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Grammy nominated songwriter/artist/musician/producer CHILDISH MAJOR has no plans of slowing down in 2020. After dropping last month’s “Dem Know” featuring dancehall/rap recording artist BEAM, he returns to unveil his latest track “Shallow Dimes.” The music video also sees an appearance from Wondaland’s St. Beauty. “Shallow Dimes” is now available at all DSPs and the visual is also available now via his YouTube.

Ceschi shares animated “Red Emma” video

Ceschi’s music lives in some liminal space between left-field hip hop, folk punk and indie rock. It’s hard to explain, so on planes he generally tells people that he sounds “something like like Ed Sheeran,” and they nod. He has worked with Saskatchewan, Canadian producer Factor Chandelier for over a decade as they formed the backbone of their Fake Four Inc. record label. Their 2015 record, “Broken Bone Ballads” built a cult following within the indie rap and DIY punk communities.


The energetic and fun “All Me” visual features renowned Bay Area Turffeinz Dance Crew while “Change Your Life,” finds Kehlani back in her hometown, showcasing mesmerizing imagery and authentic set ups around the city of Oakland, CA.

SUPERMILK, the project of former Doe drummer, shares twisted video for new single ‘Agony Anne’

Today Supermilk, the recording project of former Doe drummer Jake Popyura, shares urgent new single ‘Agony Anne’ alongside accompanying music video. ‘Agony Anne’ is the second single to be taken from the project’s upcoming debut LP ‘Death Is the Best Thing for You Now’ which is slated for release on March 27th on Keroleen Records. ‘Death Is the Best Thing for You Now’ builds on Supermilk’s brand of synth-peppered fuzz-rock and broadens the scope to include other influences previously unexplored in the project.

New > Ian Isiah > shares “Why” video > ft. Ryan Trecartin, dir. Leilah Weinraub

Ian Isiah presents his latest video “Why” from Shugga Sextape Vol. 1, the final chapter featuring the legendary Ryan Trecartin and directed by Leilah Weinraub (of “Shakedown”).

The clip features the seductive world of Ohio as seen in Trecartin and Lizzie Fitch’s Whether Line show which premiered at Fondazione Prada 2019.

BLACK SWAN – Debut Album “Shake the World” Out Now

Black Swan, featuring Vocalist Robin McAuley (McAuley Schenker Group), guitarist Reb Beach (Winger, Whitesnake), bassist Jeff Pilson (Foreigner, The End Machine, ex-Dokken), and drummer Matt Starr (Ace Frehley, Mr. Big) have released their debut album “Shake the World,” today via Frontiers Music Sri.

Introducing REMATCH and “Live A Little” Video

Rematch have teamed up with AltPress to exclusively premiere their new video, “Live A Little.”

“Live A Little” documents the minute setbacks of everyday life such as overzealous neighbors, a minor fender-bender or working a mundane 9 to 5 job. Eventually, the narrator of the video— portrayed by vocalist Alex Vito—fights back against these inconveniences.

2020’s Most Sinful States – WalletHub Study

Every state is known for its own virtues and vices. But harmful behavior on the individual level can result in staggering economic costs, considering that gambling addiction costs the U.S. $5 billion per year and
smoking costs dwarf that with over $300 billion per year.

With Mardi Gras coming up and sure to be full of drinking, drug use and sex, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2020’s Most Sinful States as well as accompanying videos along with its Mardi Gras Facts – Booze, Floats, Money & More infographic. To determine where the U.S. has the most moral growing to do, WalletHub compared the 50 states based on seven sinful behaviors: anger and hatred, jealousy, excesses and vices, greed, lust, vanity and laziness.

Bartleby Delicate’s new single tackles the subject of irrepressible memories

Bartleby Delicate is full of contrasts – with folk music rooted in the heart and his recent love for experimental electronic music. Starting as a singer-songwriter venture, the project morphed into a blend of philosophical phrases, finger picking guitar and experimental electronics, at times reminiscent of Daniel Johnston, at times akin to Bon Iver or James Blake.

Out Now: Os Mutantes’ New Album ‘ZZYZX’

The 11 tracks on ZZYZX (9 of which are in English) keep the psychedelic flame alive, and prove that a band initially known for being so ahead of their time could never be stuck in the past. Named for the mysterious “ZZYZX Road” in a remote part of the American Southwest, the album takes listeners through the Mojave desert to the infamous Area 51, then proceeds to break down the barriers of music made on Earth.