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Emilio Rojas Freestyle Takes Down Draconian Overturning of Roe vs. Wade
Quote from Emilio on Roe Vs. Wade and the “Stan” Freestyle:
“Fuck the Supreme Court. Welcome to the America that is inching closer and closer towards turning the Handmaid’s Tale into a prophecy as opposed to just a frightening dystopian science fiction drama.
Ryan Sawyer, John Dwyer (OSEES), Tom Dolas + More Announce Live LP, Share “Misanthrope Gets Lunch” Single | ‘Live Zebulon’ Out 9/6 via Castle Face
Bent Arcana is Ryan Sawyer, Peter Kerlin, Tom Dolas, Andrew Renteria, Joce Soubiran, and John Dwyer. Today, the group — who released their debut self-titled album on Castle Face Records last year — have announced a brand new live LP, Live Zebulon, recorded at Zebulon in Los Angeles and out on Castle Face Records on September 6.
[Video Submission] Pistols At Dawn — ‘The Truth’ (Alternative Rock)
Pistols At Dawn is an American professional hard rock band formed in 2015 by drummer Adam Jaffe, guitarist Devin White, guitarist Mike Buffa, and bassist Billy Sullivan. Virtuoso guitarist Buffa died tragically in 2018, and the band reunited in 2019 with its first worldwide releases in early 2020.
BENICIO BRYANT RELEASES EMPOWERING NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO “I CAN’T DANCE TO THIS”
In the track, Benicio laces his enigmatic pop R&B sound with a much deeper message to be your authentic self. Benicio adds, “Creating everything for ‘Can’t Dance to This’ was absolutely magical. When we were writing this song, I kept thinking about a music video for it and what I wanted to wear. For me this song is powerful in a way because it’s really about confidence. To be our true self and not worry about what others think. In the song, when I say ‘watch me’, I feel like that says it all. I’m so grateful for everyone who helped put it all together, sonically and visually.”
LOLA BROOKE RELEASES HIGHLY ANTICIPATED MUSIC VIDEO “ON MY MIND”
Brooklyn’s bold, eminent rapper Lola Brooke makes her highly anticipated return by releasing the official music video to her magnetic single “On My Mind.” The LVTRKEVIN (G Herbo, Rich The Kid, Lady London) directed music video made its world broadcast premiere via BET Jams courtesy of Team 80 Productions earlier today as the efficacious rising artist steps thoroughly into the forefront.
Alora Farenweh – Acid Atlantis
“Acid Atlantis” is the name of my new single. This time it’s an underwater adventure exploring the depths of a strange city full of unusual creatures. When working with the producer, I really emphasized my desire to make the song like an underwater video game, but also keeping it dreamy and surreal. I hope everyone who hears it is transported to another world! Listen to “Acid Atlantis” today on:
Unstoppable DICE release new single ‘The Search’
In the last year and a half, DICE have gone from WA bedroom rockers to catching and holding the attention of Aussie fans nationwide.
They’ve hit milestone after milestone and show no signs of slowing down – 1.6 million streams across only 8 songs. Multiple sold-out headline shows. 100k monthly Spotify listeners. Major playlisting success. And a consistent, loveable Aussie-rock sound that delivers each and every time. DICE have proven that they never miss the mark.
MUNI LONG RELEASES NEW EP ‘PUBLIC DISPLAYS OF AFFECTION TOO’ VIA SUPERGIANT/DEFJAM RECORDINGS
Today Muni Long – the breakthrough R&B superstar of the year –releases the highly-anticipated follow-up EP to her 2021 debut, Public Displays of Affection Too. The 5-song EP, released via Muni’s own Supergiant Records and Def Jam Recordings, features “Baby Boo,” her new summertime anthem featuring Saweetie, as well as the new singles “Pain” and “Another.”
Bad Wolves Release New Track “The Body,” Ahead of Forthcoming EP Set to Drop This Summer
Bad Wolves, the critically acclaimed and multi-platinum band, released their new single “The Body” today via Better Noise Music, along with a lyric video for the song. The track haunts the listener, talking about how far one must go to commit an unthinkable crime. It is the first new offering from the band’s upcoming EP, set for release this summer.
J-HOPE’S 1ST SINGLE “MORE” OUT NOW
ELECTRONIC DUO HEAD BALLET RELEASE THEIR STUNNING DEBUT DREAM-POP EP ‘SUDDENLY IT’S MAKING SENSE’ / SHARE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘BEACHGRASS’
KARIN ANN SHARES THE NEW SINGLE ‘you make me miserable’
Summer is only just getting going and Karin Ann has already experienced an adventure of a lifetime by touring Europe as guest to Imagine Dragons, YUNGBLUD and My Chemical Romance. Those shows have continued to spotlight an artist who is beginning to impact in the UK, where she has received airplay from Jack Saunders on Radio 1 as well as features courtesy of Kerrang! and Wonderland.
GRACE DAVIES MAKES TRIUMPHANT RETURN WITH POWERFUL POP ANTHEM ‘WOLVES’
Of the track, Grace says: “This is about owning your mistakes and using them as ammunition to power through life. ‘You can run, you can hide, but you need to find your way through the fire’. It’s a power anthem about recovering after a world of shit was thrown at you and believing that if you can get through that then you’re invincible and can get through anything. Having lived with this song for five years, I was excited to get stuck into the production as I’d always had a strong vision for the track”.
Seafret release heartfelt new single ‘Pictures’ today through Nettwerk
Self-produced by Seafret’s own Harry Draper and Cam Blackwood (Florence & The Machine, George Ezra, Lewis Capaldi) and inspired by images of unblemished youth and possibilities, ‘Pictures’ opens up more of the tender and passionate songwriting the duo, who already amassed over 1 billion streams across their catalogue to date, have always looked to produce. With its soft and subtle guitar playing and atmospheric vocal performance layered throughout, they are continuing to push the boundaries of their sound throughout this new year once again.
Karen Harding releases new single ‘Other Side Of Love’
UK Top 10 hitmaker Karen Harding has released her brand new single ‘Other Side Of Love’ via Ultra Records. The new single showcases Karen’s prowess in the art of creating stunning melodies with her versatile writing and honest lyricism. The track features captivating house beats and huge ethereal synths as Karen addresses a personal journey in holding relationships together.