OUR ARTISTS

CMI Music Group has an impressive roster of talent from the ground-breaking Mamma Freedom, RnB Legend Alexander O'Neal,  vocalists JV Johnston and Ashleigh Eymann to rapper Ishkan and Hip Hop group The Sonic Generals.

 

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Preachers and Criminals
Preachers and Criminals

The debut album from the band, released in March 2013 and featuring No Pride But Prejudice, I Don't Belong and a cover of No Diggity which got the album playlist on BBC radio 2.

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The Voodoo Suite Sessions Vol I
The Voodoo Suite Sessions Vol I

The band returned in October 2014 with their 2nd album, the first volume of a double album. Featuring Scorpio, Done & Dusted and Sonic General rapper Ishkan guesting on Voice an Opinion.

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Anthems For an Empire
Anthems For an Empire

Blistering 3rd album from Mamma Freedom released in 2021

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Alexander O'Neal - Live at the Palladium
Alexander O'Neal - Live at the Palladium

The stunning live album which was co-mixed and mastered by Alex here at the Grand Northern

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Knockturns
Knockturns

The debut solo album from the Mamma Freedom front man.

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The Sonic Generals
The Sonic Generals

The Sonic Generals are a Hip Hop collective from The US, Canada and The UK. Set up by Producer Alexander Johnston and brother Singer J Johnston, The project features a number of some of the best underground rappers and vocalists such as Ashleigh Eymann, Ishkan, ASJ Islam, Chuck Israel and Robertson Tait as well as guest musicians from around the world along with all the members of Mamma Freedom.

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Composers Alexander & JV Johnston
Composers Alexander & JV Johnston

2 of the brightest stars in the world of score writing and composition.

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Hearsay 30
Hearsay 30

Re-arranged and Re-recorded by the team and house band in 2018 here at the Grand Northern

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Feature of the month Future Music
Feature of the month Future Music

Alex and Alex hosted the Future Music Magazine team for a tutorial from Alex

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Acoustic Guitar Recording
Acoustic Guitar Recording

Mamma Freedom and GNRS band member Digger recording some acoustic guitar.

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The Boss
The Boss

Producer Alexander Johnston

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Children In Need
Children In Need

A performance live on BBC radio from Alexander O'Neal, with Howard Francis (AON Band) and Alexander Johnston (CMI / Mamma Freedom on keys.

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Acoustic Guitar Recording
Acoustic Guitar Recording

Mamma Freedom and GNRS band member Digger recording some acoustic guitar.

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