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Michelle Willis Releases New Single "Green Grey" and Music Video

Michelle Willis has just released "Green Grey," the first single from her upcoming album, Just One Voice, with an accompanying music video, premiered with Glide Magazine. 

Michelle Willis - This song is meant to be playful, fun and flirtatious, in the  innocent first moments of attraction. I spent a few years following the trope of being a young fun escape to other people’s sadness. That got old, and thankfully so did I. I originally heard this as a combo of Bonnie’s Something To Talk About but with the energy of Simon & Garfunkel’s Cecilia.

GroundUP Music Festival New Dates: May 6-8, 2022

To our GroundUP family: We've waited almost two years to safely gather together again - and despite our strongest efforts to keep our existing February dates, we must continue to act responsibly to ensure the health and safety of our community.

Due to the challenges presented by the Omicron variant of COVID-19, including travel restrictions for many of our international artists and attendees, the fifth annual GroundUP Music Festival will be postponed to May 6-8, 2022.

While we will need to wait a little longer to experience the magic of GroundUP, we're thrilled to announce the incredible lineup of musicians who will join us for the new dates. Thank you to this amazing circle of artists and music lovers for your continued support of GroundUP. We can't wait for the music to bring us together once again this May!

Mark Lettieri Releases New Live Performance Videos for "Magnetar" and "Red Dwarf"

Mark Lettieri has released live cuts of his songs "Magnetar" and "Red Dwarf" from his GRAMMY-nominated album, Deep: The Baritone Sessions, Vol. 2! Filmed and recorded at Furndware Studios in Dallas, TX on Dec. 7, 2021. Watch the full videos for "Magnetar" here and "Red Dwarf" here.

Mark Lettieri's Album Nominated for GRAMMY

GroundUP Music is proud to represent 2022 GRAMMY-nominated artist, Mark Lettieri, forBest Contemporary Instrumental Album. Listen to Deep: The Baritone Sessions, Vol. 2 here.

C4 Trío Releases Their Brand New EP With Music Video

C4 Trío (a group made up of Jorge Glem, Edward Ramírez, Héctor Molina, & Rodner Padilla) has released their new "Back to 4 EP," accompanied by a colorful music video for the lead song of the same name.

"Back to 4" is an explosion of virtuosity, groove, and musicality, embodied by C4 Trio in their celebration of 15 years together as a band. A serene, yet powerful vibe spreads like the romantic perfume of the explorer, inspired by the steps done and looking forward to the many more yet to come. 

In 2016, musicians from around the world competed in a contest to create an original piece using samples from Tarova, off of Culcha Vulcha, with top prizes of $500 and more. Check out the best of the best below.

Grand Prize



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1st Runner-Up

Tarova (Quick Remix)

by 0db

From Marseille, France | Visit Profile
2nd Runner-Up

Tarova (Karol Obara Version)

by 24dBFS

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