The Pulse: Blast from the Past Festival, Featuring The Real Grou

The Real Group Academy has found amazing ways of keeping connected during the pandemic. Together with John Knutson & Matt Falker, members of The Real Group alumni gathered for an event called “Blast from the Past” where they took folks on a retrospective journey through TRGs video archive. Rachael sits down with Anders Edenroth, Stephanie Lam, John, and Matt to talk about the event and what’s coming up for everyone.

Check out The Real Group at https://therealgroup.se.

Learn more about The Real Group Academy at https://www.therealgroupacademy.com.

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The Pulse: VERSA

Professional UK-based a cappella group, VERSA, was founded in January 2019 by award-winning arranger Sara Leanne. The group is formed of six experienced singers displaying a variety of timbres and vocal skills, yet continually praised for their ability to perfectly fuse together to form a rich, slick and professional sound. Rachael speaks to the group about The Pretender, their collaboration with fellow post collegiate UK group, VICE, and about the group’s singing Valentines!

Buy a personalized singing Valentine here: https://www.versaacappella.com/product-page/personalised-singing-valentine

Listen to The Pretender here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j04FYZ7d69w

Learn more about VERSA here: https://www.versaacappella.com

Learn more about VICE here: https://viceacappella.wixsite.com/vice

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The Pulse: Voices Only 2020 – POSTYR

The Danish vocal group POSTYR gives vocal music a facelift with their five voices, one computer and catchy melodies. The group has become known worldwide for their characteristic and evocative sound, combining four gripping voices with sampled beats and heartfelt songwriting, also making POSTYR’s live performances unprecedented in the international music landscape. We sit down with the group to talk about their hauntingly beautiful original tune, No Home Without You, arranged by Line Grodt and Tine Freese-Ronsfeld and sung by Lucas Tuan Minh Hoang.

Check out the tune at https://open.spotify.com/track/4zfirdmBYkGbCAdU01cPRu?si=W70eC9nWRX2ZSjUSn2MLjg.

Learn more about the group at http://postyrproject.dk.

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The Pulse: Cape Harmony

Cape Harmony is Cape Cod’s all female a cappella group, comprised of 10 talented young women from all over the nation who come to Cape Cod during the summer to make music for its residents and visitors.

The pandemic have upended our traditional summer plans, but for Cape Harmony, the show must go on! Tonight on The Pulse we learn more about how this iconic summer group is facing the challenge with grace and joy.

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The Pulse: m-pact

m-pact is a professional a cappella group out of Los Angeles. We caught up with the group at their first annual m-pact festival in Kansas City in November 2019

Learn more about m-pact here: https://www.m-pact.com.

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The Pulse: Stiletta

In our continuing series of special interviews covering Voices Only 2019, Rachael sits down with Stiletta to talk about their original tune, Get Pumped, which was selected to appear on this year’s compilation album.

Learn more about the group here: http://www.stiletta.net/.

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The Pulse: m-pact

In our continuing series of special interviews covering Voices Only 2019, Rachael sits down with Jeff Smith of m-pact to talk about their tune We Can Work It Out, originally performed by The Beatles, and selected to appear on this year’s compilation album.

Learn more about the group here: https://www.facebook.com/mpactmusic.

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