Singer-songwriter Mike Gutierrez-May has been entrenched in the folk scene for almost 30 years as a dedicated behind-the-scenes force. Since the mid 1980s, Mike promoted shows, booked coffeehouses, and supported underground artists. He did everything to help the scene he loved so much, but, unfortunately, didn’t do enough to support his own songwriting endeavors.
Lydia Salett Dudley is a jazz pianist, singer, composer and arranger in Raleigh, NC.
The band Infinite Sonic from Bogotá, Colombia has announced the independent release of the first part of a double album called Loose Ends. Volume One, consisting of 10 songs, was recently released, and is now available on all digital platforms. The album was recorded in Bogotá collectively at Mix Factory, Symmetry Records, and Estudio LeFlat. It was produced by Luis Ernesto Walteros and Thomas Fay, and mixed/mastered at Estudi LeFlat. . The songs are published by Sonic SilverFox Publishing, BMI.
The Sleepy Johnson is an indie folk project led by Paul Johnson, based in Gloucester UK. His influences include Damien Rice, Nick Drake, Villagers, Fionn Regan and Stephen Fretwell, and mixes mellow acoustic guitar with catchy melodies and understated vocals.
Paul is a DIY artist recording songs written at home during early years of fatherhood, while the kids were in bed. 'Turn a light on' is his debut release as The Sleepy Johnson (due 8th April 2022), with more singles in the pipeline for 2022.
The Noble Kind is an Indie-Folk Rock trio from Rochester, NY. The trio artfully blends thoughtful lyrics, vocals and elements of folk & rock.
The Noble Kind started as three friends who played together for benefit concerts. The group began to write their own material and decided to record an EP. TNK didn't want money, fame and notoriety as the end goal for music. That's why the band donates proceeds to support partners who do "Noble" work. The Noble Kind is more than just the band, it's all the listeners, fans and supporters.