@skopemag news for january 9, 2019 @ 11 am est

Single: ethemadassassin – Animal House ft. J.Bond, O.G. Bobby Ne’gro, & Pisto Pop

Jesse Saunders 35th Anniversary Remix Press Release

Jesse Saunders, known as the Originator of House Music, released the world’s first House Music recording on vinyl. ‘On & On’ isn’t simply the first house record of all time — it’s also among the most iconic. Rolling Stone named it the most influential record in House Music! First released on January 20, 1984 via Jesse’s Jes Say Records (Chicago), the release set the wheels in motion for a sound that continues to grow in influence and popularity to this very day.

Watch Exclusive Video Trailer/New Single – ‘If You Want to Find Love’

Pre-save the first single, ‘If You Want to Find Love’ and gain exclusive access to the unreleased trailer for the new album ‘Quit this Place’ which previews FIVE unreleased tracks!

Legendary Songwriter Joe Jackson Premieres “Friend Better”

Leading up to the release of Joe Jackson’s new studio album Fool on January 18, the GRAMMY Award-winning artist premieres his brand new song “Friend Better” today. A straight forward toast to friendship, “Friend Better” builds on the assumption that whereas love is fleeting, friendship endures.


“Without Me” is Halsey’s first solo single to reach No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2016, she featured on The Chainsmokers’ RIAA Diamond-certified “Closer,” which topped the chart for 12 weeks and earned a GRAMMY nomination. “Without Me” has more than 700 million combined streams and previously topped Billboard’s Digital Song Sales chart for six weeks. Rolling Stone said, “[the] defiant new track…boasts an atmospheric blend of synths that swirl around thumping percussion. Halsey delivers a potent vocal performance…”

Sophie Meiers shares new EP of demos ahead of tour w/ Cautious Clay

Today Sophie Meiers shares the new EP Wingspan featuring four new self-produced demo tracks. These tracks were all written, recorded and produced by Sophie at her new adopted hometown of Los Angeles. Sophie will embark on her first tour later this month, supporting Cautious Clay – the tour launches on Jan. 17 in Vancouver and wraps up on Feb. 2 in Philadelphia. Sophie will also be selling a limited edition, tour-only t-shirt design (pictured below).

#newmusicvideo from STF is futuristic pop perfection

The stunning futuristic visuals tell the story of an ended love affair that results in the replication of former lover. The video’s concept pairs perfectly with the electronic/pop sound that is bound to resonate with any audience.

After opening for incredible acts like Jojo, Brian McKnight, Anderson.Paak and touring with Jack&Jack as part of their band, STF has put together “Lookalike”—a sleek, danceable track that highlights STF’s impeccable vocals and skilled songwriting; it’s pure pop perfection. The energetically charged single touches on what it feels like when your ex-partner begins dating your doppelgänger.

SamadhiSitaram – launch track in the memory of PANTERA

Russian deathcore/metalcore band SamadhiSitaram launched new track Ebash PANTERA, dedicated to the Greatest metal band of all times and peoples – PANTERA! The shining memory of Vinnie Paul & Dimebag Darrell!

Monstrath: Watch the new video for “Stygian”

Brazilian death metallers Monstrath have published a brand new video for the track “Stygian”, which is taken off the band’s debut album “The World Serves To Evil”, out on CD format this January via Downfall Records.

LANA DEL REY RELEASES NEW FAN TRACK “hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have – but i have it”

Lana Del Rey releases new fan track “hope is a dangerous thing for a woman like me to have – but i have it” produced by Jack Antonoff. The track is available now to stream and download on all partners (linked below). Lana recently released two other fan tracks, “Mariners Apartment Complex” and Venice Bitch” in September of 2018 to widespread praise.

Amrit Ghatore Releases Brand New Music Video ‘It’s OK’: A Tribute to the Sikh Soldiers in The Great War

HANNIE | Drama ft. Isaiah Dreads & Hicari

Female electro pop duo HANNIE return with another pop anthem, featuring Isaiah Dreads and Hicari, and co-produced by Embody, dropping January 25th.

Israeli Dark Synthpop Artist LIYA Announces The Release Of LISTEN

From playing the piano and composing since the age of 5, LIYA started making electronic music at the age of 23. Inspired by new wave, synthpop, darkwave and industrial, her music has deep, dark melodies that take you out of your ordinary world. She has also performed extensively throughout Europe and Israel with DJ Yahel while working on her own material.