Erin Greider, KFROMKWAY, AWOLNATION, DRAMA, Dana Williams, Miranda Joan, Harley Luck, TRAVIS SCOTT… – OutLoud! Tradition
Rising pop-rock sensation Erin Greider has launched her new single, “forty fifth Minutes With out Visitors.” In an period of music that usually leans in direction of the extravagant, Greider’s method is refreshingly down-to-earth. The Native Angelino captures the sensation of courting, embracing the joys of spontaneity, and reveling in life’s lighter moments. Her lyrics are a testomony to the Southern California feeling, bringing listeners on a charming journey. “45 Minutes Without Traffic” is now obtainable on all main streaming platforms.
As Greider explains, “This tune is basically about courting, having enjoyable, and never taking something too significantly.” These sentiments resonate all through the monitor, making it a relatable anthem for anybody trying to embrace the spontaneous joys of life. “45 Minutes With out Visitors” isn’t only a tune; it’s a musical embodiment of the Californian lifestyle. Produced by Michigan native Topher Mohr, a longtime collaborator, the tune is bound to seize the hearts of each listener.
Born in Oxford earlier than shifting to London, Kfromkway’s journey from quiet streets to the bustling music capital is forming a real rap success story within the making. Discovering his voice on the tender age of 8, the younger artist rapidly grew to become a musician and developed a blossoming artistry, producing, recording and writing his personal data within the consolation of his bed room. Since these intimate classes, Kfromkway has gone on to work alongside famend artists and producers like South London veteran Skengdo, multi-platinum producer Jackson Romain (Nines, Younger Steflon) and UK staple Chris Wealthy (Central Cee, Digga D, Unknown T). Displaying an unwavering confidence whereas rubbing shoulders with among the nation’s most interesting, his soul-stirring vocals and lyrical focus have caught severe consideration from key tastemakers together with CAPITAL XTRA and BBC 1XTRA to SBTV and TRENCH – establishing his deep-rooted affect at road stage and visionary conviction as clear markers of a rising expertise.
With authenticity and a transparent artistic imaginative and prescient shining on the forefront of his fashionable musical method, I’d love to listen to your ideas on Kfromkway and his debut mixtape
‘Sweet Pop’, the brand new EP from AWOLNATION is out at present. The discharge contains two new remixes of the title monitor by the artists Elohim and Flamingosis. Followers can stream the EP in full at this hyperlink: https://orcd.co/candypopep and watch the visualizer for “Sweet Pop (Elohim Remix)” right here: https://youtu.be/KpqwdOzlMgs
“Elohim is so gifted and a pricey pal. I used to be honored that she wished to do a remix of the tune. And I lately grew to become conversant in Flamingosis’ work, and I immediately grew to become a fan. So, it was thrilling to have the ability to have him put his spin on this new single,” says AWOLNATION on the artists who remixed “Sweet Pop”.
Elohim provides, “I like working with trustworthy genuine artists who know what they need and are additionally open to collaboration and sounds they wouldn’t usually flip to. Aaron is that. A beautiful pal and a pleasure to collaborate with. Once I get calls from him asking if I wish to take part on one thing it’s at all times YES. As quickly as I heard his vocal on sweet pop I knew I wished to dive in and dissect it. I had a whole lot of enjoyable chopping this up and making this remix!”
“This was a enjoyable tune for me to get out of my consolation zone and take a look at some new issues for this remix,” says Flamingosis. I had no concept the place I used to be going to go along with this one, ended up making it right into a wonky growth bap flip whereas letting the vocals glide on the beat. I had enjoyable placing my very own spin on it, and hope you guys dig it as effectively!”
‘Sweet Pop’ additionally contains the beforehand launched singles “Freaking Me Out” and “We Are All Insane”. When “Candy Pop” was launched, the music video accomplished the trilogy of movies directed by Eliot Charof. The movies take inspiration from traditional movie and paranoid fiction, revealing a dreamlike world that feels each futuristic and bygone, and have amassed over half 1,000,000 views every. You’ll be able to watch the trilogy in full right here:
Following the success of their 2022 EP Don’t Wait Up, DRAMA, the Chicago-based collaboration between producer Na’el Shehade and vocalist By way of Rosa, delivers their clubbable fourth EP, Until We Die. The seven-track venture refreshingly captures the duo’s trademark sound of two unlikely musical pairings: dance and R&B. Late-night groovy, dance anthems of independence and self-love rigorously change the duo’s typical broody heartbreak sounds.
Alt-R&B darling Dana Williams unveils her new single “Not The One” and accompanying visualizer through Stem Disintermedia. The brand new file comes off the heels of her collaboration with South African digital duo Goldfish on “Espresso In The Afternoon” and the summer season 2023 supply of her EP ‘Speak Remedy’ and bonus version tracks.
Swooning along with her signature jazzy nonchalance, the poignant new file “Not The One” seems to be at Dana’s continued journey of self-discovery, therapeutic, and emotional evolution. Dana has undeniably realized how one can use her voice to vocalize her wants.
She describes her sound as “ethereal soul folks” and is closely impressed by Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Vacation, Carole King, Norah Jones, Nina Simone, and Sam Cooke.
“’Not The One’ tells the story about when the honeymoon interval of a summer season fling got here to a screeching halt. The pink flags grew to become obvious, and I made a decision to return to phrases with actuality and transfer on.” – Dana Williams
Miranda Joan is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and musician. Born in Montréal, Miranda spent her early life rising up on the north shore of Vancouver, filling diaries with feelings and experiences; making a secure place to land for each her coronary heart and her creativeness that may go on to kind the premise of her tune writing. Her influences vary from Invoice Withers, Stevie Marvel, and Carole King to Anderson Paak., Little Dragon and Robyn, drawing on each the traditional and the up to date. Miranda’s private experiences and the inventive and religious energies of the locations she has known as residence circulation via intricate tune writing and playful manufacturing to kind a singular mix of Soul-Pop.
With the fluidity of rising up alongside the Pacific Ocean in Vancouver and the joy-de-vivre and creativity that Montréal exudes radiating via her music, Miranda has at all times sustained robust roots in Canada. A shy little one, her first experiences of music and performing got here from highschool drama and musical theatre. Leaning into Soul, R&B and Jazz sounds, she discovered a pure residence for her voice. Miranda started to form her sound utilizing her lifetime of journals and affect from the singer-songwriters of all genres that had fed into her writing course of all through her life. She moved to New York to review Jazz and opened her inquisitive sound and inventive model to a bunch of artists and producers in her musical environment, in addition to the grittiness and depth of town.
Establishing herself within the Brooklyn Soul/Jazz group, Miranda is the co-host and co-founder of Brooklyn’s Femme Jam (NYC’s first all-female led jam session); a group initiative to create a womxn-led area with an emphasis on feminine musicians that fosters inclusivity. Arts mentorship has been an essential through-line in Joan’s profession and for the previous eight years she has been a music mentor with the non-profit SAY: The Stuttering Affiliation for the Younger the place she works with youth 8-18 who stutter.
She has carried out on nationwide excursions, performed sold-out and headline exhibits at well-known New York venues, supplied backing vocals for the likes of The Killers, Shawn Mendes, Lorde, Kylie Minogue and Andy Grammar, and joined Sly5thAve at Montréal Jazz Pageant with the Orchestre Nationwide de Jazz de Montréal, in a tribute to Dr. Dre. In 2021 she was chosen as one among First Up with RBCxMusic Rising Artists as she launched her debut album ‘Windborne’, the comply with as much as her 2019 EP “Nonetheless”. Each releases acquired constant radio airplay in Vancouver and Los Angeles and led to a sync placement on Canadian TV present The Strays. Current singles “Overstimulated” and “I Love You, Dwayne” have acquired assist from NPR, Consequence, EARMILK, Exclaim! and airplay from CBC and MountainFM in Canada and Tony Minvielle (Jazz FM) within the UK.
Blossoming out of what was initially supposed as a one tune collaboration, Miranda has spent latest years collaborating with Ben Carr AKA CARRTOONS on her sophomore album ‘Overstimulated’. “It’s an album book-ended by songs of affirmation, of rooting, of returning to and loving oneself, intertwined with the messy, chaotic and interconnected internet of my hopes, goals, creativeness, love, and heartache”, Miranda muses. Concurrently leaning into and letting go of the extreme and overstimulating, the LP sees Miranda shift into an area of up to date Jazz and Soul, the place the instrumental and acoustic meets the digital. Developed tune writing and storytelling sits alongside manufacturing from CARRTOONS and extra choices from the likes of Sly5thAve, Jake Sherman, Ben Williams, The Huntertones and Kristine Kruta.
Harley Luck, who launched his EP, Cloud Cowl, this musical journey is a poignant exploration of teenage romance and heartbreak, capturing the essence of coming of age and the common experiences that resonate with most youngsters. Written and produced by Harley Luck, Cloud Cowl gives a singular mix of youthful vitality inside its lyrics and themes, artfully juxtaposed with mature instrumentation and manufacturing.
Along with his sold-out, record-breaking, and critically acclaimed 2023 Utopia – Circus Maximus Tour presently underway, Travis Scott at present introduced the second leg of his tour, hitting 8 new cities subsequent 12 months. The second leg begins Wednesday, January 3, 2024 in Milwaukee at Fiserv Discussion board, with further stops in Montreal, Columbus, Chicago and extra. Rescheduled exhibits in Toronto, Boston, Miami from the 2023 run may also be included.
Tickets for 2024 dates of the Travis Scott Utopia – Circus Maximus Tour will go on sale Friday, November 10 at 10am native time at travisscott.com.
$2 from each ticket bought will go to Cactus Jack Basis which is a 501(c)3 with a mission to uplift Houston youth via toy drives, scholarship applications to HBCU school college students, and fulfilling bills for schooling and inventive endeavors.
The announcement follows Travis Scott’s historic efficiency at SoFi Stadium this previous Sunday, making him the primary rapper to headline and promote out the 70k capability venue. What was his greatest headline present thus far, noticed the groundbreaking, international trailblazer placed on an electrifying efficiency to a devoted and captivated crowd for what was actually a monumental and historic night time for each rap music and for Los Angeles.
The Utopia – Circus Maximus Toursees Travis on the top of his profession, with over 500,000 tickets bought and greater than $80 million grossed thus far. Travis has additionally damaged a number of data for many merchandise bought in a single night time, together with greater than $1 million bought at American Airways Middle in Dallas and at Denver’s Ball Enviornment. At SoFi Stadium, Travis bought an unimaginable $3.8 million in official merchandise.
Earlier this 12 months, Travis Scott unveiled his CIRCUS MAXIMUS movie in choose AMC Theatres which sold-out immediately nationwide. Taking his viewers on a mind-bending visible odyssey throughout the globe, woven collectively by the speaker rattling sounds of UTOPIA. The movie is a surreal and psychedelic journey, uniting a collective of visionary filmmakers from all over the world in a kaleidoscopic exploration of human expertise and the facility of soundscapes. Written & Directed by Travis Scott and extra administrators: Gaspar Noe, Valdimar Jóhannsson, Nicolas Winding Refn, Concord Korine and Kahlil Joseph.
Persevering with an unprecedented scorching streak, Lil Durk proudly presents his forthcoming new OTF (Solely The Household) compilation venture, Nightmares In The Trenches, out subsequent Friday November 17th. Pre-order/Pre-save HERE. He paved the way in which for its arrival with the scorching tune and music video “Smurk Carter,” obtainable now. Stream “Smurk Carter” HERE. Watch the music video HERE.
“Smurk Carter” laces otherworldly synths with boisterous horns and a thumping bassline. Durk’s unmistakable vocals virtually put the beat in a headlock as he drops distinctive bars with an anthemic and introspective hook, “Cash is the foundation of all evil, Smurk I imply Durk be within the trenches along with his folks.” In a second of uncooked reflection, he exhales a sigh, “‘Cursed’ I imply damage that they simply taking all my folks.” Within the cinematic visible directed by Jerry Manufacturing, Durk hyperlinks up with family and friends because the music video opens up with Durk’s uncle because the voice intro and cameo look. The temper undeniably resembles an ode to Lil Wayne’s Carter/Carter II period Lil Wayne as Durk pays homage via the imagery.
In different massive information, Durk simply snagged a GRAMMY® Award nomination for “All My Life” [feat. J. Cole]. On the 2024 ceremony, he’ll compete for “Greatest Melodic Rap Efficiency.” Keep tuned for extra.
The unique “All My Life” picked up a platinum certification, soared to #2 on the Billboard Scorching 100, reeled in over half-a-billion streams along with 124 million YouTube views on the music video, and reached #1 at Rhythm and City Radio for consecutive weeks. To not point out, it vaulted to #1 on the Billboard Rhythmic Chart and at Scorching R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart.
Lil Durk launched his critically acclaimed blockbuster album, Almost Healed , earlier this 12 months. Nearing half-a-billion streams, Virtually Healed, marked his fourth consecutive High 3 debut on the Billboard 200 and third straight #1 on the Billboard High R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart.
Durk exhibits no indicators of stopping or slowing down although.
Casii Stephan is a Minnesota born, indie-pop meets soul-rock singer-songwriter now based mostly in Tulsa, OK. Her “gorgeously emotive voice conjures up comparisons to alt-pop artists like Florence Welch and Fiona Apple with a writing model harking back to Carole King”, proclaims NPR.
Stephan’s vocals are fierce and fearless, however this was not at all times the case. She grew up shy and afraid of her voice till she began writing songs on the household piano when she was 16. Transferring to
Tulsa in 2014, Casii Stephan had the intent to surrender her pursuit of a music profession, nonetheless with a bit encouragement from a pal, she continued songwriting and began releasing music in 2016. Since then, Casii Stephan has acquired quite a few songwriting awards, headlinned excursions, carried out official SXSW and Folks Alliance showcases, and acquired reward from high tier retailers together with Billboard and American Songwriter. The genuine songwriter writes her songs actually, from the depths of her feelings, with lyrics that push again on unfavorable societal norms like sexism, ageism and “enjoying good” as a girl. She makes use of writing to deconstruct her personal beliefs with an underlying hope that issues can change, inviting listeners on their very own journey.
Her newest single is a timeless and emotional cowl of
Leon Russell’s “A Music for You”. Recorded in a single take at The Church Studio in Tulsa, which he based, Casii’s rendition is soulful, evocative and seductive. She confides, “I consider this tune is without doubt one of the biggest relating to best-written love songs. It’s additionally simply not a simple tune to cowl. A part of me seen this as a problem to myself and the opposite half seen it as a approach to specific my respect for what Leon did as a songwriter and musician. Recorded in a single take (It was Take #4), it compelled me to simply accept the efficiency with all its nuances similar to the tune describes the acceptance between the 2 lovers. It ain’t good and that’s the fantastic thing about it.”
The newest in a collection of fascinating collaborations with world-renowned authors – MULL HISTORICAL SOCIETY – is happy to current “Not Sufficient Sorry”.
The brand new single arrives because the Scottish artist and writer broadcasts a restricted collection of distinctive exhibits for 2024 which is able to see Mull Historic Society & Particular Company performing his traditional debut album ‘Loss’ in addition to his acclaimed 2023 album ‘In My Thoughts There’s A Room’ dwell and in full.
the discharge of “TAG TEAM,” a dynamic and sassy pop collaboration between rising pop sensation ellakate and the gifted Whitney Bjerken. The tune is a catchy, woman energy anthem that delves into themes of friendship, overcoming unhealthy exes, and embracing the spirit of badassery.
“TAG TEAM” is a testomony to the facility of feminine camaraderie and the power that arises when two people come collectively in opposition to a standard adversary. Written and sung by ellakate and Whitney Bjerken, the tune narrates the story of two empowered girls becoming a member of forces to confront an ex-lover who didn’t deal with them with the respect they deserve.
The chemistry between ellakate and Whitney shines via, making a musical expertise that isn’t solely catchy but additionally emotionally charged.
Naarm-based artist Hayku Kyah is ready to launch her debut EP ‘I Thought You Ought to Hear It From Me‘ on the brand new moon of November 13th, marking a brand new chapter in her profession as a genre-bending artist and poetically inclined rapper. This additionally marks a brand new chapter in Elefant Traks’ books with Hayku Kyah being the primary artist to be launched through the brand new growth label ‘Future Shade Recordings’. Platformed as a singular voice who creates narratives that in the end search to problem the illusion we dwell in; portray vivid imagery in her listeners’ minds.
The venture consists of 5 tracks, every representing a daring assertion that highlights Kyah’s expertise as an artist. The EP’s focus monitor ‘Lune‘, which means ‘moon’ in French, opens with a collection of voice notes wherein Kyah units the tone for the venture. The listener is lulled into the story with a clarinet that’s harking back to an previous Hollywood attraction, earlier than Kyah takes centre-stage with lyrics that declare her intention to be heard.
Kyah lays out her ambitions and sense of goal with traces like: “Extremely underrated, however I’m staying till they know what my title is – like a Hollywood star.”This focus monitor is a testomony to her alignment with cosmic forces higher than herself, and her willingness to forge forward along with her profession and go away the outcomes as much as destiny.
The accompanying tracks on the EP — ‘Earth Angel‘, ‘Bitter‘, ‘Swan Dive‘, and ‘don’t feed the artists‘— construct on this sense of goal and have interaction with each other to create a cohesive, symbiotic entire. Hayku Kyah’s expertise is on full show, with the assistance of gifted and esteemed producers (Teether, IJALE, Kwasi, SwissBerry, UNO Stereo and herself) providing a singular mix of influences that defy simple categorisation.
Dea Doyle is a singer/songwriter from West London. Born right into a family of music, Dea at all times knew she wished to be an artist, having written her first tune at simply 9 years previous. Impressed by the likes of Carole King, Haim, Fleetwood Mac and Corridor & Oates, she gives quick-witted lyrics about life, love and heartbreak, but at all times with a memorable refrain.
Her newest single “One For Me” is about an surprising love. Dea sings about the kind of relationship that comes out of nowhere and finally ends up being one of the best factor that ever occurred to you. Hoping to encourage folks to take dangers and be extra spontaneous, Dea shares, “Don’t fear when life begins to really feel a bit stagnant as you by no means know what new journey is across the nook.”
Emitting a female, lighthearted and upbeat tone with a heat melody and a catchy refrain, “One For Me” finds inspiration in Katy Perry’s candid songwriting and naive lyrics in her first album, One of many Boys. As an energetic performer round London, and having acquired intensive weblog protection together with the likes of Earmilk and Atwood Journal, Dea Doyle is rapidly turning into one to look at.
Birmingham born, Bali based mostly producer, audio engineer, and Inward Data label head Pippi Ciez returns to All Day I Dream to launch his ethereal three monitor Limitless EP. Having beforehand graced Lee Burridge’s revered imprint with the Riziki EP in 2020, contributed to the Summer season Sampler 2021 VA, and launched his chart-topping debut album A number of of Three on the label in 2021, Pippi Ciez is again to weave his sonic magic inside the enchanting realm of All Day I Dream. The Limitless EP is a testomony to his artistic prowess, that includes three stunning compositions: ‘Searching for Solitude,’ ‘Limitless,’ and ‘Guardians.’
2023 has been a large 12 months for Pippi, leaving his mark on numerous labels together with his personal Inward Data, Hidden Fingers, AireSoloSeriA, and TRYBESof, one other of Lee Burridge’s esteemed imprints. The Limitless EP is a standout venture of Pippi’s, showcasing musical sophistication that solidifies his place amongst melodic home royalty.
The EP’s titular monitor is uplifting from the get go. We’re greeted with an remoted advanced percussive sample, nevertheless it’s not lengthy earlier than a captivating melodic factor is launched. As Pippi continues to layer in further melodic soundscapes, the monitor takes on an inspirational really feel, true to its title. Across the midway mark, the monitor breaks down, and a pointy synth solo takes the highlight. Because the synth notes climb greater and better, the percussion is introduced again in, earlier than lastly stress is launched and we return again to the acquainted melody of the monitor’s first half. For the ultimate verse, Pippi introduces a portion of the monitor that’s elegant but excessive vitality, earlier than the varied parts of the monitor slowly fade out, and we’re left with the identical percussion that commenced the monitor.
The discharge of the Limitless EP comes at an thrilling time for Pippi, having simply accomplished a string of exhibits in Boston, New York, and Vegas, in addition to a really particular present with Lee Burridge on the legendary venue Savaya in Bali- which is the place the 2 first performed collectively again in 2021.
Of their comply with as much as hit Bleed Collectively, VALA exhibit their poppy facet with Fishes – it’s as catchy because it comes with modern vocals, melodies and hooks galore. Fishes blends mesmerising processed vocals over glowing guitars and placing drums as VALA proceed to dip their toes right into a future-pop sound while sustaining their indie hero standing. Not the easy pop tune it sounds on the floor, Fishes is a lasagne of layers that delves deep and could possibly be among the best tracks of the 12 months.
With a genre-crossing sound VALA are a fusion of indie rock and pop, incorporating melodic hooks and easy guitar riffs which has seen them likened to indie giants like The Strokes, Willie J. Healey and extra. VALA will return residence to Manchester to headline The Deaf Institute with assist from Foxglove for S.J.M. Concert events on November seventeenth. Guestlist is accessible for journalistic functions, please simply get in contact.
New York Metropolis’s premier underground occasion collective Teksupport revealed their full New 12 months’s Week programming, that includes among the world’s most noteworthy home and techno selectors for a collection of seven exhibits throughout three venues.
Opening the marathon New 12 months’s Week celebrations on December twenty eighth is a 5 hour set from Chicago native John Summit joined by Israeli rising star Mita Gami on the Brooklyn Navy Yard. On December twenty ninth, seven-time Grammy nominee Bonobo will carry out his acclaimed DJ set alongside three particular again to backs with Ellum Audio boss Maceo Plex b2b new wave techno producer Avision, Life and Loss of life label head DJ Tennis b2b Swiss powerhouse Jimi Jules, & Miami-based rising star Miluhska b2b Brooklyn-based DJ and producer Tony y Not on the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
On December thirtieth, Day Zero founder and Crosstown Rebels head Damian Lazarus will play an alluring 4 hour set, set to the immersive backdrop of ArtsDistrict Brooklyn’s 360-degree visible projection expertise. On December thirty first (NYE), Teksupport returns to the Brooklyn Navy Yard to host Drumcode Data founder Adam Beyer, Berlin-based duo Thoughts Towards, Trick label boss Patrick Topping, Italian techno pioneer Ilario Alicante, & rising star HoneyLuv.
Ringing within the New 12 months on January 1st, Teksupport will host NYC native Victor Calderone at Sony Corridor, Innervisions icon Âme + extra artists TBA in Brooklyn, and a particular six hour set from Bronx-born The Martinez Brothers on the Brooklyn Navy Yard.
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December twenty eighth: John Summit and Mita Gami at Brooklyn Navy Yard
December twenty ninth: Bonobo (DJ Set), Maceo Plex b2b Avision, DJ Tennis b2b Jimi Jules, Miluhska b2b Tony y Not at Brooklyn Navy Yard
December thirtieth: Damian Lazarus at ArtsDistrict Brooklyn
December thirty first: Adam Beyer, Thoughts Towards, Patrick Topping, Ilario Alicante, Honeyluv at Brooklyn Navy Yard
January 1st: Victor Calderone at Sony Corridor
January 1st: The Martinez Brothers at Brooklyn Navy Yard
January 1st: Âme + extra TBA
While you meet somebody new, can you get pleasure from each second whereas attending to know the opposite particular person? I used to be beginning a brand new relationship on the time and thought I didn’t wish to rush issues – even when it didn’t work out, it’s beautiful to savour it, dwelling totally within the second within the firm of somebody I care about and see the place it may result in with none haste.
Determine it out, slowly and in puzzles.
Here’s a blossoming romance – when each events give clear indicators however nonetheless play it cool and coy.
🧩 Watch the official “In Puzzles” music video on YouTube 🧩
After we wrote Into The Blue Night time, we realized that we will overcome vital obstacles and proceed to make artwork within the face of them. You could throw your self into one thing head first, recklessly and with out hesitation and it simply may end up OK.
🧩 Hear our debut album Into The Blue Night time now on all streaming platforms 🧩
There are a lot of recurring themes that run via this file. Love, Loss, Loneliness, Self Isolation, Magnificence, Pleasure, Nostalgia and Remembrance. The album was impressed by the bits of all of those feelings and the way they intersected throughout a worldwide pandemic.
Thanks for listening,Mai Diaz Langou of SWiiMS
Indie-rock band Mother Denims have introduced their new file Bear Market, set for self-release on seventeenth November 2023.
Though it might have simply been an ordinary assortment of older songs re-done acoustically, Mother Denims approached their new file Bear Market with the identical stage of element and intention that they’ve each different venture. The result’s an indie rocking, enjoyable, and considerate album that displays the power of the bands’ songwriting, which interprets simply throughout style traces.
“We had all these nice songs laying round and we figured we’d as effectively re-record them.” says vocalist Eric Butler concerning the file, “folks ought to actually hear these items.” He says with a smile.
BEAR MARKET – TRACKLISTING
demise by cup
shred cruz should die
kevin eats cats
hippo (within the water)
elevator theme tune
Vinyl copies of Bear Market will solely be obtainable on the bands forthcoming US tour or pre-sale HERE
acclaimed New York Metropolis-based digital musician, producer and activist Moby shares the emotional animated official video for downtempo transforming of Cream’s “We’re Going Fallacious” with Brie O’Banion out everywhere now through Moby’s label, At all times Centered At Night time.
The “We’re Going Fallacious” accompanying animated video sheds gentle on the tough realities of animal cruelty and the darkish facet of the meat and dairy business. On the purpose of the visible, Moby says, “I strive every time attainable to make use of my platform as a approach to handle the tragic horrors of meat and dairy manufacturing, and I consider the animated video for ‘We’re Going Fallacious’ does this in a heartbreaking, poignant means.”
The thought for Moby’s model of “We’re Going Fallacious” emerged years in the past when he was going via previous vinyl data and on the point of promote them to the Physicians Committee for Accountable Medication. Listening to some previous favorites, he re-discovered the Cream monitor written by their bassist Jack Bruce. Moby recollects, “I used to be struck by how plaintive and exquisite it was, and the way sadly germane it was for the present second. I wrote a downtempo model of the tune and requested my pal Brie O’Banion to sing it, and her voice introduced a beautiful magnificence and depth to it.”
Ashley Elle’s love for music was evident from an early age. She would spend hours singing and enjoying the piano and guitar. However regardless of her pure expertise, she was at all times a bit humble and shy about it. It wasn’t till her dad inspired her to file her voice in a studio that she realized her ardour for music was stronger than she thought.
Since then, Ashley started to review the songwriting course of as it will be important that the music she shares will probably be genuine to her. As business of us started to listen to her early recordings, many rapidly took discover and reached out to work straight along with her. She has labored tirelessly with producers to hone her craft and develop her distinctive indie-pop sound. To this point, the themes of heartbreak, maturing, love, and psychological well being are central to Ashley’s music. She writes deep from the center, drawing on private experiences and struggles. For Ashley, music is a approach to specific herself and join with others. Her vulnerability as a songwriter is each scary and rewarding, and she or he hopes her music resonates along with her listeners as a lot because it does along with her. She at all times desires to remain actual and genuine and for her, that features sharing her most susceptible emotions.
Ashley Elle’s arduous work paid off in 2019 when she was signed to a publishing deal by Given Leisure out of Nashville. She has since been writing and recording new materials, pouring her coronary heart and soul into every tune. She has a deep catalog however is at all times working to make the following tune higher.
Now based mostly in Los Angeles, Ashley attends Loyola Marymount College and collaborates with gifted producers and writers. Along with her upcoming singles “Heavy Heavy Heavy” and “Any individual’s Any individual,” Ashley Elle is keen to share her music with the world and hopes that her genuine story will encourage others. Go to her web site at AshleyElleMusic.com.
GRAMMY-nominated international artist Matt B has launched a brand new music video for single “OGALA TRAVELER,” out now through Vitae Data. The percussive-led down-tempo monitor tells the story of a boy named Ogala, which means “chief” in Igbo, who seeks thrilling journeys to discover a good life. The visible, directed by Matt’s spouse, supervisor, and producer Angela Benson, exhibits the attractive sights of Uganda and Namibia as he involves phrases along with his personal transformative journey.
“In spite of everything my experiences in Africa, I really think about myself to be an Ogala Traveler,” explains Matt. “Ogala is a reputation of Nigerian origin (but additionally widespread in Uganda, Kenya, and Gabon) and it means ‘a frontrunner’ or ‘a king that can change our lives and carry all burdens.’ The file speaks about somebody who is decided to journey far and broad in quest of a very good, affluent life for himself and his household. It’s a tune of inspiration, and a reminder for folks to by no means cease pushing on your targets and goals regardless of all challenges. This tune may be very particular to me and one that actually speaks to my soul. My work and drive stems from my household and the legacy I’ll in the future go away for them, it’s why I work so arduous as an artist.”
Newcomer frances mistry reveals highly effective new single “choose at my pores and skin.” The Loud LDN collective member will probably be a brand new title to many, however is making music that’s unforgettably punchy but delicate on the similar time. Frances is a refreshingly authentic, autistic alternative-Indie artist,whose songs’ autobiographical tales are carried alongside by her haunting melodies and strident guitar riffs. BBC Radio 1’s Jack Saunders lauded Frances as a “correct, genuine artist.”
“The Hard Way” is mainly a traditional “get your woman again” tune. It’s about realizing you will have a particular bond with somebody and deciding whether or not to step ahead with them or go away one another behind without end. It’s from the angle of somebody feeling unsure however providing up their full dedication this time.
Generally you weigh whether or not it is best to try this relationship once more as a result of it’s both going to be one of the best determination you ever made, or destroy you each fully. So along with your full coronary heart on a sleeve, you ask them to fulfill you and there’s just one approach to discover out if they are going to actually present up.
Hearken to “The Laborious Means” on streaming platforms everywhere.
Watch the official music video here.
“The Hard Way” is from our new album, Tall Tales. It’s positively our most easy pop album thus far. However I additionally suppose this batch of songs and the accessible tone they had been written in mainly determined that for us. It represents a number of ideas of self-acceptance, dwelling within the current, studying to maneuver on and looking out wide-eyed into the long run.
Hear all eight tracks from Tall Tales now.
The recording course of was truly actually enjoyable and to be trustworthy, with little or no expectation of individuals even listening to it. I feel having the ability to preserve that mindset of artist freedom all through actually made this file a little bit of a gem.
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Jesse Landen of Jiants
One among music’s biggest auteurs – André “3000” Benjamin – will launch his debut solo album, New Blue Solar, on November seventeenth, 2023 through Epic Data. Co-produced by Benjamin and lauded multi-instrumentalist Carlos Niño, and that includes the enjoying of Nate Mercereau, Surya Botofasina, Deantoni Parks, Diego Gaeta, Matthewdavid, V.C.R, Diego Gaeta, Jesse Peterson, and Mia Doi Todd, New Blue Solar is a wholly instrumental album centered round woodwinds; a celebratory piece of labor within the type of a dwelling, respiration, aural organism.
Benjamin mentioned the creation of New Blue Solar – along with a myriad of different subjects – with Rodney Carmichael of NPR Music in a particular version of the All Songs Thought-about podcast; take heed to the interview HERE.
Over the previous decade, André 3000 has lived with out anchors, gently floating in a breeze. Blink and also you may miss him: There he’s in Japan, flashing a vibrant smile and a peace signal, his different hand holding a customized wood flute. There he’s once more, this time in an airport terminal, enjoying just a few spare notes to go the time. Wait, is that André in SoHo with a latte? Casually strolling round like he’s not who he’s? It’s why you’ve seen him in scattered social media clips in recent times: The brother is so admired that any glimpse of him must be preserved.
However right here’s the gag: André isn’t BigFoot. He isn’t some legendary being dwelling within the hills. He’s very a lot conscious of his legend as an award-winning actor, one-half of the GRAMMY-winning rap duo OutKast, and grasp of the show-stopping visitor verse. Regardless of the celebrity, he’s nonetheless a journeyman, a pupil of nature and creativity — looking, navigating, listening to the wind.
Center Half – Andy Selkōw’s artist moniker – is hellbent on pouring his coronary heart out and proving that earnest emotion and infinite hooks can coexist inside the distorted panorama of his nostalgic sound. Drawing inspiration from the late ’90s and early 2000s, Selkōw’s distinctive model of unconventional pop music pays homage to the period, resonating with the confessional lyrical prowess of artists like Alanis Morisette, Third Eye Blind, and Michelle Department. Selkōw, confides, “I’m so delicate and hate to indicate it, nevertheless it simply bleeds via all of my music.”
The debut album from Center Half, Disruptor, intricately combines components of distorted maximalism with an undercurrent of heartfelt sincerity. Exploring themes reminiscent of despair, self-acceptance, and the challenges of getting older, the album creates an immersive sonic journey. Infusing post-grunge and new millennium tones with progressive twists, the LP captures a recent sense of reinvention. Selkōw’s poignant label for the album as “an outline of madness” alludes to the persistent theme of the Sisyphean battle in opposition to corporate-level productiveness and the pervasive emotional deprivation we regularly face.
The album’s opening monitor, “Get Mounted,” units the tone for the file—a spirited and raucous anthem that might simply soundtrack a coming-of-age comedy set within the early 2000s, harking back to American Pie. It channels the angst of rising up whereas grappling with the acceptance of getting older and the load of regrets.
A lot of the album was written and recorded between New York and a pal’s cabin in Maine close to Sebago Lake, with Center Half collaborating alongside long-time pal and producer Brian Zaremba, in addition to producer Michael Andrews, Frank Corr of The Drums and Morning Silk in addition to James McDermott of DBA James & Bayfaction.
Past the music, Center Half locations a big emphasis on the visible narrative that Disruptor inhabits. The album’s visible panorama pays homage to the golden period of MTV, subterranean societies, gritty bedrooms of troubled souls, and the squalor of downtown streets. The visible heart piece of this album is a glass field; their most susceptible and exasperated states on show, representing an exaggerated epitome of the “Tortured Artist”. Worn VHS tapes skitter and bend throughout screens, inhabiting liminal areas, whereas mirrors replicate mirrors, casting a cascade of funhouse-like imagery, paying homage to a few of their favourite administrators like Greg Arraki, and David Lynch.
With the discharge of the brand new single, “Settle My Thoughts,” cinematic indie-rock artist, Byland, broadcasts her sophomore album, Heavy For A Whereas. Born of a dream of residence however then waylaid by disappointment, frustration, and eventual acceptance, the journey of singer-songwriter / multi-instrumentalist Alie Renee Byland and her husband and co-writer, Jake Byland, led to the extraordinary new album. Fueled by Byland’s spirited, eclectic musical method, songs like “Settle My Thoughts” are widescreen expressions of longing and isolation, weaving deep-rooted melodies, candid lyrical communication, and complex preparations with whispers of nostalgia and an unstoppable sense of ahead movement. The result’s a singular imaginative and prescient each acquainted and unprecedented, bittersweet but strikingly life-affirming.
“Coming from a household the place blood was synonymous with ‘loyalty,’ it was so tough to dream for myself of any life that appeared totally different than my household’s expectations of me,” says Alie, explaining that “Settle My Thoughts” is a really literal account of among the ugly moments that led to the couple deciding to maneuver to Seattle from her childhood residence of New Mexico in 2022. “Listening again, I can actually watch as I stroll myself to the belief that ‘I can’t make myself love this,’ regardless of how badly I wished to – and tried to. Though scripting this tune was me spelling out 1,000,000 causes to depart, convincing myself it’s okay to do what’s finest for me, I solely wanted to understand that I don’t want permission from anybody to be completely happy.”
SPELLES, the sonic duo made up of Luc Laurent and Kathryn Baar, has launched their lengthy awaited debut album Diving Into the Arms of the Divine through Sierra Bonita Data. The eleven monitor assortment is a mystical, cinematic, and imaginative exploration of our internal worlds and what non-public hells lie inside. The album expresses a way of longing with an emphasis on goals, and the journey in direction of contemplation over darkness.
SPELLES broke out in 2014 after their unreleased tune “Chicken in a Cage” was positioned on the hit TV present Fairly Little Liars. Since then they’ve launched two EP’s: SPELLES and Skeleton Coast I, and a number of singles. They’ve additionally had the nice fortune of getting their songs positioned on quite a few exhibits, reminiscent of Good Women, Huge Sky, Charmed, and Nancy Drew, in addition to on a TV promo for ABC. In 2017 their tune “Useless within the Water” was performed on BBC Radio 1 and so they had been sponsored by Taco Bell for his or her Feed the Beat program. Baar co-wrote a tune in 2022 with Jordan Frye known as “Let It Out” that landed an HBO promo. She additionally lent her vocals and writing expertise to the tune “Fly” by The Avener and vocals to “Fade Away” by Claptone, the latter of which was initiated through a private electronic mail by legendary producer Stuart Value (Madonna). SPELLES has additionally carried out dwell in Los Angeles on the identical invoice as LP, Dorothy, Cannons, Skott and Niia.
Influenced by artists reminiscent of Portishead, Radiohead, and Nina Simone, SPELLES has mixed totally different musical influences together with poetic and evocative lyrics to create an already commanding and shifting physique of labor that speaks for itself.