Month: April 2018

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 21, 2018 @ 10 AM EST

KC Hardcore Band SPINE Premiere Music Video for “Warm Now Cold” As they prepare for the release of their second full-length album, Faith, on June 15th, Kansas City’s SPINE have premiered the album’s first single. “Warm Now Cold” is the first peek at the record; the track seamlessly blends the sounds of NYHC bands like…

Let Whitney Peyton In

Don’t be afraid to break the walls down. Whitney Peyton’s new song, “Let Me In” illustrates relationship woes and reminds us that our past may often haunt us. It’s only when you get close to somebody that you realize wounds from previous lovers can still sting. All too often, people sweep their feelings under the…

Jacquees & TK Kravitz Release Music Video “OCEAN”

TK Kravitz teamed up with fellow ATLien and R&B sensation, Jacquees for their new music video, “Ocean.” “Ocean” comes right after TK’s smash hit, “Space Ft. Sexton,” which reached the Top 10 on Urban US Radio and garnered over 50 million total streams. After dominating radio and embarking on a US tour with A Boogie…

ShaQ: Muzik : “Let Me in Your Heart Again”

A possible solution and a means of hope for love lost comes with the new single release from recording artist ShaQ: Muzik. The track is entitled “Let Me in Your Heart Again” and is a soulful, heartfelt  R&B ballad with a laid back rhythm and an undeniable message of romance. A follow-up to the artist’s…

What You Didn’t Know About Kentucky Driving

When it comes to driving in Kentucky, many of the driving laws here are the same as they are throughout most other states. To enjoy all the beauty and scenery that the Bluegrass State has to offer, though, you’ll want to have the 5 tools everyone driving in KY need as well as give yourself…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 20, 2018 @ 1 PM EST

Andy Jenkins reveals brand new track + video feat. Matthew E. White Andy Jenkins has today shared brand new single “Sweet Bunch” along with its accompanying video. The title track of his debut album of the same name is out June 15th, 2018 on Spacebomb Records (Matthew E. White, Natalie Prass, Bedouine). Jenkins originates from…

Simon XO ‘There’s A Way Out’ Live Video

New electro-pop artist named Simon XO. He recently released his newest single, “There’s A Way Out” on March 30. The live music video for this single comes out on April 25. “Theres A Way Out” is a follow up to his double single debut, “How Do I Fight” and “Waiting For Me To Break.” These…

Hitting the Road: 5 Tips for Your Band’s First Tour

You are hitting the road for the first time. No doubt you and your band mates are excited about the tour, but there are a few things you should consider. The following are five tips that can help ensure your tour is a success. Make a List It is important that you make a list…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 20, 2018 @ 9 AM EST

FLOW New Video ‘Our Story’ GRAMMY®-Winning Guitarist Will Ackerman, Pianist Fiona Joy, Guitarist Lawrence Blatt and Trumpet & Flugelhorn player Jeff Oster have just won an INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARD for “Best New Age Album for FLOW. FLOW is also nominated for Two ZMR Awards (Album of the Year and Best Contemporary Instrumental Album).” FLOW is…

Beaux Cheveux Presents “Rio Grande”

Adrian Connor and Clementine Bonzo, the musical duo better known as Beaux Cheveux, are back with a new video for their song “Rio Grande”. You may recall their recent singles, “Deeper Feeling” and “Free Love” as eclectic blends of analog meets digital with explosive harmonies leading the charge. “Rio Grande” is a bit of a…

New Video By Karen Atkins “High On Love (Can’t Get Too)”

Some coincidences seem cosmically arranged. Consider, for instance, the strange and marvelous case of the high-spirited, extraterrestrial new video from Karen Atkins. In the clip for the funky “High On Love (Can’t Get Too)”, the versatile Californian singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist escapes the planet and coasts through the stars in a cherry-red Tesla Roadster. Imagine her…

Doug McCurry – ‘Doug McCurry & the Verticals II’

Doug McCurry has been involved in original music since the 80’s, as both a musician and producer. He was a member of the band Big Brick Building, who released 2 CDs and drew the attention of industry professionals, critics, and alternative music fans. After several years of absence, Seven Songs About Leaving marked the return…

Anjali Ray – “Giant” / “Different Side of Me”

I’m not sure if this is two separate singles, a “double-sided” single or what. I thought it was an EP, but it’s only two songs, so that’s probably not the case. In any event, this will probably appeal to fans of artists like Celine Dion. It is the same kind of mainstream music. URL: http://www.anjaliray.com/…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 19, 2018 @ 3 PM EST

88 Palms Announce New EP, Share “Bright Lights” Video NYC-based synth-pop duo 88 Palms announce their new EP Love Safari out May 25th. Recorded at Midnight Sun Studios in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, the EP features Caito Sanchez (Midnight Magic, Charles Bradley, Lee Fields) on percussion, Jim Orso (Escort) and Tyler Pope (LCD Soundsystem) on bass, and…

S. SPONJI LIVING – ‘I Love You’

From Ivory Coast, Africa S.Sponji Linving is giving us those beach vibes and spreading his love all around with his new track “I love you”. Ivory Coast it’s known for its beautiful touristic complexes consisting basically on beaches, jungles and paradisiacal landscapes. An all tropical flow and S. Spongi let it show on his music.…

WELLES drops nostalgic & grungy track, “Rock N Roll”

“Rock N Roll” is the new single from Welles, the Arkansas-based project of 23-year-old singer, and multi-talented musician, Jesse Wells. “It’s an apathetic sigh- a realization that the system’s broke, the dream’s a nightmare,” Jesse Welles says of the track. “When you realize that after the war all you have left is culture. So go…

Yvette Nacer Video ‘Who We Were Before’

Following her successful starring role on Nickelodeon’s critically-acclaimed and Emmy winning live-action musical series “The Fresh Beat Band,” and a series of high-profile collaborations from Justin Bieber to Wyclef Jean, Cuban-American singer & songwriter Yvette Nacer is for the first time stepping into her own as a solo artist, and today we would love to…

How to Make Set up for an Outdoor Music Festival Simple

If you are setting up stages and other items for a music festival, then you must make things simpler so that the process is completed quickly. Follow these steps to have an easier time with preparing for your fun outdoor music festival. Get Your Local Government Permits In order to have a music festival for…

Rossemberg Maza New Album ‘A Bad Guy’

  Rossemberg Maza has just released his brand new 13-track album, A Bad Guy. This album represents Maza’s alter-ego. It was a way for him to express himself in a way that he never had before and let this alter-ego run wild. The album is infused with a wide variety of genres, including R&B, pop,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 19, 2018 @ 9 AM EST

Mike Patton collaborator Kaada shares absorbing new track “Home In the Dark” Diverse and prolific Norwegian composer and multi-instrumentalist Kaada (aka John Erik Kaada, pronounced CODA) has a career spans a string of critically acclaimed solo albums, major motion picture scores, high-profile collaborations with key players such as Mike Patton (Fantômas, Faith No More, Mr.…

Jasmine Crowe Presents Video / Single “Breaking Things”

An artist’s appearance may be important, and showmanship may be critical, and instrumental talent may be indispensable. But real music fans know –songwriting is the lifeblood of the industry. Without great songs, the world doesn’t turn. That’s a lesson that Jasmine Crowe has internalized, manifesting itself with two consecutive years winning the UK Songwriting Contest.…

New Video By ZanMan Trippin “Bitcoin”

Mike Francis, better known as ZanMan Trippin, was born in Long Island, NY. He now represents “da Nawfside” of Atlanta, Lawrenceville GA, in Gwinnett County. Some of his musical influences are Future, Max B, Wiz Khalifa, and lots of 60s 70s & 80s R&B music. At the age of 13, he started freestyling and continued…

SUSTAINABILITY AT THE LOWEST TEMPERATURES

These days the use of the water heaters is increasing to a great extent. Not only are they used in the houses, but also at some of the luxurious hotels and the public places. In the extreme cold countries, it is not at all easy to cope up with the dangerous winters. There is always…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 18, 2018 @ 2 PM EST

UK producer Bleaching Agent [Opal Tapes, Komisch, Mira] > new EP ‘Mulkul’ Shadowy UK based producer Bleaching Agent (AKA Al Mathews) will release his new EP ‘Mulkul’ this May on newly minted London label Reposition Records. The four-track release also features a remix by D-56M (AKA Nick Dunton of 65d Mavericks). Moses Sumney Shares New…

Passive Profits Book Reveals How Online Entrepreneurs, Marketers Can Work Less & Earn More

The internet provides a remarkable platform for large and small businesses alike, and learning how to take advantage of this incredible tool can mean more publicity, more customers, and more sales―all with less work for entrepreneurs. In the newly-released book titled ” The Salesman Who Doesn’t Sell” (Morgan James Publishing; February 2018/paperback/ISBN 978-1683505976), hugely successful…

Sasha Sloan Signs to RCA Records

Rising singer-songwriter Sasha Sloan has signed to RCA Records. After emerging last fall writing and appearing on several high-profile collaborations, Sasha released her debut single “Ready Yet” and has amassed over 10.4 million Streams on Spotify alone. Since then, she’s established herself as an artist to watch as she continues to release emotionally-rich, left-of-center pop…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 18, 2018 @ 10 AM EST

Montreal’s Anemone shares psych-pop single “Bout De Toi” Today, Montreal’s Anemone shares a second single, a twirling French psych-pop track “Bout De Toi”, which follows the stellar lead-single – “Baby Only You & I” . Both are taken from the project’s forthcoming debut EP, out April 27 on Luminelle Recordings. Yvette Nacer Releases “Who We…

RGF – “Spanish Orange”

RGF America is one band that delivered with its latest release, Spanish Orange. Hearing those words, you would probably think of a soft country song like Blake Shelton’s Sangria. However, as a fan of alternative rock, I was glad that that was not the case. Spanish Orange is a roller-coaster mix of emotions, vocals and…

Brother Jon Band – “Bobby’s Blues”

If you want to take a deep dive into something like sharp and crushed distortion with a mounting guitar tone, ”Bobby Blues” is the right track for you. This song belongs to the last album of Brother John, ”Open Jam”. ”Open Jam” earned massive critical appreciation, especially for the song ”Bobby Blues”. This song came…

New Video By Raiden & Yuri (Girls’ Generation) “Always Find You”

Korean popular music is wide, ambitious, and varied, and loaded with great songs and colorful talent. Alas, it doesn’t intersect very much with U.S. pop, but as more and more Americans wake up to the excellence of contemporary Korean artists, that unfortunate reality is bound to change. When it does – and it certainly will…

AWOLNATION Presents “Handyman”

“Handyman,” the third single off Six-Time Platinum band, AWOLNATION’s forthcoming sophomore album, Here Come The Runts, speaks volumes for just how much the band has grown since their 2011 debut, Megalithic Symphony skyrocketed them to stardom. Tapping into a virgin source of inspiration for the new album, the band is traversing uncharted sonic territory. With…

DaniLeigh Has A Lot More, She Wants to Do, She Wants More!

DaniLeigh A.K.A. Danielle Curiel is an artist of traits, as she has played the director role, as well as been a dance, choregrapher, and singer of course. Over time, building herself upward, writing and recording material, releasing her EP “Summer With Friends” (2017), with a follow-up set in stone for 2018! She just has so…

Simple, But Effective Ways to Improve a Concert Venue

If you own a concert venue that sees a lot of regular traffic from popular bands, you can often see some significant improvements by investing in certain additions to the place, and not just in the way of stage equipment. If you get creative and really think hard about what people like to do at…

EDITORS Share Video For New Single “Darkness at The Door”

Editors today announce ‘Darkness At The Door’ as the next single to be taken from their critically acclaimed UK Top 10 album ‘Violence’. Filmed at the band’s sold out headline show at Amsterdam’s 17,000 capacity Ziggo Dome, the video merges electrifying live footage with more intimate, close up shots of singer Tom Smith. It was…

When Is a Debt Consolidation Loan the Better Option?

With the demanding economy, millions of people have been surviving mostly on debts and loans. This is sad but we cannot run way from the truth. In fact, this particular state has been so immense to a point that most debtors have tainted their credit scores is a less than a year. Fortunately, we are…

My World Down – ‘Until I Break’

Intensity reigns supreme on the burning, yearning desire of My World Down’s “Until I Break”. Volume deserves to be blasted for the entire piece burns through its track duration with incredible majesty. Everything works wonders: from the propulsive rhythms to the manic energy of the guitars. Tying all of this together are the poetic lyrics…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 17, 2018 @ 1 PM EST

Introducing Bishop Gunn – debut album Natchez out May 4! Bishop Gunn recorded four songs for Natchez (named after the band’s hometown in Mississippi) during their 2017 Muscle Shoals Sound sessions with producer Mark Neill (The Black Keys). At MSSS, the band recorded simultaneous live tracking of guitars, drums, vocals, bass—something they’d never done before.…

SKOPE NEWS FOR APRIL 17, 2018 @ 9 AM EST

Jenny Wilson | New Video This new clip for Lo’ Hi’ was shot over the course of a sub-zero February night in Jenny’s native Stockholm, and mixes animated sequences with strobe-lit footage of her to unsettling effect. The film was directed by Gustaf Holtenäs, also behind the animated clip for previous single ‘Rapin*’, which premiered…