Ezza Rose was born and raised in Julian, California, a small gold rush town on the border of the Anza Borrego desert and San Diego county line. She moved to Portland, OR in 2007 where her music started to blossom. Coming from a town with a heavy folk and bluegrass scene, she found herself writing primarily in these veins.
Somewhere, below rows and rows of grey peaked roofs there is a glow. It is a glow that emanates from two sources, the first being a little computer screen, the second originating from the eyes of a peculiar boy. First Nations is his name, and his fingers flash in the half-light, over keys and tone knobs and his eyes shoot sparks and lightning into the air before his face.
Howth is Aviva Stampfer, Blake Luley, Carl Creighton, Jeremy Duvall, and Neil Acharya. Howth has released 2 albums and 2 EP's and is currently writing a concept album about the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Run On Sentence is an newfolk project dedicated to the songs of Dustin Hamman. Dustin was born in Norfolk, NE and spent most of his youth in Omaha, NE. He now resides in the state of Washington but the band remains based out of Portland. A Run On Sentence show could be Hamman by himself or with a rotating cast of anywhere from 2-12 people.
My Back Will Bend is Minor Kingdom's debut album. Recorded in many different bedrooms, bathrooms, living rooms, and basements Kristian Melom - mastermind behind the band, wanted the record to be a very personal and intimate listen. To prevent it from sounding like just another guy singing sad songs to his guitar, he decided to recruit as many musical guests as possible.
Pixie Carnation is at the moment a seven piece band based in Malmö, Sweden, founded in late 2007 by childhood friends Tobias Hellkvist and Ola Pålsson. With a common vision they started writing and recording mainly in Tobias apartment studio. After about a year of composing, a band slowly started to take the shape of what now is Pixie Carnation.
Frank Friend is a self-taught musician with an unconventional approach to Indie/Pop. While influences include The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Brian Wilson, his sound is fresh and relevant. Friend blends life experiences and a cultivated appreciation of music into songs that entertain, enrich and enlighten.