“Frequently is a carefree black joy anthem about obtaining wealth in a currency, energy and love sense. It was made in the midst of the pandemic when people were deprived of financial means, social interactions and mental clarity. The energy is also stemmed from breaking bread with your family and loved ones while seeing everyone around you prosper.”
Let´s start today’s Friday with some energizing grooves! Metro is the lead single out of Knife Girl‘s same-titled debut EP Metro, and with its candy-coated swirl electropop genre mixing, is like immersing yourself in a never-withering late-night vibe.
Blending elements of R&B, pop, and alternative, she’s developed a brand as dreamy as the places she pulls inspiration from. Her most recent, “Double Decker”, is a warm glimpse back into her teenage years, when her and her friends would take the double decker bus from Solana Beach to Del Mar and get wasted before entering the famed fairgrounds.
Indonesian-Croatian electro-pop artist Andrea Turk has unleashed her new song along to a steamy, sexy visual which tells of a woman letting her down to allow herself to love fully. ‘Give It 2 Me’ is a very personal song by the 20-year-old queer singer-songwriter and producer who is currently working on her 4th studio album, ‘GOVERNMENT NAME’, a Neo 80’s-Disco-Hyperpop album exploring the themes of immigration, queerness, liberation, sex, love and feminism.
“The video is my love letter to Aruba, the place where I feel most Alive. The only place I’ve always felt at home. The place I go to find myself again, to create myself anew. With pride I present you the video for my most vulnerable track ever. The video showcases the beauty of the people of Aruba, the island and me in my utmost element.”
What a perfect summer track! We are super in love with the latest release by Reunion Island born and raised producer and multi-instrumentalist NASAYA and Portugese vocalist and instrumentalist MARO. TEMPO feels like a fresh breeze of seaside air on our skin and like dancing full of laughter with our friends.
The London based artist Geo Jordan is dropping his second single from his upcoming EP Technicolour. The track ‘Let Go’ which he self-produced and co-wrote with fellow London-based artist Laura Roy is about that initial spark when you get meeting someone. We all know this special feeling that can hardly be described with words, but music and this track certainly can convey this.
The Melbourne native currently Berlin based artist Evan Klar drops his new single ‘2 Thumbs Up’ and the tune wraps us up nicely and really makes us feel uplifted. ” guess this clip represents a transition, not just for me but for anyone who knows what it’s like to walk out from the cold and feel the warmth of the sun for the first time in ages. Here’s a glimpse down the beautiful streets of Berlin.”
Sometimes you just need some time to keep your head in the clouds. Groovy and melancholy, dreamy and sharp, “sonic96” is distinctly European; top tier indie pop that has many attributes reminiscent of the genre’s greats like Gorillaz, Foster the People, or Metric. And in 2021, a time when dreamy alt pop has been beaten into banality, it’s a gloriously refreshing reminder of just how great it is when a true artist does it the right way.
We are addicted to good music. And what better is there than starting the day with the right soundtrack? WEIRDO‘s new track CAN’T WITHOUT YOU is an emotional rollercoaster which evokes a rush of relatable feelings.
Philadelphia has a certain swagger to it that you won’t find in any other North American city. There’s a proud yet laid-back underdog mentality that is perhaps derivative of location; just 90 minutes south of New York. There’s also a comfort level you won’t find in a city like New York or LA. You can live in neighborhoods where rent isn’t outrageously expensive, and street parking is a cinch
The work of 24-year-old solo artist and songwriter Lewis Loh alais lewloh is most time extremely personal and deals with themes of love, trauma, abandonment, healing, and hope. In his beautiful new single “‘cold these days’ he is connecting the personal thread of a heartbreak to the larger message.
For his new single ‘Levels of Compassion’ Sweden born, but London raised musician, composer and producer Lukas Lyrestam brings contrasting elements together. He created retro beats with a strong 90s feeling and then paired them with uplifting deep house lines. The perfect track to let our hair down, get out and reconnect with our world and the people in it.
The Beautiful Now are a Swiss duo consisting of Toni and Flo. They both produce tracks and can play a whole lotta instruments. They refer to themselves as ”purveyors of delicious soulful goods,” which is pretty accurate considering that their take on hip hop has more in common with a Bilal or an Om’Mas Keith than it does with what you tend to hear on most hip hop playlists these days.
Mental health is something we all deal with. Even when it’s not the most pressing, it can still be a real issue. That’s what Taska Black and Violet Skies are talking about on their most recent collaboration “When I Come Home”.