M&D Selects: Jordan Cain

The U.S. is filled with musical hot spots. New York City has long been a hub of creativity, while cities such as Los Angeles, Atlanta, Nashville, Seattle, Detroit and Chicago have all helped shape the the country’s music culture as well.

M&D Selects: Ryan Little

For up-and-coming producer Ryan Little, whose melodic, electronica-tinged sound is somewhere between the works of 9th Wonder, a Final Fantasy soundtrack and Nujabes, putting music before medical school was the only answer.

M&D Selects: Carter Reeves

What do you do when the music stops? According to former Aer frontman Carter Schultz, you start recording. Now operating under the moniker Carter Reeves, the Boston-born, L.A.-based singer, songwriter and producer has recreated himself, offering fans a fresh, upbeat take on the pop genre.

M&D Selects: Shadow Child

Shadow Child knew at age 12 that he wanted to be a musician. Since then, he’s made a name for himself as a producer, branched out into a DJ career, and launched a music label, Food Music, with friend Lewis of Kry Wolf.

M&D Selects: Mayan Rajendran

M5 Showroom is a unique space combining a showroom and retail experience. Found in New York City’s SoHo, M5 features many European and Japanese brands such as Stone Island and Herno, often acting as those brands’ entry points into the North American market.