There's nothing quite like political unrest to incite real emotion... and unprecedented creativity. In recent years, we've seen artists scrap projects and create new, re-imagined masterpieces with the fuel of discontentment for the present, and fear of the future. In tumultuous times like these, it's art we turn to give us strength to fight daily … Continue reading #WCW Feature Interview: Julia Ostrov & Kristen Plylar-Moore
From the moment we connected for 6/8 Music's Women on a Mission: International Women's Day feature, we knew we had happened upon a very special artist in X. Ari. X. Ari is the definition of a thoughtful, and thought-provoking artist. She blends her own personal experiences and struggles with mental health directly into her rich, haunting … Continue reading #WCW Feature Interview: X. Ari
LA-based singer-songwriter Drea proves that music can (and should) be bigger than the person singing it. Pulling inspiration from limitless genres and styles, this pop songstress uses her distinctive voice to lift up topics like sexism, racism, and violence among so many more, making for catchy electro-pop with a clear and powerful message. Drea's music isn't … Continue reading #WCW Feature Interview: Drea
As you may know, at 6/8 Music we strive to highlight women artists who inspire us, teach us, and shine light upon the world through music, and beyond. We post about topics that are near and dear to us, and one of those topics is health. That’s why in the past, several of our 6/8 … Continue reading #WednesdayWisdom: Mental Health Resources from Women In Music
Within minutes of hearing Lesley Barth's music, you'll feel like you've known her forever. Well, at least that's how we at 6/8 Music felt the first time we heard her vivid, lovelorn debut album, Green Hearts. Her music takes all of the warmest vintage references, and brings them to the modern era with a relatable and … Continue reading #WCW Feature Interview: Lesley Barth
Meet Veronica Fusaro, a singer-songwriter-electronic-pop emerging artist from Switzerland who is gearing up to take the States (and the world) by storm. And if this is your first introduction to the Swiss songstress, be sure to remember her name, because you'll definitely be hearing it again very, very soon. Fusaro released her ICE COLD EP … Continue reading #WCW Feature Interview: Veronica Fusaro
Here at 6/8 Music, we love to "stay weird". Our favorite artists do too, and our #WCW this week is certainly no stranger to embracing the unconventional. Meet Josephine, a dark pop/R&B recording artist and songwriter who we absolutely love right now. Her latest single, "Friends", is an underrated pop gem, perfect for any playlist. … Continue reading #WCW Feature Interview: Josephine
I cannot sing to save my life. No, seriously, I can’t. I watch my boyfriend politely smile as though he’s enjoying hearing me hum a few bars when I am pretty sure he’s dying inside. My singing could make babies cry (and probably has), and caused the window glass of my uber to break. I … Continue reading Stay Unique, Stay Indie.
Fresh off the heels of International Women’s Day and during Women’s History Month of March, music and media’s biggest festival and conference -South By Southwest 2018 (SXSW) - is here, with an ever-increasing focus on women.
Happy International Women's Day 2018! For this year's International Women's Day, 6/8 Music has pledged to #PressForProgress and celebrate the achievements of women in several areas of the music industry. We are proud to present 10 women who are breaking barriers and working toward closing the gender gap in music. From artists, to artist managers, to … Continue reading Women on a Mission: International Women’s Day 2018