“I Am Art” says New York-based producer and singer Mïrändä and she proves it with an impressive, swirling video, with all visuals created by herself in isolation. “Limitations can set you free,” she says, but this is not just about her. We all can take this as motivation and inspiration to get through the current situation. After all, art is at the core of the human spirit.
Going with stereotypes makes it hard to believe that Video Age are a contemporary band at home in New Orleans. Their sound is so blissfully nostalgic, with 70s glitter and irresistible groove, that I had pictured them hailing from somewhere as sunny and seemingly carefree as Los Angeles or Malibu.[…]
Tuscon-based singer and producer Emmy Wildwood goes in many different directions on her new album “Heavy Petals” (Apple Music | Spotify) The uniting element between the songs is the unapologetic use of a smacking drum machine, but on top she layers different instruments and styles and condensed the currently super-trendy DYI bedroom pop vibe to its very essence. The closer “Electric Dreaming” is the most electronic of the 9 tracks, but there is much more do discover on the record.
What now almost seems like a different life, Kidsmoke‘s new single “The Bluest You” transported me -virtually, anyway- back to a moment in time when I saw them live. It was March 2019, the Welsh showcase in Austin, TX for SXSW in full swing, when I experienced this dreamy surf-sound[…]
Color The Night – Road Infectious feel-good song and playful feel-good visuals, that is “Road” by Austrian six-piece Color The Night. Directed by Niki Texler and Sarah Zaza, the music video invites to sing and bounce along while on the road, virtually anyway. Watch the video now: Dance Loud –[…]
“Blissful Morning Dream Interpretation Melody” is a futuristic audiovisual experience by Berlin-based artist JJ Weihl – formerly part of Fenster – who records music as Discovery Zone. Disguised as an add for a dream sharing app the video shows an eerily happy future while JJ Weihl’s classic electronic sounds carry your mind away.
“Pretend” is the new single by Irish singer/songwriter Daragh Wearen, who used to play guitar and write songs in Company Ink, and started his solo project as Daragh. Grounded in shimmering synths lines, “Pretend” has a warm and fuzzy feel to it, with some great guitar work and Daragh’s energetic[…]
This is a song like a sunrise that slowly sneaks into your consciousness with warm rays of light. Aptly titled “Wake Me,” the new track by Becky Jones aka Saint Saviour is built around a gently plucked harp and feels so harmonious that even the processed vocals feel right in place.
Warm, fluid beats getting joined by hard-hitting ones with a glittering synth backdrop and amidst it all shine Carly Shea‘s bright and beautiful vocals. Carly Shea’s new single and video “Forever” offer a joyful and comforting vibe, brimming with all the good feelings and times you wish would last “forever”.[…]
Bi-coastal duo Drinker is back with a brilliant new track “Even If I Know”. Dark, dramatic and suspenseful – the song is guaranteed to give you the shivers. Interestingly the song feels sleek and compact, but lyrics and music were created separately.