East Meets Western Grunge with Janani Shankar

Janani Shankar was trained in Indian classical vocals and violin from the age of three. She picked up guitar, bass, and keys later on... then began gigging at sixteen. Read along to learn more about this dreamy lo-fi Eastern inspired grunge alternative singer-songwriter. Genre: Indie Alternative Singer-Songwriter, 3 minute read http://www.jananishankar.com/ 1. What got you… Continue reading East Meets Western Grunge with Janani Shankar

Let’s Slow it Down & Let Go with Folk Artist, Shawn R.W. Nelson

Genre: Comforting Folk, 2 minute read 1. What got you into the music? Honestly, the road got me into music, having traveled over 3,000,000 miles back-and-forth from state to state.  I grew up listening to the radio... It gave me an escape and dreams and ambitions. My parents didn’t believe in teaching their children how to… Continue reading Let’s Slow it Down & Let Go with Folk Artist, Shawn R.W. Nelson

Live in the Light with Lauren Davidson

Lauren Davidson is unconventional, inimitable, and unmissable. Blending New York City vibes with the rich tones of Contemporary Country Music, she has created a genre all her own, and audiences and critics just can’t get enough.  Genre: Urban Pop Country Fusion, 2 minute read 1. What got you into the music business? My dad was… Continue reading Live in the Light with Lauren Davidson

Tanya George Welcomes us into 2021 with a New Single

Have you heard of Tanya George yet? She’s an Australian singer songwriter with an electro soul-pop influence. She is innovative in her writing and always up to perform a show, either with her band or with a vocal looper. Tanya has released several EPs including her 2018 release “Sonder” and “Normality” in 2020. Following the… Continue reading Tanya George Welcomes us into 2021 with a New Single

The Politics of Kendra Podcast, Ep. 14 – Hannah Rose Sesser

Welcome to the fourteenth episode of "The Politics of Kendra": A Podcast where we talk all things music, culture, arts, spirituality, and beyond. Listen on Spotify, Anchor, Apple Podcasts, & PocketCasts: https://anchor.fm/thepoliticsofkendra Each episode, I will bring on a guest to interview to talk about their lives, careers, and whatever other interesting tangents come to… Continue reading The Politics of Kendra Podcast, Ep. 14 – Hannah Rose Sesser

“I’ve been to the Mountaintop”

"𝘐'𝘷𝘦 𝘉𝘦𝘦𝘯 𝘵𝘰 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘔𝘰𝘶𝘯𝘵𝘢𝘪𝘯𝘵𝘰𝘱”⁣⁣⁣⁣If you know me, you may know that I have a fascination with nostalgia. Classic rock, old Hollywood, and the monumental moments of speech by historic thought leaders throughout the decades… these are a few of my favorite reminders. ⁣⁣⁣⁣MLK, of course, is a man special and elevated. He spoke from… Continue reading “I’ve been to the Mountaintop”

We Do Recover

I should have celebrated 2 years of sobriety from alcohol on 9.24.2020 — Personal moment of shared jargon. On Sept. 24, 2018 — I was blessed with the opportunity to get sober from my partner in destruction, alcohol. I proceeded to be sober for 1.5 years, then when the coronavirus took hold in early 2020,… Continue reading We Do Recover

Be On Key

the cream puff war ⁣well it it come & go⁣and grab at me⁣til I learn it’s flow⁣⁣ya the cream puff war⁣well, it’s on its way⁣out the door⁣& with the day⁣⁣they’re yelling at me⁣on the TV⁣& telling me riddles⁣of anarchy⁣⁣because how could I ever exist⁣in a world that allows ⁣its authoritative media to do this⁣⁣& the… Continue reading Be On Key