New Tunesday – April 30, 2019

The school year is winding down, the summer festival season is heating up and we’re hitting a great crossroads of new music.

Insomnia

This mashup of “Brighter Day” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” done by ten singers out of Latvia GROOVES.

mashup, a cappella, Marvin Gaye, Kirk Franklin, Latvia

Pentatonix

Ariana Grande has had quite the journey so far. Who better to capture it with a cappella?

a cappella, PTX, Ariana Grande, singing, cover, evolution

BYU Noteworthy

If there is something we’ve come to expect from BYU a cappella music videos, it is stunning scenery only outdone by stunning voices.

BYU, a cappella. Utah, Jesus, singing, music video

Jared Halley

The Columbus-based one man show took on Imagine Dragons this week.

a cappella, multitrack, Imagine Dragons, medley, singing

Vintage Mix

Everyone’s favorite quadruplet quartet does this justice.

barbershop, a cappella, quartet, Avengers, Vintage Mix, quadruplets

Scott & Ryceejo

The latest Disney Crossover brings together Hercules and Anastasia.

a cappella, duo, Disney, Hercules, Anastasia, singing, music video

Vocalocity

Eurovision is the biggest European music competition and Vocalocity pays tribute to all of the Israeli competitors.

a cappella, Eurovision, Israel, singing

The Beatroots

Taking advantage of a trip to Paris in the best way possible, The Beatroots used the City of Lights as a backdrop for their latest video.

a cappella, Paris, Oxford, UK, music video, Lana Del Ray

Beatsync

This Toronto-based group decided to challenge themselves by recording and filming this during their recent retreat weekend.

a cappella, singing, Toronto, Yebba, cover song, music video

Gestalt

As a group that prides themselves on being avant-garde, their latest video sure has caused quite a stir.

a cappella, cover song, music video, Florida, collegiate, anger, frustration

New Tunesday – April 9, 2019

VoicePlay

Even if you’re not ready to admit you love a good guilty pleasure, we dare you not to sing along.

a cappella, classic, VoicePlay, Sing-Off, Orlando, guilty pleasure, singing

Gestalt

This boundary-pushing group out of the University of Florida are frequent competitors nationwide. This cover is part of their award-winning set that earned them First Runner-Up at the National A Cappella Convention in 2018.

a cappella, live music, NACC, UCF, competition, boundaries, cover song, collegiate

Vadé

This smooth UK R&B quintet put their own spin on this Boyz II Men classic.

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MVP

Billie Eilish is all the rage lately and this Australian quintet does great justice to “Bellyache.”

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