New Tunesday – September 24, 2019

Not a busy week for new music, but the Hollens family, the cast of Wicked, and two rising stars pulled through for us this New Tunesday!

Peter Hollens feat. Evynne Hollens and The Wicked Cast

Take two aca-lumni YouTube star, mix them with some Broadway stars and what do you get? This.

From the Roots

Enjoy another live treat from From the Roots, this time “Limbo” originally by Lawrence.

Backtrack

The NYC quintet comes back to YouTube with a Dan Satter arrangement of the Ed Sheeran and Justin Beiber tune.

New Tunesday – September 17, 2019

We’ve got a few great songs lined up this week. Are you ready for some new music?

DCappella

Nothing short of breath taking the Disney a cappella group came in strong with their version of “Speechless” from the new live action Aladdin film, arranged by Deke Sharon.

Also, is there a winner for best smoulder? Morgan Keene wins hands down.

Disney, a cappella, DCappella, Aladdin, soundtrack, singing, harmony, Morgan Keene, Orlando Dixon, Kalen Kelly, RJ Woessner, Joe Santoni, Sojourner Brown, Deke Sharon, Ed Boyer

The Fleet Street Singers

Comedy and parody done well in this rather realistic story of the college all-nighter. Almost makes us miss college. Almost.

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Rifftide

Don’t worry – the piano is just in the pre-show. Enjoy the latest mashup from this up and coming BYU group.

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5280 A Cappella

Utilizing the beautiful Rockies as a backdrop for Foy Vance’s “Make It Rain.”

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New Tunesday – September 10, 2019

Class is back in session and the new tunes are rolling out. Enjoy this week’s favorites.

Home Free

Home Fries are definitely in for a treat with this Tim Foust feature in the country a cappella superstar’s latest release.

Squad Harmonix

Collect some of the most talented youth in LA and give them a Miley Cyrus tune? It’s even more awesome than you think.

a cappella, singing, kids, Southern California, CA, harmony, PTX, Miley Cyrus, LA, pop music, cover song, music video

MVP

Winner of Best Original Song at this year’s AUSACA, check out the latest from this fire girls’ group from down under.

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Fermata Nowhere

And finally, kicking off the new year in style, we want to bring your attention to this joyful music video made by incredibly talented MIDDLE school students with a special cause in mind.

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New Tunesday – The Summer Wrap-Up

While we were out enjoy the sun, the sand, the surf, and all of the other spoils of summer, the titans of a cappella still churned out some great new music. Here are the highlights:

Pentatonix

There were a lot of mixed feelings about the Lion King remake, but there no questioning the PTX take on this classic song off the soundtrack.

a cappella, Lion King, Disney, Pentatonix, PTX, The Sing-Off, singing, harmony, a capella

BYU Vocal Point

Not to be outdone, the men of Vocal Point released their own Lion King harmonies with their cover of Circle of Life.

a cappella, BYU, Brigham Young, Utah, Vocal Point, singing, Lion King, Disney, a capella

MICappella

It was a busy summer as always for these Singapore superstars and rumor has it there will be even more music coming soon. Get your abbreviated Chinese music history lesson now.

a cappella, China, Chinese music, Singapore, MICappella, singing, evolution, a capella, harmony

N’Harmonics

It is almost time to submit your applications for the 2020 ICCA season. Be inspired by the set from the 2019 champions.

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Nor’Easters

They may not have made an ICCA appearance last season, but these collegiate powerhouses did take their talents to Memphis to win the NACC Collegiate Competition.

a cappella, Boston, Memphis, Northeastern, Nor'Easters, NACC, ICCA, collegiate, live music

m-Pact

There’s never a bad time for Earth, Wind & Fire, especially not when covered by m-Pact, who we can’t wait to see in November for the m-Pact Vocal Festival in Kansas City.

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From The Roots

SING! Texas is just around the corner, but not before you can relive this gem of an original written by Hannah Lewis.

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Plus, they released another new original “Broke My Window.”

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Midtown

This year’s BHS International 5th place medalists have been making quite a slash with their music videos. Have a little fun with this cover from the Goofy Movie, a follow up to their Spiderman Theme Song.

barbershop, Goofy Movie, Disney, cover song, quartet, a cappella, singing, a capella

Pitch Slapped

If this is how the ladies of Pitch Slapped are kicking off the new year, we’ve got a lot more amazing music coming our way.

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New England Voices in Harmony

Harmony, Inc. unleashed part of the winning set from the 2018 International Champions. Enjoy “I See The Light” arranged by Kevin Keller.

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