@skopemag news for – monday – november 25, 2019 @ 9:15 am est

Manchester Pop Sensation, Joel Rothwell, Unleashes Infectious New Single

Bury-born, now Manchester based Joel Rothwell’s down-to-earth nature and clean-cut image has stemmed from the family around him nurturing his long-harnessed dream to become a chart-topping success. Having appeared on Sky News, Talk Sport, played Live on Talk Radio as well as multiple appearances on BBC Radio and supporting the likes of Gary Barlow, Joel has now released his brand new single ‘Know Them’.

ALMA drops her latest single “Bad News Baby” from her debut album “Have U Seen Her?”

Produced by friend and co-writer Al Shux (Jay Z, Snoop Dogg, Nas, Kendrick Lamar, Lana Del Rey) and written by ALMA, Joe Janiak (Ellie Goulding, Tove Lo, Britney Spears) and Al Shux, ‘Bad News Baby’ solidifies ALMA’s place as one of pop’s rising superstars.

Davido Releases Brand New Album “A Good Time” Available Globally Today

Album highlights include his global chart topper “Fall,” along with recently-released single “Risky feat Popcaan,” “D&G” featuring Summer Walker, “Big Picture” featuring Gunna, Dremo & A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, “Sweet in the Middle” featuring Naira Marley and Zlatan, as well as previous hits singles “Assurance,” “If,” and “Blow My Mind feat. Chris Brown,” and more.

SRSQ announces ‘Temporal Love’ b/w ‘Unkept’ 7″, out now on Dais Records

SRSQ is the solo project of singer and songwriter Kennedy Ashlyn, the founding member of the bay-area dream pop duo Them Are Us Too. SRSQ’s pulse began after the loss of Kennedy’s closest friend and Them Are Us Too collaborator, Cash Askew, in the tragic Ghost Ship fire of 2016. Driven by this sudden, heartbreaking loss, SRSQ became the vehicle for Kennedy’s transformative process for her to explore nostalgia, reflection, and reconciliation, manifesting in the aural landscape of her 2018 debut album, Unreality.


In 2017, Mexican star Pirri and Portuguese funk maestro DJ Cuki joined forces as pioneers in the world of electronic pachanga. Though their unique fusion of Latin reggaeton and house music has propelled the two to international stardom, an air of mystery still surrounds this dynamic duo. Their latest single “Lechon Picante” serves up the same funk-driven hard-hitting energy that has made them famous the world over.

Swim Mountain Shares Dreamy New Single “Youth”

On his new single, Swim Mountain shares, “‘Youth’ is a reflection of the teen to adulthood transition – trying out what life has to offer until you’ve distilled yourself.”

UNTIL THE STORM Releases Official Music Video for “Roads the Lost”

Santa Barbara, CA based Heavy Rock / Metal band UNTIL THE STORM has released the official music video for their debut single, “Roads the Lost.” The video for “Roads to the Lost” was directed by singer Sado Rabaudi, with editing by Sado and Gabe Ruiz, cinematography by Gabe Ruiz and Jaya Knight and features actor Alexander Ivanov (frontman for Russian punk band NAIVE). The video itself showcases the technology of blending a series of ultra short throw projectors inside of a large, warehouse sized space to create a unique environment of visualizations and color patterns. “Roads to the Lost” was Mixed by Mike Plotnikoff (In Flames, Fear Factory, Van Halen, Mudvayne, and many more) and mastered by Niels Nielson (Ghost, Starset).


“The friends and family tour is to celebrate me and Duddy knowing each other for over 10 years,” states Rome about the tour. “We both got our starts performing with the acoustic guitar and our voice. That’s it. We just wanted to get together and bring it to the fans. Really broken down and will play some new stuff we have cooking up. Hopefully, we’ll be able to expand on this and bring other singers from bands who may want to come out on the road and do this every year with us.”


Atlantic Records has released “ALL I REALLY WANT” today from the “JAGGED LITTLE PILL (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING),” the official companion to the new musical. The track, available now, is streaming here. JAGGED LITTLE PILL (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)” features all-new renditions of songs originally featured on Alanis Morissette’s groundbreaking 1995 debut album co-written by Glenn Ballard – including such hits as “You Oughta Know,” “Hand In My Pocket,” and “Ironic” – along with other selections from her extensive catalog, and two new songs – “Smiling” and “Predator” – written expressly for the musical by Morissette & Michael Farrell. The album is produced by Neal Avron & Tom Kitt and co-produced by Pete Ganbarg, Craig Rosen, Michael Parker, Vivek J. Tiwary, Arvind Ethan David, and Eva Price.


Lloyd also hit a milestone by crossing one billion streams across all platforms. This summer, Lloyd released an acoustic version of “Aura” off of his Exident EP, as well as his rendition of Audioslave’s “Like A Stone” featuring guitar legend, Tom Morello, exclusively for Spotify Singles at Electric Lady Studios.

Names Without Numbers Release New Song “The Dragonfly and The Owl”

Indie Vision Music is proud to present the brand new full-length effort from Names Without Numbers (Omaha, NE / Council Bluffs, IA). This band took a long break between their debut in the early part of the last decade but are back with a powerful and incredibly catchy follow up. This high quality in every sense of the word from the production to songwriting and musicality. It’s everything you want a good rock band to sound like and then some. If you’re into bands like Anberlin, Jimmy Eat World, Further Seems Forever, The All American Rejects, The Juliana Theory, Brandtson, Acceptance, Mae, and Eager Seas, then you’re going to fall in love with this new album.