Posts byKeith Pro

IBG Interview – 9 Questions With…. Niko Youman

It takes a special kind of soul to open up your personal life and  emotions in song. Luckily there are brave souls in the independent music world today. One that really caught our attention is singer-songwriter Niko Youman. We had the chance to chat with him about his development and his latest folk-emo track “22”.
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IBG Interview – 11 Questions With…. Cory M Coons

Growing up in Eastern Ontario (South of Ottawa), Canada, Cory M Coons has been performing, writing and recording music since age 13. In 2015, he was nominated at the “Producer’s Choice Honors”, (formerly Los Angeles Music Awards), in the “Rock Artist Of The Year” category. In 2014, Coons won the Producer’s Choice Honor for “Studio
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IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… VATTICA

Although music has been splintering in so many different directions over the years, real ROCK music is still alive and well. Our new friends from LA Alt-rock band VATTICA are keeping the flame burning bright. We caught up with them to see their thoughts on the state of the scene and hear about their new
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IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… Joemayk

Music is truly universal. We recently caught up with Joemayk who started his career in South America, then in Europe. He keeps expanding and making truly original music. Enjoy the interview:   First off, where does the artist name Joemayk come from? First of all, Mayk is my name, there’s not much to tell, just
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IBG Interview – 11 Questions With… Jeremy Parsons

Jeremy Parsons is one of the hottest young singer-songwriters on the planet, these days.  The music video for his Top 40 IndieWorld and Roots Music Report Americana chart single, “Burn This House Down” received nominations in several prestigious film festival awards, this year.  The video, shot by Three Hat Media, was nominated for Best Music
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Higgnz Takes Us Home With ‘Brackish’

Even with the music world becoming smaller and more connected there is something special about an artist that celebrates his locale. Instead of boasting of world travels and unrealistic lifestyles our recent discovery Higgnz sticks to what he knows and his love for his region.   The rising hip-hop star truly loves and support his
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IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… Mindseed

Music has become a mass of multiple genres combining with each other to great new sounds. Our new friends Mindseed mixed a bunch of influences to create their own high energy sound that will keep bodies moving. We caught up with the band to discuss how they reached where they are, the state of the Calgary music
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Armonite Helps Us Look At ‘The Stars Above’

How amazing is music? There is an infinite number of ways to create sounds that can enter our ears and then our souls. The world has opened up fully to different genres and different instrumentation. Expand past the mainstream and you will find gems. One such gem is our recent discovery Armonite.   The innovative
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Lauria is not “Losing Me” with new single

You can tell when an artist is comfortable working in a studio. Raw talent is never born in the booth, and it’s not the easiest transition for artists to make. Once you start recording, you’re officially a part of the industry, and that’s an intimidating notion for anyone trying to make it in this business.
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Olivia Awbrey Says ‘Don’t Be Alarmed’

As an independent artist, you must find their own unique style and musical brand. In the dying, often fake, mainstream music industry, artists may hit it big by copying what has been successful for years. That fame usually does not last long. With the explosion of opportunities for independent artists, the game has changed. Artists
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Cozmic is ‘Not Ready For Summer’ Are You?

With summer finally here in the U.S., most people are making plans for exciting times and warm weather hijinx. Not everyone is in this happy place as demonstrated by the new single by Cozmic “Not Ready For Summer”.   The electro-pop music project known as Cozmic is the brainchild of Niche Tandon. The well-traveled artist
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IBG Interview – 8 Questions With… Amaru

We come across many multi-talented individuals in our search through the independent music underground. Unfortunately, many of them lack the business acumen to achieve the success that their talents deserve. An artist that does seem to have the knowledge and dedication needed is our recent find Amaru.  We had the chance to chat with him
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Zuneg Welcomes Us To His Intriguing Dark World

Sometimes to make creative and influential music everything has to be stripped away. Our recent discovery Zuneg has a plan that seems to be working. The Omaha born singer-songwriter, also known as Tim Mechaley, has found a way to blend dark music and themes into beautifully simple music.   For his latest album Out Of Dust,
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