Music Around The World is a music segment featuring various artist and music. Some of these artists are from the United States, while others are from other countries across the globe. In this episode we will be featuring: Tortured Soul, AnGy KoRe, David Forbes, Christos Fourkis and Music News.
Music From Around The World Episode 76: Transcription
Intro: 0:00 to 0:10
Mason Paine here and this is episode 76 of Music From Around The World. In this episode I will be featuring music from: Tortured Soul, AnGy KoRe, David Forbes, Christos Fourkis and Music News.
Tortured Soul: Start – 0:15 and End – 5:48
Tortured Soul is a deep, soulful house music band from Brooklyn, New York. The band is led by frontman and songwriter John-Christian Urich, who also plays drums and sings. Other members include Ethan White on keys and Jordan Scannella on bass, both of whom also provide backup vocals. The band has a sound that has been compared to that of Jamiroquai and The Brand New Heavies. Take a listen to their latest track “Take The Day Off”.
“Take The Day Off” is out now via Take Records and its available on all streaming platforms. Tortured soul music has been used in a number of different television shows over the years. Some of the more notable examples include A&E’s The Glades, Showtime’s Huff, and Canada’s So You Think You Can Dance. For the latest on Tortured Soul latest projects visit Torturedsoulmusic.com; that’s T-O-R-T-U-R-E-D-S-O-U-L-M-U-S-I-C DOT COM
AnGy KoRe: Start – 5:50 and End –11:32
Deep Minimal Techno artist AnGy KoRe is a true musical innovator. Hailing from Italy, AnGy’s music is a unique blend of genres that reflects his own personal journey. Always evolving and changing, his music is an expression of his own growth and development. Take a listen to his latest track “Faster Harder”.
“Faster Harder” is out now via Mad Horse Label and its available on all streaming platforms. AnGy KoRe had always loved music, so when he was given the opportunity to work as a sound technician on a cruise ship, he jumped at the chance. Travelling the world and discovering different cultures and musical styles allowed him to develop his own unique style, which draws from a range of influences including techno and minimalism. This experience was a true rebirth for AnGy, and he continues to draw inspiration today. Visit Instagram.com/AngyKore for the latest on his musical projects and upcoming appearances. That’s Instagram.com/A-n-g-y-K-o-r-e.
Kaskade has been revealed as the latest DJ resident for Ayu Dayclub and Zouk Nightclub, starting in 2023. This is great news for fans of Kaskade and electronic music in general. Resorts World in Las Vegas is already making plans for 2023, and they’re off to a great start! They’ve been courting some of world’s most popular artists over the past two years, and now they’ve landed another big name.
In other news
As music streaming services become more popular, many local libraries are now offering their own versions to patrons. These services typically focus on promoting and supporting local artists, and often offer non-exclusive licenses to make albums available to the community.
The concept of library-sponsored music streaming originated in 2014 when Preston Austin and Kelly Hiser helped build the Yahara Music Library for the Madison (Wisconsin) Public Library. Since then, similar services have popped up across the U.S.
That’s it for this music news break now let’s get back to the music.
David Forbes: Start – 12:35 and End – 19:45
David Forbes is a world-renowned EDM producer and artist who has been in the music industry for over two decades. His production discography is highly impressive, with many A-list producers being proud of his work. He is respected for his versatility and skill, making him one of the UK’s most well-known DJs. Take a listen to his latest track “Exposure”.
“Exposure” is out now via Outburst Records and it’s available on all streaming platforms. David Forbes is a true pioneer of the modern day electronic music scene. His production skills and DJing ability are second to none, and he has been inspiring other artists for many years. With nearly 20 years of experience under his belt, there is no doubt that David Forbes is one of the most talented and respected electronic musicians around today. For the latest on David’s latest projects visit: Instagram.com/djdavidforbes; that’s Instagram.com/D-J-D-A-V-I-D-F-O-R-B-E-S
Let’s take a final break for some Music News.
News Break 2: 19:46 to 20:53
In a major blunder, YouTube took down two of the most popular live-streaming music videos after users filed false copyright claims. The Lofi Girl channel tweeted on Sunday that its videos had been taken down, and received a copyright strike. Channels can be removed permanently from YouTube after receiving multiple strikes. Together, these two videos have a total of 797,341,998 views. YouTube admitted in a tweet that it mistakenly took them down after people abused the reporting system.
In other news
As one of the world’s most popular DJs, deadmau5 is always on the lookout for new ways to bring his music to fans. So when he was approached by CoCo Vodka, a brand of hard coconut water, about an endorsement deal, he jumped at the chance. Now, attendees of deadmau5 concerts can purchase CoCo Vodka products onsite, thanks to this unique partnership.
Mark Convery, co-founder of CoCo Vodka, said of the deal: “It’s surreal to think that our little brand will now be associated with someone as big as deadmau5.
And that’s it for music news. Now let’s get back to the music.
Christos Fourkis: Start – 20:54 and End – 28:05
Christos Fourkis is a world-renowned electronic DJ and music producer who got his start in the local clubs of his hometown, Aigio, Greece. At just 16 years old, he began DJing and quickly began to make a name for himself in the music production world. Christos has collaborated with some of the biggest names in electronic music and his releases have topped charts around the globe. Here is a listen to his latest track “Inaye”.
“Inaye” is out now via Retrolounge Records and it’s available on all streaming platforms. Christos Fourkis has always had a passion for music. His dream is to make people feel his emotions through his music when he is playing the decks. Visit instagram.com/christosfourkis; for the latest on Christos upcoming music and other projects. That’s instagram.com/C-H—R-I-S-T-O-S-F-O-U-R-K-I-S
Outro: 28:06 to 28:29
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