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“I always write about love.” A talk with SHY Martin

“I always write about love. Everyone has experienced it in some way” SHY Martin is talented beyond her age. She burst onto the scene in 2016 as the featured artist and songwriter behind Mike Perry’s ‘The Ocean’, a track that went on to win Spotify Sweden’s prize for ‘Most Streamed Song of the Year’, with over 550 million streams.
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In Conversation with Genre-Bending Artist Quinn XCII

“Music is my favorite thing in the world. But the challenge is to realise that work is work and downtime is downtime.” Detroit-based vocalist and songwriter Quinn XCII blends fuses pop, hip-hop, reggae, and EDM into his own unique sound. We chat about his upbringing, getting married, music industry and his biggest challenge.
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In conversation with singer and songwriter Naomi Wild

“Success means being happy… being really happy with my art.” LA based singer and songwriter Naomi Wild was a featured vocalist on a handful of electronic pop hits before making her solo debut in 2017. With R&B, dance, and hip-hop influences, she began songwriting in college and started reaching out to other songwriters and producers over the internet with vocals recorded on her smartphone.
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In conversation with Freya Ridings

Freya Ridings is a talented London-based singer, songwriter, and pianist with a strong soulful tone. After opening shows in the U.K. for Gavin James earlier in the year, she made her headlining debut in May 2017.” In 2018 she issued the sumptuous, slow-burn single “Ultraviolet.”
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A talk with Maarten of Bingo Players

“The limitations of making music have gone due to computers but the basics of how you make your music – the grooves and the feeling – is still the same.” Bingo Players is a Dutch dance and electro house musical project fronted by DJ and record producer Maarten Hoogstraten. Bingo Players was previously a duo with Bäumer, who sadly died from cancer in 2013. After the tragic death of Bäumer, Hoogstraten announced that Bäumer had said to continue with the Bingo Players.
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A talk with Gus Dapperton

We are pleased to present a sidewalk talk with Gus Dapperton, a singer songwriter from Warwick, New York. Gus began writing and making music after winning a songwriting contest in the eighth grade and he released his first single “Moodna, Once With Grace” in 2016.
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A talk with Conan Gray

Love is so much more then romantic.” Conan Gray is an Irish-Japanese, musician and Youtuber born in San Diego, California. A lot of his music and music videos are written about situations he has gone through. Enjoy our sidewalk interview!.
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