TILE: Pennsylvania Noise Rock/Sludge Outfit Releases “Change The World” Video
Allentown, Pennsylvania-based noise rock/sludge trio TILE has released a new video for “Change The World,” which is found on the band’s new LP, Come On Home, Stranger. The LP was released earlier this month through Limited Appeal Records, and on the same day TILE kicked off an Eastern US tour supporting the album.
Venus and the Moon x Justin Raisen x Devo
Venus and the Moon (Rain Phoenix and Frally Hynes) covered Devo’s “Beautiful World” and it’s better than the original according to Devo’s Mark Mothersbaugh. Produced and recorded by Justin Raisen (Kim Gordon, Angel Olsen, Yves Tumor, Marissa Nadler) in Los Angeles the single is a reimagined synth-pop version of the subversive 80’s hit.
“Venus and the Moon’s version is better than the original ” – Mark Mothersbaugh of Devo
Lucy & La Mer is the LA-based indie project
Lucy & La Mer is the LA-based indie project of singer/songwriter Lucy LaForge. Known for her bright melodies and disarming lyrics, Lucy wrote her debut EP Little Spoon while living aboard a sailboat after a bad breakup. The folk pop EP charted on College Radio in 2015, followed by a national tour and 2 semi-finalist spots in the International Songwriter Contest.
After landing in LA, Lucy began performing live with a full band and caught the attention of major press like the LA Times. Lead by Lucy’s welcoming stage presence and unmistakable attire (the band wears colorful bowties and decorates the stage), their live shows have gained attention for their interactive audience participation and focus on community activism.
Sarahj. to release new EP; release new single ‘Safe’
Pop/punk comes in many ways, shapes and forms. In the case of Melbourne five-piece, Sarahj, they bring a tinge of alternative rock that brings them musically in to a world all of their own.
Sarahj took to playing big and small shows hard and fast around Melbourne since their inception – even before releasing a single, and by doing so have – and continue to forge a name for themselves on the live circuit. They pack a punch on stage and off, sharing youthful, honest energy that can be felt by any audience.
For Feature on Skope: Billboard Calls Hamish Anderson a “Guitar Hero” and Premieres NEW Video
Australia-born, blues-rock artist Hamish Anderson announces his new video, “No Good”with a premiere on Billboard , who deems Anderson as a””singer, songwriter and guitar hero.” The track, which debuted on Relix Magazine, was selected for Spotify’s Official ‘Nu Blues’ playlist. Hamish’s new single “No Good” picks up where Trouble (2016) left off – featuring heavier rock sounds & produced by 7x Grammy winner Jim Scott (Tom Petty, Tedeschi Trucks) with drummer Johnny Radelat (Gary Clark Jr), bassist Chris Bruce (Meshell Ndegeocello) and organist Jerry Borge (Jonathan Wilson).
~ DIET release sophomore EP ‘Sundown’ ~
Surfacing on all good streaming services today is DIET’s driving, honest, sophomore, track Sundown EP. The beloved Melbourne five piece proudly release the six-track collection the same day they kick off a five date EP tour including three live shows at Brisbane’s BIGSOUND.
Coco and the Butterfields Unveil New Music Video For ‘Monsters’
With its uplifting harmonies and anthemic chorus line, ‘Monsters’ is a refreshingly positive take on the 21st Century love song. It’s a track about promises and assurances, it is about guaranteeing that you will be there for someone regardless of their insecurities or ‘inner demons’.
Dark pop sensation XOV returns with “ATARAX”
Swedish-Iranian artist / producer XOV gained international recognition in 2015 following his collaboration with Lorde on The Hunger Games: Mockingjay soundtrack.
The first single off his new Nebula EP (later this fall) is titled “ATARAX”, a poetic, feel-good banger about dealing with anxiety.
XOV stands out with a unique blend of modern hip hop/rnb (Travis Scott, Kanye West, Frank Ocean) and 80s synthesizers and lyrical melodies (Sting, Depeche Mode, Sade) creating his own world of dark, atmospheric pop.
Reeko Squeeze drops new track ‘Disgrace’
Hot on the heels of his freestyle ‘Mr Rope’ earlier this month, Lewisham-raised rapper Reeko Squeeze drops another heater in the form of his new single ‘Disgrace’. The artist has also dropped hints about his forthcoming mixtape Child’s Play 2, which is due for release this Autumn.
J Appiah releases a new video for ‘Calling’
The video for ‘Calling’ stems from a concept worked on by J and his good friend and director Mitch Kalisa. They wanted to reflect the themes of the song in visual form, settling on performances by actors who represent individuals in the throes of personal struggle. Balletic and interpretive in nature, their exact struggles aren’t outlined, allowing space for the viewer to project his or her own ideas and emotional responses into the frame.
FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE’S INAUGURAL FGL FEST
FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE are gearing up for their inaugural outdoor FGL Fest at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday, September 8. The music and entertainment event offers massive value for fans with an action-packed day including full sets by eight major national music performers, the amazing MONSTER ENERGY FMX SHOW by freestylemx.com and a mobile video game arena powered by 704GAMES.
Kicking into high gear, the MULTI-PLATINUM superstar duo FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE will headline FGL Fest. Running from 3 p.m. through 11 p.m. (ET), the revved-up music lineup will also include COLE SWINDELL, NELLY, RAELYNN, JILLIAN JACQUELINE, MASON RAMSEY, RILEY GREEN, and STEPHANIE QUAYLE.
Fatherson share new video for ‘Charm School’
Fatherson today share the new video for Charm School, taken from their forthcoming album Sum Of All Your Parts out on September 14th.
The second track to be taken from the album, Charm School – first played on Annie Mac’s Radio 1 Show – is, according to the band, “An observation on having to mind your p’s and q’s all the time – and the need to jump through hoops for other people. A charm school is an elocution school where people are taught manners above all else – which might be a little unrealistic for real life”.
Jvck James Reveals Video For ‘Wine’
Today sees teenage prodigy JVCK JAMES release the new video for his single ‘WINE’, the third track revealed by the hotly tipped R&B newcomer this year following previous releases ‘On My Way’ and ‘Fears’ earlier in the summer. Working with Toronto-based collaborator LordQuest (SZA, ScHoolboy Q) for the first time, ‘Wine’ finds Jvck in imperious form and further cements his position as one of the rising stars of UK R&B. The new psychedelia tinged visuals continue the narrative from Jvck’s previous video ‘Fears’, once again directed by upcoming talent Elliot Smith. You can watch the video for ‘Wine’ HERE.