The Milk & Honey Tapes are proving to be a series of personal songs written, recorded, and produced by artist and songwriter, Joshua C.S. (Joshua Caleb Smith). These latest songs entitled, "Soothe My Soul" and "Where I Lay My Hat Down" are stories about family and love, and the relationships that make us who we are, at least who the artist is. Milk & Honey Tapes are not the only thing that the artist is working on at the moment. He has been performing this summer, and just recorded vocals at Fame Studio in Muscle Shoals, Alabama with friend and musical colleague, Lamar Williams Jr. [...]
Artist: Joshua C.S. Record: Milk & Honey Tapes Song 1: Give Me Your Number Song 2: Milk and Honey Genre: Blues, Neo Soul, Pop Release Date: March 30, 2018 FOR PRE RELEASE: Download here, https://mailchi.mp/69275c32e2a4/joshua-cs-sign-up Joshua C.S. is a Nashville, TN based recording artist, songwriter and producer. Collaborating with Seth Atkins Horan (Grammy winning music engineer) and a collaboration between Olde English Records and True Source Entertainment, the artist is releasing multiple songs this year in a group of mix tapes he's calling, "Milk & Honey Tapes". These releases will be at minimum 2 at a time (an A side and B side). Be sure to [...]
Lamar Williams Jr is a fantastic singer and songwriter out of Atlanta, Georgia. He's shared the stage with some of America's finest including The Allman Brothers band, Otiel and Friends, and is the lead singer of Les Brers. Find out more about Lamar in this short piece talking about his music, his sound, and exploring a day in the life in studio with Peter Levin in Muscle Shoals, Alabama at Fame Studios.
Another feature for the latest release by TSE artist, Joshua C.S. this month. This record has received acclaim and been held in high regard on many Spotify playlists, blogs, and Soundcloud lists since it's release in April. Not to mention garnishing regular radio play in college radio over the last two months, reaching the top 200 on (187 weighted and 135 unweighted) charts. "Roots" marks a segue into new territory with the record having been self-produced and released by the artist. This new sound seems to the mark of a new identity that as the record claims, is more in tune with his musical roots [...]
For independent artists to bleed into standard media platforms may not seem hard to the outside world, but it's not an easy feat. Nor is it common for an artist that's never been signed to gain recognition on radio stations and Spotify playlists and the like. Joshua C.S. from Nashville TN, with his new record, "Roots" has done just that, reaching in the top 200 on radio charts in April this year. If you haven't already, head to Spotify to stream the record, or go to Apple Music and check it out. But the best way to support the artists you love is to buy [...]
Joshua's new ROOTS record is making waves on college radio and on Spotify playlists, Soundcloud playlists, and more. Most recently, Spotify tastemaker, INDIEMONO has featured Joshua C.S.'s new single, "The Water Keeps Rising" on it's playlist, UNDISCOVERED & COZY: Indie Crush (see feature here: http://indiemono.com/album/undiscovered-cozy/). See more about INDIEMONO on their website, www.indiemono.com. Here's a taste. Enjoy!
TSE Artist, Joshua CS released Shotgun Freddy back in September. But just in case you missed it, the song's initial release garnered placement amongst the top 200 releases for that day! More releases, videos, and shows are to be expected to come from the artist through the end of the year from his new LP "ROOTS" to be released in the Spring followed by a Southeast tour. Stay tuned, and find out more at joshband.com, facebook.com/listentojoshua, twitter.com/listentojoshua, and instagram.com/listentojoshua.
TSE Artist Feature: JOSHUA [Nashville TN] from True Source Entertainment on Vimeo. Nashville native, and resident, Joshua, has been writing and recording music since a young age, and continues to push the limits of his own sound with every release. His most recent recordings, for his aptly dubbed, “ROOTS” LP, showcase the artist’s songwriting and performances, as well as side that of his craft that he’s been developing since moving back to Nashville in 2012. ROOTS was written, performed, and recorded at Joshua’s home studio in East Nashville; as he’s described it, “by accident”. Starting as demo and work tape sessions to bring into the [...]
Holley Maher came to us needing a way to visually represent the process of her very personal new Album, “Euphorics”. We came up with a concept that matched her vision, and shot all the footage in one day with her. In post we combined phone footage, and her Vine posts from the recording sessions with her original music on the record to create this final product.
This short film is a one of a kind, brilliant piece of cinema. Produced by Cyborg Ant in Los Angeles, True Source Entertainment brought original music and Joshua Smith was dubbed Music Supervisor.