Author: Simon Lucas-Hughes

Turtle Tempo Weekly Roundup: Joe Traxler, I Am Boleyn, Richard Orofino and more

Here’s a selection of tracks that have made us giddy this week: Joe Traxler – Don’t Dance Opening this week’s roundup is the ultra-cool Joe Traxler with his new Indie-Funk bop ‘Don’t Dance’. Floating in with boxy, slap-back delayed drums before settling into a chilled, bass led groove ‘Don’t Dance’ instantly sets the tone under …

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Turtle Tempo Weekly Roundup: Punk Angel, Orchards, JK The Sage And More

Here’s a selection of some of the best tracks that we’ve discovered this week: Punk Angel – Karma Starting this weeks roundup off with an etherial beauty, Punk Angel’s new single ‘Karma’ is an excellent example of psychedelic Dream-Pop. Opening with echoy layers of vocal harmonies, Punk Angel instantly sets a moody atmospheric tone before …

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Bowling Shoes – DoomScroller Album Review

Alt-Pop 4 piece Bowling Shoes have just released their second album ‘DoomScroller’, a collection of intricate new tracks that showcases some of the bands finest work. Opening with the funk laden ‘Donut Phone’, the 7 track album starts as it means to go on, layering intertwining guitar licks with airy synths, flowing bass and swinging …

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Toronto Singer-Songwriter Chris Grey Shares New Electro-Pop Single ‘I Should Be Happy’

Transcending genres with his knack for fusing massive Electronic-Pop synths, with elements of Indie and swinging electronic beats, Chris Grey’s new single ‘I Should Be Happy’ highlights his ability as a producer as well as a songwriter and potential hit maker. Pairing an ear-worm vocal line with his velvety-smooth vocal tone, “I Should Be Happy” …

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Turtle Tempo Weekly Roundup: Dutch Criminal Record, Hunter James And The Titanic, DIYA And More

Here’s a selection of some of the best tracks that we’ve discovered this week: Dutch Criminal Record – Hey Charlie  Coming just ahead of their new 5 track EP ‘It’s Gonna Be Okay’, Dutch Criminal Record’s latest offering ‘Hey Charlie’ see’s them at their vibrant, uplifting best. With layers of bright, modulation tinted guitars, a …

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Turtle Tempo Weekly Roundup: Dunx, Roye, SVNDRA and more…

Here’s a selection of some of the best tracks that we’ve discovered this week: DUNX – I Land At Sea Ireland based Alt-Rocker Dunx really demonstrates the uniqueness of his sound on the new single ‘I Land At Sea’, capturing an essence of 70’s rock whilst still retaining a modern, commercial edge. Blending layers of …

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Alt-Pop Singer Songwriter RAEYA Shares ‘Just Wanna Say’

Alt-Pop artist RAEYA returns with her floating new single ‘Just Wanna Say’, an ambient yet catchy and impactful single packed with breathtaking moments. Bringing together elements of Indie, Electronica, Pop and even Folk, RAEYA perfectly strikes the balance between instrumental beauty and commercial appeal, all without sounding forced or calculated. Effortlessly flowing from section to …

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Henry Taylour Shares Beautiful Indie-Folk Single ‘The Sun (A Dog), Sand And Sea’

Working with acclaimed producer Josh Tyrrell (Seal, Van Morrison, James Morrison, Lana Del Rey), Henry Taylour has found a groove, making stunning indie-folk music akin to Ben Howard, John Martyn and Nick Mulvey. His new single ‘The Sun (A Dog), Sand And Sea’ is a prime example of not only Henry’s writing and playing ability …

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Blonds Shares Vibrant New Indie-Pop Single ‘ Something Nice’

Californian Indie-Pop artist Blonds, aka Luciano Thomas, is back with his new single ‘Something Nice’. Akin to the likes of Two Door Cinema Club, Bombay Bicycle Club and Passion Pit, Blonds brings together intertwining Indie instrumentation with elements of Electronica and Pop to create a multi faceted, genre defying sound.  ‘Something Nice’ blends glistening guitar …

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