Singer/songwriter Melanie Martinez visited the Recording Academy backstage at the 2016 Austin City Limits Music Festival to talk about songwriting as therapy and how she developed her personal style and sound for her debut album, Cry Baby.
We get Up Close & Personal with the "Crush Culture" singer on everything from the vision behind his music videos and his favorite part about touring to his biggest musical influences.
While On The Road at Lollapalooza 2019, the Atlanta alt-R&B singer told us that pairing with his fellow GRAMMY nominee is like "two brothers working, it's super easy, super natural."
"I like bass music. I'm seven foot, 350, I consider myself hard, when I played on the basketball court I was hard. I like the hard drops," the NBA Hall of Famer told us before his lit Lolla set.
"I just like [to perform] any song where loads of people sing along, basically. It's one of the best feelings in the world for us," James Hatcher, one half of the British duo electro-soul duo, told us.
"I'm transitioning to being a live act, so being able to sing at Lolla for the first time was a really amazing accomplishment," the L.A.-based singer/DJ/producer shared, beaming, right after her big Lolla moment.
The Recording Academy went On The Road to visit our neighbors in West Hollywood, catching up with artists at LA Pride 2019 during the 49th annual LA Pride Parade and the star-studded Pride Festival.
The Recording Academy went On The Road to catch up with the upbeat electronic duo before their Sunday evening performance at Governors Ball 2019.
How Michelle Zauner took her experimental solo pop project to a new level on Soft Sounds From Another Planet.
The DJ/producer shares the yearlong journey to perfect his latest single, his approach to remixing a track and how his remix hobby led him to the music industry.
The singer/songwriter, who got his break collabing with Rihanna on "Stay," talks about his upcoming sophomore album, maintaining a relationship while on the road and feeling the family vibes in Austin.
Backstage at ACL, the Dutch artist gave us his take on the evolution of the music industry and let us know what his favorite kind of fan appreciation is and more.
Whether you made it to Austin for this year's ACL Fest or not, we'll take you backstage for an exclusive look at some of the festival's hottest artists.
Find out what the indie/folk artist has to say about her new single and forthcoming album.
The GRAMMY-nominated pop rocker dishes on her latest single, her upcoming album and what she's listening to lately.
Ray Benson and Katie Shore of the legendary western swing band discuss their latest album, collaborating with the Avett Brothers and their deep-seeded Austin City Limits history.