Eligible to new artists that began recording or performing original music in 2020.
Cleansing of the Temple is a heavy metal Christian band from Clinton. They released their debut single “Abbeville” in 2020.
Spartanburg-based singer-songwriter Ary writes raw, emotional, and introspective songs sure to hit some soft spots. She is currently working on her debut EP.
Jynx. is a rising 18 year old rapper, producer, and new music talent from the Upstate. In November, he released his debut entitled The Covid Cassette.
Instagram – http://instagram.com/sophomorejynx
SoundCloud – http://soundcloud.com/sophomoreisout
Spotify – https://spoti.fi/33WSRsb
Paper Daisies is the bedroom pop project of Clemson artist Tayler Bucich. His debut album titled In and Out The Window released in March of 2020 at the very beginning of the pandemic-filled year.
When you’re at a party, observing, soaking in the atmostphere. When you walk down an empty neighborhood street while the sunset colors the clouds. These are the bittersweet, fleeting moments that Greenville indie rock outfit Mostly Here creates. Between sparkly
Dixie Barnes is a country-tinged pop-rock artist from Greenwood. She released her debut EP Lies in 2020.
Greenville native and multi-instrumentalist Aiden Harlow started his career in 2017 with the formation of the now defunct dark ambient collective “Nomad” — releasing a collection of tracks under the name. He proceeded with more electronic based music under the
Caleb Kennedy is a country musician based in Roebuck. He released his debut single, “It’ll Catch Up With Me Someday”, in November of 2020.
Caffeine Genius is an Upstate-based alternative rock project started by Hinder guitarist, Mark Austin King. The music is influenced by 90’s alternative rock music, especially Weezer and Ben Folds. Caffeine Genius released their debut EP, Look What My Computer Did
Catch the Rise is a music project from Greenville producer/composer Britt Barker aimed at capturing and reflecting the complex yet beautiful moments of life through song. In a sense, his songs are his soundtrack.
Driven by electronic-based production and live
Cameron Shaw is an Upstate-based Christian artist who released his debut EP Believe in July of 2020.
Official Website: https://cameronshawmusic.com
Serotonal is a hard alternative rock band from Greenville — featuring Andrew Woollens, Rhett Dodge, Caitlin Adair, Keith White, and Dave Jourden. Their debut album, Tripping Over Shadows, just released in December of 2020.
Creating early auditory connections might be the last thing parents think they’re doing when casually deciding between Joan Jett or The Rolling Stones to play on the car ride to school. The commercials using radio rock as background music, old
Greenville singer-songwriter Hunter Laird’s music brings high emotion and encapsulating lyrics. His strong and emotional vocal style draws you in from the first note. Lyrics written from past experiences draw in a wide audience and make his music relatable to