Jenn Mundia

Jenn Mundia is a Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter with Kenyan roots and a southern upbringing. Her raw and honest vocal has carried her storytelling in albums that will take you from a New York paradise all the way to the point of flipping a coin to decide whether or not to stay in a relationship. Although the evolution of her sound is clear, you can always crawl inside the airy and vulnerable voice of this acoustic soul songstress and relive her stories as if they were your own.

Matthew Connor

Matthew Connor is a crooner for the 21st century, writing heart-wrenching songs that combine the windswept ideals of classic American balladry with stark depictions of modern-day alienation. The Boston-based Connor has a haunting voice that conjures ghosts of past heartbreaks, and he pairs it with spectral guitars that recall country tearjerkers and alt-pop brooding. Connor, who also writes film scores, has proven himself adept at crafting intricately wrought mood music that grabs the most painful parts of his listeners’ souls, then soothes those wounds with his knowing lyrics and evocative voice.

Iyves

Alternative R&B songstress Hannah Taxman, best known by her stage moniker, Iyves, is a Colorado native, now based in New York. While undergoing a period of major life transitions— endings and new beginnings in relationships and with collaborators, changes in scenery— Iyves has been relentlessly pursuing and creating new music. This combination has resulted in the creation of her unique personal sound, as evidenced on her stunning debut EP, Chromatic.

RED MUSIC

Founded in 2017, RED MUSIC is a label group and multi-faceted label services division of Sony Music. RED MUSIC is home to a diverse roster of Sony Music artists, joint venture label brands and partners like Century Media, Disruptor Records, Triple Tigers and 88 Classic. RED MUSIC is home to a robust division of label services that include radio promotion, advertising, streaming marketing, publicity, brand partnerships, sync, influencer marketing, digital marketing and creative services.

Sleepy Kitty

St. Louis-based indie rockers Sleepy Kitty, featuring Paige Brubeck on vocals/guitar and Evan Sult (former Bound Stems and Harvey Danger) on drums/tapes, makes what NYLON magazine describes as “rainbow-tinged indie pop" filled with distorted guitar layers, hooky vocals, garagey drums, engrossing melodies and layered harmonies. Both musicians are also designers and screenprinters, and the influence of Warhol and Rauschenberg doesn’t stop in their visual art – Sleepy Kitty's songs are often spiked with shards of French 60s yé-yé, jazz standards, and even deconstructed Beatles songs, making both their live sets and recordings a surprising audio pop-art collage.

LUCKY HOUND MUSIC & 484 ARTIST MANAGEMENT

484 Artist Management provides longevity to developing artists through authenticity while offering unique resources through access to Studios at Fischer Campus. Their roster includes artists like Reuel, Autumn Walker, Dry Clean Only, and Black Satellite. Lucky Hound Music is an open-genre record label that is also part of the Studios at Fischer Campus. The label believes in building artists from the ground up as partners in their success, and works with a variety of artists, including Nobody’s Girl, Matthew Bell and the Next of Kin, Michael Fracasso, and the aforementioned 484 artists, Reuel and Autumn Walker.

Mikey Wax

NY-raised, L.A.-based pop singer-songwriter Mikey Wax crafts uplifting, anthemic earworms that are at home on both the charts and in the sync world. Whether he's writing an electro-pop jam or a warm, acoustic tune like his newest single, "Big Little Life", Mikey's songs stick with listeners.

Ceiling Spirits

Created by Milwaukee-based composer and guitarist Mario Quadracci using just guitar, effects, and unconventional playing techniques, the music of Ceiling Spirits does not fit neatly into the traditional categories of genre, but has hints of classical minimalism, post rock, electronic and ambient music sprinkled throughout.

Hayley Coupon

NYC-based singer-songwriter Hayley Coupon entrances listeners with her powerful, soaring vocals and introspective songcraft.

Baby Baby

Atlanta-based rockers Baby Baby draw from a variety of genres to create their own uniquely irresistible brand of fun-rock.

Kyle James Hauser

Singer-songwriter Kyle James Hauser, of Ft. Collins, CO, melds folk, bluegrass, and indie influences to create warm, emotive songs centered around memorable melodies.

Bosshouse Music

Based in L.A. and founded in 2002 by composer/songwriter and CEO Stephen Phillips, later joined by Amy Roberts as Senior Director/Creative Marketing, the eclectic and impressive Bosshouse and Transphonic Records catalogs have secured thousands of placements in episodic TV, film, ads, and trailers. 2018 brings the addition of SottoPhonic Productions, specially geared toward trailer music production, master reimagining, and underscore composing.

Chris Staples

Chris Staples is a Seattle-based multi-instrumentalist and song maker. His songs are narratives that are plainspoken and universal, with simple, disarming arrangements and delicate melodies that seemed to float on air. His music has been featured on NPR Music, Paste Magazine, American Songwriter, and Apple Music. Chris's forthcoming album, Holy Moly, will be released on June 28th via Barsuk Records; the four songs off Holy Moly included here comprise his Old Friends EP (released June 14th), a preview of what's to come on the full length.

Shy Beast

Shy Beast is undeniably Austin, with a strong following of fans, but the band is not bound by geography or genre—the appeal is universal, while all their own. This tight-knit group evolved organically, with deep connections to one another and to the local music scene. Shy Beast is made up of Mariclaire “MC” Glaeser (lead vocals, synth), David Tenczar (guitar, backing vocals, synth), Jay Cesak (bass), and Drew Silverman (drums). All have collaborated in different iterations before joining MC in Shy Beast. Newest member, Taylor Wilkins (lead guitar), joined the group after the band finished recording their forthcoming album, Shy ‘Til You Die, which is due out May 30th, 2019. With inspiration ranging from The Cardigans to Burt Bacharach, MC says her ultimate goal in writing songs is to “make people feel something similar to my experience, and also get them to move.”

Candi Staton

four-time Grammy® Award-nominated singer and R&B legend Candi Staton has sweetly strutted between several musical genres over the course of her celebrated career. However, danceable music has always been her main groove, as her iconic tracks “Young Hearts Run Free” and the multi-platinum “You Got the Love” attest. The former is a liberating self-preservation anthem that peaked at No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard R&B Singles chart in 1976 (No. 2 on the UK Pop chart). The latter is an inspiring chant that has, through various remixes, hit the British Top 10 Pop Singles chart in 1991, 1997 and again in 2006 – an amazing feat. Staton has just released her 30th album, Unstoppable, a new retro R&B album out via Nashville’s Thirty Tigers label.

Fairhazel

London-based singer-songwriter Fairhazel's dark, rich folk music draws lyrical and melodic influence from roots music, jazz, and psychedelia, creating something raw and pure, a sound entirely his own.

North Star Media

North Star Media is a music licensing and publishing company established in 2001. Since their launch, they have secured thousands of music placements in film, television, advertising, and video games. The NSM catalog is home to platinum-selling hits, the hottest new indie offerings, and everything in-between, including San Holo, Flora Cash, Tommee Profitt, Crocodiles, SEAWAVES, The Blind Shake, Citizen Kay, Party Nails, Aceyalone, Sponge, The Virgins, Bruce Hornsby, and many, many more. North Star Media has boots on the ground in Los Angeles, Detroit, Miami, and abroad (via a network of eight international sub-publishers).

Ralegh Long

English singer-songwriter Ralegh Long, who has drawn comparisons to R.E.M. and Sea Change-era Beck, crafts beautiful, reflective songs steeped in natural imagery and, as MOJO put it, "spooky pastoralism". His intimate and minimalist tunes have a way of sticking with you long after your initial encounter with them.

Living Phantoms

Connecticut-based electronic/synth-pop project Living Phantoms, the solo project of multi-faceted composer, producer, and audio engineer Will Benoit, creates shoegaze and '80s lo-fi-inspired musical dreamscapes that embrace a dark-yet-uplifting vibe. Benoit's other projects, including his original score music and a variety of rock, pop, electronic, and hip hop collaborations, round out his impressive and ever-expanding catalog of music.

SAKARIS

SAKARIS is the main project of Faroese electro producer (and High Hat member) Sakaris Emil Joensen. The music ranges from tight, bright, and optimistic dance songs, to soaring, '80s nostalgic soundscapes.

Music Asset Management

Music Asset Management, Inc. (MAM) is a full service independent music publishing company founded in 2006 by owner and CEO Mary Jo Mennella, one of the most well-known and respected rights administration and licensing experts in the industry. MAM’s catalog includes classic songs like The Centurions’ “Bullwinkle, Pt. II” (as heard in Pulp Fiction and How I Met Your Mother) and the hit “Hey Little Cobra” by The Rip Chords, as well as music from singer-songwriter Judith Owen, guitarist and composer Alex Sill, Grammy Award-winning songwriter and producer Tena Clark, and current hip-hop/R&B publisher Arketek (home to Desmond South and Stan Greene).

Jesus On The Mainline

The New York-based founders and main songwriters of Jesus On The Mainline, Andrew Neesley and Tim Emmerick, have gathered together a group of fifteen musicians to bring their songs to life, while drawing from influences that include everything from gospel traditionals to John Coltrane to Alabama Shakes to Abbey Road.

Pickwick

Seattle's Pickwick make mesmerizing indie rock that draws from a variety of different sonic influences, including rock, funk, and soul, to create a slinky, shimmering sound all their own.

Courtney Hartman

Colorado-based singer-songwriter Courtney Hartman’s finely-honed musicality has firm roots in her upbringing, which included taking up violin at three, learning to play guitar at 11, and writing her first song at 12. She spent much of her childhood immersed in the bluegrass world, a factor that eventually led to her seven-year stint in Grammy-nominated band Della Mae. During her time with the band, Hartman also released a collaboration album with Robert Ellis (2017’s Dear John) and another with Taylor Ashton (2018’s Been on Your Side). Her new full length, Ready Reckoner, was released on June 14, 2019.

Haybaby

Haybaby is a very good band from Brooklyn, NY, that makes music for human beings. It is post-90s pre-death sometimes loud sometimes less so music for flipping out or being sad to. Vice's Noisey called Haybaby's 2015 LP Sleepy Kids "everything you love about grunge, punk, art rock, indie rock, and riot grrrl rolled into one".

PEN Music Group, Inc.

PEN Music Group, Inc. has operated as a full-service independent music publishing company since 1994, when Michael Eames co-founded it as an alternative to the large multinational publishers. That independent spirit infuses everything PEN does as it celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2019. PEN provides one-on-one attention to their clients and leverages their worldwide network of both administrative and creative relationships to maximize the value of the copyrights they represent.

PEN proudly represents a catalog spanning every musical genre, from pop, rock, R&B and hip-hop to folk, jazz standards, Latin, world music, and film and video game scores.

LENORE.

Singer-songwriters Rebecca Marie Miller and Joy Pearson form the core of the Portland, Oregon-based folk group LENORE. Along with Edward Cameron (classical guitar), Jessie Dettwiler (cello), and Austin Christ (bass), with Daniel Hunt (drums) often joining in, Miller and Pearson create a dreamy, melancholic blend of harmony-driven folk that's at once haunting and hopeful.

Merci Raines

With a mood that mirrors her home state of Louisiana, Merci Raines writes pop songs with an undeniable dark side. She claims inspiration from all art forms, from Cabaret shows to Shel Silverstein. Her songs range from ghostly and enigmatic to danceable exclamations of perseverance.

Towne

Nashville-based duo Towne, consisting of Steevie Steeves and Jon Decious, meld their varied musical backgrounds-- she grew up on pop, soul, and Broadway; he came up in punk rock and Americana country bands-- to build a wonderfully unconventional indie pop sound rooted in strong songwriting and powerful vocals.

Grieves

Seattle-based hip-hop musician and rapper Benjamin Laub, better known as Grieves, balances his dueling impulses through his music: the need to cut loose and the need to vent. Grieves wants to have a good time while also keeping it real and honest. Sonically, listeners will find him experimenting with fluttering trap beats one moment and hallmarks of classic soul, like rich guitar and humming organs, the next.

Sera Cahoone

Seattle-based singer-songwriter Sera Cahoone (formerly of Carissa's Weird and Band of Horses) creates stirring, hushed Americana music with masterfully intimate lyrics and stunning vocals.

Black Mountain Whiskey Rebellion

Founded by multi-award-winning producer/guitarist and primary songwriter Mitch Merrett, who has gathered his long time musical friends and peers in Mike Little, Erik Dylan, Corbett Frasz, and Greg Carroll, BMWR creates a musical awakening that walks the line of boundless melodic prowess and raw unapologetic grass roots truth, with a gritty sound combining the best elements of outlaw country and Americana rock.

AO Tøndra

London producer and composer Aidan O'Brien, best known (until now!) for his collaborative work with London duo IDER, as well as stunning productions for artists including FOURS, Richard Walters, and TesseracT, creates gorgeous, spare instrumental compositions as AO Tøndra. His ambient musical creations are by turns uplifting and warm, mysterious and entrancing.

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High Hat

Comprised of longtime friends and collaborators Janus Rasmussen (of Kiasmos and Bloodgroup) and Sakaris Emil Joensen, the Faroe Islands-born duo writes, produces, and records an exciting array of pop, hip-hop, and electronic music in their Reykjavik-based studio. They've worked with a who's who of Icelandic and international artists, including Arnor Dan (from Agent Fresco), Hildur, Árstiðir, GDRN, and Heidrik, in addition to creating SAKARIS's unique solo artist sound.

Rue Snider

Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Rue Snider combines '80s alt sonics with a lyrical style reminiscent of '60s rock revolutionaries.