Popichil’O Turning Poetry Into Music

I began writing poetry at a young age which eventually progressed into writing actual songs as a way to express myself creatively. It became a necessary outlet in order for me to understand and process certain thoughts and emotions I was feeling or going threw at any given time in my life. The good, bad and the ugly. It became therapeutic in a sense. Music allowed me to lose myself and find myself at the same time. [...]

Musician Karim Baggili Winning Your Own War with Time

My only enemy is time… not having enough time. I have two daughters and my priority is to be a good father and take care of my family. We all have this imaginary war with time. Time is both a creators friend when development is involved but also the enemy when your trying to develop a career as a musician. [...]

Homerik What Inspires Their Music

Their journey brings together people who want to escape the clutches of reality. To return to a place where you are never judged and only understood. Their commitment to their fans is one they treasure deeply, for Homerik is not just a band but a message for others to live life as full as they possibly can. To be “Homeric” is to be epic; the way life should be. [...]

Juakeen Anomaly Realizing a Sense of Self-empowerment

Juakeen Anomaly’s new release ‘Sea Foam’ is about the activities the song writer Joaquin Lozano encounters daily and how these help him to realize a sense of self-empowerment. Successful people plan on how to win, unsuccessful people plan on how not to lose. This advise that I received completely changed the way I think, not only about music but about how I live my life in general. [...]

Fiona Ross Her Upcoming Tour and New Album

I write on my own, just me, my piano, pencil and paper. Once songs are completed, I rehearse with my musicians to finalize the arrangements and put everything together – then it’s into the studio to record. I do tend to change things in the studio too though, and although I am always very clear on what I want to achieve and I am very open to changing things last minute – I think it’s a jazz thing! [...]