Tag: Amana Melome’

Weekend Showcase 2.13

Weekend Showcase 2.13

This week was filled with memories, specifically those related to South by Southwest. But between the stories, we still featured some great new singles, reviewed a handful of albums, and shared a few videos. You’ll find all the articles in the list below. Or, take a short cut and listened to the Weekend Showcase 2.13, which has 46 songs from […]

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Amana Melome’ – “If and When” (video premiere)

Amana Melome’ – “If and When” (video premiere)

Singer-songwriter Amana Melome’ first caught our attention back in January 2015 when her Lock and Key EP was released. The EP was refreshing and inventive, combining acid jazz, funk-infused jazz, and 50s-era blues and soul music. Beyond the music, Melome’s story also fascinated us, as she comes from a family with a long history in music. Her grandfather, Jimmy Woode, was […]

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Amana Melome’, “Lock and Key”

Amana Melome’, “Lock and Key”

With a growing following in Europe and with a sound that blends the acid jazz of the Caribbean, the funk-jazz that is increasing in popularity in Europe, and the sultry blues and soul of 50s America, Amana Melome’ is now ready to take the US of A by storm. Born in Germany, Melome’ grew up surrounded by music. Her grandfather, Jimmy […]

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