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Canadian Record Producer Taabu Joins Forces with Kenyan Singer Yviona for “Pigana”

Up & Coming Rapper RMS

RMS is a Rapper/EMCEE, Producer and Filmmaker who hails from New Jersey. He takes lyrics to new heights by combining immaculate verbiage with the flow of today’s Hip/Hop sound we love.


flowerkid, the moniker of 19-year-old singer, songwriter, and producer Flynn Sant, has shared his gripping new single and video, ‘It’s Happening Again’. Premiered via triple j, ‘It’s Happening Again’ is co-produced with Dave Hammer and features LA-based Australian-native KUČKA.

Recent Track from Japanese Artist Springtide

“Looked Up The Sky” comes via the ‘Remixed and Reconstructed EP,’ a collection of remixed and reconstructed songs from previously released EP “Sounds Strange, Weird, But Unmistakably Romantic” Vol.1 and Vol.2.


This isn’t the first time the two parties have linked up. The single follows an exciting era for dvsn, who released their third album, A Muse in Her Feelings, in April 2020. Ty appeared on that album among an all-star cast of collaborators that included Future, PARTYNEXTDOOR, Popcaan, Buju Banton, Summer Walker, and more. The album was loved by fans by critics alike—praised as one of the best of 2020 by Complex, UPROXX, Noisey, and others.

contradash “triple check” Out Now on Interscope Records

Swiss heavy shock-rock five-piece DarkFlow premiered new official music video “Hatred Between Neighbours”

About 7 months after the official released of its debut full-length album ‘6’, Swiss heavy/shock-rock band DarkFlow just premiered an official music video illustrating the song “Hatred Between Neightbours” and available right now on YouTube.

R&B vs Hip Hop: Which references drugs, alcohol most?

Music, drugs and alcohol go hand in hand. Many musicians have written odes to the highs and lows of imbibing and substance abuse, but which genres do so the most?

The research development team at Delamere Health have dived into the lyrical data to uncover the top genre making the most references to drugs and alcohol in its music.

Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll: Analysing Taboo References in Music Genres


If ‘Soldier’ defied conventions, ‘Lighthouse’ smashes them beyond recognition. Brave James’ richly textured and ethereal vocal harmonies drift dreamily over a production which inventively evolves at every step. The track’s initial loop casts a hypnotic spell that feels inescapable, but as he sings “shine a light into the water now” it changes course. Suddenly it opens up, revealing the space for his words to dominate the soundscape. It’s an unconventional structure, but one that mirrors the intensity of the experience that Brave James is discussing.

Voodoo Bloo – NEW VIDEO ‘MMA’ – Streaming Now

joan Release New Single & Video “come over” TODAY!

Beloved Arkansas duo joan have released the incredible third single, “come over” TODAY! “come over” is from “hi”, one of two upcoming EP’s (“hi” & “bye”) set to hit later this year via Photo Finish Records. The EP’s weave the story of the beginning and end of a relationship with ‘come over’ representing that initial spark, the imminent possibility that attraction might turn to love. Following the release of singles “so good” & last months “don’t say you love me”, “come over” is an absolutely intoxicating listen, and is accompanied by a stunning VHS inspired visual.

Rising artist Jack In Water faces the expectations of love in video for new single ‘For You’…

Following the announcement of his debut album, You Don’t Feel Like Home, last month, rising artist Jack In Water has today released the stunning video for his new single ‘For You’. The video is the final in a series of beautiful cinematic visuals directed by Churchie Hill. Jack In Water’s debut album comes out August 27th on Nettwerk Records.

TV PEOPLE – Rising Dublin alt-rock outfit share first release of 2021: ‘Out of the Silence’

Working alongside Dan Doherty at Darklands Audio (Fontaines D.C., Vulpynes), Christian Wright at Abbey Road Studios (Radiohead, Blur, LCD Soundsystem) and Grammy award winning Caesar Edmunds (QOTSA, St. Vincent, PJ Harvey); ‘Out of the Silence’, displays TV People’s dark and gritty sound intricately laced with brooding rhythms and punk-infused undertones as they find solace in the excitement and inspiration running throughout the Dublin music scene.

SMILING: watch sun-drenched “Lighthouse” video via It’s Psychedelic Baby Mag!

San Diego shoegaze and psych-pop rockers SMILING (formerly Annie Girl and The Flight) share a sun-drenched and intriguing new video taken from their upcoming debut on Rebel Waves Records. Start your summer the right way with “Lighthouse”, premiering exclusively on It’s Psychedelic Baby Mag!

‘Lighthouse’ by Smiling | “Somewhere between psych and shoegaze”

FRAUDS Reveal Video For New Single ‘Ships’ Released 1st July 2021

Croydon post-hardcore power duo FRAUDS are pleased to reveal the video for their new single ‘Ships’ which is released on 1st July 2021 on all good digital streaming platforms.

The band recently signed to Alcopop! Records, and are delighted to announce details of their second album Long Spoons set for release on 1st October 2021.

Vanessa Gimenez (ex-Swimming Girls) releases new single “Doing Better”

Vanessa Gimenez today releases her second single “Doing Better” and announces the release of her debut EP ‘Make It Rain’, out August 12th.

Vanessa Gimenez doesn’t so much write songs as conjure dreamscapes for listeners to lose themselves in. It’s a talent she began honing while fronting Bristol-band Swimming Girls – racking up millions of streams along with triumphant turns at Glastonbury and at Shepherd’s Bush Empire. It’s only since going solo that Gimenez has begun to realise the true scope of her creative potential.

The New Bardots Debut New Video For “On Our Own”

Fans last heard from the New Jersey-born and-based rock band The New Bardots with their 2021 single “In The Year 2525” which conquered international radio rotations on most rock shows. After just a couple of months, the band is ready to reveal their new rock n roll single, which will be part of an upcoming EP.

New Music News – ANNA AARONS – ‘A PERFECT DAY’ – Single Out Now

“I’m walking way above cloud 9, making my own sunshine” is the opening line of “A Perfect Day”, a feel-good happy song performed by London singer songwriter Anna Aarons. This positive upbeat track, written by Dean Adams and Nick Moxsom, is released on 28th May via Cute Spider Records and distributed by Horus Music