MAX POPE "OPERATOR"

Max Pope is today releasing his highly anticipated next single – ‘Operator’. Following on from ‘Rollercoaster’ released earlier in the…

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MAX POPE “OPERATOR”

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Max Pope is today releasing his highly anticipated next single – ‘Operator’. Following on from ‘Rollercoaster’ released earlier in the year, ‘Operator” is everything that you have come to expect…

BAD REED “STAINED GLASS” VIDEO

Hailing from small towns and diverse backgrounds, Bad Reed channels a multitude of popular influences into unique snapshots of passion. The Paris, Ontario pseudo-rockers like to say that they are…

DREAMERS DEBUT LP STREAM

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The much anticipated debut album release from LA-based DREAMERS, titled “This Album Does Not Exist” is out today from Fairfax Recordings/Hollywood Records. Led by singles, “Sweet Disaster” and “DRUGS”, DREAMERS…

TKAY MAIDZA VIDEO “SIMULATION”

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Tkay Maidza today unleashes the official video for tropical dancefloor anthem “Simulation”; the second official single to be released from her debut album TKAY, which is out now via Downtown…

MOUSE ON THE KEYS “EARACHE”

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Formed in 2006 and combining elements of classical, jazz and electronic with the urgency of math-rock, hardcore and heavy metal, Japanese instrumental trio mouse on the keys defy categorization. Based…

NACHO LONDONO “ABIERTOS”

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“‘Abiertos’ is inspired by those restless nights when your head is spinning a thousand miles per hour. You stop and think about the love that surrounds you, about your fears…

ASHLEY LEONE “TALK”

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Philadelphia born Pop/R&B artist Ashley Leone has released her newest single, “Talk.” The standalone single is a follow-up to her debut EP, SugarCoated, released last May and was produced by…

MILANA MAY VIDEO “CRAZY BOY”

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Milana May is an unconventional singer-songwriter/producer from Siberia, Russia. Described as “The Siberian Icebreaker” she broke through all resistance, limitations and old programming and gave birth to her own current…

BRIELLE VON HUGEL “NAKED” VIDEO

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Bluesy-pop singer-songwriter, Brielle Von Hugel, who signed a recording contract with F.R.E.E.D.O.M. Records in July, has co-written a new breathtaking ballad entitled, “Naked.” The single will be released on November…

TWISTA X JEREMIH

Life’s best surprises often come from unlikely places. Twista knows this better than most. The pioneering platinum rapper put Chicago on the rap map and made the double-time rap style…

NIGHT TALK ‘HOURS EP’

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Night Talk whips up a deep and dusty mood with his latest EP on Definition:Music. Enter the Hours EP; A 3 track adventure through some of the darkest corners of…

INTRODUCING GUTXI BIBANG

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Gutxi Bibang is an unlikely candidate to carry the rock n’ roll torch, a second-generation African from the Basque county of Spain. He begins that journey today sharing the single…

NOEMI SMORRA VIDEO “THIS SONG”

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Noemi Smorra has just released the video of her single This Song. The clip has been entirely recorded in Berlin by the multi-awarded Italian filmmaker and fashion photographer Livia Alcalde,…

RAG’N’BONE MAN “HUMAN” RMX VIDEO

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Rory Graham, AKA Rag’n’Bone Man’s new single Human, is out now on Columbia Records / Best Laid Plans. This new offering explores the powerhouse singer’s own expression of mortal vulnerability,…

ALLISON CLANCY ‘PSYCHO TYKO’

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In her debut solo album, Psycho Tyko, Alison Clancy leads us into a distinct world all her own: a tripped out, lucid dream, alt-pop adventure. It’s grunge, it’s psychedelic disco,…

SAN MEI “REWIND” SINGLE

San Mei aka Emily Hamilton returns, following her previous cut ‘Revel’ which gained triple j airplay and a critically acclaimed remix from Zaped. Her heady new alt-rock single ‘Rewind’, which…

NEWS

SKOPE NEWS FOR DECEMBER 1, 2016

The WORKHORSE III Exclusive Stream: “Holy Roller” Philadelphia trio The WORKHORSE III have teamed with New Noise Magazine for the exclusive stream of “Holy Roller,” a song from forthcoming album…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 30, 2016

The Line of Best Fit premiere Keels ‘tearjerker’ Surrender London based singer-songwriter Niall Keels is fast becoming one of the most talked about songwriters in the UK & Ireland.. Culminating…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 29, 2016

Karim S unleashes ‘Pilots Of The Millennium’ Belgian DJ and producer Karim Sghaier aka Karim S debuts on Bonzai Progressive with the superb Pilots Of The Millennium which features two…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 28, 2016

The Franklys Drop New Video ‘Castaway’ The Franklys play a mixture of garage, heavy rock and punk and provide their audience with an action packed live show full of energy,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 23, 2016

Jude & Frank ‘Hold The Bassline’ Since exploding onto the international clubbing circuit in 2014, Italian DJ and production pair Jude & Frank have been causing mammoth noises throughout the…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 22, 2016

Astari Nite’s song “The Boy Who Tried” is featured in the movie The Everglades Killings Astari Nite is delighted to announce the featuring of their track “The Boy Who Tried”…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 21, 2016

EXILIUM ANNOUNCES “VANDAL” MOVIE Exilium, a Miami-based production company, announced today its new feature film, “Vandal,” an authentic drama about art, love, war, and the depths of the street graffiti…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 17, 2016

Black Eyed Peas Star Reveals Cancer Diagnosis & Debuts New Song As revealed today on the television show “The Doctors” and in PEOPLE Magazine, we would love to arrange an…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 16, 2016

Ghost Unveils The Summoning VII: Are You Ready Grammy® Award-winning band Ghost have unveiled a new clip entitled The Summoning VII: Are You Ready in the wake of the conclusion…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 15, 2016

Esquire Featuring Nikki Squire Release New Album “Esquire III – No Spare Planet” Much to the excitement of prog fans worldwide, Esquire featuring Nikki Squire, the first wife of Chris…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 14, 2016

GIBBZ SHARES “BRIGHT LIGHTS”  Today The 405 debuted “Bright Lights”, Gibbz first single + lyric video from his upcoming EP ‘Oh My God’ Out 12/16. When talking about the track…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 11, 2016

The xx “On Hold” The xx today announce details of their highly anticipated third album. Titled I See You, the ten song album will be released on January 13, 2017…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 10, 2016

AUBREYLYN SET TO OPEN EAST COAST DATES “Lyrical neo-jazz” is a fitting description for Aubreylyn, the nineteen-year-old singer/songwriter and Bucks County, PA native. And the world will soon fall under…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 9, 2016

GNAW THEIR TONGUES To Issue ‘Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent’ LP Hymns For The Broken, Swollen And Silent shows GNAW THEIR TONGUES at the top of its game.…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 8, 2016

Russ Hewitt Blends Nuevo Flamenco With Smooth Jazz For ‘Cielo Nocturno’ Released on the Saulito Music label the collection shimmers with the rumba flamenco rhythms and lightning guitar runs that…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 7, 2016

GALACTIC PEGASUS PREMIERES “REVIVAL” Galactic Pegasus is ready to unleash their last single, “Revival”, taken from their debut album “Phantom Of The Hill” via It Djents today, you can stream…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 4, 2016

“Paraphones” from Bartholin the duo of Drew Danburry and Cat Leavy Drew Danburry is a part-time musician and full-time barber in Provo, Utah. Having previously spent years on the road…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 3, 2016

MIKE REBEL CASTS OUT HIS ADDICTION DEMONS ON “STAYING ALIVE”/”LIES” VISUAL With a stint in the Fed and drug rehab behind him, Mike Rebel is finding more positive ways to…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 2, 2016

MARIKA HACKMAN Announces Christmas EP ‘Wonderland’ The endlessly intriguing Marika Hackman announces “Wonderland” – a Christmas EP coming out 2nd December. “Wonderland” sees Marika deliver an undeniable new Alt.Christmas classic…

SKOPE NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 1, 2016

BOYO Shares Advance Stream of New EP, ‘Machines’, Via My Old Kentucky Blog BOYO, the fuzz-pop brainchild of 20 year-old Robert Tilden, was born out of the gradual dissolution of…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 28, 2016

“Cold Car” from The Edward Furlongs The Edward Furlongs are a New Jersey-based endeavor in American music, comprised of Dan Gugger and Nick Afflitto. The project is a tip of…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 27, 2016

Sims Shares “Brutal Dance” On All Things Go Today All Things Go premiered “Brutal Dance”, the third single off of Sims upcoming album ‘More Than Ever’ which will be out…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 26, 2016

HITS Partners with BuzzAngle Music to Power All Charts HITS, the leading music-industry trade publication, has partnered with BUZZANGLE MUSIC, the newest and most cutting-edge way to track music consumption,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 25, 2016

METALLICA TO RELEASE “ATLAS, RISE!” ON HALLOWEEN Grammy® Award-winning, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees Metallica will unleash “Atlas, Rise!” to fans this coming Halloween at 3:00 PM EST…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 24, 2016

Rubblebucket announces new EP with lead single “Donna” Rubblebucket, the wild, Brooklyn, NY-based indie-sweat-pop band, will release a brand new collection of songs at the top of 2017. Entitled If…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 20, 2016

COKEGOAT: Windy City Death Doom Dealers Premiere “Winter Of Fear” Windy City-based death doom dealers COKEGOAT will self-release their anticipated Drugs And Animals full-length on wax late next month. In…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 19, 2016

Blastah Beatz – ‘Keep On Runnin’ ft. Deck and Steele’ Check this single “Keep On Runnin’” from Thrice Great artist Blastah Beatz’ new release “PHD in Beatmaking”, which will be…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 18, 2016

Crocodiles Stream New LP Exclusively On Pandora Pandora has premiered the newest Crocodiles album ‘Dreamless’ in full exclusivity ahead of its release on 10/21 via Zoo Music! The album features…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 17, 2016

ALTA MUSIC FESTIVAL PARTNERS WITH REVERB TO GREEN MUSIC FESTIVAL Alta Music Festival is proud to announce its #RockNRefill partnership with REVERB and Nalgene in efforts to create an environmentally…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 13, 2016

WHISPERIN’ BILL ANDERSON RELEASES AUDIO BOOK PLUS BONUS ACOUSTIC CD Songwriting icon and legendary performer “Whisperin’ Bill” Anderson released his new autobiography Whisperin’ Bill Anderson: An Unprecedented Life In Country…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 12, 2016

The Soul Shakers “Here to Have a Good Time” When Elias Paul Reidy (formerly of The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus) and Brett Hellings formed The Soul Shakers after a chance meeting…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 11, 2016

World Star Hip Hop announces 300 Entertainment’s Birth Of A New Nation Tour Following the success of the inaugural Young Hustle Tour, 300 Entertainment today announces they will be keeping…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 10, 2016

TEN EAST: Experimental Jam Rock Project Featuring Members Of Yawning Man And Automatic Sam Skyline Pressure will see release via Small Stone on October 14th, 2016 on CD, digital, and…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 7, 2016

DAVIDO RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “GBAGBE OSHI” Born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in Nigeria, 23-year-old Davido (real name David Adedeji Adeleke) has ­­­always infused his Nigerian roots into his…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 6, 2016

Mija shares new mixtape ahead of FK A Genre Tour Mija has shared a new FK A Genre mixtape with musical selections from all thirty plus participants of her upcoming…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 5, 2016

True Moon releases ‘Voodoo’ video Swedish Dark Wave band True Moon is releasing a video for their debut single “Voodoo”. The minimalistic band is fronted by Karolina Engdahl who´s strong…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 4, 2016

Dead Horse Trauma Release “Left Unsaid” Des Moines, Iowa Metal band Dead Horse Trauma released the official music/lyric video for their single “Left Unsaid” from the upcoming album Life on…

SKOPE NEWS FOR OCTOBER 3, 2016

Henry Jamison reveals a third track ‘Dallas Love Field’ Assuming that a pedigree in such things has any relevance at all, which is certainly unclear, Henry Jamison was perhaps predisposed…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 29, 2016

WHITECHAPEL To Kick Off Straight Outta Hell Co-Headlining Tour With Suicide Silence Knoxville-based WHITECHAPEL will saw blade their way through a monstrous co-headlining tour with Suicide Silence. Sponsored by BlackCraft…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 28, 2016

North Carolina’s RBTS WIN shares infectious track “King Summer” RBTS WIN (Asheville, NC) are completing production on their forthcoming album Sensitivity Kit for 2017, the follow-up to 2014’s Palm Sunday.…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 27, 2016

Tedashii Releases “I’m Good” Music Video Thoughtful lyricist and hip hop recording artist, Tedashii, returns today with the release of a new music video for “I’m Good,” a song found…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 26, 2016

Dead Horse Trauma Release “Left Unsaid” Official Music/Lyric Video Des Moines, Iowa Metal band Dead Horse Trauma released the official music/lyric video for their single “Left Unsaid” from the upcoming…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 23, 2016

NPR’s “First Listen,” Pixies “Head Carrier” “‘Head Carrier’ is an inspired reaffirmation of all the spark, wit and weirdness, tempered by the occasional burst of emotional rawness, that made people…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 22, 2016

Listen to the brilliant new single from Tokyo’s Mouse on the Keys A blend of minimal phrased piano and dynamic drumming. The pursuit of a live experience composed of visual…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 21, 2016

HEAR A NEW TRACK FROM DOWSING ‘HOLD’ Dowsing and Ratboys are two bands from Chicago comprised of good friends who also share a band member. This split release features two…

SKOPE NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 20, 2016

Danny Howard Single ‘Don’t Wanna Stop’ Prominent dance music advocate Danny Howard returns to Spinnin’ with a new single, ‘Don’t Wanna Stop’, available to purchase from the 19th September. The…

REVIEWS

Tali Dennerstein

Tali Dennerstein’s angelic voice and masterful arrangements are an absolute joy. Her ability to strike a balance between the passionate and contemplative is incredible, as she effortlessly creates a sound…

Magic Music – ‘Self Titled’

Magic Music’s debut album comes forty years after the band first formed. The talented unit first constituted in 1969 failed to release a studio album during their seven year run…

Charity Ekeke – ‘She’

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Charity Ekeke’s “She” radiates with hope and light. These joyous arrangements work wonders. Effortlessly bringing together tender melodies, jubilant infectious grooves the entire album is simply stunning. Vocals add to…

Ira Sharma

Prodigies are always impressive to encounter. There are some who come to talent from a long process of practice and instruction. They are born with the necessary gifts, but they…

Ricardo Alves – ‘Hope’

Ricardo Alves’ full length ambient album Hope is an evocative fourteen track effort. Despite the fact that it is instrumental, Alves’ compositions are atmospheric but never self-indulgent. They also make…

RedBelt – ‘Beautiful Surround’

The Milwaukee based four piece RedBelt seamlessly blends together a number of musical styles into an unique brew. Alternative rock, Americana, some pop punk leanings, and a smattering of classic…

Django Mack – ‘Round’ Christmas

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San Francisco based singer/songwriter Django Mack has drawn praise from virtually every quarter for his deft mix of traditional Americana music, imaginative arrangements, and powerful lyrical content. His latest release,…

Jemima James – ‘At Longview Farm’

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Great granddaughter of noted American spiritualist William James and great grand-niece of American novelist Henry James, Jemima James certainly has always possessed an impeccable artistic pedigree, but the story of…

Kelly McGrath – ‘You and Me Today’

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The first single from Kelly McGrath’s pending fourth studio release, “You and Me Today”, continues the ongoing blossoming that McGrath’s songwriting has underwent since her 2007 debut release Fingerprints. This…

Morgan Wilson – ‘Fine’

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Morgan Wilson’s “Fine” is poetic in its poignancy. Lyrically the song explores the sadness that can befall the end of a relationship, the small features that linger with a person…

John Hickman – ‘Remnants’

The debut full-length release from keyboardist and songwriter John Hickman, Remnants, is an eclectic collection of twelve songs with a unity of style and sound. After a successful career as…

Electra Day – ‘Quiet Hours’

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With a hushed reverence for the world, Electra Day’s “Quiet Hours” represents the finest kind of folk. Electra Day opts for a naturalistic, poetic take on her articulate, highly thoughtful…

OSOG – ‘OSOG’

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OSOG’s self-titled album gives a big band feel to the intimacy of folk. Every sound positively shimmers with a sense of celebration. Vocals at times feel reminiscent of Modest Mouse’s…

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#TDAU

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So here we are on a rainy Tuesday morning but it is all good because we got all that we need here @skopemag. I am so amped to have my…