@skopemag news for january 27, 2019 @ 11 am est

Matroda Intensifies The Bass House Scene With “They Call Me”

Using dark melodic stabs entwined with palpitating drums and crunchy bass riffs, Matroda crafts one of his most intense productions to date on the rousing bass house single “They Call Me,” premiered on YourEDM. This track is the first of many bangers off Matroda’s forthcoming double-sided mixtape, The Red Tape.

YO GOTTI Releases New Song “PUT A DATE ON IT” Today!!!

Los Angeles based Night Lights

With members from Mexico, Japan, and Norway, Night Lights brings together an eclectic assortment of indie, rock, and soul influenced sounds in an effort to make people dance and feel feelings.

Allison Ponthier Shares New Single & Video “Gross” On Billboard Pride

Brooklyn-based songwriter Allison Ponthier shares her new single, “Gross,” out today on streaming platforms. Yesterday, Billboard Pride premiered the track and its accompanying music video, stating, “While the glossy, groovy song tackles the subject with a tongue-in-cheek kind of humor, Ponthier couldn’t be more serious about how we take care of ourselves.” In anticipation of her debut EP, expected later this year, Ponthier has put out two singles – “Get Low” and “Gross.”

UK rockers FUR release the feel-good “Him & Her” off their upcoming self-titled EP

Following the release and significant interest, including playlisting at BBC 6 Music, for “Angel Eyes” at the tail end of 2018, FUR continue their impressive rise with the near-perfect pop of their latest single “Him & Her.” Read the fantastic track review via Paste Magazine. Frontman Murray says the song is: “about trust and distrust in a relationship. Trying to tell if someone trusts in you and how that can lead to you seeing them in a completely new light. Then, ultimately, the battle of deciding whether you want to be with them anymore.”

More Fatter Premiere “Yeah You” Via Scenes Media

Not so long ago, in the heart of a particularly fat jam session, two grown choir boys decided to create a funknroll band. When they found a Swedish American, vegan bass player with a secret handshake, the journey began. Along the way, they picked up a rowdy, trumpet wielding brother, a fierce keyboard sorceress, and a pair of lifelong groove specialists. For three fateful years, the Fatties have wandered many sonic lands, sharing their learnings and light with the good people of the Bay and beyond.

Singer/Songwriter Ethan Sak Releases New Single Today

17-year-old singer/songwriter Ethan Sak kicks off 2019 with a new single, “Make My Heart Go,” released on January 25, and the opening slot on Hey Monea’s national “Nothing In The Tank” tour. “Make My Heart Go” is the first track off of Ethan’s forthcoming EP.

SUSTO single “Weather Balloons” out now

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A Fragile Tomorrow release krautrock track “How Do You Dance To It?”

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® celebrates 30th anniversary of Country Cares for St. Jude Kids®

Performances and industry-insider events to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® radio program. Since its inception in 1989, led by Alabama’s Randy Owen, Country Cares has pioneered radio philanthropic fundraising, raising a record more than $800 million for the lifesaving mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital: Finding cures. Saving children.®

Bronze Radio Return

Two of the four tracks from Check Two were previously released, including “With Me All Along” which was slotted into NPR’s New Music Friday playlist and “Come With Us,” which Baeble said “is precisely how music should be listened to.” Check Two will merge with their previously released Check One to create a portion of Bronze Radio Return’s upcoming full-length, Entertain You, which is scheduled for release on February 22, 2019. The new album will feature the four songs from each EP and four previously unreleased songs.

JEFF CRAMER Releases Debut Album ‘Northern 45’

Today, singer/songwriter Jeff Cramer has released his debut album Northern 45. LISTEN HERE. First premiering via Glide Magazine, the album features twelve stunning tracks and has garnered praise from the likes of PopMatters, The Bluegrass Situation, Blue Ridge Outdoors and more! Cramer celebrated the release by performing the LP live last night to a packed house at The Hi-Dive in his hometown of Denver, CO. For more information on Jeff Cramer and the album, please visit: https://www.jeffcramer.com/.

FULL ALBUM PREMIERE: Jeff Cramer Offers An Analog Beauty Via “Northern 45′

NEW RELEASE: Jordan Kahn – U R MY DRUG now available everywhere

Kakkmaddafakka form exquisite shapes and shimmer on ‘Runaway Girl’      

Following from their well-received 2017 album ‘Hus’, Norwegian indie-rock outfit KAKKMADDAFAKKA look to return to their most honest and intimate roots with the unveiling of their latest single ‘Runaway Girl’, lifted from the band’s forthcoming fifth studio LP, and arriving on the 25th January via Bergen Mafia Records, while also embarking on their extensive European Tour.


PAPER Magazine described blue as follows: “a more cerebral incarnation of morgxn’s debut album. On this EP, he proves that he’s got more chops than the average alterna-pop newcomer and has more stories to tell, too.”

UV Rays Announce Debut EP ‘Try and Begin’ Out 3/1, Share Lead Single & Video “Flowerhead”

Today, Brooklyn-based band UV Rays announce their debut EP and share lead single and music video, “Flowerhead.” Yesterday, The 405 premiered the video with praise, stating, “‘Flowerhead’ is a thundering pop-rock showcase, with stuttering guitars and an arena-ready vocal hook. The song is also an unapologetic and surprisingly touching ode to those who accept and love others unconditionally.” The band’s debut EP, Try and Begin, is due out March 1st.


Delta 6 – Keep It 100 (Ft. Darion Walker) (Music Video)

Delta 6 is a producer, songwriter, and artist who started producing music in the group he created called the Delta Collective. Under the Collective, the original six members bore numbers instead of names (Delta 1-6). Due to creative differences, the Collective dissipated leaving Delta 6 to pursue solo endeavours. His debut EP, ‘Project Delta’ was released in late 2018 and was entirely produced by him.

New Music from Dreezy “Big Dreez” out now on Interscope Records

Fresh off of a New York promo run, Chicago rapper Dreezy has just announced the release of her second full length project Big Dreez via Interscope Records. The lyricist takes her style to new levels on the 10-track project, which includes singles “Where Them $ @” and “Chanel Slides” featuring Kash Doll. In addition to hard hitting club anthems, the LP showcases Dreezy’s range with the sensual, auto-tuned “Showin’ Out” and the R&B-leaning, “Love Someone” featuring Jacquees. A smooth listen from start to finish, Big Dreez includes production by London On Da Track, Southside, Cassio, Bongo ByTheWay and more. Big Dreez is now available at all digital retailers.

Country Pop Singer Songwriter Christie Huff Shares New Song “Urban Love”

Buzzing country popster Christie Huff is leaving the calm of suburbia for the bright lights and big love found in the city on her soulful single “Urban Love.” Described by Essentially Pop as “infectious and feisty,” Huff has opened for a number of country music icons, including Toby Keith and Jason Aldean. Produced by Ethan Carling, the song seamlessly blends elements of pop, R&B and country, and represents Huff’s continued embodiment of the new Nashville sound. “Urban Love” is available digitally on all platforms January 25.

WAVEDASH Releases Newest Bass Anthem ‘The Same’

“We’re so thankful and excited that ‘Opening Ceremony’ got to be the very first release on the Gud Vibrations record label. Aesthetically we’ve been touching on this idea of a future where bike racing is a big deal for the world, in a similar way to that of the Olympics or the World Cup. It’s very inspired by media we love like Akira and Star Wars, and it’s something we’ll continue exploring into 2019 and potentially beyond.”

New Music from Summer Walker “CLEAR” out now on LVRN/Interscope Records

Atlanta songstress Summer Walker just dropped her CLEAR EP comprised of four live recordings. Summer Walker is quietly carving out a niche of her own. Signed to LVRN/Interscope Records, her breakout single “CPR” has over 42 million streams while her follow up single, “Girls Need Love” has just about 130 million streams. Summer’s garnered early praise from the likes of Billboard and Noisey and has been featured on several of 2019’s Ones to Watch lists. Check out a live recording of CLEAR HERE.

Hunt For Hunter “Let it Out” Official Music Video

“KimnKanye” a new The Magnettes single

New York’s melodic death metal outfit Solemn Vision releases new single!

Solemn Vision encompass all that metalheads around the globe love: speed, power, heaviness, and musicality. The New York quintet’s sound is for fans of Opeth, Daath, At The Gates and Insomnium. Previously known as Spectral Voices, the band members are not shy of bringing in their influences to the composition, resulting in Scandinavian style melodies and verses going hand in hand with middle eastern rhythms and death metal riffs, with plenty of technicality on the instruments. The result is a unique, hard, melodic death metal that gained large amounts of fans in the tri-state area in the last 4 years.


XXXTentacion’s mother, Cleopatra Bernard, and Jenesis Sanchez are thrilled to announce the arrival of baby boy Gekyume Onfroy—born January 26, 2019. We’re happy to confirm that Baby and Mother are healthy. Gekyume’s name is derived from a word X created prior to his passing, which means “a different state” or “next” universe of thought. XXXTentacion specifically chose this name for his first born son; his family is honored to fulfill his wish and shower baby Gekyume with love.


New York Hard Rock Band YEAR OF THE LOCUST has announced that they will be hitting the road with legendary rock band TESLA. The tour launches February 2nd in Madison, WI, then winding through the Midwest and the East Coast before ending February 23rd in Orlando, FL.

Ice T x Charlie Funk “Bounce That Ass” New World Wide Single!