@skopemag News For October 9, 2018 @ 3 pm est


Today, Australian twin beat-makers Cosmo’s Midnight share the video for their track “Talk To Me” Feat. Tove Styrke which is included on their recently released debut album What Comes Next via Nite High/Sony Music Australia/RCA Records. The video takes place within their Inner West Sydney family home and chronicles Cosmo’s quest to save his forgotten house party plans via a “Talk To Me” service. The guest list features a party crew of a number of Australian stars including Touch Sensitive, Nina Las Vegas, Tyde Levi, Tkay Maidza, UV boi فوقبنفسجي, Young Franco, Asta, FlexMami, Basenji, Ryan Hemsworth, Woodes and Maribelle.

Yung Baby Tate Stops by Mass Appeal for an Open Space interview

The Multitalented Yung Baby Tate stopped by Mass Appeal to give an inside look at her single “BOB” and “Boys”. The Atlanta singer/producer also spoke about her inspirations behind her music as well as about her struggles of being a woman in the industry.

Thrash Metal Quartet CALAMITY Release Video “The Truth” From The Upcoming Album

Puerto Rican thrashers Calamity will release their sophomore album, Kairos, in the early 2019. As the first offering of the album, they have released the video of the first single “The Truth”.

Watch: Calamity Thrash Hard in Video for ‘The Truth’

Lostboycrow Premieres “Since The Day I Was Born” Official Video

LA-based pop artist Lostboycrow unveils the official video for “Since The Day I Was Born,” the first single off of his debut full length album Santa Fe, out early 2019 via RED Music. The track serves as a byproduct of Lostboycrow’s writing retreat in Santa Fe, NM this year.

Bishop Gunn’s video for “Alabama” premieres with Rolling Stone Country!

The official video for Bishop Gunn’s song “Alabama,” is premiering today via Rolling Stone Country who hails, “’Alabama,’ is something of an outlier, downplaying the group’s amplified attack in favor of haunting chord progressions and swampy, gospel-influenced vocal hooks. The result is a spooky ballad fit for a Stephen King movie, with a music video to match.” The video was directed by Tyler Barksdale and filmed entirely in Leiper’s Fork, TN. Watch/share the video HERE.

See Rock-Blues Band Bishop Gunn’s Disturbing ‘Alabama’ Video


Grammy Award winning record producer and songwriter Mike WiLL Made-It has been set to executive produce the original motion picture soundtrack for Creed II, the continuation of the Rocky saga and the sequel to the critically acclaimed and crowd-pleasing 2015 hit Creed, which took in more than $170 million at the worldwide box office. Mike WiLL, the founder of Ear Drummer Records, is the mastermind behind such massive hits as Beyoncé’s “Formation” and Kendrick Lamar’s Grammy Award-winning “Humble,” and Rae Sremmurd’s “Black Beatles,” which spent seven weeks on top of the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Felly Shares New Video “Maple”

Connecticut rapper Felly releases the video for his single “Maple” today via Sony Music Entertainment/Same Plate Entertainment. The track to the video is off of the rapper’s recently released album Surf Trap and was featured on Spotify’s New Music Friday and Apple Music’s Future Hits and New Fire playlists. The Ben Marc-directed video premiered today on Reddit and is available today.


Chart-topping Chinese recording artist/songwriter/producer/actor Kris Wu has released a video for his latest single, “Freedom” ft. Jhené Aiko, out via Ace Unit/Interscope Records.

Jacob Banks Debuts New Track & Announces North American Dates For Village Tour

Critically-acclaimed singer-songwriter Jacob Banks shares new track “Slow Up” from his highly- anticipated debut album Village, available November 2nd via Interscope Records. Produced by Malay (Frank Ocean, John Legend, Sam Smith), the track is a powerful, poignant ode to living in the moment and embracing the love surrounding us.

AlunaGeorge Announce North American Tour Dates

Following the release of their highly anticipated and critically acclaimed ‘Champagne Eyes’ EP last week, British duo AlunaGeorge have announced a handful of North American live dates. Starting on November 24 at San Francisco’s The Independent, then making stops at the legendary Troubadour in Los Angeles on November 27 before venturing to Chicago’s Bottom Lounge on December 3 and New York City’s Bowery Ballroom on December 11.

Badflower Solidifies No. 1 Rock Single With “Ghost”

Badflower frontman Josh Katz muses “I didn’t even think the song would make the album but to see the connection it has made with so many people has been amazing! We have the most talented and dedicated team in the industry to thank for this. And all of you who connected with the song, requested it at your radio station, came to a show. So much love for everyone. Dream come true for sure. We’re ready for whatever comes next.”

Soc Sosa “Y.O.C.O.”

Soc Sosa entered the music scene with his debut album “Socratez Philosophies.” Sosa also built his empire during this time, Arrogant and Cocky Entertainment. As President of A.C.E., he worked with numerous artists. He gained much recognition during the course of promoting “Socrates Philosophies.” He helped to bring The Source Magazine to Milwaukee, where he was featured along with several other local artists. Soon after, Soc took a sabbatical from music. During that time, his dreams never soared away from his music career. The years he spent outside of the music industry just made him realize, even more how passionate he was for music.

DOG Power shares new single from upcoming LP on Flying Nun

DOG Power is a New Zealand rock band, formed in 2017 by indie pop, singer-songwriter Sam Perry, the group’s lead singer, and experimental musician Henry Nicol. 2018 saw Perry and Nicol move to Belgrade, Serbia, out of a desire for the freedom to make their music their life.

Meg Myers channels her inner powers in “Jealous Sea” video | premiering on Refinery29    

The video was directed by Clara Aranovich, who also directed the video for “Numb”, and sees Meg walking the streets of Los Angeles at night, as she slowly embraces her inner powers and wild side. Clara elaborated on the visuals- “Anyone who’s seen Meg perform live can attest that she has incredible presence; it’s as if she becomes someone or something else all together, as if she’s channeling odd forces. For JEALOUS SEA, I was compelled to make something that showcases this side of Meg, this power she has, a power I feel all women secretly hold.”