Lindsey Schust’s New Single “Sugar Shock” Airs January 20

Country and pop with a tropical island feel.

Press release


Lindsey Schust’s new single Sugar Shock will be available for streaming on all music platforms on January 20, 2023. Photo: Lindsey Schust

New Hampshire based singer-songwriter, Lindsey Schust, will release her new toe-tapping single Sugar Shock on January 20, 2023.  Listeners can stream the song on all music platforms (including Amazon Music, Spotify, Apple Music, and YouTube). Sugar Shock combines country and pop with a tropical island feel. The song was recorded in Andover by Jimmy Sferes at Hummingbird Studios, and mastered by Gerry Putnum at CedarHouse Sound and Mastering in Sutton. This song is the second single from her full-length album Country Way which will be 

released online in the Spring of 2023. 

Dedicated fans of “Lindsey Schust and the Ragged Mountain Band” will recognize Sugar Shock as their traditional show closer. Like many of her songs, Sugar Shock gets the audience singing along with the chorus, when they sing “Hey!” The recording features local musicians including family members Grace Schust and Jim Schust (her parents), Robert Grasmere, Luke Dobrowski of the Dobros, Jim Connell, Paul Currier, Jimmy Sferes, and Jennifer White. For direct links to stream Sugar Shock starting January 20 visit

“Listening to Lindsey’s music takes me to a different place. It’s very happy there!” Maureen Simpson, New Hampshire singer.

Lindsey Schust is a New Hampshire based composer, singer-songwriter, pianist, and drummer.  She grew up in Andover, New Hampshire to the beat of African drums. Her family started the “Timbre Drums” company and brought international percussionists to rural New Hampshire through their non-profit “Arts Bridge the World”. She learned African drumming as a youngster from her mom (Grace Schust) and learned classical piano from Margo Coolidge. At Proctor Academy she studied jazz-rock with guitarist and bandleader Keith Barrett.  Lindsey has a B.A. in music from Brandeis University and an M.A. in music from Tufts University. In addition to being a songwriter, performer, and music teacher, Lindsey is a certified ADHD and Professional/Life Coach. 

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