Thursday, May 13, 2010

One eskimO CD Review and Giveaway

As a self-proclaimed musicphile, I am always interested in checking out new bands. Through my partnership with the One2One Network, I was given the opportunity to listen to a cd by a new English band called One eskimO.

Billboard magazine has referred to One eskimO's self-titled debut album as "...catchy, ambient pop." I agree that their sound is definitely one that I would classify as pop, but I can't really identify another band that I think they sound similar to; which, in my book, is a good thing. Their sound is mellow and has some wonderful acoustic tones to it with both piano and guitar.

One of my favorite songs from the cd is called "Astronauts" and you can get a free download of that song by clicking here!

One eskimO currently has the #1 adult alternative song called "Kandi" which you might have already heard since it's the most played song on all adult rock radio for 4 weeks and counting. Check out the video for "Kandi"!



If you enjoy live concerts as much as I do, you will definitely want to check this band out live. They begin their tour of the U.S. tomorrow, May 14th, in sunny Miami, FL! You can check out their entire tour schedule here.

One eskimO is definitely a band that will make it into regular rotation on my iPod. Their sound is great for hanging out around the house, background music for a dinner party or reading a good book while relaxing by the pool. I hope you'll check them out on iTunes or in a music store near you!

And now for the giveaway!

I am giving away 1 copy of the debut cd of One eskimO. The giveaway is open to U.S. & Canadian residents only. If you do not have your email address linked in your blogger profile, please leave your email in your comment(s).

Mandatory Entry: Tell me the name of your favorite musical artist or genre of music.

Bonus Entries (please leave a separate comment for each bonus entry):

1 Entry - Become a Follower of this blog or let me know if you already follow (widget is on the left sidebar)

1 Entry - Grab my button & put it in your sidebar (please leave your blog link in the comment so I can verify placement and come by to say hi)

1 Entry - Become a follower on Facebook or let me know if you already follow

1 Entry - Become a follower of One eskimO on Facebook

1 Entry - Become a follower on Twitter or let me know if you already follow

1 Entry - Per day for tweeting this giveaway (please leave tweet url in the comment)

This giveaway will close on Sunday, May 23rd at 11:59pm ET. Winner will be chosen by random number draw. Winner will be contacted immediately and has 48 hours to respond with shipping information. If winner does not respond within 48 hours, an alternate winner will be chosen.

Good luck and thanks for stopping by!

Disclosure: I was provided with a band cd through my partnership with the One2OneNetwork. I did not receive any other compensation. All opinions are my own. Your experience with the product might result in a different opinion.

33 comments:

  1. Mandatory Entry: My favorite genre of Music is classic rock, and Eric Clapton is my favorite artist. I have 2 teenage daughters, however, so I mostly listen to contemporary pop music right now because of them!

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  2. I have your button on my sidebar!
    www.crazycatladyslibrary@blogspot.com

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  3. I am a new follower of One Eskimo on Facebook!

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  5. I follow you on facebook @ sweb4us - http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1245844923&ref=profile

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  6. I am an old follower on twitter @sweb4us

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  7. I tweeted your contest @sweb4us

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  8. I like the band called Soul Asylum the best.

    brandon_ralston@hotmail.com

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  9. I just retweeted @ sweb4us!

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  10. I tweeted again! https://twitter.com/sweb4us

    Susan
    sweb4us@aol.com
    http://crazycatladyslibrary.blogspot.com/

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  11. I like folk music with an edge to it. I've enjoyed what I've heard of this band so far and like to hear more. Thanks

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  12. my favorite musician is Conor Oberst. His music is epic.

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  13. I have many faves, but my favorite genre is Rock.

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  14. I am a big fan of Rick Astley.

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  15. I enjoy the old 50's and 60's music.

    farrell@crosslake.net

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  16. i love classic rock such as ccr,acdc,the eagles

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  17. following your blog as klp1965

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  18. like you on facebook Kathy L Pease

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  19. following you on twitter klp1965

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  20. http://twitter.com/klp1965/status/14570764904

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  21. Pet Shop Boys!

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  22. I love rock music the best, thanks!

    Hotsnotty2@hotmail.com

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  23. My favorite genre of music is Alternative

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  24. I am following your blog (Charlene)

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  25. I am following you on Facebook (Charlene Kuser)

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  26. I am following One eskimO on Facebook
    (Charlene Kuser)

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  27. I am following you on Twitter (@Swtlilchick)

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  28. Tweeted:Swtlilchick
    http://twitter.com/Swtlilchick/status/14598463943

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