Written by: Mister Substitute This is the inaugural Artist Profile where Mustard and I will be highlighting artists that we… well… want to highlight, and the person that inspired this idea is none other than Southern California’s own Nate Phung, front-person for Nate Funk and the Phunky Bunch. I first found Nate on a random … Continue reading Artist Profile: Nate Phung
Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with pop independent musician Marilyn Hucek. Together we discussed their love of fashion, their lifestyle website “The Lunar Phase,” their recent single “Just Friends”, and so much more! 1. Mustard is grateful to have you join them. How are you doing today? It is my pleasure. I’m doing great … Continue reading Follow Your Heart with Marilyn Hucek
Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with Maryland's Jordyn Taraez. Together we discussed the role music played during their childhood, their philosophy on songwriting, opening for Maude Latour, their upcoming single "Can't Talk", and so much more! 1. Mustard would like to thank you for joining them. How are you doing today? Hi! Thank you … Continue reading Jordyn Taraez Is So Good (On Their Own)
Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with Texas's Deniz Love. Together we discussed their time as a Division One college soccer player, their creative process, their influences, their newest album "ALL WAVES PASS", and so much more. 1. Mustard would like to thank you for joining them. How are you doing today? Hello Mustard! I'm … Continue reading Between The Tides with Deniz Love
Mustard had the pleasure of speaking with independent artist Solomon Carlson. Together we discussed growing up with music, their first song they learned on guitar, their social media presence, their newest song "Oneshot" and so much more! 1. Mustard is thankful to have you here. How are you doing? I am doing well mustard. Thank … Continue reading Solomon Carlson Owns This Town
Music Shelf is grateful and honored to premiere the video for Grooblen's newest single "Escher Girl." This is their follow up to their debut album "One of Four" which was released earlier this year. Grooblen (Ellie Stokes) is an integral member of the San Francisco music scene. Stokes is the founder of the Big Leap … Continue reading Exclusive: Grooblen “Escher Girl” Music Video Premiere
Listen here Review by: Mister Substitute If you don’t know by now, I’m actually a full-time substitute teacher–I’m sort of the go-to long-term substitute for my district. I am currently substituting while a teacher is on maternity leave. Whenever there is downtime I always play music, and sometimes (like now) I will listen to the … Continue reading Screen, Turn On–Put on Jason McCue, Please
San Francisco's art collective Big Leap Collective, founded by Ellie Stokes, will be presenting the first ever Skatember on September 29th, 2022. Big Leap Collective provides independent artists "opportunities for diversity, accessibility, and education through immersive and community-focused events and collaboration in the Bay Area and beyond." The guest of honor at Skatember will be … Continue reading Big Leap Collective Presents Skatember!