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Crooners In Coffeeshops

Crooners In Coffeeshops

By Crooners In Coffeeshops
Welcome to Crooners In Coffeeshops, the podcast where we share our love of coffee with local and independent musicians.
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Meet Keldamuzik
Bay Area Jack-of-all-trades entertainer Keldamuzik joins us to chat about her upcoming releases, the positive reclamation of the term 'Diva,' and never giving up on your passions. Special shoutout to Kurukahveci Mehmet Efendi in Turkey for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
23:57
May 10, 2021
Meet Rynda Laurel
Seasoned music industry veteran Rynda Laurel joins us to chat about her illustrious career, her wonderful mood-balancing supplement brand VRY Everyday, and the exciting change that we hope to see in the overall entertainment industry. Special shout-out to Joshua Tree Coffee in Joshua Tree, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! http://atrynda.com/ https://vryeveryday.com/ https://backline.care/ Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
39:31
May 3, 2021
Meet Soraia
Front-woman ZouZou Mansour of garage rock group Soraia joins us to discuss their latest musical releases, cherishing the little victories in your music career, and shouting out to the past, present, and future women of rock. Special shout-outs to Barclay's Coffee & Tea in Northridge, CA and Endgrain Coffee Roasters in Pitman, NJ for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
32:50
April 26, 2021
Meet Anna Chase
Paraguayan singer-songwriter Anna Chase chats with us about her collaboration single "Antídoto" with Jorge Blanco, standing her ground in her creative choices, and staying true to what she hopes to accomplish in her music. Special shout outs to Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee in Santa Monica, CA and Donca Donuts in Asunción, Paraguay for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
18:36
April 18, 2021
Meet Will Champlin
Multi-talented singer-songwriter and producer Will Champlin joins us to discuss his latest musical projects, including Valley Of Wolves' latest album Outlaws, the importance of continuing to take risks in your music, and the long-term aspects of being a contestant on The Voice. Special shout outs to Village Well Books & Coffee in Culver City, CA and Mukilteo Coffee Roasters on Whidbey Island, WA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
23:36
April 12, 2021
Meet Jorge Blanco
Mexico-based singer and actor Jorge Blanco joins us to chat about his collaboration with Anna Chase for their new single "Antídoto," his experiences with both the acting and the music realms of the entertainment industry and doing his best to balance his passions with his personal life. Special shout-outs to Café Aguilar in Nogales, Sonora, Mexico and Cucurucho Café in Mexico City, Mexico for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
16:22
April 6, 2021
Meet Tash Neal
Inspiring in all aspects of song and story, Tash Neal joins us to discuss how his near-fatal accident impacted his music, his debut solo release Charge It To The Game, and his goals to continuously use his art to spread hope. Special shout outs to Black Heart Coffee Co. in Lake Balboa, CA and Mavro Kafe in Palms, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
48:43
March 23, 2021
Brand Highlight: Pura Coco
Burnett Treat, the founder CEO of cold-filtered coconut water beverage company Pura Coco, joins us on a special episode to share the kitchen-to-company story, the importance of sustainable farming practices, and marketing in the age of pandemic. Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
34:32
March 16, 2021
Meet Jarrod Lawson
Soulful Portland, OR singer-songwriter Jarrod Lawson joins us to discuss his new album Be The Change, his thoughts on regulating artist payments from streaming services, and balancing heaviness with joy. Special shout-outs to Paris Baguette in Encino, CA, Common Grounds Coffeehouse in Portland, OR, and Super Domestic Coffee in Culver City, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
28:02
March 9, 2021
Meet Amiena
Worldly songstress Amiena joins us to discuss her new single "Halo," how her life experiences have played into her music, and her exciting upcoming works. Special shout-outs to Sweet Retreat Donuts in Long Beach, CA, and Eightfold Tea Shoppe in Costa Mesa, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
22:02
February 22, 2021
Meet Coma Girls
Los Angeles indie psych-rocker Coma Girls joins us to discuss his new EP Skyboxer, using the quarantine period to increase his piano skills, and a look into his long-standing musical career. Special shout outs to Stories Books & Cafe in Echo Park, CA and Pretty Bird Coffee in Yardley, PA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
13:10
February 15, 2021
Meet Juana Everett
From Madrid, Spain to Los Angeles, CA, Juana Everett joins us to chat about her debut album Move On, how moving across the world has inspired her music, and how age should be just a number in regards to art. Special shout-outs to Curly Tail Coffee in Kittanning, PA, Cafe Tropical in Silverlake, CA and Coffee Commissary in Los Angeles, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
21:03
February 9, 2021
Brand Highlight: Keanjaho Box
Stacy Baldwin, founder of music and coffee subscription box Keanjaho Box, joins us on a special episode to share her story on how the birth of Keanjaho Box came to be, the importance of marketing for brands that are in their beginning stages, and how she hopes to grow her brand and other music-related endeavors. Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
27:17
February 1, 2021
Meet Valerie Lighthart
Art-pop nightingale Valerie Lighthart chats with us to discuss her adorable music beginnings, her wonderful experiences with artists collaborators, and her struggles with the concept of femininity. Special shout outs to Coral Tree Cafe in Brentwood, CA and Rochambo Coffee & Tea House in Milwaukee, WI for providing us with caffeinated goodness!  Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
17:56
January 24, 2021
Meet The Carolyn
Andrew Patrick from Atlanta, GA indie punk trio The Carolyn join us to discuss their debut album This Will Begin To Make Things Right, their coffee partnership with Unknown Coffee Co., and the incorporation of pop culture references within their music. Special shout outs to Nimbus Coffee in Downtown Los Angeles, CA, Unknown Coffee in Atlanta, GA and Blackbird Coffee in Milledgeville, GA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
14:34
January 17, 2021
Meet Cloud Baby
Jenna Scott and  Tim Ryssemus of Nashville's dreamy indie-pop act Cloud Baby join us to chat about the exciting birth of the band, incorporating fandom into music, and the constant pressures that women in the music industry face that men are exempt from. Special shout-outs to Supersweet Tattoo & Coffee in Echo Park, CA, Sip Coffee in Nashville, TN, and Dose Coffee in Nashville, TN for providing us with caffeinated goodness!  Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
22:43
January 12, 2021
Meet Kat Meoz
Eclectic songstress Kat Meoz joins us to discuss the new musical elements she chose to include in her latest single "Run Tonight," her excitement for the new era of the music industry, and being brave enough to break out of the box. Special shout outs to Hill Top Coffee + Kitchen in Inglewood, CA and Woodcat Coffee Bar in Echo Park, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness!  Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
25:14
January 4, 2021
Meet Armon Hassan
Milwaukee-based Armon Hassan joins us to discuss his impressive musical journey starting from high school, his experiences between his solo work and his work in After Hour Animals, and not being afraid of showing your vulnerability. Special shout-outs to Burst CBD Coffee and MKEing Coffee in Milwaukee, WI for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
10:27
December 27, 2020
Meet Retro Champ
Coming to us all the way from St. Louis, rapper Retro Champ joins us to chat about his incredible 2020 musical journey, the importance of utilizing social media to your advantage, and finding inspiration in the artists that speak to your soul. Special shout-outs to Cafe Laurent in Culver City, CA and Kitchen House Coffee in St. Louis, MO for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
29:41
December 20, 2020
Meet Wilmette
Chicago pop-punk band Wilmette's newest member Brompton Jackson joins us to discuss the band's latest self-titled release, his experience going from temporary to full-time band member, and what he hopes their fans will take away from their music. Special shout-outs to Truth Coffee Roasting in Cape Town, South Africa, and Sip Of Hope in Chicago, IL for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
19:19
December 14, 2020
Meet Chaz Mason
Our dear friend and soulful crooner, Chaz Mason, joins us to discuss the importance of his latest single "Time For Change," the positives and negatives that the pandemic has caused the music industry, and reminiscing on our favorite parts of music's past. Special shout outs to Two Guns Espresso in Manhattan Beach, CA and Kat's Cafe in Atlanta, GA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
38:23
December 10, 2020
Meet Darian Zahedi
Genre-bending singer-songwriter and photographer Darian Zahedi joins us to discuss his debut single "Dancing," balancing between his many creative endeavors, and being brave enough to start something new. Special shout outs to The Original Brooklyn Water Bagel in Westchester, CA and The Assembly in West Hollywood, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
20:54
December 1, 2020
Meet Kaio Mars
Indie rocker Kaio Mars joins us to discuss his debut solo release "All I Need," the difference of experiences between creating solo and group works, and reminds us of the importance of creating art to bring yourself happiness. Special shout outs to The Original Brooklyn Water Bagel in Westchester, CA and Alanna's Coffee Roasters in Mar Vista, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
13:06
November 22, 2020
Meet Tidal Babes
Lyndsi Austin and Chris Qualls from pop-rock trio Tidal Babes join us to share their new music activity, what it means being a woman in the rock n roll world, and their magical story of how Tidal Babes came to be. Special shout outs to Lodge Bread Company in Culver City, CA and Counterpart Deli in Echo Park, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
26:30
November 15, 2020
Meet Natalie Duque
Folk-pop singer-songwriter Natalie Duque joins us to discuss her upcoming collaboration project Letter To Loved Ones, the re-ignition of her love of music after being a teacher, and balancing the many aspects of her life with pursuing her dream. Special shout outs to Belgium Waffle Haus in Studio City, CA and Coffee Commissary in Los Angeles, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
33:39
November 10, 2020
Meet Opus Vitae
Indie rocker Opus Vitae joins us to discuss his transition-focused latest release Gramercy, showcasing vulnerability within your artistry, and his new lifestyle brand For Me For Everyone. Special shout outs to Little Amsterdam Coffee in Los Angeles, CA and Swork in Eagle Rock, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
13:35
November 2, 2020
Meet Noa Zimmerman
Northern California based singer-songwriter Noa Zimmerman joins us to discuss the thematic content of "Rapture" and its accompanying music video, the creation of the social action focused community platform The Artivist Foundation, and the importance of using your platform to bring awareness to important topics. Special shout outs to Board House Coffee in Los Angeles, CA and The Coffee Roastery in Fairfax, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
20:07
October 25, 2020
Meet Roberto
Genre-blending singer-songwriter Roberto joins us to discuss his debut single "Dorrigo," our favorite music-related books, and finding inspiration in many different kinds of music. Special shout-outs to Pann's in Westchester, CA and Tiago Coffee Bar + Kitchen in Hollywood, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
19:42
October 18, 2020
Meet Jessie Wagner
Hailing from New York, professional touring vocalist Jessie Wagner joins us to discuss her debut album Shoes Droppin', her impressive touring career, and the marketing pressures female-focused acts face constantly in all aspects of the music industry. Special shout-out to Mystyx Kafe Pop Up in East Los Angeles, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
38:42
October 11, 2020
Meet The Quarantined
Sean Martin of punk/grunge/metal band The Quarantined joins us to discuss the band's upcoming EP Aversion to Normalcy, music as a form of protest, and much more. Special shout outs to The Coffee Company in Westchester, CA and Perq Coffee Bar in Sarasota, FL for providing us with caffeinated goodness!  Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
41:38
October 5, 2020
Meet The BRKN
Jacob Cade from Colorado-based pop-rock band The BRKN joins us to discuss how the pandemic created a rebranding opportunity, the magical entity of finding music that speaks to your soul, and nerding out about John Carney's film Begin Again. Special shout outs to Sip & Sonder in Inglewood, CA and Sonder Coffee & Tea in Denver, CO for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
41:53
September 27, 2020
Meet Radio Free Universe
George Panagopoulos from Canadian rock quintet Radio Free Universe joins us to discuss his unique musical journey, the latest release Love, and the importance of learning compassion. Special shout outs to Tanner's Coffee Company in Culver City, CA and Mulberry Street Coffeehouse in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
28:44
September 20, 2020
Meet Alexx Calise
Rockin' singer-songwriter and front-woman of Batfarm, Alexx Calise, joins us to discuss working with an ex-partner in a musical partnership, keeping an open mind in your music consumption, and the importance of surrounding yourself with good people.  Special shout outs to Mañana Coffee in Culver City, CA and SteamPunk Coffeebar & Kitchen in Valley Village, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
19:10
September 13, 2020
Meet Ryan Hamilton
Ryan Hamilton joins us all the way from Texas to chat about how he and his UK bandmates The Harlequin Ghosts work as a transatlantic group, their new album Nowhere To Go But Everywhere, and wise advice to consider while navigating a musical career. Special shout outs to Mountain Espresso in Weed, CA and Cari's in Granbury, TX for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
19:04
September 6, 2020
Meet Coby Brown
Singer-songwriter/composer Coby Brown joins us to discuss his upcoming 4th album Everything Looks Different To Me Now, his experience in the film composing realm, and remembering how much power music really does have for listeners. Special shout outs to Menotti's Coffee Stop in Culver City, CA and Java On Fourth in Ketchum, ID for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
14:38
August 31, 2020
Meet Emily Zuzik
L.A. Americana rocker Emily Zuzik joins us at Triniti Cafe in Echo Park, CA to discuss her new album Torch & Trouble, the limits that social media branding can place on creatives, and the importance of always trusting your gut. Special shout out to Triniti in Echo Park, CA for allowing us to film (before lockdown started) and for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
24:47
August 23, 2020
Meet Abigail Ory
Boston-based weird-pop singer-songwriter Abigail Ory joins us to discuss her latest single "Waves," all of her upcoming artistic works in progress, and embracing your weirdness through all aspects of your career. Special shout outs to The Boy & The Bear in Westchester, CA and Sally Ann's Bakery in Concord, MA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
26:53
August 17, 2020
Meet Mackenzie Nicole
Kanas City-based inspirational singer-songwriter Mackenzie Nicole joins us to discuss her emotionally breathtaking release Mystic, her goal of de-stigmatizing mental health illness, and the importance of creating authentic artistic works. Special shout outs to Cafe Ruisseau in Playa Vista, CA and Cafe Equinox in Shawnee, Kansas for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
57:30
August 10, 2020
Meet Body Salt
Jonathon Bruin of San Diego based dark electro-pop duo Body Salt joins us to discuss their latest releases, the evolution of their sound, how beer and burritos played a part in the birth of a musical partnership. Special shout outs to The Conservatory for Coffee, Tea & Cocoa in Culver City, CA and Holsem Coffee and James Coffee Co. in San Diego, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
17:36
August 4, 2020
Meet Natalie Shay
UK indie pop-rock songstress Natalie Shay joins us to discuss her latest release Naked, utilizing social media as a necessary marketing tool during these crazy current times, and the growth of success for women in the music industry. Special shout outs to The Conservatory for Coffee, Tea & Cocoa in Culver City, CA and Baskerville's Coffee House in the UK for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
13:49
July 28, 2020
Meet Flobo Boyce
Urban Polymath Flobo Boyce chats with us about his social distancing party anthem "Alone In The Club," dipping his feet into many live entertainment industry ponds, and how he juggles life between all of his activities. Special shout outs to Allegra California Cafe in Culver City, CA and Trinity CBC in San Pedro, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
15:04
July 18, 2020
Meet Mason Summit
Born and raised Angelino Mason Summit joins us to discuss his latest release Negative Space, the dramatic changes that occurred during the album's songwriting and production process, and the importance of using your platform to speak out on important issues. Special shout outs to Hilltop Coffee in Inglewood, CA and Lately in Chinatown Los Angeles, CA for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone! www.croonersincoffeeshops.com
24:54
July 11, 2020
Meet Mark Nguyen and Juan Andrés Lizarazo
Planet LA Records Founder Mark Nguyen and Columbian music composer, guitarist, producer Juan Andrés Lizarazo join us in discussing their long-standing personal and professional relationship, collaborating remotely, and their upcoming musical endeavors. Special shout outs to MillCross Coffee Bar & Kitchen in Culver City, CA, 7 Leaves Cafe in Garden Grove, CA, and Juan Valdez Cafe in Bogotá, Columbia for providing us with caffeinated goodness! Thank you for all your love and support! Stay caffeinated everyone!  www.croonersincoffeeshops.com 
23:45
July 4, 2020