June 29, 2018

In my quest to promote more indie musicians and their acoustic music on Spotify, I stumbled across Angel Paylado using the #acousticmusic hashtag on Instagram.  With only one track on her Spotify Artist page, "Missing Peace", my hopes for a hidden gem looked...

June 25, 2018

Having listened to George Ezra quite a few times, he has become one of my regular artists when looking for acoustic music on Spotify.  His first album made him a mainstream sensation and his second has cemented his place as one of the top acoustic singers in the UK....

June 22, 2018

Fire Flies The most popular track on his Artist listing, this atmospheric piece (which can be found on Kasper's page or the Chris Olson Music official playlist) is beautifully immersive with a lovely cohesion between the instruments used.  Strong piano chords int...

June 19, 2018

A great song for any novice acoustic singer in the UK, this track is great for a quick cover as the chords are very simple. I play with a capo on the third fret but you could easily get away with playing it using power chords or open.  From their breakthrough album, T...

June 13, 2018

One of the best things about being a musician is the network of like-minded artists you come across. Even if their music is not to your taste, there is a general respect which emanates when two creatives connect that transcends so many boundaries.  Social media has ma...

June 11, 2018

When I first put this website together, I only had a handful of videos on my YouTube channel. One was a cover of Atlantic City by Bruce Springsteen, a couple were some of my own original songs, and the last one was an acoustic cover of Smoke by Brian Fallon - who is th...