Artist Conversation with Jua – Colors of Life 8.7.2014

Finally, I was able to reconnect with vocalist Jua and follow up on our 2012 Artist Conversation (click HERE to hear it). Jua released his sophomore CD, Colors of Life, on June 24, 2014 (click HERE to read my review) and I was privileged to speak with him about the project. Once again, we had…

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The Listening Suite: 10.7.13 Edition

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Listening Suite! This episode explores downtempo, with haunting melodies, dub step and trip hop influences, and unique vocals. Here’s the playlist: Jekyll – Hiatus Kaiyote Nakamarra – Hiatus Kaiyote Every Time – Natalia Clavier Want Me – Affelaye Pelican Narrows – Caribou Hey Love – Tricky Here’s the…

TweetChat Series from Jua Howard

Earlier this week, I participated in a wonderful TweetChat entitled, “Soundtrack of Life,” (Twitter #chatwithjua) the latest installment in a series of TweetChats hosted by friend to This and That With Calandra and vocalist extraordinaire, Jua Howard. Here’s how Jua described the pending conversation: Like myself, I am sure each of you have signature songs…

Music Notes: TweetChat Series from Jua Howard

Earlier this week, I participated in a wonderful TweetChat entitled, “Soundtrack of Life,” (Twitter #chatwithjua) the latest installment in a series of TweetChats hosted by friend to This and That With Calandra and vocalist extraordinaire, Jua Howard. Here’s how Jua described the pending conversation: Like myself, I am sure each of you have signature songs…

Giving the Gift of Independent Music

This year, I have enjoyed my personal journey into independent music. This and That With Calandra has vowed to support and share with our readers independent music and its artists. So I felt it only fitting to encourage you to support independent music – give yourself (and others) the gift of independent music. If you…