist or news contributor for the WiMN? Are you a passionate and seasoned musician seeking a platform to voice your thoughts on industry trends? Then read on! The WiMN is currently seeking passionate musicians and experienced...

No Bad Blood Between Taylor Swift And Apple

By Gabriella Steffenberg Taylor Swift has been making headlines all week for her epic open letter to Apple regarding the Apple Music free three-month trial. Apple had planned on not compensating any musicians during the three-month trial period - something that seemed...

Grace Sewell Covers Lesley Gore Classic, “You Don’t Own Me”

By Gabriella Steffenberg  Grace Sewell, an 18-year-old Australian native, recently covered the late Lesley Gore’s feminist pop-anthem, “You Don’t Own Me.” Oakland rapper G-Eazy joined the songstress in the collaboration, adding a fresh take to the throwback jam. The single was originally released...

New Single By Country Newcomer, Kristi Hoopes, Out Now

By Gabriella Steffenberg  Kristi Hoopes made her mark on the country scene earlier this year with her debut single, “At Least It’s Something,” after winning a songwriting contest through the mobile app Lyricord. The song, along with two others, was recorded at...

Kickstarter Campaign Launched for Cool New Music Recording App, Rututu

EarthMoments announced the launch of a new Kickstarter campaign to fund its unique Rututu app. Think of it as a music playground where you can literally drag and drop sounds to create your own tracks with a touch of a finger. Slated for release later...

Check Out Ryn Weaver’s Acoustic Performance Of New Track, “Pierre”

By Gabriella Steffenberg Ryn Weaver, singer of the punchy-pop single “Octahate,” released an exquisite broken down, orchestral version of her new song “Pierre,” off of her June 16 debut, The Fool. “Pierre” originally premiered at Coachella this April. “Pierre” features Weaver’s...

Hit Like a Girl Debuts New Video

By Gabriella Steffenberg Hit Like a Girl, the only global online drumming competition, released a new video last week telling the story of female drumming in the 21st century. Featuring interviews and performances by Venzella Joy (Beyoncé), Jess Bowen (The Summer Set),...

Check Out Up-And-Comer Alessia Cara’s New Music Video

By Gabriella Steffenberg  “Here” by Alessia Cara is the 18-year-old's lead single produced by Aaron A, featuring samplings of Portishead and Isaac Hayes. As the fresh face of Def Jam Records, the Ontario native's debut album is in the works. “Here”...

Ashley Xtina Releases New Single, “I Choose Me”

By Gabriella Steffenberg On May 20, singer/songwriter Ashley Xtina released her inspirational new single “I Choose Me” produced by newcomer Max Magallanez. This is the first single released with her new alternative sound, hailing comparisons to epic vocalists such as Adele...

Help Make Rorie Kelly’s Newest Project, Rising Rising Rising, a Reality

By Gabriella Steffenberg Rorie Kelly is currently in the recording process of her sophomore album, Rising Rising Rising. She has been writing songs and playing them on her acoustic guitar for some time now, but is ready to take her...