We are back with our Top Notch Tuesday playlist. Check out the full tracks and reviews below!
Anke Richards | “Bruises”
Anke Richards, hailing from South Africa, crafts poignant and contemporary compositions that evoke a sense of timelessness, drawing inspiration from a lifetime of spiritual exploration. With each note and subtle inflection of her clear, deep, and melancholic voice, Richards effortlessly tugs at the heartstrings of her listeners. Recently, she unveiled her latest release, “Bruises,” a masterfully executed track. In this piece, her captivating voice takes the spotlight, showcasing its inherent beauty. Undeniably, “Bruises” stands out as an exceptional offering this week. Be sure to include this track in your playlists.
Dabin feat Trella | “Worlds Away”
Dabin, a highly talented music producer and instrumentalist, originally from Toronto and now based in Montreal, has earned a JUNO nomination for his exceptional work. With a background in piano, drums, and guitar, Dabin delved into electronic music production in 2011. Within a short span, he caught the attention of Kannibalen Records, a flourishing independent label, and released his first tracks under their banner just a year later. Recently, Dabin collaborated with Trella on a brand-new track titled “Worlds Away.” This release showcases remarkable craftsmanship. The energy emitted by the track is truly electrifying, while the vocal performance is nothing short of stunning. The production is meticulously executed, further amplifying its impact. Undoubtedly, this performance is exceptional. Don’t forget to add this track to your playlists.
Kristine Kabbes | “Beer Bottle Microphone”
Raised amidst the idyllic farmlands of Aurora, Indiana, Kristine Kabbes discovered her passion for music within the confines of the church choir, where she honed her singing skills with hymns. As a teenager, Kristine’s captivating vocal abilities made her the sought-after performer of the National Anthem at air shows, festivals, and various events in the Tri-State area. With her band, The Skallywags, she swiftly gained popularity on a local level, eventually leading them to make the move to the vibrant city of Nashville, Tennessee. Falling in love with the enchanting atmosphere of Nashville, Kristine and her band have since made it their creative home. Recently, she unveiled her latest release, “Beer Bottle Microphone,” a high-energy track that flawlessly showcases her vocal prowess. This outstanding performance undoubtedly stands out among the best of this week. Make sure to include this track in your playlists.
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Jerrett Franklin grew up in a small town. He moved to Nashville to pursue a music career. After writing for a few different artists in the area, he decided to branch out and give local music the spotlight. That is where the idea for Music On The Rox originated from. We are dedicated to shining a light on local music and giving a voice to those who aren’t being heard.