Skip to content

Author Archives: Clara Scholl


Rising Women in J-Pop

In celebration of Rising Women around the world and Asian American and Pacific Islander month, we’re shining a spotlight on Rising Women in J-Pop! ATARASHII GAKKO! ATARASHII GAKKO! (name meaning “new school” in Japanese) are a group of four young wom...


5 Artists You Should Know: Kenya

With a variety of regional languages, ethnic groups, and geographical environments, Kenyan music has a complex history. There is a diversity of folk music, sung most frequently in Swahili or native languages. Traditional Kenyan music included instruments a...


Celebrating Norwegian Artists: Spellemannprisen Winners 

The Spellemann Awards, often referred to as the Norwegian Grammy Awards, is an annual music award ceremony established by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI). This year’s ceremony was held on April 4 at The Hub in Oslo to celeb...


Plan Your Buy For Record Store Day – April 20, 2024

Record Store Day, on Saturday, April 20, has just announced their 2024 official list of music to celebrate “the culture of the independently owned record store.”  The celebration includes exclusive vinyls, performances, meet and greets, and more. T...


Celebrating Canadian Music: 2024 JUNO Award Winners

On Sunday evening, the JUNO Awards were held in Halifax, Nova Scotia to celebrate Canadian music. Hosted by Nelly Furtado, the ceremony was full of incredible up-and-coming artists and legends of the industry. Congratulations to our distributed artists and...


Underground Music: A Celebration of Riot Grrrl

In celebration of Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting a musical movement that has paved the way for female musicians, called riot grrrl. Riot grrrl is a political movement that began in the 1990s to fight against the male-dominated punk rock scene...