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February 5, 2022

International Songwriting competition semi-Finalist

The song, "Sunshine," that you entered has been selected as a semi-finalist in the 2021 International Songwriting Competition (ISC) in the Pop/Top 40 Category. We received more than 21,000 entries, and semi-finalists make up only 11% of all entries, so this is a remarkable achievement!

December 21, 2021

"At Christmas Time (How Could He Do This To Me)" Indie Vibe Review

Get ready for holiday cheer and chilly fun! Except… not so much this time around. But that's okay because while Kalina & Kaina aren't nearly as excited about the holidays as we are, they're still giving us beautiful snowy ballads to reminisce on lost love and memories of brighter Christmases' past. Backed by the songwriting talents of Michael Campion, At Christmas Time will probably have you ugly sobbing over your third cup of egg nog, contemplating cutting up your couples' holiday card from last year. Full Review

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February 5, 2021

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Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens continue our virtual programming by launching a virtual mini-concert series this month, an extension of our popular Casa Vibes music programming. San Clemente natives, Kalina & Kiana, will be our first featured artist for this series and are returning as a follow up to their debut concert at the Casa last summer. We virtually sat down with them ahead of the performance to talk about their influences, process, and advice for young artists.  READ MORE

January 12, 2021

Kalina and Kiana: Good Vibes and Star Wars

On this episode, Russ Stone, the same man who just now put a butternut squash in the oven, talks with the powerhouse pop star duo, Kalina and Kiana.

LISTEN HERE

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April 13, 2020

“Golden Age,” the title track off Kalina & Kiana’s new project, Golden Age EP, adds a nostalgic touch to contemporary, intelligent pop music that ponders the past, present and future. As the track moves forward, it becomes clear that this is not ordinary pop music. The production is pristine and well-conceived and the lyrics are very thoughtful. Full Review

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November 1, 2019

Gold is Kalina & Kiana’s new single and it sounds awesome. I adore the unique pop melodies which showcase many creative expressions. Moreover, the harmonies are wonderful and create bright atmospheres. Furthermore, I am also a big fan of the powerful chorus! (Full Review)

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July 3, 2019

The album, ‘That Summer, Vol. 2″, offers 16 songs from internationally acclaimed and award-wining independent artists. Kalina & Kiana’s song “That Thing” is one of the phenomenal songs featured on the album. Full Review

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June 26, 2019

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Kalina & Kiana’s song “That Thing” will surely resonate with everyone who has fallen in love and experienced that certain chemistry and excitement that’s hard to put into words.  The song opens with a thick, pulsing syncopated bass and clap-along beat.  The vocals begin with an addictive syllabic tune on “do-do-do-do’s” that you can whistle along to.  The vibe is instantly uplifting and completely contagious. (full review)

June 18, 2019

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1. What is the name of the song you have featured on "That Summer, Volume2"- How does your song remeind you of summer or how does it fit into a summer album? 

"We had a friend tell us that 'That Thing' is the kind of song that you want to listen to while you drive down Pacific Coast Highway with your windows down. If that doesn't scream summer, then I don't know what does.  (full interview)

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June 11, 2019

Kalina & Kiana were interviewed about their song, “That Thing” which was chosen to be on That Summer Album They talk about music and songwriting. READ HERE

June 1, 2019

Congratulations. We have chosen Kalina & Kiana’s “That Thing” for That Summer, Volume 2, by Various Artists.  The interest in the album was through the roof this year – we had thousands of auditions. BWH Music Group selected the world’s premier and most promising/established artists for this project and we are beyond thrilled with this year’s amazing roster! Listen on Spotify

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December 9, 2018

Listen to this fun and insightful interview by Granted Radio. Listen Here

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June 28, 2018

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The music industry has had some amazing female musical sibling groups like Ann and Nancy Wilson (Heart), Johanna and Kara Soderberg (First Aid Kit), Tegan and Sara, Martie and Emily (The Dixie Chicks). On the rise and soon to be added to this list are the extraordinarily talented Kalina & Kiana. (Full Review) 

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June 18, 2018

Sisters Kalina & Kiana have branded their own genre called “poetic-pop”.  Their sound is distinguishable by chart topping song-writing skills, great production, engaging lyrics, and pop flavored vocals and harmonies. READ MORE

May 21, 2018

Kalina & Kiana were finalists in the Songs For Social Change Contest by Renaissance Artists and Writers Association Their song “It Takes One” is on Songs For Social Change volume 2 “It Takes One” talks about the importance of one small action. It can change the world in a good or bad way. It can change history. One small thing can either start a war or a revolution.  The official music video with lyrics is on YouTube

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April 30, 2018

“The new single is a classic pop song with strong chorus, melody

and harmonies. Clearly a cozy song to fall in love with…”

“That Girl’s In Love”

(Full Review)

March 21, 2018

Kalina & Kiana are a sensational LA-based pop duo that deliver infectious harmony drivens tunes. The two discovered their compatibility together while harmonizing in their car seats and have since traveled the world writing music together. Their unique brand of “Poetic Pop” powered through their high energy will have you singing along with their music by the time the second chorus comes around. With influences from The Beatles to Broods, their sound is easy on the ears. Be sure to check out their most recent single, “It Had To Be You.” Full Interview

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March 13, 2018

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It Had To Be You” showcases Kalina & Kiana’s easy on the ears sound through catchy melodies in a radio ready mix that people will love. The production by Darryl Swann provides an upbeat, wide arrangement of piano, guitar, strings, and synths that take you on an exciting journey throughout the course of the song. The instrumentals back off as the duo enters for the first verse taking the spotlight with harmony driven phrases as their voices perfectly blend together for an indulgent sound. Read Article