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Tainy Reveals New Video For “Malos Habitos” Featuring Puertorican Newcomer Kris Floyd

Today, 3 time Latin GRAMMY© Award winning producer and artist Tainy, released the video for “MALOS HABITOS” alongside Puertorican newcomer Kris Floyd. The song is part of “The Kids That Grew Up On Reggaeton- Neon Tapes”, Tainy’s debut EP released earlier this month which consists of 7 songs and features other talented artists such as Dalex, Alvaro Diaz, Sean Paul, Cazzu, Mozart La Para, Lauren Jauregui, C. Tangana, Kali Uchis, Khea, Kris Floyd, Dylan Fuentes, Lennox, Justin Quiles and Llane.

Suburban Living Share “Glow” Single, New LP ‘How to Be Human’ LP Out 8/28

Today, Philadelphia-based dream pop band Suburban Living share their new single “Glow” off of their upcoming album, How to Be Human. Wesley Bunch — guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter for Suburban Living — writes how the song “taps into that feeling of being happily lonely,” capturing moments from his childhood where he didn’t have a phone or felt like he had to interact with anyone. “Glow” is about feelings of nostalgia, holding on to those special moments from the past.

Vanessa Silberman releases new single via V13.net

New York-based (via LA), Alt grunge/singer-songwriter, Vanessa Silberman, dubbed the “DIY queen” and ” nothing less than a super human,”‘ by Audiofemme, announces her single, “All the Kids”, the second in a series of monthly singles to come out in 2020. Drawing inspiration from anthemic rock, grunge, and raw punk, and exploring mixed elements of pop and hip hop production, All the Kids’ (A Diamond Heart Production / Success Records via Symphonic) draws lyrical inspiration from how honest kids truly are. Musically its hooky punk that throws in grunge and explores the fun side of mixing small elements of disco, pop and hip hop production.

Vanessa Silberman is Full of Punky Energy on Her New Song “All The Kids” [Premiere]


Black Atlass has released his new album Dream Awake via XO Records / Republic Records. Executive produced by Grammy Award winning producer DannyBoyStyles, Dream Awake is a hazy and downtempo journey of love through Black Atlass’ lens. Black Atlass notes “Dream Awake’ is a metaphor to describe the feeling of lust. The album is a journey about the joy and chaos two people experience in the process of coming to know one another and ultimately falling in love.”

BMG Records signee OLLIE Drops new single

When you fall for so many people that end up being the wrong one, when you eventually find that person who’s the right one it starts to feel like a perfect landing. “I don’t know what I’d do, if it weren’t for finding you right when I should.”

Venus Furs Shares “Living In Constant” Video Via Glide | Debut LP Out This Summer

Venus Furs, the moniker of Montreal’s Paul Kasner, has announced the release of his new single, “Living In Constant,” starting with an alluring bass line, the song quickly builds through buzzing guitars and an energetic percussion. “Living In Constant” is a song cloaked in heavy atmosphere that describes the final moments of a disgraced priest on his deathbed. Kasner’s ability to display the anxieties and thoughts in this story through his production and poetry are enthralling. The single premiered exclusively with Glide.

SONG/VIDEO PREMIERE: Venus Furs Showcase Magnificent Art Rock Via “Living In Constant”

Amtrac Releases New LP Oddyssey

Today, Amtrac proudly shares his sophomore album Oddyssey, out now on Openers/RCA Records. The new album features contributions from Alex Metric, Saint Kenaire, and Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs.

Nearly a decade after Came Along, Oddyssey further expands Amtrac’s world of earworm-y, thoughtful dance tunes alongside some new indie sensibilities. The album promises instances of release and reflection, with Amtrac’s discerning musicality threading these moments together.


Nashville based indie pop duo, Clemency, released a brand new song this week, and the first of many to come. The track “King of Your Heart,” follows in the footsteps of their past releases, filled with their adventurous cinematic sonics and inspirational lyrical themes. “King of Your Heart is a reflection on who or what rules in our hearts,” said Jason, “while acknowledging there is one who is worthy to reign.”


Fredo Bang, the 23-year old Baton Rouge rapper who overcame a Louisiana jail term to generate some of the most viral street anthems of the past year, keeps the momentum going with “Trust Issues,” his new song + video arriving today via Def Jam Recordings. The track is released ahead of Fredo’s third mixtape in 11 months, Most Hated, which boasts features from Moneybagg Yo, Lil Baby, and YNW Melly.

Lando the Nomad Drops Funky New Single ‘Wildcard’ Feat. Kelly Hafner!

Austin based electronic / funk producer Lando the Nomad has just dropped the first single off his new EP ‘Wildcard’ feat. soulstress Kelly Hafner on Friday, April 3rd! Lando the Nomad’s undeniable funky style is a product of tasteful soul and slammin’ beats. With his other band Resonant Frequency quickly becoming a prominent figure in the live music capital, Austin TX, Lando the Nomad’s personal endeavors are beginning to come to massive fruition.

Leah Capelle unveils debut LP triptych

LA-based singer-songwriter and guitarist Leah Capelle unveils her debut triptych LP – an impressive and poignant 12-track journey about the human heart and condition – today April 3, 2020 via Little Cabin Entertainment / The Orchard. Capelle is additionally slated as the opener for Colbie Caillet at UnCancelled Music Festival – a virtual benefit concert streaming via Stageit and curated by different venues, promoters, and brands including LA’s The Hotel Cafe, LA’s Spaceland Presents, NYC’s Rockwood Music Hall, and more. Artists include Waxahatchee, JP Saxe, The Aces, Snail Mail, and more.

Belgian Heavy Sludge/Post-Hardcore/Doom heavyweights LETHVM premiered new music video “Grey”

About six months after the official release of their second full-length effort ‘Acedia’, Belgian doom/post-hardcore/post-metal/sludge heavyweights LETHVM just shared a brand new music video illustrating the song “Grey” and inspired by an the Italian horror movie “I lunghi capelli della morte” (1964) on YouTube.

Letters To Part Announce Upcoming Single “Ascian,” Out 4/24

Orlando-based progressive rock band Letters To Part have announced the upcoming release of their new single “Ascian,” available on all digital platforms April 24th, 2020. Their artisanal and in depth approach to production and songwriting sets the tone for their atmospheric, yet dynamic, sound. The first taste of their upcoming EP (yet to be announced), “Ascian” dips into many flavors, making the track a universal introduction to Letters To Part. About the single, the band states:

“Ascian really captures the mood that we try to create for our listeners. It has aggressive guitars followed by clean verses to keep the song changing, but also often repeats familiar parts. The beginning and end of the song is very powerful and it is one of our favorite songs to play in our live set.”

Damien McFly releases “VEGA”

Hailing from Padova, Italy, Damien McFly is the moniker behind Damiano Ferrari, a driven, passionate and charismatic singer songwriter who bridges the gaps between old and new influenced by the sound of Mumford and Sons, The Lumineers and Ben Howard. and being supported by Rai Radio 1 (Italian national radio), MTV and Rolling Stone Italy, BBC Scotland and Amazing Radio.

Folk Pop Artist JONT Issues Positive Challenge around New Single, “I Think It Could Be Possible”

Halifax-based folk and dance pop artist Jont is encouraging that “all of us together can change the way the world works.” And so goes the call to action in his new single, “I Think It Could Be Possible” — and resulting cover song invitation.

Olly E releases new single – I Refuse

I Refuse is a cry for society to wake up and realise we are being misled by governments and authorities before we are all in a situation we can’t escape. It questions the listener to think about their actions and if they feel they are wrong-done by the higher powers then to not be ignorant; instead speak out and seek the truth for a better life. This song is my stand saying I will not fall asleep whilst the world burns.

Josh Kumra releases EP + single – Pull Me Back In

After topping the UK Charts in 2011 with Wretch32 and their song ‘Don’t Go’, releasing a rushed debut album and touring Europe with One Republic and Lianne La Havas, singer-songwriter Josh Kumra now – after six years – for the first time releases the music he always wanted to make. The ‘Pull Me Back In’ EP is a brutally honest and intimate body of work, showcasing Kumra’s exceptional talent – maybe for the first time ever.

FAMES release a new alt-pop single ‘what do i call u?’

“It’s just about the drastic change someone goes through when a breakup happens and that person you once held so closely is gone. You no longer know what to call them and it feels like calling them “ex” is like crossing them out of your life forever. Musically the chorus came first and once we understood where the song wanted to go it came together quickly. This is by far our favorite song we’ve released as a band.”

Margate shoegazers Sisyphes have released new single ‘Samsara’

Based in Margate, Avantpop shoegazers Sisyphes are made up of former La Houle guitarist and songwriter Geoffrey Papin, Clémentine Blue (Tiger Lion), John Davies (Michael A Grammar, Traams) and Jimi Tormey (Gang).