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LANDON LLOYD MILLER – Releases Upbeat Third Solo Single: “Feel It Again”
A letter of hope to Landon’s dear friend, endearingly known as “Toups” (or even sometimes as “Tipsy Topsy Turvy Toupsy Poopsy” as Landon humorously introduces us in sing-song here), “Feel It Again” is a track all about camaraderie, good-times gone and dreams of those times yet to be.
STONE HOUSE ON FIRE: Brazilian heavy psych explorers debut “Waterfall” video at Invisible Oranges; Time is a Razor LP out via Electric Valley Records
“Let it fall down on you, feel its weight as it pours on you and let it slowly wash you away,” Brazilian Stone House on Fire entices the listeners to dive into the “Waterfall,” their latest music video offering. “Waterfall” serves as the 03rd track from their recently released LP, Time is a Razor, released via Electric Valley Records on 28 January 2022 digitally and on multiple variants of vinyl.
Texas thrashers XIL have released their song “Speedemons” via Toilet Ov Hell. The song is from their upcoming album Rip & Tear which is out on February 25th via Confused Records.
CISCO SWANK & LUKE TITUS ANNOUNCE ALBUM FT. SABA, BRAXTON COOK, PHOELIX AND MORE
Kindred spirits, both Swank & Titus have made names for themselves in their respective circles with their multi-instrumental, genre-bending approach to jazz and hip-hop. A staple in the NYC scene, Swank has worked with acts including Brasstracks, Maurice Brown, Kenneth Whalum, Malaya, Julius Rodriguez, and CARRTOONS. Titus, a Chicago Native has collaborated with, Noname (Room 25), Ravyn Lenae, KAINA, and more.
Talmont Present: The Debut Album, ‘Laid Under Heavy Lights’.
Sonically combining the granular sounds of 20th century samples with more progressive production techniques, ‘Laid Under Heavy Lights’ explores lyrical themes of nostalgia, euphoria and insomnia. Recently featured on the BBC Introducing Mixtape, focus track ‘Backseat’ explores the importance of the “in-between”, and how it can sometimes hold more meaning than the end, as Martha explains:
Skope video submission: ATAK, “It Was All A Dream”. Latino rapper repping Denver
ICYMI: Chicago’s Buck773 Drops Soulful New Single “Never There”
Chicago rising star Buck773 released the official video for “Never There” today. On the new soulful single, Buck speaks on the trust issues, heartbreak and betrayal that he’s overcome and those who stuck around and weathered the storm with him. The video jumps between Buck pondering as he wanders a Chicago alley in solitude, and glimpses of his streetwear ventures and aspirations, as he speaks from the heart.
Melodic death metal band HAUNTED BY SILHOUETTES take a leap of faith with their new “Flock” music video & single
Norwegian melodic death metal band Haunted By Silhouettes have just revealed a music video for their new single “Flock”, as well as announcing the availability of pre-orders for their upcoming EP album No Man Isle. “Flock” is the first single from the band’s new EP which is set to drop worldwide on May 6, 2022. The music video was directed by Stian Hoel Fossen and Mathias Jamtli Rye.
OUT NOW // GXBOS – ‘Flake In The Press’
Posing as his first of many releases this year, ‘Flake In The Press’ is a hard-hitting and skittering street-heater that’s enriched with nothing but vim throughout. Built over a drill production courtesy of Ace Valentino, GXBOS pierces through the beat with a punching flow and raw street poetics, creating the ultimate wheel-up worthy joint. Showcasing his gruff tone, slick bars, and impressive punchlines, ‘Flake In The Press’ gives us a deeper insight into the newcomers story thus far, “N***as call me da plug / But I’m more like socket/ I’m getting bag / And I’m boostin’ da profit / I get it & gone it / No need for discussion”, he raps.
RMC Mike Releases New Single “6 God”
A part of the Flint rap movement since its inception, RMC Mike’s musical journey is being written as we speak. An advocate for authenticity, Mike’s skilled lyricism and real-life storytelling coupled with his raspy and heavy delivery, set him apart from his peers. With renowned collaborations under his belt with the likes of Rio Da Young OG, The Flint, Michigan native continues to expand his audience and put on for his city.
KENNY DUBMAN Returns with Anthemic New Single and Music Video, “Old Dog,” Featuring CHARLIE STARR of BLACKBERRY SMOKE!
New Jersey based heavy rock artist KENNY DUBMAN has released the official music video for “Old Dog,” the debut single with CHARLIE STARR (BLACKBERRY SMOKE)off of his upcoming LP, Conflicted. Produced by Kenny Dubman and Steve Deauctis, Conflicted was recorded at Sound Spa Productions in Edison, NJ, and features additional guest appearances by Zakk Wylde (OZZY OSBOURNE, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY) and SCOTTI HILL (SKID ROW).
Jessica Nicole Brown Shares Stunning New Single “Single Forever”
Rising US recording artist and songwriter Jessica Nicole Brown has returned with her new single, “Single Forever”. A South Carolina native based in Tennessee, Jessica made a mark on the music scene in 2020 with the release of debut EP, Girl, I Don’t Know, which received rave reviews for her bold and refreshing take on young adulthood. Her boldness continued as she focused on restoring self-love in the black communities with the release of “He Don’t Date Black Girls” and “My Sista, My Girl” last year. And “Single Forever”, released with a cool sense of irony just before Valentine’s Day, continues Jessica’s momentum and gets her year off to a flying start.