Village Kid: Colourful Girl [EP]
Fans of Coldplay, Tori Amos, Jamiroquai, Steely Dan, and Queen will love this record. Village Kid have just recorded their debut 5 track EP “Colourful Girl” with producer Anthony Cormican and was released on July 29, 2010. For previews of the tracks go to Whotune.com where the band just won 3rd place in an international competition for Independent Artists; beating out over 125 other musicians for the coveted 3rd place. Alternative band Village Kid hails from Perth, Australia. This group of 5 musicians shared the vision of creating an Australian alternative rock band capable of writing and performing at an international standard, while incorporating elements from many contrasting genres such as funk, rock and classical. The diverse musical backgrounds of the band members has played a vital role in Village Kid’s distinctive sound incorporating string and brass orchestrations, contemporary chord progressions, modern rock and funk grooves, and soulful, motive vocals. You can find their EP digital download on iTunes, or their CD available on MySpace.
If you want to experience Liz Gilbert’s EAT PRAY LOVE experience in India but don’t have the money or time to visit an ashram in India, Nina Patel’s (aka Mantra Mom) music is the next best thing. Her new album “i am…Discovering y... If you want to experience Liz Gilbert’s EAT PRAY LOVE experience in India but don’t have the money or time to visit an ashram in India, Nina Patel’s (aka Mantra Mom) music is the next best thing. Her new album “i am…Discovering your inner beauty through divine Sanskrit mantras” is a journey of self-discovery; it’s uplifting and inspiring. Through her authentic pronunciations of Sanskrit mantras you will not only be entertained but educated at the same time. The music is absolutely perfect for meditation and yoga and will no doubt inspire you to Devour this record, Delight at its beauty and to dance. Her webiste provides translations of the titles of the chants and affirmations within the lyrics in English. For example this track and its translation: Durga Mantra: Om Dum Durgayei Namaha Salutations to She who is beautiful to the seeker of truth. Affirmations: “I will protect you,” “I am worthy,” “I am safe.” Another track affirmations: “I trust myself,” “I trust my universe.” And Another: “I am truth, “I am wisdom.” You certainly get your money’s worth with this record – inspiration, entertainment, meditation all wrapped up in one! The CD is available on the Manta Mom website and the download is available on iTunes.