Tag: new music

Newcomer Shopé unveils his colourful and joyous new music video for his hit single, ‘Rikiki’

In the video, Shopé showcases his impressive ability to switch between Yoruba, Pidgin English and English with incredible speed and accuracy. This bold display of bilingualism is no accident though, as a proud Nigerian-Canadian, Shopé embraces all parts of his culture just as they have embraced him and ‘Rikiki’ is dedicated to celebrating his dual …

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Asha Gold deserves an ‘Oscar’ with latest award worthy performance.

With an impressive list of achievements for a still-blossoming career, as well as the support of a record label and the likes of Earmilk, When The Horn Blows and Reignland, London’s Asha Gold is steadily climbing the stairway of success. Her previous singles, ‘Too Good’, ‘Passenger’ and ‘Debut’ have proven her to be a versatile …

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Alex Frew stuns fans yet again, this time with the acoustic rendition of his ever-popular, stand out single ‘Antisocial Love Song’ featuring A is for Arrows.

Canada’s rising teen pop sensation Alex Frew makes yet another welcomed return to the airwaves, this time with the acoustic rendition of his breakout single, ‘Antisocial Love Song’ featuring fellow singer-songwriter A is for Arrows. The release follows on from Frew’s debut single, ‘Get Out Alive’ and of course, the original version of ‘Antisocial Love …

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‘Change’ is Hugo Valentine’s latest emotive and contemplative pop-rock single.

Londoner, multi-instrumentalist and classically trained pianist Hugo Valentine today releases ‘Change’, his latest in a string of emotive and contemplative self-written singles. Much like his previous tracks ‘My Friend, ‘Rule the World’ and ‘All I Want’, ‘Change’ is also a ruminative, piano-led number, the hallmark of Hugo’s songwriting so far.   “In a rare situation …

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Irene Skylakaki releases 4th album, a gift, a journey a – ‘Souvenir’.

Greece’s resident uber-cool, singer-songwriter Irene Skylakaki has been generating a lot of interest this year and deservedly so. She’s released a string of highly successful and distinctive singles over the past few months including the haunting sounds of ‘Sutherland Avenue’, the hypnotic synths of ‘Dreamy’ and the piano-led  ‘Souvenir’, solidifying her sound and making her …

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Beneath The Surface: Tailor

Hello, howdy, hi and welcome back to another Beneath The Surface session. This time we are joined by the wonderful Tailor, who has recently released his debut EP ‘Reminisce’. Electronic pop at it’s finest, ‘Reminisce’ is infused with subtle dance elements and is accompanied by two visuals. One an official music video and another more …

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Beneath The Surface with alexdrake.

Happy Monday folks! I know what you’re thinking… it’s a Monday and we have already been blessed with another Beneath The Surface feature. Aren’t I good to you? Here’s hoping you have a smashing start to your week despite a new lockdown looming (yay). In todays feature we get to know the NJ based, alternative …

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Infused with 80s pop and a dreamy production, j. pastel’s ‘Senegal’ is a sensory delight

Warbling, floating and dancing their way into our hearts is the emerging Chicago duo j. pastel, aka Chase Durrett and Casey Bruce. The pair first got together in the summer of 2019 when they discovered a shared vision for the kind of music that they wished to make. That vision recently became a little more real with …

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NEW MUSIC: ‘Freedom’ by Naz and Ella

Released earlier this month, ‘Freedom’ tells the true story of a young Saudi woman, Rahaf Mohammed, who risked everything to escape oppression and find freedom. This choice of topic is not unusual for outspoken indie folk duo Naz & Ella: the pair consistently brings a modern edge to traditional singer-songwriter protest songs by tackling current …

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