Describing herself as a bit of a restless soul, the pandemic made her realize about always being on the run, with endless possibilites around each corner, but having a hard time to put two and two together and not really living in the present moment. The realization of all that and relocating from her home city Stockholm to Berlin had a great influence and impact not only on her life but also on her music and new EP.
The festival didn’t stop there and brought the likes of huge mainstream acts like Megan Thee Stallion and Lil Uzi Vert to top off the festivities. Insomniac continues to take things to the next level each year to create an unforgettable experience even for the most inebriated of ravers!
We all know that time is relative. At times unbearable minutes can feel like hours and wonderful hours often seem no more than a flap of a butterfly’s wings. This is how the new song and video by Dublin based artist Luke Walsh, aka Walshy feels like to me. An ode to time and feelings. We talked to him about his new single “Long Time”, the foundation of his contentment and his favorite childhood memory.
If someone asked me what makes a “real” musician in my eyes, I would probably just give L.A. Salami as an answer. Born in Peckham, to a Nigerian mother and absent father, he spent the first years of his life with a foster family. And probably this shaped him for life. You get a look at things from a different perspective, and it’s a lifelong search for all the forms of love.
“And people always change…” sings Alice alias Al Costelloe into the vividly colored phone. And the London born musician and songwriter knows what she is talking about. At 17 she signed her first record deal as half of shoegaze two-piece ‘Big Deal’. The second half was her love. And the list of successes in the following years is long.
“I want to be remembered for helping people and putting people on, teaching people, helping my friends, help my family. Just being nice, genuine. That’s what I’d like to be known for.” During our “sidewalk talk” interview, Softest Hard speaks about her work ethic, the importance of generosity, and how showing gratitude has positively impacted her perspective on life. Her positive mindset radiates inspiration to everyone around her.
While the wind is tenderly blowing through the curtain, my thoughts drift into the depths of Pinky Perzelle’s new song ‘No Games’ featuring Eda Eren. The vibrant mix of Turkish, funky, electronic and instrumental elements blend together to become a wonderful calm piece of art that leaves you feeling relaxed and satisfied.
It’s all about new found love, confusions and entanglements, lies and truths on the brand new EP ‘Unspoken’ by Tessa Dixson. With her amazing follow-up EP the talented artist,with Californian roots, gives us an even more personal insight and lifts the lid on vulnerability and deep honesty.
“I think there’s a certain amount of give and take when it comes to collaborating. I think it’s important to really know where that person is mentally on the day you are writing. It’s always good to properly catch up about everything that’s going on in each other’s lives. I feel this leads to better writing in general because you end up on the same wave together.” Joe Hertz told in an interview with musictech.
Wolfskind and Magnus Hesse aka BAYUK are both solo artists who despite their young age have already proven their success. Immediately when they met for the first time in 2018 there was a musical spark between them and ever since then it has been the pure love for music that bonds the two, beyond the rules of the labels and music industry.
Savannah Conley is doing the best she can. And with the release of her new EP, the aptly-titled Best I Can, it appears to be working. The Nashville-based singer-songwriter has tapped into a side of her folk-rock roots, that is both modern and timeless, ethereal and grounded.
“Blue Panther. Wildly shaken and smoothly stirred. The best drink for your time on Mars.” Oh well, that definitely sounds promising. With his debut single “Space up” Vienna based NIQTIN indulges in the passion of the Bohemian lifestyle. At the heels of its release, NIQTIN talks art, biggest vice and letting life do its own thing.
“I myself love to work interdisciplinary and collaborate with artists from different fields and inspire each other. I want to take people on a journey where everyone can lose themselves and discover themselves.” the now-blonde Berlin-based singer told Untoldency in an interview. And her songs follow each other like a collection of diary entries, written from the depths of her soul.
The music of the Paris-based artist Yorina couldn’t be better described as beautiful and mindful pop, with a touch of melancholy but an always life-affirming turn. orina gives C-Heads an insightful glimpse into her new EP “Bliss & Grief”, developing self-awareness and her artistic journey.
Unobtrusive, atmospheric and reduced to the essentials, she sings her way into the heart and almost reminds you of the “good old” times when you almost had the feeling that the vocal power of a singer counts more than followers and sales numbers. We recommend you to listen through all her songs and fall in love with her spirit.