Album Review: “Psychokinetic Love Songs” by Hey, ILY

Condiments have the unfortunate pleasure of not being able to play video games. Ever since our creation, and after purchase, condiments such as myself sit idly in fridges or on dining room tables. From afar we hear humans become engaged in combat via virtual worlds with new and classic characters. Listeners have the pleasure of … Continue reading Album Review: “Psychokinetic Love Songs” by Hey, ILY

Mustard Invites You To Join Their Jingle Contest!

You, a beautiful and talented human, are cordially invited to Mustard's jingle contest! The contest is simple: create a catchy jingle for Music Shelf with Mustard. Mustard has had the pleasure of interviewing musicians from all across the globe. More interviews are on the way! They want to support you even more by continuing to … Continue reading Mustard Invites You To Join Their Jingle Contest!

Figuring Out If This is a Midlife Crisis With Common Sense Kid

1. You started making music during the COVID pandemic. What inspired you to begin creating music?I realized that I would probably have a lot more free time, I was working now working from home, couldn't leave the house. I've always had a guitar but never bothered to learn to play it properly.So it seemed like … Continue reading Figuring Out If This is a Midlife Crisis With Common Sense Kid

In Study Hall With Flip and The Combined Effort

1. Could you share how Flip and The Combined Effort came together?  I’d love to! I had played in a ska band in high school but once college rolled around, me and my band mates went our separate ways. Once I graduated and got a job, I found this crazy thing called “free time” and … Continue reading In Study Hall With Flip and The Combined Effort

Crafting A Prototype In a Parasocial Society With Kate Brunotts

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7KYQclsfPI 1. You recently released a new single with River Hooks called "Prototype" that touches on internet dating culture. Did real events inspire the song? Absolutely! I’m very fascinated by parasocial relationships as well as ones that originate online and lead to IRL connections. River and I actually met on Bumble friends and I met … Continue reading Crafting A Prototype In a Parasocial Society With Kate Brunotts

April 22nd Releases You Need To Check Out!

https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5WymDkt903AnuH0uNQR1j7?si=68e47b1a3d0a4614 It is Friday, you know what that means! Mustard has learned about human holidays such as Christmas, Boxing Day, Halloween, and Arbor Day. These special days though do not compare to the joy of your favorite independent artists releasing new music. Here is some new music released today that Mustard recommends you check out! … Continue reading April 22nd Releases You Need To Check Out!

Don’t Be A Lemon: An Interview With Ady Rayne

1. Who or what inspired you to begin making music? I honestly don't think there was a who or what. I started writing little songs when I was young, and I never stopped! I was able to find a class at my high school for recording technologies (music producing), and since then I've been able … Continue reading Don’t Be A Lemon: An Interview With Ady Rayne

Bungalow Jonathan Joins Mustard in Episode 2 of Podcast!

https://open.spotify.com/episode/0LforXW7KsWQF8ujCnhU2V?si=e41f8a7ef00c431d Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with the Karaoke King of social media, Bungalow Jonathan! We discussed Bungalow's original music, such as their new single, "What is a Man?" along with their creative process, their podcast "Bungalow Show", the persona of Bungalow Jonathan and Jean Daddy, social media, Spotify, and so much more! You … Continue reading Bungalow Jonathan Joins Mustard in Episode 2 of Podcast!