I’m Tedy, an LGBTQ+ Haitian-Canadian R&B singer/songwriter. I began out because the “Response King” of YouTube, amassing an enormous following on social media for my movies. Nonetheless, as time went on, I spotted that there was one thing else I wanted to do to meet my wants as an artist. I wished to maneuver ahead – irrespective of the associated fee – and observe my dream of writing songs.
My new single, “I Wanted My Heart To Break” is the primary style of latest music since my Boys Don’t Cry EP in 2020. I used to be so afraid of writing ballads my complete life; I used to be all the time apprehensive I wouldn’t be adequate. This tune was impressed by a fairly darkish time in my life and the method of popping out of it, studying to simply accept myself for who I’m, stand alone two toes, and never be afraid of what others thought.
“We combat so arduous for one thing that would allow us to down”
“I Needed My Coronary heart to Break” means a lot to me. This tune helped me recover from my concern, put myself on the market, and simply specific myself fully. When individuals hear this tune, I would like them to really feel empowered, free, and able to go for no matter they need whatever the consequence.
Thanks for listening,
I wrote my new single, “making out with vampires,” to be blasted in your automotive whilst you’re scream-singing alongside. Once you’re dancing round your room late at night time. For anytime that you just want a soundtrack to recover from that individual that you just by no means ought to have fallen for within the first place.
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“At all times hit me up like ‘child you continue to up, proper?’
It should actually suck to be allergic to the daylight”
Everyone knows somebody who solely appears to return alive and hit us up at 2am. I’ve affectionately began to consult with these forms of individuals as vampires.
This observe is about lastly studying what love ought to and shouldn’t be, and methods to defend my very own vitality. Briefly, remedy is superior. 5 stars. Extremely advocate.
Thanks for listening!
✨ Amanda Frances
“A flashback to the glory days of Seventies pop-rock, coed harmonies, electric-guitar jangle and California cool.” ROLLING STONE
“The form of hooks that lesser songwriters would give their i-teeth for” PASTE
15th April, through Bodan Kuma Recordings. In an period of computer-made, beat-driven music, the Los Angeles based mostly band, is the antithesis of contemporary pop music. Specializing in traditional sounds and preparations and drawing on the inspiration of 70s musicianship and timeless songwriting.
“Mining an amalgam of rock and Americana” BILLBOARD
“A band that soars with confidence, equally adept at expressing Saturday night time fury and Sunday morning reflection”L.A. TIMES
‘Coronary heart of Gold’ is the primary single from their forthcoming album ‘Forevermore’ launched later this yr. The band mix rock ‘n’ roll swagger, refined nation heat, and traditional unapologetic pop optimism. Songwriters Joe Guese and Casey Shea turned Shea’s storage right into a makeshift studio and taught themselves methods to report, engineer, produce, and blend so to not delay the making and launch of their new music because of the pandemic.
“I had completed some recording alone, however I’ve by no means actually correctly tried to combine a band album…combine a full drum set, all that kind of stuff,” explains Shea. “I spent the final yr and a half educating myself methods to quote-unquote ‘combine’ and report. I’ve made sufficient albums, and I’ve been in sufficient rooms to know typically methods to produce what I’m listening to in my head, so long as I’ve any individual that’s a adequate guitar participant to play it. Fortunately, Joe is.”
‘Coronary heart Of Gold’ took form reasonably mystically after an early draft of the tune was tried. Casey says “We had laid down a bunch of acoustics, and I went for a cross at a tough vocal, so we might have one thing to hearken to in a single day. Throughout that take, in between about verse 4 and 5 (and little question as a result of the tune was dragging and going nowhere) I shouted “Oh Mary, Oh Mary.” And it clicked. The concept to deliver it again to the supply of all literature: that I used to be wandering via life misplaced within the desert, and in the intervening time when all hope was gone, I meet this Queen-like determine who saves me…in a bar of all locations…”
Style-bending hip hop and rock powerhouse POORSTACY has launched a brand new single and lyric video, “Abuse Me (feat. L’beautiful Douleur)”, out now on 10K Initiatives. Hear/ watch HERE.
POORSTACY is at present on tour supporting nothing,nowhere together with carolesdaughter, guccihighwaters, and snarls. POORSTACY will even hit the street with Carry Me The Horizon and A Day To Keep in mind on the Survival Horror European Tour in 2023.
Earlier this yr, POORSTACY launched a music video for his fan-favorite observe, “Knife Party” that includes Oli Sykes, frontman of Carry Me The Horizon. The music video (which additionally options an look by Sykes) was shot at POORSTACY‘s Los Angeles present final fall and is taken from his newest album ‘Get together At The Cemetery’ (out through 10K Initiatives).
POORSTACY has additionally dropped music movies for “Jump” (produced by JMP, who beforehand has directed movies for XXXTentacion, Playboi Carti, and Denzel Curry), the album title observe “Party At The Cemetery”, and “Children Of The Dark”.
“I by no means realized how typically I say the phrase ‘lots’ till I wrote this tune. The story is about that feeling when you possibly can’t get somebody out of your head, apart from now that individual is out of the image. It’s about replaying recollections again and again, desirous about the individual you want you by no means misplaced. A easy idea actually, however I felt prefer it was one my followers would relate to immediately. You ever mess one thing up so unhealthy after which all you could have left is the reminiscence of how good it was once? That’s A LOT.” – John Okay
BRIT Award-winning singer/songwriter Tom Walker makes a powerful return with the upbeat and addictive “Serotonin,” the primary style of latest music from his hotly anticipated forthcoming second album. Get the tune HEREin any respect DSPs.
Tom’s distinctive voice is gloriously showcased on this hook laden, sonically expansive observe. “Serotonin” was written by Tom, alongside Gez O’Connell, who penned Dua Lipa’s “Hotter Than Hell,” and The Parts (AJ Tracey, Tion Wayne, Headie One) and was produced by Mike Spencer (Rudimental), alongside The Parts.
“Earlier than the pandemic I spent 4 years chasing a serotonin hit, and that final gig that made me really feel on high of the world. The final epic night time out.” says Tom in regards to the single. “It’s not sustainable although – you possibly can’t get up comfortable each day and you’ll’t have the solar with out the rain. It’s important to discover pleasure within the little issues and be taught to understand them day after day.”
The video, shot by Samuel Douek (Sigala, Craig David) in Mexico Metropolis, paperwork the tough relationship between father and daughter. Layered with gorgeous shade and texture all through, the video involves an epic climax with breathtaking efficiency pictures from Tom in a scorching air balloon.
On her sixth birthday, Lulu Simon blew out her candles and wished that she wrote “Fortunate” by Britney Spears. Whereas the universe couldn’t make that occur, it was clear to Lulu as she grew up that she was destined to put in writing songs and make music.
The upcoming music from the Los Angeles based mostly artist was written through the pandemic, the place Lulu was coming to phrases with a whole lot of destructive and painful issues in her life that she had been sweeping beneath the rug. From these private confrontations got here a wave of creativity, and thus a cohesive assortment of songs that oscillate forwards and backwards between struggling to be alone, studying to be at peace with it and total self-reflection.
The primary single to be launched from the undertaking is “Being Alone is the Greatest,” a tune in regards to the hurtful demise of a friendship. The songwriter shares, “I went via very painful and transformative progress through the pandemic that opened my eyes to a whole lot of unhealthy relationships in my life. I wrote “Being Alone is the Greatest” within the midst of a big buddy break up, the place abruptly the individuals who have been meant to uplift me and convey me probably the most pleasure have been making me really feel like I wasn’t enjoyable or value being round, and I sank to the bottom, most insecure and unrecognizable model of myself. It was so unhappy and I felt such an immense betrayal of my love and belief that I used to be simply completely misplaced. I wrote this tune as a way of self-soothing, studying methods to uplift and convey pleasure to myself, on my own.”
Produced by Doug Schadt (Maggie Rogers, Ashe, WET), the emotional and autobiographical observe sees the artist utilizing her music as a type of remedy, permitting listeners a glimpse into her life, like studying pages of her diary entries. Described as “delicate pop,” Lulu has created a shimmering anthem which glistens with delicate, mellow synths, ethereal vocals and a dreamy, thought-provoking environment. Lulu confides, “I feel there’s a distinction between being lonely and being alone, and with the ability to specific each emotions with out sugar coating both has actually helped me to look inward at myself with a lot kinder eyes, and I hope that anybody who listens to my music permits themself the identical kindness.”Influenced by fashionable artists corresponding to Carly Rae Jepsen and Kim Petras, Lulu is ready to fill an area within the present pop scene by bringing a singer-songwriter mentality to massive pop productions. With Rolling Stone acclaiming her music as “the kind of synth-heavy anthems which are wanted for an ideal summer time soundtrack,” Lulu is poised for achievement for 2022 and past.
There’s a second through the making of an album the place you don’t know in the event you’ll end it.
Infinite was riddled with these cynical epiphanies. It’s unavoidable once you’ve spent over half a decade tinkering away.
However as we closed in on the end line, there was a way that this may very well be the final work you ever full. That spurs the method on, giving urgency.
For those who spend 14 years between albums, you need to make each notice rely.
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Watch the video for our new single “Humorous Means” on YouTube.
“Humorous Means” is in some ways the beating coronary heart of Infinite. It’s chronologically the earliest recording on this album, bridging a spot between two musical worlds in our lives. “Humorous Way” holds a singular and earnest place inside our catalogue of music.
Allegories‘ recording course of doesn’t enable for apparent endpoints.
We set obstacles earlier than recording (no guitars, beat-driven, and so forth.) to restrict the alternatives.
However that also leaves a whole lot of room for growth, variations, refinement, and scrutiny.
The 2 of us made this album in a vacuum, with out anybody listening to a notice of it for over 5 years. That method takes an virtually smug degree of perception, however with a take away that lets you make ruthless selections. Nothing might be valuable.
It’s important to belief your ears after you’ve adopted your coronary heart.
Fab The Duo is a Los Angeles-based various duo, aiming to smash societal norms via music and love. Beforehand hailing from New York, the glamorous boyfriend pair, Greg Driscoll and Brendan Eprile, create music which intoxicates audiences with confidence. Fab doesn’t simply stand for “fabulous”— it’s additionally an acronym that stands for Fierce Ass Bitches.
Having experimented with a mess of genres and kinds, Fab have lastly discovered their true sound within the various world— slightly bit rock, slightly bit pop, pure alt. Their newest single “Good Man” is impressed by the extremely low bar our society has in relation to relationship males. The duo share, “Many males act just like the world owes them (intercourse, a relationship, reward) for not being a horrible individual they usually typically use the excuse of being “good” to get away with horrible issues. Everyone knows a “good man”… it’s time somebody wrote a tune about it!” Written through the pandemic and after witnessing a lot of their associates take care of these “good” guys, Fab wished to shine a lightweight on how they’re not all the time nearly as good as they appear. Closely impressed by early 2000’s pop-punk, corresponding to Blink 182 and Bowling For Soup, “Good Man” emits a enjoyable and fiery vitality, with fast-paced, crashing percussion, crunchy punk rock guitars and passionate vocals, delivering an total IDGAF angle. Fab The Duo have had the privilege of performing to energetic crowds at The Bitter Finish, The Stonewall Inn, and The Reducing Room, in addition to just lately to the executives at The Madison Sq. Backyard Firm. Their music has been featured on notable press together with Billboard, Advocate, HuffPost, and Hollywood Life, with Alt Press calling them “a gaggle that shouldn’t be ignored”. They have been just lately acknowledged by the John Lennon Songwriting Contest, successful the Tune Of The Week Award for his or her tune “Our Love Is Resistance”. Acting at massive Satisfaction Festivals in Austin, LA, and Burlington, Fab The Duo hope to to alter the way in which individuals see queer, interracial love within the music scene and past. As they make break boundaries and stereotypes as the primary homosexual couple to go mainstream within the music trade, they need their followers (or Fabbits) to observe this straightforward recommendation: Be You. Be Proud. And Be Loud!
My producer, Joe Thompson, and I’ve all the time wished to cowl Etta James’ tune, “I’d Rather Go Blind.”
The best way James speaks so straight in regards to the wrestle of dropping somebody is such a real act.
On the time of recording this tune and video, I used to be going via a difficult time in my life. It feels so weak to see the outcomes of my uncooked emotion and wrestle that that is virtually tough to look at.
As quickly as we began filming, the lyrics (and probably, the truth that I used to be crying between takes) took everybody to this darkish but loving place the place tears have been being shed, however there have been hugs and kisses floating round all night time.
It felt like we have been in our personal universe for these six hours.
Watch the music video for“I’d Rather Go Blind” through YouTube
Hear my cowl of Etta James’ “I’d Rather Go Blind” in your favorite platform
The braveness it took to put in writing this tune is difficult to fathom till it’s important to movie it whereas you’re going via a breakup.
It’s an honor to have had the prospect to inform this story in my very own voice.
Thanks for lending me your time,
MOONWOOD are a Sydney-based band made of 5 associates from Australia, america and Canada. Jake (lead vocals), Justin (drums), Aaron (keys), Will (bass) and Paul (guitar) take their untamed analog synth traces, with dreamy guitar leads and introspective storytelling, leading to a sound that may be a recent tackle various rock.
Their new six-track EP All the pieces We As soon as Knew was primarily written over a interval of 10 days in 2020 throughout a writing retreat. Jake shares, “The ten days we spent there would change our lives in methods we couldn’t have imagined. Our little studio was arrange at a solar-powered home in the course of the bush, 4 hours west of Sydney. We arrange our devices, pressed report, and the remainder was historical past. We couldn’t consider what we completed.”
Thematically, the EP stems from a troubling time for lead singer Jake, the place he was struggling to regulate to main life modifications, grieving the lack of his grandmother, the separation of his dad and mom and being 1000’s of miles away from his family members. By means of the six songs, MOONWOOD have created a world the place individuals can really feel like they belong to a spot, attaining their final purpose in composing this EP.
Beginning off with “Discover me” we’re welcomed by a bombastic sound of atmosphere and dreamy, flashing guitars. The very first lyrics state, “Let me be clear, you don’t know all the things about me”, instantly permitting the listener to resonate with the sensation that comes from being misunderstood by others and the wrestle to really feel seen.
“Large Pink Solar” is a tune a couple of dysfunctional relationship which is well distinguishable from the outset, however tough once you’re in it and swept away by rose-colored glasses.
Then there may be “Sluggish Down”, a observe which illustrates the strain that surrounds battle and the makes an attempt to heal. It’s a tune that speaks of affection, persistence, and tolerance. Constructing sonically all through, it displays the growing stress between two people, navigating the necessity to restore and resolve the misunderstanding between two lovers, which is a results of their unstated points and variations.
The nice and cozy and passionate “Sydney Lights” describes setting one’s sights on the longer term and letting go of the previous. Written about Jake’s personal experiences transitioning from America to Australia, the fantastically melancholic observe touches on the load of not with the ability to journey, and consequently discovering a brand new appreciation and gratitude for Sydney. Jake shares, “On account of the pandemic, a whole lot of us have been sitting nonetheless, not with the ability to journey or go away the state. We have now had no alternative however to remain in our properties to assume and mirror. It was in that place that this tune was born. I bear in mind rising a deeper appreciation of Sydney. Not with the ability to journey allowed me to fall in love with this metropolis once more.”
Bringing the EP to an in depth, “Us In opposition to the World” is about going via the ups and downs in life with those you care most about. One thing occurs once you discover somebody who backs you and stands for all the things you’re. Jake confides, “This sentiment has been significantly related given the previous couple of years have been extraordinarily tough, however the one factor that has grounded me, is staying near the individuals I cherish. Being surrounded by those that you just love is what actually issues.”
“Phrases For Her” is a love letter capturing the vulnerability of falling in love. It’s taken from my simply launched album, Moody31, a group of reflections on classes realized in love and progress as I enter my thirties.
You possibly can watch the official video for “Phrases For Her” through YouTube.
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Everybody has private moments that mark their love story. These cherished recollections belong to them, no matter how small or insignificant they’re. I hope you’ll be able to mirror by yourself intimate moments as you pay attention.
I wrote this album to worth and validate the experiences that we now have, in addition to to honour our progress as individuals.
Moody31 is an try to attach like to different elements of life.
The extra I join the elements of my life to one another, the extra life is sensible and holds additional magnificence.
L y d i a P e r s a u d
Jason Maxwell is a singer-songwriter & recording artist recognized for his high-energy performances & approachable persona. Jason’s distinctive method to posting inventive content material on-line coupled together with his real eagerness to interact & work together together with his listeners has helped him garner international viewership with +70 million views throughout social media platforms.
With +1.5 million digital streams beneath his belt, Jason has launched +20 songs & his high quality of output has not gone unnoticed. Jason has been featured on a number of editorial playlists together with Spotify’s Nation Favourites & Reside Nation playlists, Spotify’s Nation Hits station, Apple Music’s New Music Each day & New in Nation playlists & Amazon Music’s Breakthrough Nation, Licensed Nation & Contemporary Different playlists. Jason seems for a cameo efficiency within the 2021 worldwide Netflix launch “Full Out 2” which options “Women Like To Dance” on the official film soundtrack.
GANZ, A.Okay.A Jordy Saämena, is an Amsterdam based mostly producer/DJ extraordinaire who developed his masterful mix of hip-hop and electronica from a younger age. Additional time, GANZ’s sound has advanced, seeing him discover new territories and experimenting with indie, pop and avant garde music. His newest releases showcase his time spent enjoying with a mess of genres and ambient soundscapes, creating one thing that’s really distinctive to GANZ.
“If I Might Be Liked” that includes vocals from Eline Mann explodes with color and vitality. Talking of the collaboration, Saämena shares, “I actually preferred her voice and particularly the uncooked edge which made her voice sound distinctive to me.” An awesome surge of digital sounds and textures fills the observe, with oscillating beats and the last word dance worthy melody making this an infectious and vibey anthem.GANZ has launched into a creative takeover of the musical world, together with his music catching the eye of tastemakers like Advanced, Stereogum and Hypebeast. On high of his musical output, GANZ has maintained a heavy touring schedule. He’s supported Keys N Krates and Destructo individually on North American excursions and carried out a number of instances in Australia, together with a gig at Splendour In The Grass. 2022 is about to be an thrilling yr for the producer, with quite a few releases slated for all year long.
Lengthy Seashore-raised R&B singer/songwriter Kendy X makes her extremely anticipated debut with the discharge of Misplaced EP out now through Rose Information. An evocative assortment of songs that magnetically attracts listeners in along with her poignant and amative lyrics dazzled along with her indomitable sense of confidence, Misplaced celebrates the energy in selecting your self and forging a path of self-love in probably the most heaviness of instances. The title hints at Kendy X’s continued progress on this journey.
“Misplaced can imply a whole lot of various things, relying on who you’re,” Kendy X shares. “Personally, I misplaced who I assumed was. I’d belittle myself and never step into my energy. I used to be misplaced. On the finish, I discovered myself.” “This undertaking is about discovering your self and turning into the lady you are supposed to be and never altering for anyone.”
Good Vice is a brand new artist from Toronto, Canada. His upcoming debut EP, First Dose is a group of songs written during the last two years. Good Vice’s tackle Rock n Roll is sincere and distinctive. Mixing sounds of the brand new and the outdated, this primary assortment of songs offers the listener a broad vary of what he’s able to. With clean and stunning transitions from delicate to heavy, the highly effective voice and fascinating lyrics contact on themes of latest love, misplaced love and introspection.
Rising up in Toronto beneath heavy affect of The Tragically Hip, Pearl Jam, The Pink Sizzling Chili Peppers and the Counting Crows to call just a few, The 90’s maintain the tightest grip on Good Vice’s musical inspirations. Solely selecting up a guitar for the primary time 5 years in the past, it’s all come collectively comparatively fast, Good Vice additionally performs each instrument on the EP.
Good Vice is at present engaged on recording a full-length album and plans to launch it quickly after the EP comes out in mid-2022. With double the songs and extra vary, the EP is a pleasant style take a look at of what’s to return sooner or later.