@skopemag news – monday – december 12, 2022 @ 2 pm est

@skopemag news – monday – december 12, 2022 @ 2 pm est

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MEDIA RELEASE: Summer Thieves share new single Sunshine

Summer Thieves are set to close out 2022 with the release of new single, ‘Sunshine’. Showcasing a different side to the band, the track is an acoustic-based jam, perfectly placed to hit in time for summer.

A slower sound than fans may be used to, ‘Sunshine’ is what Summer Thieves do best, bringing the summer vibe. Built around gentle layered guitars and purely frontman Jake Barton’s distinctive voice, the track is perfectly named – a slice of ‘Sunshine’ purpose built to be enjoyed in the warmer months.

LIFE share re-interpretation of “Jingle Bells” | New live dates to come in 2023 | New album “North East Coastal Town” out now

LIFE have shared a re-interpreted and wonky-mulled-wine version of Jingle Bells with a LIFE-shaped lyrical take on the Christmas classic.

The track channels everything from The Stooges to The Fall with one-note piano performances, drunken guitar solos and gonzo vocal screams.

GOMORRA (feat. guitarist of Destruction) Unleash Video for “Lost In Darkness”

Swiss thrash metallers Gomorra released their sophomore studio album Dealer of Souls via Noble Demon! Driven by pure finesse, raging drums and epic singalongs, on their second album Gomorra go on full attack and with an uncompromising metal attitude, the five-piece showcases the absolute finest from the worlds of heavy, power and thrash metal! No surprise, since the line-up consists of experienced and virtuoso thoroughbred musicians like Damir Eskic of German thrash metal legends Destruction and members of well established metal acts, like for ex. Gonoreas.


The 24-year-old German/Cuban artist Cloudy June is emerging as a force to be reckoned with. A rising feminist and queer icon, Cloudy June’s songs confront social expectations with blunt, no-holds-barred takes on issues such as sexuality and equality aided by her talent for instantly unforgettable song titles (‘FU In My Head’, ‘Throw Up When I See Your Face’,’Mommy issues’, ‘High Waist To Hell’). As a result, her independent releases have now exceeded 40 million streams, while her IRL following has seen her sell-out her debut headline tour of Germany.

Music Submission: Ditch Litter

Briefly Pretend’s production takes listeners back to late 80s R&B throughout the versus, transitions into 90s alternative pop for the chorus, and ends with a modern dance floor outro. The blend results in an enjoyable indie pop track for nearly every generation of listener. The lyrics also share a universally relatable story of push and pull between two people: one living in dreamland making up fictitious stories about themselves, the other content with a normal and simple existence.

Music Submission: MadEra

For the inclined listener references to bands like Papa Roach, Korn and Limp Bizkit abound, MadEra still create a very individual soundtrack to a world that is dominated by injustice, a lack of empathy and humanity’s inner conflicts.

PERRY BLAKE — Teams Up With Actor Paul McGann On New Single: “Death of a Society Girl”

An ambient and atmospheric track that blends swirling electronics with gently babbling synths and Blake’s token trademark silky sleek vocals, the new track also features actor Paul McGann (Withnail & I, Doctor Who).

Progressive Rock Trio Triangle Space Shares New Single ”Ruptures”

Ruptures is the new progressive rock track of Triangle Space. Bringing a new deep composition and performance showcasing their modern progressive side influenced by bands like Periphery, Plini, Intervals and Animals as Leaders.

After the release of Victoria in 2021, the band brings in Ruptures, a great sound, with a lot of weight and showing the band’s musical evolution. Triangle Space is an American/Colombian band from Austin -Texas and Cucuta – Colombia, focus in a progressive instrumental rock sound. The was band founded in 2018 by Sebastian Amado (guitars), Federico Palmonela (bass) and Carlos Giron (drums).

OUT NOW: Thoughtful Producer Six Missing Shares ‘Peaceful One’ (FFO: Nils Frahm, Brian Eno, Olafur Arnalds.)

Japanese star INTO1 SANTA follows viral success in China with dance video for new single ‘I’m from…’,

The song was inspired by INTO1 SANTA’s life to date, and not only did he help write the lyrics, he was also involved in the choreography of the new music video. He previously performed the song during a guest appearance in the final stage of the popular Chinese dance program ‘Street Dance of China 5’; in this video, the performance has been moved into the studio, presenting a whole new style.

RETROFITTED Share New Single “Never Ending Party”

RETROFITTED are a group of six artists (OJ Stinz, BFlow, YBE, OKJ, Pax Armani, and Big Carlo) with diverse backgrounds and tastes based in Arizona, US. With that in mind, the music they produce covers a wide range of styles rooted in hip-hop. “This allows each song to be a unique listening experience and ensures that no matter your taste in music or your mood, we will have a song ‘retrofitted’ to your desires”, says OJ Stinz. Although they only started releasing music as a group earlier this year, they’ve already got off to a flying start and made a strong impression after several singles and EPs over the last few months.

DC The Don Gets Lovesick on “Poison”

Andy Shauf shares new single “Catch Your Eye” + announces UK / EU tour for 2023

Award Winning Singer-Songwriter Joe Luke Bailey Shares New Christmas Single ‘Ain’t Missing Christmas’

East Anglian singer-songwriter Joe Luke Bailey shares his infectiously joyous new Christmas EP ‘This Time Of Year, Vol. 1’.

Xavier Wulf Refuses to Relent in “Still Will’ Video

Scott Vlassis Releases ‘Never Wanna Let You Go’

Sending over the latest release from Scott Vlassis he draws from his love of 80’s music to create a fresh soul-filled moment with ‘Never Wanna Let You Go’. Scott has continued to make waves since the release of his breakout hit ‘Golden’ which was picked up by TikTok/OTV/KISSFM dancing sensations, Diversity. ‘Golden’ was an instant hit, catapulting Scott into the spotlight, and now has over 1 million streams.

My Favorite Color and Valee Network Like Cartoons in “Man Man”

Skope Magazine] Pop Artist Rhian! Releases 2022’s Holiday Anthem ‘Be My Baby This Christmas’ Filled With Joyful Hooks And Motown Vibes

The single ‘Be My Baby This Christmas’ delivers the warm feeling of the holiday season with soft and soulful vocals, a choir of carol singers and a fittingly festive official music vide. Drawing on classic influences and sound reminiscent of Phil Spector’s “Wall of Sound”, Rhian! delivers a festive blend of sleigh bells, shakers and catchy lyrics that is certain to get listeners into the Christmas spirit.

Jenna DeVries Releases “December,” a Heart-Wrenching Holiday Single

At the outset of “December” soft sounds of piano commence. The listeners are transported into Jenna DeVries’ description of love, loss, and longing for the life she knew before. As the season begins, she remembers that the holidays are just another reminder that those moments are no longer. Jenna DeVries discloses her feelings of grief through her powerful vocals and heart-wrenching lyricism. She belts, “No, we’ll never go back to our Decembers with the twinkling lights/when the world outside never felt so bright/I remember how you made me feel like the magic’s real/Like time stood still.”

MOLITOTH Announce New Album You

Intense, experimental and with a touch of theatricality, MOLITOTH produce immersive and enthralling music. The new album You will be released on February 24th, 2023, and follows the dynamic single “The Maze of Existence” released back in September of this year.

Polish Metal Band HELLPROOF Release Lyric Video For “Bloody Game”

Band comments: “Bloody Game is one of the first tracks written by first members of Hellproof: Artur and Kamil. It’s heavy, it’s fast, it’s powerfull. We thing it’s one of most catchiest song we made. Again we have some clear vocals mixed with a little of screams, powerfull drums and fast guitar riffs.”

CARRION VAEL Premieres Video For “Wings of Deliverance”

Melodic deathcore band CARRION VAEL is decimating this holiday season with a new video for “Wings of Deliverance”. Taken from their previously released album Abhorrent Obsessions, “Wings of Deliverance” continues the destructive and horror-filled trail CARRION VAEL is blazing.

Electric Forest 2023 Sold Out

Just a few hours following the Public On Sale on Friday, December 9th, Electric Forest 2023 officially sold out. The beloved music and arts festival returns to Rothbury, MI from June 22 – 25, 2023. The excitement to return to the enchanted Sherwood Forest was palatable as the Forest Family – many who return year after year – eagerly secured their Wristbands for the upcoming festival.

Revealing the initial lineup one week ago, Electric Forest 2023 hosts headliners ODESZA, Illenium, Zeds Dead, Above & Beyond, Jamie xx, Gryffin, Lane 8, REZZ, SOFI TUKKER, Goose, Ganja White Night, Chris Lake, Madeon, Chromeo and The String Cheese Incident (performing 2 Incidents).