💬#FMFINTERVIEW: A Q&A WITH SAD13

Words by: Isabella Scola-Lawryshyn With a tumultuous and infamous ex-reality tv star now at the wheel of one of the most influential and powerful countries in the world,  many musicians and artists have been sharing their opinions across social media.  Some have suggested these individuals should stick to their craft and leave the politics to the politicians.  Never one to censor her opinions, Sadie Dupuis, front person and main lyricist for Speedy Ortiz and more recently, solo-artist behind last year’s awesome “Slugger“, took time out of for us to answer a few questions for our guest contributor, Isabella Scola-Lawryshyn of DUNES. Touching FULL POST

💬#FMFINTERVIEW: A Q&A WITH NOIA

We discover new artists every day. Often an artist will garner our interests just enough to make it to our site, but not quite enough to win our unbridled admiration. Other times, upon hearing a new artist for the first time, we are instantly enamored with their sound and style. Helping to introduce artists of this prestigious caliber to our followers becomes more a matter of urgency than an attempt to keep content flowing.   Such was the case with the wonderful and idiosyncratic NOIA upon hearing her single ‘Nostalgia Del Futuro’. Born in Barcelona to activist parents, NOIA (Gisela FULL POST

💬#FMFINTERVIEW: A Q&A WITH VICTORIA+JEAN | ‘TAKES YOU LIKE A ROSE’ MUSIC VIDEO PREMIERE [2017]

Through a fateful union of romance and a shared passion for music, Belgian/Swedish duo, Victoria+Jean, have been collecting memories as they travel the world writing and performing music together for over two decades now. Their archives of notes, impressions and photographs has served as the inspiration and the source material for their full length album ‘Divine Love’, which was released last year. Together, the duo evoke a genre defying sound which draws inspiration from blues-rock and trip hop with a nuanced and subtle hint of electronic production. Victoria, adorned with powerful and harmonious vocals,  and Jean, blessed with exceptional guitar skills, collaborated with FULL POST

💬#FMFINTERVIEW: A Q & A WITH CUSI COYLLUR

Cusi Coyllur is the musical undertaking of L.A. based artist, Shannen Roberts.  She is a vocalist, songwriter, keyboardist, activist, and all around amazing human being. For the past while she has been working hard along side producers Bill Lefler and her brother Kevin Roberts to complete her album, ‘Bipolar Lovers In Love’, which is due for release in 2017.  Drawing inspiration from Fiona Apple, Amanda Palmer, Bjork, and St. Vincent, the album explores Roberts’ own experiences in managing anxiety, panic attacks, depression, and destructive relationships.  In addition to her musical endeavors, Shannen is also the founder of a self-help blog and FULL POST

💬#FMFINTERVIEW: A Q & A WITH LIYV

From songwriting to illustration, Seattle based Liyv is a veritable master of her domain.  A true creative who lives to bring her artistic vision to fruition and proudly wears her weird on her sleeve. Upon hearing her single, ‘You Should Know Better’, released just 9 months ago now,  I was immediately drawn to her idiosyncratic vocals, clever lyricism and her unique pop production.  Upon further exploration, my fandom grew even more when noting her penchant for melding music with colour and art.  Her accurately self described brand of ‘Pastel Pop’ reserved more real-estate in my heartcloud with each new single uploaded FULL POST