SONG PICK: East of my Youth – Broken Glass (Video)

Herdís Stefánsdóttir and Thelma Marín Jónsdóttir from Reykjavík, Iceland do dreamy, electro-pop as East of my Youth. Glittering synths and soaring vocals make their lastest song “Broken Glass” feel as clear and bright as the sky over the empty pool in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn, where Herdís and Thelma having fun[…]

SONG PICK: Jackie Venson – Flying

On the heel of her just released stellar EP “Transcends”, Austin-native Jackie Venson goes on tour with a stop in New York. From her blues inspired rock album, we chose the single “Flying” as our Song Pick of the Day. “Flying” not only showcases Jackie Venson’s thrilling guitar chops, but[…]

NEW MUSIC: Grit – Divided By One (Video)

Band videos, trying to convey a glimpse of live atmosphere plus telling some sort of story are either hit or miss, with easily either too little or too much going on. “Divided By One”, the latest video by French four-piece Grit though is definitely a hit! The song itself is intelligent indie[…]

SONG PICK: Emma Jensen – Make You Mine

Good pop music often depends on what is not happening. “Make You Mine” sounds at first like candy-colored bubble gum pop, but then never goes over the top as Norwegian singer Emma Jensen repeats the chorus again and again like a magical chant. There is no doubt that she will[…]

NEW MUSIC: Chela – Bad Habit (Video)

Watch Chela in a self-choreographed video for “Bad Habit”: there is dancing and hand claps and a lot of energy in this clip. Chela hails from Australia, but is now based in L.A. and has been doing music since she was 12. Watch “Bad Habit” here: {Photo: Gina Nero)

SONG PICK: Holy Golden – Where Were You When

“Where Were You When” by dream pop duo Holy Golden delights with bright, ethereal vocals, steady beats, a touch of wistfulness and an overall positive and totally irresistible vibe. Leslie Schott and Andrew Valenti form the duo and their bio reads as fantastical and mysterious as their dreamy music sounds: the two met[…]