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SLOTHRUST “SLEEPEATER” VIDEO

US blues-grunge trio SLOTHRUST have announced the European release of their third album ‘Everyone Else’ out on 28th April via Dangerbird Records. The album announcement is accompanied by the release of the video for teaser track ‘Sleepeater’ – watch here. Slothrust, Leah Wellbaum (lead vocals/guitar), Kyle Bann (bass), and Will Gorin (drums), formed whilst all…

New Video From Plan Three ‘Welcome To The Edge’

There has been an eight-year gap between the group’s encouraging 2009 successful debut “Screaming Our Sins”, which has been played over 11.000.000 times on spotify, and their long-awaited upcoming sophomore album “Whish I Was Stormborne”. First single “Welcome To The Edge” was released January th 20th and is now visualized in a video. “Lyrically ‘Welcome…

How to Save Money on Last-Minute Concert Tickets

Going to concerts is a lot of fun and seeing your favourite band perform can be the experience of a lifetime. Yet concert tickets are constantly becoming harder to get and more expensive on your wallet. So, what can you do when you want to see a specific performance, but you’re looking for tickets on…

Dumpstaphunk Video “Justice” Ft. Trombone Shorty

Ivan Neville is the son of soul superstar Aaron Neville and the nephew of Art Neville of the Meters, considered by many critics and fans to be the greatest funk band of all. For many years, Ivan Neville played alongside his uncle Art in the Neville Brothers – and contributed to albums by Keith Richards…

SKOPE NEWS FOR MARCH 10, 2017

Plaid Brixx release animated video for “The Greener Side” Illustrated by animator Yoyo The Ricecorpse, the new visuals build on the energy of the band’s summer hit as a group of animals embark on a journey back to “the greener side” – a simpler and happier life. Plaid Brixx was thrilled with their previous collaboration…

Linying New Video “Sticky Leaves”

Singapore’s Linying will be making her U.S. live debut with a special set in New York City for Standard Sounds tomorrow (March 10; rsvp here) before she heads to Austin for her first ever SXSW. All showcases are listed below. She has also just released an official video for stand-out track “Sticky Leaves” from her…

A Different Thread Video “Big Crane”

Travelling singer and songwriter Robert Jackson and versatile classical cellist Isaac Collier combine with stunning effect to create their own unique blend of Brit Folk/Americana for the debut EP from A Different Thread, ‘Home From Home’, released 15th April 2017. Jackson’s distinctively soulful voice, vibrato harmonica and driving acoustic guitar combines with Collier’s enchanting and…

My Silent Bravery Release Video “Face to Face” (Acoustic)

It is now becoming evident that My Silent Bravery is chock-full of authentic hits. Matt Wade’s new single “Face To Face” from the acoustic version of his latest album, Breakthrough, is no exception. Last July we brought you Bay Stater Matt Wade’s melodically contagious, ‘Drunk Off the Sun.” Reminiscent of Jason Mraz and Train, it…

SKOPE NEWS FOR MARCH 9, 2017

OZOMATLI WILL RELEASE NEW ALBUM “NON-STOP: MEXICO TO JAMAICA” ON MAY 5 Grammy-winning Ozomatli will release an album of classic and contemporary Mexican hits reimagined with a dancehall reggae feel, on May 5, 2017, on Cleopatra Records. Produced by drum & bass reggae legends Sly & Robbie (Bob Dylan, The Rolling Stones, Peter Tosh, Jimmy…

John Hickman – ‘Hello Hello’

Delivered with true panache is the celebratory spirit of John Hickman’s “Hello Hello”. Giddy to its very core the lyricism is profound, focusing on the idea of true affection for the world. Led by exquisite piano work and passionate vocals, the song glides by in a blissful rush. Rhythms add to the overall sense of…

5 Ways To Match Your Style To Your Music

When it comes to music, sometimes one of the best things that you can do to both promote your culture and show people your identity is by making your style match your tunes. And it sounds like such a simple thing, but there is a lot of subtlety that can be involved as well, depending…

Where Fires Are Release ‘I’ve Got The Time’ Video

Having just completed their UK tour, Leeds rockers Where Fires Are have revealed the video for their new single ‘I’ve Got The Time’, taken from the One Four Six One EP, out now. Suited in their signature coloured body-paint, the adrenaline-fuelled five-piece have delivered an electrifying video showcasing the volatile energy and passion they convey…

EMELINE Video Release “Angel”

This generation of teenagers is the first to live their lives on display via social media. While some shy away, others are keen to utilize this spotlight to share their story. One artist in particular is EMELINE, a singer-songwriter, actress, multi-instrumentalist, model, activist, and entrepreneur from Providence, Rhode Island. On top of her genuine personality,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR MARCH 8, 2017

Imminence Records Launches Imminence Management Group Imminence Records has been expanding and diversifying not only in sound but in their endeavors. Aside from standard label operations; they have fundraised for Children’s Miracle Network, will launch their own Twitch channel this spring, and has now launched the Imminence Management Group. Joining as the first ever Imminence…

Vama Are Breaking Through With “Memories Now”

So today we get to chat with a band that is truly on the move. VAMA is an independent top Romanian rock alternative band. Anyone that works-out @ lafitness has heard their hit “Memories Now.” We are so excited to get to talk with VAMA and expose their amazing sound & movement @skopemag. Lets do…

VÖK SIGNS TO NETTWERK RECORDS + NEW VIDEO

Nettwerk Records is thrilled to announce Icelandic electronic pop band Vök to its growing and diverse roster. The band will release their highly anticipated debut studio album Figure on April 28 via Nettwerk Records. Recorded with producer and Jack Garrett collaborator Brett Cox, the album follows two critically acclaimed EPs Tension (2013) and Circles (2015).…

How to Make Money For Studio Time

Starting out your music career can be tough, even with the amount of exposure which you can get for free using the internet, the same challenges that artists faced years ago are still the same, getting money for studio time. The thing with getting in the studio is that you want to be able to…

Prime Ministers New Single “Satisfied”

“Satisfied is our song about relationships and our expectations of others,” front man Ernesto Estrada explains. “This song turned into being our show opener because it grabs people right away and has a great tempo. At the end of the day with relationships you are either satisfied or you’re not.” http://primeministersband.com/ Hailing from our southern…

K Camp “Rockstar Crazy” New Video

In the fast-paced world of rap music, some artists are lucky enough to have opportunities fall into their lap and blow up instantly. Then you have the ones who have to toil behind-the-scenes before they finally get their chance to shine. K Camp, the man behind the hit singles “Money Baby” and “Cut Her Off”…

Little Rêd Streams Debut Single ‘Hell’

Above swirling guitars and dreamy synths, Little Rêd sings her anthem for love-worn relationships. Hell is her debut single, produced by Ed Tullett (solo artist, producer and collaborator with Novo Amor), it’s a song about the battle between fear and love exploring themes of heartbreak, anxiety and bravery. Little Rêd’s hook-laden soundscape wouldn’t be out…

Mason – ‘Midnight Road’

Arizona based blues rockers Mason have released a debut album entitled Midnight Road capable of reminding you why this style of music has enjoyed such enduring popularity. The ten song collection is steered by the vocals and memorable guitar of bandleader Jacob Acosta, a prolific multi-instrumentalist who’s earned quite a reputation for himself in indie…

The Flashpot Moments – ‘s/t’

The self-titled recording debut for The Flashpot Moments represents a chance for singer/songwriter and drummer Tim Cawley to promote his musical talents in a much more complete way on a bigger stage than ever before. The “band” for the album’s eleven songs isn’t a cohesive unit in the typical meaning of the word as Cawley…

Woodes Releases ‘Bonfire’ Video

Taken from the Melbourne artist/producer Woodes acclaimed debut self-titled EP, her newest single ‘Bonfire’ combined her love of percussion with a quirky enthralling melody – today she released the accompanying live video, just as magical as the track with an enthralling live performance from Woodes. The video shot at The Line, in Melbourne shows off…

DocFell & co. – ‘Dust Bowl Heart’

DocFell & co. offer the true grit and soul of the blues with “Dust Bowl Heart”. Passionately played their attention to detail is admirable. The arrangements are truly raw with the right sort of instrumentation: from the western twang of the guitar to the careful fiddle work, the entire album simply drives forward with such…

Maryama New Video “Where The Mermaids Are”

While growing up in her native of Iran and in a multi-cultural family, Maryama (Maryam Mirbagheri) studied guitar with rock stars such as Ardavan Anzabipour and Homayoun Majdzadeh and soon continued her journey as a young girl in North California. This unique blend of cultures has allowed her to craft a unique sound that brilliantly…

SKOPE NEWS FOR MARCH 7, 2017

Sam Hunt’s “Body Like A Back Road” Sets Streaming Record MCA Nashville’s Multi-Platinum-selling country star Sam Hunt released new song “Body Like A Back Road” to overwhelming fanfare. The song shot to No. 1 on the digital sales and streaming chart and is already climbing country radio’s Top 15 in only four weeks. “Body Like…

Howard Simon – ‘Visitors’

Sung with a true sense of earnestness is Howard Simon’s intimate folk offerings on “Visitors”. Possessing a great knack for storytelling the songs radiate with warmth. The delivery is all-engrossing for Howard Simon’s articulate engaging lyricism leads the sound forward. Arrangements are kept to the utmost essentials. His spry guitar playing alongside the rather mellow…

Jeremy Poland & Lantz Dale – ‘Timeless Soul’

The success of Jeremy Poland’s first album Southbound Heart didn’t leave him feeling hidebound to pursue the same mold on his follow-up. Timeless Soul finds him teaming with Lantz Dale for a rousing sophomore success. Dale, Poland’s producer on the debut Southbound Heart, brings a distinctly different personal background and musical pedigree to the project…

Gangly New Single “Whole Again”

GANGLY signal the arrival of the next great Icelandic band to make a global impact, now set to release their new single ‘Whole Again’. Having been anointed by the Nordic island’s musical Goddess, Björk, who has said she is ‘obsessed’ with singer Jófríður, ‘Whole Again’ draws you deeper into GANGLY’s delicate, frosted slow jams. GANGLY…

Paddy Hanna Shares New ‘Bad Boys’ Single

Dublin-based songwriter Paddy Hanna returns today with ‘Bad Boys’, a baroque cut of shimmering, intelligent pop. Following 2015’s double-whammy of ‘Austria’ and ‘Underprotected’, new single ‘Bad Boys’ finds Paddy on his most effortlessly charming form to date, the tale of those titular bad boys sitting atop a swirling, orchestral backing. “We all have one of…

Owen Video For “Settled Down”

Mike Kinsella is not your average singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist. The beloved Chicago-native has been soothing ears and mending the hearts of his dedicated fanbase for over an astonishingly prolific two decades. Moreover, he’s also credited with playing a major role in carving out a new sound that emerged in the late nineties and early naughts that captivated…

SKOPE NEWS FOR MARCH 6, 2017

ROZAMOV: This Mortal Road LP Playing At Decibel Magazine Boston doom metal quartet ROZAMOV will see their debut full-length, This Mortal Road, released tomorrow, a joint effort through Battleground Records and Dullest Records. As the record looms on its public unveiling, Decibel Magazine is now streaming the entire record early. Hear Sad Vegan’s Debut EP…

10 Best Workout Tips of All Time

We’re going to take a look at some top habits to use when working out to advance your results. Everything in this list is natural; therefore, it won’t work as dramatically as steroide en ligne 120kgs, but it will make noticeable improvements to every workouts you complete. 1.Water Consuming lots of water will make significant…

Improving Long-Term Health & Disease Prevention

There are different aspects of physical and mental health that need to be maintained. Improving your health will help to reduce your vulnerability to diseases and injuries. The most effective way to secure your health is through gradual small changes. Quit Smoking It is well-known that smoking is hazardous to health. While it may not…

LÉON RELEASES ‘FOR YOU’ EP TODAY

Columbia Records singer/songwriter LÉON has released her sophomore EP, ‘For You,’ today. The 4-song EP features the brand new title track “For You,” along with the previously released irresistible gems “Sleep Deprived,” “Liar” and “Think About You.” The stunning compilation is a first look into what’s to come from LÉON’s debut album due to release…

Natalise + the Sunset Run – ‘Glimpses of the Sun EP’

Delivered with true tenderness, Natalise + the Sunset Run is a powerful potent piece of chamber pop. Extraordinarily tasteful, the songs are imbued with a truly sunlit presence. Melodies glimmer in the softened atmosphere. Lyrics lead the way forward with the vocals resting at the very heart of the collection. Pieces play off each other…

RAVEN NEW VIDEO “PHOENIX”

The myth of the phoenix is timeless and universal, a paean to rebirth and renewal that has resonated for centuries. The phoenix, rising from the ashes, brimming with new, vital life, symbolizes the ability to break free of bonds and summon the strength not only to survive but to triumph, to persevere—repeatedly and determinedly, without…

A Thousand Horses Single ‘Preachin’ To The Choir’

A Thousand Horses are back in the saddle for 2017 with the release of their brand new single ‘Preachin’ to the Choir’. The track is the first to be taken from their forthcoming second album, due for release on BMLG Records later this year. ‘Preachin’ To The Choir’ premiered yesterday on Rolling Stone Country. Speaking…