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The New Regime Release New Music Video “It’s Gonna Be OK”
“It’s Gonna Be OK” is a positive song, lyrically, and is all about keeping your chin up when things are looking down,” states Ilan Rubin about the track. “Musically, it has a cool shuffle feel and lot of Brian Wilson-esque harmonies in the choruses and outro. I love the constant change in mood from light to dark throughout the entire song.”
TODAY IS THE DAY Premieres “No Good To Anyone” Single Via Decibel Magazine
Along with the the cover art, commissioned to Jef Whitehead (Leviathan, Lurker Of Chalice), the title track to No Good To Anyone has been issued through an exclusive premiere hosted by Decibel Magazine who writes, “‘No Good to Anyone,’ the title track to the brand-new album from extreme music visionary Steve Austin’s TODAY IS THE DAY, is the sound of a man pulling himself straight through hell and battling his way out. Building from slow, doomy dirges into a tangled mess of jagged guitars, discordant notes, off-kilter drumming and half-snarled-half-shrieked vocals, the song is proof positive that TODAY IS THE DAY have a point to prove and a story to tell on their new album.”
Tycho is celebrating their GRAMMY® Award-nominated new album, WEATHER, with today’s release of the STRESS EP. The three-track EP unites the WEATHER highlight, “No Stress (feat. Saint Sinner),” with “No Stress (Instrumental)” and the stunning new recording, “Stress.” In addition, “No Stress (feat. Saint Sinner)” is joined by a new official video, filmed at the legendary Plant Studios in Sausalito, CA, and during live performances at The Independent in San Francisco, CA and Greek Theatre in Berkeley, CA. The STRESS EP is available today on Mom + Pop Music / Ninja Tune.
Modern progressive rock band Coheed and Cambria have shared an official music video for “Toys,” which is featured on their acclaimed new LP THE UNHEAVENLY CREATURES. The animated holiday clip, titled ‘The Unheavenly Christmas Carol,’ was developed by the band’s frontman Claudio Sanchez and directed by Alek Wasilewski. The video debuted earlier today via Funny Or Die who professed, “We’re in the middle of 45’s impeachment… that’s a lot to try and cope with during the holiday season, but Coheed and Cambria’s here to meld holiday bliss with democratic shit-shows.” The “Toys” official video is streaming now on Coheed and Cambria’s official YouTube channel.
Turning heads with his genre-bending bangers, KnowKnow is prepared to take his hustle worldwide. Already an RIAA Certified Gold artist and a member of the internationally renowned Higher Brothers, KnowKnow gracefully assumes the spotlight in Mr. Enjoy Da Money, his solo debut album. With songs that range from club hits to lush R&B, Mr. Enjoy Da Money is KnowKnow’s own personal role-playing game. The Nanjing native cycles through various characters to fit the mood of each song starting with his chief personality Mr. Enjoy Da Money and introducing ancillary characters Mr. Bentley, BabyCEO, Mafia Cashier, Mr. Right, and others.
Umphrey’s McGee Release New Single “Ride On Pony”
Hot on the heels of their first annual Woodlands Music and Arts Festival in Charleston, SC, and gearing up for their first annual Rockjavik event in Reykjavik, Iceland, world-renowned improv-rockers Umphrey’s McGee are ready to release new music. Earlier this year, on a show day in New Haven, CT, the band found themselves recording a studio version of live show fan-favorite, “Ride On Pony,” at Telefunken Recording Studio. First played live back on April 5th, 2009, and written by guitarist Jake Cinninger a dozen years before that, this recording marks the first official release of the country-tinged, Bob Seger inspired tune. Today, Rolling Stone Country featured “Ride On Pony,” calling it “Nostalgic country-rock,” and making mention of the “Earnest acoustic strumming uplifted by arena-ready distortion-soaked chords and anthemic organ swells.”
ishi vu Shares New Track “Metamorfos”
Today Stockholm-based producer ishi vu is pleased to announce details of a forthcoming EP titled Ephemeral Garbage that is due for release on January 24, 2019 via Different Recordings and the artist-run label, Glum Trigger. Today also sees the official release of the EP’s third track “Metamorfos”, accompanied by a brand new video. Watch it HERE.
Yoshi Flower Shares Video For “More”
Yoshi Flower releases a new visual for his track “More.” The video, which includes behind the scene moments of Yoshi on tour as well as on-stage footage is a track off his latest EP I Will Not Let My Love Go To Waste.
“The idea for the song came from learning the story of how my parents got together,” says Bajar. “In the Philippines, my mom and dad were friends. My dad was attracted to my mom but she was in a relationship at the time. A few years later my mom and dad are living in the United States but on opposite coasts. My dad then took a crazy journey of planes, trains and automobiles from San Jose to the East Coast to be closer to her and court her. The track documents the journey and is sung from his point of view.”
Watch: King Princess’ “Homegirl” Music Video Out Now
This past October King Princess released her debut album Cheap Queen on Zelig/Columbia Records to critical acclaim. The album has since appeared on multiple best of/year end lists including TIME, GQ, Uproxx, Consequence of Sound and is featured on this year’s Forbes 30 Under 30 list.
Mulatto Perfects Her Brand of Glamorous Street Rap on New ‘Hit The Latto EP’ and “Latto” Video
“Her music is sharp and lyrically strong, touching on everything from sexual freedom to getting money and never settling. The offerings on Big Latto display real potential. She’s a young rapper who is sure of herself and unafraid of what lies ahead.” – XXL