Wednesday, August 1, 2018

HOT TRACKS JULY 2018

Check out some of our favorite tracks from July featuring RALPH, MAAGS, SHY Martin, Kelsy Karter, Chloe Lilac, LANNDS, Young & Sick, and Tanners.

RALPH - 'Tables Have Turned'
RALPH has been one of our favorite rising pop stars ever since her debut single came out two years ago. On her latest single "Tables Have Turned" she finds herself sounding stronger than ever before. The lyrics are simplistic yet catchy, creating a perfect pop song backed by a bubbling production that you'll be playing on repeat all day long.
MAAGS - 'Love Someone'
Austin-based singer-songwriter MAAGS is back with her second single "Love Someone". It's a vibed-out pop track that'll hook you at first listen. The electronics in the production are perfectly complimented by the subtle indie elements laying just below the surface. MAAGS vocals are delicate yet powerful on this one, giving this one a total adrenaline rush. Fall for MAAGS on this one below.
SHY Martin - 'Lose You Too'
It's been just about a year since SHY Martin emerged onto the scene with her shattering debut single. On her latest "Lose You Too", she strips everything away letting her vocals, lyrics, and melodies carry the weight of this emotion filled track. The production slowly builds behind her on this one sending a rush of feelings with each note until finale where it all just disappears. This one truly shows just how much a future star SHY Martin is.
Kelsy Karter - 'Sad Sad Summer'
For all of us who have the summer blues, Kelsy Karter just delivered the perfect soundtrack on her latest single "Sad Sad Summer". Kelsy's vocals are truly stunning on this one with their bluesy tones while the production gives off every hint of an indie pop classic. Sit back and soak in the mood of this one below.
Chloe Lilac - 'Stolen Liquor'
Brooklyn's Chloe Lilac delivers her brand new single "Stolen Liquor", and damn, it's a gem. Combining R&B melodies with lo-fi production, Chloe has truly created a chilled-out track that's smoother than silk. It's got all those summery vibes you could ask for while you're cruising with the top down. Vibe out to this gem below.
LANNDS - 'you + drugs'
LANNDS' truly delivered a unique sound on their single "you + drugs" off of their brand new EP. The duo give us slow vibes on this one with looping electronics and atmospheric melodies that float eerily over the echoing guitars. There's traces of Daughter in the production while the melodies embrace the wonders of Japanese House. You can stream LANNDS' full Legends EP here.
Young & Sick - 'Letting Go Of Giving Up'
Young & Sick is back with his brand new single 'Letting Go Of Giving Up" off of his upcoming No Static EP out August 17th via B3SCI. Starting off with a simplistic piano backing, Young & Sick delivers a bluesy melody that vibes all the way into the glistening chorus that's packed with a groove. Jam out this one below.
Tanners - 'Empress In Reverse'
Tanners emerged earlier this summer on her debut single that marked her as one of our favorite rising stars. On her brand new single "Empress In Reverse", Tanners truly has solidified her alt-pop stylings. This one is driven by a grooving bass with a retro essence that'll have you lost in a psychedelic state of mind. One listen and you'll know that Tanners is definitely one to watch.

Monday, July 30, 2018

RECEIPTS

Rising New York-based indie pop songsterDominique, is back with her brand new single "Receipts". On this one, Dominique delivers a glistening pop production driven with with her sassy lyrics that pack a total punch to this gem. This is just the first taste of what's to come from Dominique this year. She's expected to release an entire new EP that we can only imagine will launch her to a totally new level. For now, jam out to this fierce track below.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

EVE

KNGDAVD are back with their brand new single "EVE". With their powering production that's packed with edgy beats and roaring guitars, this duo deliver melodies that take you on a journey. The verses run wild on this one up to the chorus that's sprinkled with a catchy little hook you won't get enough of. Get reacquainted with this KNGDAVD on this one below. 

C'EST LA VIE

Fred Nicolas' latest single "C'est la vie" is a true pop gem. His melodies flow in crystal streams feeding life into the track with every note. The production lets the track float smoothly with its glistening synths and Fred's smooth vocals. Check out this one below. 

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

HOT TRACKS JUNE 2018

Check out some of our favorite tracks from June featuring Cappa, Phoria, LeyeT, bülow, Weslee, Cathedrals, Drinker, Ashe, Orkid, OTR feat. Blondage, Nekokat, and Eighty Ninety.

CAPPA - 'TENSION'
CAPPA returned with a bubble gum smash, "Tension" last month. The track is hooking with it's bubbling production that's quirky and packed with fun sound effects. The chorus is a true testament to her talent as a rising pop icon. It's everything you could want from a true pop queen.
PHORIA - 'RROTOR' + 'WHEN EVERYTHING WAS MINE'
Phoria returned with new music this last month, signaling a new area for this group. "RROTOR" held tight to their atmospheric synth sounds while remaining mysteriously with subtle hints of Bon Iver in their melodies. "When Everything Was Mine" gives us those classic Phoria vocals that are so pristine you can't help but be swept under the tides. Both are two truly stunning tracks that'll satisfy your chill vibes cravings.

LEYET - 'MOST PEOPLE'
LA's LeyeT has been quite a rising force in the pop scene over the last year, and "Most People" is her latest offer. Backed by a mesmerizing beat, the verses keep their distance in sound up until the chorus comes in and powers into the skies. LeyeT has truly done it again with this one.
BÜLOW - 'SAD AND BORED' + 'YOU & JENNIFER'
bülow returned to deliver some more sad-pop bops that'll feed your darkest side. "Sad And Bored" is a powering track that introed the entire project giving us those edgy vibes we love from her. "You & Jennifer" dives deeper into bülow's darkest realms while remaining perfectly inline with the sound of the entire EP. bülow is destine to fine some massive attention in the next year. Only big things from her on the horizon.
WESLEE - 'SOMEBODY'
R&B duo Weslee gave us one of our favorite tracks to vibe out to with "Somebody" off of their debut EP. Their melodies fall into the likes of Nao while giving us vibed-out production that floats effortlessly above the clouds. Take a trip with their full EP here.
CATHEDRALS - 'BEHAVE'
Cathedrals return with their latest track "Behave" that finds its base in a 90s production while giving us their classic melodies that mesmerized us from day one. This one is just another excellent track to add to their repertoire as they continue onward. Listen below.
DRINKER - 'FOLLOW'
Drinker gave us his tastes single "Follow" this last mont that's icy smooth. The synths just glide through the atmosphere while Drinker's melodies swirl through the clouds. One listen and you'll find yourself lost in the skies.
ASHE - 'REAL LOVE'
Ashe's been quite the rising force ever since she signed with Mom + Pop. With two singles already under her belt, "Real Love" is her latest. It's a nostalgic track that's simplistic yet powering in every way possible. It's the perfect track to blare on a road trip through the mountains and never look back. Press play below and get ready for more great music from Ashe on the horizon.
ORKID - 'OBVIOUS'
ORKID has been one of our favorite rising pop stars of the year. Her lasts single "Obvious" holds tight to there tongue and cheek lyrics backed by the a pounding pop production you can't resist but jam out to. ORKID delivered again on this one. Keep an eye on her because she can only go up from here.
OTR - 'COLD FACTS' FT. BLONDAGE
OTR teamed up with Denmark's Blondage for his latest single "Cold Facts" off of his upcoming debut EP. Channeling a production that plays with the likes of Flume, Blondage's vocals add that burning element, packing a punch to this already stellar track. OTR's debut EP Unfold is out July 18th.
NEKOKAT - 'MY BRAIN'
Nekokat gave us their latest single "My Brain" that's a indie pop smash burning just below the surface. Driven by the cruising guitars, Nekokat give us classic indie rock melodies that dance between punk and pure pop elements. One listen and you'll be jamming to this all week long.
EIGHTY NINETY - 'DREAM'
Eighty Ninety gave us their latest pop track "Dream" that's another one that'll have you dancing through the summer. It's production dances on the edge of going into a full on dance pop track, but keeps things held back far enough that it can easily fall into a truly classic bop. Dance into the night with this one below.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

PICK YOUR POISON


RAVVEL is the latest pop gem to emerge from Belgium on her debut single "Pick Your Poison". With the verses backed by a production that channels subtle vibes of a Bishop Briggs, RAVVEL gives us beautifully soft vocals that float perfectly over the brooding synths below her. It's the chorus that's simplistic yet addictive from first listen with a melody that's haunting by nature. Sip on this one below. 

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

BABY FORGET IT

 Rising female pop duo REYNA are back with their brand new single "Baby Forget It". Instantly giving us Tegan and Sara vibes with their melodies in the verses, REYNA give us a total 80s pop bop that'll be soundtracking you all the way through the summer. The chorus embraces hints of Haim in the production as the girls give us those undeniably addictive pop hooks that'll be running wild through your mind. If you don't know REYNA, then press play below and get familiar. There's truly something special here. 

GALLERY

Singer/songwriter/producer Dresage (also one half of rising indie pop duo More Giraffes) returns with her lates single "Gallery". It's a truly glorious track as Keeley Bumford's lyrics are perfectly accompanied by her stunning vocals that fluttery effortlessly over the glistening production. Outright, the track embraces a brightness in its sound, but its the brooding darkness that lies below it all that really pushes "Gallery" to new heights with each listen. Check out this one below.

Thursday, June 7, 2018

BE IN LOVE / YEARS

BAYNK returned this last month with not just one, but two new singles "Be In Love" and "Years". Both capture his chill electronic sound that simmers below the surface. The production is refreshing with its subtle synth-work that carries the track to new territories while BAYNK's vocals melodies and lyrics weave themselves around every beat. These two single are just the first taste of more music to come late this year. Dive in head first below.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

HOT TRACKS MAY 2018

Check out some of our favorite tracks from April featuring Sam DeRosa, Tula, Goss, Sara Diamond, Felix Snow, Sita, Robokid, and Alex Lustig.

SAM DEROSA - 'HARD TO LOVE'
Sam DeRosa is a name worth getting familiar with. On her latest single "Hard To Love" she comes as a dual-threat with her undeniably pristine pop vocals backed by her abilities to write a total smash. This one's a classic pop hit that's bubbling under the surface waiting for the right moment to burst. Press play below, and find your new favorite tune to blast through the summer.
TULA - 'BULLET'
Sweden-born and Berlin-based artist Tula has been a presence that's been bubbling under the surface for quite some time. This month, she re-emerges on her latest single "Bullet". Powered by the brooding synths buzzing deep below the surface, Tula's melodies flow smooth in a completely icy state. Dive into the frozen depths below on this one.
GOSS - 'THESE DAYS. I DON'T KNOW'
Rising producer Goss has been quite a hidden force on some of our favorite hits. With each of his own releases though, he finds himself climbing high to the peak of stardom. On 'These Days. I Don't Know" he grasps a sound that embraces R&B vibes with soulful lyrics all backed by production that vibes with the likes of a MØ smash. Get to know Goss below.
ROBOKID - 'DEAD2ME'
LA-based Robokid returns on his latest single "DEAD2ME". Known for his ability to cross various genres, Robokid delivers an electro-grungy vibe on this track giving us crushing pop production with garage-like vocals that embraced a darkened undertone. Check this one out below.
SARA DIAMOND - 'FOOL'
Montreal's Sara Diamond is back with her latest single 'Fool". This R&B-pop singer spent the last year releasing singles eventually setting her into the Spotify Viral charts. On "Fool", she continues to build her sound with her smooth melodies that vibe perfectly on the edge of sultry R&B and pop perfect. Don't sleep on Sara Diamond. Vibe out below.
FELIX SNOW - 'REMINDED BUFFALO' FEAT. TYSM
Felix Snow has proven himself to be a true force in pop music with his work behind the scenes on some of today's biggest pop names. On "Reminded Buffalo", off of his brand new EP, he brings in longtime collaborator TYSM on vocals delivering a fun track that gives us everything we love about Felix Snow's sound - glitchy vocals with electronic production that just bubbles under the surface. You can stream Felix Snow's Triptych Buffalo here.
SITA - 'SAY SO'
We've been obsessing over Sita for quite some time. She's only been rolling out a handful singles over the past year, but she brings that rising pop star vibe we just can't get enough of. On "Say So", she gives us another track that's packed with perfection. If its not her vocals that sell you, it'll be her lyrics that find their footing in simplicity yet feel bigger than life with each listen. Check out Sita below.
ALEX LUSTIG - 'THE MORNING' FEAT. ANJULIE
Alex Lustig has become one of our favorite producers over the last year. Every release of his has found a way into our personal playlists where we aren't afraid to blast them on repeat. On his latest track, Alex teams up with Anjulie to give us chilled out masterpiece. Anjulie's vocals fit perfectly with Alex's icy cold production that starts off subtle letting Anjulie bask in the spotlight. Alex find himself in the spotlight later in the track when he shows his skills as a truly unique producer with the skittering effects that take this track to a whole new level. All we have to say is that if you're not paying attention to Alex Lustig, then you better start now. We only expect big things to come.