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Over the past 4 years, Ashnikko has made it a tradition to release a Halloween track in celebration of their favourite holiday. Previous Halloween singles include Halloweenie, Halloweenie II Pumpkin Spice and Halloweenie III Seven Days. Halloweenie IV: Innards sees Ashnikko take the Czech Orchestral classic “In The Hall of the Mountain King” and flip it on its head.
Rusty Gear’s Latest Music Video “Ashes Of Desire”
Recorded at the famous Sound Emporium Studios in Nashville, and featuring the fabulous Bekka Bramlett on vocals and players from the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section, Rusty Gear’s new EP Against the Grain ships to radio around the world and is gaining play in the US and overseas. In Europe Vassilis Orfanos of Blues Radio Greece shares, “We are currently spinning two of Rusty’s new songs featuring Bekka Bramlett Against The Grain and Ashes of Desire.”
Midlake announce first album since 2013; share first song
Midlake have announced the release of their eagerly awaited fifth studio album. FOR THE SAKE OF BETHEL WOODS arrives via ATO Records in the US and Bella Union in the UK on Friday, March 18, 2022; pre-orders are available now. The Texas-based band’s first new music since 2013’s Antiphon, FOR THE SAKE OF BETHEL WOODS, is heralded by today’s premiere of the vibrant first single, “Meanwhile…,” available now at all DSPs and streaming services; an official lyric video is streaming now at YouTube.
DE LA MUERTE – Release New Single “Llorona”
The talented singer Gianluca “Maracas” duets with Ines Salazar, majestic guest star and acclaimed soprano who has trod the stages all over the world with artists such as Pavarotti, Domingo and directed by Zeffirelli, covering roles such as Tosca, Amelia. The piano is played by another great guest star, Maestro Mistheria known for his numerous works and for his participation to Vivaldi metal Project.
“Llorona” is the name of the new single, taken from the mexicanfolk song, and will be available from November 1st via Revalve Records.
Out Now: Alt-R&B/Soul Duo The O’My’s Reflect On Connection And Isolation On New Single “Lonely”
Soulful Chicago-based duo The O’My’s return with new single “Lonely”—their first release of the year and a teaser of more music to come later this fall via ADA / Warner Music Group. Singer-guitarist Maceo Vidal-Haymes and multi-instrumentalist Nick Hennessey celebrate intimate connection on the new track, while the upcoming body of work will further delve into the human experience, interaction and its absence.
OUT TODAY: Synth-pop Musician Tee Dee Dees Releases ‘Slim Bears’ [FFO: Interpol, Placebo, Depeche Mode]
Indie synth-pop project Tee Dee Dees has released his sophomore single, ‘Slim Bears’ on the 22nd of October via Alaska Music. The single follows the release of ‘War’ which premiered via CLASH Magazine and is taken from his upcoming album, 1^2=1 which was produced by Ben Shopen and is scheduled for release in 2022. Tee Dee Dees is the solo project of Ori Mark, although he enlisted Tomer Z (of the UK-Israeli band Blackfield) for drums on the album as well as the artistic works of Karni Postel (who has previously worked with Asaf Avidan and the Mojos). The producer has also receieved support from CLOUT Magazine for his eccentric works.
Video: losLAUREN 718 – Hold On (Grip)
Prepping for his upcoming 2022 release “Addicted to Success,” losLAUREN 718 drops his latest single “Hold On (Grip).”
It’s a message to the fans, asking them to be patient, the wait is almost over.
Holy Tokes follow up their single release “Ghosts” with a music video
GAVIN LEATHERWOOD REVEALS STUNNING NEW SINGLE ‘ DRIFTWOOD MERMAID’// WATCH HERE
Multi- faceted artist Gavin Leatherwood reveals his gorgeous new single, Driftwood Mermaid. A beautifully crafted alternative folk cut showcasing Leatherwood’s dreamy vocals atop a guitar led arrangement, the track is a stellar offering from an artist set to introduce his fan base to his deeply personal sound. Speaking on the release, he states:
SET THE SUN Release Cathartic Music Video for “New Condition” (feat. Michael Lessard of The Contortionist)
American-Canadian Alt-Metal outfit SET THE SUN have released the second single from their soon-to-be-announced debut EP. The track, titled “New Condition” features guest vocals from Michael Lessard of The Contortionist, and explores familiar territory to the ideas expressed in the band’s first single, “Invisible”.
Up And Coming Australian Pop Artist Don Mai Returns With New Single ‘Stay The Night’
Pop Singer-Songwriter Don Mai is back with the new single ‘Stay The Night’. The follow up to the two singles ‘Better’ and ‘Caught Up’ which were released earlier in the year, Don once again demonstrates his pop accolades and ear for a catchy hook. Influenced by the likes of Charlie Puth and Ed Sheeran, Don’s personal style of songwriting see’s him open up about his emotions and feelings whilst still retaining a catchy and accessible element to his music.
Jeremy Voltz shares brand new video for ‘Fall Apart’ today!
Produced by multiple JUNO Awards winner Michael Phillip Wojewoda (Barenaked Ladies, Buffy Sainte-Marie, The Jerry Cans), Weekender is a love letter and a heartfelt ‘thank you’ to his band with “Fall Apart” serving as an apology to his wife for the moments he feels lost internally. “I hope this album takes away a little bit of the loneliness we all feel,” shares Voltz.
Foamboy are a Portland-based duo comprised of producer Wil Bakula and vocalist Katy Ohsiek. They met in Salem, OR and worked together for a number of years in the experimental musical collective Chromatic Colors. In this group, Wil and Katy collaborated with a wide variety of instrumentalists, released 2 full-length albums, and graced the stages of many outdoor festivals, bars, and basements. In the events of 2020, Wil and Katy took this time to take on a new project, and Foamboy came to be.
Symphonic Extreme Metallers ZORNHEYM Premiere Lyric Video For “The Revelation”
Sweden’s symphonic extreme metallers ZORNHEYM have released their highly anticipated sophomore album, The Zornheim Sleep Experiment, today with Noble Demon. The band celebrates the record’s arrival with the debut of a brand new lyric video for the track “The Revelation”, which band mastermind ZORN (ex – DARK FUNERAL / – DEVIAN) describes as “The heaviest Zornheym track to date. A mesmerizing horror theme of epic proportion”!
Moody, Soulful R&B // Acclaimed Toronto Artist
KIANA is a Toronto based R&B artist, known for her moody, soulful and hypnotic soundscapes. Reflecting feelings of heartbreak and melancholy, the songwriter touches on how growth is often painful but beautiful. With a unique Persian and Dutch upbringing, KIANA grew up in constant change. This experience taught her the beauty in letting go and adapting and as a result her lyricism developed into a form of observation of her ever-changing environment. Her music takes its inspiration from both Toronto and European music culture, creating something which is comforting and familiar, yet distinctly her own.
‘A Truly Ethereal Sound’ – Wonderland Magazine Premieres ViVA Trio Who Capture Female Empowerment, Courage and Freedom in their Ethereal and Imaginative New Single ‘WILD and FREE’
“WILD and FREE” features soaring vocals, a dramatic chorus and symphonic and electronic instrumentation giving a taste of their upcoming concept album WINTER LEGENDS coming next winter. Their new music defies categorization with the whole album promising to contain a kaleidoscope of genres all performed in ViVA Trio’s signature style.
UNVEIL THE STRENGTH Release New Single “KILL” + Official Music Video ; Announce the Name of Their Next Coffee
KILL coffee- Enjoy this limited edition Austin, Texas roasted small batch coffee. This coffee comes from their favorite Costa Rican Coffee region Tarrazu. AFAORC is an association of small farmers who specialize in producing unique micro lot batches of very high-quality Arabica coffees. This flavor profile has a tart citric acidity and caramel with a creamy chocolate aftertaste. This coffee will make you more metal than anyone within 20 square miles..