M'akoma mu toffee
Xybird is a talented duo that started working together during lockdown. They started by posting short covers on Instagram with the goal of releasing their own music into the world. "M'akoma mu toffee" stands as their 4th studio single. It has a bright and airy sound that carries the sentiment of love, joy and contentment in it's lyrics. "M'akoma mu toffee" is a Twi (a Ghanaian language) phrase that means sweetheart, but a more direct translation is the sweetness/toffee inside my heart. The layered percussive sounds in the track give it a lively pulse that is topped off by the gentle romantic sway of the guitar melodies.
Jeán et Joie, a talented folk music band based in the vibrant city of Los Angeles, California, has captivated audiences with the recent release of their new single titled "Fried Rice." In this enchanting musical piece, the band leads us through an intriguing and profound reflection on the spiritual connection with the divinity, offering through their music, their unique and authentic perspective about it. This song immerses us in an exquisite soundscape, where a charming folk/American atmosphere blends in a masterful way with acoustic instruments and musical elements characteristic of classical music.
steady (Feat. Anelda)
Dominic Romano emerges as a unique figure in the contemporary music scene by blending acoustic tones with top-tier pop productions. His distinctive approach manifests in the synthesis of thoughtful lyrics, backed by catchy and sustained melodies.
"steady," officially released november 10, 2023, is a standout indie folk gem. A collaboration with Anelda, This track delves into emotional stability amid mental health challenges, offering a unique auditory experience. Recorded in romano's home studio, the song captures raw emotions in a single take, with Anelda's vocals transforming it into an autumnal love narrative.
Where Are We Running
Evelí Ray, a talented Spanish Singer and composer unveils her latest masterpiece titled “Where Are We Running”. This song talks about something we all can relate to – our hectic lives and the sense of emptiness pervading our cities. The artist explains: “We run from one place to the other, phone in our hands, more disconnected from ourselves and each other than ever. It's a wake-up call to slow down and find meaning in little things that makes a huge difference”.
Evelí, in collaboration with accomplished musicians from Spain and various Latin American countries, creates a rich mixture of folk and pop music, fusing ethnic and acoustic instruments to craft an authentic sonic landscape that evokes the spirit of Iberian, nordic and Latin American cultures.
Suburban Bicycle Gang," an electrifying folk-rock band hailing from Cambridge, Canada, is here to delight us with their latest promotional single, "Lake Scugog," from their recently released album, "In The Cosmos," which originally premiered on May 26, 2023.
Comprised of three talented and experienced musicians, this band offers a rich musical experimentation by blending their creativity into an iconic sonic landscape drawing inspiration from a diverse range of genres, including Alternative Rock and Power Pop, while maintaining a distinctive essence reminiscent of Folk Music.
By incorporating numerous acoustic instruments into their mix, such as the Mandolin, Guitar, Bass, and acoustic percussion, and combining them with a psychedelic aesthetic, "Lake Scugog" will take listeners on a captivating musical journey that provides a completely immersive experience from beginning to end.
This song was originally composed by Jerry Grey (aka Gang Leader), and it immediately caught the attention of his bandmates, prompting them to include it as part of this album. It stands as the second track of this lengthy masterpiece. Through the use of reverberation and delay effects, they have managed to craft a unique sound that is noticeable from the first few seconds, defining their musical identity and setting them apart from what we are accustomed to hearing. We invite our community members not only to enjoy this track but also to listen to the entire album "In The Cosmos", which is definitely worth your time.
See For Miles (Bounder’s Motif)
Emerging band Two Headed Horse, hailing from London, is making a powerful entrance onto the music scene with their debut single, 'See For Miles.' The band, comprised by four talented musicians, took full creative control on the recording process, handling engineering, production, and mixing, resulting in a track that's already generating buzz for its intriguing musical ideas and captivating vibe.
Excitingly, this is just the beginning. Two Headed Horse has more in store for their growing fan base, with another single set to drop in late October, followed by an eagerly anticipated EP towards the end of the year. This upcoming EP was recorded in Oxford, with the accomplished Mark Gardener of Ride, promising a blend of unique musical elements.
After putting in the work behind the scenes for some time, Two Headed Horse is now ready to step into the spotlight and share their music with the world. Their sights are set on captivating London audiences with live performances, making them a band to watch as they build momentum in the music scene
Somebody Who's Not Me
“Somebody Who’s Not Me” is the new single by Swiss-born and raised singer-songwriter Chloé Sautereau. Released on September 14, 2023 it stands as the artist's third promotional single. The song was recorded at Corner Store Studios with CJ Colon and produced by Chloé herself.
“‘Somebody Who’s Not Me’ came to me in a moment of true vulnerability, questioning and introspection. A moment where I felt stuck, unsure where to look, where to go, or if I was capable of what I was after. Of what I am after. So I tried to look within. This song poured out of me, stripped me down in a way that would only let me grow; it’s the song that’s just “me”, in a way that no song I’ve written before has felt. I always strive for honesty in my writing, but this has the kind of honesty that I think I had never dared to have with myself.” -Chloé Sauterreau
Pablo Lavins, an independent artist from the city of Frutillar, Chile, presents his new song "I Want to Drink With You" from his latest studio work titled "Anxiety Relief," which focuses on his internal world and the journey that represents the constant oscillation between different human emotions. The album features a much more complete instrumentation compared to his previous release, thanks to the inclusion of musical instruments such as drums, electric guitar, bass, and piano, in addition to classical string instruments like cello and violin present in his previous work album "Old New Year's Drinks."
Immerse yourself in the heartfelt journey of emotions as Georgia Blu, hailing from Adelaide, Australia, unveils her soul-stirring track "This Love." Released on September 4, 2023, this song captures the essence of opening one's heart to someone, drawing from personal experiences and feelings of confliction, uncertainty, pain, and connection.
Georgia Blu's musical evolution is a testament to her dedication to remain true to her authentic self as an artist. Having transitioned from covering other artists' songs to creating her own original music, she pays tribute to her inspirations while infusing her own depth and resonance into her work. Her unique sound falls somewhere between pop and a ballad, touching the heart and leaving a lasting impact.
Georgia Blu's passion for music is palpable in every note, turning easy listening into unforgettable moments for her audience. Her dedication to her craft shines through, as she collaborates with other artists to further develop her skills as a writer and performer.
"This Love" is just the beginning of Georgia Blu's musical journey, focused on themes of love, relationships, heartbreak, and inner strength. As an artist, she continues to evolve, and her music will evolve with her.
The storytelling aspect is integral to Georgia Blu's artistry, evident not only in her songwriting and performances but also in the music video for "This Love." The video captures the song's themes with key images, visuals, and scenic elements, making it a rewarding and emotionally resonant experience.
Solklee is an independent Chilean/Irish singer-songwriter. Her musical influences stem from various alternative rock and indie artists, such as Lana del Rey, Amy Winehouse, and The Cranberries. Her musical style is characterized by profound lyrics and a unique voice that resonates with her audience. Currently, Solklee is working on her debut studio album titled "Fake God," set to be released in 2023, which promises to be a reflection of her creativity and personal style. "Liar" is her first single ever released under the label Bad Wolf Records in 2022
I Fall in Love Too Many Times
ARO (Arrow), a talented singer-songwriter residing in the vibrant city of Los Angeles, California, has unveiled her latest single titled "I Fall In Love Too Many Times." After embarking on her solo project in July 2023 with the release of "Let Me Go," which has garnered over 11,000 plays on Spotify, "I Fall In Love Too Many Times" stands as her second release in her discography, showcasing her unwavering commitment to her musical journey and offering music enthusiasts a unique artistic experience.
"I Fall in Love Too Many Times" is the result of blending elements from alternative and dream pop genres to create an authentic and captivating musical landscape, demonstrating the artist's remarkable ability to fuse her creativity into this piece. This song delves into the artist's relationship with her own neurodivergence, acknowledging the familiar cycle of hyper-fixation and burnout. ARO candidly addresses the inner struggles she encounters while reluctantly recognizing the personal growth they bring. The final chorus conveys the sentiment, “A thousand deaths aren't enough; I'll witness them all as I transform into the adversary of my future self," serving as a prayer for peace in her journey towards the next iteration of herself.
"Waterfalls" Is the latest single by the talented pop artist Nadine Randle. This captivating song is about resilience and self-awareness, and Nadine's message results as an inspiring and relatable experience to the listeners. "Waterfalls" is a stark reminder that even when we seem to be swimming upstream in life, we must take a deep breath to "go ahead and make it." Musically, the song combines pop and indie elements, reminiscent of artists as diverse as Billie Eilish, Francis Moon, Adele, Katy Perry and Olivia Rodrigo, just to name a few. Nadine Randle has collaborated with artists such as French Montana, Chris Kläfford, Lauryn Hill, Gyllene Tider and others. and has worked with major producers such as Joy Deb, Palle Hammarlund, Dino Mehdanhozic, Max Martin, Alex Kronlund, Joacim Persson, Niclas Mollinder, Bloodshy & Avant.
Hailing from Menai, Australia, Clare Easdown, a gifted singer and songwriter, unveils her latest masterpiece titled "Scopolamine." This song, produced and mixed by Clare herself, seamlessly blends elements from different genres such as dark and art pop, showcasing Clare's prowess not only as a vocalist but also as a musician and producer.
The artist explains, "'Scopolamine' is about the power of love, loss, and the deep, gut-wrenching knowledge that she may never see or hear from the one person she loves ever again." Lustful and pained lyrics emanate straight from Clare's heart, infusing the track with raw emotion.
In her pursuit of authenticity, Clare chose to keep this track incredibly raw and unadorned. She took on the responsibility of mixing and mastering it herself to maintain its genuine and authentic essence, eschewing overproduction in favor of a more heartfelt and real connection with her audience.
Final Curtain Call
Bergrós, hailing from the picturesque village of Ísafjörður, Iceland, invites you on a heartfelt journey with her latest release, "Final Curtain Call." Recently launched on October 27th, this cinematic Pop/R&B fusion is part of her second EP "Us And The Moon", a musical exploration of her rollercoaster relationship.
Raised in a musical household, Bergrós began her musical journey at a young age, mastering both piano and guitar. At 15, she delved into songwriting and recording, eventually making her solo debut in 2019 with "I'll Show You," garnering over 4.5 million streams on Spotify.
Signed by Alda Music, Iceland's leading record label, Bergrós shares a deeply personal narrative through "Final Curtain Call." The song emerged during a challenging breakup, capturing the complexity of emotions. Bergrós reveals, "I wanted to capture those emotions with the production, and I feel like I managed to do that." The song, which holds a special place in her heart, serves as a testament to the resilience of love. In a beautiful turn of events, a few weeks after writing the song, Bergrós and her partner gave their relationship another chance, leading to the born of their baby girl.
"Final Curtain Call" stands as a poignant chapter in Bergrós' musical journey, inviting listeners to experience the profound emotions woven into this cinematic musical masterpiece.
Marina Bennett, the gifted artist from Vancouver, BC, Canada, has come to delight us with her latest single "Wandering Naked". Officially released in November 3, 2023, this deeply personal track is a window into Marina's upcoming debut EP, with the same title "Wandering Naked," which explores a tapestry of emotions surrounding vulnerability, heartache, and the quest for love.
Marina's musical journey has already graced platforms like Netflix, Amazon Studios, and prominent television networks, making her a semi-finalist in the International Songwriting Competition, where "Wandering Naked" also shone in the semi-finals in 2022.
With a belief that music serves as a bridge to the unseen and sacred, connecting hearts across the globe, Marina Bennett's music is a journey of the soul.
Kinga Kreffta, a talented Polish singer and songwriter residing in Leeds, United Kingdom, has recently unveiled her latest masterpiece, titled "Lilies," marking her seventh release in her discography. Drawing inspiration from a book that profoundly captured Kinga's attention, "Lilies" was born.
Kinga explains: "I wrote the song inspired by a book I read when I was a teenager. In the story, the husband comes back home after a long time spent at war. Unfortunately, his wife was unfaithful to him, and when caught cheating she decided to kill him. Then she plants Lilies at his grave. I thought this story was ridiculous and interesting at the same time that's why I decided to write a song about "crime in passion" as she didn't think it through and wasn't aware of what she had done."
The result is a captivating blend of her influences from various genres, including alternative, electronic, and art pop. Kinga effortlessly delivers a flawless vocal performance, seamlessly transitioning from soft-spoken vocals to high-range notes. As she narrates this story, she manages to expose a vivid and immersive experience from the very outset, invoking both a sense of calm and deep, dark sensations simultaneously, inviting listeners to embark on a unique journey through a spectrum of emotions."