Scott Stephens met with long-time idol Jon Anderson in Los Angeles. Jon is the vocalist for the legendary band “YES” and one of Scott’s biggest influences. “Jon Anderson is one of the most uniquely talented singers in rock history. His positive lyrics have influenced an entire generation, including Liquid Blue” Quote: Scott Stephens. The two discussed the possibility of Jon singing on a future Liquid Blue track. Stay tuned.
Go Girls Music, the premiere online magazine for “chicks that rock”, has reviewed Supernova and had this to say: “Absolutely stellar! From start to finish this CD’s songwriting, production, vocals and all around sound is incredibly RICH. International, uncontrollable fame is at Liquid Blue’s heels if it’s not already and I’m late…..guaranteed.
Hit Picks: “Rhythm of Love” and “If You Gotta Ask
The Association of Artists for a Better World has selected the Liquid Blue song “Rescue” for their upcoming compilation CD, “Songs For a Better Planet”, which will be released in March. This is the third CD which has featured Rescue.
Real continues to move up in the Charts, reaching number five this week in the A/C (Adult Contemporary) chart. The song has also reached the #46 position on the Hot 100, which includes all catagories. Real has also been selected for the BandRadio.com Airwaves II compilation CD, which is the third compilation CD in which Real has been featured.
The Tsunami Benefit compilation CD, Care Package has been released this week. “Show Me Love” is one of the featured song. 95% percent of the proceeds to will go directly to aid organizations such as UNICEF to help Tsunami victims.
MediaSearch.com, based in Australia, has given Supernova a big “thumbs up”. One quote from the review states: “This 6-piece band pulls out all stops in establishing their own sonic sojourn”. Complete Review
Casa Percussion, the world’s leading percussion company speciaizing in ethnic drums, will be Liquid Blue’s exclusive provider of world percussion instruments, such as those used on the album, Supernova.
MakingAStar.com A&R service is featuring Liquid Blue as their featured San Diego artist this month. Making A Star is similar to TAXI A&R service.
“If You Gotta Ask” has won yet another award, being named one of the “Top-Five” songs this month in the Songwriter Universe Best Song of the Month contest.
The rising popularity of Liquid Blue is evidenced by the bands soaring web statistics. The site is averaging over 8000 hits PER DAY and over 200,000 per month. Liquid-Blue.com had over 1.5 million hits in 2004. The web site is ranked “4” currently at Google, which is a very high rank for a band site, which is typically a “1” or “2”. The site is powered by www.interdat.com. Statistics provided by Webalizer.