Author: Joe Ballard

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Hydrogen Skyline Speak In Depth Exclusively To All Access Music

In a revealing new interview with All Access Music, electro-rock trio Hydrogen Skyline discussed the recording process for their sensational new album Photovoltaic, what it’s like being in a band of family members, the risks behind crowdfunding, and much more. Check it out here! Follow Hydrogen Skyline: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram Stream/Buy Photovoltaic: Spotify…
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October 14, 2016 0

“That Special, Timeless Quality That All Great Songs Have” – Joe Tell’s Music Blog on Jess Chizuk

Indie/folk songstress Jess Chizuk‘s long-awaited debut album Lehigh Valley Line has been released to rave reviews, not least from Buffalo-based Joe Tell’s Music Blog who says Jess’ voice “has a mature quality that defies her young age” and that she is “sure to go far in the music industry.” Enjoy the full review right here! Listen…
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October 3, 2016 0

Never Enough Notes Calls Jess Chizuk’s “Lehigh Valley Line” A “Very Special” Experience

Jess Chizuk‘s Lehigh Valley Line has officially been released and it’s getting some very high praise! In a new review of the album from Never Enough Notes, writer Laura Giles called it a “very special” listening experience and said it “feels like a live album with added intimacy.” Check out the full review here and…
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September 19, 2016 0

Track-By-Track: Hydrogen Skyline Share Creative Process On “Photovoltaic”

Hydrogen Skyline‘s long-awaited new record Photovoltaic is officially released, and the band recently shared their creative process in this special “Track By Track” feature with Ouch That Hertz! Read all about it and stream every track on the album here.  


September 8, 2016 0

Hydrogen Skyline’s ‘Photovoltaic’ Awarded 7.5 On Music Existence

Hydrogen Skyline‘s much-anticipated third full-length album Photovoltaic was awarded a 7.5/10 in a new review on Music Existence, who said: “With impressive and diverse performances from the band throughout the project, Photovoltaic is a well made piece of pop music that is sure to please those who are familiar with the group as well as offer a…
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August 17, 2016 0

Hydrogen Skyline’s “Inhale/Exhale” is Strife Magazine’s Track of the Day

Strife Magazine selected Hydrogen Skyline‘s single “Inhale/Exhale” as their Track of the Day! Strife writer Theresa Theuerkauf calls it “a song that will get you hooked from the first second. With its intriguing balance between electro and rock elements, its catchy yet almost mysterious atmosphere as well as its mesmerizing vocals, it will most certainly find its…
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August 10, 2016 0

May Monthly Music Mashup

June is already upon us which means Summer is rolling in fast, so keep it cool with the Muddy Paw team’s favorite jams from the month of May! This month’s playlist features: Giants At Large Vinnie Caruana SWMRS St. Lucia Youth Warrant Bad Feelings Sports Walkney Marina City Something You Whisper 4 Door Theatre Fighting…
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June 3, 2016 0

Lake Lady Featured In 4/14 Edition of SF Weekly

Oakland’s very own Charise “Lake Lady” Sowells is featured in the current edition of SF Weekly newspaper! Bay Area residents can grab a print copy at their nearest newsstands and you can read the digital version of the article here.


April 19, 2016 0

Lake Lady Unveils Hypnotizing “All Over This Town” Video On The Prelude Press

Oakland’s soulful electronic songstress Lake Lady has teamed up with The Prelude Press to debut her brand new music video for “All Over This Town”, the second track off her newly released Better Day EP. Check it out here! You can also enjoy a new Lake Lady interview with award-winning author Heather Jacks of The Noise…
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April 13, 2016 0

Lake Lady’s ‘Better Day’ EP Receives 4.5/5 From The Prelude Press

“While Better Day is just a snippet of what Lake Lady is capable of, it’s fulfilling, soothing and incredibly easy to listen to, promising that anything she touches will turn to gold.” – Shannon Shumaker, The Prelude Press The first review of Lake Lady’s new Better Day EP is in, and…it’s a hit! Check out the…
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March 25, 2016 0