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MEET THE NEW MILLENNIAL ANTHEM “EVIL” FROM CRANE 

Being a millennial today is matched with criticism from older generations. From buying avocado toast to not buying houses, everything we do is met with negativity for an unknown reason. Music is one way we’ve chosen to speak out about the constant criticism. CRANE’s latest track “Evil” speaks up about this.

WORLD RECORD HOLDERS THE POCKET GODS RELEASE NEW SINGLE

Bands usually aren’t usually competing for Guiness World Records, but The Pocket Gods have oddly scooped one up. The Pocket Gods released the most tracks on a digital album (100×30), that had 100 tracks on it.
While their latest release “Searching for the Divine” isn’t a world record holder, it’s four sure something for the books.

COVEY FEEDS NOSTALGIA WITH “SAME WHITE SHOES”

Nostalgia is the best and worst feeling everyone feels. Whether you’re remembering the best time of your life or the worst moment you can remember, you can feel a mix of emotions. In Covey’s recent single “Same White Shoes,” is somehow able to tie together all the feelings nostalgia can bring into a single song.

MEET THE FUNKY NEW SINGLE “BORROWED WORDS” FROM LUNA BLUE

The latest funk-infused single to hit your ears has to be “Borrowed Words” by the United Kingdom based group Luna Blue. The indie-rock-pop four piece exhibits the band’s funk-rock best with a driving, upbeat instrumentation and soaring vocals.

GROWN UP AVENGER STUFF DROP FEMALE VOCAL DOMINATED TRACK “A.I.M”

The firey rock group Grown Up Avenger Stuff just dropped the rock track of the summer “A.I.M” ahead of a new album due out later this year.

DISCONNECTED GENIUS GENIUS ROCK ALBUM NIRVIKALPA MEOW DUE OUT LATER THIS YEAR

If you were a fan of late 90s and early 2000s rock, Disconnected Genius is for you.
With the upcoming release of their second studio album, Nirvikalpa Meow (don’t ask me how to pronounce this one), Disconnected Genius is showing listeners how to make rock great again. Nirvikalpa Meow is the follow up to their debut album Dogs Chasing Fairy Tales.

JR GREEN GEAR UP FOR NEW EP WITH “TECHNICOLOUR NATIVE”

Mumford and Sons only wish they could rival the indie twang that the Scottish duo JR Green possess.
Their latest single, “Technicolour Native,” takes you into a lush bowerly dreamscape that you can’t escape. JR Green is with you at every twist and turn in your very own wilderness. While you’re battling through adversity in life, “Technicolour Native” is helping you fight.

YES YOU ARE DEBUT HGX MUSIC VIDEO

You might have heard this next track and not have known it. If you’ve seen a Pepsi MAX commercial between your TV obsessions, chances are you’ve heard the mysterious pop track from Yes You Are.

DULL BLUE LIGHTS DEBUT ALBUM HAS A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING

Blusey rock has not made headlines since Elvis took over airwaves and our hearts. And while 2017 is proving to be a massive year for pop and hip-hop, Dull Blue Lights are shaking that notion. The release of their self-titled LP flawlessly blends together rockabilly, soul, reggae and that garage rock sound.

“FIELDS” RELEASED AHEAD OF SPIRIT AWARD DEBUT ALBUM

You’d think a track recorded with Jack Endino, who worked with Nirvana, wouldn’t be as bubbly as the latest from Spirit Award.

WELSH AVENUE DEBUTS THE GREAT EXCHANGE EP

From being a biology major to recording his debut EP, college was a crazy time for singer/songwriter Mark DiLillo. The Austin, Texas based singer records under the name Welsh Avenue and created an interesting hybrid vibe he calls a cross between alternative, electronic, experimental and nu-wave music.

MEET THE FIERY SELF-TITLED DEBUT FROM LEATHER GIRLS

Texas has become the latest place for budding musicians to grow out of. The latest group to rise out of Austin is Leather Girls with their self-titled debut album via Yippee Ki Yay Records.

NIGHT DRIVE SELF-TITLED SCI-FI ALBUM

Electronic based synth music that defined the 1980s are making a come back. Night Drive’s self-titled LP perfectly blends together post-punk synth pop in a vintage style only the 80s could master. The Texas based duo found the perfect blend between between the synth centered arrangements across the entire album that combine the enough sci-fi soundtrack influences to make more interesting.

BLONDER IS BACK WITH “JUST BECAUSE”

BLONDER is back at it with another indie rock track perfect for your summer. “Just Because” comes of the band’s EP, “$5”.

DION LUNADON RELEASES FIERY SELF TITLED LP

Native New Zealander Dion Lunadon has been known since moving to America in 2009. His raucous, energetic rock & roll that he’s been making since the early 90s has brought him to release his debut solo self-titled album Dion Lunadon via Agitated Records.

RESIN IS BRINGING AN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION TO MUSIC WITH “LIE”

Industrial isn’t a typical way you’d think to describe music. Typically we think about manufacturing, the production of goods or even the Industrial Revolution from the 18th century. The LA based downtempo and industrial songwriter and producer Resin wants you to rethink that with her latest track “Lie”.

UNAPOLOGETIC TRACK “NOTHING TO SAY (NOTHIN’)” – TRISTN

Eclectic pop-rock songstress TRISTN just dropped her new track “Nothing to Say (Nothin’) from her upcoming album, January, that is due out this summer. The witty song doubles as a conversational piece about gossip.

JUICEBOXXX’S “FREAKING OUT” TIES IN BEASTIE BOY’S INFLUENCES

Mixing genes isn’t too uncommon in today’s music landscape. The latest to jump back into the hip-hop, rap and punk track that the Beastie Boy’s left behind is Juiceboxxx.

“LITTLE CHARMER” – THE TECHNICOLORS’ LATEST NOSTALGIC TRACK

Creating a seance of nostalgia for a place you’ve yet to be is hard to do in a single track. However, The Technicolors’ latest track, “Little Charmer,” is doing just that with a guitar-driven indie rock that is littered with colorful lyrics, funky basslines and sun-dappled melodies.

PONCÉ IS BRINGING BACK 80S AMERICANA WITH AFTERGLOW

Funk-dance-rock vibes are making a comeback this summer and PONCÉ is here with their latest EP, Afterglow, to help this resurgence.

OLIVER TANK’S ELECTRONIC EXPERIMENT – DEBUT ALBUM OT

For Sydney-based producer Oliver Tank, mastering the art of heartfelt and vivid soundscapes with an electronic bend wasn’t difficult. His debut album, OT, marks the timeless talent that Tank possesses in his creations that continue to be equally relevant and revolutionary.

BLONDER’S LATEST TRACK “IN AND OUT” IS PERFECT FOR SUMMER

With beachy, summer vibes and catchy riffs, “In and Out” make you want to smash the replay button. Complete with an uptempo beat, energetic guitars, and cool, fuzzy vocals with catchy and rhythmic lyrics, it’s the perfect track to sing out loud in the summer sun. The upbeat ode to a love that could (or could not) be, is full of little hooks—triple claps, oh-oh-oh’s—and frontman Constantine Anastasakis’s breezy vocals.

SECOND STILL DROP SELF TITLED DEBUT EP

Second Still is a three piece band from Los Angeles. With their electronic drum sounds, unconventional guitar lines, and strange vocal melodies that set them apart from traditional categorization.

KEELS BRINGS IN SUMMER WITH PRISON WALLS

The London-based singer-songwriter Niall Keels is quickly becoming one of the most talked about songwriters in the UK & Ireland. With pop vibes and nothing but positivity in his latest track, it’s not hard to see why.

CLOSE TALKER TEASE NEW ALBUM WITH “OKAY HOLLYWOOD”

Canadian Indie band, Close Talker, just announced, the released their first single from their third album “Okay Hollywood”.
The first single “Okay Hollywood,” out now, is the perfect release to hype up the upcoming third album, “Lens,” out this Spring.

MIEARS GOES SOLO WITH “WHO WILL SAVE YOU”

Front women from the Houston-based electronica trio BLSHS, Michelle Miears, has released her debut EP titled “Who Will Save You” to launch her solo project MIEARS.

PAMELA HUTE’S PERSONAL NEW ALBUM “HIGHLINE”

Paris based singer-songwriter Pamela Hute not only writes, plays and produces her own music giving her latest album, “Highline,” a personal edge, but Hute also operates her own independent label My Dear Recordings.

SHELITA BURKE RELEASES SEXY TRACK “PENETRATE”

Sexy pop songs have had a history of topping the charts and airwaves and the latest single from Shelita Burke, “Penetrate,” is no exception in leaving a lot up to listener’s imaginations. 2017 alone has seen the rise of sexy singles- Zayn and Taylor Swift’s “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever” and “Shape of You,” Ed Sheeran’s body loving single, mark two great examples.

SIGRID’S “DON’T KILL MY VIBE” IS AN ANGSTY POP ANTHEM

Feeling the need to scream out some lyrics? Sigrid, a 20 year old Norwegian pop artist, and her new single “Don’t Kill My Vibe” allows you to have whatever emotional catharsis you need right now.

SENATOR – “ONE NIGHT STAND” TELLING THE STORY OF A TERRIBLE NIGHT

Music is personal for every person and artist. Songs can tell stories personal to the artist and leave room for the listener to interpret it with their own experiences. Our recent find Senator puts some wild ideas in your head to let you paint quite a picture with their latest single.

ANGELIC SOUNDING JULIE BRYNE RELEASES “I LIVE NOW AS A SINGER”

Gearing up for the release of her sophomore album, Julie Bryne releases “I Live Now As A Singer”.

90S ARE MAKING A COMEBACK WITH “DAVID BOWIE” BY I AM THE POLISH ARMY

2015 and 2016 brought back the rise of the 90s grunge feel. With 2017 already shaping up to be a great year for music, more 90s inspired music is going to come out of this year.

VANBOT’S NEWEST RELEASE COLLIDE (KRASNOYARSK), AN ELECTRO-POP ANTHEM

Swedes are well known for their forward thinking in design, fashion, and of course music. Their recent export, in the form of electronic-pop Vanbot. They’ve been the talk of the town already. With distinguishing vocals from hooky melodies and striking vocals, Vanbot is all about the highest level of pop craftsmanship.

FAST ROMANTICS DEBUT A POLITICAL STATEMENT WITH “WHY WE FIGHT” LYRIC VIDEO

In a time where many are fighting against the current political state in the United States, music is one thing that can bring everyone’s feeling together.

MOTOWN REVIVAL IS HAPPENING WITH K SLOAN

Born and raised in Detroit, K Sloan was influenced and entranced by soul legends and Motown stars at an early age. These influences are clearly heard on “STAY,” combining classic Motown vibes and features with an unexpected modern twist.

THE FEM DOMS DROP ATTIC, DOESN’T DISAPPOINT FANS

Have you ever listened to a band where every song put you at ease? Each song slipped you into an explainable trance, where nothing but each note is the only thing that matters in the world at the moment. The Fem Doms latest release will do exactly that for you.