The Underground

The Underground

Discover The Next Big Underground Artist! College Underground Radio set out to find a few artists that are great picks for really good music. Some of them you’ve probably heard of before, and some of them you may very well have not. However, chances are that you will almost always discover something new, entertaining and informative.

With that said, take a break, mellow out for a minute and Discover The Nest Big Underground Artist! 

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Todd Barrow’s music is no country for old men. While he undoubtedly draws his sonic influence from titans like Hank Williams and Johnny Cash, his melodies skew modern.

Cheri performs "feel good" jazz, and rhythm/blues, in a range that reaches five octaves!  Expressing her passion of singing positive lyrics that speak of “Love”, with jazz music in the background.

OddLogicle is a solo project from Ethereal Life Records based in southeastern Louisiana. His endeavor is to create electronic music – such as IDM – that’s odd, intriguing, and strange.

Born in 1959 in Chicago, Illinois Robert Rosewood grew up in an upper middle-class family whose father impressed upon his children a diabolical work ethic Robert regarded as “the supreme value of life”.

Tim St. Clair is an independent singer/ songwriter from Texas. Music has always been his passion. He remembers listening to songs on the radio with his father.

Art Tawanghar is an award-winning and Billboard charting composer, musician and multi-genre producer.

Jahi Ali-Bey, stage name Opulent Riches ventured into rap based upon his dealings with artist as a manager and noticed a lot of them are skilled in their craft but lack the business background to see their careers to fruition.

Mark Durant was born in Pueblo Colorado and raised in Denver. When he isn’t recording new music he enjoys spending time with friends, checking out the local music venues in Denver and spending time with loved ones.

Steven is a San Jose native who was singing before he could talk. His first official performance was at age 4 and he has virtually never left the stage since. 

Nick Hedden is a Canadian country music singer and songwriter from Windsor, Ontario. Nick’s love for music was evident at a young age.

Kyle Mitchell and The Good Nights formed back in December 2018.They originally got together to help front man Kyle Mitchell to record his first demo of 5 songs with Jesse Keeler (Death From Above and MSTRKRFT).

Steve started in music by learning the piano at the age of five. His father had a music business, so he had the fortunate opportunity to learn other instruments along the way.

Published Indie recording artist Eddie Roberts, founder of Resin 8 began his study of music at the age of 6.  Eddie started writing poetry and freeform abstract writing without thought just letting one word inspire the next.

Scott Joye is an artist, performer and songwriter based in Houston, TX. His sound is deeply rooted in the world of hip-hop.

Antonio is a Canadian pop, singer-songwriter, musician and record producer, born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. Born of Italian-Canadian descent, Antonio started writing and recording songs at the early age of thirteen.

Just Jillian is a Toronto based artist and film maker. She is a multi-instrumentalist, playing guitar, keyboards, bass and drums. She is the former lead guitar player for ADHD the band.

Gia is an instrumental and studio guitarist out of Boston MA. She has a solo Project GIA G and in her Alternative metal band Devil In The Mist with Vocalist Katy Reign.

Orchestra Fuego is a sensational Salsa band that performs both original and familiar Latin songs with invigorating new arrangements. Based in Tampa Bay, Florida.

Ryan Rei is, first and foremost, a storyteller. His musical endeavors first began at a young age in his hometown of Spring, Texas and have throughout the years evolved into several sprawling narratives of his personal life.

Urban Project is Contemporary Sound, Relevant, Beautiful, Fragile and contradictory. Psycho Pop. This project stands for humility in melody parts and a constant search for pop identities.

Atlanta based internationally acclaimed Jazz vocalist and recording artist Sweet Lu Olutosin has headlined stages from the Kennedy Center to the Teatro Rendano bringing audiences to their feet in excitement.

From the rollicking riffs of Big Daddy Kenny Williams guitar to the powerful vocals of Maria Kessler, Papermoon Gypsys pulls earthy music from its roots and breathes fresh, soulful, rock and roll life into them.

Drawing musical influences from alternative and punk icons Saves The Day, The Get-Up Kids, The Menzingers, and Weezer, Northern Virginia’s Weatherworn makes rousing rock and roll music.

Born in 1971 as the youngest of three, it seemed clear from the beginning that this kid liked to be heard! She knew how to use her voice way before her legs and entertained her neighborhood. 

Singer, songwriter, and music producer Donnie B. GotDaBeats is a multi-faceted talent and a force to be reckoned with in the entertainment world.  He can’t be easy pigeonholed.

Connis Paul Landry aka Boxx-A-Million, is an emcee New Orleans native that currently resides in Charlotte. Although a ¼ owner of Indie label Viet 9 Entertainment, LLC and member of super group, New Orleans Bomb Squad.

When asked to mention some career highlights, Wendy Ford replies:

What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?

Afro Pop or Afrobeat

Sometimes it is a nice surprise to realize the little tune that has been swimming around my head ends up reminiscent of the old style blues, or I accidentally create a catchy dance tune.

BarbieWillsDymondBarbie and Wills write all original music together sharing ideas as each track is created. Barbie plays keys and does vocals. Wills plays keys, guitar, bass, drums and does some vocals as well as producing the recordings.

Mighty Christ Jesus Before Everything Else. All Jesus Christ or nothing at all. When you live in the world you believe what the world tells you and shows you. But I'll start at the point of being lost. 

Jonas Geertsen is a danish singer/songwriter and has been playing music for almost all his life. He played drums when he was 6 years old and then at the age of 16, started playing guitar.

What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound? Hip Hop is the Genre I choose for now, I describe my sound unique.

Since 2000 Debra Price has Empowered, Encouraged and Inspired Women and Young girls through sharing her many gifts and talents through music.

Combine Merle Haggard, Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, John Prine and Townes Van Zandt together and you get Siggie The Vintage Man. Siggies storytelling and interaction with the audience makes for a fun time for all.

Rico Dawson is a native of Goldsboro, North Carolina. While serving in the U.S. Army, Rico became a member of the amateur R&B group, “Finesse.”  At this time, he wrote the single, “To Be With You.”

Daniel C. Keplinger grew up in Dodge City, Kansas during the 70’s and 80’s and remembers a certain rock vibe for a small town. The band Kansas played a few times.

Darrion DuBay is from Daytona Beach Florida. He has been making music for a few years, probably since his sophomore year in high school. Darrion writes purely because he loves music.

What Musical Genre Do You Feel Best Describes Your Music And How Would You Describe Your Sound?

Roots rock is what we are. 4 piece band playing 3 chord music

Paul Casey was born in the San Francisco Bay Area. I fell in love with singing, when I heard the Beatles and Moody Blues. As I got older Billy Idol and U2, got me really hooked, and started writing lyrics in 9th grade.

G7Don is a Very Determined person who works hard for what he wants. No1 Will Put N Da Hard work 4 you, Nope U have to go out here n put it in own your own.  He believes in staying True To Yourself.

Nathaniel Terrell is a poet, author, writer, spoken word artist and you-tube film-maker. In 2014 he published his first collection of poetry (Here goes nothing) through Mylk"n"honee publishing.

MartyrsForRebellionWe are Martyrs For Rebellion!! We bring a different sound to the table blending a lot of sounds. One thing is for certain that music runs in our blood and we want to create something to lift everyone up and grab the soul.

AmiirPerryYou can’t live a brave life without disappointing some people, and for up and coming musician Amiir Perry, pursuing a career in Hip Hop was one of the bravest leaps of faith in his life.

Amanda Nolan is a singer/songwriter/performer from West Grove, Pennsylvania.  She describes her sound as "Pop with a little bit of Soul".  The mix of styles really comes from her love of several music genres.

From a young age, Addison Lane was always interested in music and dance.  In fact, throughout most of her childhood, she focused solely on developing her dance skills, transitioned instruments from organ to piano,

EdenTrain was formed nine years ago by songwriter, singer and guitarist, Bobby Rizzo. Bobby has toured with several national acts as a sideman and written songs for other bands such as The Spin Doctors.

Jamie Phillip Langlois is a singer and songwriter with a sound that is a mix of some acoustic with a bit of synth or electronic.

Wesleyz Beats makes instrumental tracks for artist, radio, tv, commercials, business advertising commercials, etc.

Gypsy Wagyn Band is a Powerhouse Duo! They play a high-energy show using every instrument on their stage including Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Keyboard, Drum, Harmonica, Flute and more.

Marc Kenney is a true performer and crowd pleaser whether he is playing solo, with a small group, or with his own band. Jimmy Walters brings a melodic language to cutting edge country music.

MUSIC Productions of K.E.E.P. n it coming via the band MMMETATRON, Profit of RAP, and AUDIO books by the author JAMES PARTCH, and other unknown artists.

Fanci Bling is a Jamaican musician writing and performing sweet reggae melodies. He is a revolution in music, sound and sequence satisfying your musical desire in appeasing sounds, vocals and melodies. 

Malcolm Dedman was born in London, England, on 3 November 1948. Fascinated at an early age by his mother’s piano playing, she taught him to play when he was around 5 years of age.

Hillary Hahn is from Independence, Kentucky. She has been performing on stages since age five as a dancer and in her dad’s bluegrass band, The Recliners!

Terry Hensley is a singer/songwriter/screenwriter from Gainesville, Florida.  He originally went to FSU for creative writing, but music was always his first love.

Do you like music from dreams, outer space & parallel dimensions? Oxaï Roura is a composer of new and very unusual musical forms, a percussionist, a vocalist and a researcher in Ethnomusicology.

Maxx is a striving new artist from Rocky Mount, NC. who is just trying to make music we all can vibe to.

Craymo, a New York native, brilliantly combines guitar driven modern rock with dance to bring forth a unique pop sound that cannot be explained, but only experienced.

Thomas Patton (TomCattt) is proudly Canadian, born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. TomCattt's music is best described as easy listening,  sometimes retro, yet with a contemporary feel.

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