PressDownTown Mystic Releases Rock'n'Roll Romantic
Sha-La Music announces the release of the new DownTown Mystic album Rock'n'Roll Romantic. The album's release date is July 22 and will be digitally distributed by The Orchard. The songs will be available for download to Radio via AirPlay Direct prior to the official release date. Rock'n'Roll Romantic is DownTown Mystic's 1st full album release since the self-titled DownTown Mystic in 2013 and has 17 musicians contributing their talents.
Sha-La Music announces the release of the new DownTown Nashville EP by Americana/Roots Rocker DownTown Mystic. The EP’s release date is March 18 and will be digitally distributed by The Orchard. The songs will be available for download to Radio via AirPlay Direct prior to the official release date. DownTown Nashville features the rhythm section of Ian Hunter's Rant Band--Steve Holley on drums and Urban Legend Paul Page on bass.
DownTown Mystic Soul'd Out Single Release
Sha-La Music announces the release of the new Soul'd Out Digital Single by DownTown Mystic. The Single’s release date is November 6 and will be digitally distributed by The Orchard. The Soul'd Out Single includes the tracks Brian Jones, about the founder of The Rolling Stones, and the previously unreleased Rise and Fall #2 (Radio Mix).
The songs will be available for download to Radio via AirPlay Direct prior to the official release date. Soul'd Out is the follow-up to the DownTown Mystic On E Street EP, which went to #1 on the APD Global Rock Albums & Singles Charts.
DownTown Mystic on E Street Release
Sha-La Music announces the release of DownTown Mystic On E Street, a 4 song EP by Roots Rocker DownTown Mystic that features the Rock’nRoll Hall of Fame rhythm Section from Bruce Springsteen’s legendary E Street Band—drummer “Mighty” Max Weinberg & bassist Garry W. Tallent. The EP’s release date is June 22 and will be digitally distributed by The Orchard. The songs will be available for download to Radio via AirPlay Direct prior to the official release date.
Turn Around and Go Digital Single Release
Sha-La Music announces the release of the new Turn Around and Go Digital Single by Roots Rocker DownTown Mystic on March 23, 2015. The 3 song Single will be digitally distributed by The Orchard and will be available on iTunes, Amazon.com as well as other online retailers."Turn Around and Go" will be available pre-release to Radio exclusively on AirPlay Direct.
"Turn Around and Go" marks DownTown Mystic’s first release since the "DownTown Mystic" album in late 2013. That album spent 40 consecutive weeks on the Americana Radio Airplay Charts, with the single "Way To Know" crossing over and going to #1 on the Roots Music Report AltRock Song Chart last year. Sha-La plans to release a full length DownTown Mystic album called "Rock’n’Roll Romantic" later in 2015.
New DownTown Mystic Release
Americana/Roots Rocker DownTown Mystic's new self-titled release DownTown Mystic is being released digitally by Sha-La Music/The Orchard on October 14, 2013. The release will also be available on CD. The Digital release will have 11 songs, while the CD will have an additional 3 bonus tracks.
This is the 1st full album release from DownTown Mystic since the critically acclaimed Standing Still, released in the US in mid-2010 and Europe in late 2011. The artist's label, Sha-La Music, took a long term approach to releasing the album by starting 10 months ago with the release of the Read The Signs EP. That release has 7 instrumental tracks, 4 of which are on the new release, and 2 of the tracks have already been synch licensed and heard on TV shows like NBC's Emmy Award winning The Voice.
In April, the 1st of 3 singles, No Exceptions was released and the 2nd single Lost & Found came out in June to help raise money & awareness for Drummer Tommy Mastro and his fight against ALS. The latest single Way To Know, featuring E Street Band rockers Garry Tallent and Max Weinberg, was released in August. The 3 singles have garnered worldwide radio play on over 8,000 stations and raised DownTown Mystic's profile for the new release.
E Streeters Join DownTown Mystic on New Single
DownTown Mystic is set to release the new single/3-song Digital 45, "Way To Know".
Following on the success of previous singles "No Exceptions" and "Lost & Found", which have garnered airplay on over 500 radio stations worldwide, "Way To Know" features one of the all-time great rhythm sections--Garry Tallent and Max Weinberg of The E Street Band.
Sha-La Music/The Orchard will release the new DownTown Mystic Single/Digital 45 "Way To Know" on August 12, 2013.
New Single/Digital 45 Release
Sha-La Music/The Orchard will release the new DownTown Mystic Single/Digital 45 "Lost & Found" on June 11, 2013.
The 3-Song Digital 45 will benefit Drummer Tommy Mastro in his fight with ALS. Mastro, who plays drums on "Lost & Found", was recently diagnosed with ALS and can no longer play.
All proceeds from the sale of the Digital 45 will go to Tommy at: http://togetherfortommy.com
New Single Release
Sha-La Music/The Orchard will release the new DownTown Mystic single "No Exceptions" on April 22, 2013.
The track features master blues harp player, Nasty Ned, and is powered by Ian Hunter's Rant Band rhythm section--Steve Holley on drums and Paul Page on bass.
"No Exceptions" is the 1st release from the new "Lost & Found" project that is the follow-up to the critically acclaimed "Standing Still", released in the US on Sha-La/The Orchard in 2011 and last year in Europe on AGR/Sony Music.
DownTown Mystic Releases READ THE SIGNS
Just in time for the Holidays and Winter season, DownTown Mystic releases READ THE SIGNS. Produced by Robert Allen & Ben Elliott, READ THE SIGNS is a 7 song all Instrumental EP, digitally released by Sha-La Music/The Orchard on the Winter Solstice. READ THE SIGNS will be digitally released in Europe by AGR Television Records in January 2013.
READ THE SIGNS has a natural Americana vibe and grew out of 2 tracks being Sync Licensed in North & South America, as well as Europe.
DownTown Mystic Releases New Single "Brian Jones"
DownTown Mystic releases a new single called “Brian Jones” on Sha-La Music/The Orchard, about the demise of the man who founded and named The Rolling Stones, and died in 1969 at the age of 27, just a few weeks after he was fired from the band.
“Brian Jones” will be released at the Americana and AAA Radio formats via the A TASTE OF TRIPLE A cd sampler on 8/6/12.
Read MoreDownTown Mystic Joins New Country Stars
DownTown Mystic joins Country Stars Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Eric Church, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown, Kenny Chesney, Kelli Clarkson and more on Sony Music's "Hot & New Country Music Vol 4" cd release in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Release date: 6/29/2012
DownTown Mystic is signed to AGR Television Records in Germany. The 1st cd "Standing Still" was released via SONY MUSIC in Europe this year and the current single "Believe" was released last month and appears on the "Hot & New Country Music Vol 4" cd.
The link for the"Hot & New Country Music Vol 4" cd: http://www.amazon.de/dp/B00889JLN2/ref=cm_sw_r_fa_dp_JHh7pb02Z1H9J
New DownTown Mystic Release in Europe
After the airplay success of "Backdoor" – AGR Television Records releases "Believe" as second single from the DownTown Mystic album "Standing Still" to Radio in Europe on 6/1/12.
DownTown Mystic European CD Release
AGR Television Records in Hamburg, Germany has released "Standing Still", the new DownTown Mystic CD, on November 18,2011 in Europe. The 1st single, "Backdoor" was released to Radio on 11/11/11.
AGR is releasing "Standing Still" in a super jewel box with a booklet that includes lyrics & photos. European Distribution will be handled by SONY MUSIC.
"Standing Still" is DownTown Mystic's 1st release with AGR Television Records under a Licensing Agreement signed with Sha-La Music, Inc. in May 2011.
DownTown Digital Releases w/The Orchard
DownTown Mystic has 2 new digital release via a new Digital Distribution Deal with The Orchard. The album "Standing Still" was released at the end of July and The DownTown Mystic EP will be released this week on 9/6/11. The EP features a cover version of The Beatles classic "She Said, She Said" from their REVOLVER album.
DownTown on The Alternate Root
DownTown Mystic is one of The Featured Artists of The Week on The Alternate Root, the leading Americana publication on the Web. DownTown Mystic also has 2 videos, "Believe" & "Sometimes Wromg" on Alt Root TV's Premiere Video Pick Of The Week. Check it all out on The Alternate Root here:
DownTown Mystic Signs Worldwide Publishing
DownTown Mystic is pleased to announce the signing of a Worldwide Publishing deal with The International Music Network LTD, one of the leading music publishers in the UK. The deal was signed last week in NYC with The IMN's CEO, Ellis Rich OBE, former Chairman of the PRS in the UK.
DownTown Mystic Signs With AGR Television Records
DownTown Mystic has signed a multi album licensing deal with AGR Television Records for Europe and the Middle East. AGR Television Records is located in Hamburg, Germany and distributed by Universal Music.
Here's the link for the full press release:
DownTown on Alternate Root TV
DownTown Mystic has 2 videos appearing on Alternate Root TV's 2nd Show of the new 2nd Season. You can view Alternate Root TV at: http://thealternateroot.com/alternate-root-tv/watch-alternate-root-tv
Alternate Root TV can be seen nationally in cities including: Nashville, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, Atlanta, Seattle & New Orleans plus 9.5 million homes in the UK, including London.
DownTown Video Shoot 4 Alternate Root TV
DownTown Mystic shot 5 live videos for the 2nd Season of Alternate Root TV with producer Bill Hurley on December 1, 2010 at Horizon Studios in West Haven, CT. The 2nd Season of Alternate Root TV starts at the end of February 2011.
The videos are now up exclusively on DownTown Mystic's Channel on YouTube at:
DownTown Mystic Wins AirPlay Direct Promotion
DownTown Mystic is very pleased to announce winning a $1,000 Radio Promotion from AirPlayDirect.com at the 2010 Americana Conference & Festival.
New Single Release
DownTown Mystic will release the 2nd single, "Believe" from the new cd "Standing Still" on 8/27. "Believe" will go to AAA/Americana stations via the A Taste of Triple A sampler #67 and be available for downloading.
DownTown Mystic Charts in Europe
DownTown Mystic's new CD "Standing Still" has received a great response from the Americana shows at Radio in Europe and DownTown Mystic debuts on the Euro/Americana Charts at #22.
Modern Ways EP Exclusive
DownTown Mystic will be one of the Featured Artists in the new April/May issue of the Direct Buzz, celebrating 5 years of Airplay Direct. To help celebrate the 5th Anniversary of Airplay Direct, DownTown Mystic will have the new "Modern Ways" EP available for streaming & downloading EXCLUSIVELY on Airplay Direct starting in April.