LEO STANNARD UNVEILS VIDEO FOR NEW TRACK ‘HOME’
22-year-old multi-instrumentalist and artist Leo Stannard has debuted the video for latest track ?Home,? via Black Butter Records.
Showcasing Leo?s stunning baritone-esque vocals, ?Home? starts with gentle finger-plucked acoustic guitar before launching in to an explosive chorus, as crashing drums and piano envelop the track. The video finds Leo in a loving environment surrounded by friends and family, focusing on the different relationships people build in life, whilst he faithfully writes and works on his music.
New music: Laura Welsh releases new track ‘Atomised’ today
Having featured on the soundtrack to motion picture ‘Fallen’, Laura Welsh releases her track ‘Atomised’ today, April 5th through AWAL. Reminding us of her deft talent for songwriting and stunning, ethereal vocals.
YEBBA Debuts New Music Video for “Evergreen”
Hailing from West Memphis, Arkansas, YEBBA is one of the more distinctive and soulful voices to come along in song time. You may already know her, but if you don’t, there is no better time like the present. From the first the first time you hear the sound of her voice and all through her deep harmonies YEBBA is absolutely mesmerizing. Beats 1 and Apple Music collaborated with YEBBA on a dark, yet angelic performance video for her debut song “Evergreen” backed by a full vocal choir. Directed by award-winning film director and photographer Francesco Carrozzini and shot in a church in New York City, the video is as equally beautiful as it is chilling.
Boston Calling announces its largest food and drink lineup to date. With over 150 menu items to choose from this year, the festival rolls out a lineup of incredible new restaurants, chefs and food vendors alongside several returning favorites. Plenty of local and international craft beers and wines will round out this year’s menu. Boston Calling takes place Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-27, 2018 at the Harvard Athletic Complex in Allston (65 North Harvard Street, Boston).
Boston Calling’s food & drink offerings in General Admission and VIP will be folded directly into the festival’s expanded layout this year allowing festival goers to catch performances from the likes of Eminem, The Killers, Jack White, and more, while choosing from over 35 local restaurants and vendors, 11 of which are new. Boston’s wood-fired favorite Area Four joins the food & drink lineup this year, as does Cambridge’s Commonwealth and its array of chef driven sandwiches, local cult favorite Union Square Donuts, the mobile Middle Eastern standout, The Chubby Chickpea, and Jaju Pierogi, to name a few.
Dan Owen releases ‘Icarus’ busking video
‘Icarus’ follows the release of his previous hit singles ‘Made To Love You’ and ‘Hideaway’, both taken from the forthcoming album. ‘Made To Love You’ has amassed well over 11 million streams on Spotify, while ‘Hideaway’ has also proved a highly praised radio hit. It was featured as ‘Record Of the Week’ at Radio 1 and Virgin Radio, and it received support across the board of tastemakers at Radio 2.
Produced by Sean O’Keefe (Plain White T’s) Still Alive is tiernan’s first acoustic solo EP. The veteran punk rocker, whose song “The End of the World” (about a hypothetical President Schwarzenegger) garnered airplay on over one hundred radio stations worldwide circa 2009, is now shifting gears for a journey into sparse, introspective acoustic offerings. The closing song on this first acoustic EP was previously released by his award-winning acoustic-pop duo (nature airliner) and will be promoted at the Liverpool Sound City festival this May.
Howlin Rain has announced the release of their fifth album, ‘The Alligator Bride,’ due June 8 via founding member Ethan Miller’s artist run label, Silver Current Records. A set of swampy, ragged, and unapologetic rock ‘n’ roll, Miller’s merry band of pranksters tracked the record over three days with engineer Eric “King Riff” Bauer at the Mansion in San Francisco, playing live to tape and cutting the material in first and second takes. The first single and title track was premiered by NPR Music’s Songs We Love. It’s available Friday, April 6 at all digital music providers.
MXDWN Premieres Goodnight, Texas’ Album Conductor Out April 6th
San Francisco’s transcontinental Americana outfit Goodnight, Texas’ highly anticipated third full-length album, Conductor, is premiering on MXDWN. The album is set to release tomorrow, Friday, April 6, 2018.
Polychrome share kaleidoscopic visuals for reflectively rich lead-single ‘Final Kiss’
Production duo Polychrome have been praised by the likes of NME, UNCUT, DIY and NBHAP. The band are an equal partnership of Victoria Harrison and Oliver Price. Victoria feels that there is still a long way to go for women in the music industry; she wants to inspire more young women to get into production and engineering roles since these are typically male-dominated.
LA-based singer, songwriter, producer and violinist Sudan Archives has just released a new single, “Nont For Sale.” The new single arrives in conjunction with the announcement of her forthcoming sophomore EP Sink, set for release May 25 via Stones Throw. “‘Sink’ describes the way I want my music to make you feel,” she says, “It’s inspired by my love of fluidity, movement of jellyfish and water.”
Nineteen year-old British prodigy Yellow Days today releases his new single, “The Way Things Change.” It is now available to stream and purchase at all digital service providers via Sony Music U.K./RCA Records. Click here to listen.
We are proud to announce the new single by Grizzly Bear & Department of Eagles member Daniel Rossen, to be released on 12” exclusively for Record Store Day 2018. It is the first official solo release by Rossen since 2012’s widely-acclaimed EP Silent Hour / Golden Mile (Warp Records).
Internationally acclaimed rock band Stone Sour has shared an official video for “St. Marie,” which is taken from their chart-topping new LP HYDROGRAD. Directed by Mark Klasfeld, the official video for “St. Marie” is streaming now on www.stonesour.com/stmarie. Furthermore, Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor spoke with Billboard for an exclusive interview about “St. Marie” and the concept behind the video.
The disturbing new video was directed by David Hall of Uneasy Sleeper (Today Is The Day, Ulver, Misery Index), and sees its unveiling through a premiere at Revolver Magazine, who offers of WOLVHAMMER, “their focused, mid-tempo riffing still screams “we hate you” and they clearly realize that variance in tempo and approach is the key to keeping things interesting.”
Today, RCA Records officially announces the signing of LA-based boyband BROCKHAMPTON to the label’s stellar roster. Founded by Kevin Abstract, BROCKHAMPTON consists of fourteen kids, all filling different roles to create a self-sufficient creative enterprise. Made of rappers, directors, photographers, engineers, producers, graphic designers, and DJs, the group is able to execute a fully unified and realized artistic vision.
Initially announced on March 30, along with an assist from Jaden Smith, Kevin Abstract explains the group’s decision to sign with the iconic label via Instagram: “They understood that we wanted to be the biggest boyband in the world and I’m a firm believer in not being able to do everything on your own. Find people whose morals and vision align with yours and follow that.”
Bear Hands Debut New Single And Music Video “Back Seat Driver (Spirit Guide)”
This morning, Bear Hands return with their new single, “Back Seat Driver (Spirit Guide)”. The track is dynamic and propulsive, but also reflective and measured, cautious of the impulse to move forward, driven only by momentum. “The song is about free will and finding yourself doing things that you don’t feel you are in control of,” says lead singer Dylan Rau, “being drawn to something and not really knowing why.” The song has already been added into rotation at 92.3 ALT Radio New York and Sirius XM Alt Nation, and is included in Spotify’s Rock This (4.1M followers) New Noise (270k followers), and Digging Now (681k followers) playlists. Watch the new music video for “Back Seat Driver (Spirit Guide),” directed by Jonathan Chu, here.
The single has gone on to accumulate over 290K audio streams while debuting at #7 on the iTunes UK Chart upon the release in celebration of Valentine’s Day. Vibe went on to recognize the track as the an “infectious new love ballad” with an “infectious melody” to match. Sit tight…a video for the dancehall love song is well on its way.
The duo’s fall 2017 follow-ups “Glue” ft. RAYE, “All The Way” and “Uh Huh” explored new sonic terrain, branching out from 2016’s “Move Together” release. Today, the duo shares their stunning visual for “All The Way” which premiered earlier today on Complex. Directed by group member Billy Walsh and shot in Los Angeles, the video takes a more simple approach, with a focus on body and movement. Click here to watch.
Sydney-based, Grammy nominated, trio Mansionair return today with new single ‘Violet City’, released via Glassnote Records. ‘Violet City’ is a powerful and poignant song driven by a propulsive electronic bass, buoyant drums and lead singer Jack Froggatt’s note perfect falsetto.
THE GOLDEN GRASS: Absolutely Full-Length From Psychedelic Retro Rock Power Trio
Absolutely is the forthcoming full-length fromBrooklyn, New York-based psychedelic retro rock power trio THE GOLDEN GRASS. Already out in Europe, the record will see US release this Friday via Listenable Records.
Moe Kash – “Closest Man 2 God”
Born in Haiti, but hailing from Broward County Florida, Moe’s flow flirts with the old school, but showcases a focused, modern sound. The budding rapper definitely treasured the lesson learned from hip-hop icons such as Notorious B.I.G., Tupac, Rick Ross, Young Jeezy and TI, just to name a few icons that Moe looks up to and respects big time.
Colin Stetson scores ‘Hereditary’
Hereditary is an upcoming horror film directed by newcomer Ari Aster. Following lavish praise from early screenings and a successful run on the festival circuit, A24 (Moonlight, Lady Bird, A Ghost Story) is releasing the film on June 8th, 2018.
NOWNESS has shared Yonatan Gat’s video for his single “Medicine”, which features the Algonquin Native American group Eastern Medicine Singers. The track, along with previous face-melting single “Cockfight” (which took its cue from Balinese gamelan) and eight other tracks, will be featured on his forthcoming album ‘Universalists’ out May 4th on Joyful Noise Recordings (US) and Glitterbeat (EU). The track also premiered on Magnet.
Rue Snider Releases Cheeky Official Music Video For Latest Alt Single
Brooklyn-based singer songwriter Rue Snider releases the official music video for “Vamonos” – the debut single off of his upcoming album City Living. Combining 80s alt sounds with a lyrical style reminiscent of 60s rock revolutionaries, “Vamonos” sets the scene for his album release later this summer.
DAVID GUETTA STARS IN COMEDIC, NINJA-FILLED MUSIC VIDEO FOR NEW SIA COLLAB, “FLAMES”!
Platinum-selling, Grammy nominated artists David Guetta and Sia have amassed over a billion streams across their previous chart-topping hits. Today the duo reveals the official music video for their new high-energy single “Flames” starring actor Danny Trejo and Guetta himself, featured alongside ninjas making spectacular moves and comedic references – WATCH HERE!
‘I Still Believe’ – ZØYA New Music Video
The story that follows two people: a drug addict that is not able to stop using drugs on her own and a cancer patient who has been given a little chance to live. The video also features real people’s struggle stories at the end. The music video aims to raise awareness on substance abuse and the hard reality of cancer, as well as to encourage listeners to “still believe” and have a steadfast faith despite the circumstance or situation in life.
ELECTUS Release Animated Video For Third Single ‘Slip Away’
Hard rock act ELECTUS from West Midlands UK have revealed their new third and final single ‘Slip Away’ taken from their sophomore album “Rock & Roll Incarnate Part One” which was released last year. The single was released March 1st 2018 and now the creative and wonderful video is here to accompany it. This will be the last single from this album as their gear up to unleash their third album later this year. So enjoy this latest inspiring release while we eagerly await the upcoming album.
Frederick The Younger share “Human Child II” music video
Frederick The Younger’s sound is driven by lead singer Jenni Cochran’s captivating vocals, which have drawn comparisons to everyone from Janis Joplin to Karen O. Their album Human Child (stream) was produced by veteran sonic wizard Kevin Ratterman (My Morning Jacket, Andrew Bird, Twin Limb), and is a bigger and more exploratory progression of their debut Warm Front EP.
Multi-instrumentalist and songwriter siblings Henry and Rupert Stansall are the Ruen Brothers, making their mark with an evocative, distinct sound and “swooping vocals that’d make Roy Orbison jealous” (NME). Their first single, “ALL MY SHADES OF BLUE,” premieres today with PopMatters, who rave, “the duo creates stunning pop gems with seeming ease,” and will be released widely on April 6.The new song is the title track from their forthcoming debut album produced by Rick Rubin, and features Chad Smith (Red Hot Chilli Peppers) on drums, Dave Keuning (The Killers) on strings and Ian McLagan (Faces/Small Faces) on keyboards.
Indiana hardcore-punk band NEW HEART has premiered a new song, titled “No More Hate,” over at No Echo. An exclusive interview with band member Nathan Evans accompanies the premiere, in which he discusses the song’s thematics. “The lyrics to this song were written within 72 hours of the event happening,” explains Evans. “Hayden, our new vocalist, and I put our heads together, and we came up with a song that we’re extremely proud of.”