Breaking The Mold: Melanie Martinez

As I said before in my last “Breaking The Mold” piece on Shawn Mendes, I love when artists can surprise me and mesmerize me beyond my expectations and Melanie Martinez is undoubtedly one of those artists. I remembered seeing her on The Voice and thinking that she had the makings of….something. She had a gimmick (her two…

Breaking the Mold: Shawn Mendes

The Internet has brought us some incredible talent over the past couple of years in respect to the music industry. Justin Bieber (minus his childish antics and increasingly annoying ego), Tori Kelly and her raw, natural talent, and this 18 year old Canadian singer who started out on Vine, Shawn Mendes. That’s right, 18. He…

Lady Gaga Returns with”Perfect Illusion”

There are very few artists that are at the level in their careers where the simple announcement of a new single can cause an incredible stir in the world. Lady Gaga is definitely one of those artists, and in an industry where talent isn’t the only thing that can earn you any popularity, notoriety and…