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ROCKWiRED RADiO PROFiLES PRESENTS AN EXCLUSiVE iNTERViEW WiTH ROYAL HOLLAND AND CUTS FROM HiS DEBUT EP “VOLUME ONE: THE MAZE”

Original Story – http://www.rockwired.com/rockwiredprofiles515.html By: Brian Lush This is mostly an audio interview so click the link above to listen! A longtime presence on the Cincinnati indie rock scene, multi-instrumentalist and singer/songwriter ROYAL HOLLAND began developing his intimate and grooving synth-folk vibe while performing over the years in bands that[…]

Royal Holland issues a compelling first EP

Original Story – http://citybeat.com/cincinnati/article-30989-let_it_happen_celebrates_debut_album.html By: Mike Breen Royal Holland Issues First EP Volume One – The Maze is the first official release from Royal Holland, the pseudonym/current project of Cincinnati singer/songwriter Matt Mooney, former frontman of late local Indie Rock band Koala Fires. The EP is available now at royalholland.bandcamp.com[…]

CD Review: New Independent Music Comes Rising To The Top

Original Story – http://jpsmusicblog.blogspot.com/2014/08/cd-review-new-independent-music-comes.html By: J. Pasinski From Cincinnati, OH comes the debut album from singer/songwriter Royal Holland. The new five song EP entitled “Volume One — The Maze” was produced by Grammy award winning producer Brian Olive (The Greenhornes). Beginning with “Devil’s Night,” Holland’s vocals float on top of[…]

Skope Magazine Review – Royal Holland, Volume One – The Maze

Original Story – http://skopemag.com/2014/08/28/royal-holland-volume-one-the-maze By: Beach Sloth Running the gamut from folk to dance Royal Holland’s “Volume One – The Maze” is a lot of fun. The combination of the radically different styles brings to mind Beck’s early experiments with folk and found sounds. Lyrically the collection ranges from the[…]

Royal Holland Volume One – The Maze CD Review

Original Story – http://neufutur.com/2014/08/royal-holland-volume-one-the-maze-cd-review/ By: James McQuiston Devil’s Night is a fun track that showcases the sheer depth and breadth of Royal Holland. The music is a bouncy bit of alt-rock that ties together influences as disparate as Warren Zevon, Blur, Dick Dale, and The Smiths. The track is further[…]

ROYAL HOLLAND IS ARTIST IN RESIDENCY AT THE DRINKERY IN AUGUST

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By Courtney Phenicie on Thursday August 7, 2014 Cincinnati based multi-instrumentalist / singer-songwriter Royal Holland has been recording songs over the last month with the venerable Brian Olive at the Diamonds recording studio in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Holland will be releasing these songs on his debut EP titled[…]

New Royal Holland Website Launched

Welcome to the new RoyalHollandSongs.com, your repository for all things Royal. We’ll be keeping you up to date on all the latest dirt and glory there is to dish on your favorite synth-folk troubadour. Make sure to sign up for the official email list to stay up to date and[…]