Otherworldly Paradise 12 Track CD album
Island Def Jam Digital Distribution.
2012-13. ASIN: B006WCI2IM
titled; Otherworldly Paradise is the sole creation of Greg Stevenson,
every note and articulation expressively played from the heart. Also featuring
Sara Stevenson (harmony vocal) on various tracks such as Spirit in You
adding that 'angelic' touch to a melodic love song. Other songs; Stars
Above, Another World and Evolution Rise will take listeners on a journey
to an otherworldly paradise.
Majestic melodies and intricate harmonies based
on Pop-Rock and Electronica genres. All songs written by Greg Stevenson.
Representing many years of experience in songwriting, live performance
and recording. Every note and articulation expressively played from the
heart with care in capturing that vibe faithfully.
Lyrics based on real-life experiences, relationships
principles, 'spiritually' with respect to all life and the environment.
Not bound religiously; not relating to any religions. Humans
are spirit and body, god (not deity) in essence is the universe, the cradle
of all life. Freewill and quality of life is a universal right for all,
and most importantly, do no harm.
Pop / Electronica. Solid beat, melodic with
interwoven harmonies. Repertoire features a variety of different tempos
from ballads to fast-tempo (EDM) along with a fusion of other styles such
as; Pop-Rock, Electro-Orchestra, Hip Hop (Beat) and R&B.
Influences / Interests
Eclectic ~ all styles of music from Classical to
current genres, jingles, games, trailers and soundtracks.
GJ Stevenson is an Australian credited writer, musician
(multi-instrumentalist) and producer with many years of experience in
the music business. He started performing live at a very young age with
a youth group, several years later formed his first band by the age of
17. Throughout his life dedicated every spare moment of his time to honing
his music skills regarding songwriting, performance, recording and production.
Has sacrificed social events purely because of his love for music.
Recorded in renown studios in NSW, Australia such as, Electric Avenue
(founded by Phil Punch), and Earth Media (designed by Michael Stavrou).
Greg has attended meetings with major labels and highly respected music
publicist Phil Tripp, all of which gave Greg invaluable insight regarding
the music business. He has also performed live at popular venues and at
outdoor concerts such as, Wingham Brush on the mid-north coast NSW, Australia,
and Darling Harbour; No Covers Concert in Sydney, NSW Australia.
And as opening act for legendary band's such as Blood, Sweat And Tears
at Sweethearts, Cabramatta, NSW Australia. Also received radio airplay,
appeared on SBS TV Street Noise (interview and music video) and
nationally on ABC TV Rage (music video). Over the past decade several
of Greg's songs reached the Top 5 Alt Power Pop Charts at Soundclick.com,
and consistently maintains #1 position on Local Pop Charts at ReverbNation.com.
GJ Stevenson is primarily focused as independent writer/author, recording
artist and producer.
Performances & Recording
All instruments, vocals, arrangements, recording,
mix and mastering by: Greg Stevenson. Songs written by: Greg Stevenson.
Several tracks feature Sara Stevenson additional harmony vocals.