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Willie Wisely: Parador

Los Angeles-based Willie Wisely is an accomplished singer-songwriter-producer who calls his brand of modern rock "evocative pop." And it is. Wisely has a knack for lush textures, melodies and lyrics that grow on listeners. His music and moods range from … Continue reading


The Shazam: Tomorrow the World

"Tomorrow the World" is The Shazam’s fourth CD and finds the Nashville band playing some great rock-n-roll. Singer-writer-guitarist Hans Rotenberry puts just enough disheveled characters and whimsy into his songs to capture the attitude and energy of timeless rock. Add … Continue reading


Starbelly: Everyday and Then Some

Starbelly is an artsy pop-rock trio with notable harmonies, catchy melodies and tinges of 1960s-era psychedelia. The band’s latest release, "Everyday and Then Some," features well-crafted songs with lyrics whose concerns and anxious moments are disguised by upbeat pop moods … Continue reading