For the debut episode of Renaissance Soul, we go into a deep dive of the album Big Shoes from Detroit hip-hop emcee Big Tone produced entirely by House Shoes, released on June 7, 2019 on House Shoes’ own imprint Street Corner Music.
Fresh is the Word brings you a first listen to a project that I’m quite intrigued by, the new album Asking For It by Patriarchy. This is a collaboration from the LA-based multifaceted artist Actually Huizenga along with Andrew Means from 3Teeth.
For the debut episode of Breakin’ Recordz, we bring to you singer/songwriter Dia Frampton, who is one half of the sister duo Meg & Dia. Back on July 25th, Meg & Dia surprised released a new album, happysad, via Pure Noise Records after publicly disbanding seven years prior.
Jackie Von Spanks, is a pin-up girl and an illustrator. Her work is based on mid century and pin-up inspirations which she reinterprets her favorite characters from movies, tv, comics, horror, scifi and fantasy culture. She recently launched her Selling for Introverts show on YouTube, helping introverted artists get out of their bubble and into the art world.
Through the first two issues of Relics of Youth on Vault Comics, this group of teenagers brought together by Nat Rodrigues with these mysterious tattoos and visions in common look to find the truth and ultimately start finding themselves.
Stephanie Phillips who a comic book writer living in Buffalo, NY that has worked with Top Cow/Image Comics, Dark Horse Comics, AfterShock Comics, Black Mask Studios, Ominous Press, and more. Recent titles include Kicking Ice (Ominous Press), Descendent (AfterShock Comics) and Devil Within (Black Mask Studios), and is currently writing Butcher of Paris (Dark Horse Comics).
Fresh is the Word has a track premiere today from the New York rock/punk/pop trio known as New Myths and their cover of the classic EMF song “Unbelievable”. New Myths, consisting of Brit Boras (guitar/lead vocals), Rosie Slater (drums/vocals), and Marina Ross (bass/vocals), channel the emotion of the likes of Garbage, Siouxsie and the Banshees, and The Pretenders in their music, and their cover of “Unbelievable” is evident of that.
With plans to add more content on the Fresh is the Word web site outside of just podcasts, here’s our first music premiere – the new single “Chroma Love” from Bird Call, the musical project from Chiara Angelicola.
Troy-Jeffrey Allen, who is a comic book writer and a member of the Consumer Marketing department for Diamond Comics Distributors. You might have seen him in the PREVIEWSworld Weekly videos on YouTube, along with being a contributing writer for a variety of online publications, a co-creator over at Rexco Comics, and he is also in charge of marketing for Urban Action Showcase.
Joe Corallo, comic book writer and editor. Corallo co-created and wrote the comic book She Said Destroy along with comic artist Liana Kangas, which ended it’s five-issue run via Vault Comics last week. Corallo also organized/co-edited the Eisner nominated/Ringo winning Mine!, editing the GLAAD nominated Oh S#!t It’s Kim & Kim, and co-edited Dead Beats via A Wave Blue World.