Musicians that are friends have come together to benefit 40 Foothole Studio, a 24 hour non commercial internet radio station.
INTRODUCTION TO 40 FOOTHOLE STUDIO
40Foothole is an independant company owned and operated by David McMahon aka DJ Midnight Cobler, who not only is very real on air but also a real Master cobler of an art that is as rare as his genuine passion for simply loving music. David's mission for 40 Foothole is to preserve music's healing purpose while the station contributes greatly to exposing the live music culture in NJ and the tri-state area to their world wide listeners.
The 40 Foothole Studio now also partnered with Blue Angel Promotions run by Miss Billie Mcdonald have joined forces to share this vision and passion of Music. You can find them out and about regularly covering live NJ music events like the RiverFest, Soulsational Festival, & and many other venues through out the tri-state area. During these events, they provide live interviews that allow the listeners to get to know the artist, whether they are up and coming or legendary.
They also believe in supporting other organizations making a difference in the community such as The Real Jersey Girls, Musicians on a Mission, Alternative Health Solutions of NJ and so many others that 40 Foothole has offered their support and services to including fundraising for the Pop Corn Zoo in NJ to help aid with the care of the zoo's animals.
For 40Foothole, it is about the passion of music's purpose and what music does for the world as a whole.
The "FRIENDS WHO CARE" CD Compilation was put together to benefit 40 Foothole Studio's mission while allowing them to continue as an important part of Music's Culture.
Thank you for purchasing our album. Your support is what is going to keep this station on the air for the world. Let the healing begin!
"We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another."
(Luciano De Crescenzo)
We would like to take a moment to say Thank You to each and every one of the artists/musicians who donated a song to the FRIENDS WHO CARE VOL 1 Compilation to benefit www.40footholestudio.com
This station is dedicated to music, musicians, and the listeners. We don’t believe in commercials or pop-up ads. We believe that music is the one thing the world has in common; that is healing, uniting, and universal.
We believe that the Independent Artist deserves a place to get their music out to the world. Please visit their sites and follow them. They are each unique, with amazing talents and gifts.
Gina Leigh aka The Real Jersey Gina
"Gina is a Co-Founder of The Real Jersey Girls and Founder and CEO of Sandalphon Records, both New Jersey Non- Profits. Not only is she a business minded visionary leader but also a hidden talent to say the least. She has the voice of an angel, and a loving heart that is a real Jersey treasure that should be heard by the world." - Billie Jo Mcdonald Blue Angel promotions
The Williams Boy
M. Billy Williams (the williamsboy) Who I am is a story teller. My vessel is song. My style is a hodgepodge of rock & roll, folk, americana, adult contemporary, and traditional country. I bring it all together with a raspy soul enfused voice, and pepper in some harmonica from time to time for good measure.
He’d say he wasn’t born for these times, but everyone he’s touched is grateful for his life and works.Singer/Songwriter
Playing all the instruments in the studio, he is very versatile but always inviting friends and other musicians to join him. The music, once you hear him, speaks for itself.
Rising from the heart of Asbury Park, Jersey singer-songwriter Mash McLain soars above categorization with her own distinctive blend of some of the finest 1960s musical roots imbued with contemporary inspirations. It takes but a listen to know that someone very special is now emerging onto the national and even international music scene
"Music is the greatest gift of my life. It brings me peace, a means of expression and lots of joy. The response from audiences so far has been very encouraging and humbling. I’m excited and ready for wherever this adventure may lead! "
Influenced by '60/'70s rock & roll, The Cryers are a classic rock/americana band based in NJ/NY area. We regularly tour the U.S./Canada performing originals & classic rock hits. Opening for bands like The Pete Best Band, Chad & Jeremy, Peter & Gordon. Backing legendary rockers such as Denny Laine & Laurence Juber/Wings, Terry Sylvester/The Hollies, Joey Molland/Badfinger.
Jeff Otis Brown
Jeff Otis Brown, New Jersey native, is an American singer, guitarist and songwriter who has been performing and writing music for over thirty years. Jeff Otis Brown actively performs as a solo artist and as a member of one of America’s top independent bands The Cryers.
An upbeat four piece based in Middletown, New Jersey, The Wag feature vocal harmonies at the forefront of their sound. Their unique style varies from blues to pop to rock. With three alternating lead singers, there is a different feel to every song.
Brandon is a singer/songwriter from Central, NJ dedicated to the art of songwriting and live performance. Broderick is a writer at heart, who performs his material live. Brandon Broderick also maintains a blog where he discusses the hardships of being a touring musician as well as his experiences with the local NJ music scene www.bbrods.tumblr.com
The band met in Boston at The Berklee College of Music in September of 2011. They recorded a demo EP in January 2012 called "Numbers & Feelings". In June of 2012 they worked with producer Dom Morley to put together their first album. The self titled album "AIRACUDA" has just been released to online distributors such as itunes, Amazon, and Spotify
DJ Producer CCM
DJ Producer CCM, is a BMI Affiliate and a Beatport Top 10 Artist in March of 2013 "Party Drop Zone EP" Charted # 2 on the Top 100 Mixes". CCM is all about catchy hooks and melodies, powerful drum beats, unique bass lines, crunchy synth riffs, creative musical arrangements, tight composition and structure. -Carlos Castaneda Music is produced in high quality audio and up to date with the industry standard. His music is superb, hot and original. He delivers Super Hot Live Set Exclusives at his shows www.partydropzone.com