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Hayden James & NAATIONS release “Nowhere To Go” Music Video

Ahead of his highly-anticipated debut album, Between Us, Hayden James and NAATIONS have released a stunning new music video for the lead single, “Nowhere To Go.” Featuring the Venice-based all-female skateboard collective, GRLSWIRL, the summer anthem is set to a retro backdrop of sun-drenched tones and glowing city lights, cruising down the picturesque California coast. James first discovered GRLSWIRL during a recent trip to Venice during which he asked them to collaborate and is now giving them a platform to share their empowering mission.

New Epic Music Video “Impenetrable Mystery” from DJC!

This album features 16 brand new catchy melodic meaningful memorable Rock tracks as only David J Caron can write, compose and invent. similar in unique style & philosophy to the 2012 28 track debut album “Thru Ever Ending Black”, yet also totally fresh, new and different. Fans will not be disappointed!

Kettle Of Kites – New single & captivating animated video “Oliver”

Cut from their forthcoming album ‘Arrows’ (out 11 October 2019), here Kettle of Kites delve deep into the mind of Science Fiction maestro Isaac Asimov and pay tribute to his character ‘Oliver’; an android with a superior artificial intelligence, who populates many of the author’s best known works.

Topshelf Records // Prolific math-rock group LITE release their sixth studio album

Multiple is the sixth full length record by the prolific maximalists known as LITE. Over the past 16 years, the Japanese quartet has established itself as one of the most influential groups across a host of subgenres. Though usually referred to by touchstones such as “math-rock” or “post-rock,” LITE has developed an uncanny ability to fuse their influences into their own unmistakable dialect that defies generic genre classification.

MN’s Kazyak Announce New LP and Share First Single, “Camouflage”

Odyssey is Kazyak’s most pioneering work yet, following the Happy Camping EP (2017) and the Reflection LP (2018). On the surface, Odyssey is extremely satisfying indie rock ear candy. Dig a little deeper and find intricate connections between lyrical, visual and aural elements.

London extrovert L.A. Peach releases soulful offering ‘I Remember Where You Are’ via Sad Club Records

Always treading the line between comedy and music very finely, London extrovert L.A. Peach releases soulful new offering I Can Remember Where You Are, wooing his way into the limelight with a smattering array of indie pop melodies in his trademark lackadaisical style.

ONE Musicfest’s 10th Anniversary 2019 Lineup Revealed Today

Celebrating 10 YEARS with its biggest, boldest, and best billing yet, ONE Musicfest unveils a blockbuster lineup for 2019.

Set for Saturday, September 7 and Sunday, September 8 at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta, GA, the two-day festival welcomes legends such as Gucci Mane, Wu-Tang Clan, and Rick Ross in addition to 21st century superstars including Rae Sremmurd, Teyana Taylor, and Summer Walker and once-in-lifetime sets from KP The Great & His Superfriends featuring Pharrell Williams, Usher and surprise guests. Tickets on sale NOW.



“Brandi is truly out of this world. She’s talented, smart, funny, never ever slows down and has a heart of gold,” says Tucker of the collaboration. “I just love her. She was like my shadow when we were in the studio. Every time I turned around, she was there. And Shooter, I’ve known him since he was a baby. He’s the one who brought us all together. So I’m ready to get this music out there because it’s different than anything I’ve ever done.”

Bodywash Announce Debut LP, Share New Track | Debut LP Out 8/30 On Luminelle Recordings

Montréal’s Bodywash have announced their debut LP Comforter which is out 8/30 On Luminelle Recordings. The band’s sound is a heady, gorgeous mix of shoegaze, trip hop and IDM and for fans of Beach House, Deerhunter, MBV and Slowdive.

James the prophet : “nightmare I” son nouveau single maintenant disponible

James The Prophet, jeune rappeur français de 18 ans sort un peu plus de l’ombre avec son premier single ‘Nightmare I’, produit par Vladimir Cauchemar et enregistré par le producteur de Kalash Criminel

Derek Mears [Friday the 13th, Swamp Thing] stars in new video from The Manx [ffo: Devo, Gwar]

We recently unveiled the Justin Roiland starring first single from The Manx’s upcoming album, which premiered via Kerrang! last month. Now, we’ve got the second offering from this tight knit collective of musicians and makers, and appropriately, it stars Derek Mears, who you may know as Jason from the Friday the 13th remake, or as the star of DC’s new Swamp Thing.

[Exclusive] Derek Mears Slashes Up Bad Guys in The Manx’s Bloody New Music Video “Nightblade”

WORMED Announce New EP Details, Release First Single

WORMED comment on the track: “Entering the Metaportal. A nano technological war has been unleashed in the void to defeat the last sower of human life, Krighsu. In a desperate attempt to help a galactic system in danger, Krighsu must access the vast Metaportal, what he doesn’t know yet is the reason for its existence.”

Track Release: Ryan Egan – “Miles and Miles” Out Now

Ryan on “Miles and Miles”: “I wrote the song the same week I decided I’d be moving to Paris in the Fall of 2019. For anyone that’s ever moved across the world for someone they love, the lyrics will resonate as I tried to express the varying emotions it stirred up within me; excitement, doubt, wonder, and fear of leaving my home in New York.”


“Roses,” which showcases GASHI’s melodic vocals, follows his smash single “My Year” ft. G-Eazy, which was released earlier this year. The track and video combined have been streamed over 50 million times worldwide.


Of the video Irrum says, “The visuals were inspired by my garden in Walthamstow and the stories hidden in the paintings of Alberto del Pozo. I teamed up with the art poet Luis Luino for the production design, and it was shot by my good friend and frequent collaborator Andres Arochi.”

Jack M. Senff shares intimate, spare debut [ffo: Wilco, Andy Shauf]

Jack M. Senff has been kicking around DIY circles for years now, but this marks the first time he’s released music under his own name. It’s also a radical departure sonically, shedding some of the noise of his past projects, and really honing in on simple arrangements that compliment his storytelling. We’ve teamed up with Atwood and Various Small Flames to share the audio and visual accompanyment to “Old Days”, the wistful first single off the forthcoming Good to Know You.

Katey Brooks – Escaping Cults & Coming Out // Acclaimed New Album

Growing up inside a cult, as a child Brooks found refuge in song. Her music details her romantic turbulence and the struggle to come to terms with her sexuality. Brooks has garnered acclaim from the likes of Billboard, Pride, The Advocate, Gay Times, After Ellen and Earmilk to name a few.

Collapsing Scenery shares new video; debut album out June 28

LA / NYC electro duo Collapsing Scenery (Don De Vore and Reggie Debris) have shared the video for their new single “New World Borders” (featuring a fiery verse from Palestinian-Israeli hip hop group DAM), from their anticipated debut album Stress Positions (out June 28, 2019 via Metropolitan Indian). The video premiered via Flaunt Magazine, who said that it “melds a frantic, danceable, and politically charged anthem with vibrant visuals and impressive choreography.”

Look Mum No Computer releases new single ‘Modern Gas’

Eccentric singer, producer and instrumental innovator Look Mum No Computer has shared his new single, ‘Modern Gas’, the follow-up to his feel-good debut, ‘Groundhog Day’.

Combining immersive layers of home-built synthesisers with infectious vocals that provide an explosive commentary on the perils and futilities of modern life, ‘Modern Gas’ is a hook-laden electro-belter which evokes a future-phobic incarnation of Blur wrapped in a warm blanket of analogue invention.


Merging fashion with music, the capsule collection is available to shop via in-video links directly within the music video, making it the first shoppable experience through music videos on YouTube.com. Chantel’s sexy, summer style is weaved throughout the collection, which includes a mix of bodysuits, colorful swimsuits and strappy crop tops in leopard print, neon colors and satin textures.

Chantel says, “I’ve always believed that music and fashion go hand in hand. I’m so excited to be able to continue my relationship with Revolve and launch my own capsule collection with superdown. To be able to have my collection be shoppable through my music video is something I always thought would be a cool experience for my fans and I am so grateful and excited we were able to make it happen.”