Arliston, the talented folk-rock musical duo hailing from London, returns to grace us once again with their latest masterpiece, "Thawed." In this captivating track, the band invites us to delve into a thought-provoking experience by narrating the story of a character trapped in a cyclical loop of behavior. This theme becomes even more poignant in the modern era, where it feels like many of us are living through similar struggles, particularly since the onset of the pandemic.
Social media's fake illusions, addiction, and loneliness are aspects that resonate with us all, making this song relatable. "Thawed" skillfully portrays these experiences, not only through its masterful lyrical composition but also by creating an intense dark aura that transports listeners to their deepest emotions, addressing wounds we often overlook and normalize.
By achieving perfect synergy between the unique vocal performance featuring whispered vocals with falsetto harmonies and a robust instrumental background that travels across the stereo channel, "Thawed" immerses listeners in a landscape that vividly paints the inner world of someone left alone to grapple with life. What sets this song apart is its distinctiveness from Arliston's previous releases, showcasing the band's ability to evoke diverse emotions and remain in a state of constant evolution.
mia van de loo makes her official debut in the musical panorama with her first-ever release titled "fairytale." This captivating track premiered on November 17, 2023, and delves deep into the complexities of human relationships, particularly the challenges of infatuation with the wrong person.
Skillfully blending an atmospheric aura led by the brilliant sound of string arrangements and an enchanting lyrical composition style, "fairytale" paints a vivid picture of the constant struggle between surrendering to love and maintaining one's sanity. Mia's vocal performance is the key to conveying this message. With her characteristic intricate vocal lines that traverse between soft whispered vocals and an extremely high falsetto technique, she creates an immersive sonic landscape that feels magical—something out of this world. This mirrors the way love feels when it blinds us and makes us naive, aligning perfectly with the main theme of the song.
The enchanting journey of "fairytale" is just a glimpse into mia's artistry, setting the stage for her upcoming debut EP, "Open Book," scheduled for release on December 8th. With a promise of even more emotionally charged compositions, this anticipated EP is poised to showcase mia's depth as both a captivating singer and a gifted composer.
Where We Started
Colin Manson, a gifted singer-songwriter hailing from Totnes, United Kingdom, makes his official debut on the musical scene with the release of his first single, “Where We Started.” Officially released on 10/11/23, this captivating track leverages his expertise both, as a musician and composer. Colin shines with his vocal ability, moving listeners through his heartfelt lyrics, and also showcases his skill as an instrumentalist with his guitar. The combination of both elements creates an intense, immersive, and cinematic aura that will draw listeners into the heart of this composition and his artistry, delivering an emotive message.
“Where We Started” delves into the most personal and genuine memories of Colin during his childhood, growing up in a beautiful rural village on the west coast of Scotland. The story behind this song invites listeners to experience how it was to leave this tranquility as he transitioned into adulthood. It explores what it feels like to return to this peaceful place after all those years, where things were very different, showcasing immense nostalgia in every note and chord.
This song reminds us of the real and valuable things in life, and how we begin to notice them only once we've lost them. It not only imparts a life lesson but also invites us to reconnect with our pure essence.
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Take Me To Your Train
Pablo Lavins, an independent artist from the city of Frutillar, Chile, presents his new song "Take me to your train" the first single 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."
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.
Ben Bailey" is a talented musical duo composed of lifelong friends Ben Bailey and Tyler Coles. Together, they have harnessed their talents and artistic influences to create an exciting musical project. Drawing inspiration from acoustic music, folk, and country, their distinctive sound offers a unique fusion of genres interpreted in an authentic and original way.
Their latest release, "Vienna," is part of their album "Canyon Songs" and represents a reimagining of the original song by Billy Joel. This reinterpretation, along with the other tracks featured in the album, offers a fresh perspective on the rock music scene of the 70s and 80s. It invites not only music enthusiasts of that era but also new generations to experience this classic music from a novel and refreshing vantage point
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.
Like A Phoenix From A Fire
John Goldtrust, a talented independent musician, singer, and songwriter hailing from Oxford, United Kingdom, has just released his latest masterpiece titled 'Like a Phoenix from the Fire.' This song, officially released on September 19, 2023, marks his fifth addition to his musical repertoire and offers a rich auditory experience by incorporating diverse musical elements and acoustic instruments, creating an organic and vivid sound. Drawing inspiration from various genres such as folk music, folk pop, and acoustic rock, John Goldtrust's ability to blend these influences results in an authentic musical landscape that defines his unique musical fingerprint, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of music enthusiasts and listeners. With 'Like a Phoenix from the Fire,' he continues to captivate audiences, showcasing his evolution as an artist and promising a memorable addition to his growing musical legacy.
Dani Twice, a gifted singer-songwriter hailing from the vibrant city of Tampa, Florida, is here today to present his most iconic release to date, "Moonlight." This captivating track delves deep into the complexities of love during a breakup and the intense desire to start over again, where "The Moonlight" serves as a symbol of rebirth. Originally released on June 23rd, this song is a continuation of Dani's previous studio work, "When We," which has accumulated over 23,000 plays on Spotify. Seeking to repeat the formula, Dani decided to join forces with music producer Tony Narvaez once again. Nonetheless, "Moonlight" is a totally different new experience, infused with the perfect blend of innovation and authenticity that characterizes both artists.
With strong influences from R&B, Hip-Hop, and Pop music, this combination of musical elements results in an uplifting sonic landscape that leverages not only their skills as musicians but also the synergy between both artists to provide an immersive experience that will keep listeners captivated from start to end. The instrumental arrangements create the ideal scenario for the vocal line to take the center stage, but it never feels off or out of place. On the contrary, both elements merge seamlessly to carry the song's message, generating a balance between lyrics and music.
Let's be honest here... we all want to turn the clock backward and go back to that love that made us feel butterflies in our stomach. Well, this is the perfect soundtrack to give it another chance!
Let me believe (With Dad)
Introducing Lukx, the dynamic Belgian & Swedish Hip-Hop/Pop/R&B/Soul artist making waves from the heart of Belgium. Collaborating with his talented producer and father, "Dad," they bring you their latest creation, "Let me believe" - a groovy, motivational anthem to kick off your autumn with a smile. With a firm belief in the "You only live once" motto, Lukx has already secured an impressive 19 consecutive features on "New Music Friday" (Belgium) and landed 2(4) coveted spots on "Made in Belgium" by Spotify. Plus, he's curated his very own playlist "This is Lukx." which can be found on the links below!
Get ready to be enchanted by this captivating new collaboration between two titans of pop music! Ossico joins forces with the talented singer and songwriter Carl Kammeyer to take us on a musical journey that is sure to leave you spellbound.
"One" marks Carl Kammeyer's third release in his discography, officially released on August 9, 2023. This song offers a unique perspective on the importance of unity within a family. Drawing inspiration from genres such as dream pop, electronic pop, and indie, 'One' provides an immersive experience that will transport listeners and pop music enthusiasts to a state of tranquility and uplifting sensations
Lew McKenzie, the multi-talented artist based in New York City, has released "Alone." With influences from Stevie Wonder, Anderson Paak, and Marvin Gaye, Lew engineers a throwback sound that pays homage to the greats of R&B, Soul, and Jazz.
His journey from a session and backing musician for various artists to a solo career showcases his remarkable musical evolution. "Alone" delves into the blurred lines between the external world and the imaginative realm that emerges when we are alone.
Described as "crafted out of the purest soul stone" and "embellished with funk jewels," Lew's music offers a sense of vintage luxury through his creativity, artistic enrichment, and ability to ignite enthusiasm in various cultures and genres.
Forgot Your Touch
Experience the enchantment of Golden Fez, a talented musician and producer hailing from the vibrant streets of London with his latest masterpiece titled "Forgot Your Touch." This poignant musical journey delves into the depths of heartbreak and the struggle to move on.
Golden Fez Explains: Set against the backdrop of a pulsating nightclub, this song paints a vivid picture of a man, abandoned by love, seeking solace on the dance floor. As he moves to the rhythm, he desperately tries to recapture the intoxicating sensation of his lost love's touch in the arms of strangers. Yet, amidst the flashing lights and throbbing beats, he confronts the painful truth that no one else can replace what he once had.
Inspired by the Weeknd, Michael Jackson, and modern 80's synth music, "Forgot Your Touch" is more than just a great song; it's melodies invite listeners on a journey to a complete state of relaxation, while the deep, thought-provoking lyrics intensify the experience.
Recently released on November 10th 2023 under Golden Fez Records and distributed worldwide by Distrokid, this track is Golden Fez's expression of personal and relationship heartbreak, offering both introspection and joy to its audience.
"'be kind' Musically speaking, it's heavily inspired by 90s rock and contemporary music that pulls from that era (Alvvays, George Clanton, etc). As far as theme goes, it's our farewell to the people we never got a chance to get closure with. "be kind" is our first track to come out since we dropped our EP Garden in June, and it serves as a bridge into our next musical chapter. We went back to our DIY roots for this one and did everything (recording, producing, mixing, etc) on our own. Hope you enjoy, and if you do, we'd love to work together". -Wotts
Grace & Moji bring you "Sad Times," a high-energy, uptempo track that's all about their journey of inner work and self-healing, heavily inspired by their transformative experiences with plant medicine, particularly ayahuasca. This unique pop gem, released on October 19, 2023, playfully explores profound themes with a light-hearted and fun perspective, reminding us that the path to self-discovery can be a lively dance between self-awareness and joy. "Sad Times" It's not just a song; it's a vibrant celebration of life experiences. Listen now and join their journey! 🎵🌿💃
StoneBridge teaming up once again with multi-talented singer, songwriter and actress K Syran, who makes her debut on Stoney Boy Music with the gem that is "Starry Night". The single follows previous collaborations "So In Love With You" and "D.R.A.M.A." and comes in two flavours - the anthemic original version and the raw, peak hour NYC house-tinged StoneBridge Club Re-Rub.
StoneBridge has been busy remixing Jade Starling, Sammy Slade, Reba McEntire, Janet Jackson, Betty Harris to mention a few with regular appearances in the Music Week Club Charts in addition to hosting his two weekly radio shows - StoneBridge BPM Mix on Sirius XM and StoneBridge HKJ - both syndicated worldwide.
As a trained actress at Rada & Guildhall School of Music & Drama K Syran’s musical career knows no bounds - collaborations with Blue, Sugababes, Sebastian Pérez to mention a few. Her single Intimacy was nominated by the United Nations in the UK to be the anthem of international Women’s Day, while her album Dizzy has been nominated for a number of prestigious awards in the US. 2023 she is also coming out with her self produced movie ELLIDA based upon Henrik Ibsen’s famous play, The Lady From The Sea, where she plays lead role, Ellida in addition to her role in UK thriller HOUNDED.