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Lambda Celsius (Elf-house, Queer) Shares “Get Over You” Prod. Precious Child Via The 405 | Music Video Coming Soon + Full-Length Out Next Year

“As a queer treasure based in Athens, GA, artiste auteur AC Carter is one of the most active creatives working on a plethora of musical, visual and fashion compositions in the Southeastern indie circuit today.” – Wussy Mag

Athens, GA creative, AC Carter aka Lambda Celsius (Λ°C), has returned with a brand new single, titled “Get Over You.” For “Get Over You”, Λ°C, worked with LA Industrial R&B artist, Precious Child. What happened was a strange combination of both of these artist’s aesthetic styles embracing industrial, new wave, and pop music.


Kevin Gates’ sophomore album “I’M HIM” has landed at #1 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Album Sales chart. With 15,000 sold, Gates has dethroned Post Malone, who previously held the #1 spot, and out sold DaBaby’s Kirk in the first week of release. On the overall Billboard 200 chart, Gates picks up his fourth top 10 album, landing at #4 with over 75,000 equivalent album units earned. “I’m Him” also debuted in the #1 spot on the Digital Albums chart and as the #1 album in federal penitentiaries.

The Struts share video for ‘Tatler Magazine’

British glam rockers The Struts have shared the brand new video for ‘Tatler Magazine’, which premiered on its namesake’s website today. The release comes just ahead of their UK headline tour, which starts this Friday in Manchester and includes a date at the O2 Forum Kentish Town on the 16th.

ICYMI: SNST (BRAID, The Firebird Band) release “It’s Hard To Be Loved (By You)”

SNST (pronounced Sunset) featuring Chris Broach of BRAID and The Firebird Band and Sonja Broach, present their title track “It’s Hard To Be Loved (By You),” taken from the band’s sophomore album It’s Hard To Be Loved By You (slated for release Spring 2020).

Dark Entries shares Patrick Cowley track from upcoming archival ‘Mechanical Fantasy Box’ album

Patrick Cowley was one of the most revolutionary and influential figures in the canon of electronic dance music. His newly uncovered posthumous collection of early works from 1973-1980 is out October 19th and today Dark Entries is sharing the stunning album track “Right Here, Right Now”. Listen here.

Maroon 5 Debuts Music Video For New Hit Single “Memories” Today

Directed by acclaimed director David Dobkin, who also helmed the band’s “Sugar” and “Girls Like You” videos, “Memories” features a stripped down emotional performance of the song by Maroon 5 front man Adam Levine. Dobkin’s combined previous work with Maroon 5 have totaled over 6 Billion views! The video also features work by acclaimed cinematographer Jeff Cronenweth (David Fincher’s Fight Club and The Social Network).

MIKA debuts “Tomorrow” video

The global pop superstar just released his new album, My Name Is Michael Holbrook, last Friday to already great acclaim.. Listen HERE. This is the fifth studio album from MIKA, who just wrapped a sold-out US run and now returns to play a run of arenas and stadiums in Europe.

For Skope: Cityzen’s G-House/UK Garage vibes. New single “Crunk”. Out now on CYB3RPVNK

Cityzen’s newest release – “Crunk,” which just dropped on R3HAB’s CYB3RPVNK. “Crunk” is a gripping UK-garage and g-house influenced piece with a catchy vocal riff.

ZAYN Duets with SHAED’s Chelsea Lee on Special Version of Hit Single “Trampoline”

SHAED is having a moment right now thanks to the massive success of their debut single “Trampoline.” Now the DC trio is taking it up another notch with the help of ZAYN – who has lent his vocal to a spectacular new version of the track that features a duet between the pop star and SHAED’s Chelsea Lee. “‘Pillowtalk’ is one of my all-time favorite songs,” said Lee, adding, “I warm up to it all the time so singing a duet with ZAYN is extra special and totally surreal.”

“Graffiti as the first social network” – Hip-Hop Lecture by Wes Jackson

The “Hip-Hop Music: Culture and Legacy” Lecture Series is an interactive and informative event that will take the audience on a journey through Hip-Hop as a genre, business, and cultural movement.

Led by Wes Jackson, Professor, and Director at Emerson College as well as Founder and Executive Director of The Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival. Wes’ 20 plus years as a scholar, educator, and entrepreneur come to bear in this one of a kind series.

Parisian visuals from Lucy & La Mer – Entitled ‘Discover’

Known for her bright melodies and disarming lyrics, Lucy wrote her debut EP Little Spoon while living aboard a sailboat after a bad breakup. The folk pop EP charted on College Radio in 2015, followed by a national tour and 2 semi-finalist spots in the International Songwriter Contest.

Luke Combs debuts new song “What You See Is What You Get”

The song is the title track of Combs’ highly anticipated new album, which will be released November 8 via River House Artists/Columbia Nashville (pre-order here). Each pre-order of What You See Is What You Get includes an instant download of the new song as well as, “1, 2 Many” featuring Brooks & Dunn and the five tracks previously released as part Combs’ The Prequel EP. The album also features a special new collaboration with Eric Church.

YOUR HIGHNESS unveil beer-fueled video ‘Born Anew’ now

With ‘Born Anew’, YOUR HIGHNESS stick to their no hostage policy and deliver a fierce, liberating anthem fueled by stomping riffs and Ben Baert’s trademark growl. A sonic punch-thrower in the foursome’s best tradition, where you’ll find them riding vintage motorcycles and impersonate fictional bands of the funnest order.

Video Premiere: Your Highness – ‘Born Anew’