SONG PICK: Emzae – As This Day Fades to Another

“As This Day Fades to Another,” the rat race continues. Singer, songwriter and producer Emzae from Derby, England wraps the exhausting patterns of modern life in a punchy electro pop track with a chorus that will stick in your head. With its energetic, no-frills production this may be the song[…]

SONG PICK: Jungle Boy – Haunted

The dark and raspy-velvet vocals is what kicks off “Haunted” so beautifully. The vocals belong to London-based singer/songwriter Jake who makes music as Jungle Boy. The chorus It’s a romance, it’s a lie is of the bittersweet sort and one that makes you chime in, so catchy. Listening to Jungle[…]

VIDEO FRIDAY: Sophie Colette – Would You Like It

Had I never listened to any of Sophie Colette‘s pop pearls before and never seen the Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter either, then her brand new video “Would You Like It” would seal the deal!  The music video, directed by Karina Vidal, is everything a music, arts and New York loving heart desires.[…]

SONG PICK: Grae – Woman’s World

Toronto-based singer/songwriter Grae just released another pop gem, her third this year. With “Woman’s World” she wants to push away the idea that it is just ok to harass women in public. She brings her cause over with urgency and a dramatic finale, fueled by personal experiences. Grae explains: Woman’s[…]

SONG PICK: Moon Panda – On The Attack

Have you ever been in a long distance relationship? Or are you currently in one? Those of us who experience(d) this special type of romance, might be inclined to admire Californian songwriter/bassist Maddy Myers and Danish guitarist Gustav Moltke who together form the band Moon Panda. The duo released the[…]

SONG PICK: Sui Zhen – Matsudo City Life

Melbourne-based artist Sui Zhen puts her music in a larger context and her latest album “Losing, Linda” is about the intersection between our real and digital lives. But her songs can speak for themselves too: the latest single “Matsudo City Life” is a quirky, but catchy synth pop song about[…]

SONG PICK: Cold Reading – Present Tense

The reasons why something resonates with us, are not always the immediately obvious ones. I almost passed on Swiss quintet Cold Reading but upon receiving the correct streaming links, I gave “Present Tense” a listen and liked the peaceful flow of the track. What made me want to the Lucerne-based[…]

SONG PICK: Cray – idontwannatalkaboutlove

Cheney Cray aka CRAY does not want to talk about love for a reason: as a singer, songwriter, producer, DJ and avid gamer she has enough to do and whoever wants to see her romantic side has to first find their spot in her busy life. “idontwannatalkaboutlove” is a refreshingly[…]

SONG PICK: Honest Men – My Mind

What’s in name? Decided, to not take Julia too seriously, and gave the new single “My Mind” by Texan four-piece Honest Men a listen. The track is joyfully upbeat with some cool indie rock swagger thrown in. The band says about their newest song: “‘My Mind’ explores the complexity of[…]

VIDEO FRIDAY: Kitzl – Wizard Girls

Kitzl is an electronic singer/songwriter from Toronto, Canada who creates experimental, quirky pop songs and outer-worldly visuals. If another Canadian electronic pop star comes to mind here, you are on the right track. Watch “Wizard Girls” here: Listen to to the song on Spotify: Connect with Kitzl on Facebook, Instagram[…]