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Psychic Graveyard Announce New EP, Share Video On Alt Press | Announce New Tour Dates | ‘The Next World’ EP Out 8/16 On Skin Graft Records

Psychic Graveyard has announced their new EP The Next World and have shared a video for the title track on Alt Press. The EP will be out 8/16 and the band’s debut LP Loud As Laughter is out now on Skin Graft Records.

Psychic Graveyard enter “The Next World” in deranged new video—watch

Upcoming single from Getaway Dogs – “Only In Retrospect”

“Only In Retrospect” drenches the atmosphere with spacey psychedelic dreamsurf drifting into the moving hands of time. To convey the concept of time as a circle, or nonlinear, the single eases in with the hum of analog space delay, a shaker and cross-stick percussion that builds into a full kit before returning to the beginning in a full-circle daze. Ethereal, finger picked guitar and breathy vocals send the track to higher planes of thought and reflection. “Only In Retrospect” is the first single off the upcoming album, and is set for release on July 15.

S – https://soundcloud.com/getawaydogs/only-in-retrospect


“Trippie Redd has shown fans he can do it all. From singing over hard-hitting rock sounds to making laid-back melodic raps and spitting ferocious bars, the rhymer proves he’s got the right formula to be hip-hop’s next big superstar.” – XXL

SPiN (21 Million YT Views) Premiere New One-Shot Music Video

“Price of Love” is a dreampop love story following the full cycle of a relationship in reverse, filmed entirely in one take with no cuts or edits. The two lead actors appear throughout the entire video in different stages of their relationship, and the band members make multiple cameos as different characters, all performed in one continuous take with no camera edits or tricks.

THE BUZZING TOWERS release sonic rock debut ‘CHASING THE SUN’

It’s as if the clouds have parted to deliver ‘Chasing The Sun’, the scorching debut single from Brisbane’s The Buzzing Towers.

Their no-nonsense sound wastes little time before breaking the mundane, with lead guitarist Nelly Kumta’s searing riffs rivaling the best of ’90’s rock. Fierce drums and an anthemic chorus sustain the vigorous sonic rock punch, with each beat and chant carrying the gloom of the 9-5 grind further away.

Scott Collins (ATX) – New Music Video – “Something Different Here”.

Premiered by the Austin Chronicle last week, Collins’ latest music video is reminiscent of a vintage western. Marched through the grasslands at gunpoint, shovel shackled over his shoulder like a yoke. One thing his executioner forgot, though. When making someone dig their own grave, never let them pick their spot.

Catch Ten One Ten – Track: Rooftops

This song was born from raw circumstance. I made this track from the ground up, in my bedroom, with nothing more than a copy of Reason 10, and some first party plugins, a modest Seagull guitar, a $60 Amazonbasics Mic, and being patient with finding the right vocal talent online. Rooftops describes the impossible circumstances of escaping a catch 22 from an uncontrollable trauma, and what I wish I could say to people who either couldn’t hear it at the time or I no longer have the chance to say it to. It’s my hope this song brings awareness to others in similar circumstances.


LA-based artist Your Smith shares her newest single “In Between Plans” today on Neon Gold Records. Accompanied by a lyric video directed by Gemma Warren, the video shows Smith driving down a scenic, open road. Your Smith has also announced a Fall tour supporting Matt Maeson and K. Flay starting in August.

Enigmatic Isle Of Wight sensation Lauran Hibberd delivers infectious new single ‘Frankie’s Girlfriend’

Enigmatic Isle Of Wight sensation Lauran Hibberd continues her remarkable ascent with infectious new single Frankie’s Girlfriend, and announces the arrival of debut EP Everything is Dogs, set for release 20th September.

Exuding confidence and packed with her trademark charisma, the slacker-pop specialist’s newest effort heralds the next chapter in a whirlwind summer which has already included a rousing display on Glastonbury’s BBC Introducing stage, an EU tour alongside US indie rockers Hippo Campus and her own biggest headline shows to date.

THE WARDEN (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

A prison is about to be evacuated to make room for an airport expansion project. Colonel Jahed and his officers are busy transferring all inmates to the new facility, but one inmate is missing.

Ramin Kousha is an Iranian-raised, Los Angeles based composer. Classically trained from the age of six Ramin has developed wide technical backgrounds with an expertise in unique artistic approaches including electronic and orchestral. His music is heard in numerous projects covering a variety of formats such as feature films, documentaries, TV series, and video games. Shortly after learning music theory and performing piano in various orchestras, Ramin realized his passion for composing. This eventually led him to study and work for the well-known Iranian classical composer Ahmad Pejman. At the age of 18 he decided to move to the United States to pursue his dream of film scoring. Ramin’s professional career began composing original scores for student films in college which shortly led to writing for features films. Ramin earned his bachelor of arts in music composition from California State University, Northridge.

REZZ pushes sensory boundaries with ‘Beyond The Senses’ EP | Out Now

REZZ has released her ‘Beyond The Senses’ EP, out today – a transportive, boundary-pushing 6-track collection of “mechanical stomps and shrill synths” (SPIN) that Billboard has dubbed the producer’s “most impactful project to date.”

Black Belt Eagle Scout shares new single “My Heart Dreams”

“‘At the Party,’ finds a slice of solace in navigating the human experience with similarly marginalized friends by her side. Here, ‘the party’ is the crooked world Paul journeys in solidarity with her fellow POC; together, they make the best of life’s wayward turns.” – Pitchfork

The Guardian Approved Music Maverick Milo McNulty Reinvents Himself As Only Total

Starting to learn guitar age 12, Milo moved to Brighton from Bath when he was 18 with friend and band member in Morning Smoke and Method Actress, Max Wright. In the first 6 months he’d written a half a dozen songs and had found a great rhythm section…Morning Smoke was born! Having had some good independent success with releases on various labels including Cannibal Hymns and Lolipop Records, the band toured the UK, making appearances at some high-profile shows including The Great Escape and a number of headline shows in London.

“The debut single “Faith” has a current swagger with an 80’s dressing which reveals itself with every return listen” – New Nois

Joya Mooi announces forthcoming album with new single ‘Old Suit’

Speaking about the concept of the track, Joya Mooi explains:
“This song is inspired by the short story The Suit (1963) by South African writer Can Themba. In which a man discovers that his wife is cheating on him. After he discovers her infidelity he makes her tread the suit – the man left behind- as if it was a person visiting their home. Needles to say to story doesn’t end well for them both. With this concept in mind I wanted to write about how power dynamics, revenge and self-destructiveness can manifest in a bad relationship.”


Carte Blanche features the double-platinum single “Taki Taki” ft. Selena Gomez, Ozuna & Cardi B — the second global #1 record for DJ Snake. After premiering in September, “Taki Taki” became the ninth-fastest music video of all time to amass 100 million views on YouTube. With its video now at over 1.4 billion views, the track also hit #1 on the US Hot Latin Songs chart and #11 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Black Country, New Road announce 8 minute new single “Sunglasses”

Today, Black Country, New Road announce a much-anticipated new single in the 8 minute “Sunglasses”, mixed by Dan Carey, to be released digitally on 26th July on BC,NR / Speedy Wunderground and physically 6th September on the Thurston Moore-affiliated Blank Editions.

Social Media Challenge Leads Unknown Korean Rock Band Halfway Around the World

Starting in Korea, many people mimicked the Rolly Rolly dance on a short video application, ‘TikTok.’ Soon, the Rolly Rolly challenge went viral and is widespread throughout Asia into Brazil and South America. Now the challenge has been viewed by over 60 mililon TikTok users.

The song itself was released on July 3rd, has brightly repetitive synths bass sounds and easily addictive catchy melodies.