19 year old singer-songwriter Raveena Aurora will perform July 11 at Tammany Hall in NYC. The sound of Raveena’s voice is primed for synch opportunities in film/TV. She has an upcoming collaboration with Ministry of Sound French DJ/producer Bob Sinclair (of hit “World Hold On” fame), and an appearance in Kool A.D.’s (of former Sony hip hop act/Pitchfork darlings “Das Racist”) new video “Arrested Development” (soon to be aired on Pitchfork and/or Vice). She was recently been feted by Bill Werde of Billboard as a top 5 new artist to look out for, and iTunes featured her on its front page as a new artist to watch. She will also appear and perform in the new Myspace launch this summer as a featured artist. Check out the track Grey Eyes.
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15 year old Maddi Jane out of Chicago is making noise. A YouTube sensation who’s channel has generated over 300 million views, her latest video release of Maroon Fives “Love Somebody” sparked 250k views in less than 48 hours. Maddi just finished recording her first full length album and has already spent 121 weeks on Billboard’s Uncharted List, even without a formal release.
Buzz Track: Hopeless Romance
Goodnight Fellows is an indie pop band from Pueblo, Colorado. Their songs could find themselves on top 40 radio next to Bruno Mars and Fun. Check out the track Hopeless Romance , could be a smash hit.
Kylie, a singer-songwriter-actress burst onto the scene with an infectious sound that pays homage to her Greenville, South Carolina roots. Her last video for the track “Bad Addiction,” has already garnered over a million views on YouTube. Her latest EP was produced by Matt LaPlant who has worked with Jennifer Lopez and Justin Bieber. She has opened for Colbie Caillat, Gavin DeGraw, and Kellie Pickler.
Buzz Track: Please Come Home
Lido Beach performance at the Andaz Hotel grabbed the attention of the Los Angeles Times, which referenced them in an article regarding the Sunset Strip’s re-emerging rock scene. The band’s track was featured during the Super Bowl XLVII and they just finished a tour, having just opened for the Almost at the Roxy in West Hollywood.
Buzz Track: Let’s Go
Ashley Allen just released her brand new video which already hit 90,000 views+ on YouTube in its first weekend. She just returned from a two week Australian tour having been featured in The Huffington Post and Charged FM.
Subblime, a new online hub for YouTube stars to shared products they love (and generate revenue in the process), launched publicly on Tuesday. The site has been in a private beta stage for months. It has already drawn YouTube creators like Elle Walker and Kristina Horner to publish lists of their favorite items.
Fans who join Subblime immediately subscribe to their favorite YouTubers’ lists and can choose to favorite it or buy it.
“My number one customer is the content creator on YouTube and my goal for them is to help them grow their business,” said co-founder and CEO Adam Winnick, noting that everyone on YouTube is looking for additional revenue streams to buttress the influx of ad dollars.
Winnick made frequent analogies to examples in traditional media such as “The Biggest Loser,” which made a lot of its money from integrating fitness apparel and dietary supplements into the fabric of the show.
Buzz Track: On Your Own
Ed Ghost Tucker is a five-piece indie folk/pop band from San Diego. Think Of Monsters and Men and Mumford & Sons. They have been gaining recognition around their area after being selected as the April winners of the SoundDiego Blog’s ‘Garage 2 Glory’ contest. They just came off a tour on the CA coast, performing shows with The Lonely Wild, The Americans, and Mojo Stone. They kicked off the tour with a Sold Out show in May.