BLACKTOP MOJO Team with DYLAN WHEELER for Cover of AUDIOSLAVE “Getaway Car”

Texas Rock Band BLACKTOP MOJO, led by front-man MATT JAMES, has teamed with fellow Texas vocal powerhouse DYLAN WHEELER to release their potent cover of AUDIOSLAVE’s “Getaway Car.” Inspired during the band’s 2022 tour, the vocal heavyweights teamed up upon BLACKTOP MOJO’s return, showcasing that Texas is fast dominating the New Wave Of Classic Rock movement! “Dylan and Nathan were talking on the phone as we were rolling down the road … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Team with DYLAN WHEELER for Cover of AUDIOSLAVE “Getaway Car”

BLACKTOP MOJO Second Music Video in Animated Concept Series, “Darlin I Won’t Tell”

Texas Rock Band BLACKTOP MOJO has released their second animated video for their two part compilation series, “Darlin I Won’t Tell”. Created by front-man MATT JAMES and bassist CATT MURTIS on the porch of the band’s house in Palestine, TX, with an acoustic guitar, “Darlin I Won’t Tell” unfolded in Nashville with the help of producer PHILIP MOSLEY. The animated video for “Darlin I Won’t Tell” was preceded by “Jealousy / Make … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Second Music Video in Animated Concept Series, “Darlin I Won’t Tell”

BLACKTOP MOJO Introduce Fans to New Concept Theme with Animated Video, “Jealousy/Make Believe”

Texas Rock Band BLACKTOP MOJO has released an animated, “Jealousy/Make Believe,” a two track compilation and first installment for the 3 song concept within their 2021 released, self-titled album. Created by front-man MATT JAMES and bassist CATT MURTIS on the porch of the band’s house in Palestine, TX, with an acoustic guitar, “Jealousy/Make Believe” blossomed in Nashville with the help of producer PHILIP MOSLEY. The animated video will be released in two … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Introduce Fans to New Concept Theme with Animated Video, “Jealousy/Make Believe”

DUSTY GRANT Releases Official Music Video for Poignant Debut Single, “Oceans”!

Wichita, KS based, Dark Rock artist DUSTY GRANT has revealed the official music video for the debut single from his newly, fully formed band, “Oceans”! Written and produced by GRANT and JASON CATLETT (with additional production duties as well as recorded and mixed by CHRIS DAWSON) with mastering by MIKE KALAJIAN, the music video for “Oceans” was directed by JT IBANEZ. “’Oceans is’ the first song I wrote with my … Continue reading DUSTY GRANT Releases Official Music Video for Poignant Debut Single, “Oceans”!

BLACKTOP MOJO Reveal Live Acoustic Video for Dark Cover of THE TEMPTATIONS’ “My Girl”!

Texas Rock Band BLACKTOP MOJO has released a live video of their harrowing cover of THE TEMPTATIONS’ classic hit single, “My Girl”! Originally revealed on Valentine’s Day, “My Girl” is available to download / stream online NOW! ”We wanted to play the song live in a place where you could really feel the dilapidation of a broken heart. We snuck into this old church here in Palestine and the … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Reveal Live Acoustic Video for Dark Cover of THE TEMPTATIONS’ “My Girl”!

SOUTH OF EDEN Departs from Label with First Independent Single, ‘”Lone Riders”!

Columbus, OH based Rock Band SOUTH OF EDEN follows up their blistering cover of the 1984 B-Side favorite “Drop Dead Legs” with their newest, classic rock gem “Lone Riders”. Directed, Filmed, and Edited by John Payne, the ferocious, guitar driven new single was produced by front-man Ehab Omran and Jakob Mooney. Fans can catch the band live February 18th at Southgate House Revival in Newport, KY, tickets are available online HERE. “We chose ‘Lone Riders’ as our … Continue reading SOUTH OF EDEN Departs from Label with First Independent Single, ‘”Lone Riders”!

BLACKTOP MOJO Deliver Valentine’s Day Offering with Minimal, Harrowing Cover of THE TEMPTATION’S “My Girl”!

March 2022 Tour Dates Announced! Texas Rock Band BLACKTOP MOJO has delivered the ultimate Valentine’s card lament with their newest release, an unexpected and yet deeply poignant cover of The TEMPTATIONS’S 1965 hit single, “My Girl.” Celebrating love while acknowledging the potential for loss, front-man MATT JAMES delivers an intensely emotional vocal performance, with the band providing an incredibly modern, bluesy backdrop on the iconic classic. The single will be available … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Deliver Valentine’s Day Offering with Minimal, Harrowing Cover of THE TEMPTATION’S “My Girl”!

BLACKTOP MOJO Release Official Lyric Video for “Strike Me”!

Texas Rock band BLACKTOP MOJO has released the official music video for their newest single, “Strike Me.” “‘Strike Me’ was recorded in our sessions for our self-titled album (released in 2021) at Sound Emporium in Nashville, TN and we had the privilege to add the background singing of the world famous McCrary Sisters on the track, who were an honor to work with. It was … Continue reading BLACKTOP MOJO Release Official Lyric Video for “Strike Me”!

FORTUNE CHILD Releases New Single, “Far”!

Jacksonville, FL based Rock band FORTUNE CHILD has released their debut single, “Far.” Featuring heavy, classic rock guitar riffs, funk basslines, and soaring vocals, “Far” is the first single off of the band’s upcoming, Kevin Elson (JOURNEY, MR. BIG) produced, debut LP, Close to the Sun, due out in early March . “It’s a fusion of what we’ve heard in the past and what we hear in our heads. An homage … Continue reading FORTUNE CHILD Releases New Single, “Far”!

Blacktop Mojo with Hostile Within, 710OIL, and Magg Dylan at Elevation 27 in Virginia Beach, Virginia October 10, 2021

By Glenn Woodell I got the chance to sit down with lead singer, Matt James before the show and talk about recent events. MMM: How would you describe your genre? Are you really southern rock and do you think it’s changed with the gain and loss of new members? I ask that because I’ve heard you described as southern rock and post grunge and I … Continue reading Blacktop Mojo with Hostile Within, 710OIL, and Magg Dylan at Elevation 27 in Virginia Beach, Virginia October 10, 2021