In the spotlight: Riley Whittaker

Riley Whittaker is a 17-year-old indie alternative musician/songwriter currently living in Nashville (USA). In addition to playing guitar, she also plays the keyboard, ukulele and violin. Riley grew up in a small town called Sedona, Arizona. She lived in the same town her entire childhood, and didn’t move out of it till about a yearContinue reading “In the spotlight: Riley Whittaker”

New Release – Butterflies by Sophie Dorsten & Alex Dorsten

Sophie Dorsten is an indie-pop singer/songwriter born and raised in the Phoenix, Arizona area. She has been singing her strong, dynamic sound around the Valley and beyond since she was 9 years old. When the world shut down due to COVID her brother Alex moved back home from college and they combined forces and startedContinue reading “New Release – Butterflies by Sophie Dorsten & Alex Dorsten”

Spotify Playlist – Best of CoolTop20 2021

Musically, 2021 was a special year. Hardly any live performances, except online. But still we have discovered enough beautiful new music. Our favorite tracks can be found in this playlist. You will find all the songs that have been in the top20 in the past year. Sorted by the results in the chart. Here atContinue reading “Spotify Playlist – Best of CoolTop20 2021”

Chart Update 2021 wk51

Here’s a new CoolTop20. Nomden is the new numero uno. New names in the CoolTop20 are The Vain Travail and Marvin Anthony. Sugartown Slim and Blake Sonnet are familiar names which return in the Top20 with their new singles. The Future us are in this weeks spotlight and they provide us the Christmas tunes. EnjoyContinue reading “Chart Update 2021 wk51”

Chart Update 2021 wk50

Here’s a new CoolTop20. Joe Peacock, who was introduced to us by Joe Ademar, takes the lead with his brilliant “is not everything morbid?” . We would like to introduce you to 4 amazing new tracks. The Canadian artist David Scarsella is back in the CoolTop20 with another beautiful ballad. Brian Wolff from Texas hasContinue reading “Chart Update 2021 wk50”

New Release – Desert Marigold by Rī Wolf and Sophie Dorsten

‘Desert Marigold’ is an americana/alt-country/folk song about the fragility of life and appreciating your loved ones while you have them. It will be released December 17th. A pre-save is available. “I’ve teamed up with up-and-coming Arizona singer/songwriter Sophie Dorsten to bring this song together.” “This was a really fun collaboration project. I asked Sophie ifContinue reading “New Release – Desert Marigold by Rī Wolf and Sophie Dorsten”

Chart Update 2021 wk49

Another week with Abi Nav at the top spot. 4 new entries for former #1 Joe Adhemar, Norwegian band The Blue Gap, upcoming talent Olias and the briliant band Hush Mozey. Enjoy the music. Thanks for listening!

New Release – I Need Some Time by Sophie Dorsten

Sophie Dorsten has been writing and releasing EP’s and singles since she was 13. When the world shut down, the live shows stopped, her brother Alex moved back home from college, and they combined forces and started creating songs together. Sophie will release her new single ‘I Need Some Time’ on December 13th. “This songContinue reading “New Release – I Need Some Time by Sophie Dorsten”

Chart Update 2021 wk48