Meet More Giraffes, the latest indie pop duo to rise from the LA scene this week. Emerging on their debut single 'Basement', this duo deliver a new spin on pop with their futuristic production and quirky melodies you won't be able to get out of your head. It's their sunny melodies backed with their quirky beats that create this kaleidoscope of sound. One listen and you'll be on a completely new high. Press play below, and dive into the futuristic world of More Giraffes below.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
OTR been a low lying force who's been on the rise over this last year. This 25-year old producer is now setting the bar even higher with his new single "Bliss" featuring Ashley Leone. Pulling on influences like Odessa and Petit Biscuit, OTR has crafted a electro-pop track that'll send a tingling feeling up your spine. Ashely Leone's vocals are backed perfectly on the verses while she hooks you with her delightful melodies all leading up to that drop that washes over you away in a blissful fashion. Keep an eye on OTR this year as this is just the beginning something great to come.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Shallou has been a growing force in the electronic realm for a hot minute. Last year he racked in millions of streams off of his debut EP the set pace for the milestones he achieved throughout the last year. He returns on his latest single "Lie" that features vocals for Riah. It's the surging synths that are packed with energy pulsating towards the skies that'll have you hook in one listen. Riah's vocals float effortlessly above Shallou's production creating the perfect, blissful combination you won't be able to get enough of. Dive in to "Lie" below, and expect more future hits from Shallou this year.
Friday, February 2, 2018
GCanadian-British duo Zoology rolled out their Bloom EP this month. The duos been gaining traction over the last year with their chilled out vibes that combine jazzy guitars and electronics. A highlight off the EP is "Waterfalls" where they have an accompanying video compiled of videos of the duo in Berlin.You can stream Zoology's EP in full here.
LEYET- 'DRIP DROP'
LA-based LeyeT has been a growing force. She returned his month with refreshing pop track "Drip Drop". If it's not her flowing melodies that capture your attention, it'll be her undeniably unique vocals that soar above the rolling tides. Expect more from LeyeT as this is just the beginning.
ELOHIM- 'FUCK YOUR MONEY'
We've been obsessing over Elohim since the day she first started releasing music. This last year she rolled out some of our favorite tracks, and with the new year here, she's not stopping. If it's not the darkened verses on "Fuck Your Money" that have you hooked, Elohim's bouncing chorus will have you blasting this one on repeat. Elohim is set to release her debut album this year along with a slew of festival performances including Coachella, Bonnaroo, Electric Forest and more.
UKIYO- 'SOMETHING LIKE THIS'
Australian producer Ukiyo is a force bubbling underneath the surface. It was just a year ago that he released his single "Calling" that had heads turning. Now he's back with his latest "Something Like This" featuring vocals from FEELDS. The track is packed with surging synths in the verses and an undeniably catchy chorus that's dark and brooding. Keep your eyes on Ukiyo as 2018 is the year he emerges completely from the waters.
STEVIE WOLF- 'LOW'
We've been keeping our eyes on rising alt-pop artist Stevie Wolf. After breaking through on his single "Who" back at the end of 2017, he's continuing to roll with the tide on his latest "Low". Stevie's vocals will have you melting with their energized softness in the verses. The simplistic guitars support his vocals all the way until the bass kicks in on the powering chorus . One listen and Stevie Wolf will be your new favorite artist.
ME NOT YOU- 'EVENTUALLY'
Me Not You emerged early back in 2017 with their alt-rock sound that caught the attention of the blog sphere rather quickly. After rolling out their debut EP, this duo is back with their latest "Eventually". The track is backed by a humming synth line that lifts the melodies to new heights. The lyrics dive into the idea of ending a feud with someone and letting that baggage go. It's a chilled out track that keeps things going for this BK duo.
PALACE WINTER- 'TAKE SHELTER'
Denmark's Palace Winter are back with their first single 'Take Shelter" off of their upcoming album. Powered by energized piano chords, this track soars into the night sky with its glowing melodies and endearing energy. Take flight with this one below.
GREAT NEWS- 'TOLD'
Norwegian's daze pop outfit Great News started off the new year with a cruising single "Told". Diving into a 80s rock vibe, they combine the best parts of garage rock while keeping subtle underlying hints of the current alternative scene in their pocket. Hit play below and cruise your way into the rest of the year with this one.
Friday, January 26, 2018
LOVE SICK blew the world away last year with their debut single "Bullet". They return this week to kick off their new year with their second chilled-out single. Instantly backed by apocalyptic sirens in the beginning, "Hope" is crafted around hazy melodies embraced by empowering lyrics. The verses are doused in a darkness yet the chorus comes in glowing like a beacon off in the distance keeping you going for the long road ahead. Find some hope with this one below.
Thursday, January 25, 2018
EDEN emerged this last week with a stellar debut album Vertigo. Building upon an electro-alternative sound that ties in electronics, acoustics, and darkened lyrics, EDEN has build a sound of his own that lands him among some of the most exciting artists this year. A highlight of the album is his track "love; not wrong (brave)". It starts off slow with a delicate piano chords supporting EDEN's melodies, eventually picking up the pace with chants backing every note. It then climbs louder into the final bow, with the floor of the track completely dropping out pulling in electric guitars and electronics that have no end. EDEN's entire album is phenomenal. It's a journey from the very first song to the final note. You can stream Veritgo here.
Wednesday, January 24, 2018
PRIEST is back with her new single "Our Time Will Come". This second release from her upcoming EP bounds to new frontiers as she builds around a happier sound compared to her darker releases. Its the skipping synths in the beginning that bounce their way into your head while driving forwards with the cruising beats. PRIEST's vocals carry the melody perfectly with her glistening pop tones as they dance elegantly in the enlightened darkness. Keep an eye out for PRIEST as there's more great music from her to come.
Monday, January 22, 2018
DYLYN has been one of the most exciting acts to watch climb her way up in the indie scene this past year. She broke through on bubbly debut single "Mimosa" and soared higher on "Secret" and "American Nightmare". She's continues her journey with her latest single "Wolf", a blazing 80s inspired track with a raging beat and a melody that'll fuel you through the night. This new track comes with the announcement of her debut album Sauvignon and a Kimono out February 23rd. Until then, get ready to rebel with this one below.
Friday, January 19, 2018
Henry Green is back with a new single "Another Light" to announce his upcoming album Shift. "Another Light" is driven by a soothingly melody from the very first notes with the smooth chords swiftly elevating Henry's vocals to new heights. It's when the chorus comes in that the winds push forward with the echoing vocals caught in the distance and the surging synths humming below the surface. Henry Green has delivered a stunner with this one. It's the perfect first taste of what to expect from his upcoming album. Shift is out March 30th via Akira Records. Until then, get lost in the winds with this one below.
Thursday, January 18, 2018
TYSM kicks off 2018 with her latest single "10". This glitch-pop track comes with a delicate touch to the production from Felix Snow. The melody is sensible as it twirls around on the subtle beats that drive the track all the way home. There's something so undeniably addictive to this track. It might be simplistic at first listen, but the lyrics grasp hold and never let go. One listen and you'll be hooked. Check this one below.