MEET CAROLYN MARIE
Sleep? There's not much time for that. "I'm always on the move, I like it that way," she said. "I'm one of those people that worries about not being busy." - Renee Kiriluk-Hill, NJ.com
PRESS BIO: Carolyn Marie, the dynamic new rock inspired singer-songwriter, just released her debut EP Backstage Pass. As an independent artist, Carolyn has quite literally opened doors for herself. Her unstoppable enthusiasm and exacting nature led her to seek out and work with top industry professionals such as multiplatinum and Grammy award winning producer, Earl Cohen, and EMI/Sony ATV producer, Synematik. When Carolyn wasn't in the studio writing or recording she was attending Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University full time, juggling her full-fledged music career with the rigorous demands of the dance conservatory program where she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from the University in May of 2014. She was nominated for "Outstanding New Band/Soloist of 2014" in the Lehigh Valley Music Awards (LMVAs), was a finalist in RAWards for "Musician of the Year" representing New York City and her song," Surrender", from her EP Backstage Pass was awarded finalist in the prestigious US Songwriting Competition. Another song from her EP, "Take Back The Power", Carolyn's collaboration with inspirational icon Eric LeGrand , attracted major media outlets across the New York metropolitan area like Fox 5 o'clock news, NBC10 Philadelphia, NJ.com, Magic 98.3, and many more creating major buzz and anticipation for this powerful and motivational anthem. Signing with Swedish record label, Substream Music Group, is this rock stars latest triumph. Carolyn Marie is determined to turn her childhood dream into an empire, one record at a time.