NEW MUSIC: Haux – Heartbeat (video)

Listen to a new song by Haux aka Woodson Black. “Heartbeat” is an elegant, restrained piece of electronic music with Haux’ vocals creating suspense and keeping you on the edge. The video doubles as a preview of a short film that will be released together with a new EP “Something[…]


The new single “Copycat” by Brooklyn-based indie pop quartet RANN is crazy irresistible from the get-go. The verse already grabs you but wait for the super catchy chorus. There is also enough edge and spark in “Copycat” to not make you drown in sugar pop-sweetness but to enjoy this gritty[…]

SONG PICK: Golden Age Of TV – Beast

“Although I’m scared I still admire the chill it gives me down my spine” sings Bea Fletcher of U.K. five-piece The Golden Age of TV about the titular “Beast”, which she imagined as a child lurking in every dark corner. Nothing too dramatic – most of us probably have similar[…]

SONG PICK: Voilá – Hundredth Second Chance

In my playlist for two weeks already, “Hundredth Second Chance” charmed its way into my music loving heart, unabashedly upbeat and infectious. “Hundredth Second Chance” is the latest single by Los Angeles duo Violá, comprised of Luke Eisner and Gus Ross who say about their track: “We’d say we put our heart and[…]

SONG PICK: Tango With Lions – What You’ve Become

Tango With Lions is a Greek band around singer/songwriter Katerina Papachristou and they just released a new album “The Light” (Apple Music | Spotify). The second single “What You’ve Become” is an earthy, folk rock song anchored in Katerina’s intimate vocals and showcases the deeply personal background of the music.[…]

SONG PICK: DONKER – And Counting

There are probably a many musicians who at one point in their lives give it all up. Some might even radically sell all instruments and gear and let music be. Starting all over again, once they have married and raised children might be more a rarity. Robb Donker aka DONKER finds[…]

NEW MUSIC: In Tall Buildings – Beginning to Fade (Video)

From the very first note to the very last bar, “Beginning to Fade” immediately enchants and does not let go. Video and song are the newest product by Chicago-based multi-instrumentalist and producer  In Tall Buildings ahead of his upcoming album “Akinetic” due March 2nd. Directed by Natalie Bergman, a good friend[…]

SONG PICK: Scam Avenue – Fault Lines (Video)

The song “Fault Lines” by the Brooklyn four-piece Scam Avenue has been around for a while, but the airy track with its ethereal vocals adds another dimension by a new video. Shot on an iPhone, directed by Tyler Hubby and with costumes by Carol Beadle, it creates a flurry of[…]

SONG PICK: Vivienne Chi – Blood Brother

Listening to “Blood Brother”, the latest song by London-based singer/songwriter Vivienne Chi, makes me want to go outside on a stroll, ideally with warm sun rays prickling my nose, inviting me to put on sunglasses and essentially totally enjoying myself. There is irresistible brightness and optimism in “Blood Brother”, despite[…]

SONG PICK: Bellatrix – Your Blood Only

“Your Blood Only” makes it clear from the very beginning that is not your usual pop song: UK musician Bellatrix launches a firework of beats, vocal chants and quirky electronics that will leave you breathless until the end. Listen to our Song Pick of the Day “Your Bloom Only” on[…]

SONG PICK: Dario Margeli – How To Respond

At the surface “How To Respond” is a beautiful indie-electronic pop song, with a driving beat that borders on urgency. However, there’s also something truly mesmerizing going on, which is part the intriguing guitar work and Dario Margeli‘s warm vocals and affirmative speak singing. The Italian artist states about his[…]

SONG PICK: The Nectars – Heaven

As much as I like subtle, restrained electronic music, I enjoy also the ultimate satisfaction that only a true rock song can give, one that washes over you with the force of a six-foot breaking wave. “Heaven” by the New Jersey four-piece The Nectars is such a track. And Jessica[…]

SONG PICK: Great News – TOLD

Norwegian daze pop trio Great News released with “Never Get My Love” one of my top favorite songs of 2017 and just dropped their new single “TOLD”. Surprisingly, it took a little longer for “TOLD” to resonate equally profound with me, yet the single is just as catchy and intriguing.[…]

NEW MUSIC: Giovanna – Surrender With Strength (Video)

UK singer/songwriter Giovanna struggles with forces that pull her down, but she receives help in the video for “Surrender With Strength”. Watch “Surrender With Strength” on YouTube: Listen on Spotify: