Interview with Chorus Grant
Jul11

Interview with Chorus Grant

    Chorus Grant By Serenat Kivilcim Get ready for Kristian Finne, ladies and gentlemen. This seductively satisfying experience is the masterpiece of a solo manned project known as Chorus Grant. It’s as if Badly Drawn Boy and Pink Floyd had a smooth and sultry baby to tickle your musical senses and feel up your girlfriend… Maybe that’s a bold analysis, but I was hooked after my first listen and I think you...

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Buffalo Exchange
Jul05

Buffalo Exchange

Buffalo Exchange By Serenat Kivilcim I recently visited Buffalo Exchange, a thrift shop in Georgetown where clothing and accessories are bought, sold and traded locally by store customers. The store offers an array of unique pieces, including clothing, shoes, bags and jewelry. All of the clothes are organized by size for your shopping ease and there are lots of dressing rooms so you don’t have to wait in line to try on the beautiful...

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Grace Valerie: A pop artist that experiments with her sound
Jul02

Grace Valerie: A pop artist that experiments with her sound

Grace Valerie  By Harriet Kaplan Russian-born, now L.A.-based pop artist Grace Valerie has been releasing singles have that been well received and heard internationally and featured on various stations including SIRIUS/XM’s 20 on 20. Her first single, “When the Lights Go Down,” was released in the U.S. and reached #17 on Billboard’s club play chart with it’s music video hitting a total of 1.5 million views. Her response and follow-up...

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Tyran Brown: Sharing his passion with audiences
Jun29

Tyran Brown: Sharing his passion with audiences

Tyran Brown By Harriet Kaplan Tyran Brown is an emerging hip hop artist from Los Angeles, CA creating music that has combines “clever wordplay and a versatile sound.” Brown has just released his latest EP, “Book of Tyran.” Brown has worked with a number of prominent artists in the hip hop and rap community on various projects and performed at a number renowned clubs through L.A. Tryan recently spoke to blackonthecanvas about his...

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Laura Marling- “Short Movie”
Jun28

Laura Marling- “Short Movie”

Laura Marling- “Short Movie” By Nic Sanderson British folk singer-songwriter Laura Marling takes on a more electric, high-energy direction on her fifth album, “Short Movie” than on her acclaimed 2013 record, “Once I was an Eagle”. As she self-produces for the first time, she arranges strings and electric guitar into swirling, freely-circulating sonic atmospheres that induce claustrophobia in the climaxes of some songs, such as “I Feel...

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