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Nyck Caution Shares Heartfelt Single, “December 24th” ft. Elbee Thrie of Phony Ppl

Delivering evocative lyrics with an ice-cold demeanor, Brooklyn rapper Nyck Caution is preparing to make the leap. Today, the Pro Era rapper shares the opening track from his upcoming full-length, Anywhere But Here. Aptly titled for the release date and his father’s birthday, “December 24th” is a song about grieving the recent loss of his father, yet using the hardship as a jumping point to push himself further on his musical journey. “Your pops would’ve turned in his grave if he saw that you gave up, that’s not how the Caution was bred.” Bringing Elbee Thrie (of Phony Ppl) along for the ride with a soulful, warming hook, complete with smooth, ethereal production from Erick The Architect, the song sets the tone for the remainder of the project with Nyck’s lyrical ability and storytelling prowess on full display.

[Video] MIC Johnson Jr. & DV Alias Khryst – “Get Wit Me”

There’s alot of contributing factors to the growth of someone’s character. The dictionary definition of the word smart means pain, so in theory the more failure, losses, rejection you have the smarter you should become, instead of just stopping use it to find autonomy. Rochester battle rapper, MIC Johnson Jr. releases the lead video-single “Get With Me” featuring D.V. Alias Khryst from his forthcoming album “Growth Spurt” available soon via High Caliber Music.

Cyberpunk collides with hyper pop on the deserted streets of Tokyo in new FEMM music video ‘Tic Toc’

FEMM today released new single ‘Tic Toc’, produced in collaboration with trending R&B singer Vedo, whose hit track ‘You Got It’ was recently certified Gold. The release of ‘Tic Toc’ is accompanied by a music video directed by visionary photographer Liam Wong.

The mannequin duo have been pioneers of Japan’s female rap scene since their 2014 album ‘Femm-Isation’ blew up globally and entered the US Billboard World Albums Top 10 chart. The new release comes hot on the heels of their November EP release, ‘404 Not Found’.

Marza Panther – MATHANAS

Marza Panther is a cellist, composer, singer and songwriter who draws on a wide range of influences from folk and world to alternative, metal, dance and pop. She uses found sounds such as dog panting, breathing, water, coins, matches and other noises to create unique percussive layers, tethering her music to the natural world. While the lyrics are mostly dark and sorrowful, lush vocals and cellos ultimately rise to triumph over the more dissonant elements of the songs.

Marza approaches the songwriting process from many different directions, using a different instrument each time as a starting point. She is endlessly fascinated by the act of creating something beautiful out of the void.

Artist: Devin Renee – Track: Sinner’s Lullaby

Singer-Songwriter Devin Renee creates her own unique blend of country and rock with her original music. Devin recently released her new single, “Sinner’s Lullaby”, from her upcoming country-rock EP. She has amassed album credits with Norco Music, on three of their studio albums. Devin also shows off her softer acoustic side in her debut album “In Pieces”. You can find Devin performing at local venues in Southern California as well as online at devinrenee.com and on social media @devinreneemusic.

Sivan Langer – Track: Believe

One of Israel’s most promising emerging musical exports, Sivan Langer, is quickly making a name for himself. The talented artist presents his atmospheric EP “Sketches.” The alternative/lo-fi rock release delivers atmospheric arrangements with feel-good instrumentation, soothing vocals, and a story to follow. The emotion-drenched vocals adorn the uplifting acoustic instrumentals that shine and sparkles at every turn. Sivan’s vocal performance in this evocative EP will put listeners in a state of trance. Released in 2010, “Sketches” captures a moment in the musical spectrum that was like no other.

Viva La Panda – Paradise

Viva La Panda is a project about a panda that wants to express itself. The sound is soothing and made for relaxed but still quite up tempo occasions… NIKKI Beach has shown big interest for this artist lately which is precisely what we aim for. Chill house basically, mixed with some tropical house flavour to it. The project is founded by the producer Arash Fahmi. Parts of the income goes directly to saving the pandas in west-Asia from being extinguished.

TheHxliday Spreads Cheer with “Laugh A Little” from 1/1 BatBxy EP

Already a master of melody at the age of nineteen, TheHxliday is on the cusp of household name status. Emphasizing the importance of staying in touch with your emotions, TheHxliday shares “Laugh A Little,” his new video single. Marked by brightly colored, bass-heavy production, “Laugh A Little” gets its power from TheHxliday’s burbling bursts of auto-tuned notes, offering advice for listeners who might be feeling down on themselves: “Don’t let them take your shine, let your feelings work/Don’t waste your time, time is something worth.”

MrJamyes – Track: Fight

“Swedish artist the same home country as Avicii and Abba for not to mention Max Martin. I started playing the guitar and the piano at the age of 10. Motivational music inspires me. My music gives people positive energy.”

Artist: RonBaby – Track: Designer Umbrellaz

“Designer Umbrellaz” is a debut single by RonBaby released on December 19, 2020. Producers: G1 and IcyTrunkz. Audio Engineer: mixedbydeavo Final Mix and Master: Cakeboybally Writer: Rodjim Ormel Novesteras.

PITCH BLACK PROCESS Release Official Video ‘Heroes of 2020’ (Feat. Cengiz Tural)!

Turkish metallers PITCH BLACK PROCESS, formerly known as Affliction, have released an official video for ‘Heroes of 2020’ (feat. Cengiz Tural), dedicated to heroes of this era! ‘Heroes of 2020’ is not included in “SIR” EP. Written, recorded and produced by Pitch Black Process at Studyo Frekans / Turkey. Mastered by Lawrence Mackrory at Obey Mastering / Sweden. The song is featured by Cengiz Tural, one of the most talented, influential and versatile drummers of Turkey.

SONIC BLAST – “Quest For Camelot” from upcoming album “Humanity Divided”

Sonic Blast is a Greek Heavy Metal band. The band was formed in Kozani,Greece (2015). Nick Dedes (Guitar) and Dimitris Gkatziaris (Guitar,Bass) were the founding members, while Thimios P. (Drums), Nick Vogiatzis (Keyboards) and Dimitris Vachtsevanos (Vocals) are the latest additions.

Artist: Space of a Day – Track: Mendocino Punch

This song (Mendocino Punch) is a new progressive hard rock song. It begins w/ driving guitar and drums, then finds its resolution in soaring harmonious vocals. Unconscious inspirations include: Queens of the Stone Age, Tool, Rush (esp. Neil Peart), Red Hot Chili Peppers, Led Zeppelin (esp. John Bonham), Van Halen, & Yes.

GENTLE SAVAGE: New Single ‘YNAMW (You Never Ask Me Why)’ OUT NOW and Available For Streaming!

“With love from us to you, here’s ‘You Never ask Me Why'”

GENTLE SAVAGE, formed in 2013, have released their new single ‘YNAMW (You Never Ask Me Why)’ today. The single is taken from the band’s upcoming debut album ‘Midnight Waylay’, out in February 2021.


Rock/Metal Guitarist Extraordinaire, Darren Michael Boyd continues to build on the momentum he began with his debut solo album, “Lifting the Curse.” Recorded and released after a life-altering accident, the album introduced the music world to Darren’s incredible talent as both a songwriter and instrumentalist. That album spawned the single, “The Earth Is BFlat,” which is approaching 70K Spotify plays, to date.

Title: Pure Spirit – Artist and songwriter: Dario Margeli

Guitar players that have played on this recording include Hugh Williams from Florida, Philip Ockelford from Great Britain and Julian Roel. The recording has a real bass guitar that gives the recording warmth and motion. The song has motivational lyrics that talk about how beyond our thoughts, we are our spirit and consciousness and how that already is complete and contains all we need.