@skopemag news for June 4, 2019 @ 2:15 pm est

THE HU Announce Debut Album The Gereg

Mongolian rock group – that became an online sensation when they released music videos for “Wolf Totem” and “Yuve Yuve Yu”, racking up a combined 28 million views to date and charted at #1 and #2 on iTunes globally – The HU announce the release of their debut album, The Gereg, on September 13, 2019, ahead of their highly anticipated 23 date European tour.

Foals Debut Music Video For “Sunday” Via Busy Philipps’ Instagram

On Sunday, Foals shared their music for their song “Sunday” via Busy Philipps’ Instagram. Philipps, a long time fan of the band, said of the Leif Podhajsky directed video: “One of my favorites Foals has a new video out today for their song SUNDAY, which is also one of my favorites!” Watch the full video for “Sunday” here.

Twisted Wheel – Northern four piece share comeback track ‘Nomad Hat’

Revived and re-invigorated, the track is first to emerge a brand new album from the cult outfit, ‘DNA’, slated for release in November 2019. The new material also lands on the day that the Northern rock’n’roll four-piece embark on a lengthy run of tour dates throughout the UK & Europe.


Following the success of his multi-platinum tracks, “Taste,” “Rack City,” and “Dip” ft. Nicki Minaj, Tyga will release his seventh studio album titled, Legendary, this Friday, June 7.

The highly anticipated double album will include his latest singles, “Goddamn” and “Girls Have Fun” ft. G-Eazy and Rich The Kid, in addition to all-star collaborations with J Balvin, Chris Brown, and more.

Featurette – Submission: ‘Million Things’

“FEATURETTE is back with the hotly anticipated, “Million Things”. As a duo we have spent the past several months in the studio, writing and producing our sophomore album, scheduled for release in late 2019.”

“Heavy Water” documentary on big wave surfer Nathan Fletcher hits cinemas on June 13!

In less than two weeks, moviegoers can plunge into summer with “Heavy Water” as it follows professional big wave surfer Nathan Fletcher through the evolution of surfing and his relationship with big waves. “Heavy Water” will come to select movie theaters nationwide for one night on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. local time. The documentary features stories from fellow board-sports legends: Bruce Irons, Darrick “Double D” Doerner and Danny Fuller and explores the epic voyage through the eyes of the surfing community.

Dani Le Rose video ‘The Maze’

Her new single “The Maze” is an empowering, upbeat pop song with 80s synths and contemporary production stylings. The video is a captivating, expertly choreographed, engrossing visual, showing off Dani’s personality in every frame.

Automatic sign to Stones Throw Records | Release new single ‘Calling It’

Automatic is Izzy Glaudini (synths, vocals), Lola Dompé (drums, vocals) and Halle Saxon (bass, vocals). The band first met while immersed in L.A.’s DIY music scene and started jamming together in 2017. Once they started playing out, word quickly spread about their explosive live shows. Over the past year they have become a mainstay on the L.A. club circuit.

lennixx blur R&B and pop sensibilities on beguiling new single ‘Split By’ + EP Release      

New single here from Swedish R&B duo lennixx – ‘Split By’ title-single on their debut EP.

Née Hanna (younger sister of Z. Larsson) & Andrea, lennixx continue their stellar work since releasing their debut mixtape ‘hapap’ late last year, curating an innovative diptych of Stockholm’s urban aesthetic, to a tired scandi-pop scene.

Janice Prix knock us out of our apathetic slumber with politically charged ‘Waking’      

With dark choruses and pop sensibility, new single ‘Waking’ is far from what their native town is used to hearing. The anthemic chorus and emotive lyrics make the political statement of the track even more profound. Inspired by the tumultuous narrative of refugees fleeing their war-torn homes, ‘Waking’ is a powerful testament to compassion and political awareness.

For Skope: PLS&TY’s travel-inspired “Run Wild / Feeling Forever” EP

The EP comes out after Rusko’s remix of PLS&TY’s “Rebel Love” and, released recently, vocal single “Motives” which peaked #1 on iTunes US Electronic chart and #25 on Billboard Dance/Electronic Song Sales).

STRIKER Unleash Electrifying Music Video for “On The Run”

Canadian heavy metal stalwarts STRIKER have unleashed a new music video for the track “On The Run” off their sixth studio album “Play To Win,” which was released last October on the band’s own Record Breaking Records imprint. In addition to the new video, the band continues to hit the pavement with their “Summer of Shred” North American tour. Striker will join satirical metal legends Steel Panther for a string of dates in Canada this June, before returning stateside for three weeks alongside Holy Grail & Bewitcher on the “Deadly Ripping” North American tour; with a handful of headlining shows throw in between the two runs for good measure.

Buckcherry Premieres “Right Now” Music Video

Buckcherry premieres today the third video from their album Warpaint. The track “Right Now” is the official second single from the album, following their debut single “Bent”. The MMA themed video was filmed at the Affliction Training Center in Seal Beach, California and was directed by Billy Jayne. The video follows various fighters throughout their training regimen and sparring sessions as they attempt to achieve notoriety in the highly competitive MMA universe.

Oyster Kids Share “Breathe” Track On Earmilk | Single Out Now On All DSPs

L.A. based band Oyster Kids have shared their new single “Breathe” on Earmilk. When talking about the track the band says “”Breathe” is a song about starting over. Hitting the reset button on your life, and how liberating it can feel. I have to remind myself that it’s OK to move on, begin again, and not be afraid of change.”

The Unlikely Candidates “Novocaine” Hits 1.5 Million Views; Artist You Need To Know

The Unlikely Candidates recently wrapped a handful of tour dates with The Brevet and are gearing up to hit the road for their second leg of tour dates with Irontom. The tour starts on May 7th in Tulsa and wraps on May 19th in Los Angeles, making stops along the way in Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, and more.


Luck Productions and Southwest Airlines® are thrilled to announce Sites & Sounds, a new content series celebrating hometown influence on music culture. The three-part series will shine a light on destinations that have bred a culture of creativity, inviting the viewers to experience unique locations through the artist’s lens.

MOTANKA Release New Video For “Fire Burns”

MOTANKA will release their debut album “Motanka” on June 7th via Napalm Records. Influenced by traditional Ukrainian folk music, metal tunes and modern electronica, the band creates a very unique mix that the band refers to as Mystic Metal. MOTANKA managed to capture the trance-like magic of their live shows on their debut, which leaves each and every stereotype behind and hypnotizes with heavy ethno soundscapes.

Chrissie Hynde shares Mingus song from upcoming solo album

Chrissie Hynde has today revealed her new track, “Meditation on a Pair Of Wire Cutters.” The track is a new interpretation of the original by the legendary jazz musician Charles Mingus, and comes ahead of the release of Hynde’s new album Valve Bone Woe on September 6 via BMG.