Effie Zilch Navigates Climate Change Crisis with ‘Ship Has Sailed’

Effie Zilch

Recent Articles On August 5, San Francisco-based indie rock duo Effie Zilch released their latest single, “Ship Has Sailed,” a protest song that addresses the climate change crisis and our responsibility to protect the earth. Released as the frontrunner to Environmental Awareness Month, celebrated annually in September, the track appears on the band’s forthcoming album, […]

Ben DeHan ‘Woke Up’ with Latest Single

Ben DeHan Album Art Woke Up

Recent Articles By Daniel Warren Hill Ben DeHan made his way into the hearts of fans as a member of Baltimore-based rock band American Diary in 2006. With the release of their sophomore album in 2008, The Brightest Colors, came the opportunity to undertake over 44,000 miles of national touring, which also included the band’s […]

Ting Lin’s Celebrates the Immigrant Journey with ‘Dream Chaser’

Ting Lin "Dream Chaser"

More to Watch By Jessica McCormick https://youtu.be/_SfzU2lVV9I This reading of Alchemical Records content provides a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. Ting Lin’s single, “Dream Chaser” (“追梦者”), is clearly a labor […]

Husam Calls for Peace with ‘Hummus on the Beach’

Husam "Hummus on the Beach"

More to Watch By Margaret Adams D.C.-based artist Husam has joined forces with Isreali singer, Shai Portugaly, to release his new single, “Hummus on the Beach.” The thought-provoking song illustrates what a peaceful future could look like between Israel and Palestine, as the two states have a violent history of conflict.  “I am what you […]

BRASSIE Releases Studio Version of Viral Song, ‘friends like these’

BRASSIE "friends like these"

More to Watch By Cynthia Gross https://youtu.be/Q9vRdx4Alj4 This reading of Alchemical Records content is to provide a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. Northern, Virginia-based singer-songwriter BRASSIE released the studio version […]

Tripoli Wants You to ‘Ignore This Life’

Tripoli "Ignore This Life"

More to Watch By Jaci Jedrych https://youtu.be/YA28PYF533w This reading of Alchemical Records content is to provide a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. Mexico City-based band Tripoli’s latest track “Ignore This […]

La Marvela Is a D.C. Miracle: Colombian Women Honor their Heritage in their Adopted Land

La Marvela, Colombian band

D.C. Colombian band La Marvela performs cumbia, a style of music that blends the influences of Indigenous, Spanish, and African culture—all of which melded in Latin America. Learn more about La Marvela’s journey with contributing writer Eric Althoff, including how the band members found each other in a different country and their thoughts on the importance of preserving one’s history.