This week on DC Music Rocks, Marielle Kraft, a singer-songwriter who laces honest stories together through clever lyrics with catchy melodies, stops by for a chat with host Brian Nelson-Palmer. The episode also features great tracks by Fellowcraft ft Ardamus, Virginia Man, Mackenzie Fisher, and Heather Mae.
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Marielle Kraft Bio/Links:
Marielle Kraft is a singer-songwriter who laces honest stories together through clever lyrics with catchy melodies, drawing influence from artists like Shawn Mendes, Taylor Swift, and John Mayer. Since 18, her songs have been known to bring together a room of strangers through laughter, reflection, and maybe a few welcome tears. Her latest powerful single, Test Drive, was just released in late August.
We found out this week on the show that Marielle gave a TedX Talk?!?! We went and found the link, check it out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRhwhKtLsD0
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FROM THIS SHOW
That’s That, by Fellowcraft (feat. Ardamus) (Hard Rock, Blues Rock)
Test Drive, by Marielle Kraft (Pop, Singer-Songwriter Pop)
***Desire, by Virginia Man (Rock, Pop Rock)
***Picture Man, by Mackenzie Fisher (Indie, Singer-Songwriter)
I Am Enough, by Heather Mae (Pop, Singer-Songwriter)
***The first time we've played this artist for you on the show, & a new artist profile added to our DC Artist Database! There's new artists every week!
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Fellowcraft - Three
**Your host Brian’s band!**
(9 Song Full Grunge/Blues Album - RIYL Foo Fighters, The Black Keys, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden
The Meer - Shed
(15 Song Indie Album - RIYL amplified guitar, RIYL PJ Harvey, Queens of the Stone Age, The Cranberries)
Babbling April - Country House
(Indie Single - RIYL Yo La Tengo, Built To Spill, Yeah Yeah Yeahs)
Color Palette - Sunburn
(Indie Electro Pop Single - RIYL Depeche Mode, The Smiths, M83)
Den-Mate - XOSO
(Indie Rock Single - RIYL Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Portishead)
Teddy Chipouras - Prior To Rain
(Folk Single - RIYL The Avett Brothers, The Lumineers, Dawes, Mumford and Sons)
AkinG Kalld Pedro - Zoe Saldana - Bonus Track
(Hip Hop Single - Bonus Track I’ve been digging on a commentary Afro-brazil album just released, RIYL Esperanza Spalding, Janelle Monae)
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THIS WEEK'S LOCAL DC SHOWS TO SEE
Here’s just a few highlights for the coming week, be sure to check out the calendar for the full list of all the upcoming shows! Check details before you go in case something changed/canceled!
Sep 21 - Fri
Bumper Jacksons @ The Soundry in Columbia, MD (Country/Folk)
Sep 25 - Tue
Lavender @ DC9 Nightclub in Washington, DC (Rock)
Sep 27 - Thu
Lauren Calve @ Pearl Street Warehouse in Washington, DC
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