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MGK Blooms with Third Album


EST 19XX/Bad Boy/Interscope recording artist Machine Gun Kelly is set to release his third studio album, titled bloom, on May 12. Recorded at Baked Boulevard in Los Angeles, CA, bloom features production and engineering by the Futuristics (Chris Brown, Bruno Mars), Sonny Digital (21 Savage, Future), the Runners, H-Money, SlimXX and Baze. For more information, visit

Garage Sale in Illinois



Garage Sale will be independently released on May 12 by Cary Illinois. The album was produced by John Vanders at Tiny Telephone in Oakland, CA. Pictured (l-r): Rudy Villarreal (drums), Lizzy Lehman (lead vocals/guitar), Darwin Smith (lead guitar, backing vocals), Derek Morris (keys) and Andrew Pressman (bass, backing vocals). For more information, visit

Keane Memories in 2107 Neve Board Feeds Kitties Feed the Kitty finished a brand new album called Westbound & Down recorded at Studio 606 with the Sound City Neve board in Northridge, CA. The album was produced by John Lousteau. Pictured (l-r): Jack Maher, Jed Mottley, filmmaker Martin Guigui, Jon Shumway and Lousteau.

Twenty-one-year-old singer-songwriter-producer Mack Keane will release his 2107 EP on May 5 via Mack Keane Music. 2107 is named after his freshman year dorm room number in reference to the songs written there and the personal growth he experienced. The seven-song EP, which he wrote and produced with co-producers Tom Keane and bassist Nathan East (Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton), was recorded at The Spot Recording in Tarzana, CA. Pictured (l-r): East and Keane. Visit

Producer Playback

“Put your heart and soul into what you do. Set your own standards and make sure you always hit your own bar.” – Rich Mouser, producer-engineer (Chris Cornell, Dream Theater, Weezer)

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Music Connection May 2017  
Music Connection May 2017  

Music Connection presents its first-ever Video Production issue featuring multi-award-winning artist--and former Policeman--Sting. Elsewhere...