SONG PICK: Huntly – Drop Gear (Video)

It is said that Huntly does an exciting live performance, which is another good reason to visit Melbourne, Australia one day. But just listen and you can imagine how their show looks like: their brand of electronic music has less of the usual well-structured slickness and more emotional heat. “Drop[…]

SONG PICK: tamtam – Rise (Video)

tamtam lives in California, but was born and raised Saudi Arabia where women are extremely restricted in their rights. Throwing some light on this injustice and fighting for gender equality is a natural background for her music. Her latest future pop song “Rise” is about overcoming the resistance she faces[…]

VIDEO: Inbal – Hail in Madrid

Inbal Croitoro who goes simply by Inbal I is a singer/songwriter from Tel Aviv who writes quirky, genre-crossing alternative pop songs. “Hail In Madrid” is one of four songs on her new self-titled EP (Apple Music | Spotify). Inbal gives some background: Hail in Madrid explores the fuzzy boundary or[…]

VIDEO: Charlene Soraia – Where’s My Tribe

Watch the video for “Where’s My Tribe” and you will slowly calm down. London singer/songwriter Charlene Soraia wrote this beautifully haunting song alone in her bedroom. For the video she got help by The Rest who joined her for an interesting experiment. Charlene recalls: The Rest were really understanding of[…]

SONG PICK: Roman Lewis – Midnight in Paris (Video)

With great finesse and a musical talent that reaches far beyond his young age of 17, Roman Lewis takes us on a journey to the capital of France while serenading “Midnight in Paris”. The video is filmed on location and depicts the longing and the heartbreak and everything in-between beautifully.[…]

VIDEO: Between Mountains – Into The Dark (#Airwaves2018)

One of the best parts of preparing for Airwaves is discovering new music. It is no secret that Iceland has an incredibly diverse, high quality music scene, so behind every name you have never heard about on the festival lineup could be your next favorite act. We don‘t know much[…]

SONG PICK: Boniface – Dear Megan (VIDEO) (#Airwaves2018)

Listening through all the new announcements for Iceland Airwaves 2018, I fell immediately and thoroughly for “Dear Megan” by Winnipeg-based artist Boniface. The song is beautifully upbeat, equipped with an instantly catchy hook and feel-good vibes. I reached out to Micah Visser, who goes by Boniface, to find out more about[…]

VIDEO: Penelope Trappes – Carry Me

Watch the new video “Carry Me” by London musician Penelope Trappes, full of symbolism and with intense visuals and soundscapes. Penelope’s second album is announced for October 26. (Photo Agnes Haus)

SONG PICK: GIRL SKIN – Bite Real Hard (Video)

There is something highly fascinating about one-take shots in movies and music videos alike. The newest video by Brooklyn-based indie-rock collective GIRL SKIN features exactly that: captivating visuals directed by Idle House and shot in only one long reflective take. “Bite Real Hard” is a song especially dear to singer/songwriter[…]