HCM Interviews Tina Mazyck

Christina MazyckHCM caught up with up and coming R&B sensation Tina Mazyck for a brief interview. We went over a little bit about her background, her upcoming EP and more…

HCM. When did you start making music and taking it serious?
Tina – I have been singing my whole life but decided to experiment in 2013. I decided to just sit there, write and try not to judge what I was coming up with. At that point I realized I was on to something. It was after that Continue reading

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Zangba Interview

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HCM. Where are you from?
Zangba. I was born in Bong Mines, a small mining community located in Bong County, Liberia; and now I live on Long Island, New York.

HCM. How did you come by your stage name?
Zangba. My real name is Zangba Thomson, and being that my first name is unique, I decided to use it as my artist name. My father Continue reading

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Troof Music – Keeping It 90’s With 90’s Flow

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Fresh Hip Hop
Troof Music’s new single entitled, 90’s Flow, is ding exactly what it says. Bringing back the positive vibes and great lyrics we know, love and miss from the 90’s era. Continue reading

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Jackie Venson Interview

alley6HCM. When did you start making music and taking it serious?
Jackie. I began playing and learning the piano at age 8 and I haven’t stopped since! I picked up guitar at 21 and began writing songs around that same time.

HCM. Do you feel that the industry needs more artist like yourself? Why?
Jackie. I believe a lot of what’s happening in the industry is music being created for shallow intentions, fame, money etc. I make music because I love music and because I want to spread a message of expression and integrity. I believe this needs to be more commonplace.

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TN Butchers | The Sound of Violence

SOVflatterAfter over 15 years in the underground scene of Clarksville, TN, four indie labels have banded together to form: The Tennessee Butchers. The flagship label, Vi D.O. Entertainment, looks to pull a similar rise to success as other independent labels of recent time. With over 30 albums and mixtapes combined in their back catalog, the newly formed mega group looks to take back the rap market share from the new generation of bubblegum pop music rap artists. Directly aiming for commercialized mainstream music, and setting in action a movement against this army of the LAMESTREAM.

Armed with a tactile, versatile force of ‘Vi-RIETY’, the TN BUTCHERS are fully capable of holding their own against formidable opposition. If one existed. The new album features Continue reading

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Q & A with The Audio Scientists Laboratory

SheQ. Where are you from?
A. Detroit, Michigan

Q. How did you come by your stage/band name?
A. We take our time doing our music so we think of ourselves like scientists or musical Einsteins in putting things together in the lab

Q. When did you start making music and taking it serious?
A. We formed this project under this name about 3 years ago

Q. How do you feel about the present state of the music industry?
A. It is presently in transition but their are some great musical statements being made by a variety of great artists. Continue reading

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Melodic Intersect Releases “Looking Back” & On World Tour

unnamed (8)Melodic Intersect is an ongoing world fusion music project that brings together a diversity of musical styles, cultures, and disciplines. Led by the renowned tabla player, Enayet Hossain, it features collaborations from a rotating ensemble of talented musicians thoroughly integrating rhythm and melody from genres such as jazz, Southeast Asian classical, rock, Eastern and Western folk, and many more.

Their fifth album, “Looking Back” (Aimrec Records), is slated to be released the first week of June and features performances by Hidayat Khan (sitar), Indradeep Ghosh (violin), Zohaib Hassan (sarangi), Greg Hatza (keyboards), Fred Koch (saxophone) and Qamer Abbas (cajón). Continue reading

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