‘TALK TO YA’ THE NEW EP FROM HRVY
HRVY returns with his second EP of 2017 – Talk To Ya – and a brand new video. The five-track EP is available now at all digital retailers.
Earlier today, Flo Rida released the companion video to his new hit single “Hola” featuring Latin urban sensation Maluma. The dance-filled video, directed by Jessy Terrero, premiered via People En Espanol and was filmed in Maluma’s hometown of Medellin, Colombia.
iDA HAWK’s New Single “Start Again”
In case you missed it, sharing with you a new single from songwriter and Pop-Funk vocalist iDA HAWK titled, “Start Again.” The track follows the recently released visual single “Out Of Focus,” and both songs will be featured on HAWK’S debut solo EP, set for February 2018.You may already be familiar with HAWK thanks to her collaborative work with GRiZ and Big Wild that has led to festival appearances at Lollapalooza, Bonnaroo, Red Rocks, and more, and also her song co-written with Big Wild, “Invincible” was featured in the Apple Watch Series 3 commercial and has more than 8 million combined plays collectively on Spotify and YouTube.
Courters began in late 2011 with guitarist Dan Palimeri, bassist William (Billy) O’Brien and drummer Ethan Cannon seeking to put some patina on Boston’s polished soundscape. The band brought the influences of post punk, 60’s garage, and power pop into Boston’s local music scene with grit and distinction.
EYE OF NIX: Decibel Magazine Premieres “Wound And Scar”
Black Somnia is the impending new long player from Seattle-based avant doom conjurors EYE OF NIX. Slated to drop on December 15th via newly-launched Scry Recordings, the stunning new offering was captured by legendary producer Billy Anderson (Neurosis, Om, Pallbearer) at The Hallowed Halls in Portland, Oregon and mastered by Brad Boatwright (Gatecreeper, Necrot).
GRIDFAILURE Releases “Sew Nothing, Reap Nothingness”
New York City-area powerdementia faction GRIDFAILURE has completed a new video for “Sew Nothing, Reap Nothingness,” while many other new recordings and projects are nearing completion for release in 2018.
A personal favorite of Ed’s and fans alike, “Perfect” – the third single to be released in the U.S. from his 2x-Platinum certified album “÷” (pronounced “divide”) – hit #1 on the iTunes Overall Songs chart and is currently #5 on the Billboard Hot 100.
Kahsan “Super Man” New Over 280,000 views
Kahsan, a St. Louis native, is a soft-spoken, humble, and unique artist perfectly packaged to write, produce, and perform outside the box.
Kahsan is multi-talented and has a unique ability to sing, rap, and grace the keys of the piano, to produce a sound that flows with today’s evolving mixed-genre styles, all while managing to stay true to his idealistic roots. Some of his musical influences are John Mayer, BJ the Chicago Kid, Anderson Paak, and Logic.
Jax’s choice of collaborators continues to set him apart from the current crop of dance hits, having previously collaborated with artists such as Demi Lovato, Stefflon Don and BBC Sound of 2017 nominee Raye. Featuring Norwegian hit maker Ina Wroldsen , who has sold over 20 million singles as a writer for Calvin Harris, Clean Bandit and Anne Marie , ‘Breathe’ is a slow burning and addictive house record, one likely to propel him even further into the global consciousness.
Nashville-based musician Will Hoge was one of the “first responders” earlier this month when the Country Music Awards announced that media would not be allowed to ask talent questions about gun control, the Vegas shooting or matters of a political nature on the red carpet.
After Brad Paisley and others joined the crusade against the ill-thought-out rule, CMA rescinded its edict. At the onset of the controversy, Hoge was contacted by top media including the Washington Post and the CBC.
National Lagarde launched new video – “Don’t Let Them In”
The track Don’t Let Them In is about people in organizations, whether it be religion, politics or whatever, that will come to your door and try to convert you to become a believer in what they believe in. No matter how much you tell them you’re not interested, they just suck the energy from your soul with their annoying non-stop blabbing about there so called beliefs and why you need to join them. Almost like they’re pulling you into a cult sometimes ….so Don’t Let Them In!
Johny Dar’s new music video ‘Scars’
Johny Dar’s new single does not disappoint. Nor does it fail to surprise and transport the unsuspecting listener to another reality altogether. The third single to be released from the ‘Dardelica’ album, ‘Scars’ is a dramatic departure from the motivating powerhouse ‘Game On’ and the dreamy glide of ‘Be Free’.
Jennifer Ann Releases ‘Take Me Home EP’
Singer-songwriter Jennifer Ann today releases the ‘Take Me Home’ EP which follows in the footsteps of the singles, ‘Take Me Home’ and ‘Fantasy’. Initially from Circle Pines, Minnesota, the now London-based artist intertwines a classical music background with a compelling take on contemporary pop, fastening wistful vocals with a backdrop of gleaming soundscapes. You can watch the video for lead single, ‘Take Me Home’ here.
Alina Libkind releases debut single ‘Out Of My Head’
Toronto based and Russian born artist Alina Libkind releases her debut single ‘Out Of My Head’ on December 1st through Just Off Pop Records. It’s a rousing and hypnotic track about newly found love.
The Real Cool unveil new track, ‘Always Her’
Formed with two brothers and a friend, the Birmingham trio have an ear for melodies and hookworms way beyond their years. And this is present in their new single, ‘Always Her’.
The track sees the band touch upon themes that they have already clearly admired. The Californian sun aesthesia, draped in a romanticism for the song’s subject creates a fun-loving and youthful feel.
The band have been prolific on Spotify and have been shown support up-and-down the UK with an impressive turn out to all dates on their UK tour.
The Darkness release video for ‘Happiness’
The Darkness have today released the video for their new single ‘Happiness’, taken from the recently released Top 10 new album Pinewood Smile, out now through Cooking Vinyl.
‘Happiness’ is a deliriously feel-good anthem which finds The Darkness embracing the romance of a glorious love song. The video is a spectacular piece of animation featuring Justin, Dan, Frankie and Rufus in a surreal underwater playground of mermaids, octopuses, speedos, seahorses and, erm, tigers.
DEVI UNVEILS OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO – ‘LIBRIUM (FEAT. Y.A.S)’
19-year-old emerging UK producer DEVI today unveils the unique, thought-provoking video for huge floor-filler ‘Librium,’ featuring guest vocals from rising female singer/songwriter Y.A.S. Self-released on his own label Illusiv in conjunction with Access Records, the in-house label of First Access Entertainment, home to Zayn Malik, Rita Ora, Ellie Goulding and more.
Rising indie singer and songwriter Sasha Sloan has shared her new single, “Runaway,” today. “Runaway” is a personal and emotionally raw track as Complex points out, “the record finds Sloan pouring her soul out over a melancholic backdrop as she deals with heartbreak.” Listen to “Runaway” here.
British-Zimbabwean artist KWAYE has released his latest single “Jasmine”, out now via Mind of a Genius. The track follows recent track “Lost In My Boots”, a hauntingly poignant acknowledge-ment of the pain, sense of betrayal and heartache suffered by your partner if you were to break up with them. “Jasmine” on the other hand sets a more ambiguous tone – albeit undercut with more overtly positive energy than “Lost In My Boots”. Speaking to The FADER, 23 year-old Londoner KWAYE said, “This song is whatever it makes you feel. For me, romance isn’t dead, and Jasmine embodies the highs and lows of intimacy.” Stripped back in comparison with the fuller nature of his previous videos, the visual for “Jasmine” was captured entirely in one shot, mirroring the rawness and intimacy of the song.
London’s one and only sludge revellers GURT unleash some exclusive studio footage for their blistering anthem “Broken Heart Heroin Man” via Kerrang!. Their sophomore album “Skullossus” is still available on Bandcamp on all formats.
White Room Release Double EP ‘Eight’ Today Via Deltasonic Records
White Room release their forthcoming double EP Eight today (1st December) via Deltasonic Records. Their new record, featuring eight songs that intertwine through their lyrical and sonic themes, has already spawned hit singles ‘Stole The I.V’, ‘Take Me Away’ and ‘Cable-Built Dreamland’ with widespread support throughout the online community (DIY, Clash, Dork, Wonderland) and sell-out shows in London and Brighton on their debut headline UK tour.
Named the “unexpected rock crossover hit of 2017” by Billboard, “Feel It Still” continues to make history this week, by breaking the record of most weeks (20 weeks) at #1 on Billboard’s Alternative Songs chart, previously held by Muse’s “Madness” (19 weeks.) The hit single – from their eighth studio album WOODSTOCK – continues its remarkable reign of what feels like every chart and radio format imaginable, including Top 40, Triple A, Alternative and Hot AC, while peaking at #4 on Billboard’s Hot 100. A true global hit, “Feel It Still” is certified Platinum in over 9 countries including Australia, Russia, Sweden, the U.S. and Canada, where it is double platinum, with Gold certifications in over 7 countries including France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Portugal. The track has hit #1 radio airplay in 8 countries including the U.S., Canada, France, Russia and Spain.
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY Unveils “Wolf Named Crow” Video
CORROSION OF CONFORMITY is pleased to unveil the official new music video for “Wolf Named Crow” from their forthcoming No Cross No Crown full-length.
Alt rock band Wild Ire turn back the clock with “Ragtime Gal”
Oregon-based and recent Headbang for the Highway’s Alumni Fest winners Wild Ire has released a lyric video for their latest single “Ragtime Gal.” The alternative rock track has an immediate late 19th century novelty vibe before launching into an explosive, full-band earworm. Written about anxiety and depression, guitarist Jesse Palmer says “It’s a song to bring your heart to sadness all while insisting you bang your head.”
Monograms Share New Single “Sleep Cycle”
Monograms began as the solo project of Brooklyn’s Ian Jacobs and has since grown into a four-piece band. They’ve kept busy over the past couple of years, opening for acts like GØGGS, Sløtface, Juan Wauters, and Ezra Furman.
MUSICAL.LY STAR BABY ARIEL DEBUTS FIRST ORIGINAL SINGLE “AWW”
“I have ALWAYS dreamed of releasing my own music,” says Baby Ariel. “I’m so excited to begin this next chapter with the release of ‘Aww.’ We all had the best time filming the music video and I can’t wait for everyone to see it!”
FIRST AID KIT SHARES NEW SONG “FIREWORKS”
First Aid Kit says: “We’re so excited to finally share ‘Fireworks.’ It’s a track that we put a lot of emotions into. We love the arrangement we created for it with our producer Tucker Martine, borrowing from classic 50’s ballads and mixing it with Twin Peaks-guitars and synths. It’s a song about the ideals you set for yourself in life and how they can break you down, leaving you all alone at the end. ”
MARTIN GARRIX & DAVID GUETTA UNLEASH “SO FAR AWAY” FEAT. JAMIE SCOTT & ROMY DYA
Today, Martin Garrix and David Guetta unleash their new collaboration “So Far Away” feat. Jamie Scott & Romy Dya. The track, which the pair first premiered on the Tomorrowland mainstage during Garrix’s set, is available today at all digital service providers. Click here to listen.
“No More” follows the release of their latest tracks “Open Arms,” “Teacher,” and debut single “Would You Mind.” Fresh off their tour with Jack & Jack this fall, the group is also set to make an appearance on FOX’s A Christmas Story Live as the Hohman Indiana carolers. A Christmas Story Live is airing Sunday, December 17 at 7PM EST on FOX.
JAMES ARTHUR RELEASES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE “NAKED”
James Arthur has released the official music video for his stunning new single “Naked.” The video was directed by Mario Clement and features James alongside model/actress Cressida Bonas. Watch it HERE. James worked on the stripped-back track with renowned song-writers ?Max Martin?, Savan Kotecha and John Carlsson.
Walter Martin (co-writer/multi-instrumentalist of The Walkmen) announced today the forthcoming release of his new album Reminisce Bar & Grill. His fourth solo record since The Walkmen announced their hiatus in 2013, Reminisce Bar & Grill is set to release in early 2018 via Ile Flottante Music. Today, NPR Music released Walter’s Tiny Desk performance which features two new songs from the upcoming album: “I Went Alone On A Solo Australian Tour” and “Me & McAlevey.”
New Kweku Collins track
Kweku Collins just released a new track, his first music since Grey EP. “Home Tree” features new Closed Sessions signee femdot and precedes a small tour they are doing together this December that will bring them to DC, NYC and Philadelphia (full details below). Check the track below.
Deuce Releases Long-Anticipated, Sophomore Album, ‘Invincible’
Portland based and Los Angeles bred rapper, producer and singer DEUCE has released his newest, full length album, Invincible, via Better Noise Records, along with an official lyric video for “Thank You.” The masked musician is vying for immortality with 14 new tracks, representing his next natural step from his 2012 debut solo album, Nine Lives – which sold 100,000 units, received 33 million views on YouTube, and featured the hit single “America”.
Seminal New York band Glassjaw have released their third LP Material Control. 15 years since their last full-length Worship And Tribute you can hear the album below.
STARKILL Wrecks the Halls with Melodic Metal Cover of “All I Want for Christmas is You”
Showcasing their ability to keep things melodic without sacrificing the pummelling of a kick drum and blazing solos – STARKILL’s cover soars with the talents of songstress Sarah Lynn Collier on lead vocals, backed by the pipes of guitarists Parker Jameson and Tony Keathley. Listen and watch the band perform the track in all their yuletide glory here.
QTY Shares New Song “Cold Nights” – Album out 12/8
New York duo QTY today announce ‘Cold Nights’ the final track taken from their upcoming self-titled debut album, due for release next Friday (December 8) through Dirty Hit.
Produced by Suede guitarist Bernard Butler, QTY is available to pre-order now with ‘Cold Nights,’ ‘New Beginnings’, their current single ‘Michael’ and previous singles ‘Rodeo’ and ‘Dress / Undress’ all available instantly.
Big Hair Girls is sisters Lizzy Lightyear and Venus. They work with producer/multi-instrumentalist Donny Dykowsky of The Ski Team. They’ve collaborated with him on an ep’s worth of songs including their debut single “Future is Female” and their current release “Yas Kween”.
CLQQNG UNVIELS VIDEO FOR “OVER WHEN I’M SOBER (FEAT KING DECO)”
Up-and-coming producer from San Diego, CA, CLQQNG sheds light on female skate subculture through the official video for his indie-electronic single “Sober”, featuring seductive vocals from, King Deco – out today via Big Beat Records.
We Were Sharks Debut New Music Video ‘Stay’
Victory Records’ latest signing, WE WERE SHARKS are premiering “Stay,” the second video behind their upcoming album, Lost Touch, set for release on February 23, 2018. The video lands just in time as the Canadian power punks pack their gear and hit the US next week to introduce new tracks from Lost Touch live for the very first time.
Swedish Sister Trio Baskery Release “Sick Of The Remedy”
Today, the Swedish trio Baskery release “Sick Of The Remedy” via all DSP’s. The single comes off their upcoming EP set for release early 2018.
Hunter Hayes Launches “The Rescue Collection” Limited Edition Shoes Today On Zappos.com
Always looking for ways to help others through the power of music, Hunter Hayes officially launches “The Rescue Collection” today on Zappos.com. The five-time GRAMMY nominee’s inspiring track “Rescue,” released earlier this year, kick started the limited edition shoe collaboration, with the designs stemming from the David Garibaldi paintings created in the song’s accompanying music video.
“The Rescue Collection” features two shoe designs printed on Superga sneakers. Each purchase includes a signed copy of Hayes’ hand written lyric sheet in every shoe box. Hayes has partnered with Zappos for Good, the charitable arm of Zappos.com, to designate 100% of the net proceeds from the “The Rescue Collection” to the North Shore Animal League America. A bold supporter of music education, the multi-platinum selling artist is also donating select pairs from “The Rescue Collection” to The CMA Foundation for auction.
UK’s THE XCERTS Release Stunning New Single “Hold On To Your Heart”
Brighton, UK-based three piece THE XCERTS have revealed their brilliant, brand new single, and title track from forthcoming album, HOLD ON TO YOUR HEART which is out now.
C-TROX Releases New Track F/ Sammy Adams
Maryland born rising hip-hop artist, C-TROX is releasing his latest track “Coastin,” featuring Boston rapper Sammy Adams.
This is the second installment from C-TROX’s upcoming album Slightly Intoxicated.
THE FRATELLIS Senior Citizen Shindig Video for “Stand Up Tragedy”
With a flourish and a cheeky grin, THE FRATELLIS share the video for “STAND UP TRAGEDY”, the first single taken from their fifth studio album IN YOUR OWN SWEET TIME released by Cooking Vinyl on March 9, 2018. Dancing between vibrant lyrical dexterity and foot-tapping, spine-tingling rhythms, “Stand Up Tragedy” teases a glittering, adrenaline charged new direction for a band still firing on all cylinders.
Until The Ribbon Releases “My Love”
Following the highly anticipated release of their return single “Here Comes The Feeling” — which garnered praise from the likes of NPR’s Bob Boilen and KEXP’s John Richards amongst others – Until The Ribbon Breaks has released “My Love,” alongside an accompanying video which premiered today on KCRW.
New Music From Legendary Group Xscape!
Multi-platinum hit ’90s girl group Xscape have made their triumphant return to the stage after nearly 20 years apart! With the massively positive support at recent performances at the BET Awards and Essence Festival and sparked by a hit network television docuseries on Bravo (Xscape Still Kickin It), the group is currently on tour performing for thousands of fans across the country and recording their album due in 2018.
The song was produced by Laney Stewart and Tricky Stewart.
Manchester Orchestra Debuts “The Gold (Nick Waterhouse Remix)”
2017 has been a banner year for Manchester Orchestra, who released their fifth album A Black Mile To The Surface on July 28th (Loma Vista) to wide acclaim — from outlets including Entertainment Weekly, Pitchfork, Uproxx, Vulture, Noisey, Alternative Press, and more. The album expands the dynamic sound for which they’ve become known to peak form. Featuring production by Catherine Marks (Foals, PJ Harvey, The Killers), John Congleton (St. Vincent, Explosions In The Sky, Angel Olsen), and their longtime studio partner Dan Hannon, A Black Mile To The Surface showcases a band that rethought, deconstructed, and rebuilt their songwriting process to propel their music into a new emotional arena, drawing on Hull and McDowell’s unique experience scoring Swiss Army Man.
PETE SANTOS OFFERS UP A TASTE OF “ODD NIGHTS” ON NEW SINGLE
You may note a certain worldliness about Pete Santos’ music, and you would be correct. It comes courtesy of his travels growing up as an Air Force brat. So, although he can list the likes of ODB, Kanye, Outkast, Lecrae and De La Soul as influences, the singer/songwriter and emcee has also absorbed the sounds and cultures of the many places he has lived and travelled to. Currently a resident of Finland, Santos still has his sights set on making his mark in the music game stateside and his releases to date include an EP in March 2017 entitled “Our Lives Begin” and recently in August a single titled, “Last Night People”, available on all the DSP’s.
No Depression has premiered Ismay’s single “River Of Light” which will be featured on her debut EP ‘Songs From A River’ out 2/9/2018.
The critically acclaimed Toronto rapper built a palpable buzz for the album’s arrival throughout 2017. Its most recent single “Balance” [feat. dvsn & PnB Rock] arrived late last month and received high praise from critics and fans alike.
“the U.K. pop-R&B star sings about gay sex in a way no other queer musician with a sizable platform does. There’s no filter, no generalizing, and no fear.” – NYLON
Pitbull’s “Greatest Hits” Album Out Today!
GRAMMY® Award-winning, multi-platinum international music icon and business entrepreneur Pitbull today releases his first-ever GREATEST HITS album via Mr. 305/Polo Grounds Music/RCA Records. GREATEST HITS is a celebratory 13 song all-star hit parade, a collection of his massive career-defining singles including “I Know You Want Me (Calle Ocho),” “Give Me Everything (Feat. Ne-Yo, Afrojack and Nayer)” and “Timber (Feat. Kesha),” among so many others. CLICK HERE to purchase / stream the album.