Jim Wilson ~ My Mother’s Son Jul23

Jim Wilson ~ My Moth...

My name is Jim Wilson, and I’m a recording artist of piano-featured, contemporary-instrumental music. While I’ve been composing since I was 7, it wasn’t really until my best friend died suddenly of a heart attack at the age of 37 over a decade ago that I began to pursue my music career in...

ReverbNation Contest...

Congratulations Wayne D. CEO from Come Get It Records for being Amused Now’s first ReverbNation contest winner! We selected Wayne D. because we love his beat and unique hip hop sound. My favorite Wayne D. song is Fire & Rain, because of the way he mixes singing with hip hop. Turns out,...

Angela Ardis ~ THE BLOCK: Truth Revealed Jul20

Angela Ardis ~ THE B...

My name is Angela Ardis. With 37 years of writing experience, 5 published books, over 100 published articles and countless collaborative television, movie, live production and animation projects completed and in the works, I find myself still enamored with the craft of writing. The art of...

D Grant Smith ~ The ...

We feed our heads with a lot of different things. Our eyes are fed images and color, our mouths taste flavors and temperatures, and our ears dine on audio and music. Each of these receivers has palettes for what is enjoyable and what isn’t. When I was a college student, I had this notion that...

Sugar On the Dashboard ~ Discovery is Dead Jul17

Sugar On the Dashboa...

Interviewing Sugar on the Dashboard is a funfest. The guys are talented, self-taught musicians, with a fabulous sense of humor. Three of the four band members joined me at the Amused Now Featured Artist interview: Brayden Gomer, who sings and plays guitar; Austin McEwen, who plays bass; and...

2014 Indie Music Awards Winner ~ Nyanda Jul15

2014 Indie Music Awa...

I love Nyanda’s casual elegance. Jamaican-born Nyanda won Lipstick Radio’s 2014 Indie Music Awards Best Reggae Song for Slippery When Wet. Nyanda has been working with Khymberlee Carlyle from Lipstick Radio for about one year. “I’m so appreciative of all the support and encouragement. It...

Stephanie Kong ~ Her Jul13

Stephanie Kong ~ Her

Hi! My name is Stephanie Kong, and I’m an 18-year-old singer-songwriter/multi-instrumentalist. I have been playing since I was 14 years old. I was first inspired to play music by my ninth grade English teacher Mr. Petrich. One day in class, Mr. P. came in with his guitar and performed...

Judy Rodman ~ Vocal Survival Tips Jul13

Judy Rodman ~ Vocal ...

Hi. I am Judy Rodman, a vocal coach and recording producer. I am currently writing, performing and recording a new full band project with my husband as Judy Rodman and 6Play. We are doing original music to fit the baby boomer Americana audience, focusing on master level musicianship, vocals...