This Week on Homegrown With Mo: Grey Joy, Broken Girls From Affluent Backgrounds, New Heat and The Deadbeat Cousins!

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Monday: Grey Joy – We Were Happy Once

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In October of 2017, the Alt-synth-pop, New wave inspired, five piece act Grey Joy of Phoenix, Arizona was born. Singer Avidan “Wolf” Santana and Guitarist; Alexander Philip began to write the bones of their music in a small art space located in the heart of the Downtown district. Soon there after, the song-writing tandem brought on the efforts of Cameron Clark (Synth/keys), Nathaniel Tappy (Bass) and Justin Lucio (Drums). Grey Joy began recording with local great Cory Spotts who’s most notable credits are bands such as: The Maine, The Summer Set, Lydia and Bless The Fall. In due time the group became a collective, sharing creativity transforming the five into one idea. The days become Seconds as these strangers become family, chipping away at a record in hopes to make the listener just as much a part of that. Check out Grey Joy on Facebook and Instagram then preview their song “We Were Happy Once” below. If ya dig it, vote to hear it again for Song of the Week at the bottom of the page.

 

Tuesday: Broken Girls From Affluent Backgrounds – Broken

 

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BROKEN GIRLS FROM AFFLUENT BACKGROUNDS IS A 4-PIECE POST ROCK / AMBIENT ROCK BAND FROM PHOENIX, ARIZONA. BY PULLING FROM DIVERSE INFLUENCES THEY HAVE ACCOMPLISHED AN IMMERSIVE LISTENING EXPERIENCE WITH MULTILAYERED GUITAR RIFFS HEART-WRENCHING VOCALS, AND DEEP, UNRELENTING GROOVES. AFTER RELEASING THEIR FIRST EP, “AGGREGATE”, AND A HANDFUL OF SINGLES, THEY ARE ON THE VERGE OR RELEASING THEIR NEW EP “FICTION WILL SEE US THROUGH”. YOU CAN CATCH BROKEN GIRLS FROM AFFLUENT BACKGROUNDS ON FACEBOOK. PREVIEW THEIR SONG “BRIDGES” BELOW AND IF YOU DIG IT, VOTE TO HEAR THEM FOR THE SONG OF THE WEEK AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE.

Wednesday: New Heat – Page Up

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New Heat is a dynamic, multi instrumental duo from Phoenix, AZ. Their single “PageUp” was released in August along with a music video. Their self titled EP is scheduled for release on September 28th, 2018. Following their first performance, they are scheduled to play Pop Culture Music Fest in October with Drake Bell, The Ready Set, Anarbor & La Bouquet. Check out New Heat’s song “PageUp” below then be sure to give them a follow on Facebook. If you like their song, vote to hear it again for the Song of the Week at the bottom of the page.  

Thursday: The Deadbeat Cousins – Mexico

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The Deadbeat Cousins are a 4 piece blues rock band from Mesa, AZ. They are lifelong friends that decided that the world needed more blues rock. With influences like The Black Keys, Gary’s Clark Jr, and JD McPherson, the Deadbeat Cousins strive to make tunes that bodies can’t help but move to. Check out their song “Mexico” below and give em a follow on Facebook and Instagram. If you dig their track, vote to hear it again for Song of the Week at the bottom of the page.

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