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Psychedelic Porn Crumpets drop final installment of warped visual trilogy with ‘Pukebox’ music video

Completing what’s been a significant creative journey over the last few years, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets and filmmaker Oliver Jones present the official video for the band’s latest single, ‘Pukebox’.

DYLYN Share Electro Pop Single “Make It Naked”

Rock ‘n roll is not the easy way, but it’s a freeing way, and it’s the way Toronto artist DYLYN wants to live her life. Each single sounds more monstrous than the last, unleashing a talent that’s only beginning to realize her true potential. DYLYN has finally found herself. The rest of the world is about to find her, as well.

Airpark Share New Single Quiet Type (feat. Valley Queen)

On Friday, Nashville-based duo Airpark shared new single “Quiet Type” (feat. Valley Queen), from the band’s upcoming EP, Quiet Type: an Intimate Collection of New & Old, due out February 26th via Eugenia Hall Records.

BLUE OX: Minnesota Outfit With Former Members Of Dead To Fall, Devilinside, Ambassador Gun, Coma Eternal, And More To Release Third LP, Holy Vore, In April

Minnesota-based BLUE OX – formed by former members of Dead To Fall, Devilinside, Ambassador Gun, Coma Eternal, and more – has completed their crushing third album, Holy Vore, and is now preparing to unleash the record on April 2nd. The cover art, track listing, a brief teaser, and more have been issued this week.

OUT TODAY: New Album from Acclaimed Alt/Industrial Songwriter Matt Boroff (Performed alongside Nirvana, QOTSA, BRMC, Kyuss, & more)

On his fourth full solo album, Beautiful Machine, the American-born, Austria-based musician and songwriter takes that ability to a new level. Over the course of 11 vivid tracks that run the gamut from pensive reflection to cathartic intensity, he pulls listeners into a modern-day free fall of uncertainty. It’s an urgent, immersive experience that perfectly reflects the turbulent emotional journey of the last few years while confronting the circumstances that brought us here.On his latest, Beautiful Machine, Matt Boroff swaps his trademark guitar sound for electronic textures to paint a compelling portrait of life in our current cultural moment of hyper-reality.

Gentleman’s Dub Club Releases New Single “Honey”

After finding themselves Lost In Space in early 2019, Gentleman’s Dub Club are continuing their voyage through some of the freshest sunshine sounds, and now is the time to unveil a new chapter. November 2020’s release of single “Castle In The Sky” started paving the way for things to come, and on January 29, they’re bringing us back Down To Earth with a brand new album announcement and new single “Honey,” which features the incredible Hollie Cook.

Atlanta Multi-Genre Artist, 5AM Shares Video For “Falsetto” + New album out now!

The bubbling artist has amassed high praise from Fader, Lyrical Lemonade, and Respect Magazine, who called him the “next hottest thing out of the ATL.” Last summer 5AM teamed up with Grammy award nominated producer TM88 (Lil Uzi Vert, Travis Scott) for their surprise 9-track collaboration, 5:88. The project, which Fader described as “a slick but bouncy and melodic ode to the short-lived thrills and romantic possibilities of summer nights” garnered recognition from HotNewHipHop, The Source, Hypebeast and more. This summer 5AM will continue to share new music with his fans which includes, NBA superstar Kevin Durant who discovered the rising singer on a blog and showed love for his music via Instagram.

DEAD BY WEDNESDAY New Song “Mars in Exile” Out Now + Watch The Official Video

Connecticut ‘s leading metal band, and Combat Records artist, DEAD BY WEDNESDAY, released their official lyric video for their latest single titled “Mars in Exile.” The band premiered the song and video (created by Melody Myers) on January 23rd after the OPUS’ BLIZZARD B-DAY BASH 2021 (Live Stream Event)!


“Skin” quickly went viral, garnering over 30 Million Streams, 10 million in the first 48 hours, hitting Top 5 USA Debut on Spotify at #4, Top 5 iTunes Pop Genre, Top 10 iTunes Overall, Top 3 Apple Music Pop, Top 15 Apple Music Overall, and Top 35 on the Spotify Global Chart. It is also her first single to debut on the Billboard Hot 100. The track also received immediate support on radio spinning at Z100, Sirius Hits, and made its debut on the The Vibe iHeart syndicated show. “Skin” instantly took the internet by storm, trending #1 on Twitter worldwide and hit #1 on both the Genius Artist Chart and Song Chart and as well as trending at #7 on YouTube. The track was also met by high praise from the likes of Billboard, Variety, People, USA Today, E!, Cosmo, Bustle, and many more.

Swedish newcomers prove they aren’t afraid to make things personal in their latest track

New single ‘Looking For Trouble’ is has the band pondering the future, detailing the prospects that could lie ahead for vocalist Arvid’s daughter. He says the track is about “…how when she gets older will go out to some bar and dance her way through the night, looking for trouble, which is actually the love that we all need and crave.

SINTAX Warn About The Perils Of Technology On ‘Nano 3000’

Extremely heavy but melodic, Nano 3000 contains a lot of old school metal combined with a modern production and sound. Thrash riffs with a modern metal blend that have something of a heavy metal sensibility. Thrash vocals, technical playing and tremendous solo work run through the grooves of the album which has a bit of everything in a mix while staying unique to the Sintax style and their instantly recognizable sound.

Rotten Mind premieres music video for “City Rats”

Punk outfit Rotten Mind premieres a music video for the opening track of their latest studio full-lenght “Rat City Dog Boy” from 2020. The music video, called “City Rats”, is filmed and edited by Daniel Wiberg and is premiered by The Punk Site.

Platinum-selling Andreas Moe releases ‘Holding On’ video

Andreas Moe has released the video for his brand new single ‘Holding On’, out now via Cosmos Music.

The track is the first song from his upcoming EP to be released in the spring of 2021 and delivers hope for change in anthemic guitar-led pop song.

Kristian North (Mothland-signed ffo: Confidence Man, Metronomy) | Shares new single & announces album

This first single, “Fantasy”, finds Kristian drawing inspiration from the likes of Sparks, George Michael, and Roxy Music – lilting vocals ebb and flow around crystalline pop and propulsive, disco-driven beats. Kristian has quite a cool grasp of lyrics presenting quaint confessions, cloaked desires, and mythical references which he knots together to provide something that is in equal bouts as heartfelt and sincere as it is sarcastic – tongue-firmly-in-cheek romantic observations laced around tar-thick grooves. Other touchpoints for the new record and the overall aesthetic include the aforementioned 80s hitmakers, Marvin Gaye’s later releases and British new wave acts like Prefab Sprout and Scritti Politti.