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PHARMACOSE Laments with Fresh New Soundscapes on Third Track, “If I Were Better,” from ‘Ascension’s Constraint’


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Jacksonville, FL Alternative Rock project PHARMACOSE has released the third single, “If I Were Better,” and second literary part, from their ongoing musical and literary project, Ascension’s Constraint. Infused with an eclectic combination of electronic pop ala Depeche Mode and Duran Duran as well as soaring, near falsetto vocals and energetic, pop-punk and classic rock instrumentation, this newest imagining from the multi-talented, experimental, and perfectionist front-man, WESLEY JONES, defies neat categorization, evoking a wholly new auditory experience for music fans across genres. Not only does the newest track reject aural expectations, it adds a deeper layer of intrigue with a nuanced story, reminiscent of such music storytellers as Tom Petty and Bruce Springsteen, underpinned by poignant lyrics and a relatable experience that holds listeners’ attention as they lose themselves in the composition.

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WINGS OF STEEL Bring Back Classic Heavy Metal with Eponymous Debut EP


Los Angeles based, Classic Heavy Rock band WINGS OF STEEL has released their self-titled EP! Wings of Steel is a refreshing throwback EP rooted in the classic hard rock and heavy metal of the 70s and 80s, the band’s style could be described as a new and unique expression of old school heavy metal. Vocalist Leo Unnermark’s bluesy dynamics and powerful high register with Guitarist Parker Halub’s bombastic riffs and expressive soloing come together to create a distinctly massive sound that truly speaks for itself.

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BLACKTOP MOJO Reveal Live Acoustic Video for Dark Cover of THE TEMPTATIONS’ “My Girl”


Texas Rock Band BLACKTOP MOJO has released a live video of their harrowing cover of THE TEMPTATIONS’ classic hit single, “My Girl”! Originally revealed on Valentine’s Day, “My Girl” is available to download / stream online NOW!

”We wanted to play the song live in a place where you could really feel the dilapidation of a broken heart. We snuck into this old church here in Palestine and the natural reverb in the room was incredible. The cracked stained glass and paint peeling from the walls of a place that was once so magnificent was definitely reminiscent of a love that had been lost.” – Matt James

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FORTUNE CHILD Releases Official Music Video for “Don’t Shoot Me Down”!


Jacksonville, FL based Rock band FORTUNE CHILD has the official music video for “Don’t Shoot Me Down”. Directed by McSlammany, “Don’t Shoot Me Down” is the fourth and final single from the band’s KEVIN ELSON produced, debut album, Close to the Sun.

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FORTUNE CHILD Releases Third Single off of Debut Album, “Tie the Line”


Jacksonville, FL based Rock band FORTUNE CHILD has released their third single, “Tie the Line,” off of their upcoming, debut LP, Close to the Sun, which is produced by the legendary Kevin Elson (JourneyMr. BigEurope, and Lynyrd Skynyrd). Released on 2/18, an exclusive Dolby ATMOS, spatial audio version of the song is also available on Apple MusicAmazon, and Tidal.

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FORTUNE CHILD Releases Second, Classic Rock Gem Single, “Slow Down”


Jacksonville, FL based Rock band FORTUNE CHILD has released the sophomore single, “Slow Down.”. Showcasing their ’70s rock proficiency, the guitar driven track is off of the band’s upcoming, debut LP, Close to the Sun, which is produced by the legendary Kevin Elson (JourneyMr. BigEurope, and Lynyrd Skynyrd).

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