A cross-reference to the first overnight radio show (CKCU 93.1 FM) placing a heavy emphasis on Canadian blues and fusions of same (2007-2012). From 2012-2014, "Rockin' the Blues from Canada" was broadcast on CHMR 93.5 FM (where it originated in 2005 as "Patchwork Blues"). This 'blog' was born in 2004 as a promotional tool for arts-related news when Geocites reclaimed its free websites.
Saturday, June 16, 2012
MISHARA MUSIC - NEW TUNES & NEW ARTISTS
Hear this! Cool news and new tunes from Mishara Music...
June 15, 2012
Greetings from Linda & Marc from Mishara,
hope your summer is off to a sizzling start! We've got some very
exciting things happening at Mishara these days so wanted to let you
know all about them!
we joined forces with Award-winning singer-songwriter Gabriel Mann
(of the hit indie band 'The Rescues') to re-release his first two
solo projects; the first self-titled album "Gabriel Mann" and also
his follow up CD "Tall Buildings". If you've watched Modern Family or
Arrested Development, you've heard some of his amazing songs already
and if not, you'll become an instant fan after scoping out how cool
his songs are. To convince you, we're giving you two of Gabriel's
most popular tracks: Get "Lighted Up" and "Shadows of Tall Buildings" by clicking on each of the bolded song titles.
main thing you should know about Gabriel Mann is that he's a good guy.
Also, that he writes and performs his songs while retaining a sense of
humor, a grip on reality, and a need for honesty. His songs are both
intensely personal and universal, intricate, yet catchy.
done just about everything there is to do in the music world,
including composing scores for video games and TV shows. He produced
Sara Bareilles' Careful Confessions, wrote songs for Fox's Modern
Family and Arrested Development, opened for Alanis Morissette's
European tour and for Jamie Cullum here in the States, sang all the
island fare in Office Space, & opened for the Rolling Stones while
playing with Tim Burgess.
in there he finds time to make his own records, which have been given
several songwriting awards, including Overall Grand Prize for "Lighted
AND....Our other exciting news is from the talented trio from Wichita, Kansas, CLARENSAU, who are currently in the middle of KICKSTARTING their follow-up to the fantastic "Until our Lungs Give" ...by recording their upcoming CD called "This One's For You - A Country & Folk project, featuring all new songs by Tyler Clarensau, Tyler and Sally Caggiano.
fans can become a integral part of making their new record! The band is
offering several donation packages, so please help them achieve their
goal of raising $2500 by June 30th by sending them any donation via their Kickstarter page! To donate, just click on the photo below:
Click Photo to help KICKSTART the new CLARENSAU CD
have been savoring the wonderful support of our fans with over half a
million downloads of our 3 FREE Amazon Song Samplers...all of which are
all still high up on Amazon's free Mp3 charts.
just a few short weeks, we'll have even more exciting news to share
from yet ANOTHER new artist, and news of the next Album from BARNABY BRIGHT
too (a sneak preview download of the magical "Made Up Of" is up now
(just click on their bolded name, above) so stay tuned. We love it and
know you will too. And you can get current tour information from all of
them there, too.
And, as always, we appreciate your continued
support of all of our fantastic singer-songwriters and look forward to
your comments and your suggestions of any unsigned talent we need to
know about, or anything else you'd like to share!