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VIDEO: Ekurtis – HumDrum

“HumDrum” immediately captivates with its charming and essentially super catchy melody, the soft vocals and its minimalistic instrumentation. This is a colorful and gorgeous video, with someone in it who can sing AND dance, no wonder because the artist who goes by Ekurtis exchanged his ballet dancing career with making music. If Ekurtis[…]

EXCITED ABOUT: Overcoats – Young

You only need to listen a minute or so into “Father”, the opening track of the debut album “Young” by Brooklyn-based duo Overcoats, to enter their musical world: the vocal harmonies come from folk music, but instead of an underlying lovely acoustic guitar line, there is a carpet of industrial[…]

PHOTOS: Dead Leaf Echo Live at Iron Bear Bar (SXSW)

Seeing Dead Leaf Echo live is always a treat, hands down. The show they put on for this year’s SXSW at Austin’s Iron Bear Bar was one for the ages, though! When approaching the venue, which is located up the hill on 8th street, we could already hear our favorite Brooklyn[…]

PHOTOS: Let’s Eat Grandma Live at Latitude 30 (SXSW)

Let’s Eat Grandma is a duo from Norwich, U.K, which turns pop music on its head as can be witnessed on their 2016 debut album “I, Gemini” (Apple Music | Spotify). On stage, Rosa Walton and Jenny Hollingworth put on an eerie, ghostly show that sees them playing many different[…]

VIDEO: Dead Leaf Echo – Strawberry Skin

The video to “Strawberry Skin”, the new single by Brooklyn-based Dead Leaf Echo, is proof that an irresistible video does not need much more than a compelling idea, charming protagonists and… of course, a great song. “Strawberry Skin” might very well be one of the finest tracks LG, Ana, Kevin and Steve have released lately: it[…]

RELEASED TODAY: The Sleeping Tongues – Waiting Room

Brooklyn-based indie-rockers The Sleeping Tongues just released their deliciously funky and highly danceable “Waiting Room” with sexy brass section and all. This is one infectious track and once again showcases the band’s uncanny talent for catchy tunes and their smart execution. Listen to the gloriously groovy “Waiting Room” now: Stream “Waiting Room” on Spotify!

SONG PREMIERE: Late Guest at the Party – Give You A Life

The instantly catchy “Give You A Life” opens with pulsating beats and pronounced synths lines, followed by cool vocals. “Give You A Live” is the new single by Brooklyn-based electronic dance-rock four-piece Late Guest at the Party and we are thrilled to premiere the stunning single today. Singer Beth reveals: “Give You A Life” is the[…]

SONG PICK: Hopper Race – Pop Priest

In New York, there is no a shortage of talented musicians who churn out great tracks and fortunately, these come in all different shapes and colors. “Pop Priest” by Hopper Race is in the blissful pop spectrum, with some crazy catchy hooks in it. What makes “Pop Priest” stand out, are the alluringly[…]