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Feb 16 Introducing: Sierra Deaton is Essy

It’s a rebirth. Goodbye Sierra Deaton, hello Essy! We last caught with Sierra in 2016 during the release week of her last project as part of The X-Factor winning duo Alex & Sierra, who announced their split as a group only a few months ago. Today, Deaton is back under a new moniker and with a brand new, fitting sound. Essy’s debut single “Don’t Hurt” was produced by Dylan William (Halsey, Flor) and co-written with rising alt-pop artist LostBoyCrow. “I wanna tell you everything about it, boy / I don’t know if I should / Don’t hurt if you don’t know”...more

Sep 30 Interview: Alex and Sierra talk new album, tour and the future

The couple that won our hearts back in 2013 is back with a brand new album. Two years after the release of their debut album It’s About Us, folk-pop duo Alex & Sierra is back with a major throwback collection aptly titled As Seen On TV. Their sophomore effort is both a mix of the covers that launched them into stardom and of new tracks that show off their evolution as artists. The release of  As Seen On TV was preceded by a string of promotional singles including new versions of “You’re The One That I Want” and “Toxic”. We sat down...more

Mar 18 Trendio Reviews: Andy Grammer electrifies the stage at The Fillmore

Starting out as a busker on the Santa Monica Pier, Andy Grammer has graduated from performing on the street to selling out his own headlining tours across the country. Grammer brought The Good Guys & A Girl Tour to The Fillmore in Silver Spring, MD on March 14, and the novelty of hearing the crowd singing the words of his songs back to him has still not worn off. “I started out as a street performer, so to have all you people come out here in DC and sing all the freaking words is like… WOAH!”