Thirteen New Releases by #VWRadio Artists You Need To Know About

There’s SO MUCH fantastic new music being released this summer, it’s hard to keep up, but we are doing our best. Here’s thirteen new June releases #VWRadio will be purchasing and adding to our licensed library. Check them out and add them to your personal library too!

ANDREW SCOTCHIE & THE RIVER RATS - EVERYONE EVERYWHERE

Release date: 6/26/20

This concept album couldn’t have come at a better time. As a songwriter, Andrew Scotchie‘s lyrics are on the pulse of where the world is at today. “Funny Money” dropped May 22nd and is a favorite on the album and is now available on all online platforms. Visit Andrewscotchiemusic.com/shop to get your advanced copy of the forthcoming concept album “Everyone Everywhere”. Follow Andrew Scotchie & The River Rats and  see their whole discography on Spotify at https://spoti.fi/3eINPDm

Artwork by @rockartoflevy

BLACKBERRY SMOKE - LIVE FROM CAPRICORN STUDIOS

RELEASE DATE: 6/19/20

The new six-song EP from Blackberry Smoke is made-up entirely of covers as a homage to the historic Macon, Georgia, recording facility, which became an epicenter of the Southern rock genre in the early ’70s.

The new EP marks the first project cut at Capricorn Sound Studios by a major recording act in over 40 years, according to Rolling Stone. A portion of all proceeds from the sale of this album are going to the Recording Academy’s MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund to help people in and around music community affected by the global pandemic.

Pre-order here: https://www.blackberrysmoke.com/news/special-release-live-from-capricorn-sound-studios

CHARLIE JOHN - MY MESSY MIND

RELEASE DATE: 6/5/20

The new four-song EP, My Messy Mind, by Charlie John, was co-written and produced by his father Bill Millikin, who’s been a professional Music Composer and Producer for more than thirty years, and Kevin Stokley, a local producer and musician in his own right.  Charlie is also currently working on remixing some of the tracks with local Cincy rapper HoodyTime.  

You can stream the new EP on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/album/7BWBoAI4Rjwo98PBbCUs8z?si=LxcwHYSdT0yhgxHrhI4wig and you can use the #VWRadio Request Line to listen anytime.

ELECTRIC MUD - COMMUNICATION

Release date: 6/12/20

“With everything that’s goin’ on in the world these days, maybe a little more clear communication and connection is what we need,” wrote Electric Mud, in a recent Facebook post to promote their new album Communication

Follow Electric Mud on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3SrKIGQ18tysYes61HFTXf?si=Lvk5U-vdRW2jiGU4MZJAMg

Find out more about the band at their official webisite: www.ElectricMudOfficial.com.

FROM ASHES TO NEW - "WHAT I GET" (Single)

Release date: 6/1/20

This new track, “What I Get” by From Ashes To New, which you can download now via digital outlets, will appear on the upcoming From Ashes To New album Panic. The new album includes the previously released title track and is due out August 28th.

Panic follows From Ashes to New’s 2018 sophomore album, The Future, which included the singles “Crazy” and “Broken.”

Follow From Ashes To New on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4HrkLxQHZ5mgCtIVpiH5QX?si=7LGGfYe7RluBSVq7vOALmw

And find out more at their official website: www.FromAshesToNew.com

GUY PAUL THIBAULT - "SEND ME AN ANGEL" (Single)

Release date: 6/1/20

The new release, “Send Me An Angel,” by Nova Scotia’s, Guy Paul Thibault is a powerful plea for strength, in these hard times. Something we are all feeling these days.

Check out the official video for this song here, or in the sidebar of this post.

Follow Guy Paul on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/0CZTA8NH6dPGCjXiYFwXga?si=PFOi56edSxWLA89zsq5BGA

Find out more at his offifical website here: Awww.GuyPaulThibault.com

KENNY GEORGE BAND - FORGOTTEN SOUTH

Release date: 6/12/20

After the sudden and tragic loss of drummer, Bucky Brown, in 2017, it wasn’t clear if the Kenny George Band would dismantle or persevere. KGB chose the latter, and is releasing their new album, Forgotten South on June 12th.

Follow the Kenny George Band on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4Gz4QiTD32YEvg1QVQ1eAA?si=nnURSYQZSXWQIX5bdTE_yw

Find out more about the KGB at their official website: www.KennyGeorgeBand.com.

KEVIN STOKLEY - STORIES TO PROVE IT

Release date: 6/12/20

The new album, Stories To Prove It, by Kevin Stokley is a collection of soulful and very personal songs.

“I feel like I’ve come to a place in life where I’m comfortable. It’s easy to look ahead at 36 with a positive outlook and the days and months just seem to make a little more sense,” says Stokley on his website.  “I think this collection of songs really shares where my head is at and I’m so proud to share them with you.”

You can pre-order the album here: https://kevinstokley.bandcamp.com/album/stories-to-prove-it

Follow Kevin on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/6ZeK2Sl9rQqEY23bl474gW?si=Z4K5vllIQ96hNQoSItSqqw

Find out more at his official website here: www.KevinStokleyMusic.com

MOJOMAMMA & FRIENDS - "WE ARE ONE" (Single)

Release date: 6/3/20

Colorado’s own blues and funk band, Mojomama, releases their new tune, “We Are One,” a jazzy plea for unity in these uncertain times.

You can purchase the single here: https://mojomama.bandcamp.com/

Follow Mojomama on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3CLlJaYLovxoKl5OL4PuzO?si=GvUfVMrqTtyhGl4RjPUIpA

Find out more at Mojomama’s official website: www.Mojomama.net

SAMI CHOHFI - EXTRAORDINARY WORLD

Release date: 6/1/20

Sami Chohfi, lead singer of the rock band, Blue Helix goes solo with his upcoming debut album, Extraordinary World, released on June 1st. 

Purchase the new album here: https://samichohfimusic.com/store

Follow Sami on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/4xdpDgzzdLx365502fJweY?si=L-o8pVQNQ-iALvnM5HYF2w

Find out more here: www.SamiChohfiMusic.com.

Release date: 6/12/20

Sarah Blacker, from Salem, MA will be releasing her new single, “Beautiful Murderer,” on June 12th, and she’s inviting fans and listeners to join her on Thursday, June 11th at 8pm EST, for a ticketed release party for the new single. It’s an advanced Premiere  performance & VIP hang.
Tickets are $11.11 payable via PayPal
http://www.paypal.me/sarahblackermusic or Venmo: @Sarah-Blacker.

Follow Sarah on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5KpfsV4jq3XGygWmuLPdSh

Find out more at her official website here: www.SarahBlacker.com

SYCAMORE BONES - LAKE FEVER

Release date: 6/1/20

North Carolina’s Sycamore Bones, fronted by songstress Abigail Taylor, along with Cory Kinal and Andrew Massey.

Lake Fever, Sycamore Bones’ second album, was released on June 1st, and can be purchased here: https://sycmorebones.com/music

Find out more about Sycamore Bones at their official website: www.SycamoreBones.com.

TENILLE TOWNES - THE LEMONADE STAND

Release date: 6/26/20

Tenille Townes debut album is a 12-track, full length album entitled, The Lemonade Stand.

Townes co-wrote the dozen tracks on the album that includes previous releases, “White Horse,” “Jersey On The Wall,” and “Somebody’s Daughter,” in addition to seven new songs.

Pre-order/Puchase the album here: https://www.amazon.com/Lemonade-Stand-Tenille-Townes/dp/B087Z32JMK/ref=tmm_msc_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=&sr=

Follow Tenille on Spotify here: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3TyeX0lk4B7k56ukfzEE0z?si=a1TuVCqHSjqqQStHEAJ6Ow

Find out more about Tenille at her official website: www.TenilleTownes.com.