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Fresh & Local Fest is Now Accepting Submissions (Artists + Vendors)

Fresh & Local Fest is Now Accepting Submissions (Artists + Vendors)

Our annual Fresh & Local Fest is returning to Atlanta on June 9th! For those that may be unfamiliar with the movement, Fresh & Local Fest ...
Songwriter's Social Club (Presented by Fresh & Local x Fiverr.com)

Songwriter's Social Club (Presented by Fresh & Local x Fiverr.com)

We recently had the great opportunity to partner with Fiverr.com to present the Songwriter's Social Club, a discussion about the music business an...
LG Five Presents New Album "Creative Archive"

LG Five Presents New Album "Creative Archive"

New Orleans native LG is a promising lyricist that the Fresh & Local team has been following for quite some time. After bringing him out to At...
Bringing the Soul Back with Jane Handcock: Oakland's Best Kept Secret

Bringing the Soul Back with Jane Handcock: Oakland's Best Kept Secret

It's been awhile since we covered any new music on the site, and it's with great pleasure to come back with a hidden gem. Allow us to introduce y...
Synergy Chi: A Project Dedicated to Showcasing Women in Hip-Hop

Synergy Chi: A Project Dedicated to Showcasing Women in Hip-Hop

Synergy Chi is an ongoing album presentation based in Chicago that will be bringing women in Hip-Hop to the forefront. Founded by Jovan Landry (ta...
Feeling Burned Out in Your Local Music Scene: Small Crowds Matter

Feeling Burned Out in Your Local Music Scene: Small Crowds Matter

As an artist or anyone in a non-guaranteed career path, it's inevitable that you will feel burned out in your pursuits. Even once you become succ...
Small Crowds Matter: Using Analytics to Build Engagement

Small Crowds Matter: Using Analytics to Build Engagement

In episode 1 of Small Crowds Matter, we spoke about the potential that artists have in terms of D-I-Y concerts and pooling resources with your p...
Small Crowds Matter (Podcast, Episode 1)

Small Crowds Matter (Podcast, Episode 1)

Fresh & Local presents our new mini-podcast, Small Crowds Matter. Hosted by J.Nolan, this show will give insight into a variety of ways that...
Make Room for The Queendom

Make Room for The Queendom

It's with great pleasure that we're introducing THE QUEENDOM to our F&L viewers. The duo is comprised of AUDIADASOUND and Rocket Rhonnie and ...
Stream J.Nolan's New Album 'Rise of ATLantis'

Stream J.Nolan's New Album 'Rise of ATLantis'

The Fresh & Local family is proud to finally present J.Nolan's brand new FREE album, Rise of ATLantis! This project has been in the works fo...
Will Smith Tells Story of Going Broke & Landing Role as Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Will Smith Tells Story of Going Broke & Landing Role as Fresh Prince of Bel Air

At this point, most should know that Fresh & Local are strong advocates for learning your craft/business, seizing opportunities, and having a...
J.Nolan Releases Music Video for New Song - Welcome

J.Nolan Releases Music Video for New Song - Welcome

Those that have been following the Fresh & Local movement should know that we've been dropping little nuggets of information about J.Nolan's ...