M. Rivers most recent offering "urges people to think for themselves. I think there's sort of an awakening of our consciousness now; There's still too much information, but I think people are starting to see how we're being manipulated. So the song is just saying 'Think for yourself.' There's a good chance that collectively we can make a change, but there's still an awakening we need to have as humans." - Billboard
The debut EP from South Bay artists Mad Hawkes is here. A five song alternative/indie rock rager produced by Jimmy Messer (Awolnation, Kelly Clarkson, Kygo), the EP features their debut single "Fantasy" along with moody "Face Punch", smartly written "Mistress" and more. Listen now and share it!
"M. Rivers is more than just a catchphrase. His song has raw power, and the backstory of his tattoos are just as powerful. I caught up with the musician and discussed his song, his work, and his ink. Read on, peops."
"At their recent show at LA’s The Satellite people were, in fact, singing and dancing, an impressive feet to achieve at any show. Maddi interchanged from singing and bopping around stage, to rocking out on her red guitar. Her band rounded things out on drum and keyboard, while wearing cropped bright red wigs and white smock-like dresses, a reminder to let loose and enjoy the moment."
"Think K. Flay, but 10 times groovier. Up and coming artist, Mad Hawkes is sprawling onto the alternative music scene with edge dripping from her effortlessly cool track “Fantasy.” This song is guaranteed to make you dance around and become a huge fan. "
Just because Mad Hawkes grew up on the South Bay of Los Angeles, spending her days surfing and chilling in her old VW, doesn’t mean her life has been all sunshine and butterflies. The singer-songwriter has experienced her fair share of heartache and mistakes...