To get into the spring break mood, listen to Alex Winston’s bubbly and uplifting track, “Velvet Elvis.” Enjoy!
The great Nina Simone’s “I Put A Spell on You” rings deeply and profoundly with her rich, soulful voice. The “High Priestess of Soul”, Simone exhibits her unmatched songwriting and singing talent. Enjoy! Also check out She & Him’s cover of the jazz classic!
Enjoy British folk/acoustic singer Ed Sheeran’s popular track “The A Team”, as recommended by Maroon reader Emma Pendrill.
Only eighteen years old, Rae Morris of Britain touts her maturely complex and beautifully crafted singing/songwriting skills on this passionately subtle song,”Don’t Go.” She artfully demonstrates an appealing combination of both her vocal and piano talent. Check out her live performance of the song above! For the original studio version of the song, follow the [...]
Song of the Day is from Australian band Jet’s 2003 album Get Born. The music video for ”Are You Gonna Be My Girl” won Best Rock Video at the 2004 MTV Video Music Awards and the energizing, feel-good song is still commonly used in movies and ad campaigns. Let us know what you think in the comments [...]
Zee Avi is a Malaysian singer-songwriter and guitarist. With clean, melodic, soulful vocals Avi enchants listeners on her most popular track, “Bitter Heart.” The song light-heartedly recounts relationship issues over a soothing and playful guitar dominated rhythm. Let us know what you think! Also, feel free to suggest a selection for an upcoming Maroon Song of the [...]
Lykke Li’s electronic-pumped, lilting voice is unmistakable in “I’m Good, I’m Gone”. The Swedish songstress delivers an energetic performance as she powerfully declares, “You’ll be callin’, but I won’t be at the phone.” The video is visually and artistically interesting and intrigues the viewer with its provocative camera angles and frankly…peculiar characters.
One of James Taylor’s classics, “Sweet Baby James” is a beautiful, lyrical piece that demonstrates Taylor’s remarkable songwriting talent and mellow tunes. His music resonates with all who listen, and this song is no exception. Enjoy.
London-based duo, AlunaGeorge, consists of vocalist Aluna Francis and producer George Reid. The group recently released their song “You Know You Like It,” a catchy, sultry hit, characterized by pitch-altered vocals and a bouncing dance beat. Listen and comment below! We know you’ll like it!
Miike Snow is a Swedish pop indie band formed in 2007. The group consists of Christian Karlsson, Pontus “Avant” Winnberg, and Andrew Wyatt. Interestingly, the members of the group have been active in the music industry long before the formation of Miike Snow. In fact, they are primarily producers, and have collaborated with the likes of [...]