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ALL HAIL THE YETI ‘S Bewitching Single “Headless Valley” Hits Streaming Platforms Today! Watch Video Here Now!
“Headless Valley”, the first single from ALL HAIL THE YETI’s upcoming EP, Within the Hollow Earth, was released today on all streaming platforms. Says Connor Garrity, We very excited for the release of “Headless Valley” another campfire tale in the book of ALL HAIL THE YETI . The video was a blast to shoot and turned out exactly how we wanted. Brian Cox, Director, is a genius and totally nailed our vision! It’s been a long time coming and we have finally arrived at the date to release Within the Hollow Earth. Like so many others, Covid took so much from us, and we have had to push the release back four times. But now, with this amazing tour with Jinjer and Suicide Silence, it’s the perfect moment to unleash this demon on the listeners of the metal world. This is the perfect storm! Beware!” Watch the haunting video “Headless Valley” here Now!
Iceland’s Hugar announce new LP ‘Rift’, sharing pulsing video for “Volt”; Album out 1/21 via XXIM/Sony
Today XXIM Records announces the new single and video “volt” from Icelandic band Hugar’s sophomore release on the label. Hugar is the joint musical project of Bergur Þórisson and Pétur Jónsson – the two multi-talented instrumentalists, composers, producers and friends since childhood. “volt” is the latest release from the duo’s upcoming album, titled Rift, which will be released January 21, 2022 on XXIM Records/Sony.
THREADS OF FATE Release Lyric Video
Symphonic metal band THREADS OF FATE have released a lyric video for their stunning song “The Cold Embrace Of The Light”. The song is from their upcoming album of the same name which will be released via Layered Reality Productions on 11 March, 2022.
Band founder Jon Pyres comments:
“We’re very happy to finally release the first single of the new album, admittedly a very special track for us. It explores the darker aspects of despair, of delving deep within and facing your inner demons. It was an interesting time for the band and the new material resulted in a far more sinister manner than the debut EP.”
Out This Week: Mae Mae’s Debut Single – “Squishy” (FFO: Regina Spektor, She and Him, Rilo Kiley)
Inspired by the bliss she feels from life’s little pleasures, Mae Mae’s storytelling reflects how her wide-eyed wonder and optimism collide with the world around her. The same is true of the song’s video, which depicts a home movie-style walk through a garden with her very sweet four-legged companion. The video’s calm and inviting aesthetic mirrors Mae Mae’s earnestness, “Squishy” is unconventional yet welcoming, reflecting how her distinctive charm blends into pop appeal.
Singer-Songwriter Ian Lake Shares Yearning Ballad, “The Bottom”
A storyteller at his core, Ian Lake’s true gift is connecting people through the unifying bond of our shared human experience. Powerful, textured vocals and brutally honest lyrics, set to catchy pop melodies, give Lake’s songwriting immediate impact, and leave a lasting impression.
Letting Up Despite Great Faults Share “Corners Pressed” via Indie88, Read Bandcamp Feature, New LP ‘IV’ Out 2022
The second single off of their upcoming album, “Corners Pressed” is an upbeat dreampop anthem from legendary shoegaze outfit Letting Up Despite Great Faults. A more pop-forward track from shoegaze outfit, “Corners Pressed” is a slight shift frmo their usual heavier, gazier sound, resulting in a breezy and infectious track.
Female Polish Pop Artist | Elly Tess
A lover of sad songs with a penchant for dark, romantic storytelling, Elly Tess is perfectly suited for the modern music world. The Polish-born, LA based artist draws on her background in philosophy and fiction to create intimate songs, exploring the complexities of the heart with rare authenticity. Since graduating from the Musician’s Institute in Hollywood, Julia has been steadily gaining momentum. With her 2021 debut, Elly Tess is proving to be an artist on the ascent, capable of making meaningful connections with her ever-growing fanbase.
HORNS Release New Video For “Scream Scream Scream”
HORNS’ new single “Scream Scream Scream” is a glorious cover of “Sing Sing Sing” by LOUIS PRIMA. Devised by acclaimed pianist and composer Simon Fache, HORNS deliver an artful marriage of jazz and metal.
Gold & Youth Share “Blush” Single + Video
Gold & Youth have finally unveiled their new album Dream Baby (via Paper Bag Records). To commemorate the release, they shared the record’s focus track, “Blush,” and its accompanying music video.
Today’s Hottest African Music Artists Can Now Be Heard On Free Streaming “Afro Soundz Radio”
Some of the featured artists on Afro Soundz include: Stonebwoy, Mr. Eazi, Sarkodie, Tiwa Savage, Tems, Diamond Platnumz, Kuami Eugene, Davido, Kizz Daniel, Falz, Wizkid, Naira Marley, Fireboy DML, Burna Boy, Mayorkun, Simi, Yemi Alade, Adekunle Gold, and so many others.
Dj Bjay, AfroSoundz Radio’s main DJ & music director says their station’s listenership has increased by a staggering 500% in the past year.